Riding School

Learn to Ride at Jade Equestrian

As one of the leading riding schools and competitive yards in Gqeberha (PE), Jade Equestrian is owned and run by top rider, Jade Walsh, a well-respected name in the equestrian industry.

Jade Equestrian is centrally located in Lorraine and offers an extensive range of top-class facilities and professional services. Catering for first-time beginners up to the competitive riders, Jade Equestrian nurtures, guides and supports all its clients, whatever their goals may be.

Love for horses and riding often starts at a young age. This beautifully maintained and picturesque yard offers safe ponies, a fun environment, and great coaching, ideal for equestrian enthusiasts of all ages.

Lesson Pricing

R150Kids under 5
R200Group Lessons
R250Private Lessons

Enquire: jadehooke@icloud.com / +27 63 682 4488 (Jane)

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Meet Our Riding School Instructors


My name is Fiona van Zyl, I am a Sanef Level 1 Instructor with Level 2 First Aid. I love to focus on the basics of good riding to build a solid foundation, over the last 25 years I have started many a successful rider. I currently compete in Eventing, Showjumping and Dressage.


I’m Nicole. I’ve been riding for nearly 17 years and I compete at 1.1m show jumping and 1m eventing. I absolutely love teaching at Jade Equestrian as the people here are so lovely and seeing the kids progress and being a part of their journey is very rewarding and the little smiles on their faces just make my day.

Hannah Campbell

My name is Hannah Campbell. I’ve been riding competitively since I was 6 years old. I’ve specialized in showing and show jumping and have competed multiple horses across various levels. I am currently jumping and producing my own young horse up the show jumping grades. I strive to convey my passion for horses by sharing that and my skills with the kids of Jade Equestrian and it has been nothing but an absolute pleasure.

Jessica Scholtz

My name is Jessica Scholtz. I started horse riding in 2013 and have had a passion for horses ever since. I have successfully competed in show jumping as well as showing. I love spending my days at Jade Equestrian teaching the riding school and seeing how many learn to ride and enjoy the sport just like I do.