THANDEKA RIDING SCHOOL
We have a team of instructors ready to help you or your child get started. If you are already riding that's okay, our trainers are well experienced for all levels of riders, Head over to the to about us page to get to know a bit about our trainers. Our instructors follow a syllabus of riding, and the focus is always on balance, posture, position in the saddle as well as safety. It is important to us that pupils learn how to ride properly from the start of their riding career.
Fun Facts About Horses
-Can't breathe through their mouth.
-Can sleep standing up.
-Have lightning-fast reflexes.
-Have 10 different muscles in their ears.
-Have a nearly 360-degree field of vision.
-Do not have teeth in the middle of their mouth.
-Are highly intelligent animals.
Horse Riding Safety Tips
-Helmets are NOT negotiable
-Protect your feet
Benefits of Horse Riding
Horse riding is actually a fabulous way to keep yourself in shape and it is a lot more interesting than spending hour after hour in the gym!
- Core Strength. Riders must use specific muscles for balance and control.
- Muscle Tone and Flexibility.
- Balance and Coordination.
- Cardiovascular Exercise.
- Reduces stress
- Mental exercise