Special riding groups for Pony Club members are organised and they are encouraged to work towards their Achievement Badges in their lessons.
Julie Blair is our Pony Club coordinator and enjoys organising trips e.g. Horse of the Year Show and Olympia. Julie is joined by Sandra Garrett as Pony Club coach.
Pony Club sessions currently take place as follows:
- Wednesday 17.00-18.00
- Thursday 17.00 - 18.00
- Thursday 18.00 - 19.00
- Friday 16.45 - 17.45
Each member joins the Pony Club which is £36.00 annually. Our Pony Club sessions *cost from £18.00 for theory and £25.00 for mounted sessions.
Brampton Stables, Horse of the Year 2023 trip
Sunday 8th October 2023
Please make sure you add your name to the list in reception along with your Pony Club membership number.
Blue Cross Horse & Pony Talks
The Mini session is aimed at members 10 years and younger will cover:
Information about Blue Cross and how it is the sponsor of the Horse and Pony Care Competition Exploring how to keep horses happy and healthy. Training your pony with basic learning theory Rewarding your pony appropriately
This talk is on the 30th June at 6pm till 7pm. To register for the talk please click here
The Junior and Senior session is aimed at members 11 years till 25 years. The talk will cover:
Information about Blue Cross and how it is the sponsor of the Horse and Pony Care Competition The Five Domains Common ailments and keeping horses happy and healthy. Learning Theory
This talk is on 30th June at 7pm till 8pm. To register for the talk please click here
Pony Racing Day
The day is free and you don't need a pony. On the day, you will take a tour of Nottingham Racecourse and see what happens behind the scenes. Have a go on a horse simulator with a jockey coach. find out how fit you need to be to ride in a pony race and try fun exercises used by jockeys, see the racing equipment for jockeys and horses. Watch live Pony Races in the afternoon Find out how to get involved The day will run from 10.30am until approximately 3.00pm.
Bring a picnic to enjoy between sessions. Everyone is welcome with a recommended age of 7 - 15 years old.
Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian for all activities.
The Taster Day is free, but places must be booked in advance: Click here for bookings
More information will be emailed to those registered nearer the day. Any questions, please contact Lea on firstname.lastname@example.org