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The Bartley Riding Academy offers quality riding lessons and horsemanship training to all our clients. We specialise 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 DAY

Monday 28th April 8.30am – 3.30pm              $160

Introduction to learning to ride (Ages 6years – 10years & 11years plus) No exp needed

ADVANCED BEGINNERS/ INTERMEDIATE:

Tuesday 29th April 9am – 3pm                        $130

RIBBON DAY! Lots of fun events and Fancy dress

(Ages 9+, MUST be able to Walk, Trot, Canter and jump a small jump)

 

INT/ADVANCED:

Thursday 1st May and Friday 2nd May $350, own horse – $250

Showhunter lesson and Showhunter mini show

On Thursday you will have a 1 ½ hour lesson with showhunter trainer Des Lowe in a group of approx 3 students, and then stay on to prep your horse for the show the following day. Then on Friday will be “show day’’ being judged on up to 3 showhunter rounds at height of your choice. You will be given an entry form closer to this date. Dress code for the lesson is tidy riding gear and show day is white shirt and a tie or show shirts and jackets for those who have them. Light coloured jodphurs and clean boots – for both days. Smart dress is a must. You will be given a lesson time for the Thursday as you will be put in a suitable group. Times to be confirmed.

Limited horses and spaces available so be in quick. You don’t want to miss out on this opportunity.

 

ADULT RIBBON DAY

Saturday 3rd May 10am – 3pm, followed by quiz and a light meal at the Whitford pub from 3pm till whenever                                                 $130, own horse $55

RIBBON DAY! Lots of fun events, flat work and jumping. We will cater for all experience levels. Don’t miss out! We always have a great time :) Limited horses and spaces!

 

LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE! EMAIL US TO MAKE A BOOKING. BOOKINGS CONFIRMED AFTER PAYMENT HAS BEEN RECIEVED.

 

If you are interested please contact us through email / phone or put your name down on the conformation sheet at the school on noticeboard.