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On March 7-8, 2020 the GallopNYC Board held our annual strategic retreat at The Horse Institute, Ancramdale NY, using the principles of our Horsepower program to set our strategic directions and find our team strengths. Photo Sara Villoresi https://www.saravilloresi.com
Why GallopNYC? By Sol Reischer GallopNYC is an organization that is very close to my heart. My daughter was born with Cerebral Palsy, and when she was diagnosed, our team of doctors hypothesized not only that her life would be challenging, but that her condition would worsen with age. Yet at three years old, despite […]
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PRESS RELEASE New York, NY – February 12, 2020 For further information contact: James Wilson, James.Wilson@GallopNYC.org New Executive Director of GallopNYC; New Board Members James Wilson Appointed ED: After serving as Interim Executive Director for nine months, James M. Wilson has accepted the position of Executive Director of GallopNYC, effective January 1, 2020. The GallopNYC […]
Why GallopNYCBy Sarah Maslin Nir I’ve been riding my entire life, since age two — quite a feat when you’re a native New Yorker, seeking out horses endlessly in a city that seems to have long ago replaced them with yellow cabs. I’ve been so singularly addicted to them that I’ve written a whole book […]
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A study by Mitsuaki Ohta, a professor at the Tokyo University of Agriculture, proves that memory, learning, and problem-solving are all boosted benefits of horseback riding.
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GallopNYC, a therapeutic horseback riding program for New Yorkers with disabilities, is pleased to announce that James M. Wilson has accepted the position of Executive Director of GallopNYC, effective April 2, 2019. James M. Wilson served as GallopNYC’s Director of Operations for five years and was instrumental in GallopNYC’s expansion and the success of its two stables in NYC. The GallopNYC Board […]