Events & Offers

Fleetwater Holidays offers activities for equine enthusiasts and their horses and ponies. For more information on any of our events and offers or to book call Jane on 023 8081 2534

Cross Country Schooling Days

Here at Fleetwater Stud, we have a variety of fences, including banks and steps, for novice horses and ponies 1’6 – 3’0. Warming up available in outdoor arena. For 2 or more riders for a one hour session £10 per horse/pony. For sole use for one hour £15. Tuition available from Jane Henderson ABRS TC £30 per hour

Book early to avoid disappointment, call Jane on 023 8081 2534 (answer machine in operation, please leave your name, contact number, number of riders and your preffered time and Jane will get back to you to confirm your time slot):

Saturday 22 April 2017
Sunday 30 April 2017
Saturday 13 May 2017
Saturday 27 May 2017
 

Should you have a group of 6 horses, please let us know your preferred date and we can open the course for you

*Further dates will be added if these dates become fully booked and throughout the rest of the season. In the event of bad ground or weather you will be contacted prior to your booking on the number you provide at the time of booking. Those under 16 will need to be accompanied by an adult. Properly secured hard hats and body protectors must be worn. First aid is strictly limited to A&E call out.

1) The Art of Lunging Your Horse, Lecture & Demonstration

Time & Date: TBD(approx. 1 1/2 hr, held outdoors, £10)
For more information or to book call Jane on 023 8081 2534
Learn when, why and how to lunge, including theory and lots of practical instruction:

  • Free lunging without side reins,
    by giving your horse freedom to move and find its own balance, make your horse happier and move more gracefully.
  • Understand the basic bio-mechanics of the horse,
    allows you to check if your horse or pony is working correctly and help build the muscles required for carrying a rider.
  • Training tips and techniques,
    make lunging your horse easier and more fun.

2) The Balancing Act of Riding, Lecture & Demonstration

Time & Date: TBD (approx. 1 1/2 hr, held outdoors, £10)
For more information or to book call Jane on 023 8081 2534
A lecture & demonstration about how your body position, balance and movement effects the way your horse moves and responds to your aids.

Riding with body and mind creating a deeper communication with your horse. Use my simple methods to check if you are sitting correctly & allowing yourself to move in harmony with your horse. By giving your horse freedom to move and find its own balance, it will help improve their way of going and willingness to work in a naturally harmonious way.

3) A Training Clinic for You and Your Horse

Time & Date: TBD (tuition provided on your own horse £25)
You’ve been to my lectures or heard about my methods and want to give it a try with your horse book a time slot at my clinic. Experiment with how your body position, balance and movement effects the way your horse moves and responds to your aids. With my guidance I will show you some simple methods and exercises to check if you are sitting correctly & allowing yourself to move in harmony with your horse. I will also show you how to communicate with your horse and overcome some of your horses own problems.

A combination of classical & natural horsemanship, a truly holistic approach.
For more information or to book call Jane on 023 8081 2534

Riding lesson gift vouchers

with Jane Henderson ABRS TC
At Fleetwater Stud or at a place of their choice*

With a personal programme set for you horse, you’ll learn how the body position, balance and how movement affects the way the horse moves and responds to the aids. Find out simple ways to correct the way you sit and move on a horse. How giving the horse freedom to move and find its own balance helps to solve many training problems.

1 x one hour private lesson £25.00
2 x one hour private lesson £45.00
3 x one hour private lesson £65.00

For more information or to purchase a Gift Voucher call Jane on 023 8081 2534