Work To Ride Horsemanship, Equine Sports and Education
Founded in 1994, Work to Ride (WTR) is a 501 c3, non-profit community-based prevention program that aids disadvantaged urban youth though constructive activities centered on horsemanship, equine sports and education. The program is housed at Chamounix Stables, located in Fairmount Park, Philadelphia.
Work to Ride Equestrian Program offers public riding lessons for both adults and children from April through November. Winter lessons are held as weather permits.
See you Next Summer for Camp 2019
Summer Camp 2018
Horseback Riding Camp – June 25 to Aug 3th
Six, one week camps. Sign up for one or all 6. Open to all horse loving kids between the ages of 8 to 15 who want to learn about horses and how to ride.
Work To Ride programs and activities are designed to explore new ways of engaging youth in significant educational, social and cultural experiences that are otherwise unavailable. The youth build relationships and develop problem-solving skills through spirited teamwork and cooperation. Activities at the stables as well as during competitions and trips allow participants to interact with diverse people and to be exposed to a variety of new experiences.
In the News
- Fall 2018 Polo Schedule October 12, 2018
- Work to Ride Has a New Website October 5, 2018
- WHYY Feature Story on Work To Ride August 9, 2018
- 22ND Annual Polo Fundraiser to Benefit Work to Ride August 8, 2018
- 2017 Watch USPA National Intercollegiate Polo Finals, Roger Williams vs Southern Methodist University August 8, 2018