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    Columbia Horse Center, Inc.
     10400 Gorman Rd.
     Laurel, MD 20723
     301-776-5850





RIDING LESSONS

         * Pony Pal: 5 - 7
         * Children: 8 - 16
         * Adult: 17 - up
         * Homeschool
 

Group Packages
Semi-Private  Packages
Private Packages

For more information
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INTERESTED
IN
 LESSONS?
 

Try our
Introductory Lesson

Every Saturday
1:00 PM
$20.00 per person

Receive a $20 voucher toward lessons.

Show up by 12:45.
Ages 5 years old & up.
Limited space available.
Limit 2 riders per family/group.

INFORMATION

WINTER WEATHER
POLICY

- Barn will be closed if Howard County has an emergency plan in effect. NOT just when schools are closed.

- The web-site, Facebook, & Twitter  will always be updated for closings. You can also call the barn at 301-776-5850.

- CHC has a very liberal make-up policy. There are several make-up lessons to add in to. All make-ups should be completed before the expiration date.

- The office must be notified by 3:00 on the same day during the weekdays and by 8:00 AM on the weekends. Riders will forfeit their lesson if the barn is not notified prior to the lesson. Thank you.

- Working students and staff, be sure to dress warm with lots of layers, gloves and hats.

Shows & Clinics at Columbia Horse Center

It is important to Columbia Horse Center to offer our students as well as other riders a place to test their skills. Several times a year the barn hosts Hunter/Jumper Schooling Shows, Dressage Schooling Shows, In-House Shows, Prix Caprilli Tests, & clinics. 



SHOW INFORMATION

In-House Shows:
Children's In-House: Monday, 5/25/15 & 9/7/15
Adult In-House: 3/14/15       
Timex In-House Horse Trial: 6/13/15        

Hunter/Jumper Schooling Shows:   
DATE: 
Sunday, 9/27/15
Saturday, 10/24/15
Sunday, 11/15/15


Entry Form: Fall 2015
Prize List: Fall 2015
Points:  4/11/15 | 5/03/15 | 6/07/15
Placings: 4/11/15 | 5/03/15 | 6/07/15

Dressage Schooling Shows:
 
DATE: 
9/20/15
10/18/15
11/22/15

OPENING:
8/20/15
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CLOSING: 
TBA
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JUDGE:
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Entry Form:
Fall 2015

Ride Times:  11/16/14
Results:  3/22/15 | 5/11/14 |
6/8/14

Columbia Horse Center also offers a variety of clinics throughout the year. 


HUNTER/JUMPER SCHOOLING SHOWS

Class Fee:  $15.00 per class
Add Back: $30.00 per class


*Jumper courses designed by Javier Corradini.
*Hunter courses designed by Catherine Densmore.

HUNTER RING I: Starts 8:30
JUMPER RING II: Starts 8:30

         GENERAL RULES & INFORMATION

  • Proof of current negative Coggin’s Certificate required.
  • The age of an individual on December 1st of the prior year will be maintained throughout the entire competition year.
  • Proper show attire required for Hunter Ring. Riding Academy & Jumper Ring allowed neat & tidy with Polo shirts.
  • All riders must wear an approved riding helmet when mounted.
  • All decisions by the judge are final.
  • No smoking is allowed in or around the barns or in-gate areas.
  • Concessions stand on premises.
  • Trailers please park in paddocks, cars in parking lot.
  • Please, clean up after yourself.
  • Dogs on a leash at all times.
  • Hunter Ring opens for schooling 6AM – 8AM. Schooling Break is not before 11:00 for later classes. No schooling in the Jumper Ring.

DRESSAGE SCHOOLING SHOWS

AWARDS
  • 1st – 6th place ribbons will be awarded for each test.
  • One high score ribbon will be awarded for each show.
  • Champion and reserve champion ribbons awarded at the series end will be given for each class. The two highest scores for each rider/horse combination in a class will count for these awards.
  • Classes 1-3, 4-6 and 7-9 may be combined.
AGE DIVISIONS
  • Child 15 years and younger
  • JR/YR 16-21 years
  • Adult 22 years and older
GENERAL INFORMATION
  • Proper show attire is required.
  • Helmets must be worn at all times when mounted.
  • Tentative show start time is 8 AM.
  • No refunds will be given after closing date.
  • Show will NOT be cancelled due to rain.
  • CHC will not be able to provide readers.
HOW TO ENTER
  • Make check payable to Columbia Horse Center.
    • $25.00 per test
    • $15.00 per test will be applied to CHC students using school horses.
    • No horse fee for Equi-Lease members
  • Entries will only be accepted between opening and closing dates.
  • Entries can be accepted in person at Columbia Horse Center.
  • Enter by mailing a completed entry form, entry fees, and Negative Coggins performed less than 12 months prior to show to:

Dressage Show Secretary, Kate Miska
1806 Summit Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21227


IN-HOUSE SHOWS

What a wonderful opportunity for our students to show off their skills and compare their riding to other riders of the same level. The In-House shows are very relaxed, provide support and encouragement, and are family friendly. Columbia Horse Center offers classes from beginner to advanced for our students to come together and have a fun time. What a  great environment for our students to start experiencing what it's like to show!

COST

  • $10.00 per class
  • 50% off for Equi-Lease Members
  • No horse fee

 

ATTIRE

  • Casual attire
  • What you wear in lessons.

 

 

 


SHOWS

10/26/14 - Hunter/Jumper Schooling Show
09/27/14 - Hunter/Jumper Schooling Show
09/14/14 - Dressage Schooling Show
09/01/14 - Children's In-House Show
05/26/14 - Children's In-House Show


12/06/13 - Adult In-House Show
Fall 2013 - Hunter/Jumper Shows
09/29/13 - Timex Horse Trial

09/02/13 - Children's In-House Show
05/27/13 - Children's In-House Show
03/09/13 - Adult In-House Show

11/03/12 - Timex Horse Trial
10/13/12 - Hunter/Jumper Schooling Show
09/16/12 - Hunter/Jumper Schooling Show
09/03/12 - Children's In-House Show

05/28/12 - Children's In-House Show
03/10/12 - Adult In-House Show


Thinking about riding lessons for a gift?

Columbia Horse Center
GIFT CERTIFICATES

Call 301-776-5850



  
  

FALL SHOW DATES POSTED!

Looking forward to seeing
all the competitors!


HOME SCHOOL
RIDING LESSONS
2015 / 2016
DATES POSTED!

Four 8-week Sessions
Lecture + Riding
$255.00
Ages 5 thru 15


More Information


DAY AT THE BARN
One-Day Camps

Ride 2x day.
Lectures and crafts.
Play with the ponies.

$95.00 per day
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

MON - 09/14/15
WED - 09/23/15
FRI - 10/02/15
FRI - 10/16/15
WED - 11/25/15
MON - 01/18/16
FRI - 02/05/16
MON - 02/08/16
MON - 02/15/16
TUES - 04/26/16
FRI - 05/20/16

Open to ages 5 - 15.
Students and non-students.
Must have boots, helmet, and lunch.
Call the barn to register.
301-776-5850

RELEASE FORM



ONLINE OFFER

Come try out our
INTRODUCTORY LESSON.
$20.00 per person
Receive a $20 voucher toward lessons.

EVERY SATURDAY
1:00 PM

Arrive by 12:45.
Minimum age is 5 years old.
Limit 2 riders per family/group.