Upcoming Activities at the Stables

February Half-Term 2019.....

Junior Pony Day

Thursday 21st February
10am – 3pm
 
£50 (payment on booking)
 
Suitable for children from 3 - 7 years.
 
Our Junior Pony Days are great for children of any riding ability who love being around horses and would like to learn more about them. On the day children will do a mixture of pony care sessions which may include mucking out with our special mini forks and brooms, grooming the ponies, learning about feeds, tack, rugs bandages and much more. Children will also take part in a fun riding session – usually a gymkhana with team games and races on the ponies. Each of the pony days through the summer will include a variety of activities so ideal if children would like to attend more than one, or even all of them. Snacks, drinks and lunch is included and all children will receive a Hartwell Rosette at the end of the day.
 

Senior Pony Day

Thursday 21st February
9:30am – 3:30pm
 
£50 (payment on booking)
 
Suitable for children from 7/8 - 11 years.
 
The Senior Pony Days are ideal for children with any level of experience who are keen to learn all about horses and stable management while having fun. Throughout the day children will take part in a multitude of activities which may include grooming sessions, learning about general day to day care of horses including mucking out, feeding, rugging up, haying etc., sessions on equine and rider first aid and much, much more. Children will also take part in a fun riding session such as a gymkhana or obstacle course on the ponies. Each of the pony days through the summer will include a variety of activities so ideal if children would like to attend more than one, or even all of them. Snacks, drinks and lunch is included and all children will receive a Hartwell Rosette at the end of the day.

 

Activities at our Wendover Site

Off Site 1 hour Hacks

Monday 18th February
09:00, 10:30, 12:00, 13:30.
 
£60 per person (payment on booking).
2 x riders per slot.
 
Fun filled off site hacks for 1hour with Ashleigh and Emily. Suitable for riders who have completed multiple hacks around the cross country fields and are competent in walk, trot and canter (speak to our instructors if unsure).
 

Fun Stable Management Day

Tuesday 19 th February
10:00-16:00
 
£50 per person (payment on booking).
 
This comprehensive Stable Management day is suitable for children / teenagers of all abilities who would like to learn everything needed to own their own horse or work with horses in the future. The day will involve lots of practical horse care sessions which may include mucking out, grooming, bandaging, first aid, lunging, tacking up, rugs and much more. There will also be a 1hour group riding lesson tailored to individual abilities. Rosettes awarded to all who take part. Only 10 x spaces available. Bring own pack lunch.
 

90 Minute Jump Clinic

Friday 22 nd February
14:00-15:30
 
£50 per person (payment on booking).
 
This fantastic 90 minute clinic with Ashleigh will include warm up exercises over poles, gridwork and then dependant on conditions either Show Jump work in the arena or Cross Country schooling around the course. All riders must be competent in walk, trot, canter and jumping unaided, have
completed previous clinics/ lessons and ridden in the Cross Country field previously. Only 6 x spaces so book early to avoid disappointment. Certificate and Rosette for all who take part.