Whitsun bank holiday – dates for your diary
Tuesday 30th May
Pony club rally – 9.-4.30 full uniform please. Mounted rally in morning and unmounted rally after lunch, will include badge practise and stable management. There will also be a fire drill and Progressive badge training.
1 hour Show jumping lesson – 9.am Training for young riders who are just beginning to canter/jump followed by badge practise. Stay for the day, £35
Downs ride – 10am £40
Dressage practise and Test – 10am followed by video test competition with rosettes, choose your own pony, get him washed, groomed and ready for test. Full uniform please. £35
Depending on how many members are available we may try for a test day at the weekend, if not we will arrange a day that suits as many as we can.
We have been invited to join in the Freshwater Carnival Parade, we will of course also be in Yarmouth Carnival in August.
Have a great holiday and we hope to see you all soon!
Sunday 9th – School Show Jumping practise for those competing this year
(if you would like to compete next year all you have to do is talk to your PE teacher and me and we can make it happen for you.
Monday 10th – Fun day afternoon 2 pm – 4pm space hopper races, dog show jumping ( you can borrow one of ours)! Walk the plank, bandaging races etc. Great fun for all, come and enjoy yourselves. £5
Tuesday 11 th Bareback Lesson 30 mins of bareback practise in the manege, £15
Tuesday 11th Beach ride. walk and trot, £30 and stay to clean your tack, please call for tide times, 077482-53899
PONY CLUB RALLY, mounted and unmounted. 9am start till approx 5pm. Please bring lunch and a drink and if wet a change of clothes. All Pony Club members must attend 3 rallies per year (before 1st July 2017 from the end of camp last year) if they wish to attend summer camp. This is a Pony Club HQ rule not mine. Badge practises will take place at all rallies.
Groom your pony, wash tails and present for Rally inspection, Full uniform for all riders (new members – white school shirt with collar, pony club tie, pony club badge, sweat shirt or hoody, jods – beige/white or yellow if poss. Gloves, Riding hat and riding boots. If you don’t have it all please wear as much as you can and order up badges, sweatshirts, polo shirts or hoodies before 1st June to be sure of having it for camp.
Full uniform should be – Jods, boots, badge, shirt, tie, hat, hairnet and gloves are essential.
Wear old clothes,over your best riding clothes to keep yourself clean while grooming and getting ready for inspection.
£35 for regular riding members and £45 for visiting members.
Thursday – Beach ride Please arrive at 9 to get your pony ready and dress to get wet, so no leather boots!! A change of clothes may be a good idea.
Fri 14th – Mounted Easter Egg Hunt (open to all) naround the paddock and manege, including walking and trotting your pony around gathering as many eggs as you can find and then eating them. Some jumps (optional for the more experienced second group) will be set up in the school. You can be On or Off the leading rein. £20
Date TBA. – Cross Country Lesson, experienced riders only, £35 members, Non/visiting members £45
Sat 15th – Lessons as usual along with badge practise
Sunday 16th – School Show Jumping practise for those competing this year
Tuesday – 30 minute Bareback lesson essential for good balance and an independent seat £15
Wednesday – Pony Club Rally If you want to come to camp you will have to complete 3 rallies, this is a Pony Club rule.! £40
PONY CLUB RALLY, info – both mounted and unmounted. 9am start till approx 5pm. Please bring lunch and a drink and if wet a change of clothes. All Pony Club members must attend 3 rallies per year (before 1st July 2017 from the end of camp last year) if they wish to attend summer camp. This is a Pony Club HQ rule not mine. Badge practises will take place at all rallies. Arrive with old clothes over your best jods etc. To keep clean for inspection while grooming. As much uniform as poss plz, hat, gloves, jods, shirt, tie, badge boots which most of you should have by now.
Fri 21st – Jumping and Games show. Rosettes for all – jumps start at 6″ on a leading rein for those who are learning, upto 2’6″ for those who like a challenge.
Sat 22nd – Lessons as usual along with badge practise
Test day for Badges and Certificates Sunday 23rd April 2017
Sunday is Test day for all those who are hoping to take badges, efficiency tests, progressive tests. This will start at 2.15 so you will need to arrive an hour before to get your pony ready please.