Children & Teen Horseback Riding Lessons
Since 1984, Canterbury Farm has held a high standard for the care of horses and attention to our riders. We are located in Hampshire, IL, our full-service barn and trained staff look forward to welcoming you as you begin or continue your experience in the equestrian sport. When you join Canterbury Farm you become family.
HORSEBACK RIDING IS MORE THAN JUST A SPORT
Known to many as a hobby, horseback riding is actually a dynamic activity with many advantages for children, teens and riders of all ages. From physical education to social and cognitive development and therapeutic benefits, there are many reasons why every child should experience horseback riding!
BENEFITS OF HORSEBACK RIDING FOR KIDS
- Balance and motor coordination
- Hand-eye coordination
- Core flexibility and strength
- Muscle development
- Physical endurance
Social & Emotional Development
- Confidence booster
- Gain independance
- Sense of responsibility
- Relieves stress
- Relaxing and screen-free
- Increases patience level
- Aids in improving focus and control
- Improved cognitive abilities
- Activites sympathetic nervous system
- Therapeutic exersice
- Practice time management skills
- Teaches responsibility
- Increased communication skills
- And more!
Please note that the above-listed benefits are all possible via horseback riding, however, as with all other sports and activities, each child responds differently. That stated, we take great pride in our facility and teaching methods and always do our best to aid your child(ren) in experiencing these many benefits!
TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THIS EXCLUSIVE INTRODUCTORY OFFER!
We look forward to welcoming you to Canterbury Farm! Our lessons are semi-private with up to three riders at one time. For a limited time, we are offering new riders a package of THREE lessons for just $150 – purchase below!
If you are interested in private, one-on-one, lessons, please click here to contact us, we are happy to discuss rates, details and availability.
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