Training at Valinor Farm:

Erin Risso
is the resident instructor and trainer at Valinor. She is USEA ICP level 2 certified and has successfully competed up through the CIC 2* level on a horse she started and is currently competing several youngsters. She teaches and coaches both young riders/adults just starting out through Prelim competitors. Erin uses a positive approach and a systematic training program to educate horse and rider and ensure that riders of all abilities can achieve success. 

Lisa Risso is the assistant trainer at Valinor.  She is a licensed MA riding instructor and currently competes her OTTB Jericho at Training Level.

Training fees:
Training at Valinor is available in several formats.  Full training board includes full board and 5 training rides per week. Partial training board (3x week) and training rides are also available.

Send your horse to Aiken for training to get a jump start on the 2015 season. Erin will be in Aiken February and March 2015. Email for more info.

Winter Session 2015 Fee Schedule