Haras du Ry concentrates on ensuring you have a thorough knowledge of the business of European show jumping based in a safe high quality English speaking environment. In your time at Haras du Ry we will help you identify your particular area of skills such as:
Professional home rider & trainer of young horses
Competitor of young horses
What is included in your placement?
Share accommodation in La Belle Maison on the property (pictures on the accommodation section of the websitewww.harasdury.eu ). The house is fully furnished with equipped kitchen and laundry. Heating, electricity and water included. You are required to supply own linen
Participate fully in all stable, grooming and riding activities daily
Be coached by Amy Graham and other senior HDR stable riders
Compete at CSI YR, YH, Am-B, 1,2,3* International events as you progress in ability and experience
Be involved daily in all aspects of international sport horse facility management and veterinary, osteo, farrier and nutrition for international sport horse management
Groom your horse to an international competition level
Develop your skills as a rider of young and competition horses suitable for an international stable
Develop the confidence and knowledge to “market” yourself in your chosen area of the equestrian industry. For interns who show the appropriate level of skill and dedication we will help you gain your first job in Europe as a groom or rider.
Gain basic French speaking skills
Learn all aspects of managing your European competition career ie horse health papers, entries, understanding the Longines ranking system, Young Horse/National & International shows
Client placements are a minimum of 3 months and a maximum of 2 years.
We will help with VISA applications if needed
With any activity involving horses & international competitions there is a lot of administration. As soon as you confirm you are coming for a season we will commence this work with you. It will include:
International competitors licence
French National competitors license
Medical check for French license
Gaining show entries
Diana Dinu is our office manager who will complete all administration requirements for your stay. Dianas email is email@example.com
You are expected to have your own horse/s, groomed and trained by you. This is essential to achieving the best experience while at Haras du Ry. You & your horse/s will become an integral part of Haras du Ry which has up to 50 horses in residence.
If you do not have a horse to bring you are expected to lease or purchase a horse in Europe. We can help you with this.
What will the time at HDR cost you?
Contact Amy Graham for a quote depending on your specific needs as the charges vary depending on the number of horses you bring or wish to lease & the number and type of competitions you wish to attend as a competitor.
Haras Du Ry, Ferme De La Gancellerie, Brevands 50500