At Work to Ride, students learn how to care for horses, forming bonds with the horses and other students along the way. Some go on to compete in horse shows [...]
Through polo, 14-year-old Marisol Jimenez’s stresses fade away. “I feel like this is where I'm supposed to be. This is my passion,” she said. Marisol found the sport through the [...]
It started with a wrong turn while driving in Philadelphia's Fairmount Park. That was how 8-year-old Shariah Harris and her mother found the stables of an equestrian program called "Work [...]
ARCHER & BUCHANAN is proud to contribute to the Work to Ride Horsemanship, Equine Sports and Education Program at the Chamounix Equestrian Center in Philadelphia. Work to Ride (WTR), founded [...]
Sheinelle Jones heads to Philadelphia to go inside the Chamounix Equestrian Center, where kids are learning all about horses and how to take care of them. Lezlie Hiner developed the [...]
6 ABC Philadelphia: Famous fashion line shines the light on young people working at a stable in Philly
A horse stable in the middle of Philadelphia is busy taking care of injured horses and it's all run by young people. The work underway at the stable recently caught [...]
Young people in Philadelphia's Work to Ride program, which allows underprivileged youths to experience horsemanship, are helping redefine the typical image of polo players.
Philadelphia students are learning life lessons on horseback and they’re ready for their closeup. They are the new faces of a major fashion designer’s new ad campaign and they said [...]
The Philadelphia Inquirer: The Upside, Inside Work to Ride, the Philly nonprofit producing polo stars
The nonprofit teaches equestrian sports, but it also teaches life skills. Current and former students from their program recently modeled for Polo Ralph Lauren.
Polo Ralph Lauren, not exactly the first brand name that comes to mind when you think of West Philly, launched a new ad campaign this week in collaboration with a [...]