Whether you have already attended a confidence camp with us at Waulkmill or not, this is a great weekend for everyone to enjoy! Because we have run these for so many years now, you can be completely certain of being in a supportive, encouraging environment with professional trainers who are there purely for your development and safety. The emphasis is on having fun and learning new techniques in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere at a cost of £280 for the 3 days.
What are you getting when you come on a CHR Camp at Waulkmill?
Outstanding stabling with initial bed (matted out) and generous amount of straw or shavings.
Day stables available.
Shower facilities available.
Waulkmill Cafe – lots of great food at reduced prices!
Friday morning – Hacking in the morning if you wish (optional).
Friday lunchtime – Welcome talk, tea/coffee and packs.
Friday afternoon – 1 x hour lesson in a small group of riders at a similar level, (starting with the first group – those wanting to achieve just mounting walk/trot with help and support and continuing up the levels through the day).
Friday evening – Talk/demo
Saturday Morning – 1 x lesson in a small group.
Saturday lunchtime – Confidence session.
Saturday Afternoon – 1 x hour lessons plus other activities.
Saturday tea – Talk/demo.
Sunday – Tai Chi am.
Sunday – Full day of fun! Includes test riding or private individual sessions, optional jumping, hacking, talks, etc.
Free talks/demos in the evenings from guest presenters.
Rider pack which includes all notes needed for the weekend and mental strategies plus a free hypnosis CD and a new download for calm.
Unmounted Group sessions which will include NLP, Sports Coaching, Hypnotherapy for Confidence, Mind Maps, Timeline work, Planning Strategies, Counselling.
Optional ‘Extras’ – Private Mounted Sessions, Private Therapy/Coaching, Human Massage, Equine Massage, Tai Chi.
All lessons will focus on bringing in confidence strategies when riding and the emphasis will be on integrating the confidence strategies you will learn about in the unmounted sessions and bringing those into your ridden sessions.
Support and help throughout.
Confidence Sessions: Specific strategies specifically for those attending. (You will be sent a questionnaire prior to the camp). They will be designed to build and enhance your confidence in all situations.
There will be ‘extras’ on this camp which you are welcome to book on: * Human Massage * Equine Massage * Pre-camp Skype sessions to help you make the most of your weekend! These are normally £45, but for camp attendees, these will be £30 for 1 hour. Address any difficulties or worries (horse related or otherwise). * Private riding sessions available on Friday morning £45 private, £30 shared 45min. (which includes indoor arena hire).
Trainer: Amanda Kirtland-Page
Riding Instructor with over 25 years experience.
Accredited Hypnotherapist, Psychotherapist, Counsellor & NLP Coach, specialising on working with horse riders for over 30 years.
Competitor riding at BD Medium level.
BD Trainee Judge
Previously part of BD Southern and SW Home International teams, Inter-regional teams, inter-county teams.
Ridden at International Level.
Over 40 years working in the equine industry with top trainers, riders and horses in the UK, Malaysia & Singapore.
Trained with Olympic 3 Day Event Rider, Bertie Hill
Represented Singapore in the International Asian Games as part of the successful 3 Day Event Team in Bangkok and Singapore.
Steeplechase and flat race amateur jockey in Singapore & Malaysia.
A deposit of £80 to secure your place. Balance to be paid 6 weeks prior to the camp. Deposit is refundable if cancelled within 7 days of booking. Very limited places for this camp.
DEPOSIT: Please pay by BACS
Ref: (Your Surname Name) Wk8
Feedback from past camps:
‘Can’t wait until the next one! Please put my name down! Thank you SO much, I have learned SO much! I have found new confidence and can’t wait to get going at home too! amazing camp, absolutely loved it! Don’t want to go home! Thank you’ Jemma Campbell
‘I have had a wonderful weekend with my horse, I have enjoyed every aspect of the camp. Amanda, you are SO positive and calming and gave me new found positivity. thank you so much, hopefully see you again soon’. Anne Michie
‘VERY ENJOYABLE!!’ Jayne McGarvie
‘The information on this camp was fantastic and explained very well. I have really enjoyed the whole weekend, and will definitely use the things I have learned in future with my horse’ Laura Mannall