Holiday Activities

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

 

 

Follifoot Park Riding Centre

 


Easter Holidays Activities 2019

 

 

NORTH YORKSHIRE

 

Tuesday 16th April:

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

 10.15am – 3:00pm. Pony Day!!!! £38 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 - Tiny Tots session £14.00 20mins  for children 3 years old and above.

2:00pm –½ hr Kindi / Lead Rein catch up or £14.50

 

Wednesday 17th April:  

9:30am - 1 hr Walk, Trot Canter Lesson £21

9:30am – 2.30pm. £45. 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

10:30 - ½ hr Walk Trot Canter lesson or catch up £14.50

1:00 - 1½hr Introductory Session – learn to groom, tack up, ride the mechanical horse and have a ½ hr riding lesson £28.

3pm - 1 hr Walk, Trot Canter Hack £21

Evening Lessons.

Thursday 18th April:

10:00 - 1/2 hr Newcomers / Kindi group lesson £14.50

11am - Young Equestrians Picnic ride! £55

1pm- 1hr Lesson on learning to jump. If you are ready to start jumping this is the lesson for you. We will work over trotting poles and over a small cross pole fence. £22.00

 

Friday 19th April:

9:30am - ½ hr Kindi / Newcomers catch up or £14.50

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day £38 . 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 Jumping Lesson (walk trot canter riders only) £21

2pm - ½ hr Walk Trot Canter lesson £16.50 (small group)

 

Saturday 20th April: 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 Open competition riders welcome on their own horses.

 

Sunday 21st April: CLOSED

Monday 22nd April

9:30am ½ hr Kindi / Lead Rein catch up or £14.50

10.00am 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)

1:00pm 1 Hour Learn how to jump a course. This lesson will teach you around a course of jumps learning 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 £21.00

 

Tuesday 23rd April:

9:30am ABRS Tests A-E

10:15am – 3:00pm Pony Day £42 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

2pm ½ an hour Newcomers group lesson £14.50

 

Wednesday 24th April:  

9:30am – ABRS Tests

10:30am - 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).

11:30am – Tiny Tots/Newcomers group session £14.50

1:30pm - 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 25th April:

9:30 - 1/2 hr Newcomers group lesson £14.50

9:30am – 2.30pm. £45. 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

 

Friday 26th April:

10:15am – 3:00pm - Pony Day £38 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

11:30 – 20mins Tiny Tots ride £14.00

 

 

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

Please take Catch up rides before 26th April.

Taking bookings for SUMMERS CAMPS now!!

New 4 week Term Starts Saturday 27th April

Thank You!

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 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.