Halesworth and District Riding Club

Hello everyone,

New For 2024 Memberships & renewals will be made using the British Riding Clubs portal Sport80.

If you were already a member of a British Riding Club for 2023 you should have been sent a link by sport80 to set up your account (please remember to reset your password on first login)
Membership for 2024 is £35.00 for the year. Full Membership includes the following benefits – As a member of BRC, you have the benefit of reduced training fees, access to local and national competitions including area qualifiers and championships. They also offer opportunities to ride in area points and inter-club competitions.  BRC members will have public liability insurance cover while taking part in affiliated BRC-organised activities. Rider is a quarterly publication containing news, information and articles exclusively for BRC members. Reduced Family Member rates continue to be available.

As we head towards Spring there are still lots of club events to look forward to
Training continues throughout the year with regular sessions of ‘Coaching and Cake’ at Broads Equestrian Centre on Thursday mornings with Hayley Chilver, friday fun evening sessions with Megan McClean, regular pole and grid-work sessions with Emma Lacey.
Plus we welcome back Ellie Towler for some Saturday sessions either Show Jumping at Grove House Farm or Broads indoor arena at Barnby. Senior camps with event rider Emily Lochore are always super popular and Wendy Martin has arranged mid week events throughout the year.

Last year the 2023 Dressage Competition & Members League venue was at Broads Equestrian Centre, Barnby The League winners will be announced at the AGM in Feb. Our 2024 monthly competitions start again at Broads in April.  Click Here 2024 Dressage League Schedule

Non league Unaffiliated competitions (with extra prizes) will continue throughout the colder months.

If you fancy having a go at representing the club in British Riding Club Competitions, please contact either Katie Brown (senior dressage) or Michele Hurst (juniors and other events) – there is something for everyone, from dressage both regular and to music, show jumping & eventing. The qualifying for the British Riding Clubs summer championships run from May, held on all weather and grass arenas across Norfolk & Suffolk.
The Winter qualifying events begin again in October.

We are pleased to invite all members to the club’s annual general meeting on Thursday March 7th 18:30 start. Please see attached flyer.

Please keep an eye on both the website and our Facebook page for all events and training opportunities.

Looking forward to seeing as many of you as possible at our various events both on horseback and on foot.

Kind regards

Nicky Virgo

need to contact us? please email Wendy Martin horse.pooh@ymail.com

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Thursday Morning Coaching & Cake Training Sessions With Hayley

At Broads Equestrian Centre, Church Farm,
Barnby, Beccles, NR34 7QN

Informative & fun plus energy restoring cake at the end of each session.
All riding levels welcome.
Great for working with others and to developing skills to aid both horse and rider.

Morning Sessions with BHS Coach Hayley Chilver
Flat, Pole, Grids, Show Jumping & Formation Riding Sessions
Please let Hayley know which you’d prefer at time of Booking

2024 Coaching & Cake Training Payment & Booking Options
1 Hour sessions starting between 8:00am & 12.00 noon
in small groups (max 4 per session) of similar ability, times will be allocated to each rider 48 hours before each session.
Members Only £20 per one hour session – Energy restoring cake provided but please bring your own after class drinks.

Entries/Further Info Please contact & book directly with Hayley Chilver via Facebook or email hayleycchilver@gmail.com
Payment for your space MUST be made at time of booking to secure your place.

Please note that once your chosen slot is booked it must be paid for in full.
Cancellations will only be refunded for valid or very good reasons.

Thursday 7 March Evening SJ Training Clinics at Broads Equestrian Centre

Megan Maclean

may be used, depending on weather conditions.
Grove House Farm Equestrian Centre, Hall Road, Spexhall, Halesworth IP19 0RR

Megan’s experience and enthusiasm is focused on maximising the potential of the rider and their horse, tailoring each session to meet the individual needs of her clients.

Session Times 6pm-7pm & 7pm-8pm
in small groups (max 4 per session) of similar ability, times will be allocated to each rider

This is a
Members Only Training Event £20 per one hour session

To secure place Book at least 7 Days Prior to your chosen session

Please send all booking requests to:Megan Maclean via Facebook Messenger or by text to 07887 244122

Is is expected that these sessions will be very popular so book early to avoid disappointment

Please note that once your chosen slot is booked
it must be paid for in full.

Cancellations will only be refunded for valid or very good reasons.