1 June 2022
Bond with majestic horses and melt your stresses away with Singapore Turf Club Riding Centre’s Equine Wellness Programme
Need a breather to rejuvenate your mind and your senses? Come interact with horses in the great outdoors at Singapore Turf Club Riding Centre (STCRC) to alleviate your stress and anxiety!
From 3 – 12 June, get a wellness boost with STCRC’s Equine Wellness Programme, exclusively offered as part of the Singapore Tourism Board’s Wellness Festival Singapore.
Built on the concept of equine therapy, the Equine Wellness Programme, held in partnership with experts from Healing Horses, is designed to help improve participants’ overall wellbeing through equine interaction.
What is equine therapy?
The concept of equine therapy dates to ancient times when animals, and in particular horses, have been used for therapeutic horse riding. It remains effective to this day to help individuals who need emotional, physical, and cognitive support through interactions with horses.
Key benefits of the Equine Wellness Programme
- Reduces anxiety
- Increases self-esteem, self-acceptance and social skills
- Improves verbal and non-verbal communication skills
- Encourages positive thinking
Conducted at STCRC, Singapore’s premier equine facility which houses an Olympic class equestrian arena purpose-built for the 2010 Youth Olympic Games’ Equestrian competition, activities covered in the three-hour group-based wellness programme, include:
- Introduction to horses and benefits of equine interaction
- Horse grooming and leading techniques
- Horse riding over a simple obstacle course
Prioritise your wellness and take this unique opportunity to manage your vulnerabilities with equine interaction through STCRC’s exclusive Equine Wellness Programme.
Singapore Turf Club Riding Centre
1 Equestrian Walk, Singapore 737863
3 – 12 June 2022
$220 (includes riding and insurance); or
$180 (excludes riding)
Recommended 10 participants per group. Minimum of five participants per session.
To make a booking or enquiry, please click here.
About Singapore Turf Club Riding Centre
The Singapore Turf Club Riding Centre (STCRC) is an exciting community project by Singapore Turf Club (STC) and Tote Board. It aims is to foster a horse riding community in Singapore, and to introduce and educate the public about horses and horse care.
As Southeast Asia’s premier equestrian facility set on three hectares of lush greenery right next to STC at Kranji, STCRC features the most advanced riding and livery facilities in Singapore and provides a range of programmes to introduce the fun of horse riding to everyone.
About the Singapore Turf Club
Founded in 1842, Singapore Turf Club (STC) is Singapore’s only horse racing club. A destination that has consistently been reinventing experiences and bringing fun and excitement to the communities, STC’s sprawling 124-hectare Kranji grounds can support both large-scale and intimate sporting competitions and lifestyle events. Featuring world-class horse racing tracks and a 30,000-seater Grandstand, STC is also home to the Singapore Turf Club Riding Centre, which houses an Olympic class equestrian arena purpose-built for the 2010 Youth Olympic Games in Singapore.
A proprietary club of the Tote Board, STC’s focus is on cultivating horse-racing as a prestige sport and creating a first-class horse-racing community in Singapore with integrity and professionalism. STC is also a learning hub for specialised equestrian skills, as well as a provider of impeccable stabling, horse training and horse event support. For more information about STC, please visit www.turfclub.com.sg.