30th March - Good Friday adults pony day, 9:00am - 2:30pm, Bring a packed lunch, £70 3rd April - Pony day, ages 6-12 years, 9:30am - 2:30pm, Bring a packed lunch, £50 6th April - Pony morning, ages 4-7 years, 9:30am - 12:00pm, parents may need to stay, £30 8th April - Adults stable management session, £20 10th April - Pony day 11th April - EASTER FUN SHOW 15th April - Two hour ride, 2:00pm - 4:00pm, 4-6 riders, experienced riders only, £62 21st April - Children's progressive test 5, for those who have completed test 4, 3:00pm - 5:00 pm, £20 29th April - Have a go at dressage, 5 places available, 2:00pm start, £30 6th May - Adults stable management session 12th May - Children's progressive test 1 training, 6-12 years, 3:00pm - 5:00pm, minimum of 5 children, £20 20th May - Learn to lunge, more experienced adults and teenagers, 2:00pm - 4:00pm, £30 27th May - Two hour ride 29th May - Pony day 31st May - Pony day 3rd June - Adults stable management session
List of upcoming events
Newly available - Winter Dressage Championship A series of 3 dressage competitions:
19th November 2017
21st January 2018
11th March 2018
The rider with the highest points at the end of the series will win the Championship. Entry fee £75 to cover one Class on all three dates. They are payable at time of booking and are non-returnable. Booking form available from the office. Please add a list of 4 horses / ponies you might like to ride. Numbers limited to 20 riders in total - so early booking advised. Times will be available on the Friday before each event.
Stable management sessions There are 6 stable management sessions over the winter programme. These are for adults and teenagers to learn a little more about the horses and the yardwork that goes into making the whole riding experience possible. These sessions are:
8th October 2017
5th November 2017
3rd December 2017
7th January 2018
4th February 2018
4th March 2018
The sessions are from 2pm - 4pm and cost only £20 per session. There are still a few spaces available, so hurry up and grab them quick!
For children, there are 4 progressive stable management tests:
These sessions are from 3pm - 5pm and are £20 per child per session. Ask in the office for more details and to see if there are any spaces left available.
Winter Dressage Series 2017 - 2018
Even our Olympic champions had to start somewhere so, whether you aspire to Olympic glory or you just want to have some fun and challenge yourself our Winter Dressage Series is for you.
The championship series is open to all of our riders (young and not so young!). Rosettes to 6th Place and Series Championship Trophy. Last year there were 2 different tests to try: Preliminary and Novice.
Winter Clear Round Jumping 2018
Perfect for young and inexperienced riders, our mini show jumping classes are great fun and give riders a chance to jump a course and win a rosette. Riders can be led. There is a clear round competition on the 28th January 2018. Class 1 - poles on the ground, children may be led Class 2 - 1'3" assistance allowed Class 3 - 1'6"/1'9" Class 4 -1'9"/2' Class 1 will start at 1:15pm with a course walk at 1:10pm. The course will remain the same for all classes, the jumps will just be raised. Class 1 = £8. Classes 2, 3 and 4 = £10. Entries close on Friday 26th January and no late entries will be taken. Entry fees are playable at time of booking and are not refundable. Ponies/horses will be allocated after close of entry.
Pony days are a fantastic opportunity for children to learn more about the ponies they ride and how to look after them. There's riding, grooming, and stable management. It also gives everybody a chance to socialise as a group and help each other to complete various tasks. Pony days are normally 9:30am - 2:30pm, and include a break in the middle for lunch - so don't forget to pack your lunchboxes! Upcoming pony days are on the following dates: