Unfortunately last this was cancelled last year due to the pandemic. We do not have plans to run the SD experience in 2021 due to the uncertainty of restrictions lifting and remaining that way. Thank you for your understanding.

The South Downs Horsemanship Experience – A seriously funimg_4902
adventure with your horse! 

Instructors: Sara de Vries and Terri Martinus

Would you like a super horse that can turn his hoof to anything and has the confidence to think his way through different situations? Building the foundation and putting time in the saddle is the key to a developing a truly solid trail horse.


img_4841Date: Sept 5th -8th.
(Optional check in on Friday 4th).

Venue: Parkfield Stables, Hurstpierpoint,
W. Sussex.

Principles to Purpose with a focus on ridden progression supported by 2 experienced instructors.

Focus:- Educational course – rider must be able to walk, trot and canter on the horse they are bringing. 
Instructor to student ratio: 1:3 (6  places max)
Hours tuition per day: 6-8 includes theory, simulations, horse time.
Aim:– to build confidence in you and your horse in more challenging situations and
continue to expand your general horsemanship knowledge with an emphasis on practical
Terri and Sara will guide you through a variety of horsemanship topics, preparations with obstacles and more challenging terrains.img_4842
Horsemanship sessions each morning and afternoon with a variety of topics to ensure a solid foundation in your horses’ development and ensuring excellent horsemanship skills for you.

Cost: For 4 full days of tuition including horse pens.
SEH Members – £420
non-members – £450  (find out about becoming a member)

Free grass horse pens.
Teas/coffees/cold drinks provided. Day facilities include kitchenette with fridge/freezer/microwave.

Several local accommodations including travel lodge, Premier inn, B&B’s and camping.  We are happy to put you in touch with other students to liaise regarding sharing accommodation. Please ask. 
Electric hook up for lorries can be provided, (1 or 2 lorries can be accommodated on a first come first served basis £10 per night- NB no shower facilities).
Contact Terri to book at info@1withyourhorse.com