English Equestrian Studies

With five-days of instructor led riding per week, an exceptional school herd, and nationally and internationally renown instructors, Findlay's English Equestrian Studies Program has been setting the standard in the equestrian world for more than 40 years.

At Findlay you will...

  • Work with nationally and internationally renown instructors
  • Be exposed to all facets of the equine industry
  • Work individually with at least one horse through the semester
  • Have a guaranteed five days of instructor led riding and training time at the barn each week

2018 - 19 Show Team Success!

Our UF Hunt Seat IHSA team won their region and sent two students onto Nationals and the Intercollegiate Dressage Association (IDA) team placed second overall in the region!

Transform your passion into a rewarding career.

Jobs in the equestrian field include, but are not limited to:

Breeding
Marketing
Research
Equine Journalism
English Training
Event Planning

UF Alumni Slide into the Winner’s Circle at Mid-Atlantic Reining Classic

UF Alumni Slide into the Winner’s Circle at Mid-Atlantic Reining Classic

  While the University of Findlay is known to equip students for meaningful lives and productive careers, it is not always said how strong, life-long connections are created along the way, and the difference the Findlay experience makes in the...

UF Professor Widening Students’ Global Lens Virtually

UF Professor Widening Students’ Global Lens Virtually

Every spring, a group of equine students prepare to travel to Germany, where Kimberly LaComba, Ph.D., assistant professor of teaching in equine business management, looks forward to helping her students widen their global lens. Despite this trip being cancelled due...

Life as a UF Equestrian Student During COVID-19 Pandemic

Life as a UF Equestrian Student During COVID-19 Pandemic

There’s no doubt that the Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19) has made a vast impact on the University’s Equestrian Studies Programs. Students have had to adjust from being in the barns experiencing hands-on learning and riding five days a week to now...

Map to English Barn
English Riding Facilities
The James L. Child, Jr. English Equestrian Center is located at 11178 Township Road 201 Findlay, Ohio 45840
You can contact the barn at 419-434-4859
Map to English Barn