URC Lesson Information & Schedule
Quarterly lesson program registrations will be accepted up to one month before the quarter begins. Re-enrolling students: please register not later than two weeks prior to the start of the next quarter to ensure your lesson program space and options. After the re-enrollment date, new student registration is welcomed on a first-come, first-served basis.
Students must be registered, (forms filled out and submitted along with payment, a minimum of 24-hours in advance) to begin lessons. Registration forms are available under the 'Forms' tab - please fill it out and submit via email, fax, or current students may use the 'green box'. Please advise us if you are using USPS to mail forms or payments due to delays in service.
Students must submit new registration forms and waivers each quarter - thank you!
2022 Lesson/Leasing Quarters:
Spring Quarter: begins February 28th -Registration begins Feb. 1st for current students/Feb 15th for new students
Summer Quarter: begins May 30th -Registration begins May 1st for current students/May 15th for new students
Fall Quarter: week of August 29th -Registration begins August 1st for current students/August 15th for new students
Winter Quarter: week of Nov. 28th -Registration begins Nov. 1st for current students/ Nov. 15th for new students
Students may be able to join programs during a quarter for a pro-rated cost
'Moving up' levels for current students is subject to instructor approval
Missed lessons - class space is held; our horses and staff are here anticipating you/your child's attendance! Notice must be given at least 24-hrs in advance of a missed lesson to be eligible for a make-up practice ride. Missed lessons will be made up as independent practice rides on Saturdays with the exception of Beginner A/A+ students. Beginner A/A+ lessons may not have a make-up option during the quarter - we may offer roll-over credit applied to the fall quarter; make-up policy is limited to a maximum of two missed lessons per quarter.
Lessons may be added, canceled, or combined at management's discretion. URC cancelled lessons will be made-up during the quarter
Lesson Schedule by Levels and description of class skills and objectives
Beginner A/A+ (Saturdays) - For students with little to no riding experience. Students learn basic controls and work towards trotting independently. Lessons are 45 minutes long & capped at 6 students.
Saturday 9:00 - 9:45 am (Beginner A)
Saturday 10 - 10:45 am (Beginner A/A+)
Saturday 11:00 - 11:45 am (Beginner A/A+)
Small Group Beginner Lessons (weekday afternoons) - For beginner students ages 8 to adult with the ability to sit mounted on the horse unaided. Students focus on basic skills, controls and work towards trotting independently and fundamental coursework. Lessons are prompt, 30 minutes long; ideally limited to three, but no more than four students in each class.
Will resume in the Fall Quarter
Beginner B - Students trot individually without assistance. This lesson works towards trotting as a group and jumping a small X-bars.
Wednesday 4:30 - 5:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Beginner B+ - Students begin to trot as a group and learn how to canter. Jumps small courses of X-bars.
Wednesday 5:45 - 6:45 pm
Thursday 5:45 -6:45 pm
Saturday, 1:30 - 2:30 pm
Beginner C/C+- Students trot as a group and individually canter. This lesson works towards cantering in small groups and jumping courses of fences up to 12".
Tuesday 4:30 - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 7:00 - 8:00 pm
NEW!! Adult/Teen Beginner & Previous Rider Restart - For riders aged 15 to adult with little to no riding experience OR riders with previous experience looking to restart riding, beginning with the reinforcement of fundamental skills. Riders learn basic controls and work towards trotting independently and basic coursework. Lessons will be capped at 6 students.
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Intermediate A- Students trot/canter as a group and jump courses up to 18" with related lines. Students may begin to ride in open fields.
Tuesday 6:00 -7:00 pm
Thursday 4:30 - 5:30
Intermediate B- Students trot/canter as a group and jump courses 2'-2'3 in the ring or open field. Students school cross country jumps Intro/Elementary.
Monday 4:30 - 5:30 pm
Intermediate C - Students trot/canter as a group and jump fences up to 2'6". Student's school cross country jumps Elementary/Beginner Novice.
Thursday 7:00 - 8:00 pm
Saturday 2:30 - 3:30 pm
Advanced A - Students trot/canter as a group and learn lateral movements. Jumps up to 2'9" and school Beginner Novice cross country.
Monday 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00- 8:00 pm (adults)
Advanced B/C - Students trot/canter as a group and learn lateral movements. Jumps 2'11"+ and schools up to Novice level cross country fences. Must own or privately lease a horse.
Monday 6:30 - 7:30 pm