What does my child need to wear?
Suitable foot wear for riding in, wellys are allowed on first visit but not recommended for use all of the time due to safety. Suitable clothing for the weather. Hats can be borrowed on site. Hats can be borowed but we do recommend you buy one if continue to ride with us.
Do i stay with my child or leave them?
You are welcome to hang around for a while until you feel your child is comfortable and happy, but in general it is a kids club where they are to be dropped off and the parents enjoy their free time.
What happens if its raining?
Bring some waterproofs all activities will carry on as usual.
Is The centre insured and qualified instructors?
Yes, we are fully insured and an approved centre with qualified, friendly and experienced instructors.
Will the children ride out on the roads at any time?
NO all riding and handling of the children will be in our stable block, manage and paddocks.
How will i know how my child is getting on?
Children will have their own folder and everything will get put in that. It will include what they have done or learnt that day, little tests, award certificates and badges etc etc etc. There will also be parent days where you can come along and watch your child in our little inhouse shows, have a coffee and a chat. It is great fun for everybody.
Does my child need to have any experience to come along?
No none at all! All children will be put into small, suitable groups depending on age and experience if any.
My child has been riding for a few years now would this suit her?
Yes definitley, they can progress on to riding dressage tests, showjumping and little bit of xc and also learn everything about horses. From how they think to different tack, feeding, lunging, worming, the list goes on and on and on it really does!
I hope this has answered as many questions as possible please feel free to contact us if you have any further questions. Look forward to meeting you soon.