This is a one week residential course for you and your pony to experience the fun of pony racing whilst developing yourself as a young jockey. During the week you will:
Ride your pony on our gallops whilst being filmed then watch yourself back in the classroom
Perfect your jockey pose position on our racehorse simulators
See behind the scenes of a Newmarket Trainers’ yard and Newmarket Racecourse
Enjoy an evening of mounted games in teams led by a current jockey (Jockeys that have visited the camp include Frankie Dettori, Paul Hanagan, William Buick, Frankel’s jockey Tom Queally plus many more …)
Take part in a Best Turned Out competition judged by a racehorse Trainer
And finally …
Ride your pony up our straight gallop upsides a jockey!
This course is for jockeys aged 11 to 15 years who are at least assessed as ready for Level 2 (you will need to have attended at least a Level 1 at The BRS or NRC equivalent to be eligible, and be assessed by an instructor as ready to move to Level 2).
The fee covers the cost accommodation, tuition, meals, trips etc. Candidates should bring their own pony, but you can also hire one from BRS at an additional cost.