Holiday Activities

Please take a look through this page to see our latest holiday activities

 

SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES 2017

During the summer holidays we have various lessons/activities/hacks etc, we will be open Monday through to Saturdays on a book and pay weekly system.

HAVE YOU FILLED IN YOUR SEPTEMBER BOOKING FORM AND LEFT YOUR DEPOSIT?


Saturday 22nd July

Open for lessons, Saturday Morning Club + Dressage Competition – Intro C – P1 & p12 – N24

Monday 24th July

2.00pm 1 Hour Group W, T, C lesson/Catch up or £20

2:30pm ½ Hr Newcomer lesson/catch up or £13.50

3:00pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots (price will vary depending on number of children in group)

Tuesday 25th July

1:30pm-4:00pm Pony Afternoon £24

Children under the age of 6 are asked to be accompanied by an adult. Please bring a snack + drink and make sure all children have sun cream on.

4:00 – ½ hr Walk Trot Lesson catch up or £13.50

4:30pm Newcomer lesson/catch up or £13.50

Wednesday 26th July

1:30pm 1 Hour W, T, C Hack/Catch up. £20

2:30pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots

2.00pm ½ Hour Group W, T, C lesson/Catch up or £13.50

Thursday 27th July

1:00pm – 2:00pm 1 Hour Show Jumping Lesson. Concentrate on brushing up your skills and balance over poles and different styles of jumps, finishing with a small course, £20

2:00pm ABRS Tests

2:30pm Newcomer lesson/catch up or £13.50

Friday 28th July

1:00 – ½ hr Walk Trot Canter Lesson catch up or £13.50

1:30pm-4:00pm Pony Afternoon £24

Children under the age of 6 are asked to be accompanied by a adult. Please bring a snack + drink and make sure all children have sun cream on.

5:00pm SHOW JUMPING evening. Hire your favourite horse/pony from the riding school £20 and compete in classes to win rosettes and prizes!! £5 clear round, £7 per class. Classes start at 55cm, 65cm, 75cm, 85cm, and 95cm. Also open to outside competitors to bring your own horses. A fun and friendly event!!!

Monday 31st July

1:30pm – 3:00pm. Cross Country schooling session. £35

You will start off in the arena working on your light seat and going over a couple of fences, then into the field for a canter around. Each jump in the field will be explained and instruction given as how to ride each one, at the end a course of fences will be put together for you to ride around. Experienced riders only for this activity and body protectors MUST be worn. Please pay in full upon booking. (If the weather/ground is unsuitable we will showjump in the arenas)

2:30pm ½ Hr Newcomer lesson/catch up or £13.50

3:00pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots (price will vary depending on number of children in group)

 

Tuesday 1st August

10:15am-3:00pm Pony Day £39 Includes an ABRS rosette and certificate

Children under the age of 6 are asked to be accompanied by an adult. Please make sure all children have sun cream on and bring lunch.

2:00pm ABRS Tests

Wednesday 2nd August and Thursday 3rd August

MINI CAMP!!! Please arrive 10.15am, packed lunch and have sun cream on.

Friday 4th August

1:30pm – 3:30pm 2 Hour Hack £40. For experienced riders, if you are unsure please check with your instructor. A £20 non-refundable deposit is needed upon booking.

Monday 7th August

12:00pm-3:00pm Be a horse owner for the afternoon £30. This is a great opportunity for you to have your own horse/pony for a while, you will be expected to groom, tack up and ride, and the riding time will be 1 hour, Walk Trot Canter riders.

Tuesday 8th August

10:15am-3:00pm Pony Day £39 includes an ABRS rosette award

Children under the age of 6 are asked to be accompanied by an adult. Please bring a packed lunch and make sure all children have sun cream on.

