Silverstone Riding School
Pony Club Centre
Pony club newsletter March / April 2010
Last week of Winter Term
We have a lot of activities for you to choice from. This is why the forth and last week of term we do fun activities. You have all worked hard for your badges and test. You can now choice what you think is fun dont have to come to your normal groups.
Fun Evening £15. 4.30m 6.30pm.
SUITABLE FOR ALL
Come and have lots of fun with space hoppers, practise mounting on the barrel, giant sack race, and some fun riding & grooming.
Adult Fun. £20 6.30 8.30pm. For riders 16 & over.
Fun & games for the adults, grooming & riding.
Show Jumping Evening. £15. 4.30 8.30pm
THIS IS FOR EVERY ONE
If you dont jump you can do poles. If you cant get there for 4.30pm come later, if you have to leave early no problems.
Learn to build a course.
Ride the course, finishing with a show jumping quiz.
Mini Fun £10 1 2.30pm. Riders 2 5 years old.
Grooming, games both mounted and dismounted
Show Preparation 4 7pm £15
Learn how to ride at a show, how to set up a show. How to get a pony ready for a show. Most suitable for 8 years & over. Lead reins welcome but not suitable for complete beginner.
First week of summer term
Mini Show 1 3 pm approx for riders 3 7 years £6 / class
Class 1 fancy Dress dress yourself and pony
Class 2 Handy Pony Ride round an obstacle course
Class 3 Gymkhana Races
All classes are suitable for all young riders from beginner to experienced
Evening courses 4.30 7.30pm £18
Grooming, riding & stable management.
Lots of fun for everyone to get together. Experienced riders and beginners. If enough riders we will ride you in two groups. Lead reins welcome.
Adult Fun 7.30 9.30pm £20
Grooming, riding & stable management. A fun evening for the 16 & over to get together.
Games Evening £15 4 6pm
Come and have a go at horse ball polo and more and have some fun with some dismounted games. Lead reins or experienced riders welcome
Craft Evening 6 8 pm a small donation to the pony club
Come along and make a hobbyhorse or box horse to ride at the dismounted show. If you are unable to do the show then come and make one for someone else.
PLEASE check holiday book to what you have to bring to make horses.
Dismounted Show £2 / class 4 7pm
Have fun at a show without a real horse. Ride a hobbyhorse or box horse or just do it on foot. (Wear suitable running footwear)
Class 1 Best hand made box horse
Class 2 best hand made hobbyhorse
Class 3 Handy Pony
Class 4 Gymkhana
Class 5 Show Jumping (small)
Class 6 Show Jumping (large)
Class 7 Chase me Charlie (jumps get bigger)
Class 8 Dressage
Quiz Evening 7pm onwards a small donation to the Pony Club
A few quizzes in teams
Questions on Pony Care; Saddlery; riding; show jumping; horse trivia & more
Mini fun 1 2.30pm £10 2 4 years
Lots of fun, grooming, riding, colouring & story time etc.
Woodland walk 4 5 pm £15
A ride in the woods for beginners. Please bring a leader 14 and over. Riders must be 4 years & over
Dressage Evening £20 5 8 pm
Suitable for everyone who does not have a leader. You can have a supporter / caller. Have a go riding a dressage test. Learn what the dressage judges are looking for. Learn about the arena & movements. Riding theory.
I hope to see you all over the fun month over Easter.
Please could you all have a look at a home to see if you have the disc with photos on from last year, as some people have not seen them yet. I would like to collect them all back before I hand out next years.
Many thanks Jane.