Checkendon Equestrian Centre can cater for all abilities and ages, from children and adults who want to sample the excitement of riding for the first time, right through to skilled riders who want to brush up on their techniques in dressage, lungeing, show jumping, cross country or hacking.

Proprietor: Lovegrove’s Farm Ltd
Riding School Licence No: 20148

Our opening times are:

  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday – 9am to 8pm
  • Friday 9am to 1pm
  • Saturday and Sunday 9am to 5pm.

Terms and Conditions

  • We do ask for payment when booking
  • We have a strict 48 hour 100% cancellation policy
  • Pre-paid block bookings are non-refundable
  • For insurance purposes we require a registration form to be completed for our first time clients


Clients are requested to follow the guidance set out below:

  • Only one parent/guardian to accompany children under 18
  • No accompanying parent/guardian on the yard for people over 18
  • Parents/guardians will be required to assist children with their ponies at all times
  • Parents/guardians may be required to lead ponies for walks in the woods, but will be accompanied by a member of staff