Welcome to Woodside Vaulters

Woodside Vaulters currently offers semi-private classes from Tiny Tot through Advanced Canter levels. Programs may include instruction on the horse, stationary barrel and Movie (moving barrel) at our barn. In addition, members can sign up for barrel, stretching and fitness classes via Zoom.

For information about a
FREE trial class email us at info@woodsidevaulters.org.

Join us for Summer Camp 2023 the weeks of June 19-23, July 10-14, and July 17-21. Kids ages 6 through 12 are welcome.  No vaulting experience necessary. Registration opens this January. We look forward to meeting you!
 
ABOUT WOODSIDE VAULTERS

Woodside Vaulters, founded in 1990, is one of the largest and most successful vaulting clubs in the United States. The club emphasizes horsemanship, safety, team-building, communication skills, fitness, and relationship between vaulter and horse.  

Our mission is to provide a safe environment where each vaulter has the best opportunity to reach his/her individual goals, for vaulting and for life.

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WHAT IS
VAULTING?

Equestrian vaulting combines elements of gymnastics and dance performed to music on a moving horse.  The horse moves in a circle on a longe line and is controlled by a longeur. Vaulters begin on stationary barrels and progress to performing on the horse at the walk and trot. Experienced vaulters perform at the canter.

OUR PROGRAMS

Introduction to Vaulting:

 

Woodside Vaulters offers  introductory vaulting classes for children new to the sport of vaulting.  Our Tiny Tots classes are for children aged 4 to 6, and our Introductory Walk and Trot classes engage children age 6 and older.  No prior riding or gymnastics experience is required.

 

 

 

 

For Experienced Vaulters:

 

Already an experienced vaulter? Contact us and we'll help you find the competitive or high performance experience that is right for you. Please direct all inquiries to 

info@woodsidevaulters.org

Woodside Vaulters is a 501(c) non-profit organization.  As such, we rely on contributions from the community in order to provide the highest quality programs for our vaulters and maintain the highest standards of care for our horses.  

Your donations may be tax deductible.

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      Summer Camp 2022

What:
Learn the basics of vaulting on horseback. Activities include artistic gymnastics, conditioning, vaulting on a stationary barrel, and horses!

When:
June 20-24 - experienced trotters only
July 11-15 - no experience needed
July 18-22. - no experience needed


Who:
kids ages 6-12

Where:
The Horsepark at Woodside


Register for Camp today!
 

Is Vaulting Safe?

 

We work to provide a safe vaulting experience for all of our vaulters. According to the Equestrian Vaulting USA:

"Vaulting is not only the safest of the equestrian sports, it is documented safer than riding bicycles, playing on playground equipment, and even playing soccer."