The Glanusk Funride is taking place on Sunday 28th May 2017 and we are looking forward to welcoming riders to the Estate for this popular and family friendly event.
Gates open at 9.30am, the Funride starts at 10am with the last horses leaving at 2pm, the course closes at 5pm.
There will be 3 routes, short, medium and longer and a lead rein option. There is an open field start and a quiet start too as well as some optional jumps.
Catering will be provided by Sugarloaf Catering undercover in the Arched Barns with tea and coffee, sweets and treats served up by our band of volunteers in the community Cafe area complete with newspapers and carrots kindly donated by Cashells for your trusty steed. There will also be a refreshment station on the course.
There will be a number of photographers on the course and we are delighted to welcome Events Through A Lens who some of you may have seen at Badminton Horse Trials.
Sian Smith Animal Portraiture will be here on the day showcasing her work and has kindly offered a 10% reduction on the standard fee for a 2 hour shoot and 10% to our charity The Noah’s Ark Appeal – The Children’s Hospital for Wales.
This year we are delighted to offer an opportunity for a Clear Round and Pony Rides provided by and supporting Triley Fields Equestrian Centre and their Pony Club.
For those who follow @Glanusk on Twitter we are delighted that @EquineHour will be at the #GlanuskFunRide. And we will be on twitter on Sunday night between 8pm and 9pm with up-to-date chats about the day.
Every rider will get a rosette for completing the ride and there will also be a rosette for a Triley clear round.
Laragh Cresswell will be bringing some second hand kit too. And do cheer along The Rotary Club who have very kindly offered to support us and you will see them on the route.
Ticket prices are the same as previously:
12 and under £15
Tickets will be available on the gate
Please print and complete the Rider Agreement form and bring on the day, forms will be available on the day too, but if you fill them in in advance, your check in will be quicker. There are medics and a vet on site for the day.
The event supports The Noah’s Ark Charity.
Please note that there is NO ENTRY via the main gates off the A40 but via our entrance (Llangynidr Road) on the B4558
We are looking forward to seeing you all!