The Riding Club aims to offer riding to everyone, regardless of whether you have ridden on national teams or have never sat on a horse before.

We offer: 2 BUCs teams for those serious about competing ~ Friendlies team for those ready to compete but at a lower level or can't commit to regular training ~ Weekly lessons for all abilities, from complete beginners to more advanced riders ~ Regular hacks in the beautiful New Forest ~ Annual beach ride along Studland Bay for more adventurous riders ~ Regular nights out and sober socials ~ Annual events such as AU Ball and Christmas meal.

About Riding

Membership Fee Information

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, paid memberships are not available to purchase until further notice

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The Committee

All clubs and societies within the Students' Union are run entirely by students. The student committee for Riding this year are:

  • Eloise Kitchener
    BUCs Team Manager
  • Minnie Barnett
    BUCs Team Manager 2
  • Lauren Rynsburger
    Friendly Team Manager
  • Annabel Credland
    Lessons Coordinator
  • Jenna Smith
  • Stephanie Robinson
  • Aimee Sturgeon
    Social Secretary
  • Oliver Grainge
  • Ffion Smith
    Vice President
  • Grace Doble
    Welfare Officer

Health & Safety

All clubs & societies are required to risk assess their activity to ensure it is carried out in a safe manner for members. Current risk assessments for Riding are available to view below