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Education in Horsemanship

Safety-First Approach

Specializing in Novice, Timid or "Rusty" Riders

Western - English - Adults - Children


The Joni Fitts School of Horsemanship is the only nationally accredited riding school in Arizona through the Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA). Located in beautiful Phoenix, Arizona, the school offers riding lessons to the public through its facility at Pinnacle West Equestrian Center.

JFSH instructors are Nationally Certified through the American Riding Instructor Certification Program (ARICP). The JFSH lesson program is specifically designed to accomodate everyone from 6 years and up through adults, specializing in the novice, timid, or "rusty rider." The school offers classes in both English and Western riding and uses a variety of horses offering riders exposure to many different equine breeds for a well rounded horsemanship education.

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Enjoy these pictues from JFSH Student Participation in the 2011 Parada del Sol

Adult YogaYoung student brushing horseCheck out ALL we offer
for EVERY age and level!

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Pinnacle West Equestrian Center
3701 E. Pinnacle Peak Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85050

American Riding Instructors AssociationCertified Horsemanship Association
Nationally Certified Riding Instructors -- Nationally Accredited Riding School