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 2 DAY COURSE :
Mon 7th July and Tues 8th July 9am till 3pm $300
Introduction to learning to ride (Ages 5years – 10years & 11years plus) No exp needed. Helmets provided, long pants and covered shoes required.Students will need to bring a packed lunch.
ADVANCED BEGINNERS/ INTERMEDIATE:
Wed 9th July and Thurs 10th July 9am till 3pm $350
“Indoor Eventing “ 2 day course!! 2 days practicing flat and jump work for cross country. This course will have limited spaces.
(Ages 9+, MUST be able to Walk, Trot, Canter and jump a small jump confidently)
Mon 14th, Tues 15th and Wed 16th July $330 (own $250)
“Basic Training and schooling”
Fun rewarding flat and jump exercises to enhance you and your horses performance. Inc lunging, poles etc. Small group lessons and approx only half days. Times to be confirmed. School horse or bring your own.
ADULT BEACH TREK - FULL but we can put you on a waiting list.
Sat 12th July. Start approx 10am.Times to be confirmed due to the tide but it will be most of the day. $95
Yes that’s right! We will be taking horses to the Whitford beach for a trek through the forest, down the road and across the beach! Please bring your packed lunch for a picnic. Max 7 people (school mounts). Welcome to bring your own horse for no charge but you will need to travel your own horse. Riders need to be confident in all paces including cantering.
LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE! EMAIL US TO MAKE A BOOKING. BOOKINGS CONFIRMED AFTER PAYMENT HAS BEEN RECIEVED.