Blackwater Equestrian Centre has an International Indoor and Outdoor Olympic size arena measuring 60m x 50m, fitted with a Martin Collins active track surface.

Blackwater Equestrian has show jumpers of all levels from beginners to International prospects. In addition to our resident instructors we invite top trainers to hold clinics throughout the year. These clinics are a popular addition to Blackwater’s diary.  

Arena Hire(full arena) £50.00 per hour

01794 324193

Lessons (Mark Hallion)

£60.00 per hour

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We also have resident trainers who can offer lessons. We can cater not only for the experienced competitive rider but also have the knowledge, experience and patience to help novice riders and first-time horse owners gain confidence and the correct skills.

Mark Hallion Instructor

International Show Jumper and sales agent.

Mark Hallion is a British International Show Jumper and BS UKCC Accredited Trainer, who provides structured, professional showjumping training, tailored to your current level of riding.

Mark caters for all levels, from junior riders who are keen to perfect their jumping technique, senior riders aiming to improve and have fun on their horse, to serious competitors striving for first place at competitions.

Based at Blackwater Equestrian, Romsey, Hampshire, riders can train with Mark and experience the purpose-built facilities and olympic sized arena with a Martin Collins surface. Mark is also happy to travel to your home or venue.

Mark competes regularly, both at home and abroad, as well as producing young horses both for himself. He also runs regular clinics and demonstrations and offers a yearly programme of structured training.



International Grand Prix Dressage Rider/Trainer 

Immy Competes at International Level and has been representing Great Britain since the age of 16. Immy has previously been listed for the Young Rider European team and in 2017 became a finalist for the British Dressage Young Professionals award. 

Immy has experience working with a variety of different horses from ex- race horses to top level International Dressage horses and ponies. Immy can offer support tailored towards the diverse needs of riders and will work together to accomplish and goes set.