Saturday September 22, 2018
About The Pony Club

The Pony Club is an international voluntary youth organisation for young people interested in ponies and riding, founded in 1929 and granted independent charitable status on 1st of January 1997. There are around 345 branches in the UK alone and has been the starting point for a large majority of equestrian team members and medal winners.

The Pony Club is represented in no less than 27 countries with a worldwide membership exceeding 110,000 making it the largest association of young riders in the world.

Objectives

the pony cub objectives are to;

  • Encourage young people to ride and learn to enjoy all kinds of sport connected with horses and riding
  • Give instruction in riding and horsemastership and to educate members to look after and take proper care of their animal
  • Promote the highest ideals of sportmanship, citizenship and loyalty to create strength of character and self discipline.


Membership

Membership is available to children until the end of The Pony Club year or the Centre Membership Subscription year, whichever is relevant. Memberships are open to anyone up to the age of 25.