Holiday Activities

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

 

 

Follifoot Park Riding Centre

 


 

MAY HOLIDAYS 2019

Saturday 25th May.  Open for lessons and Saturday Morning Club, Dressage Competition

Sunday 26th May CLOSED

Monday 27th May

9:30am – 2:30pm. Be a horse owner for the day!! £45.  Have you ever been to your lessons and wanted to spend a little more time with your horse/pony? Now you can book a horse/pony for the day, you can groom, tack up, ride,wash,muck out,feed and just cuddle your horse if you wish. Riders must be of a level where they can tack up and ride at walk, trot, canter level.

10:00am 1 Hour Group Lesson. W, T, C Catch Up or £21 under 14’s, £24.50 over 14 years.

11:00am ½hr Walk and Trot lesson, catch up or £14.50

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 when booking.

 

Tuesday 28th May

9:30am ½ hr Newcomers Lesson or Catch Up £14.50

9:30 – ABRS Tests – A- E – £25 or two tests £40

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day £42 Minimum age 7 years. Please bring a packed lunch. We will be covering an ABRS Rosette award.

10:00am 1 Hour Group Hack. W,T,C Catch Up (riders to be cantering in regular lessons).

1:00 – 2:30pm Cross Country Training, £35. Riders will warm up in the arena followed by riding in the cross country field, learning how to ride in your light seat, shorten and lengthen your horses strides, followed by jumping one or two portable jumps in the field finishing with riding The Bank.

BODY PROTECTORS MUST be worn for this activity. (this activity may change if the weather is not suitable).

3.00pm ½ hr W,T,C Lesson or Catch up £14.50

 

Wednesday 29th May

9:30pm ½ hr Newcomers Lesson Catch Up or £14.50

10am 1hr Parent and child ride. £30 per pair. We will start off in the arena having fun then going for a walk and a trot out on the bridle path (weather dependent).

11:00 Tiny Tots Ride £14.50 20 minutes  

11:30am – ½ hr W,T,C group lesson, catch up or £16.50

1pm Start SHOW JUMPING COMPETITION! Open to all! £20 School Horse hire. Clear round £6.00, all other classes £8.00 Also open to people to bring their own horses

 

Thursday 30th May

9.30am ½ hr Newcomers group lesson, £14.50 or Catch up.

10am – ABRS Tests £25 or two tests £40

11am – 1hr Showjumping lesson, walk trot canter riders £24

11am – 3pm(ish) Picnic Ride!! £65 (Young Equestrians £60) Full Payment needed upon booking. Have a wonderful few hours in the saddle across some lovely countryside, stopping off for a picnic (please bring a sandwich in your pocket or 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)

2pm  ½ hr Walk Trot Canter, Lesson or Catch Up £14.50

 

Friday 31st May

9:30am Newcomers / Tiny Tots Ride (£14.50) 20 minutes

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day £40 Minimum age 7 years. Please bring a packed lunch.

                                                                 Please leave a deposit when booking. Thank you!

Start of new term – Saturday 1st June – 7 week term

 

 

 

SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES

2019 

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 20st July

Open for lessons, Saturday Morning Club + Dressage Competition – Intro A & B – P14 & P13 – N28

Monday 22nd  July  

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  leave a non-refundable deposit of £20

Tuesday 23rd July

1:30pm-3.30pm Pony Afternoon £24

Children under the age of 7 are asked to be accompanied by an adult. Min age 5 years old. Please bring a snack + drink.

4:00 – ½ hr Walk Trot Lesson catch up or £15.50

4:30pm Newcomer lesson/catch up or £14.50

Wednesday 24th July

1:30pm 1 Hour W, T, C Hack/Catch up. £24

1:30pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots £14.50

2.00pm ½ Hour Group W, T, C lesson/Catch up or £15.50

Thursday 25th July

1:00pm ABRS Tests

1:30pm Newcomer lesson/catch up or £14.50

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, £25

Friday 26th July

1:00 – ½ hr Walk Trot Canter Lesson catch up or £15.50

1:30pm-3.30pm Pony Afternoon £24

Children under the age of 7 are asked to be accompanied by a adult. Min age 5 years old. Please bring a snack + drink and make sure all children have sun cream on.

Saturday 27th July

11:30am  Start SHOW JUMPING COMPETITION! Open to all! £20 School Horse hire. Clear round £6.00, all other classes £8.00 Also open to people to bring their own horses

Monday 29th 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 £14.50

3:00pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots - £14.50

Tuesday 30th July

10:15am-3:00pm Pony Day £44 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 31st July &Thursday 1st August

MINI CAMP

Wednesday 31st July

2:30pm ½ hr W,T,C Lesson £15.50

Friday 2nd 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 5th 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 able to groom, tack up and ride. The riding time will be 1 hour, Walk Trot Canter riders.

Tuesday 6th August

10:15am-3:00pm Pony Day £44 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. £21

2:30pm ½ Hr Newcomers lesson £14.50

Wednesday 7th August

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)

Thursday 8th August

1.30pm - 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.

2pm - ½ hr W,T,C Lesson £15.50

Friday 9th August

10:15am-3:00pm Pony Day £40

 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!! £25, 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 10th 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 12th August

9:30am 1 Hour Hack W.T.C £24

10:30am Newcomers lesson £14.50

12noon  Start SHOW JUMPING COMPETITION! Open to all! £20 School Horse hire. Clear round £6.00, all other classes £8.00 Also open to people to bring their own horses

Tuesday 13th Wednesday 14th and Thursday 15th August

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

Tuesday 13th August

12:30pm 20 minute Tiny tots session £14.50 

1:00pm ½ hr Newcomers lesson £14.50

Friday 16th August

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day. £40. 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 £21

 

Saturday 17th 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 19th August

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day £44 to include an ABRS rosette award. Minimum age 7 years old. Please bring a pack  

lunch and make sure all children have sun cream on.

1pm ½ hr Newcomers lesson £14.50

1:30pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots £14.50

Tuesday 20st August Wednesday 21st August Thursday 22nd August

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

Friday 23rd August

10.15am – 3.00pm Pony Day. £40 Minimum age 7 years old. Please bring a packed lunch and make sure all children have sun cream on.

10am 1 Hour Hack £24 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/games in the arena riders can be beginners through to advance. £40 per pair.

Saturday 24th August 

Open for lessons, Saturday Morning Club + Dressage Competition

Tuesday 27th August

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day. £40 Minimum age 7 years old. Please bring a packed lunch and make sure all children have sun cream on.

9:30am ABRS Tests A-E £25        

2:00pm 20 minute Group Tiny Tots £14.50

Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th August MINI CAMP!!!

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

Wednesday 28th 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.

Friday 30th  August

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day. £44 Rosette Day Award, Minimum age 7 years old.  Please bring a packed lunch and make sure all children have sun cream on.

10:00 ABRS Tests £25                    

1:30pm Tiny Tots/ Newcomers Group £14.50

Saturday 31st August

Open for lessons, Saturday Morning Club

11:30am Start SHOW JUMPING COMPETITION! Open to all! £20 School Horse hire. Clear round £6.00, all other classes £8.00 Also open to people to bring their own horses

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 2nd August

Monday 2nd September 1st DAY OF NEW TERM!  8 week term!

Weekend riders restart Saturday 7th September – 7 week term!

Please complete a September booking form.

 

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 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.