Polo was a hit!

Last weekend, NVTRP hosted the 10th annual Ride to Thrive Polo Classic at Chetwood Park in The Plains, VA. The program’s largest fundraiser of the year was a huge success and raised over $125,000, besting last year’s total by 20%. The 579 guests and volunteers in attendance were treated to…

Chukker’s New PATH

These days, when he’s not grazing in one of the pastures at Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program’s (NVTRP) 17-acre farm, Chukker can be found helping his riders find their balance and gain confidence as one of the program’s newest therapy horses. 2016 marked a new beginning for the 20-year-old chestnut…

Final Salute at NVTRP

On June 26th, The Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program (NVTRP) partnered with Final Salute Inc. to host a day camp for local women veterans and their children. Organized by NVTRP and Final Salute Inc. volunteer Rachel Engler, the event was among the first equine-assisted programs of its kind in Northern…