Smeltings Farm Riding Centre - Quality Equestrian Training & Education
Restarting Lessons

We are changing and all clients will need to register on our new online booking system.
  
Please click on the the image below for details and also Click Here for our "How To" sheet. 
If you have any issues or problems please email us.  

To start with we are offering some private lessons and a few limited class lessons whilst we re-establish our staffing requirements and help bring the horses back into full work.  Class sizes will now be limited to a maximum of four riders and our updated price list can be found here.







Please also ensure that you read our Covid-19 Guidelines & Procedures detailed below.

Covid-19 Guidelines & Procedures
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We have measures in place to ensure the best possible hygiene practices to help protect our staff and clients.  Please ensure you read the following and act upon it when attending the yard.
Thank You.


  • Riders must wear their own equipment when riding; hats, boots, body protectors etc. These must be up to current standards.

  • Clean riding gloves must be worn when riding. 

  • We can only accept bookings from riders who are able to mount and dismount and adjust tack, girth/stirrups with minimal assistance.

  • A 1 metre social distance must always be observed. Coaches will always be present to advise on tack checking/adjusting and should they need to have closer interaction we have procedures in place for this.

  • All riders must sanitise their hands regularly – hand sanitising stations are situated around the yard.

  • Please do not attend the yard if you feel unwell and have any of the symptoms associated with Covid-19.

  • PPE will be worn by all staff/coaches should an accident or incident occur.

  • The toilet will remain open and sanitised regularly, however when possible please avoid making use of it if possible.

  • Please enter the yard no more than 10 minutes before your lesson start time and if necessary, report to the yard office otherwise proceed directly to your horse/arena.  Details on your horse allocated to you will be available on your App or Online.

  • Payment should be made using our new booking system, alternatively we can accept card payments in the office.

Please be aware, these terms and conditions are in the interest of health and safety for everyone. We are constantly reviewing the guidance form our governing bodies and only when it is safe to do so, making adequate changes to our terms and conditions to accommodate riders.