Our riders at Pegasus RDA get to enjoy educational or therapeutic sessions designed to individuals aims and abilities.
Our volunteers are part of a fun and dynamic team with roles that vary from working with riders and horses to fundraising and coaching roles.
We participate in many great events in the calendar year including shows, fundraising , conferences and training courses.
Find out more about Pegasus RDA facilities and the great work we undertake at our weekly sessions and fundraising activities.
Meet The Team
6 months ago we ran a volunteer survey, and I have been hopeless at posting the result here! As you see from the graph, most people volunteer as wish to help other people This is closely followed with wanting to spend time with horses. Other results showed that people are happy with Read more about Survey Results[…]
Helen Bacon : RDA Volunteer of the Year 2018! Our wonderful trustee and coach, Helen Bacon, has been awarded a very high accolade by the RDA National Committee, RDA National Volunteer of the Year! The award is presented to someone each year who has gone above and beyond the role of volunteer, given Read more about RDA Volunteer of the Year 2018![…]
All our riders have achieved great things over the past few months! These achievements have been recognised by Endeavour, and Horse Care and Horse Riding Awards. Awards included: ‘Kind hands and fee’ to Maryam ‘Fantastic sitting trot without stirrups’ to Matt ‘Amazing balance’ to DylanS ‘Best smiles’ to Dan ‘Grade 1 Horse Care and Riding’ Read more about Participant Awards![…]
Here is Matt’s write-up of the RDA holiday he enjoyed earlier this year. “I was lucky enough to be invited on the recent RDA riding holiday at Clwyd. I didn’t really know what to expect but I ended up having an awesome weekend, I will remember it for a long time!” “When we arrived I Read more about Matt’s RDA Holiday[…]
It’s now August and the Pegasus team are having a well earned break and a lie-in on a Sunday! Over summer we close through August, and this summer we are holding a volunteer training session on August 27th, all volunteers and anyone invested in becoming a volunteer is welcome. See you in September!
GDPR is a big topic at the moment and one that Pegasus RDA and RDA National take very seriously. Rider and Volunteer information shared with us is kept in paper format in a securely locked cabinet and also in an on-line secure folder only accessible using passwords that only the Read more about GDPR[…]
On 15th April 2018 Pegasus RDA are moving to North Cheshire Equestrian Centre, Carrington, M31 4AE We have made the move to account for more of our riders being closer to this yard than Poynton, therefore is easier to access, and also the standard of the facilities is considerably better. Our new yard has an Read more about New Home[…]
Richard Sinclair has been awarded the RDA NorthWest Volunteer of the year for 2017! The award is judged by the Regional Chair (Sheila Saner) who reviews all the regional entries for Volunteer of the Year. Richard is a regular volunteer and was nominated for the huge support the provides Pegasus Group. From before we officially Read more about RDA North West Volunteer of the Year 2017[…]
Megan Holland has been awarded the National award of RDA Young Volunteer of the Year! Judged by the National RDA Board, Megan was chosen for her outstanding contribution to the Pegasus Group and her progression in her coaching this year. Megan joined Pegasus with the trustees when we launched in February 2017 and has been Read more about RDA National Young Volunteer of the Year 2017[…]
Pegasus RDA held a photo shoot in July to get some great top quality photo’s for publicity activities and for RDA North West to use! We had a lot of fun doing the photo shoot! The Stars Our superstar horse rider Daniel absolutely loves riding and jumped at the opportunity of getting involved with our Read more about Pegasus RDA Photo Shoot[…]