Welcome to Hampton Riding Centre

Premier riding school in Atlantic Canada

Hampton Riding Centre is located in Smithtown, New Brunswick – just outside of Hampton and about 1/2 hour from Saint John. Owned and operated by Equine Canada Certified Coach Jennifer Hanson. Many events are held every year for youth and adults, from fun schooling shows, to clinics with some of the country’s top equestrian athletes and coaches. We are also home to the Hampton Pony Club, which caters to horse crazy kids ages 9-25.

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All Levels Welcome!

From beginner ponies to high level Dressage and Eventing horses, we can help you advance.

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Congratulations to our Head Coach, Jennifer, on being the first in Atlantic Canada to complete her Rider 9- dressage specialist certification!

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Pony Club

At Hampton Pony Club we learn all about horses and ponies and hang out with other horse-crazy kids.

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Riding indoor and outdoors

Indoor Arena

We have an indoor arena, outdoor arena and trails. Our facilities are available for rentals. Have your next event here!

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We have one of only three cross-country facilities in New Brunswick. Hone your skills at our Eventing Clinics!

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Equestrian Exchange

Shop on Site

The Equestrian Exchanges is open and FILLED with new and gently used riding apparel and equipment. See it today!

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Hampton Riding apparel

Club Clothing

Shop at our online store to find jackets, sweaters, hoodies, hats. Pick either the HRC or HPC crest and show your club spirit!

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Welcome all PPG Riders!

The 2019 Selection Trials will be held at Hampton Riding Centre October 4 – 6.

Simon welcomes XPLORNET to the ring!

We are happy to announce XPLORNET is our newest partner.

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Pony Club Regional Championships and Open Clinics

The NB / PEI Regional Pony Club Championships will be held at PLP Show Centre in Sussex. Dressage finals and Show Jumping Finals plus clinics!


Rookie Rider Day

We would like to welcome children 5-8 years of age to join us for our Rookie Rider Day . Please register in advance so we know you are coming.


Hampton Pony Club Test Weekend 2

The next Pony Club test weekend is October 12 - 13.


Parents Meeting 7pm

Join us October 1 7pm for the Annual Parents Information meeting. It will be held at the house and our aim is to be finished by 8pm.


Pony Club Examiners Clinic

Register now for the Pony Club Examiners Clinic on October 20, 8-4, at Hampton Riding Centre. All regions are welcome!


Upcoming Events

  1. Parents Meeting 7pm

    October 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm ADT
  2. 2019 IMGE Selection Camp

    October 4 - October 6
  3. Hampton Pony Club Test Weekend 2

    October 12 - October 13
  4. Pony Club Regional Championships and Open Clinics

    October 19 - October 20
  5. Pony Club Examiners Clinic

    October 20 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm ADT
  6. Rookie Rider Day

    October 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm ADT
  7. Jill Stedman Dressage Clinic

    November 1 - November 3
  8. Rookie Rider Day

    November 16 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm AST
  9. Prince Philip Games

    December 7

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Meet the Hampton Riding Centre team.

HRC Staff

Jennifer, Makayla, Emma, Katie, Tyra, Sloan, Iyesha, and Stacey. Just missing Gramma and Lou!

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