Ahuroa Riding Group and Open Ribbon Day

Hi Everyone

We are planning our last Riding Group Rally for Next Wednesday 19th April. Come along to learn about horse riding and horse care and for some fun. Bring a helmet and riding boots or gumboots with a heel. Its held at Bullocks Farm 247 Wech Access at the EARLIER TIME of 3:30 -5:30pm.

The Rally costs $5 and horse/pony hire will be $10 on top. Please tell either Christine or Jo Bullock if you are coming and require a horse or pony. Christine 09 422 5598 (christine_a_bullock@hotmail.com) and Jo 09 973 3687 (bullock_joanna@hotmail.com) or message us on facebook.

RIBBON DAY

We close our season out with a super fun Ribbon Day also held at Bullocks Farm on Saturday 22nd April. This is a great day where everyone gets a chance to win ribbons in a small competition style day with a Judge (David Bullock kindly gives us his time and expertise 😊). We start at 9am with the following schedule for the day:

  • 9am – First class ‘Best Turned Out’
  • Flat Classes – eg Best Walking or Trotting Horse/Pony, Best Rider, Best Paced and Mannered etc
  • Break and Setup for next events
  • Games Classes – eg Bending, Barrell Race, Walking/Trotting Race etc
  • Lunch and setup for Jumping
  • Jumping Classes – eg Best over Trotting Poles, Walk, Trot, Lead and Jump, Handy Hunter and Tip n Out etc
  • Close of Day

Its really important if you are coming to this day to register with us and to hire a horse or pony. Come earlier if possible to help get the horses and ponies ready for the day (from about 8am).

Any questions please get in touch with us on phone, email or facebook.

Thanks for your support and see you next week!

Ahuroa Riding Group

Ahuroa Riding Group Rally this Wednesday

Hi Everyone

We’re planning to run another rally for our Riding Group this Wednesday 15th March at the usual time of 4:30-6:30pm.

It will be at the usual place of the Bullocks farm at 247 Wech Access. Please let us know if you want to come and need to hire a horse or pony – contact Christine Bullock 094225598 or Jo Bullock 099733687.

If you are riding you need a riding or bike helmet, suitable pants and boots with a heel.

The rally cost $5 and horse or pony hire costs $10 on top.

Hope to see you there

Cheers
Ahuroa Riding Group

Ahuroa Riding Group Meeting Again This Wednesday!

Hi Everyone

We had a wonderful first rally last week, a great turnout and a wonderful time.  We are backing it up with another rally this Wednesday 1st March – same time – same place.

When? 4:30 – 6:30pm (come from 4pm if you can to help get horses/ponies ready).

Where? Bullocks Farm – 247 Wech Access (off West Coast Rd)

What to Bring? Jodhpurs (or suitable riding pants), riding boots/gumboots with a heel (no running shoes) and Helmet (or bike helmet).
How Much? $5 per rally casual rate or $15 for the whole season (approx 5 rallies) and $10 for horse/pony hire or $5 if you share your pony. This is payable on the day.

Why? To learn about horsemanship, horse care and horse riding through the NZ Pony Club system.

If you are keen to come, please register with Christine Bullock on 09 422 5598 or Joanna Bullock on 09 973 3687 (both of us are also on Facebook) – especially if you require a horse or Pony.

See you next tomorrow.
From the Ahuroa Riding Group.

Ahuroa Riding Group is Starting Next Week!

Hi Everyone

The Ahuroa Riding Group (soon to officially be Ahuroa Pony Club) is starting up next week! Our first Rally is next Wednesday 22nd February.

When? 4:30 – 6:30pm (come from 4pm if you can to help get horses/ponies ready). We will also be running other rallies after this – most likely fortnightly.

Where? Bullocks Farm – 247 Wech Access (off West Coast Rd)

What to Bring? Jodhpurs (or suitable riding pants), riding boots/gumboots with a heel (no running shoes) and Helmet (or bike helmet).
How Much? $5 per rally casual rate or $15 for the whole season (approx 5 rallies) and $10 for horse/pony hire. This is payable on the day.

Why? To learn about horsemanship, horse care and horse riding through the NZ Pony Club system. Its a fun way to spend the afternoon learning and spending time with horses/ponies and other horse riders. Once we are formally registered as a pony club this will also allow members to work towards their certificates and gain horsemanship badges. Everyone is welcome, from newcomers to adult riders.

Who? Christine Bullock is a long time Pony Club instructor and Joanna Bullock is a local horse riding instructor who competes regularly, has represented the NZ Pony Club Association in the past and has achieved her B certificate.

If you are keen to come, please register with Christine Bullock on 09 422 5598 or Joanna Bullock on 09 973 3687 (both of us are also on Facebook) – especially if you require a horse or Pony.

See you next Wednesday.
From the Ahuroa Riding Group.

Bungalow for rent and correction to earlier Pony Club post.

3 bedroom house for rent. Modest bungalow with nice rural views on a lifestyle block on Martin Access Road.

Local school buses from the end of the road. Pets negotiable. No smokers.

$500. Grazing and use of arena and stables negotiable.

Please phone or text 021 02245855


 

Correction to earlier Pony Club post:

The ribbon day which was mentioned in that post is planned for Saturday 9th April, not this coming weekend. – Thanks.

Any Pony Club questions please contact Christine Bullock 09 422 5598 or Jo Bullock 09 973 3687.