Thursday December 3, 2020
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Camp

For information on all camps please contact Louise Cairns preferably by email:  cairns_a1@sky.com or 07779242029.

Page updated 10 Feb

East Cheshire Camps

We run three camps for our members in the Summer. All three camps are brilliant fun and all are welcome. 

2020 Dates

Mini Camp: Sat 11 July to Sun 12 July at Pump House, Scholar Green
Junior Camp: Sat 18 July to Tue 21 July at Somerford Park
Senior Camp: Fri 17 July (after 6pm) to Tue 21 July at Somerford Park

Area 5 Senior Camp (run by area 5) & open to members age 16+: Tue 14 Jul to Fri 17 Jul at Somerford Park

Camp Details

Mini Camp – 10yrs and under*

Mini Camp 2020 will be held at Pump House over the weekend of Saturday 11th – Sunday 12th July,  it will consist of 2 days starting at 9.30am until 5pm (approx)
On both days, there will be instruction in small groups, jumping, games, Polocrosse, badges, treasure hunt and much more. Children will be expected to be left with us for the duration of the day – there are plenty of older members to help. Ponies will be ridden twice on both days and a trailer/ lorry will be required to be left for ponies over lunchtime and while doing  on foot activities. A packed lunch will be needed on both days but snacks and drinks are provided throughout the day.

Junior Camp  – 11yrs and under*

Junior camp 2020 will be at Somerford Park farm in the new camp block down near the 80 acres and will run for 4 days from Saturday 18th July until Tuesday 21st July.  Junior camp is non residential for the children but residential for the ponies. Children will need to be dropped off every day by approx 8.30am and collected by approx 5pm (confirmed times will be detailed in letters). The days will consist of mounted and un-mounted instruction in small groups in SJ, XC, dressage, polocrosse, efficiency tests and achievement badges. There will also be a trip around the farm ride and a friendly competitions day including games, handy pony, show jumping etc. Lunch and snacks throughout the day are provided for all children.

Senior Camp – 12yrs and over*

Senior camp 2020 is as Junior to be run at the same time, but is residential for both children and ponies, and will start from Friday evening, 17th July  from approx 6pm (time to be confirmed). Will include all the above as Junior camp with the addition of evening entertainment and all food (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner and all snacks). Children will sleep in groups of no more than 4, in either their own lorries or tents.

*NB all ages on 1.1.20

Applications

Camp application forms will be available in early May

Camp Selection Policy

All members are welcome at our camps and we hope to see lots of you there.

In the event of oversubscription, members will be selected based on our Camp Selection Policy. See below for details:

Camp Selection Policy