Frequently Asked Questions
How do I join the club?
The Hoofer Riding Club is part of the WI Union, so all Club members must first become Union members. UW students are automatically Union Members during their time at the University. UW Faculty and Staff, as well as community members, must purchase a Union Membership. This can be done online at www.union.wisc.edu. Union membership costs $55 per year until $300 is reached, and then you are considered a Lifetime Union Member.
How do I get started with lessons?
Is there an age and/or minimum experience level that is require to take lessons through the club?
The affiliated barns we run our lesson program through have different experience requirements due to the horses that are used. Some allow true beginners while others request more intermediate to advance riders. Contact the Lesson Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
How do I sign up / pay for lessons?
Members are able to pay for lessons through www.members.hoofers.org where you purchase your membership. When signing up for your lessons, it will direct you to cashnet where you can pay either via echeck or credit card. To sign up for lessons contact email@example.com to set up a time!