2021 Summer Camps
COST of Ready Set Ride’s Summer Camp - $350 per camper with a $100 nonrefundable deposit.
All camps are Monday thru Friday, 9:00am to 12:00pm
Must be 6 years of age or older with a LIMIT of 10 campers/session.
- Camp I: June 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
- Camp II: June 28, 29, 30, July 1, 2
- Camp III: August 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Each camper should come with a snack for himself/herself and a water bottle that can be refilled. Each camper should have closed toed boots/shoes for riding and a spare set for getting wet and exploring the creek. If you choose to wear shorts for camp, you must bring a set of pants with for riding. Each camper should have bug spray and/or sunscreen already on.
- Riding helmets will be provided. (NO bike helmets are allowed)
Each day will consist of learning a barn chore, horsemanship, a craft, a game and a 45-minute beginner riding lesson. (A $45 value!)
RSR Virtual 5K 2020
Ready to run like Scooter, Dakota and Elvis??? Check out the details for our 2020 Virtual 5K. Staying safe and raising some money for a great cause! Click here for all the details!
Race will take place, Sunday May 24th.
14th Annual Auction - SAVE THE DATE
- Friday, November 13, 2020
- Bolingbrook Golf Club
2001 Rodeo Drive
Bolingbrook IL 60490
Check out the videos from all of our Auctions here!
- Bolingbrook Golf Club
Pictures with Santa
Brothers Country Supply Morris 2019
Thank you to everyone who participated in our fundraiser on Saturday, December 14th! Your generous donations will help us do so much over the winter and we can't thank you enough for being a part of all that we do.
The link has been deactivated, however, if you did not download your photo on time or if you should have questions, feel free to reach out to us at email@example.com. Please understand as an organization run mostly by volunteers, it can take 1-3 business days to respond. You can also reach out to the barn at 815-439-3659.
Ready Set Ride in the News
July 30, 2017: Volunteers spruce up Ready, Set, Ride in Plainfield
July 11, 2016: Windy City Live: Ready Set Ride: Horses Helping Kids
September 9th, 2015: ABC News: Therapy Non-Profit Seeks Funds to Maintain Horse Facility
September 8th, 2015: The Herald: Ready Set Ride Facility Seeking Donations to Keep Therapy Horses
Channel 32 FOX News Good Day Extra Morning Show. Shout Out: Helping on Horseback.
RECENT PROPERTY NEWS (June-July 2017)
CBS 2 - Thank you to Mai Martinez and her team for coming out to the barn and bearing the hot hot sun to capture who we are and tell our story!
Charity That Provides Therapy Horses For Children Faces Eviction
NBC 5 - Thank you to Chris Hush and his team for coming out to the barn to make this story possible!
Suburban Horse Farm Faces Eviction Amid Financial Struggle
Plainfield Patch - Thank you Shannon Antinori for your dedication to our story!
- July 6, 2017: Plainfield's Ready Set Ride Facing Eviction
- July 7, 2017: Ready Set Ride Launches Fundraiser To Purchase Property
- July 10, 2017: (Patch Poster) Ready Set Ride hoping for justice
The Herald News - Thank you to everyone who helped make our story heard!
- July 7, 2017: Ready Set Ride stables in Plainfield fight eviction
- July 13, 2017: Plainfield therapeutic horse riding group avoids eviction
Naperville Sun - Suzanne Baker
Naperville residents hoping for miracle to save horse therapy program
NCTV17 - Naperville News 17 - Thank you to Evan for reaching out to us!
Eviction Avoided for Ready Set Ride
Other Stories Published in the Past
February 10th, 2009: Trib Local - Ready Set Ride: A Cure For The 'Grumpity Schmupities'
June 5th, 2008: Kendall County Reporter - Therapy on Horseback
April 14th, 2008: The Naperville Sun - Horsing Around
February 18th, 2008: The Naperville Sun - Lisa Afshari, Director of Ready Set Ride