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Centered Riding® is an innovative way of expressing the classical principles of riding, using body awareness, centering and imagery.  It encompasses all seats and styles of riding and teaches a language that allows clearer communication between horse, rider, and instructor.

Centered Riding was developed by Sally Swift, author of the best-selling book of the same name and is now taught by Centered Riding instructors around the world.

The Northwest Natural Horsemanship Center is pleased to be able to offer Centered Riding instruction by Elsa Sinclair and Barb Apple for riders at any level of experience who are looking for a better seat and more responsive connection with their horse.

Centered Riding has shown to provide the following benefits to many riders: 

To learn more about Centered Riding, visit: