offers therapeutic riding to people with special needs to benefit their health and well being, to achieve their goals and to have fun!
The experience gained through riding and contact with our horses and our volunteers helps them develop self esteem, confidence and independence.
As a voluntary organisation (registered charity no. 1125242) our group receives no state or lottery funding at all. We rely entirely on donations and our fundraising.
GOOD FRIDAY 19TH APRIL 2019
11 mile ride on Albury Heath & Farley Heath, south of Guildford plus 3 mile route for led 11 or accompanied riders
Two start points – Albury Heath & Farley Heath
11 mile ride
The ride takes place over beautiful heath and through woodland south of Guildford. The going is mainly on sandy paths and bridleways with occasional stony tracks.
There are 2 starting points
The cricket ground, Albury Heath GU5 9DB
Roman Temple, Farley Heath
A refreshment van and loos will be on site at Albury Heath and Vet on Call.
There is no entry fee but there is a minimum sponsorship of £35.
3 mile ride
This is for riders and horses of any age and experience but must be led or accompanied by a responsible person ON FOOT ONLY. The ride takes about 1 to 1¼hrs to complete.
The ride follows mainly sandy paths. However, some parts of the route can be muddy, so those people who are accompanying riders on foot are recommended to wear wellington boots or similar footwear.
Well behaved dogs are permitted on leads only.
There is no entry fee but there is a minimum sponsorship of £25.
‘Dressage isn’t just for competition, it forms the basis of training which can benefit all ridden horses’
Join International Grand Prix Dressage rider Sarah Sjoholm-Patience as she demonstrates the German training scales using horses of different breeds, ages and levels. The afternoon will comprise of ridden demonstrations by Sarah along with some of her clients to show different horse and rider combinations working together. The aim is for everyone to take away something they can work on themselves.
Saturday 6th April
Cranleigh RDA, Casi’s Farm, Rowly Drive, Cranleigh
2 – 4.30pm
Tickets: £20 (minimum donation)
Refreshments will be available. All proceeds in aid of Cranleigh RDA Group
Cranleigh RDA has over 190 volunteers who assist with riding or running the charity.
You don’t have to have any equine experience to help us as full training is given to all our volunteers.
CAN YOU HELP – WE URGENTLY NEED MORE VOLUNTEERS
Benefits for you
- Learn new skills
- Help to make a difference
- Make new friends
- Be part of a team
- Enjoy the outdoors (and keep fit!)
- Boost your CV
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Horse riding offers a degree of independence that many disabled people cannot have in their daily life.
Over 200 adults and children from an extensive area around Cranleigh and Guildford, stretching into West Sussex, ride at Cranleigh RDA.
Would you like to join them?