Pony Club Organised Training and Rides
If you are holding any Endurance training dates or rides and you would like them to be listed below then please email the information to firstname.lastname@example.org for the details to be added to calendar and also circulated to relevant contacts.
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Endurance Great Britain (EGB)
Endurance GB is the governing body for the sport of Endurance (Competitive Long Distance) Riding Great Britain, formulating the rules and organising rides to cater for all levels of ability, whether you simply want to compete occasionally at local events or aim eventually for top class and international competition. We provide and manage well over 100 events a year for members of the Association riding registered horses and ponies as well as many social and pleasure rides, to encourage non-members.
For further details on Endurance Great Britain (EGB) and their rides please click here
Junior Rider and Young Rider Training Days!
Dates: Bristol on 4th August; West Sussex on 6th August; Cleobury Mortimer on 12th August
We are putting on 3 days especially for you all and as you see, they are coming up very soon. They are aimed at being both educational and fun! Sign up is via Clubhouse.
We have superb coaches to instruct and knowledgeable people joining us both for talks and for some endurance specific training. Venues have the possibility to ride out on their private fields and the riding can be individually tailored to everyone's experience. These days are for all of you, whether you are 8 years old or 25!
Wednesday 4th August, 10am to 3.00pm: Sue Rich's yard near Bristol www.oakleazefarm.co.uk
We have coach Liza Allen of Collective Equestrian to instruct you all. We are very lucky to have her, and this is a superb opportunity to enjoy some really high class coaching. See Collection Equestrian - Liza Allen
Louise Rich, who was an international member of the Young Riders team, will give a talk about her experiences as a young rider, both nationally and internationally, and will be on hand to answer your questions. The farm has 170 acres of field riding. We shall tailor the riding out to those attending.
To sign up to the Bristol event, click here.
Friday 6th August: Rosemary Attfield's yard in West Sussex. Our own Rosemary will coach and there will be talks on preparing for an endurance ride and the skills of map reading! There will also be a visit from a local vet. Further details will be confirmed early next week.
To sign up to the West Sussex event, click here.
Thursday 12th August: Olwen Law's yard at Cleobury Mortimer.
The coach will be Margaret Linington Page, another very experienced and highly regarded instructor. See Haddon Training - Margaret Linington-Payne
In addition, we shall be joined by Esther Groen, an international rider who is based here in the UK but rides for Holland. She regularly coaches and produces webinars on endurance riding. Esther will give a talk on getting your horse fit to do endurance. Furthermore, we shall be joined in the afternoon by Sally Toye, 5-time Tevis endurance rider who has also ridden the Mongol Derby.
The day will contain everything from lessons to sloshing/heart rate checking after riding out, to even a bit of Trec!
To sign up to the Cleobury Mortimer event, click here.
These days present a FANTASTIC opportunity to meet other young riders, with the further benefits of superb coaching and fun! Do sign up asap (Max of 8 each day) and we look forward to meeting you!