Holiday Activities

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

 

 

Follifoot Park Riding Centre

 

 

Easter Half Term Activities 

Saturday 4th April DRESSAGE Competition! Hire of school horses available – Intro A & C, P7 & 12, N27

 Saturday Morning Club & lessons available.

Sunday 5h April:  CLOSED 

Monday 6th April:

10.00am - 1hr Walk, Trot, and Canter Catch Up or £22

11:00am ½ hr Walk, Trot Catch Up or £15.50

1:00pm - 1hr Parent and child ride. £40 per pair. We will start off in the arena having fun then going for a walk up the track.

Tuesday 7th April:

9.30am - ABRS Tests A-E £25 – 2 tests £40 giving a discount of £10!

 10.15am – 3:00pm. Pony Day!!!! £40 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.

1:30pm - ½ hr Newcomers / Tiny tots / Lead Rein catch up or £15.50

2:00pm – Walk Trot Canter half an hour lesson or catch up £15.50

 

Wednesday 8th April:  

9:30am - 1 hr Walk, Trot Canter Lesson £22

10:30 - ½ hr Walk Trot Canter lesson or catch up £15.50

11:00am - 1½hr Introductory Session – learn to groom, tack up, (ride the mechanical horse) and have a ½ hr riding lesson £28.

1:00pm Start SHOW JUMPING COMPETITION! Open to all! £24 School Horse hire. Clear round £7.00, all other classes £10.00 Open competition riders welcome on their own horses.

 

 

Thursday 9th April:

10:00 - 1/2 hr Newcomers / Tiny tots group lesson £15.50

10am – 2.30pm. £50. Be a horse owner for the day, you can choose a pony to pamper, muck out, feed, rug etc supervised fun day, riding lesson and fun session included. Riders must be able to Walk Trot Canter and tack up

11am - Young Equestrians Picnic ride! £55

 

Friday 10th April:

9:30am - ½ hr Kindi / Newcomers catch up or £15.50

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day £44 .Rosette 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.

1pm- 1hr Learn how to jump lesson / poles (walk trot canter riders only) £22

2pm - ½ hr Walk Trot Canter lesson £17.50 (small group)


Saturday 11h April: Open for lessons, Saturday Morning Club.

Sunday 12th April: CLOSED

Monday 13th April

9:30am ½ hr Kindi / Lead Rein catch up or £15.50

10.30am Picnic Ride! £65 (full payment needed upon booking). Have a wonderful few hours in the saddle across some lovely countryside, 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 gallop. (Please see staff before booking)

 

Tuesday 14th April:

9:30am ABRS Tests A-E

10:00am 1 Hour jumping Lesson. Learn how to jump different types of jumps that you may come across in a competition. Riders MUST be jumping cross poles on a regular basis in their lessons £22.00

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day £44 Rosette Award! 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

1:30pm ½ an hour Newcomers group lesson £15.50

 

Wednesday 15th April:  

9:30am – ABRS Tests

10:00am – 12noon Pony Morning £28 Fun filled morning for the little ones to enjoy a ride, grooming the ponies, riding the mechanical horse and unicorn fun. Children welcome from 4 years old (under 6 year olds to be accompanied by an adult)

11:30am – Tiny Tots/Newcomers group session £15.50

1:00pm - 2 Hour Hack £45 this hack is for experienced rider’s wishing to blow the cobwebs away with a good canter along the fields. Please check with your instructor first and full payment must be paid upon booking.

 

Thursday 16th April:

9:30 - 1/2 hr Newcomers group lesson £15.50

10am – 2.30pm. £50. Be a horse owner for the day, you can choose a pony to pamper, muck out, feed, rug etc supervised fun day, riding lesson and fun session included. Riders must be able to Walk Trot Canter and tack up

12noon – ½ hr Lead out – Suitable for on and off the lead rein to enjoy going out of the arena and down the bridle path. Catch up or £15.50

 

Friday 17th April:

9:30am – ½ hr Walk and Trot Lesson £15.50

10:15am – 3:00pm - Pony Day £40 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

1pm – 1hr Walk Trot Canter Lesson £22


Please pay a deposit or full payment when booking to secure your place on holiday activities

Please take Catch up rides before 17th April.

Taking bookings for SUMMERS CAMPS now!!

New 5 week Term Starts Saturday 18th April

Thank You!

 

 

 

 

SUMMER CAMPS 2020

 

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 the lecture room with full supervision.

Mini Camp does not include an overnight stay.

Mini Camp's

1-Mini Camp 1- Wednesday 12th August and Thursday 13th August

2-Mini Camp 2- Wednesday 26th August and Thursday 27th 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 4th August – Thursday 6th 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.

Please request a kit list when you book

 

 

Young Equestrians + ADVANCED CAMP!

Tuesday 18th August – Thursday 20nd 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.

Any children not wanting to stay can attend daily

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.

 

Please request a kit list when you book.

 

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

FULL PAYMENT must be paid one month before the camp starts.