60th Anniversary Schedule of Events

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Join us September 7th for a day of celebration and fun!

6:30 -- Gates open; silent auction opens for bidding, food truck opens

7:00 -- 5K Run/Walk Race Day registration opens

7:45 -- Welcome remarks by Carly Brookshire

8:00 -- Start of 5K Run/Walk

9:45-10:15 -- Award presentations

11:00-1:00 -- Riding demonstrations:

•Riding Centre Lesson Group Demonstration w/Carolyn Bailey

•Therapeutic Demonstration w/ Carolyn Bailey

•Jumping Demonstration w/ Jim Nealon)

1:00-5:00 -- Live music

2:00-3:00 -- “Adopt-a-Horse” Auction 

4:00 -- Silent auction closes

5:00 -- Closing remarks

More info here.

Posted on August 4, 2019 .

Jumping Clinic with Jim Nealon August 3rd


Join us at The Riding Centre in Yellow Springs, Ohio on August 3, 2019 for a fundraiser jumping clinic with Jim Nealon. All levels welcome. Group lessons: $45.00 per rider. All proceeds go to support the programs at The Riding Centre. You may sign up at the Centre or contact Jim at jfnealon@hotmail.com by July 31, 2019 if you would like to participate.

Posted on June 23, 2019 .

Pre-Register for The Riding Centre Therapeutic Program Benefit 5K Run/Walk

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Want to get fit, have some fun, and help support our therapeutic riding program? Join us on September 7, 2019, 8 AM (rain or shine) for The Riding Centre Therapeutic Program Benefit 5K Run/Walk, in conjunction with our 60th Anniversary Celebration!

Stay after the race to learn more about us and help us celebrate our 60th anniversary of fostering a love of horses and teaching horsemanship and horseback riding to everyone, no matter their ability.

There will be a celebration and fundraiser events from 1 to 5 PM, riding demonstrations showcasing our therapeutic riding and jumping programs, a silent auction from 6 AM to 4:30 PM (you need not be present to win), food and live music!

Pre-registration: $20 or $30 with t-shirt

To guarantee a t-shirt, registrations must be postmarked by August 23.

Late/Race Day Registration: $25 (register 6:30-7:30 AM)

Pay with a credit card by clicking the button below.

5K Pre-Registration Payment

Send all inquiries to terry.luzader.2@us.af.mil.

Posted on May 15, 2019 .

Jumping Clinic with Lori Miller May 5

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Join us at The Riding Centre in Yellow Springs, Ohio on May 5, 2019 for a fundraiser jumping clinic with Lori Miller. Lori is a Miami Valley event rider and the owner/trainer at Greenstone Stables in Germantown. She has been a professional for over 20 years and ridden for over 35 years. Currently events at the intermediate/preliminary level and spends the rest of her time retraining thoroughbreds off the track for Friends of Ferdinand, starting young horses, and teaching a wide variety of students from beginners to other professionals.

This clinic will focus on grid work and stadium jumping. All levels welcome. Group lessons: $45.00 per rider. A portion of the proceeds goes to support the programs at The Riding Centre. Please contact Adriene Kramer at adrienekramer@gmail.com or Jim Nealon at jfnealon@hotmail.com by April 28, 2019 if you would like to participate.

Posted on March 20, 2019 .

Giving Tuesday, November 27

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The Riding Centre is participating in Giving Tuesday on Tuesday, November 27, through the Yellow Springs Community Foundation.   #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide.

Please go to www.ysgivingtuesday.org to support The Riding Centre.  All donations on Giving Tuesday are tax deductible and will go toward our therapeutic riding program. 

Thank you for giving!

Posted on November 6, 2018 .

The Riding Centre's 2019 Calendar

The Riding Centre 2019 Calendar is looking for quality photos of Riding Centre horses, cats, properties, and/or events. All photos should be sent to hannah.nade@gmail.com. If you are interested in purchasing a calendar, order forms are available at The Riding Centre.

Posted on October 11, 2018 .

Time Is Running Out!

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There are less than two weeks left to send in your registration forms to ride with Elaine Meredith Steele, a Level IV Centered Riding Apprentice. 

Whether you are new to Centered Riding® or just want to brush up on your techniques, Elaine's clinic will be enjoyable and educational for all.  Join us Saturday and Sunday, October 20-21, 2018 at The Riding Centre.  All proceeds support the Centre’s therapeutic and general riding programs.

Posted on October 3, 2018 .