News, reports, photos and video clips about WRC events and activities

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Showing Success for centre rider and coach September 2018

Success at RDA Nationals 2018 

 Sponsored Rides October 2016

 Read about our latest fundraising effort

RDA National Championships 2016

 National Championships were held at Hartpury College, Gloucestershire on Friday 15th to Sunday 17th July 2016

RDA Regional Qualifiers 2016

 Regional Qualifiers were held on Monday 23rd May 2016

 Sponsored Dog Walk/Run

Sponsored dog walk/run on Sunday May 15th 2016

RDA - New Zealand

Read about Jane's trip to an RDA centre in New Zealand

TREK Competition

On Good Friday we held our first Trek competition.

RDA 50th Anniversary (Nov 2014)

Video of 50 year celebrations incorporating the Winter Fayre and Balloon Release.

RDA Regional Dressage Qualifiers (May 2014)

As always May brings a hopeful expedition to the RDA Regional Dressage Qualifiers, this year at the familiar venue of the Pegasus Riding Centre near Morpeth.  Riders, horses, staff and volunteers pull together as a team for WRC.  The outcome?  Eight entered - eight qualified!

RDA National Dressage Championships (July 2013)

Another major expedition to darkest Gloucestershire, with seven WRC riders competing in 14 classes with the help of three of our star equines and a dedicated support crew.  See the photos, watch the videos, and read the results!

RDA Regional Dressage Qualifiers (May 2013)

Our dressage riders pull out all the stops as the RDA North Region Championships come to Washington Riding Centre - results and videos here.

Santa Ride (December 2012)

Who's Rudolph?  Our equine friends have a reindeer-style makeover as some of the Centre's youngest riders set off to search for baubles, elves... and Santa!

Winter Fayre (November 2012)

Christmas may be coming, but a programme of Olympian entertainment recalling the Summer of London 2012 awaited visitors to our traditional end of year celebration.

Trailblazers Dressage Championship Finals (July 2012)

Centre Manager Jane Cherry has been competing on Fabio at a national dressage competition - and she says he was "fantastic"!

RDA National Dressage Championships (July 2012)

Photos, videos and the full inside story of this year's eventful, sometimes stressful, and ultimately very successful trip to the RDA national dressage championships at Hartpury College in Gloucestershire.

RDA Regional Dressage Qualifiers (May 2012)

Another very successful outing for our RDA dressage riders, with all seven qualifying to take part in the National Championships later in the year.

Sponsored Dog Walk (January 2012)

Tails are wagging from South Shields to Marsden Grotto as WRC supporters and their canine companions walk off some of those festive calories.

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