May News at North Country Horses

Spring lessons, horse shows, gymkhanas, and lots of activities going on at NCH in May!!

Congratulations to our horses and riders that had a fantastic (although wet and cold) weekend in Fonda this past weekend!! A huge thank you to all the family members that came to support our riders, hold horses, clean boots and feed us!! 

This week we have a couple of horses and riders going to the Saratoga Horse Show on Friday! Good luck to Alila and Sydney!!

**Please join us on Saturday, May 10 at 3:00pm, at the Saratoga Horse show to watch the Grand Prix! If you have never seen this level (height) of jumping up close, this is a great opportunity!

Amanda is hoping lots of our riders can make it!

Saturday, May 17 is our first trip to the Cambridge Saddle Club Gymkhana!! Please let us know ASAP if you plan on going, and we will get you all the details!! A horse request form will need to be filled out.

We welcome 2 new Re Run horses to the farm this week, Good Attitude and Rising of the Moon! They are looking for a new home and career!

Adult ride night is Tuesday, May 13 at 6:30. Please sign up on the board or RSVP to the NCH rider/boarder facebook page. 

Game night is Friday, May 23 at 6:30pm, RSVP necessary on the board or via facebook! 

Memorial weekend is May 24-26, please let us know if you are traveling and won't be coming for your lessons.

May 30th brings us back to Fonda for the final Winning Weekends Horse show, Please fill out a horse request form by May 12 if you are planning on showing. Classes for everyone on either Saturday or Sunday.

Rope and Run has been rescheduled for June 22 from 12-3pm. Registration and payment must be submitted by June 18. $25 for all abilities and ages 6 years and up, pizza included!!

Last month we welcomed Elisa to our team of trainers!! We now have 5 trainers teaching 6 days a week, both English and Western. All students will likely be taught by each trainer, to ensure familiarity and convenience for riders and trainers. Don't forget, no Sunday lessons until October. Everyone needs a day off!!


-arrive at least 15-20 minutes prior to lesson time

-24 hour notice of cancellation to avoid being charged for the lesson

-lesson packages are to be used within 8 weeks time

-team jackets available by order, when $50 payment is received

-boots with a heel must be worn by all riders

-summer camp is filling up, get your registration papers in to secure your spot

-half leases are available for spring/summer by the month. $220 per month, PLUS weekly riding lesson

**ALL RIDERS are to clean the wash stall after their ride/lesson! Keeping the barn clean is every one's responsibility, we appreciate every one's cooperation.