Paragon FAQ

What is Saddle Seat?
Saddle Seat is a style of horse riding within the category of English riding. It is designed to show off the horses' natural abilities and its rider's horsemanship in the show ring.
What age do lessons start?
We offer Tiny Tot lessons for children 5 and under. These lessons are shorter in time and are adjusted to each child's abilities.
Do you jump at Paragon?
No we do not. Our program is focused on rider's skill and ability to ride their horse on the flat.
What equipment do I need for lessons?   After 1 month of lessons, all riders need to purchase their own gloves, jods, boots, and helmets. Please see our required riding attire handout to purchase the correct attire.
I've been taking lessons for a
while... now what?
Our program's natural progression is from lessons to our Academy Team, to our Show Team. In order to join a team, you must attend lessons twice a week, which is also a great way to better yourself as a rider!