A fundraising dash for cash

Education and Training Development Manager for HEROS Charity and North Farm Stud Eleanor Boden is joining her team mate Gerry Kennedy in running the Great Scottish Run Half Marathon on 1st October, 2017 to raise funds for HEROS Education. Eleanor has been extremely busy since joining the team and has set up a wide variety…

HEROS Charity Horse Show 2017 results #HEROSshow

THANK YOU TO ALL WHO ATTENDED THE SHOW ON SUNDAY 2ND JULY – AND TO ALL OUR HELPERS, JUDGES AND STEWARDS. Please see results below (or download a results document here) and if you require photos please visit Spindletree Photography. 2017 HEROS Show results SUPREME CHAMPION: KERRY BLUNDELL & WILLIAMS WAY Supreme Show Championship – Best in…

HEROS Charity is a Friend of JETS

For jockeys unsure what to do next, and who want to get a better understanding of different career options… Friends of JETS offer jockeys the practical opportunities to apply their skills in the workplace through work experience or placements. For jockeys unsure what to do next, and who want to get a better understanding of…

Horsepowered vets on European fundraising tour

Vets with Horsepower is ‘getting together for good’ and preparing for its latest fundraising tour in June – Horsepower 2017. HEROS Charity is delighted to be one of the beneficiaries this year. HORSEPOWER 2017 (Charity Registration No. SCO46720) involves senior specialist vets lead by Professor Derek Knottenbelt setting off on an endurance motorcycle lecture tour…

Riding and Road Safety Course

HEROS Charity Education announces dates for Riding and Road Safety Course… HEROS Education is holding a Riding and Road Safety Training Course to prepare you and your ex-racehorse for the BHS Riding and Road Safety Test. Held in our new indoor arena at North Farm Stud, Fawley (OX12 9NJ) the course is run by Qualified…

Get Started! – education programme

Are you… Aged 19 years or above? Living in West Berkshire? interested in horses? HEROS Charity is offering a unique opportunity for six adults to take part in its new entry-level course, Get Started! – preparing people for the working world. The course is funded by West Berkshire Council’s Community Education Fund and is for…

Your Horse Live 2016

HEROS Charity was chosen as Your Horse Magazine’s Charity of the Year in 2016… At the publication’s flagship YOUR HORSE LIVE event we benefitted from donations at Shop & Drop stations across the two days of pre-Christmas activity. HEROS Charity also had a stand at the event, which provided a great opportunity to meet many…

#RidingForHEROS 2016 at Windsor Racecourse

Guests enjoyed a fun filled day with live auction hosted by racing’s favourite; Richard Phillips and a silent auction with spectacular opportunities to purchase a wide range of donated items and activities that in some instances money just couldn’t buy. Sponsors also generously supported races included Tori Global, Bathwick Tyres, Irish Thoroughbred Marketing, the National Trainers Federation and North Farm Stud. The NTF &…

HEROS expands its education portfolio

To mark the launch of its support the NTF is to sponsor the HEROS Charity Race at Windsor Racecourse on Saturday 27th August 2016. The Windsor Ladies Day fixture is a major fundraiser for the HEROS Charity 10th anniversary #HEROS10 campaign. “I know that we can help learners to improve their skills across the board,”…

Townend gets on board with training

All charities need profile-raising support and HEROS Charity is delighted to welcome the Daily Mail’s racing correspondent Marcus Townend as a HEROS Patron. Marcus and HEROS were introduced recently as he embarked on an incredible journey – not only learning to ride, but also reaching a suitable standard to ride in a charity race at Windsor…