The Margaret Giffen Centre for Rider Performance

Housed within the Equine Therapy Centre, The Margaret Giffen Centre for Rider Performance is a unique facility where riders of all levels and abilities can access world class resources and expertise. It contains a strength and conditioning suite, treatment rooms and the Racewood Eventing Simulator. The Eventing simulator allows riders to experience Grand Prix dressage movements, jump a course of show jumps or go cross country. The simulator is also perfect for those wishing to improve their riding; whether you are a novice, an experienced rider wanting to improve or an elite looking for a winning edge. We offer:

Eventing Simulator Hire: Hire the Racewood Eventing Simulator by the hour with a guide to take you through the functions in dressage, show jumping and cross country. Great to improve your riding, gain confidence or just have fun with friends. Please contact Izabela.motyl2@hartpury.ac.uk or call 01452 702123 to book. Payment of £50 can be made via the online shop here.

Rider Performance Clinic: A one hour assessment of posture, position and function by osteopath Liz Launder using the Eventing Simulator. This assessment reveals your postural strengths and weaknesses, highlighting areas of asymmetry and identifying how you can develop your position to become a pain free, more effective rider. Izabela.motyl2@hartpury.ac.uk or call 01452 702123 to book. Payment of £95 can be made via the online shop here.