Installing a manege is a big investment and hiring it out to the public can be a way to recover some of the costs. But what should you watch out for and how do you protect yourself?

If Carlsberg made indoor schools, we reckon they’d look a lot like the one is this video

horse in arena

Martin Collins installs arena dedicated to equine research

Royal Agricultural University invests in a new arena for research rather than riding

Schooling in an arena

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Olympic arena surface used at Greenwich for sale

Fancy resurfacing your arena or gallops with an Olympic-grade surface or Polytrak? Then bargains may be had – but you need to move fast

FEI secretary-general Ingmar Vos says both the arena and the cross-country course are in excellent condition ahead of the Games

Practical considerations for arena size and shape


New rules may hamper equestrian planning permission

Securing planning permission for a new arena or stables could get harder under the government’s Localism Bill


New Olympic-size arena for Three Counties Showground

Malvern Showground, home of the Three Counties Agricultural Society (TCAS), has added an 6,500 sq m arena to its facilities


Softrack Surfaces has a new owner

Softrack arena surfaces has been taken over by Equibuild