Equestrian - Were you kids inspired by Olympian Charlotte Dujardin & Nick Skelton and Paralympia
We're hoping your children were as inspired by the Paralympics as they were by the Olympics!
This is our daily Olympics and Paralympics series featuring a local activity for each of the Sport categories in which TeamGB won Gold medals.
So if your children showed an interest in the sport, you won't need to spend hours searching and hunting for the relevant local after school activities! We love helping make your life easier.
Rio 2016 Equestrian
Charlotte Dujardin came away from Rio 2016 with a Gold medal for Team GB in the Individual Dressage. Show jumper Nick Skelton, taking part in his seventh Olympic games, won Gold in the individual show jumping. Also adding to TeamGB’s amazing tally is Paralympian Natasha Baker, nicknamed the Horse Whisperer, who won Gold in the Dressage Grade II category with her horse Cabral.
If your kids are inspired to give Horse Riding a go:
Kingston Riding Centre offer a number of different options to introduce them to the joy of riding in a safe but fun manner. From pony rides to group lessons for the more able rider, to stable management courses where they can learn to care for a horse.
Access local Horse Riding clubs
Access all local after school clubs by requesting your perfectly co-ordinated schedule of after school activities at the click of a button. See how to do so here