1:30pm 1 Hour W, T, C Lesson. £20

2:30pm ½ Hr Newcomers lesson £13.50

Wednesday 9th August

1:00pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots £14.50

1:30pm – 2:30pm Mini Picnic Ride £20, for beginners upwards. A Lead out on the Bridle path and while we are out we will stop at one of our fields for a picnic lunch with our ponies, please bring a picnic in a rucksack and a treat for your pony!! (This activity will depend on the weather, please call on the day if you are unsure)

3pm Start SHOW JUMPING COMPETITION! Open to all! £20 School Horse hire. Clear round £5.00, all other classes £7.00 Also open to people to bring their own horses

 

Thursday 10th August

2:30pm ½ hr W,T,C Lesson £13.50

12pm – 3:30pm (ish) Picnic Ride!! £55 (Payment needed upon booking). Have a wonderful few hours in the saddle across some lovely countryside, (please bring money for the pub) finishing by having a gallop down the all-weather gallops You MUST be capable of cantering in a group in an open field for this hack, it is for experienced riders and will include a gallop. (Please see staff before booking)

Friday 11th August

10:15am-3:00pm Pony Day £35

Children under the age of 6 are asked to be accompanied by an adult. Please bring lunch and make sure all children have sun cream on.

2:00pm – 3:00pm Learn how to compete in a Show Jumping Competition!! £20, we will teach you how to walk your course (on foot), how to stride jumps, enter competitions, correct attire and then have a go at a clear round and a bigger class if time allows.

 

Monday 14th August

11:00am In house (for riding school and livery riders only) Cross country lesson and competition, £35 to hire a horse. Arrive at 11am to walk and learn the cross country course.This activity is only for experienced riders who have done a considerable amount of jumping  before. Body Protectors MUST be worn.

2:00pm 1 Hour Hack W.T.C £20

2:30pm Newcomers lesson £13.50

Tuesday 15th Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th August

INTERMEDIATE CAMP!!!!  Please arrive at 10am and please make sure you have paid in full.

Wednesday 16th August

12:30pm 20 minute Tiny tots session (price will vary depending on number of children) 1:00pm ½ hr Newcomers lesson £13.50

Friday 18th August

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day. £35 Children under the age of 6 are asked to be accompanied by an adult. Please bring a packed lunch and make sure all children have sun cream on.

2:00pm – 3:00pm 1 Hour W, T, C lesson £20

Saturday 19th August - Open for lessons, Saturday Morning Club

11.30am – 2:30pm (ish) Picnic Ride!! £55 (Payment needed upon booking). Have a wonderful few hours in the saddle across some lovely countryside, (please bring money for the pub) finishing by having a gallop down the all-weather gallops You MUST be capable of cantering in a group in an open field for this hack, it is for experienced riders and will include a gallop. (Please see staff before booking)

Monday 21st August

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day £39 to include an ABRS rosette award. Children under the age of 6 are asked to be accompanied by an adult. Please bring a snack and make sure all children have sun cream on.

3:30pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots (price will vary depending on the number of children)

4pm ½ hr Newcomers lesson £13.50

Tuesday 22nd August ADVANCED CAMP!!! Please arrive at 10am and make sure you have paid in full.

Wednesday 23rd August ADVANCED CAMP!!!

Thursday 24th August ADVANCED CAMP!!!

Friday 25th  August

10.15am – 3.00pm Pony Day. £35 Children under the age of 6 are asked to be accompanied by an adult. Please bring a packed lunch and make sure all children have sun cream on.

10am 1 Hour Hack £20 for those that are just walking and trotting in your lessons. No cantering on this hack.

1:00pm-2:00pm. Parent and child ride. A 30 minute session in the arena followed by a hack down the Bridle path, riders can be beginners through to advance. £30 per pair.

Saturday 26th August 

Open for lessons, Saturday Morning Club + Dressage Competition 

Monday 28th August - Closed

Tuesday 29th August

9:30am ½ hour Beginners Intensive 4 Day Course Book your children onto this daily intensive course to boost their riding skills. They will receive a certificate at the end of the week and will have gained confidence and improved their skills. £48.

11:00 ABRS Tests                            

2:00pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots (price will vary depending on the number of children)

Wednesday 30th and Thursday 31st August MINI CAMP!!!

 Please see poster for more details Please arrive 10.15am, packed lunch and sun cream on.

Wednesday 30th August

1:00pm- 3:00pm 2 Hour Hack £40. For experienced riders, if you are unsure please check with your instructor. A £20 deposit is needed upon booking.

