Welcome to the home of the SaltSpring Therapeutic Riding Association
On this site you can learn more about therapeutic riding on Salt Spring Island, find out how to take part in the program, sign up to be a volunteer, view our calendar for the upcoming year, and so much more!
The Salt Spring Therapeutic Riding Association provides quality, professional equine assisted activities for both children and adults with special needs. Equine assisted activities help to improve muscle tone, balance, posture, coordination and motor development as well as psychological, cognitive, behavioral, communication and emotional well being. We are dedicated to enriching the lives of children and adults with disabilities.
The Salt Spring Therapeutic Riding Association's
14th annual Ride\Walk-a-thon 2016
This year's Ride-a-thon was dedicated to our beloved Laddy.
Over $4000 was raised by our 8 riders, 18 walkers and 25 attendees.
Special thanks to Shane Barclay for again sponsoring the event. Laughing Daughter for the delicious gluten free desserts; Wes for the bbqing, Sarah and Tish for the chopping and cleaning; Sasha for creating the wonderful memorial video; Trish, Gord, John and Matt for supplying the great music; James; the Rotary griddle and especially to everyone who sponsored.