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Weekly schedule for lessons from 2 May 2016

Time

Mon

Tues

Wed

Thurs

Fri

Sat

Sun

9.00am          

9.30


10.00am

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

10.40


11.00am

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

11.50


12.00pm

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

 

1.00pm

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

2.00pm

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual/
restricted
lessons

Party bookings

3.00pm

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual
lessons

Individual/
restricted
lessons

4.00pm

Private
Group

Private
Group

Private
Group

Private
Group

See separate notice for competitions

Pony rides available on Saturdays and Sundays between 10am and 12pm

5.15pm

Livery

Livery

Livery

Livery

6.15pm

6.30


Adult only (14yrs+)



 

7.15pm

7.30


Adult only (14yrs+)




Adult only (14yrs+)

8.15pm

 




Adult only (14yrs+)

If only one person in group lesson, lesson will last for 45mins.

Adult riders = 14 yrs plus

Private lessons, evening rides etc. Please ask for details.

An indication of the standards

Introductory Session /

Complete Beginners

The introductory session is designed to improve clients safety and awareness near horses. Within this session you will be given a short tour of the stables, shown which clothing, footwear and size of helmet are appropriate. You will also be shown how to lead, mount and dismount a pony/horse, and have a short ride learning the basics of 'start, stop, and steer' (total 1 hour).

Beginner

Starting to ride - to capable of rising trot without assistance

Beginner

Plus

Learning to canter, pole work.

Intermediate

Minus

Confident cantering and balanced over a fence

Intermediate

Capable of trotting without stirrups, cantering, & course of small jumps

Intermediate

Plus

Confident of jumping a small course of jumps and cantering circles, lateral work

Ride outs

Treks

Walk & trot only
12.00pm, 2.00pm daily
11.50am, 2.00pm Saturdays

Braids Rides

Walk, trot & canter
11.00am, 3.00pm daily,
10.40am, 3.00pm Saturdays

2 Hour Rides

Experienced riders only. Available by arrangement for group of 4 or more.

Restricted rides
(private group)

charged same rate as restricted lesson - but will go at groups own capability.

All clients are recommended to have suitable footwear with small heel (NO TRAINERS) and comfortable clothing.

New clients should download and complete the rider registration form before the first visit and make us aware of any change in circumstance. Riding is a risk sport and clients are recommended to have their own personal accident insurance.

Recommended ages
For safety we recommend children should be:

Group lesson

from 5 years

1/2 hour individual lesson

from 3-4 years

1 hour ride

from 8 years

Pony ride

18 months up to 10 years

We have insurance in place for any age but these are our guidelines to make riding enjoyable and safe.


 Proprietor: Caroline Buckle BA, BHS II, TRSSCO, PC'A'

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