Pays de Mirepoix Riders' Association, Association loi 1901

Photo Galleries

Fun Day 201909/06/19 : 508 images2019's Fun Day, hosted at Christian's grounds near Bellevèze.Horse Park26/10/18 : 144 imagesWorking in hand, building trust and partnership at ACE Painthorse near Mirepoix.Fun Day 201803/06/18 : 381 imagesYet another fab successful annual Fun Day, hosted at Christian's grounds near Bellevèze.Treasure hunt26/04/18 : 14 imagesOur first ever Treasure Hunt with a touch of late Easter Egg hunting! Only one team got slightly lost and much fun was had by all.Group ride - Ferran25/01/18 : 8 imagesride from Ferran, led by Marie D.Group ride around Soularac23/11/17 : 7 imagesLeaving from Lagarde and exploring around Soularac, led by Jacqueline.Voltige ("vaulting")06/10/17 : 62 imagesA fab and fun session at Soularac with Chloé Moulin, having a laugh and being tolerated by the wonderful Quatar, backed up by Magic.Fun Day 201711/06/17 : 621 imagesAnother fab successful annual Fun Day, hosted at Christian's grounds near Bellevèze.Polework and gridwork at Soularac08/06/17 : 34 imagesAnother good workout for the horses, and it must have been warm, as Caroline has no coat!!Saddle fitting01/06/17 : 34 imagesThis was a very interesting session with the lovely Maude - passionate about her speciality, and bilingual!Group ride from Lac Lapène26/05/17 : 11 imagesA lot of participants for this one, with lovely weather and great views.Cross country16/05/17 : 150 imagesA fab fun training session with Heidi.Ecole de la Légèreté10/04/17 : 28 imagesAn outing to spectate at La Bastide de Sérou. Jenni P was taking part in these lessons and demonstrations.Group ride from Ilhat14/03/17 : 25 imagesTackling some ups and downs of interesting terrain exploring new (for some) routesGroup ride - Juliet's23/02/17 : 22 imagesWorking up a sweat on another sunny day!Curry night18/02/17 : 16 imagesAnother 'régale culinaire'!TREC 201625/11/16 : 21 imagesAlways a fun event - orienteering, pace control and "natural obstacles"Group ride16/11/16 : 4 imagesAnother little jaunt out in the countryside!Two day ride 201610/10/16 : 183 imagesFrom Viviès to Roquefixade and back, accompagnied by Robert.Lac Montbel27/09/16 : 20 imagesA ride around the lake - 17km in all.Rando Razès11/09/16 : 13 imagesNot an "official" PaMiRA outing, but some members take part each year!Fun Day 201612/06/16 : 341 imagesFirst Fun Day to be held at Bellevèze.Equine dentist 201603/05/16 : 3 imagesDemonstration of equine dentistry using the traditional hand file.Pole work 201611/03/16 : 30 imagesTaking the horses over trotting poles to improve bend and movement.Race Night 201604/03/16 : 7 imagesAn annual fund raiser - this time with proceeds going to our sponsored charity Prince fluffy Karim and understanding of the hoof - Farrier talk 201626/02/16 : 12 imagesA discussion of foot care for the horse and how an analysis of the wear on the hoof can indicate problems further up in the leg or even the back.Group Ride Pech Luna 201625/02/16 : 14 imagesA group ride around the village of Pech LunaGroup ride Lac Lapène 201622/01/16 : 6 imagesA group ride in the countryside around Lac Lapène near EscuillensGroup ride Ilhat 201530/11/15 : 15 imagesGroup ride around the village of IlhatGroup ride Telethon weekend 201515/11/15 : 4 imagesA group ride from the cross country centre near Belveze in aid of TelethonA 2 day ride around Camurac 201520/10/15 : 15 imagesTwo days up on the Plateau de Sault, staying overnight in the village of Camurac and taking in the nearby villages including MontaillouA ride around Lac Montbel 201530/09/15 : 13 imagesA ride all the way around Lac Montbel from the sailing centre at La Regate.Fun Day 201528/06/15 : 361 imagesFun in the sun! Some serious events - dressage, showing and jumping, and some more light hearted - handy pony and gymkhana gamesGroup ride