“Thank you for helping me be brave,” GallopNYC rider Gabe told Marie, his instructor, after he rose to a new challenge in his riding lesson. Be brave! That sums up our growth and achievements this year, as we show you in our Annual Report. This past year was a pivotal one for GallopNYC, as we […]
GallopNYC is pleased to announce the acquisition of the horse stables near Forest Park, Queens, operated for many years as Lynne’s Riding School, at 88-03 70th Road, Forest Hills, NY 11375. The stable will be known as GallopNYC Forest Hills. GallopNYC plans to use the stable primarily for full time therapeutic riding programming, but will […]
After months of renovations, we moved our horses over to Sunrise and we have our stable license! The horses seem very happy with their light, airy stalls. They can see each other too! MOCHA takes a look around! We rescued him from the former Cedar Lane years ago so he is coming back to a […]
Thanks to Community Board 10 we discovered that the original name of our new site was SUNRISE STABLES. We love the name and it has the advantage of avoiding confusion with nearby Gemini Fields. Parks approved the name and our new site, formerly Cedar Lane and briefly Gemini Stables, will now be Sunrise Stables. The […]
A new research report confirms that Therapeutic Riding intervention increased empathy and reduced maladaptive behaviours.
Success Story! Tovi says his first letter – H! Marie reports that Tovi said his first letter today – an “H” – wonder what that stands for?
GallopNYC is a DBNA Community Foundation Grantee! GallopNYC with all 2016 Grantees. Above, GallopNYC’s Virginia Terry with MaryAnne Gilmartin, Rev. Dr. Herbert Daughtry and Sharon Daughtry all of the Atlantic Yards/NETS/DBNA Community Foundation. Thank you for supporting our riders! That gift will help a lot of kids ride.
Founder and board member Terry Lawler passed away July 22, 2016 after a long illness. She was a founder of GallopNYC, a Board Member, and an early believer, as well as a loyal volunteer. She will be deeply missed.
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