We help kids
turn into horse riders.
An easier and safer start to horse riding with a beginner education pathway. For kids that love horses we are the beginner rider specialist, providing the best start to horse riding.
We help kids grow in confidence with our comprehensive system of easy-to-read books and hands-on lessons. We can make the journey to learning about horses faster, safer and more enjoyable for children of all ages.
The Essential Guide before you Ride
Download our Getting Started Book
Our FREE ‘Getting Started Book’ is the perfect way to introduce your child to the world of horses. Teaching the fundamentals of horse care, and explaining the journey to becoming a safe and competent rider, this free resource is a must-read for all aspiring young horse riders who would like to know exactly what you should expect to learn with horse riding lessons.
How to get Started with a Riding School
It’s time to get out there and experience the joy of riding a horse in person! We can help you find a quality horse riding centre that will give your child a safe and enjoyable first horse riding experience. With over 200 centres on our books, we know the places to go!
About the Author
Debbie’s journey into the world of riding was inspired by her parents who have given her a wonderful childhood growing up with horses and farm life. This early enthusiasm grew into a lifelong passion which has seen Debbie become a highly experienced horsewoman, competitor, trainer, qualified coach, performer in the breathtaking 2000 Olympics opening ceremony, established horse riding school owner since 2006 and author of Giddy Up Beginner Books. 40 years later she continues to help create the future of sensible, knowledgable, competent horse riders.
Head Coach & Founder
Deb’s TV Appearances
The most trusted Beginner Horse Education
We are focused on safety
Our safety conscious approach for beginner horse lovers builds confidence and ensures a safer start to their horse riding journey.
Over 40+ years of experience
Deb is highly respected and certified in the industry and is a qualified Equestrian Australia coach and CertIV Trainer & Assessor.
Our books are fun to read
Designed to teach the fundamentals of horse care, our books are colourful and extremely fun to read for kids of all ages.
We’re passionate about horses
Deb has an intense passion for horses, and is dedicated to using her knowledge and experience to connect with people and the community.
A clear path to becoming a skilled rider
Unlike other resources, Horse RIding Hub is a complete Beginner Education Path to becoming a safe and competent rider.
Life of a horse child
What does the experience look like?
Getting your kids started with horse riding can be daunting. This site is aimed to equip every child and adult with an equine essentials kit to commence on a wonderful journey with horses and learn valuable life skills, confidence, care and communication.
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Our books are the
perfect gift for children
Packed with information about horses and fun to read, our series of books are the perfect gift for the horse-crazy child!
What our readers have to say
With Debbie, not only my confidence but also my skills improved in strides! So much so in fact that recently I won a first placed ribbon in my rider class and completed a show jumping round at two separate local gymkannas as a senior rider! Something I never thought possible even 6 months ago!
Get your kids into riding horses.
Riding horses creates a positive impact on self-confidence, care & building effective communication for your children. Now’s the time to get started!