A New Rider’s Guidebook

Tips for first-time horseback riders and parents. New Riders Guidebook

Pick up a hard copy of A New Rider’s Guidebook at one of Alberta’s Greenhawk locations, download the guide, or view it online.

You will find helpful information on the following topics:

  • Equestrian riding disciplines
  • Why it’s important to choose a certified instructor/coach
  • Tips on picking the right riding facility
  • What to wear to your first riding lesson
  • Helmet safety
  • Risk protection
  • Rider Programs
  • Expectations for rider progress
  • Health benefits
  • Safety tips
  • Frequently asked questions

Events

Apr
28
Wed
2021
7:00 pm How to go Horse Camping: From Tr... @ Online Seminar via Zoom
How to go Horse Camping: From Tr... @ Online Seminar via Zoom
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
How to go Horse Camping: From Trail Riding to Pack Trips @ Online Seminar via Zoom
We look forward to your participation in our online Community Engagement Session – How to go Horse Camping: From Trail Riding to Pack Trips – featuring Tania Millen, Author and Backcountry Packer. Session Details: Tania[...]
Aug
2
Mon
2021
all-day Advanced Equine Sports Massage a... @ WELCA
Advanced Equine Sports Massage a... @ WELCA
Aug 2 – Sep 10 all-day
Advanced Equine Sports Massage and Vertebral Realignment Course @ WELCA
6 week advanced course, Monday-Friday. The complete massage of the horse, over 30 treatments, over 50 stretches, conformation analysis, gait analysis, lymphatic drainage, deep fascia release, vertebral realignment and joint play, business acumen, owner’s reports,[...]

To better serve our website visitors and members, we are continually updating our Business, Club, Instructor, Coach, Officials and Stable/Facility Listings.  We can help you find what you’re looking for.

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Questions? Concerns? Ideas? We'd love to hear from you.

Address

#120, 251 Midpark Blvd SE
Calgary, AB T2X 1S3

 

Contact

403- 253-4411
Toll Free: 1-877-463-6233
Fax: 403-252-5260
[email protected]

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday:
8:30am - 4:30pm
Saturday, Sunday & Holidays:
CLOSED

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