Carriage Driving Lessons

Carriage Driving Lessons and Training

Here at Thompson House Equestrian Centre Chris Ainscough specialises in teaching carriage driving to a range of clients from complete beginners through to seasoned competitive drivers including those with disabilities and additional needs.

Breaking and Schooling Driving Horses and Ponies

At Thompson House Equestrian Centre Chris Ainscough takes horses and ponies for breaking and schooling for carriage driving. Although he trains horses for pleasure drivers and other driving disciplines, as with his teaching his specialist subject is competition driving.

Chris Ainscough Competition Driver

2019 was the most successful year of Chris’ career to date with him earning his Union Jack flag on his jacket with an individual place representing Great Britain at the Combined Pony Driving World Championships at Kisber Azsar in Hungary where he finished in 21st place.

Cadence Driving Saddle

A Cadence driving saddle is a specifically designed yet simple piece of equipment that is designed to fit under a carriage driving pad/saddle to improve the comfort and performance of the driving horse.

Driving Harness and Equipment Sales

At Thompson House Equestrian Centre we are stockists and agents for Zilco harness and other driving equipment. Use the website to browse the Zilco product range.

To order please email the name of the product, product code and size and we will get back to you with a price and availability.

Alternatively for advice and to discuss your requirements call 01257 422618