What You'll Get
For $45, today's deal gets you two English-style riding sessions (up to a $100 value) at HorseFleet Academy. The lessons take place on a farm in Wimauma, and are 45 minutes to two hours long, depending on riding experience. Riders must be at least 9 years old.
The professional instructors at HorseFleet Academy focus on three core concepts of hoofed transportation—safety, balance, and an enjoyable ride for horse and mankind. Experienced riders can bring their own saddles, but all equipment (including the horse) is provided for novices, intermediates, and advances riders alike. Beginners will start by learning the basics of horse care, including tack and grooming. Once you've beamed onto your horse, you'll get plenty of pointers and guidance focused on the seat, balance, control, and even advanced skills from an experienced instructor, readying you for an enjoyable experience. With the proper skills under your belt, you'll look like a natural extension of the mighty beast beneath you and you'll have fun taking part in the time-honored tradition of horsemanship.
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The Fine Print
Promotional value expires Aug 19, 2011. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Reservation required. Must be 9 or older. Must sign waiver. May split Groupon between 2 people. Tax and gratuity not included. Not valid with other offers. Redeemable across visits. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About HorseFleet Academy
At HorseFleet Academy, experienced equestrian Kat Wiggins hones the horseback acumen of riders both new and seasoned during focused, private lessons. Specializing in English–style riding, Wiggins helps beginners of all ages learn the basics of balance and control before they attempt to jump gorges, ford rivers, or lasso another rider’s lasso. More advanced students can display the fruits of their training at local horse shows or attend clinics to learn among expert riders and show judges.