Wrangler Program

The Flying G Ranch offers a wide range of classes and training programs for students who are looking for more “hands-on” experience with horses and horse care.

Do you have what it takes to be a wrangler?

 

All prospective wranglers must go through an interview process with Sprite to be considered to be enrolled in our Wrangler Program

 

Stable Hand 1– 1st Rank: (ages 11 and up) White Must be a current Riding Club member for at least 6 months with at least an I-1 in riding skills, can properly groom and saddle a horse without assistance, can pick out a horse’s hooves properly and can properly water horses. After completing this course, the wrangler will be at 2nd Rank.

Stable Hand 2– 2nd Rank: (ages 12 and up) White w/ yellow stripe (or bandana) Must be a current Riding Club member for at least 12 months with at least an I-4 in riding skills Must have successfully completed requirements for Stable Hand 1 with a passing grade of 70%, have completed minimum number of volunteer hours and attended the minimum number of required seminars and clinics. After completing this course, the wrangler will be at 3rd Rank.

Junior Wrangler 1– 3rd Rank: (ages 13 and up) Lt Yellow Must be a current Riding Club member for at least 18 months with at least an I-8 in riding skills Must have successfully completed Stable Hand 2 requirements with a passing grade of 70%, have completed minimum number of volunteer hours and attended the minimum number of required seminars and clinics. Must complete Wrangler Boot Camp & arena requirements each summer. After completing this course, the wrangler will be at 4th Rank.

Junior Wrangler 2– 4th Rank: (ages 14 and up) Dk Yellow Must be a current Riding Club member for at least 18 months with at least an FC-4 in riding skills Must have successfully completed Junior Wrangler 1 requirements with a passing grade of 70%, have completed minimum number of volunteer hours and attended the minimum number of required seminars and clinics. Must complete Wrangler Boot Camp, Arena & Trail Test requirements each summer. After completing this course, the wrangler will be at 5th Rank.

Senior Wrangler 1 & 2: 5th and 6th Rank Lt Green and Dk Green Must be a current Riding Club member for at least 24 months with at least an FC-8 in riding skills Must have successfully completed Junior Wrangler requirements with a passing grade of 70%, have completed minimum number of volunteer hours and attended the minimum number of required seminars and clinics. Must complete Wrangler Boot Camp, Arena & Trail Test requirements each summer. Must complete a minimum number of teaching credits. After completing this course, the wrangler will be at 6th and 7th Rank.

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