Beginner or seasoned pro – there’s a centre for you.


Follifoot Park Riding Centre

This family-run riding centre is extremely friendly – offering everything from riding lessons and hacks to full training and competitive showing. There’s even an “own a pony day” activity, to give an insight into the hard work that goes on at the centre.

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Harrogate Riding Centre

The Harrogate Riding Centre will teach to you how to ride a horse, and how to speak good English to it too. The centre takes children from the age of 5 onwards, as well as running educational riding holidays that combine tuition in English language and horse riding.

Find out more on the Harrogate Riding Centre website

Yorkshire Riding Centre

This is a riding centre with an Olympic streak. Run by professional riders Christopher Bartle and his sister Jane Bartle-Wilson, the centre has offered training for students and horses for fifty years.

Find out more on the Yorkshire Riding Centre website