Scotlands Premier Equestrian Facility

Clinics & Competitions

Sarah is a British Eventing Accredited Coach UKCC & EFI Level 3 and will teach outwith these dates for individuals and groups, Pony/Riding Club days. New rates for group days for novice/younger riders. Horses & ponies taken for schooling and livery.



Pony Club, Riding Club, Private Groups & Individual Dates by Appoinement

Hire of cross country and tuition available in dressage, showjumping and cross country. Discount rates for group tuition.

Get Jumping Series

Showjumping & Cross Country

Sandra Low Mitchell & Sarah Houlden

Build on a series of sessions, build confidence and gain experience in both disciplines.

1hr sessions in groups of 3/4 with Sandra Low Mitchell, showjumping on grass when weather allows, followed by 1hr with Sarah Houlden on the cross country.  Can book one or more dates. £75. Book through Equo Events. 

Open to all from 70cm onwards – adults and juniors. 

Mainly afternoon/early evening sessions.


  • 12th March 2019
  • 2nd April 2019
  • 15th April 2019
  • 1st May 2019
  • 4th June 2019
  • More summer dates TBC

british eventing with sarah houlden

Arena Eventing Indoors Cross Country

Sarah Houlden

Arena Eventing Indoors Cross Country at Highfield at Howe, Ladybank.


  • 10th February 2019
  • 16th March 2019

Ready, Steady, Event at Strathearn Eventing –  Dressage, showjumping, cross country

Three 1 hr sessions open to anyone wanting to simulate an event day under training guidance.

Ride a dressage test with feedback from the judges eye, walk and ride a course of showjumps (hopefully on grass), plus cross country with water, ditches, steps, banks etc…

Only 8 places for this day.


  • 27th March 2019

Cross Country over Competition Course – Forgandenny Horse Trials

Cross Country over Competition Course – Forgandenny Horse Trials

Opportunity to school cross country over flagged competition course, correct mistakes or build confidence trying new level.


  • 22nd April


Indoor Cross Country Techniques at Tillyochie Equestrian, Kinross.

Sarah Houlden

Open to all pony club members from 60cm upwards wanting to practice cross country skills ready for the 2019 season.

Book through Scottish Tetrathlon Carly Penderis email:


  • 26th January 2019

Cross Country at Strathearn Eventing

Sarah Houlden

Prepare for the competition season ahead and chance to practice ditches, steps, banks, angles and lines, water – 2 complexes, streams, over 200 jumping options from 50cm up to BE Intermediate.


Open to pony club members from 60cm upwards.


  • 23rd March 2019

Cross Country at Auchlishie Eventing.

Sarah Houlden

Open to Pony Club members and a chance to train over competition and Interbranch course.


  • 11th April 2019


Arena Exercises Preparing for Forthcoming season at Strathearn Eventing.

Sarah Houlden

Open to Strathearn Pony Club members from circa 75cm upwards.


These sessions are aimed at those that may wish to compete at Interbranch or just progress their riding skills. 1 hr sessions, small groups.  


  • 19th February 2019 (5 -7pm)
  • 9th April 2019 (5 - 7pm)
  • 23rd April 2019 (5 - 7pm)

Cross Country at Strathearn Eventing

Sarah Houlden

Open to all Strathearn Pony Club Members from 75cm upwards.


  • 26th March 2019

New Members and Introduction to Cross Country

Sarah Houlden

Open to Strathearn Pony Club Members from lead rein to 70cm. 

An “introduction” to cross country for new members, new pony/rider partnerships or those starting out at grass roots level.


  • 8th April 2019

STRATHEARN Riding club

Sarah Houlden

Approximately every second Wednesday throughout the winter at Linfield.

1 hr small groups. Pole and jumping sessions working on building confidence and having fun!

March onwards a mixture of arena sessions at Linfield and cross country at Strathearn Eventing


  • 16th January 2019
  • 30th January 2019

competitions @ strathearn eventing

Grass Sickness Charity Hunter Trials

Classes for all from 40cm upwards, schedule to follow,

Click book now to enter via Equo Events.  


  • 26th May

Strathearn Eventing Challenge One Day Event

Mini Unaffiliated One Day Event “with a difference”. Schedule to follow


  • 2nd June

Strathearn Eventing Autumn Hunter Trials


  • 15th September 2019

Showjumping Unaffiliated Evenings & Sundays on Grass

Spring and Summer Dates available soon


  • TBC