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Russellville Manor Illinois Hunter Jumper Lessons

Hunter Jumper Lessons
Illinois Horse shows

2011 Showing on the ISC
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(815) 540-2592

Hunter Jumper Lessons

Beginner Riding Lessons

Hunter Jumper Lessons For Beginners:
If you are new or have no experience at all with horses and need some basic instruction on how to care, ride, and maintain your equine friend, we can help. There are only a handful of barns in Northern Illinois that provide a safe ride environment with the type of facility we have to offer. Offering hunter jumper lessons for the beginner. Learning how to tack up your horse, ground work, riding position, lunging, walk and trot. We offer basic Hunter lessons to intermediate instruction that can provide you with the knowledge and information you need to care for your horse.

Intermediate Hunter Jumper

Hunter Jumper Lessons For Intermediate:
Have you been riding for a while and need to take it to the next level? Do you want to move from basic riding to hunt seat or jumping and cross country? Our hunter jumper lesson programs can take you there. We can evaluate your current skills and discuss your desires to construct what the appropriate lesson program design would be to improve your hunt skills and confidence in riding and provide you with the end results.

Advanced Hunter Jumping

Hunter Jumper Lessons For Advanced:
If you are looking for advanced lessons in Hunt seat or Jumping, our trainer has the experience to take you to the next level. Looking to move from Open shows to Rated shows? We are the barn for you. Not all barns and trainers are equal and we know that. Our goal is to provide you with a friendly environment to take your skills to where you want them to be. We are currently showing on the rated Illinois Short Circuit for hunter jumper and have a proven track record in Open and Rated communities of Illinois show jumping of being successful with many different riders of all ages with various skill levels and desires.

Hunter Jumper Shows

Spring Grove Hunter Jumper Open Show

Hunter Jumper Open Shows:

We started showing in Illinois on the hunter jumper open circuit in 2000 with our own horses when we boarded at another facility. In 2004, we opened our own Illinois horse boarding facility and transitioned to our own barn name. Throughout the years we have built our reputationin Northern Illinois through successful riders and results in the hunter jumper open shows, 4H clubs, and county fairs. We have trained and supported riders of all ages and skill levels. While ourIllinois Open show season winds down, we look forward to a successful year on the rated ISC Show circuit.

Crosswinds Farm Hunter Jumper Rated Show

ISC and NIHJA Hunter Jumper Shows:

Debuing on the rated show ciruit in the Fall of 2009, we had a very good showing with many places by our riders. Our hunter jumper riders did very well making the transition and in 2010, we look forward to a solid show circuit showing.

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80x140 Horse Boarding Barn
80x140 Custom Built Barn

    N estled in the rural Northern Illinois Farmland, we have built a first class barn for horse boarding, hunter jumper lessons, equine training, and trail riding. Set on 120 acres, we have developed many amenities over the years at our boarding facility that include a quality feeding program, indoor riding arena, on property riding trails, large pasture turnouts, and outdoor arena.

Our staff is trained in hunt seat with jumping at the British Horse Society in Hertfordshire, England and have many years experience in working at boarding facilities and now owning one. While many of our boarders are here for our Illinois Summer Hunter Jumper Show circuit, we do provide a very relaxed environment regardless of your desires. Whether Western Pleasure or Hunter Jumper, our boarding facility will suit your needs.

We have been in the boarding business since 2004 and continue to develop a good reputation in Northern Illinois for our boarding, training, and hunter jumper lesson programs. Our success stories range from Arlington Race Track horses to 4H Grand Champion horses and riders the Boone County Fair to countless champions at Open and Rated shows within Northern Illinois and South Central Wisconsin.

100x200 Outdoor Riding Arena
100x200 Outdoor Arena

Built in 2009, we spent a lot of time and effort expanding our boarding offerings by building this outdoor arena for hunter jumper lessons. Designed and constructed by a local professional contractor, it has character and style next to a half acre pond. It is set behind the barn almost 2000 feet from any road here in Northern Illinois. Designed to be large enough to support outdoor jumping for our hunter jumper lessons, it really is a nice outdoor.

Directions to the Barn

Northern Illinois Hunter Jumper Boarding Facility Located in Capron, IL
(North of Belvidere, East of Rockford, West of Harvard, Northwest of Chicago)

Russellville Manor Equine Boarding Barn

Custom Built Lester Horse Barn
Our boarding barn was designed and built for the comfort of horses and ease of use for boarders. With 14 stalls and a roomy very well lit indoor riding arena, we are here to provide the utmost loving care for your horse no matter what your desires.
  • 14 Stall Horse Barn, 3 Outside Pasture Shelters
  • 60x120 Indoor Riding Arena
  • 100x200 Outdoor Riding Arena
  • 120 Acres of Prime riding trails, hay fields, wetlands, and horse pasture.
  • 15 Acres of dedicated Horse pastures with Electrobraid Fence.
  • 25 Acres of Custom Hay Fields
Spring Grove Hunter Jumper Open Show 2009

2011 Hunter Jumper Show Circuit

Showing on the Illinois Short Circuit in 2011. We have a various group of aged riders and skill set riding this year. From basic hunt seat to advanced jumping, our riders are excited for a successful season. Even if you do not own a horse or board at our barn, you too can be part of the hunter jumper summer show circuit. If you would like to join us, just give us a call. Contact Us.

Spring Grove Hunter Jumper Open Show 2009
Overview Photo of Russellville Manor Farm specializing in Hunter Jumper Lessons in Northern Illinois
This unique perspective of our farm providing hunter jumper lessons in Northern Illinois shows you how secluded and quiet it really is. Set almost 1/2 mile off the rural road and 4 miles from any major state road, we are a secret among the rural farmland in Northern Illinois. If you are looking for a place in Northern Illinois for horse boarding, basic riding skills, hunter jumper lessons, or stable management, our facility has it all.

Cole - Equine Champion
"Offering Professional, Caring instruction  in a positive and friendly environment"
Russellville Manor is a full service equestrian boarding barn offering quality boarding, training, hunter jumper riding lessons, and on-site trails. We cater to all horse enthusiasts from the pleasure rider through the A circuit. 

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