Thursday 31st August

10:00pm-3:00pm Be a horse owner for the day £45. This is a great opportunity for you to have your own horse/pony for a couple of hours, you will be expected to groom, tack up and ride, riding time will be 1.5 hours (split). Walt, Trot, Canter riders only.

Friday 1st September

9:30am Beginners Intensive 4 Day Course

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day. £39 Rosette Day! The children will take part in a handy pony course. Children under the age of 6 are asked to be accompanied by an adult. Please bring a packed lunch and make sure all children have sun cream on.

10:00 ABRS Tests                            

2:00pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots £14.50

 

Throughout the summer we are open for private/semi-private lessons and hacks.  Great for practicing your skills or perhaps trying something new!

Saturday 2nd September 1st DAY OF NEW TERM!!

All activities must be booked and a £10 minimum deposit left. We ask for camps to be paid in full one week before the start date. All activities times, dates and durations may be changed by Follifoot Park Riding Centre.

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Summer Camps 2017!!!!!

 

As in previous years we are running our camps, Advanced Camp, Intermediate Camp and Mini Camp. This year there will be two Mini camps. They will be organized along the lines of Pony Club, except we also cater for children who do not own their own ponies. The days are spent riding, practicing stable management, games and quizzes finishing with a competition. During the evenings we watch demonstrations and play games.

At Intermediate and Advanced camp the children sleep in lecture room with full supervision.

Mini Camp does not include an overnight stay.

 

Please leave a 50% deposit upon booking to secure your place.

FULL PAYMENT must be paid 2 weeks before the camp starts.

 

Mini Camp 1- Wednesday 2nd August and Thursday 3rd August

Mini Camp 2- Wednesday 30th August and Thursday 31th August

Mini Camp is two days filled with fun!! This camp is for children aged 6 years old upwards who are beginners through to learning to canter. The children will get 2 rides each day alongside activities such as carriage driving Elmo, riding Stan the mechanical horse, bareback riding and stable management lessons. There will be a mini show day on the second day where the children can show off their artistic flare and dress up (even decorating their ponies!!) and compete to win rosettes

First day riders arrive at 10:15 and leave at 5pm (packed lunch needed for both days, tea will be provided by FPRC on the first day)

Second day riders arrive at 10:15am and prize giving ceremony will be at 4pm (parents/friends are welcome to join us at any point throughout the second day)

Price- FPYRC Members £90- non-members £95.


Intermediate Camp Tuesday 15th August to Thursday 17th August

Intermediate camp is a fun packed 3 days and 2 nights of horse riding and stable management for riders who are 8 years old and over and are capable of cantering in the arena and jumping over a small jump. Throughout the days the riders will care for their pony, they will have to muck out, feed, groom, ride and of course pamper their pony. The evenings will be spent watching, taking part in demonstrations, and playing games.

The last day the riders compete in our “Show day”, where there are lots of chances to win rosettes.

Any children wishing not to sleep over are welcome to be daily campers.

Riders will arrive at 10am bringing a packed lunch for the first day,

There will be a prize giving ceremony at 4pm on the Thursday. (Parents/friends are welcome to join us at any point throughout the final day). Body protector needed.

Price- FPYRC Members £200- non-members £210.

 

 

Advanced Camp Tuesday 22nd August to Thursday 24th August

This camp is for advanced riders aged from 10 years old upwards. The riders will enjoy 3 days and 2 nights.

 Instruction on dressage, show jumping, cross country, hacks, lectures and demonstrations. The last day will involve a Competition.

Riders will arrive at 10am bringing a packed lunch for the first day and finishing with a prize giving ceremony at 4pm on Thursday (parents/friends are welcome to join us at any point throughout the final day).

For this camp we request riders can jump over a height of 60cm comfortably and have experience of galloping in open fields and doing XC, body protector needed.

 

Price- FPYRC Members £200- non-members £210.

 

 

Please see your child’s instructor for advice on which camp is best suited to their riding level.

 

A deposit of 50% MUST be paid upon booking. FULL PAYMENT must be paid 2 weeks before the camp starts.

If you would like an more infomation please ask in the office call - 01423 870372 or email - info@horseridingcentre.co.uk