Local Partners

Local competition venues and tack shops

Tally Ho Farm, Winkfield
Large tack shop and feed merchants just 5 mins from the yard

Eileen Douglas, Wokingham
Large tack shop and feed merchants, 15 mins from yard

Eileen Douglas, Chequers Lane, Eversley
Small branch of Eileen Douglas, 25 mins from the stables

Wellington Riding
Small tack shop, 30 mins from yard

Mill Wheel, Moss End Farm, Warfield
Large tack shop and feed merchants, 3 mins from yard

Horns Farm, Reading Road, Finchampstead
Large tack shop and feed merchants, 20 mins from yard

Show Centres and competition venues

Vicarage Farm, 35-40 mins, affiliated and unaffiliated SJ and XC in the spring/summer only. Lovely show jumping venue with properly fenced flat grass rings.

Yateley, show jumping venue only 30 mins from yard in a lorry. Very handy throughout spring as they start competitions on grass in March. Unaffiliated classes followed by affiliated for rest of day. Perfect for young horses.

Wellington Riding, 30-40 mins from yard has affiliated and unaffiliated dressage and show jumping mainly through the winter.  XC schooling, one day events and hunter trials in the summer. Can hire large indoor school quite reasonably. Also has Grand Prix dressage, demos and events.

Merrist Wood, 40 mins from yard in lorry. Huge indoor school, absolutely loads on October-March usually 2-3 competitions per week including indoor XC, dressage and show jumping (affiliated and unaffiliated), sometimes derby jumping and indoor one-day-events.

Blewbury 40 mins from yard in lorry has affiliated SJ twice a week for most of the year especially in winter and has an indoor warm-up, so handy for wintry outings!

Boomerang, 1hr from yard in lorry, XC schooling facility. Also has indoor school and outdoor surfaces for jumping, all available to hire. Russ Hardy teaches there and is an excellent XC especially for novice/nervous riders and young horses.

Tweseldown, 35-40min from yard in lorry, they hold numerous one day events throughout the year, BE and unaffiliated. Big plus is the all-weather sand going which means you can school there throughout the winter. Courses from Intro to Intermediate.

Windsor Park Equestrian Club, Smith’s Lawn, Ascot. 20 mins, affiliated dressage/SJ and unaffiliated throughout summer, also has carriage driving and polo.

Gallops: Racehorse trainer Mouse Hamilton-Fairley has a 6 or 7 furlong all-weather gallop track in Bramshill, 25-30 min in lorry, available to hire for £15/horse. Can hire weekdays after 11.30am and weekends any time. To hack, 45 mins if you trot most of the way.


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