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 Ditch the flip-flops and get your boots on - definitely! https://t.co/uXMPYlLitA 25 weeks ago
ABRS ABRS @ABRS_1 how about trying this - or somthing a little easier - this summer? I'm sure its something some riders can aspire t… https://t.co/rAnrUFkNi8 25 weeks ago
ABRS ABRS @ABRS_1 Join us on Monday 15th March at the Parrot Inn, Forest Green, Surrey for your opprotunity to grill Ben Mayes, past… https://t.co/TYpl0eT74I 27 weeks ago
ABRS ABRS @ABRS_1 May be of interest we have a course starting soon https://t.co/t5Wk3Ry5n1 28 weeks ago
ABRS ABRS @ABRS_1 Just a sample of our new rosettes. Two new catergories in the riding awards - Trotting Poles & Junping a Small Fenc… https://t.co/lS3tXUasjQ 28 weeks ago
ABRS ABRS @ABRS_1 Hurrah, new rosettes have arrived in teh office and are ready for ordering. Large rosettes are impressive with gold… https://t.co/EOlcthFaNz 28 weeks ago