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Wey Valley Evening Dressage

On Wednesday 21st June 2017, on one of the hottest days of the year, it was Crystal and Dublin’s turn to go out and compete. Crystal entered the last of the evening dressage series organised by Wey Valley Riding Club held at Highbrook Stables, nice and local! Thankfully the organisers allowed the competitors to ride […]

Chiddingford One Day Event – June 2017

On Sunday 11th June a group of six Greatham Equestrian Centre Senior Pony Club Members took part in our first One Day Event run and organised by Chiddingford Pony Club, held at Fair Oak in Rogate, Hampshire. There was plenty of preparation to be done before the event. Obviously the riders had to be of […]

Cross Country Training – April 2016

Would our annual cross country training session to Fair Oak go ahead? It was touch and go for a while but as all local equestrian establishments had reopened and after consultation with LEH we concluded it was safe to go. We had 13 very excited riders……… So we practiced our cross country jumping technic in […]

Inter Centre Polocrosse and Show Jumping Competition

We held our very first Inter Centre Polocrosse and Show Jumping Competition against Park Lane Pony Club on 27th May.  We had a fun, exciting and extremely competitive day.  GEC PC won 2 out of the 3 show jumping classes and 3 out of the 4 polocrosse matches.  WELL DONE GEC PC!!

Autumn Dressage

It was touch and go as to whether our Autumn Dressage Competition would go ahead as we awoke to torrential rain! At one point we had rain blowing sideways through the back of the viewing gallery, right where the judge would sit. Luckily Keith managed to put a bit of hardboard up to stop the […]

Halloween Fancy Dress and Gymkhana

Even through it was a beautiful warm, sunny day at Greatham Equestrian Centre the yard had a spooky and super natural feel! It was Halloween and 18 children and teenagers arrived early in the morning to transform themselves and their horses/ponies into Halloween monsters! We had devils, zombies, skeletons, witches and spiders. We even had […]

Polocrosse at Greatham Equestrian Centre

On Thursday 30th October the outdoor school was transformed into a polocrosse field in readiness for GEC Pony Club members, sharers and riding school clients of all abilities to learn about Polocrosse. And for our Pony Club members to be tested on the Competition Pony Club Polocrosse Badge. (We were all very excited as this […]

Summer Show Jumping Competition

On Sunday 31st August Greatham Equestrian Centre held a Show Jumping competition. We decided to run this event as close to a proper show as possible to give our riding school clients a feel as to what it would be like to enter a real show. We decided to have 6 classes to suit all […]

Training at Lower Peake Farm

On Friday 15th August a group of nine riders and their horses/ponies took a trip to Lower Peake Farm in Warnford for a day of Cross Country and Show Jumping training. The girls arrived at the yard at 8.30am. They caught their horses/ponies in from the fields and prepared them for travelling. A lot of […]

Beach Ride at Bracklesham Bay

After numerous times checking and double checking the tide times for Bracklesham Bay we arranged our annual beach ride for Monday 18th August. We had to be ready to leave the yard at 9.30am prompt to catch low tide at 11am to give us plenty of time to ride along the beautiful bay. We kept […]