Welcome to Warm Beach Pony Club
Warm Beach Horsemanship is a United States Pony Club Riding Center. Education, safety, sportsmanship, stewardship and fun are the foundation for members to learn riding and the care of horses. Through mounted sports, participants form habits and values while developing horsemanship skills that apply to every part of their life. Pony Club is the largest equestrian educational organization in the world.
Warm Beach Horsemanship Riding Center offers:
- Well trained, friendly school horses upon which to learn or you can bring your own horse*
- Weekly mounted group riding lessons (English and Western)
- Practice riding sessions
- Monthly unmounted horse management lessons
- Opportunity to participate in team competitions
- Camaraderie and fun with other horse enthusiasts!
- Educational structure with clear objectives and goals
- Highly qualified and certified riding instructors and staff
- Well maintained and inspected riding equipment and saddles
- Two large riding arenas with all-weather sand footing, one is covered the other is outdoor
- COVID cleaning protocols closely followed including cleaning equipment after every ride and wearing of masks
- Best of all… Time well spent with an equine friend.
*Some restrictions apply. Contact Horsemanship Director Lisa Tremain to inquire about requirements.
The staff are passionate for sharing the love of God through professional horsemanship instruction. They believe in the amazing ability of horses and horse related activities to nurture the potential in each person. The staff are active in one or more professional associations such as Certified Horsemanship Association, American Vaulting Association, and Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship.
New Zealand native, Lisa Tremain, is excited to be back at Warm Beach Camp to serve as the Horsemanship Director where she hopes to share her love of horses and God with others. Lisa first came to Warm Beach Camp as a WIT (Wrangler in Training) in 2003, and since has served in other camp ministries throughout New Zealand. She believes horses provide a unique opportunity to teach not only horsemanship skills, but also core life skills including trust, respect, communication and the importance of relationships.
Assistant Horsemanship Director
Ginger Reitz has been involved in various horse sports for decades including – riding, competing, teaching and training. In her role as the Assistant Horsemanship Director Ginger oversees the Warm Beach Vaulters competitive vaulting club and the Warm Beach Therapeutic Horsemanship programs. Ginger has a God-given compassion for those who can benefit simply from the activity and environment of vaulting, riding, and horse-related activities. Her goal is to improve people’s lives through equine-assisted activities and create space for others to connect to the love of God.