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Wednesday 31 October 201815.00 to 16.00

Venue: Lee Valley Riding Centre, 71 Lea Bridge Road, London E10 7QL

Dress Code: Suitable clothing to ride in: preferably jodhpurs (or close fitting, stretchy trousers), boots (or jodhpur boots, preferably with half chaps/gaiters) , gloves, clothes adapted to the weather (lessons can take place outdoors), long hair tied up. 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.


Weight limit: 82.5kg/13 stone.

Please arrive at the riding school at least 20 minutes before your lesson and be ready at least 10 minutes before. Please make sure you fill in a Rider Registration form (ask at the Reception). Lee Valley reserve the right to refuse you if you arrive late or if you do not have the demanded level of riding. There cannot be any refunds if this arises. Please let us know of any serious medical issues before buying your ticket.

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.