Hellos and goodbyes

This month we have said good bye to Bernie who has gone off to new owners and have said Hello to Billie 12’2 Bay gelding can be found next to Bear, Tizer 12’2 Bay gelding who can be found in first pen and Bobby who is a 13’1 Grey gelding who can be found in the new shed. Look out for them in your lessons.

Out and About

Olivia has been very busy. They have gained lots of double clears for both Bear and Poppet. Poppet has one more double clear to get then she has qualified for discovery seconds 2017 and Bear has pulled it out the bag recently with a double clear at Foxhunter level (1.20m) and came 8th out of 50+. Olivia has a very busy summer ahead so if you want to keep up to date with her head over to her Facebook page, Olivia March Showjumper for everything that is happening.

Abbie and Sweetie have been out and about recently with few more double clears at 80cm and stepping up to 90cm.

Pony Club

We are a Pony Club Centre which means that you can become a member of the Pony Club and take part in activities, gain badges and certificates but use our horses and ponies to do so.

There is a joining fee and then an annual subscription. If you would like to join or get more information on what being a member entails, please speak to a member of staff.

Look out for the Pony Club sessions in our list of Summer Holiday activities.

Riding Club

Riding Club have been busy with riding and stable management. Riding club is for our adult riders and they meet on a Tuesday night. They do something different each week and have different instructors who teach dressage, jumping and stable management. If you are interested in joining them please speak to a member of staff

Please also ensure that you give 24 hours’ notice if you are unable to make one of the sessions. We will assume you are coming and schedule you in unless we are told otherwise and unfortunately you will have to be charged in order to cover the cost of the Instructor.

Summer Show

Our summer show will be on Monday 29th August 2016.

There are lots of different classes to enter: jumping, showing, fun classes and games. If you would like to take part, speak to Sally or Liv. You may have to share the ponies and you will need to here to groom and get them ready on the day.

Please ask for a member of staff for a schedule.

Summer activities

There is a list of all the activities on over the summer holidays on the reverse of this newsletter. If you would like to book onto any of them please use the sign-up sheets in the new shed.

Awards Presentation

On Friday 2nd September at 3pm we will be holding our Annual Awards Ceremony, where we will be giving out badges and awards that riders have achieved over the year.

There are awards for the most improved rider, daredevil rider, calmest rider and many more!

If you are planning on coming please use the sign-up sheet.

Summer 2016 Activities

Date Activity Time Price
Tuesday 26th

July

 

Stable Morning

 

11am – 1pm

 

£25.00

Wednesday 27th July Pony Club

Rally

 

10am – 1pm

 

£50.00

Sunday 31st

July

 

CLOSED

   
Tuesday 2nd

August

 

Short Breaks

 

11am – 12pm

 

£10.00

Wednesday 3rd August  

Village Ride

 

10am – 12.30pm

 

£45.00

Thursday 4th August Jump Lesson

With Liv

11am-12pm

12pm-1pm

 

£30.00

Tuesday 9th

August

 

Short Breaks

 

11am – 12pm

 

£10.00

Wednesday 10th August Gymkhana

Games

 

11am – 1pm

 

£30.00

Thursday 11th August Pony Club

Rally

 

10am – 1pm

 

£50.00

Friday 12th

August

Stable

Morning

 

11am – 1pm

 

£25.00

Tuesday 16th August  

Short Breaks

 

11am – 12pm

 

£10.00

Wednesday 17th August Jump Lesson

With Liv

11am-12pm

12pm-1pm

 

£30.00

Friday 19th

August

Pony Club

Rally

 

10am – 1pm

 

£50.00

Tuesday 23rd August  

Short Breaks

 

11am – 12pm

 

£10.00

  Stable

Afternoon

 

2pm – 4pm

 

£25.00

Wednesday 24th August Pony Club

Morning

 

11am – 1pm

 

£40.00

Thursday 25th August Gymkhana

Games

 

11am – 1pm

 

£30.00

Monday 29th August Summer

Show

   
Tuesday 30th August  

Short Breaks

 

11am – 12pm

 

£10.00

Wednesday 31st August Pony Club

Morning

 

11am – 1pm

 

£40.00

Friday 2nd

September

Points Award

Presentation

 

3pm – 4pm

 

 

Stables will be closed from 5th – 12th September for the ponies holiday