The Bartley Riding Academy offers quality riding lessons and horsemanship training to all our clients. We specialize in teaching clients on our experienced and reliable mounts.
We also take pride in teaching good basic skills to give all riders the best possible start to their riding, whether it be for pleasure riding or competition. This involves giving pupils skills in dressage, jumping and the very important safety aspect needed to ride horses in any situation.
To join the Riding Academy you need no previous riding skills or horse interaction. We provide the situation and the opportunity to start your journey in becoming a confident rider.
SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAMMES 2014:
We offer holiday programmes to all levels. Our courses consist of correct learning of basic to advanced skills, experience handling horses in a safe manor, while having fun in enjoying the learning process of horse riding. All Beginner and Advanced beginner children will be supplied a helper to teach and help to assist to pre pare the ponies. We have experienced teachers and helpers to make your learning experience enjoyable and safe.
BEGINNERS & ADVANCED BEGINNERS 2 DAY COURSE:
Mon 29th & Tues 30th September 9am till 3pm $300
Own your own pony (Ages 6years – 10years & 11years plus) No exp needed. Beginners and Adv Beginners will run separate on the same dates.
ADULT NATURAL HORSEMANSHIP COURSE:
Saturday 4th October 9am – 1pm $120
Learn how to correctly handle horses on the ground through behaviour training, riding in halters and how to understand the horse.
ADVANCED BEGINNERS/ INTERMEDIATE:11years approx
Thurs 2nd Oct – 11am start, Friday 3rd -Pick up 2pm $370 (inc dinner – Pizza)
Fun games, bareback, riding in halters and learning how to care for your horse. Sleepover on Thursday night – not compulsory
Tues 7th, 8th, 9th Oct (times to be confirmed) $275, $220 own
Progressing your horse with structured training through contact and position.
ADULT FUN NIGHT:
Thurs 9th October 5.30 onwards (students can arrive from 5pm)- $65, $40 own
Fun activities, games, flat and jumping. Dinner at pub afterwards Dress up theme is something starting with the letter “P”!
LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE! EMAIL US TO MAKE A BOOKING. BOOKINGS CONFIRMED AFTER PAYMENT HAS BEEN RECIEVED.