4 Strides Equestrian - Barrel Racing

Training Opportunities

4 Strides Equestrian UK Ltd is the first and only licensed barrel racing training riding establishment in the UK.
We have have licensed horses for lessons, training and instruction purposes.

All enquiries about any of our barrel training opportunities via email please: info@4stridesequestrian.co.uk


On the morning of every competition we deliver training in small group clinics.
Training spaces must be pre booked and groups are then spilt according to experience, ability and nerve.

Open to all from lead reins to seasoned riders; steady, safe, slow and methodical training, we work on techniques and skills required to be better barrel racers.

Private Lessons

1 to 1 or group coaching available either at 4Strides (in our purpose built barrel racing arena) or at your own place.

As a freelance coach I can travel to you and bring the equipment needed with me. 

UKCC Level 3 Qualified & Insured

All levels of capability, confidence and fitness welcomed, no minimum or maximum age; along with any horse, any size.

Physical Disabilities/Learning Difficulties

We are looking to put together a team of barrel racers made up of individuals who face additional challenges to compete nationwide & internationally.

With 25 years experience of working in education with people with learning difficulties, learning disabilities and physical disabilities, and 35 years competitive riding experience, we are totally committed to developing barrel racing as an all inclusive sport. 

Horse Training

Part of our business is training horses; whether you need your horse starting or you have a horse that needs to learn new skills, we can work with you and your horse to support your aspirations.

Barrel Camp

3 days of focused barrel racing training inc. camping and corralling. Limited places available. All levels of ability welcome.

Anyone planning to take up the opportunity of competing internationally this year is advised to book onto this camp.

Team Training

4 Strides Equestrian UK working in partnership with UKBHA and barrel associations worldwide offer many opportunities for you to compete in the UK and overseas.

Team training takes place on the first Saturday of the month, every month. If you are interested in being part of the team then please contact us for details, cost and commitment.

Barrel Racing Activity Week

Target group: Primary for Ex Forces personnel

Information about this courses currently under construction.