Maria's new Equestrian Summer School is a thrilling and unforgettable experience for anyone who loves horses and nature, peace and tranquility.
Located on the edge of Paphos Forest in a beautiful valley with lots of trails and walks, the school is offered throughout July as one day, weekend or weekly options.
Our school focuses on all things related to horses; including English riding lessons, stable management, care and grooming of horses, the technique of preparing your horse for schooling in the paddock to trekking out in the beautiful countryside.
AGES AND LEVELS
Our school is for children (6 years+) and adults, and we cater for novice (beginners), intermediate or advanced riders.
Subjects covered in our course:
- Horse behaviour and senses
- Basic management (types of feed, hay and watering)
- Stable management
- How to halter and lead
- Horse anatomy
- How to groom
- Parts of tack and riding equipment
- How to tack your horse
- Hoof care and how a farrier shoes a horse
Sample daily program:
- Morning horse riding lesson in paddock
- Theory class on horse management and care
- Break for packed lunch
- Afternoon at beach or by the pool
- Additional lesson in English on horse anatomy and tack
- Cool evening trek out in the countryside
|Children (6+)||€ 95|
|Adults (18+)||€ 145|
WEEKEND FEES (2 days: Saturday & Sunday)
|Children (6+)||€ 180|
|Adults (18+)||€ 250|
WEEKLY FEES (5 days: Monday to Friday)
|Children (6+)||€ 450|
|Adults (18+)||€ 675|
|★ Includes Friday at HALF PRICE when paying weekly ★|
- Physical fitness
Riding is a great form of exercise. From handling heavy equipment to working core and other muscles. Riding improves overall physical fitness, including co-ordination, balance and joint mobility.
- Therapeutic relief
Horse back riding has long been recognized as one of the most therapeutic activities you can engage in. Horses have a gentle nature and strong intuition, making them great human companions.
Horse riding is not easy. As you develop skills needed to effectively ride and care for our horses. You will develop characteristics such as self confidence, responsibility and leadership as well improve your physical fitness level and agility.
Accommodation can be provided at a discount if required.