01268 711221 info@runningwell.co.uk


Equestrian Centre

BHS Approved
Horse Riding, Training & Examination Centre

Telephone: 01268 711221     E-mail: info@runningwell.co.uk

A BHS approved horse riding, training and examination centre.
As well as a busy Pony Club Centre.

We provide both daytime and evening courses for BHS Stages I, 2, 3, 4 & PTT Exams and Ride Safe Award
– Please go to our exam page for further details.

February 1/2 Term Events

Own A Pony Days

 18th and 20th February 9:30 – 3:30 £58

Pony Club Rally

19th February 9:30 – 3:30 £53

Riding Morning

21st February   9:30 – 12:30 £47.50 

Jumping Afternoon

21st February 1:30 – 4:30 £52.50

Young Equestrians

A Place for 13-18 Year Olds to Socialise, Have Fun & Learn

Choose from many different activities

You choose what you would like to do

Tuesday evening 5.30pm

Price £25
(£15 including dinner if you get here for 4.30 to help with lead rein lesson)

Time to ride, relax & get away from the stress of school!

Let your hair down and have fun with like minded people

Launching Tuesday 4th September 2018

Please book in at the office

We offer lessons for adults of all ages and abilities.

Adult Horse Riding Lessons

Lessons are graded according to experience, and our qualified instructors aim to make lessons interesting and progressive whatever your level of riding.

Childrens Horse Riding Lessons

We offer lessons for children from 4 years and over and of all abilities.
Our lessons are graded according to experience,

Pony Club Camp

Runningwell is also a Pony Club Riding Centre, offering membership of
The Pony Club to non pony owning children.

Return to Riding

If you have had a break from riding and would like to rekindle your love for horses, then we have the perfect thing for you. Our return to riding course runs for 5 weeks including a 45 minute ride and feed back session after

The Thursday morning course is starting on 9th January ride at 10:30 to 11:15 then relax with your instructor for feedback over a hot/cold drink and cake finish at 12:45

Costs only £150

*Limited spaces available, so book in early!

New Development

We are delighted to announce that we have now completed the works to the new barn for our riding school horses which we are all very happy with and the horses all like their new accommodation. 

           We are now well under way with updating our office, cafe and toilets. This work should be completed very soon.


Our Runningwell Café

We serve a wide range of hot and cold food.

Our Runningwell Café

A Full English Breakfast ( Eggs, Bacon, Sausages, Hash Browns, Beans ect.)

Our Runningwell Café

Kids Meals ( Fish Fingers, Sausages, Chicken Nuggets, Burgers, Beans, Peas)

What Our Riders Say…

“I started riding when I was a little girl here and now my daughter is also loving it and riding the same pony that I did! Thank you for such lovely classes”

Stephie Rushmere

Adult Rider

“Such a lovely environment, great people, supportive instructors and fabulous horses.
Best place I have ever ridden.”

Sandra Gowens

Adult Rider

“Lovely morning jumping really friendly and encouraging staff “

Jo Clinkard Little

Adult Rider

Ride. Learn. Enjoy...

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Runningwell Equestrian Centre
Warren Road, Rettendon,
Chelmsford, Essex CM3 8DG

Telephone: 01268 711221
E-mail: info@runningwell.co.uk

License held by Ruth Dowie
Licence no – 18/00212/RIDEST