SSF Equine Vaulting Meet & Greet August 18th @10am. Open to public!!

SSF is holding a meeting to gather a group of people in our community interested in starting an Equine Vaulting club with goals in future to possibly compete. Myself and the barn manager visited Coach Valerie Carter, a national and international judge for a private lesson and for information on how to begin our own new journey! Valerie will be at this event for you to meet in person and to answer any questions. We learned so much from proper training equipment needed for horse and rider to how to begin lessons. Hope to see you there!! We are so excited by the amount of interest we are already getting! Please RSVP to Nina Fisher at 904-814-0631.

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New ideas surfacing for SSF and our community!!

SSF is excited to be looking into and researching the prospect of Equine vaulting in the near future, September being my goal. As the owner and trainer of SSF I am always looking into new ideas for my students and community. I am currently searching for both young men and women with gymnastic abilities to transfer onto performing their skills on a horse. Riding skills is not required. I am looking to form a group to put together as a team to compete as a club. I currently am in search of the required training equipment for both horse and student to begin as well as equine vault coaches willing to travel to us….stay tuned!!!! Please contact Nina Fisher at 904-814-0631 with any information to assist or for any questions.

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SSF lessons begin again August 13th!!

Mark your calendar folks, we here at SSF will begin routine lessons again as the summer is winding down and the school year being just around the corner! We only have 4 openings so dont delay and please contact Nina Fisher at 904-814-0631 for any questions or further details. We only offer group lessons. (*see Lessons menu link for lesson days/times and fees*) We will welcome many new faces as well as old faces! SSF looks forward to lots of new beginnings and journies for all! See ya in the saddle!!

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SSF Summer Camp Week 2!

Day 1:

New campers meeting the horses and their counselors!

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In the saddle and on the leadline learning the ropes with their counselors!!

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Campers double barebacking with their counselors in a game of Freeze tag!

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Lunch break!

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Day 2:

Morning Trail ride off property with their counselors!

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Campers working on steering and learning how to post with their counselors!

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Campers having fun and reaching for the stars!

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SSF Summer Camp Week 1

Day 1: Learning In-Hand

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Everyone in the saddle eager and ready to learn:

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Learning in the saddle on the lead line:

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Riding on their own and finding their balance:

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Day 2:

Playing Freeze Tag, working on balance and going over poles!

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Ella (established SSF rider) on top of “Whiskey” showing the new campers how fun horses can be!

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Grace(established SSF rider) jumping “Honey”!

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Day 3:

Playing Simon Says!

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Team race to put back together a Bridle!

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In Hand Obstacle Course! 

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Grooming!

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Bareback!!!

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Day 4:

Mini Trail ride on property!

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Learning to post the trot and going over poles!

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Day 5:

Trotting over vertical pole jump and learning two point position!

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Campers goofing off, having fun and relaxing with their mounts! Much deserved for both parties!

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Few of the horses and campers captured getting some R & R in!

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PIZZA PARTY to celebrate the last day of camp and much deserved for all their hard work!

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Ella and the other Ella showing off their skills in bareback double jumping & in the 2 man pick up game!

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Thanks to these awesome campers for coming and we hope to see them all again!

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Summer Camp Week 0: SSF riders have some fun!!

Day 1: Bounce line

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Day 2:

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Ella & “Chip”

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Day 3: Bonding

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Day 4: Hog’s Back Jump

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Oxer Jump:

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Swedish Oxer Jump:

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After lunch Trailer Loading practice:

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3’3 Bounce Line:

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Day 5:

Bounce line

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3’3″ Jump:

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