The Riding School of the Lipica Stud Farm

The Riding School of the Lipica Stud Farm provides schooling of horses and riders. Work in all programmes or at all levels of the Riding School is based on unified professional and ethical principles.

The programmes of work in the Riding School of the Lipica Stud Farm are as follows:

  • Programme for schooling horses of the Lipica Stud Farm
  • Programme for schooling horse-riders of the Lipica Stud Farm
  • Carriage-drawing programme
  • Programme of Tourist Riding School

The work of the Riding School of the Lipica Stud Farm is managed by the main trainer with assistants and performed by horse-riding teachers and riders.

The main trainer organises and leads the training of individual groups of horses. He participates in the formation and implementation of the programme of regular and additional training of riders and riders-beginners and performs professional mentorship of the work in the Tourist Riding School and the Equestrian Club Lipica.

The Riding School of the Lipica Stud Farm also performs the programme of testing working capability of Lipizzans as a part of the selection programme of the breeding programme for Lipizzan horses.