Coleg Gwent Equestrian Centre
Based at our Usk Campus, our Equestrian Centre runs public equine events and is available for hire.
As well as campus based courses, you can also study at one of our outreach centres – selected yards across south Wales. Not only are they convenient, but they’re working yards so you’ll get a real insight into an equine career. Approved centres for 2016/17 include:
- Ffrwd Uchaf Farm, Cefn Coed, Merthyr Tydfil
- GHF Equestrian, Gwehelog
- Werngochlyn Stables, Llantilio Pertholy
- Talygarn Equestrian Centre, Pontyclun
- Sunnybank Equestrian Centre, Caerphilly
- Pembrokeshire Riding, Pembroke
- Creigydd Farm, Ponthir
- Liege, Bonvilston
- Marros, Pendine
Dressage and show jumping
We run dressage and show jumping events for all ages throughout the year – keep up to date with forthcoming events on our events page. For further information on any of the dressage or show jumping events please contact Sara Owen on 01495 333704 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Be inspired by our professional lectures. From talks by professional vets, to information on the latest trends and techniques, they take place throughout the year and are open to the public – see if there are any coming up on our events page.
Facilities and conferencing hire
Indoor and outdoor schools
Our purpose-built indoor (54m X 30m) and outdoor (40m x 60m) schools are available for hire by groups or individuals. Both schools have modern, all weather surfaces and show jumps are available. A compact, grass cross country schooling area is also available by arrangement as well as access to social areas for any break times.
Effective from 1st October 2015:
Indoor arena £25 per hour
Outdoor arena £14 per hour
Hire of show jumps £5 per hour (breakages to be paid for)
Seminar/classroom £10 per hour
Indoor arena for events (daily rate, up to 1 day between 8am and 6pm) £200
Indoor arena for events (half day, up to 4 hours) £100
Outdoor arena for events (full day, between 8am and 6pm) £150
Outdoor arena for events (half day, up to 4 hours) £75
Show jump hire for events £50
Classroom hire for events £40
Please note, the latest booking is 7pm.