Horse riding

A party of students, boys and girls, goes each week to Divoky Riding School at Downhead, near Shepton Mallet, an approved equestrian establishment and official British Horse Society Pony Club Centre.

Sexey's horse riders at equestrian event The scheme is designed specifically for non pony owners, although anyone is welcome!

It enables children right from the beginner to any level of experience to learn and develop the skills of the saddle and care of the pony.

The more experienced can continue to develop their skills at Divoky Riding School and all can join in the many other activities they offer. Further information can be found on their website at

Sexey’s students regularly take part in weekend equestrian events, often riding for the school.

See how the riding career of former pupil and equestrian team member Harry Cobden has taken off here