bookSally Swift died April 2 at the age of 95. Born on April 20, 1913, as Sarah Rodman Swift. At the age of 62, Sally was the Founder of Centered Riding, Inc., a non-profit organization that oversees the worldwide membership of instructors and horse riders. In 2006 she was inducted into the United States Dressage Federation’s Hall of Fame. She also authored two books Centered Riding and Centered Riding II – Further Explorations.

Plans for a memorial service in honor of Swift are underway and will be announced at centeredriding.org.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Centered Riding, Inc. P.O. Box 157, Perkiomenville, PA 28074; Windham County Humane Society, 916 W. River Road, Brattleboro, VT 05301; The Heifer International Foundation, 1015 Louisiana St., P.O. Box 727, Little Rock, AR 72203; or Amnesty International, 16th Floor, 5 Penn Plaza, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10001.

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