Ravelrig Riding for the Disabled is a member of the UK Riding for the Disabled Association

(RDA) and part of the Edinburgh & Borders RDA Region.

For over 37 years Ravelrig RDA has provided equine experiences for people with physical, learning and sensory disabilities, as well as autism and multi-disabilities. The physical therapy delivered by the Group’s activities improve fitness, muscle strength, balance and coordination, benefiting core strength and mobility.

The Group has 12 qualified volunteer RDA coaches, who alongside a team of 120 volunteers deliver fun, progressive sessions in riding challenging the 72 rider participants within the limits of their capabilities in a welcoming manner.


If you are interested in volunteering with Ravelrig RDA email

volunteering@ravelrig-rda.org.uk to request an application form

Rider Placements and General Enquiries

Contact the Group’s Organiser by emailing organiser@ravelrig-rda.org.uk

Fundraising and Adopt a Pony

Contact the Group’s Fundraising ccordinator by emailing fundraising@ravelrig-rda.org.uk

Ravelrig Riding for the Disabled, 21 Ravelrig Gait, Balerno, Midlothian EH14 7NH Tel: 0131 449 7994

Charity Number: SC028670