Working students must be:
Current FMF riders
At least 12 years old
Outgoing, friendly, and kind to EVERYONE– human and equine
Responsible, thorough, and orderly in work habits
Helpful to others
Willing to learn new skills
Self-motivated and ready to work hard!
Working students get to:
Ride in more lessons
Learn valuable skills
Educate new riders
Working student jobs include:
Greeting new riders
Assisting with lessons
Grooming and general horse care (treatments, turn-out, blanketing, etc.)
Feeding and watering
Mucking stalls and paddocks
Facilities maintenance (watering arenas, cleaning water troughs, etc.)
Other duties as assigned
Effective 5/25/21: EVERYONE on the farm MUST:
At this time, parents/spectators are not permitted up at the grooming barn, unless their rider meets ANY of the criteria below:
If a rider meets any of those criteria, ONE parent/spectator may accompany them to the barn.
At this time, parents/spectators are permitted to watch lessons from outside the arenas and/or from the PCUs.