"Thank you for visiting CEC online. Here you will find information about the facilities and services we offer. Connecticut Equestrian Center (CEC) provides quality personalized care for your horse, a modern well-equipped facility, 3 arenas, beautiful trails, a range of opportunities for owners and boarders, lessons and training, and on-site staff, including a live-in Barn Manager. CEC is place to make friends, trail ride with others, enjoy the scenery and be part of a community. Enjoy browsing our site and please contact me with any questions or to schedule a time to visit us!"

- Athene von Hirschberg, Owner


About Athene

Owner Athene von Hirschberg is a USEF "r" Hunter/Eq. and Jumper Judge, a USDF Bronze medallist and holder of a USDF Bronze Freestyle Bar, and is currently competing Prix St Georges. She is also a recognized instructor with Working Equitation USA (WEUSA) and CEC offers a permanent WE/Versatility/ Trail arena. Read More.


> We're a beginner-friendly lesson barn, welcoming riders of all ages and abilities. Find your community at CEC. Learn More.

> Meet our team of passionate instructors and you'll see what makes us special, offering lessons each day of the week. Meet Our Team.

> CEC offers a vast range of experienced instruction incuding equitation, hunters, jumpers, dressage, trail, working equation and versatility. Learn More.

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Catch Up On "Barn Babble"

2016 Dressage Show Dates:
4/24, 6/5,
9/1810/30(pls note change)

2016 Cross-Country Derby Dates:
7/9, 8/20

NEWS FLASH! 2016 Camp Dates are here:

April - August: Click here.

Start preparing for CEC's 2016 Shows & Cross-Country Derbies! Click here for dates.

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> CEC is unique in that it offers over 3 miles of trails on the premises, a full cross-country course and nearly 20 jumps. Learn More.

> CEC is a full-service boarding facility set on 83 acres, featuring 27 stalls, indoor and outdoor arena, versatility/working equestrain arena, cross-country course, and on-site riding trails.

860.742.1900 (Barn)

860.942.3942 (Athene)

220 Talcott Hill Rd.

Coventry, CT, 06238