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GallopNYC

 

(Multiple Sites)

 

Bowling Green at Prospect Park, 397A Coney Island Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11218 (Corner of Coney Island Avenue & Caton Avenue)

 

Bronx Equestrian Center, 9 Shore Road, Bronx, NY 10464

 

GallopNYC Forest Hills, 8803 70th Rd, Flushing, NY 11375

 

GallopNYC Lindenwood (Sunrise Stables), 80-98 Linden Blvd, Howard Beach, NY 11414

 

Agency Contact

Cheriselle Scott

(917) 495-9544

cheriselle.scott@gallopnyc.org

 

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Nature and Purpose of Agency

 

GallopNYC uses therapeutic horsemanship to help riders in NYC with disabilities walk, talk and learn; inspiring them to live their lives as fully, independently and productively as possible. GallopNYC's vision is that every child with a disability in New York City has access to therapeutic horseback riding. 

 

Tasks Available for Students
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<>     <>Side Walking: Assist the instructor during therapeutic riding sessions by working directly with the riders. Act as an intermediary between the rider and instructor by assisting the rider in carrying out the instructor’s directions.

<>     <>Help prepare riders for lessons

<>     <>Assist with rider support during mounting and dismounting

<>     <>Walk (and jog) next to the rider throughout the class and provide physical support as necessary

<>     <>Help the rider follow directions given by the instructor

 

<>     <>Lead Walking: Volunteer will lead horses during therapeutic riding classes, working with a group of side-walkers, keeping primary focus on assigned horse (and not the rider) while maintaining communication with team

<>     <>Executes directions of the instructor during therapeutic riding sessions

<>     <>Depending on site, will bring horses in and out of arena

 

Time Requirements (choose one or more shifts)

 

GallopNYC Forest Hills, 88-03 70th Road, Flushing, NY 11375

 

Tuesday

September 4th - November 14th

<>·         <>Morning, Tentatively 10am-12pm, Beginning October 9th

<>·         <>Midday, 12:45 pm- 3:15 pm

<>·         <>Afternoon, 3:15pm-5:15pm

  • Evening, 5:15 pm-7:15 pm

Wednesday, September 5 - November 15th

<>·         <>Morning, Tentatively 10am-12pm, Beginning October 10th

<>·         <>Afternoon, 2:00pm-4:00pm

<>·         <>Pony Club, 4:15 pm-7:15 pm


Thursday, September 6 - November 16th

<>·         <>Morning, Tentatively 10am-12pm, Beginning October 11th

<>·         <>Afternoon, 12:00pm- 2:00pm

<>·         <>Evening, 3:00 pm-7:15 pm

 

Friday, September 7 - November 17th

<>·         <>Morning, Tentatively 10am-12pm, Beginning October 12th

<>·         <>Midday, 12:00 pm- 2:00 pm (TR/ Barn Shift)

<>·         <>Afternoon, 2:00 pm-5:15pm

<>·         <>Evening, 5:15 pm-7:15 pm
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Saturday, TR Lessons 9:00am – 6:00pm/ Pony Club 4:30pm – 6:00pm

(September 8 - November 18th)

<>·         <>Morning, 8:45 am - 11:15 am

<>·         <>Midday, 11:15 am- 1:30 pm

<>·         <>Afternoon, 1:30pm-4pm

<>·         <>Pony Club, 4:15 pm-6:00 pm

Sunday, September 9 - November 19th

<>·         <>Morning, 8:45 am - 11:15am

<>·         <>Midday, 11:15 am- 1:45 pm

<>·         <>Afternoon, 1:45 pm-4:15pm

<>·         <>Evening, 4:15 pm-6:15 pm

GallopNYC Lindenwood (Sunrise Stables) 80-98 Linden Blvd, Howard Beach, NY, 11414

Tuesday, September 4th - November 7th

<>·         <>Morning,Tentatively 10am-12pm, Beginning October 9th

<>·         <>Seniors Program, 12:15pm-2pm

<>·         <>Afternoon, 1:30pm-5:15pm

 

