Northumbria Equestrian encourages riders of all abilities to come and join the club to have fun and make lasting friendships!

Equestrian offers training slots led by a qualified coach in partnership with Stepney Bank Stables. Everyone within the Equestrian Club train at the same venue, with teams competing in BUCS and development leagues, making Equestrian one of Northumbria’s most cohesive sports. The club have three BUCS teams and two development teams. The BUCS teams will compete in regional and national rounds against other universities with BUCS points and rosettes up for grabs. 

Equestrian also provides opportunities to get involved in a wide range of social events, again reinforcing the friendliness and approachability of the club. 

Equestrian offers the following membership options: 




Big Week Of Sport Information

We will be running the following Squad selection sessions for Equestrian, following on from our Sports Fair on Wednesday 27th September. Please note that these sessions are £8ppaimed to let you try the sport before committing to a membership: 

Squad Selection  Thursday 28th September  11:00-13:00 Stepney Bank Stables 
Squad Selection  Monday 2nd October  18:00 - 19:30 Stepney Bank Stables 

Club Costs

"TRAIN" 23/24 Membership - £500 

"COMPETE" 23/24 Membership - £500

All Equestrian members will be required to attend a trial session at Stepney Bank Stables. This will assess ability and the riders who are wanting to compete in BUCS will be placed into appropriate teams.

Training Times & Venues

Venue: Stepney Bank Stables

Monday: 14:30 - 15:30 

Tuesday: 13:00 - 14:00

Thursday: 19:30 - 20:30 

Friday: 10:00 - 11:00 

Friday: 15:00 - 16:00 

Training Dates

Semester 1 w/c: 02.10.2023 - 11.12.2023

Semester 2 w/c: 08.01.2024 - 18.03.2024

Semester 3 w/c: 15.04.2024 - 29.04.2024

Key Contacts

Head Coach: Fran Norton

Club President: Megan Bassett