The Association of British Riding Schools

Making A Difference To Riders and Schools


About the ABRS

Founded in 1954, it runs Britain's longest-established Riding School Approval Scheme and promotes participation by persons in the United Kingdom in healthy recreation in horse riding through education and in providing advice to riding schools.

Become ABRS approved

If you belong to the ABRS your clients can be satisfied that you offer the highest standards of teaching, that their health and safety are a priority and that your horses and ponies are given the best possible care. Being an ABRS approved centre offers many benefits for your yard or livery.

ABRS Affiliates

Find an approved centre

Our new interactive approved ABRS centre search is live
Click the button below to find a riding centre or livery yard near you. Our database of listings is regularly updated. Contact us to add your listing.

Contact Us

The Association of British Riding Schools
Unit 8, Bramble Hill Farm,
Five Oaks Road,
West Sussex RH13 0RL

ABRS on Twitter

ABRS ABRS @ABRS_1 The Truth Behind Working Pupils A recent survey has uncovered that a staggering 94% of ‘working pupils’ are illega… https://t.co/04vw99i4QY 5 days ago
ABRS ABRS @ABRS_1 Congratulations Liet. Col. Retd. K Gordon Wesley, winner of the Sir Collin Spedding Award 2019. To read the full st… https://t.co/UtLwOKKGpg 1 week ago
ABRS ABRS @ABRS_1 The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) continues to strongly recommend to competition and event organisers that th… https://t.co/9rOp8NwFZo 2 weeks ago
ABRS ABRS @ABRS_1 Congratulations https://t.co/036huvGLmw 2 weeks ago
ABRS ABRS @ABRS_1 Well done Havering Park Riding School, Romford, Essex on achieving 5* for their LA licence. A job well done! 2 weeks ago