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One performance only! Ride of the Valkyries at BBQ!

Posted on August 26, 2017

Watch the eight riders in full battle dress help celebrate Cricket Hill’s 30th year!

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Jumping added to the Egg Hunt & Races!

Posted on April 15, 2017

Once again the weather smiled on us for the Egg Hunt!

After collecting the goodies, contestants filled a plastic egg with sand and lined up for the races.

Then came jumping – it was Show Jumping, not Hunters -  speed and faults!

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Lulu awarded Goldstar V – 1st in program’s 11 year history

Posted on March 10, 2017

Congratulations to Lulu on achieving GoldStar V, working with her fabulous pony Madison and Kira! This module has also been newly revised and covers much more than the previous edition. We wish you well on GoldStar VI and this year at the Youth Dressage Festival!

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Deb and Courante return to Cricket Hill

Posted on March 1, 2017

Courante and Deb are pictured here at our Spring Show last year. We were happy to learn they were coming back, but unfortunately, Courante sustained a tendon injury a week before he was due to arrive. So sadly, he is here now on rehabilitation. He’s getting lots of TLC from Deb and staff, and Delilah, his next door neighbor, provides good company.

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Riders “Find Their Seat” at Unmounted Clinic

Posted on February 18, 2017

It was a packed house tonight at Cricket Hill’s unmounted Centered Riding clinic! Thirteen riders – some on their annual return, others for the first time – came for the start of their Spring Tune-up! Cricket Hill’s own Jami Wallace, Level III Instructor, introduced the group to the four basic principles of Centered Riding. Everyone celebrated each person’s “aha” moment. Sign up for “Finding Your Seat II” March 11. Clinics may be scheduled with Jami at Cricket Hill throughout the year.

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Three Saddle Clubbers awarded four GoldStar Certificates!

Posted on January 15, 2017

Saddle Clubbers took a moment this busy afternoon to recognize the achievements of three chums! Amel and Amelie were awarded certificates and patches for GoldStar I. Claire was awarded both GoldStar I and II, completed over the past few months. Congratulations! GoldStar provides a firm foundation for all types of riding, and is a great way to watch a rider’s progress.

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