Course title:

Cancelled Try Eventing - A taster day for members, non-members 80(T) and 90 including wobbleberries with Sarah Houlden - Strathearn Eventing, Perth

  • Role
    Course Start Date
    Course Finish Date
    Closing Date For Bookings
    Until Fully Booked
    £75.00 per horse - BE Members
    £82.50 per horse - Non Members
    Places Available
  • Course Content

    Have you ever wanted to get involved in affiliated Eventing but are not sure if you are ready or have a horse or pony you would like to try with? 

    British Eventing’s Try Eventing taster days allow riders, members and non-members, to come along and try all the phases of an event with an experienced coach. Suitable for all riders training at 80/90 level including Wobbleberry riders.

    The day will include training from well known coach and competitor, Sarah Houlden, in all three disciplines, including a lunchtime discussion about how best to prepare yourself and your horse for your first BE Event.

    It’s a wonderful opportunity to find out how easy and achievable it is to get involved with British Eventing.
    Once you have taken part in this day you will know what stage you are at and what you need to work on over the winter months to be ready to go in 2019.

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  • Trainer

    Sarah Houlden

    Sarah is a BE Accredited Coach, EFI Level 2, UKCC Level 3. She has an honours degree in International Agriculture and Equine Business Management. She is the only Scottish Coach to be chosen by British Eventing and put forward for the Elite Coaching for Excellence programme funded by BEF.  She successfully runs Strathearn Eventing in Perthshire with her parents and is a popular, sought after coach.
    She was on the British Pony Three Day Event Team 3 times, winning team gold and bronze medals in Italy, Holland and Germany. Goosey Lucy represented Britain in Juniors winning in Ireland and  Dallamore, a homebred advanced mare, was a member of the Rural Riders 2* team, winning Gold. 

  • Facilities

    Dressage Arena on grass. Show Jumping course on grass. Cross Country Course with a good variety of fences including water, banks, ditches and skinnies.

  • Timings

    You will ride the BE 92 dressage test. This will be sent out with times.

    Times will be as follows:

    9am-9:30am - flatwork x 2 riders (Group A)
    9:30am- 10am - flatwork x 2 riders (Group B)
    10am-10:30am – flatwork x 2 riders (Group C)
    10:30am-11am – flatwork x 2 riders (Group D)
    11am - SJ  x 4 (Group A+B)
    12 noon –SJ x 4 (Group C+D)
    1pm working lunch with Sarah. Please bring questions.
    2pm - XC x 4 (Group A+B)
    3pm - XC x 4 (Group C+D)
    4pm finish

  • Parking

    Ample Parking

  • Refreshments

    Please bring your own

  • Kit Required

    BE standard body protectors and crash hats.

  • Additional Information


Strathearn Eventing
Strathearn Eventing,
Hilton House,
PH1 3QX,
United Kingdom