Riding Academy

Horseback Riding Lessons in Nevada

The Reno-Tahoe Equestrian Centre’s Riding Academy provides riders with all levels of experience, and from every age group, with a comprehensive education in the art and science of horsemanship. With advanced degrees and a wealth of national competition experience and success, RTEC instructors excel in their ability to transfer technical knowledge directly from teacher to student in a safe and enjoyable environment. With a wide range of rates and packages, RTEC students are able to select a program that fits their lifestyle and helps them move forward in the realization of their equestrian goals.

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Why train with RTEC?

  • Impeccable safety record
  • Cutting edge facility
  • Conveniently located 5 minutes from Sierra Summit Mall (intersection of Mt. Rose highway and 395)
  • Nationally ranked trainers
  • Flexible schedules in numerous discipline

Please be advised that Body Mass Index (BMI) limitations are in place for clients of RTEC. Weight restrictions are not meant to cause discomfort or embarrassment, but to ensure the safety of riders and maintain the health and well-being of our horses. The maximum rider weight is 210 pounds, regardless of height. The maximum BMI is 31.

Please use the chart below to determine your BMI. Find your height in the left column, and move across the chart to find your weight. The top row will show the BMI number for your height and weight. Ineligible BMI numbers and weights are shaded in light red.

We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone who is in poor physical condition, weighs over 210 pounds, and/or has a BMI that exceeds 31.