Mary Leonards Riding School, Newcastle West, offers Horse and Pony Riding lessons for both adults and children starting from 6 years old and upwards. Our ponies are well trained and are very safe.
Mary Leonards Riding School, Newcastle West, offers Horse and Pony Riding lessons for both adults and children starting from 6 years old and upwards. Our ponies are well trained and are very safe. There is a maximum of 7 riders in each lesson to ensure personal attention.
Mary Leonard is a BHSAI and HSI Qualified Instructor, who comes from a long established horse family, riding from the age of 4 years old.
Mary herself has competed to a high leval in all disciplines. In Newcastle West, she trains and competes her own horses alongside her family, who have produced such animals as Ringwood Cockatoo (gold medalist world equestrian games 2006) Ringwood Magister and Master Crusoe (Olympics 2012).
Our facilities include an indoor arena and 2 out door all weather sand rings, a full course of show jumping fences and a cross country course. Hats and back-protectors are provided for all our students.
Our Riding Lessons
Mary likes to ensure that all the lessons are fun and but most importantly safe. No prior experience is needed to start.
We will teach you the basics of horsemanship; all our riders learn to control their pony so they can participate in the lessons and pony games in a safe and fun way.
We offer tuition on:
- Flat work
- Show Jumping
- X- Country
- Hacking Out
- Mounted Pony Games
- Stable Management
Every year we run Mid-Term Break, Easter and Summer Camps, At Christmas our students have an opportunity to participate in a local Junior Mock Hunt.
- Tuesday,Thursday, Friday 4.30pm- 6.30pm
- Saturday 9.30am- 12.30am
Ballinagowan, Newcastle West , Co Limerick