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 In the light of the story in H&H this morning - about outbreaks of equine flu, it’s worth knowing that this guidanc… https://t.co/8Kl6OdHPCX 19 hours ago
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ABRS ABRS @ABRS_1 Make your voice heard! https://t.co/YumpZg4uCk 2 weeks ago
ABRS ABRS @ABRS_1 We're excited to announce new dates for the Level 2 Certificate in Equestrian Coaching to be held at Four Winds Equ… https://t.co/gj391pB6P1 4 weeks ago
ABRS ABRS @ABRS_1 Researchers seek riders over 50 who've had concussion after a fall. https://t.co/sr0cEOSqKb https://t.co/sr0cEOSqKb 5 weeks ago
ABRS ABRS @ABRS_1 Congratulations Ragwood Riding Centre, Essex. Ragwood have just had their local authority inspection and acheived t… https://t.co/5ttXTEF2Pd 5 weeks ago