Members Training

Forthcoming Training

We are really pleased to report that we have extended the range of training we are able to provide for our members, by adding dates with Heidi Reed to the usual training with Brian Hutton and Lesley Hill.  Please do look at the dates and range of training we have available; all these trainers are hugely experienced, well known trainers.  We are fortunate to be able to offer members training at an excellent rate, due to discounted rates and/or grants we have been able to obtain specifically for our members.

For all training please contact Tish Harwood tish@elsteadridingclub.co.uk to book dates or for further information. 

Regular monthly instruction with Brian Hutton

We are really fortunate to have Brian Hutton, BHSI, Senior Instructor at the famous Talland Equestrian in Gloucester, visit us once a month.   Brian trains all levels, across all disciplines.  Training can be individual or group lessons, at our club field.  £25 group, £35 individual.

Saturday 24 July

Saturday 28 August

Saturday 25 September

Saturday 30 October

Saturday 27 November

Training with Lesley Hill

Lesley is an experienced well-known local instructor.  Lesley teaches across all disciplines, and has had many many years’ experience teaching at all levels, riding club, pony club, eventing, show jumping and showing.

Cross country schooling at Iping Tuesday 1 June.

The riding club area 11 horse trials qualifiers are being held at Iping and we are really pleased to be able to offer training to those taking part in teams, as well as others wishing to school at this lovely venue.

Tuesday 1 June. Sessions will be at 12midday and 2pm, each session 1.5 hours.  Cost to be confirmed depending on amount of grant received –  less than £40 per horse /rider or less. 

Annual grassroots training

We are really for fortunate to have been successful again in obtaining a grant towards grassroots training.  This training is available to all our member and to encourage those who may not regularly attend training, have a young or inexperience horse, or feel they want to build horse/rider confidence, or just want to “have a go” at something new.  Sessions offered are cross country schooling, show jumping, polework, flatwork, riding a dressage test, how to ride in a show ring – or ask if there is something else you would like!

Cross country schooling Saturday 19 June, 12 midday and 2pm, 1.5 hour sessions at Munstead Cost to be confirmed depending on grant less than £45 per horse/rider.

Club field day for all other disciplines Saturday 14 August  Cost £15.00 individual half hour, £10 shared 40 minutes for 2, 1 hour for 3.

***New Training – with Heidi Reed****

Heidi Reed, BHSI Stage 5 Performance Coach and UKCC3.  Heidi is well known locally and has ridden to BD advanced level, BE 3 Star and BS Foxhunter.  Heidi is a Pony Club and BHS Assessor. 

Training will be at the Club Field, and can be flatwork, show jumping or pole work, individual or groups, starting in the afternoon and running into early evening. Cost is discounted at £45 per hour, and can be individual half hour £22.50 or 45 minutes £33.75, or groups of 2 (£22.50 each) or 3 (£15.00 each) for 1 hour.   

Friday 14 May

Thursday 10 June

Thursday 8 July

All training is for members only, and payment is by BACS in advance. Please book via tish@elsteadridingclub.co.uk