Try and tackle our state-of-the-art long courses, fully equipped with jumps and other tricky obstacles specially designed to simulate riding a track at high speeds across the Portofino countryside.
No need to worry about weather conditions, other riders, or small arenas—we offer indoor spaces, private lessons, and giant training facilities!
Few Olympic sports require a bond between horse and rider, and competitive dressage requires immense trust between yourself and your horse. We offer our luxury dressage arenas and expert coaching to help grow your bond and enhance your current skills as a rider.
We offer beginner to expert-level training, always providing you with detailed instructions and dressage letters to maximize training and bring you to your fullest potential.
Competition season is always around the corner, and we want to help hone your show jumping skills so you and your horse are ready for anything the arena throws at you.
Our dressage arena converts beautifully into a jumping arena, equipped with arena letters, jumps, and all other obstacles needed.
Our state-of-the-art equestrian facility features a 22-stall barn, rolling green pastures, wooded trails, a cross-country course, and luxury arenas built for event horse conditioning for the following equestrian events: dressage, show jumping, and cross-country.
We meet you where you’re at, training riders from beginner to champion for various events, shows, and clinics. Our outstanding facilities offer you a safe & supportive space to practice your riding skills.
We have assembled a solid & devoted team built of the most passionate equestrian riders in the North Carolina area. They are steadfast in their dedication to providing you with the highest standard of training that best suits your needs as a rider.
Our trainers have decades of riding experience between them, each having competed in world-renowned equestrian competitions.
Schooling at Portofino Equestrian Center gives you unlimited access to our top-of-the-line trainers and nationally respected shows & events.
You’ll also receive access to our unmatched amenities in a truly luxurious environment. Both you and your horse can expect only the finest care, with your every need being met and attended to by our expert staff.