The best bit about the summer holidays, for both mothers and students alike, is getting out and about as a family. Here is a selection of upcoming events available to enter quickly and easily via Equo Events so that you can kick start your summer.
Date: 20 Jul 2017
Venue: Witham Villa Equestrian Centre
Details: Situated in the heart of the Leicestershire countryside, this British Horse Society, Association of British Riding Schools & Council Approved Riding Establishment is offering a one day junior camp.
Countrywide Farmer’s two-phase Eventer’s Trial
Date: 22 Jul 2017
Venue: Buryhill Competition Centre
Details: This popular venue between Cirencester and Swindon is holding a two phase eventer trial of a showjumping round followed by a cross-country round. Classes range from 2ft to 2ft9.
MOLI Shows Pukka Ponies Fundraising Dressage
Date: 22 Jul 2017
Venue: Cobham Manor Equestrian Centre
Details: Cobham Manor in Kent are holding a dressage competition with introductory, preliminary, novice and elementary tests. Will be a fun day out plus you can raise some money for charity.
Arena One Day Event
Date: 23 Jul 2017
Venue: Pendarves EC
Details: The competition will make full use of this Cornwall facility enabling you to ride your dressage test then jump a combined sj/xc round. Classes range from 60cm to 100cm — so there is something for everyone.
Chard Equestrian ODE
Date: 06 Aug 2017
Venue: Chard Equestrian
Details: Chard Equestrian in Somerset is an ever expanding center with their latest addition being a state of the art clubhouse, great for when you taking your whole family to a horsey event. This one day event is very kid-friendly with classes from 50cm to 90cm.
Quantock Riding Club Horse Trials
Date: 13 Aug 2017
Venue: Urchinwood Manor
Details: A truly novice horse trial with classes from 50cm to 90cm nestled in the Quantock hills just off the M5, close to Bristol.
Summer Jumping Camp
Date: 15 Aug 2017
Venue: Coxleigh Barton Equestrian Centre
Details: A camp in Barnstaple, north Devon, lasting two full days and one night with coaching from Nancy Hutchings. It will include four hours of ridden work per day, some unmounted learning and addition fun filled activities. There is fully catered accommodation for 12 children plus stabling and paddocks for ponies — so get booking now!
Wobbleberry Eventer Training Camp
Date: 17 Aug 2017
Venue: Downlands Equestrian Ltd
Details: This Wobbleberry Training Camp at Downlands Equestrian, Warminster has the option of a residential two or one day camp. Packed full of lessons and unlimited hot and cold beverages. Sounds like a really worthwhile equine couple of days for all the family.
Tumpy Green Annual Summer Show
Date: 20 Aug 2017
Venue: Tumpy Green Equestrian Centre
Details: Tumpy Green annual show is a family fun show with a great variety of classes. This year’s show is extra special as the organisers are celebrating their two year partnership with Equo. As a result, there are some fantastic prizes to be won which includes subscription to Horse and Hound.
Blair Castle International Horse Trials
Date: 25 Aug 2017
Venue: Blair Castle
Details: Equestrian sport dominates this small part of the Scottish Highlands for four days, competitors ranging from Olympic champions to local Pony Club children and everyone in between. You can be part of this scene by entering through Equo into the British showjumping classes.
Date: 26 Aug 2017
Venue: Moreton Equestrian Centre
Details: Moreton in Dorset are using their updated Cross-Country course and welcome competitors for a fun day of competing with 1ft6 – 2ft3 tracks.
Gaddesden Estate August Park and Ride
Date: 27 Aug 2017
Venue: Gaddesden Estate
Details: A summer holiday is not complete without a fun ride. As a family you can follow a route around this Hertfordshire estate’s farm tracks, woodland rides, bridleways and rural roads. You can also enjoy the five furlong grass gallop and extra jumps which range from 2ft – 3ft 3ins. Children under 16 years old must be accompanied by a mounted adult.
Still not found what you’re looking for? Don’t worry! Equo Events has an event for everyone.