How to Join

We would be delighted to welcome you to the West Waterford Pony Club.

There is lots of information about the pony club and all its activities here.

If you are interested in joining the West Waterford Hunt Branch you can apply online here.

Any queries at all please contact a member of our committee who will be happy to help.


  • The IPC provides highly trained and experienced instructors, including instructors with international experience.
  • You can learn all aspects of horsemanship and horse welfare.
  • There is a structured system of achievement and test badges to reward achievement as you progress as a rider.
  • We provide the opportunity to try out various equestrian disciplines including show jumping, eventing, jump cross, dressage, mounted games, tetrathlon (riding, running, swimming & shooting), and jockey skills.
  • Branches run summer camps (which may be residential) which for many members is the highlight of the year.
  • There is an opportunity to compete in local, regional and national competitions. If you’re really lucky you could qualify to represent Ireland in international events.
  • You can follow in the footsteps of many of Ireland’s leading riders such as Bertram Allen and Camilla Speirs who rose through the ranks of the Irish Pony Club.
  • We’re a friendly bunch and it’s great fun!


Membership of the Irish Pony Club is €130 per year. Membership runs from January to December and includes members’ insurance. There will also be charges for rallies, training meetings and competitions.  Please contact the  DC or membership secretary  for further information. You can see a selection of our rallies / membership costs etc our online booking system.