Chick, Chick, Chicken lay a little egg for me
Our nursery rhyme themed Easter Event
Have a look at our photos
Autumn Term 2015
Spring Term 2015
We now have five volunteers who are trainee log book holders. This is a new experience for volunteers - and the riders. We now have new people taking lessons under Simon's eagle eye.
Winter Term 2014 & Christmas
A busy winter term - with four lessons now established.
- 2nd December Group B rode a musical ride
- 9th December Groups A, B, C & D all took part in Christmas games. Santa kept losing his clothes ! Everyone wore Christmas jumpers and ate lots of cake ! We were pleased to welcome Janie Lawson - and a number of other guests.
4th November 2014
21st October 2014
Weather still lovely. New Challenges ! New saddle pads more ....
14th October 2014
7th October 2014
Welcome to Arundel Group Riding for the Disabled.
The aim of our group is to give the opportunity of riding to any disabled person who might benefit in general health or happiness.
Our riding sessions take place on Tuesday afternoons during term-time at the Arundel Riding Centre - in Arundel, West Sussex. The group is part of the South East Region RDA which covers Sussex, Surrey and Kent.
THE BIG EVENT 2016 - IMPORTANT INFO
The rdavolunteers email address for volunteers is now not working. To contact Ann - text her mobile (ending 672), use the group email email@example.com or phone Ann's landline. Messages will be passed on. Please check your email as lots of messages were sent before it broke.
Due to weather some activities have had to be replanned but all riding activities will take place - times as previously notified.
The Big Event - our new end of school year event ! Photo Gallery - here
BBQ Gallery Here
The Big Event : Press release - here
2015 : Hats ready for riders
2015 : Autumn Term Lessons
2015 : BBQ
50 people - riders, volunteers, families, games, Terry and the bbq, a little rain , fun .......
The Big Event : Winners and Trophies
The Lavinia Duchess of Norfolk Tropy was presented to Daisy. Michelle won our new trophy - The Sheila and Hilary Tangye Trust Trophy. The Ferdie trophie was won by Fiona.
Our younger riders ....
News from our volunteers .....................
Sad News - Christine who has volunteered with us for 7 years is leaving us to live in New Zealand.
We wish her well - and know that an RDA Group on the other side of the world is going to get a lovely volunteer.
Happy News - Janet, a volunteer, competed in the BHS National Riding School Championship in Warwick - and WON the over 18 class. This included dressage , jumping and theory tests.
Our riders are lucky to get the benefit of Janet's skill and knowledge as she is one of our trainee logbook holders.
(Janet on Bobby with Laura, Chief Instructor at Arundel Riding Centre)
Easter 2015 .....................
The Easter Bunny visited us again !
Lots of fun with games - making use of our steering and stopping and starting skills.
2015 Activities ..........
Volunteer Training Spring 2015
20 volunteers participated in our Spring Training. One group focused on improving skills in the school - leading and accuracy of shapes. the other group had a 'Simon Says' session to learn more about our riders and how w can help them. There was cake !
Christmas Do 2014
Our theme was Cake ! 32 of us - volunteers, riders, parents, school staff had our Christmas 'do; at the Squire and Horse, Bury.As always a great evening.
2015 Classic Car gathering to support Arundel Group RDA