Ryders Farm Equestrian Centre

Come and join us - whatever the weather, using our indoor and outdoor facilities.

" I have spent most of my life riding horses - the rest I have wasted. "

Call in to see us anytime or phone on 0161 794 0058

What's On?

What's on


The horse of your choice is yours for the day it it will be your job to care for all its needs such as feeding, mucking out, grooming, tack cleaning a...



CLASS 1 - Intro A
CLASS 2 - Prelim B



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Date and Time Monday 24th August 2015
9.30am to 4.30pm
for RFEC clients aged 8 years and over
(check with your instructor that your choice of horse is suitable for you)
Description The horse of your choice is yours for the day it it will be your job to care for all its needs such as feeding, mucking out, grooming, tack cleaning and riding....and still find time for having fun with RFEC quizzes and competitions!
Cost 40 per pony or
50 for two to share
(both "owners" will ride)
Please book early to avoid disappointment

GRIDWORK TRAINING - with Sarah Fitton B.H.S.I

Date and Time Tuesday 18th August 2015
10.30 - 11.30am = GROUP 1
11.30 - 12.30pm = GROUP 2
Description Sarah will guide you through grids to boost suppleness, balance, rhythm and correctness ofline. Take this opportunity to improve gymnastic and athletic ability in both you and your horse
Cost 20 on RFEC horse
18 on own horse
These will be small groups and places will be limited.
To aboid disappointment book now
If over-subscribed a third group will be formed.


Date and Time Tuesday 4th to Friday 7th August 2015
9.30am to 4.30pm
Description The sun will be warm - head for the farm
Ponies await - don't be late
Two legs or four - you'll make friends galore
Saddles and Girths, Stirrups and Leather
Good fun for all - whatever the weather!
Cost 30 per day or
100 forthe whole week
Each day will include a one hour riding or jumping lesson and lots of fun, practical tasks.
Avoid disappointment - book now in the office
(deposit required)


Date and Time Saturday August 1st 2015
"Boots on" 7.30pm ' til The Cows Come Home!
Description Ryders Farm Equestrian Centre is holding a fantastic Summer Hoe Down with all proceeds going to the Emile Faurie Foundation - a charity set up and run by our Olympic Dressage rider to introduce children to the wonderful world of horses.
There will be a Rodeo Bull for the brave at heart! Live Music so we all can dos-e-doe. Fabulous prizes to be raffled. A live auction with some unbelievable items donated by MUFC, Decathlon, to name but a few! The food will be included in your ticket price. So make a date - don't be late put your big boots on, holster up, grab your stetson and mosey on down to the barn at Ryders for a rocking hootananny - yee aah!!!
Cost Tickets 12 for adults - 8 for children (5-16) Free for Under-5s
Tickets available at Ryders office, the Farm Shop at Ryders and The Stables Cafe.
Western Dress Code


Date and Time Bank Holiday Monday August 31st 2015
commencing 10.30pm
Description CLASS 1 - BEGINNERS CLEAR ROUND (on our off the lead rein)
CLASS 2 - CLEAR ROUND (up to 65cm)
CLASS 3 - NOVICE CLASS (80-90cm, all clears to jump off against the clock)
Cost 10 on RFEC horse (must be pre-booked)
6 on own horse


Date and Time MONDAY AUGUST 3rd 2015
commencing 4.30pm
Description CLASS 1 - Intro A
CLASS 2 - Prelim B
Cost 10 on RFEC horse (must be pre-booked)
6 on own horse
completed entry forms to office by Wednesday 29th July 9.00pm
(NB Class numbers will be limited so make sure you book early to avoid disappointment)


Date and Time Every Saturday Afternoon: 2.30 - 4.00pm
Description Ryders Farm Equestrian Centre is a Pony Club Centre where pony-mad young people who do not have a pony of their own can make friends with other like minded children and learn about caring for horses, stable management, mixed with activities, games and competitions. Ryders Farm encourage all those using their Pony Club Centre to join the Pony Club

As places are limited on our summer activities and training courses we recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment
Cost First session FREE - Pony Club members 7 per session - non Pony Club member 8 per session
The Pony Club British Horse Society Salford City College