Holiday Activities

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

 

 

Follifoot Park Riding Centre

 

 

February Half Term Activities 

 

 

Saturday 15th February 

 Open for lessons. Saturday Morning Club - 10.00am – 12.-00 noon 

Dressage Competition - School horses available for hire. First point’s competition for 2020!

 

Sunday 16th February CLOSED-


Monday 17th February

9.30am – ½ Hr W,T,C Catch Up or £15.50

10.00am – 1 Hour WTC Catch Up ride or £24                                                                

11.00 am – ½ Hr Newcomers walk and trot, catch up or £15.50

1pm - 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 18th February

9.30am ABRS Tests A to 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. £40

1pm - 20 min Tiny Tots and Newcomers Lesson Catch up or £15.50

 1:30pm – 1 hour jumping lesson, learn how to ride a horse/pony over fences. W,T,C £24

 

Wednesday 19th February

9:30am - ½ Hr Newcomers walk and trot catch Up/ £15.50 

10am – 1 hour hack WT riders £26. Please check with your instructor that this is suitable for you. (if weather conditions are not suitable we will go in the arena)

12:30pm SHOW JUMPING COMPETITION. Hire a school horse for £24 and compete around our show jumping course. Classes will start with a small clear round £7 then move onto 55cm, 65cm, 75cm, 85cm £10 per class!

First Points Competition for 2020 Show Jumping Championship!

 

Thursday 20th 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 £15.50


10.30am- ½ hr Lead Out. Ideal for those who have ridden before and wish to go for a walk along the bridle path. £15.50

1.00pm – ½ hr W,T,C lesson / catch up £15.50

 

Friday 21st February

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. £40..

 1pm – ½ hr Newcomers / Tiny Tots catch up £15.50

1:30pm – 1hr Pole work lesson – W.T.C riders – good preparation for jumping £24.   

 

 

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.