INTRA Volunteer Inspires at BCHSJS

Last Sunday, BCHSJS students were visited by INTRA (Israel National Therapeutic Riding Association) volunteer Minna Heilpern....

Ride to Health

SOME PEOPLE talk about doing things that will change lives; others don’t talk, they just do....

Horseback riding proves effective therapy for PTSD

When combat veterans or terror victims with post-traumatic stress disorder arrive at the Israel National Therapeutic Riding Association (INTRA) in Bnei Zion near Ra’anana, they’re seldom ready to touch a horse, let alone ride it....

International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame

Dr. Anita Shkedi, the British-born pioneer of therapeutic horse riding in Israel, is the recipient of the 2015 Chairman’s Award of Excellence....