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Welcome to California Riding Academy®, LLC where riding a horse is a sport in which we take great pride.
You will receive outstanding instruction and personal attention in your
QUEST TO LEARN ALL ABOUT HORSES.

California Riding Academy®, LLC wins the LEGIS Leading Trainer
Award for the
5th Year in a Row in 2017!
Team CRA Rocks!

California Riding Academy®, LLC wins the LEGIS Leading Trainer
Award for the
4th Year in a Row in 2016!
Congratulations Team CRA!

California Riding Academy®, LLC wins the LEGIS Leading Trainer
Award for the 3rd Year in a Row in 2015!
Before the final show,
CRA was more than 250 points in the lead!
Way to go CRA Show Team!

Best Businesses 2015
Rewarding the Best in Business PressRelease 2015
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Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
California Riding Academy Receives 2015 Best Businesses of Menlo Park Award
Menlo Park Award Program Honors the Achievement
Menlo Park, October 20, 2015 -- California Riding Academy has been selected for the 2015 Best Businesses of Menlo Park Award in the Horseback Riding category by the Best Businesses of Menlo Park Award Program.
Each year, the Best Businesses of Menlo Park Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Menlo Park area a great place to live, work and play.
Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2015 Best Businesses of Menlo Park Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Best Businesses of Menlo Park Award Program and data provided by third parties.
About the Best Businesses of Menlo Park Award Program
The Best Businesses of Menlo Park Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Menlo Park area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.
The Best Businesses of Menlo Park Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community's contributions to the U.S. economy.
SOURCE: Best Businesses of Menlo Park Award Program CONTACT: Best Businesses of Menlo Park Award Program Email: PublicRelations@BestBusinesses.biz


Congratulations to Team CRA!
Leading LEG Trainer Two Years Running - 2013 & 2014!
CRA wins award by more than 254 points!
Below is slideshow LEG put together about our trip to Maui.



Congratulations to Team CRA!
We are 2013 Leading Trainer!
"Langer Equestrian Group offers incredible incentives for the trainers who attend the Woodside shows. The famously coveted Maui Trainer Incentive offers the highest scoring overall trainer among the series of LEG’s Northern Califonria horse shows a free trip to Maui, Hawaii. Jessica Harrell of California Riding Academy currently holds the lead… Who will be lounging on the beach this year? Only time will tell!" [From LEG Newsletter]




Welcome to all at
Camp Jumps For Joy! 2013

2013 Spring Break Camp
Session 1B: April 1st thru 5th
Sign Up Here!


March Pony Club Meeting!


Dr. Natalie came to visit and talked about horse anatomy.
Thank you so much for using your day off to share your knowledge with us!



Then we learned about safe trailering, and had a little fun too.
Load-up girls!





Welcome our new horse, Belle. Registered Belgian Draft.
Heels down!

January 12th & 13th, 2013: A super successful Clinic with
Bernie Traurig of EquestrianCoach.com

December 19th, 2012 Holiday Barn Party!







HALLOWEEN HORSE SHOW! 2012


Please Welcome


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Special Offer! Save 10% - Coupon code CALIFORNIARIDINGACADEMY when you check out.




Welcome New Instructor Emily Flaxman
Fresh from the UK!
And Trooper, new Selle Francais in our barn.


News Update!
Join our Lovely Staff and Wonderful Horses
and Ponies at our
Holiday Barn Party This
Sunday, December 18th from 2-5pm!


What Fun! Thanks to everyone for such
A Wonderful Time!







Day of The Horse 2011

California Riding Academy represents the joy horses bring
to the world at Day of the Horse in Woodside, Oct 8th, 2011.
Click
here for photos of the event and to purchase pictures
of your child on our beautiful pony Merlin!

At the Woodside Fall Finale, October 1st, 2011,
four of our little students entered the Lead-Line Class.
Doesn't get any cuter than this!



Duchess had her foal on Christmas Day!!!
Meet Little Noel!!!
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Mom and Filly are Great!

Now, what do we name her?

"Noel"

Join Us for our Holiday Horse Camp this year!
December 20th - 24th, 2010 9am - 1pm
CLICK HERE FOR ONLINE REGISTRATION!

What a FUN DAY! Great job by ALL
California Riding Academy Students!
Pictures Coming!

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Join Us this Sunday, November 14th 2010, for our first in-house Schooling Show! Check out those beautiful awards!

IT'S OFFICIAL!!
We have moved and are now in Barns 2 & 15
Come See Our New Digs!
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Stanford Schooling Show September 28th, 2010
Congratulations to Nicole Baker, Isabelle Safai, Natalie Dean,
Nicole Harrell, Taylor Gray & Janina Vetter!

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Natalie Dean & Monte         Taylor Gray & Aston
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Isabelle Safai & Monte     Nicole Baker & Casper
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Nicole Harrell & Little Leo     Janina Vetter & Quinn
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Special thanks to Mia! Have a great trip, see you soon!
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Nicole H., Madison, Marianna & Sarah   Nicole H., Natalie, Taylor & Nicole B.
Thanks Madison, Marianna & Sarah for all your help and encouragement.
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Nancy, our resident Horse Whisperer`

Great job girls!

California Riding Academy
has been approved by USPC (United States Pony Club)
as a Certified Riding Center!

USPC, United States Pony Club, Pony Club, California Riding Academy, Riding Lessons,
Applications are now being accepted. Check back as we
advance this exciting program!



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OUR TRUNKS ARRIVED YESTERDAY! THEY LOOK AMAZING!
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CALIFORNIA RIDING ACADEMY TACK TRUNKS
Arrived April 16th, 2010.

SPRING BREAK HORSE CAMP WAS LOADS OF FUN!
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WHAT ARE THEY LOOKING AT?
Click here for all the pictures from Spring Camp.

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