Beginners Lessons


At Bigland Hall we cater for all levels and abilities.

If you have never ridden before or want to progress your skills further, then we can offer a range of lessons to suit you.

Beginner 1/2 Hour lessons

These lessons are suitable for people wanting to learn the basics or develop their basic skills further. It is suitable for both children and adults.

What you will learn:

  • The basics of controlling your horse
  • The correct riding position
  • How to handle and manouver your horse safely
  • How to improve your balance
  • Basic Trotting skills
  • How to perform rising trot
  • These lessons can be shared, but cannot be made private.

Price - £20 per person 

Beginner Level 2 – 45 Minute Lessons:

For this lesson the rider should be comfortable performing all the movements from the level 1 lesson. Suitable for adults or children.

What you will learn:

  • Developing a better seat and position.
  • Learning about sitting to the correct leg in rising trot
  • Learn how to hold a whip correctly and when to use it
  • Develop accuracy of school movements

These lessons can be private or shared.

Price - £30 for a Private Lesson

            £25 per person if Shared

 

 

Beginner Level 1 - 45 Minute Lessons:

These lessons are designed for those that have had some experience of horse riding before. They are suitable for both adults and children.

What you will learn:

  • Balance and position in walk and trot
  • Work towards further control of the horse
  • Learn basic school movements such as changes of rein, and 20 metre circles
  • Learn to mount and dismount following the correct procedure
  • These lessons can be private or shared.

Price - £30 for a Private Lesson

            £25 per person if shared

Beginner Level 3 – 45 Minute Lessons:

For this lesson you should be comfortable performing all the movements from the level 2 lessons. Suitable for adults and children.

What you will learn:

  • Develop position and balance when performing movements, so that it doesn’t affect your seat.
  • Identify the incorrect leg and when to change it.
  • Learn how to change the whip from one side to the other safely
  • Learn how to do sitting trot and maintain a good balance and position.
  • These lessons can be private or shared.

Price - £30 for a Private Lesson

           £25 per person if shared

 
 
 

 

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