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Wednesday 20 November 201914.00 to 15.00

Ticket for Novice riders:

You must be a member of the Horse Riding Club to take lessons. Novice riders should be comfortable off the lead rein in walk and trot, able to stop, start, turn, mount and dismount by themselves, able to lead their horses back and forth to the stable. You should be learning how to canter/perfecting your canter.

Dress Code:

Suitable clothing to ride in: preferably jodhpurs (although close-fitting, stretchy trousers are also suitable), a top that cover the shoulders, boots or jodhpur boots, preferably gloves, clothes adapted to the weather (lessons can take place outdoors). No shorts, skirts, jewellery or hair styles which prevent the hat from fitting close to the head. If you do not own your own riding hat and/or boots, you can borrow them from the riding school. Trainers are forbidden to ride in.

Restrictions:

Weight limit: 82.5kg/13 stone. Please arrive at the riding school at least 30 minutes before your lesson and make sure you are equipped with a riding helmet at least 15 minutes before the start time. Please make sure you fill in a Rider Registration form (these will be handed out. If you arrive late, please ask for one at the Reception). Lee Valley reserves the right to refuse you if you arrive late. There cannot be any refunds if this arises. Please let us know of any serious medical issues before buying your ticket.