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Following the announcements R&DRC's new Showground is at Croft Top Equestrian Centre, Stone Fold Village, Rising Bridge, Accrington, BB5 2DP.  The Club are now pleased to let you know that Schedules have been finalised and can be viewed by clicking here.

GOOD NEWS... since our earlier announcement the Club have managed to secure some dates at Croft Top Equestrian Centre read more >>>

Important Announcement: We regret to inform you that R&DRC events can no longer be held at our Showground on Roch Valley Way, Rochdale.  Following a routine inspection of the bridge by our Landlords, United Utilities, read more >>>

Forthcoming events:-

Our first competition is the Indoor Pre-Season Show on Sunday 5th March at Croft Top.  Click here to view schedule. This Show is a CHAPS and Equifest qualifier with many Championships including a Supreme Champion of Show with prize money of £75.00 awarded to the Supreme Champion and £50.00 to the Reserve Champion with rosettes, sashes and trophies.

Anyone interested in representing the Club at the Festival of Horse Challenge (Cross Country with Show Jumping) and the Combined Training qualifiers at Bold Heath on Saturday 25th March must please contact the Team Manager, Kate Millington on 07725 172287.  Membership subscriptions must be received by the end of February.

The 2017 Membership Form is available by clicking here.
Click here to view the full 2017 Calendar of Events and here to view Schedules.

R&DRC have received a fantastic award presented by Martin Clunes at The Saddlers Hall in London. The award is for the British Riding Club's Riding Club of the Year and we would like to thank all our members especially the team members for all your dedication and continued support enabling us to accept this award on the members behalf.  Well done to you all and thanks to everyone for all their congratulations which have been posted on Facebook.

Woman on Horse in showing jumping competition

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The Rochdale & District Riding Club's website.

Welcome to Rochdale & District Riding Club's website. The Riding Club was founded in 1962 to provide its membership with regular competitions and excellent facilities, enabling them to compete and enjoy an equestrian lifestyle. Read the Riding Club History.

The Club is based at Roch Valley Way in Rochdale, Lancashire. Throughout the season we hold a variety of events including shows, dressage, one day events and cross country practice days. We also offer a wide variety of training to our members.

As an affiliated British Riding Club and a member of the Northern Liaison Group Area 3 our members are given the opportunity to enter Team Competitions, in various disciplines, and to qualify for the British Riding Club National Championships. The Club also affiliates to and holds many show qualifies throughout the season.