Doha, 07.07.2013. AL SHAQAB, member of Qatar Foundation and HoofbeatZ™ are set to host their first Ramadan Camp for children from July 10, 2013 to August 8, 2013 at the AL SHAQAB indoor arena.
AL SHAQAB HoofbeatZ™ Ramadan Horse Camp experience is designed to introduce newcomers to the wonderful world of horses in an exciting and engaging manner that is user friendly, safe and unique.
The six-day camp for children aged from 5 to 12 years old will propose an array of different activities such as:
• Greet the Horses – See, touch and pet horses.
• Rick Riding – A way to build strength, balance and confidence
• Horse & Pony Rides – Learn how to ride the HoofbeatZ™ way
• Horse Simulators – Gives a feel of what one can expect while riding
• Mechanical Bucking Horse – A challenging & thrilling experience
• Creative Art/Study Area – Paint, drawing & theory
• EZ Ride™ – Riding experience that is controlled, safe & exciting
• Horse Care™ – Learn to care for horses in a safe but fun manner
• Paint the Pony – Expressing its own artistic talents on a live horse
• Speak Horse™ – Teaching how to communicate with horses based on how they speak to each other.
The director of Al Shaqab Mr. Fahad Al-Qahtani said “such like organize such events in Al Shaqab is not the first of its kind, this events is in a program which set up to serve the community and dissemination Equestrian cultural and distributed love of horses among all members ” .
Al-Qahtani said, “Al Shaqab riding Academy will be open to all members and non-members in the month of Ramadan to provide educational opportunities for horse riding and other equestrian-related activities.