Holiday Activities

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Follifoot Park Riding Centre

February Half Term Activities 2019 


 

Tuesday 19th February

  10.15 – 2.30pm Pony Day - Children aged 7 years and above. Please bring a packed lunch £40 (please check the date as not all schools have broken up)

 

Saturday 23rd February 

 Open for lessons. Saturday Morning Club - 10.00am – 12.-00 noonpoint’s competition for 2019!

 

Sunday 24th February CLOSED-

 

Monday 25th February

9.30am – ½ Hr W,T,C Catch Up/ £14.50

10.00am – 1 Hour WTC Catch Up ride or £21                                                                

11.00 am – ½ Hr Newcomers walk and trot, catch up or  £14.50

11:30am – 1 Hour hack Walk & Trot £24 (if weather conditions are not suitable we will go in the arena)

1pm - Introductory session – perfect for new riders wanting to join us ½ an hour riding ½ an hour stable management (grooming the ponies) £20

 

Tuesday 26th February

9.30am ABRS Tests A to E £25. Take two tests for £40 saving £10!

10.15am – 3.00pm UNICORN Pony Day! Children aged 7 years and above, please bring a packed lunch. Pony painting, you are welcome to wear your Unicorn clothes,(however we are painting!) photos and much more £39

1pm - 20 min Tiny Tots and Newcomers Lesson Catch up / £14.50

1:30pm – 1 hour Jumping lesson, learn how to ride a horse/pony around a course of fences. W,T,C Catch up / £21

 

Wednesday 27th February

10am - ½ Hr Newcomers walk and trot catch Up/ £14.50 

11am – 1 hour hack WTC riders £24. Please check with your instructor that this is suitable for you. (if weather conditions are not suitable we will go in the arena)

1pm SHOW JUMPING COMPETITION. Hire a school horse for £20 and compete around our show jumping course. Classes will start with a small clear round £6 then move onto 55cm, 65cm, 75cm, 85cm £8 per class!

First Points Competition for 2019 Show Jumping Championship!

 

Thursday 28th February

9.30am – 2.30pm Own Your Own Pony for the Day £45. You will be given a pony to look after for the day, this will include riding, grooming, mucking out, feeding and general care of the pony. Children must have experience of being around the ponies and tacking up and be able to canter.

10.00pm ½ hr Newcomers Tiny tots Lesson £14.50

11.00am- 11.30am ½ hr Lead Out. Ideal for those who have ridden before and wish to go for a walk along the bridle path. £15

1.00pm – ½ hr W,T,C lesson / catch up £14.50

 

Friday 1st March

9.30am ABRS Tests A-E £25 Take two tests for £40 saving £10!

10.15am – 3.00pm Pony Day.Fun filled day with a riding lesson and lots of stable management activities. Children aged 7 years and above. Please bring a packed lunch and suitable clothing. £39 includes Rosette Award.

1pm – ½ hr Newcomers / Tiny Tots catch up £14.50  

 

 

Please pay a £10 deposit when booking activities.

www.horseridingcentre.co.uk   info@horseridingcentre.co.uk

01423 870372

 

 

SUMMER CAMPS 2019!!!

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 organised 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 one month before the camp starts.

Mini Camp

1-Mini Camp 1- Wednesday 31st July and Thursday 1st August

2-Mini Camp 2- Wednesday 28th August and Thursday 29th August

 

Mini Camp is two days filled with fun! This camp is aimed at children 7 years and over, from beginners to those that are just learning how to canter. The children will get 2 rides each day alongside fun activities such as driving Elmo in the carriage, riding the mechanical horses Stan and dressage simulator Storm, bareback riding and lots more. There will be a mini show on the second day where the children can show their artistic flare when decorating the ponies!

Riders to arrive at 10:15am and finish at 5pm on the Wednesday and second day, riders arrive at 10:15am and prize giving ceremony will be at 3:30pm (parents/friends are welcome to join us at any point throughout the second day)

 

Please bring a packed lunch both days, tea is provided on Wednesday afternoon.

Price - £110 members £120 non members 50% deposit upon booking.

 

INTERMEDIATE CAMP

 Tuesday 13th August – Thursday 15th August 2019

 

Intermediate camp is a fun packed 3 days, 2 nights of horse riding and stable management for riders who are capable of cantering and jumping over small jumps.  Throughout the days the riders will care for a pony, they will have to feed, groom, muck out, ride and pamper the ponies. The evenings will be spent having lectures, demos, fun games and MacDonald’s! The last day the riders will get chance to compete in a show day, with lots of chances to win rosettes.

Age from 9 years and over.

(Experienced 8 year olds welcome to attend daily)

Any children not wanting to stay can attend daily.

Riders to arrive at 10am bringing a packed lunch for the first day & money for McDonalds, There will be a prize giving ceremony at 3:30pm on the Thursday. (Parents/friends are welcome to join us at any point).

Something to share with your friend’s cake / fruit. 

Price – Club Members £220 – Non Members £230 - 50% deposit upon booking.

Please ask a member of staff if you need more information and check with your Instructor which camp would suit your riding level.

 

 

Advanced Camp

Tuesday 20th August – Thursday 22nd August 2019

 

This camp is for advanced riders aged from 11 years +, the riders will enjoy 3 days and 2 nights sleeping in the lecture room.  Rides will receive instruction on dressage, show jumping, cross country. Enjoy hacks, lectures and demonstrations, finishing on the last day with a competition.

Riders to arrive at 10am bringing a packed lunch for the first day + money for takeaway, finishing with a prize giving ceremony at 3:30pm on Thursday (parents/friends are welcome to join us at any point).

 

All riders for this camp must be able to jump over 60cm and have experience of cantering in open fields + some XC.

Body protectors will be required.  

Please bring something to share with your friends a cake or some fruit.

 

Price – Club Members £220, Non Members £230 - 50% deposit upon booking.

Full payment 1 month before camp.

 

Please ask a member of staff if you would like more information and check which camp would suit your riding level.