Soularac 201512/06/15 : 3 imagesA group ride in the countryside around the soularac riding school that we often use for menage workGroup ride at Camon 201529/05/15 : 24 imagesA circular group ride taking in some of the voie verte (old railway line) near CamonVoltige 201528/05/15 : 232 imagesAn adventurous few hours being taught the basics of voltige - gymnastics on horseback!TREC Competition 201501/05/15 : 134 imagesThe 2015 TREC day - Semi-serious competition between the riders and some new and exciting experiences for the horses!Group ride Lac Lapène 201524/04/15 : 26 imagesA morning's ride starting and ending at Lac Lapène in the AudeJumping lesson for Kath and Freia10/04/15 : 49 imagesRace Night 201520/02/15 : 2 imagesFun betting on flat racing from a DVD - A Pamira annual fund raiser!Two day Mountain Ride 201430/10/14 : 106 imagesSome of the braver (or is it fool-hardy?) PaMiRA members set off on a two-day ride in the Pyrenees mountains near Niaux.Carriage Driving 201406/10/14 : 124 imagesIntrepid PaMiRA members went for a walk behind a mule in lovely surroundings, then got back on the wagon!Fun Day 201429/06/14 : 274 imagesAfter overnight rain, and despite very uneven ground, a thoroughly enjoyable day was had by all, with some spills but no injuries!TREC competition 201408/05/14 : 61 imagesA full day of set TREC exercises (Techniques de Randonnée Équestre de Compétition), in glorious sunshine, and only one broken rider :(Spanish stud visit 201429/04/14 : 222 imagesNine giggling girls visit a stud farm in Spain!Lesson with Heidi27/03/14 : 58 imagesGround poles and small jumps.Race Night 201407/03/14 : 8 imagesHorse physiology06/03/14 : 52 imagesA fascinating session looking at how these wonderful animals are proportioned - demonstrated with an interesting range of specimens!Christmas Party 201320/12/13 : 29 imagesChristmas cheer all round!Cross country 201317/10/13 : 22 imagesCross country trainingFun Day 201330/06/13 : 478 imagesOur fourth fun day, held this year in Aigues-Vives before the traditional barbecue!Beach ride 201325/06/13 : 37 imagesOur second beach ride - this time with nudists ;-)Painting jump poles18/06/13 : 10 imagesThe club invested in our own jump poles, so a working group undertook to brighten them up!Haras visit 201306/06/13 : 12 imagesFinding out about the work done at the Haras "Les Trois Bornes"; witnessing ultrasound and insemination procedures!Visit to Heidi 201327/05/13 : 107 imagesMinibus expedition to the wilds of Heidi's domain, including the "hunt the horses" game!Race Night 201315/03/13 : 21 imagesFund raiser evening of fun!Barbecue 201209/09/12 : 10 imagesEnd of Summer barbecue held in Aigues-VivesFun Day 201222/07/12 : 330 imagesand our third Fun Day!Western day 201225/05/12 : 346 imagesLessons in Western ridingGroup ride 201215/05/12 : 72 imagesGroup ride, with obligatory long lunch stop!TREC day 201208/05/12 : 84 imagesGetting to grips with orientation, pace control and an obstacle course.Beach ride 201217/04/12 : 86 imagesRiding on the Mediterranean beachRace Night 201226/01/12 : 6 imagesFun Day 201103/07/11 : 369 imagesand our second Fun Day, with our "official photographer" doing a wonderful job!jumping lessons with Sylvain at Soularac18/04/11 : 3 imagesJuliet's very first jumping lesson!Carriage driving demo17/04/11 : 34 imagesSpectating at a public eventRace Night 201127/02/11 : 4 imagesGroup ride GR712/11/10 : 29 imagesAnnie clinic10/11/10 : 9 imagesGroup ride from Soularac07/10/10 : 9 imagesAnnie clinic10/09/10 : 27 imagesFun Day 201004/07/10 : 82 imagesOur first Fun Day, which was a taste of things to come!
Apologies for amount of Haskell family photos, but that year, O was taking photos of his family rather than of the whole event!
Group ride GR730/10/09 : 36 imagesOur very first group ride, ridden in pairs - from Balestié to Mazamet, lunch and return.