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Club Hippique
de Versailles

With nearly 800 members, the Club Hippique de Versailles (CHV), chartered in 1901, is the first Equestrian Center in the Yvelines and is one of the largest ridding schools in France. Its members benefit of many equestrian disciplines and are supervised by a team of experienced teaching professionals concerned with their progress and their enjoyment with horses and ponies.

Sustainable role in society

The CHV has a sustainable role in society, forming partnerships with the Mayor of the City of Versailles and the General Council of Yvelines. The CHV welcomes school groups, disadvantaged children during "discovery" sessions, and persons with reduced mobility for equitherapy lessons.

The CHV is also known as a federal center for the training and mentoring of student monitors.

Variety of equestrian activities

The CHV offers its members a variety of equestrian activities, from basic lessons to the highest level training: pony games, dressage, jumping, cross country, hunter.

Additionally, the CHV organizes and conducts regular training courses, discovery of along, amazon , ..., competitions, and of course, the preparation and passing federal examinations.






Pony Games

The Club Hippique of Versailles has exceptional facilities

Three Arenas:

  • Olympic Arena of 75m x 25m with galleries and forums, under a canopy of wood, with floor redone every year
  • Arena of 25m x 15m covered for miniature horses, with forums
  • Round covered arena for ponies

Three Trails:

  • The "Greater" 90m x 45m
  • The “Core” 40m x 20m
  • The "Forest", a trail through the forest 110m x 50m

1 paddock of 30m x 10m

Direct access to the Porchefontaine Forest for "trotting" and nature walks.


The CHV has two club houses with views of the arenas, snack areas and spacious changing rooms with lockers to welcome our riders and their loyal fans.

…and amenities!

Additionally, the CHV has several tack rooms, showers, an onsite blacksmith an infirmary, and two horse trailers (2-horse and 10-horse places). To accommodate our handicapped guests with the best conditions, the club has a hoist and suitable equipment for horse therapy sessions.

Visit CHV

  • Manège poneys

  • Grande carrière

  • Carrière poneys

  • Carrière poneys

  • Manège chevaux & selleries

  • Manège Olympique - chevaux

  • Carrière "La Forestière"

  • Carrière "La Forestière"

  • Carrière chevaux

  • Carrière pensionnaires

  • Club house

  • Club house

  • Boxes & Manège chevaux

  • Boxes & Manège chevaux

  • Poney club

  • Poney club écuries

  • Poney club house et manège

  • Cyril Turmel

  • Adrien Gargasson

  • Caroline Hubert

The team and cavalry

Known for the quality of its teaching and its horsemen, the CHV offers a dynamic team of professionals centered around our passions: riding and a duty to your satisfaction.

A team at your service:

  • A club manager supported by a Steering Committee
  • An administrative division comprising a secretary and an accountant
  • Six instructors (Certified: BEES, 2 DEJEPS BEES, 1 BPJEPS) and multiple student monitors
  • A stable team leader assisted by five assistants

A herd adapted to your level:

The CHV has a herd of 120 Horses, Ponies, and Shetlands that are carefully selected and trained to suit all levels.

Our horses and poneys

  • Bohème

  • Virtuose

  • Valse de Beauvoir

  • Ucello des Ifs

  • Top de Sualem

  • Tieck de la Nouée

  • Sahara Barbotière

  • Quabri

  • One Dollar du Brèche

  • Ondéen de Blondel

  • Nestor

  • Neros

  • Boléro

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