Wednesday, September 5 - November 15th

<>·         <>Morning, Tentatively 10am-12pm, Beginning October 10th

<>·         <>Midday, 12:15 pm- 2:45 pm

<>·         <>Veteran’s Program, 1:30pm-3:30pm

<>·         <>Afternoon, 3:15pm-5:15pm

 

Thursday, September 6 - November 16th

<>·         <>Morning, School Group,Tentatively 10am-12pm, Beginning October 11th

<>·         <>Afternoon, 2:30 pm-5:00 pm

Friday, September 7 - November 17th

<>·         <>Morning, Tentatively 10am-12pm, Beginning October 12th

<>·         <>Midday, 12:15 pm- 2:45 pm (Barn & TR)

<>·         <>Afternoon, 3:00pm-5:00pm

Saturday, September 8 - November 18th

<>·         <>Morning, 8:45am-11:15am

<>·         <>Midday, 11:15 pm- 1:45 pm

<>·         <>Afternoon, 1:45pm-4:15pm

Sunday, September 9 - November 19th

<>·         <>Morning, 8:45am-11:15am

<>·         <>Midday, 11:15 pm- 1:45pm

<>·         <>Afternoon, 1:45pm- 4:15pm

Prospect Park - Bowling Green 397A Coney Island Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, 11218

 

Wednesday, September 5 - November 15

<>·         <>Morning, 10:15 am - 12:30 pm

<>·         <>Midday, 12:45 pm- 3:15 pm

<>·         <>Afternoon, 3:00pm-5:45pm

Saturday, September 8 - November 18

<>·         <>Morning, 8:45 am - 11:15 am

<>·         <>Midday, 11:15 am- 2:00 pm

<>·         <>Afternoon, 2:00pm-5:15pm

Sunday, September 9 - November 19

<>·         <>Morning, 8:45 am - 11:15 am

<>·         <>Midday, 11:15 am- 2:00 pm

<>·         <>Afternoon, 2:00pm-5:15pm
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Bronx Equestrian Center, 9 Shore Road, Bronx, NY, 10464

 

Tuesday, September 4th- November 14th

<>·         <>Morning, 10am-1pm, Beginning October 9th

<>·         <>Afternoon, 1:30pm- 5:15pm

 

 

 

 

Agency Directions 


Public Transportation & Driving Instructions

 

Bowling Green at Prospect Park, 397A Coney Island Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11218 (Corner of Coney Island Avenue & Caton Avenue): Bowling Green, Prospect Park, located on the corner of Caton Avenue and Coney Island Avenue in Brooklyn, is our exclusively outdoor riding location, weather permitting. It is located inside Prospect Park, just behind the Parade Ground Bowling Green Cottage. Take the F or G subway train to Fort Hamilton Parkway. There is limited street parking available.

 

Bronx Equestrian Center, 9 Shore Road, Bronx, NY 10464: Access this facility by taking the 6 train to Pelham Bay Park and the Bx29. There is parking available.

 

GallopNYC Forest Hills, 8803 70th Rd, Flushing, NY 11375:

The barn and arena are located at 88-03 70th Road, Forest Hills, NY. This is our only exclusively indoor riding location. Take the E, F or R subway train to 71st Ave/Forest Hills. There is plenty of street parking available.

 

GallopNYC Lindenwood (Sunrise Stables), 80-98 Linden Blvd, Howard Beach, NY 11414:

 

Take the A train to the 88th Street- Boyd Avenue stop. Turn onto 88th Street heading towards 107th Avenue. Make a left onto Pitkin Avenue and then an immediate right back onto 88th Street. Make a left onto Arion Road. Arion Road turns right and becomes Pedestrian Opas. Take the pedestrian path across and continue ahead to 149th Avenue. The pedestrian entrance to GallopNYC is on the right, at the end of the fence, just before the start of the homes. Simply open the gate and come in.

 

Driving directions: In order to drive into the property, you’ll have to be going East on Linden Blvd (towards Conduit Blvd). After you pass the Lindenwood Diner on your right, and a big shopping center on your left, just after the 79th St intersection, you’ll begin to see white fence on your right. The entrance to GallopNYC Lindenwood is on your right, just before the intersection of Linden and Conduit. Come through the gate, park on the west side of the  property, and come down to the barn.

 

 

 

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