Welcome back to Term 1 of Little League in 2016!
All of our Little League instructors are very excited to have you back again for this year and hope that you have an enjoyable time with us here at Forest Park Riding School. For those of you that are new to Forest Park, Welcome! And a big welcome back to those lovely people who are returning this term. A few notes for smooth running of little league this term: Please arrive early for your scheduled lesson. If you are late we
Trail Riding is a fun way to enjoy a nice ride on your pony with friends and enjoy some sunshine! You can go for trail rides in many places, such as: paddocks, forests, parks and the beach. On trail rides you can also look around at your environment and see many different things. There are a lot of different plants and animals all around you! Sometimes if you are at the top of a hill, you can see far away! When you trail ride in Canberra you can often see places such as Telst
Horse riding is a very fun and enjoyable activity. However, it is important to remember that sometimes things may go wrong, and we need to make sure we are as safe as possible. What are some things that we can do to maximise our safety? Wear a helmet Helmets are special types of hats that help to protect our heads in case we bump them, especially if we fall from a horse. They are very important to wear whenever you ride a horse to help keep you safe. Riders all over the world
At Forest Park Riding School our most important focus is safety! This blog post is part of my 'Horse Safety Series' of blogs written to give your child some extra theory about safety around horses. A suggestion is that you read this article with your child and if they have any questions during their lesson time about this content, they are more than welcome to ask questions to their instructor! The focus of this blog is: Noise & Movement around horses. Horses are very sensiti