Holiday Activities

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

 

SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES

2018 

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 21st July

Open for lessons, Saturday Morning Club + Dressage Competition – Intro A & C – P7 & P13 – N24

Tuesday 24th 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 25th July

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

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

2:30pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots £14.50

Thursday 26th July

1:00pm ABRS Tests

1:30pm Newcomer lesson/catch up or £13.50

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

Friday 27th 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.

Monday 30th 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 - £14.50

Tuesday 31st July

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

Minimum age 7 years old. Please make sure all children have sun cream on and bring lunch.

2:00pm ABRS Tests A-E £25

Wednesday 1st  August

1:00pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots £14.50

3pm Start SHOW JUMPING COMPETITION! Open to all! Hire your favourite horse/pony from the riding school £20 and compete in classes to win rosettes and prizes!! £6 clear round, £8 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!!!

Thursday 2rd August

2:30pm ½ hr W,T,C Lesson £13.50

12pm – 4pm (approx) Picnic Ride!! £65 (full 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 check with your instructor before booking)

Friday 3rd August

1:30pm – 3:30pm 2 Hour Hack £45. For experienced riders, if you are unsure please check with your instructor. A £20 non-refundable deposit is needed upon booking.

Monday 6th 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 7th August

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

Minimum age 7 years old.  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 8th August and Thursday 9h August

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

Friday 10th August

10:15am-3:00pm Pony Day £35

 Minimum age 7 years old, 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.

Saturday 11th August

11am – 2 hour hack £45. For experienced riders, if you are unsure please check with your instructor. A £20 non-refundable deposit is needed upon booking.

Monday 13th August

9:30am 1 Hour Hack W.T.C £20

10:00am Newcomers lesson £13.50

1pm - In house (for riding school and livery riders only) Show Cross lesson & competition, £35 to hire a horse. This activity is only for experienced riders who have done a considerable amount of jumping before. Body Protectors MUST be worn.

Tuesday 14th Wednesday 15th and Thursday 16th August

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

Wednesday 15th August

12:30pm 20 minute Tiny tots session £14.50

1:00pm ½ hr Newcomers lesson £13.50

Friday 17th August

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day. £39. Minimum age 7 years old. 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 18th August - Open for lessons, Saturday Morning Club

11.30am – 3:30pm (approx) Picnic Ride!! £65 (full 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 check with your instructor before booking)

Monday 20th August

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day £39 to include an ABRS rosette award. Minimum age 7 years old. Please bring a snack and make sure all children have sun cream on.

3:30pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots £14.50

3pm ½ hr Newcomers lesson £13.50

Tuesday 21st August ADVANCED CAMP!!! Please arrive at 10am and make sure you have paid in full.

Wednesday 22nd August ADVANCED CAMP!!!

Thursday 23rd August ADVANCED CAMP!!!

Friday 24th August

10.15am – 3.00pm Pony Day. £35 Minimum age 7 years old. 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 25th August 

Open for lessons, Saturday Morning Club + Dressage Competition 

Tuesday 28th August

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day. £35 Minimum age 7 years old. Please bring a packed lunch and make sure all children have sun cream on.

11:00 ABRS Tests A-E £25            

2:00pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots £14.50

Wednesday 29th and Thursday 30st August MINI CAMP!!!

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

Wednesday 29th August

1:00pm- 3:00pm 2 Hour Hack £45. For experienced riders, if you are unsure please check with your instructor. A £20 deposit is needed upon booking.

Thursday 30th August

9:00am-2:00pm 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 31st August

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day. £39 Rosette Day! The children will take part in a handy pony course. Minimum age 7 years old.  Please bring a packed lunch and make sure all children have sun cream on.

10:00 ABRS Tests £25                    

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!

 

Please take catch up rides before Friday 3rd August

 

Saturday 1st September 1st DAY OF NEW TERM! 8 week term!

 

 

All activities must be booked and a £10 minimum deposit left. We ask for camps to be paid in full two 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 2018!!!!!

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.

 

 

Young Equestrians + Advanced Camp Tuesday 21st August to Thursday 23rd 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, money for a takeaway and finishing with a prize giving ceremony at 3:30pm on Thursday (parents/friends are welcome to join us at any point).

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. See kit list.

 

Price- FPYRC Members £220- non-members £230.

 

Intermediate Camp Tuesday 14th August to Thursday 16th 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, 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, money for MacDonald’s.

There will be a prize giving ceremony at 3:30pm on the Thursday. (Parents/friends are welcome to join us at any point). Body protector needed. See kit list.

Price- FPYRC Members £220- non-members £230.

 

Mini Camp 1- Wednesday 8th August and Thursday 9th August

Mini Camp 2- Wednesday 29th August and Thursday 30th 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 3:30pm (parents/friends are welcome to join us at any point)

Price- FPYRC Members £100- non-members £110.

 

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