Long Weekend Courses

Long Weekend Ridden / Groundwork Courses with Becky Chapman

Many of our Courses were cancelled due to Covid 19.

We have amended our Course formats, increased the size of the classroom and further reduced Course participant numbers to ensure physical distancing .

With Course places so limited we are now also offering Intensive One-to-One Training at Ashen E.C.

All of our courses are tailored to the needs of the participants and combine rider bio-mechanics with ethical, classical training techniques.

Becky says,“Courses are the quickest, most fun and effective way of making progress and we offer you the unique opportunity to learn in a positive, friendly environment, and to really focus on your riding and your relationship with your horse.”

Click the links for 3 Day Courses, At Your Venue,

Intensive One-to-One

Courses are open to horses/ponies and riders of all levels (and ages!)

Course participants may travel in daily or stay on-site in their horseboxes or caravans (Hook up £15 per night / £10 per night to Strider Club Members)

Accommodation in our new, improved Bunk House and Holiday Cottage will be available later in the year.
Courses include – 
3 days of coaching with in-hand / ridden with your horse and dismounted sessions daily.
The opportunity to observe & learn from other lessons during your course
D.I.Y livery throughout your course in our unique stables with covered “patios” and individual turn-out paddocks (weather permitting)
Format  (a schedule for your course will be emailed to participants before your course)
 Day 1 

1 hour private lesson (your choice of groundwork / flatwork / jumping)
Group dismounted workshops with video feedback, Q&A, sports psychology, relevant exercises, and discussion.  Essential and unique to optimise learning.
 Day 2 

45 min private lesson (your choice of groundwork / flatwork / jumping)
Group dismounted de-brief
Optional group flatwork / polework / jumping session
 Day 3 

45 min private lesson (your choice of groundwork / flatwork / jumping)
Group dismounted “wrap-up” workshop with video feedback, Q&A etc.  To consolidate your course and set a clear path for continued progress after your course.

COURSES GET BOOKED UP FAST AND PLACES ARE LIMITED, please book early to avoid disappointment!

2020 Dates:

  • March 27th – 29th (FULLY BOOKED, contact us to join the waiting list) Cancelled due to Coronavirus
  • NEW DATE – June 5th – 7th Cancelled due to Coronavirus
  • June 13th – 15th (FULLY BOOKED, contact us to join the waiting list) Cancelled due to Coronavirus
  • September 12th – 14th (FULLY BOOKED, contact us to join the waiting list)
  • November 14th – 16th (LIMITED SPACES REMAINING)
  • £360 (10% discount and stage payments for Strider Club Members)
  • £100 deposit secures your place, click here to book
  • Dismounted Participant £70 for 3 days (FREE to Strider Club Members) Click here to book
  • Outstanding Balances for Courses, Strider Members, Non-Members (due 30 days before your course, you will receive an email to remind you!)

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