About Us

Throughout the year we hold a variety of training sessions and competitions, suitable for riders of all levels.

fun!

We love to create a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere at all our events, bringing together like-minded people with a simple aim; to have fun and enjoy our horses!

Weekly Club Nights

Ythan Riding Club holds weekly training sessions for our members at a cost of £10 per lesson.

Lessons last approximately one hour and there are no more than four riders per group. The venue generally alternates between our two main venues Fountain Equestrian (Dyce) and Ladyleys (Oldmeldrum).

Both the sessions and local instructors are varied throughout the weeks, including – flat work, pole work, show jumping, grid work & spooky fillers.

Any suggestions to improve our club nights are always welcome!

For more information see our Club Nights page.

Weekend Clinics

Cross country training, weekend clinics with local and visiting instructors are held throughout the year.

Details of upcoming events can be found on the Events Calendar page.

Competitions

Throughout the year the club holds a variety of competitions including:

  • Dressage
  • Showjumping
  • One Day Event
  • Jump Derby
  • Showing Show

Details of these can be found on the Events Calendar page.

Horse Camp

Each year Ythan Riding Club hold a camp from a Friday – Sunday in Spring/Summer with approximately 40 members.

Lessons are held throughout the weekend in small groups with instructors which stay with us for the duration. A variety of flatwork, showjumping and cross country lessons will be available and you can let us know your preferences for lesson/instructor when booking in.

As well as riding, it’s a great way to get to know other club members and the committee. There are also some fun activities in the evenings!

We like to involve our members and encourage everyone to actively take part with our events, helping us to bring top quality lessons to everyone, at a fantastic price.

Meet the Team

Donna Reid

Donna Reid

Cross Country
Shona Rose

Shona Rose

Treasurer
Kathryn Murdoch

Kathryn Murdoch

Secretary
Sascha Nicholson

Sascha Nicholson

Showjumping
Tina Apperley-Brown

Tina Apperley-Brown

Trophies & Rosettes, Dressage
Laura Corsie

Laura Corsie

Merchandise
Hannah Size

Hannah Size

XC and Showing Show