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Chris and Dash Sports Driving Unlimited help support our disabled charity by recycling your ink cartridges and mobiles Sports Driving Unlimited is a Registered Charity No:  SC 038870 and a Company Limited by Guarantee No: 332979.   Registered Office:  Cleucheads, Balgray, Lockerbie DG11 2RN Watch this video to get a flavour of the youngsters that we support and the projects we fund.  It was kindly produced for us by John Fergusson. Go to our Links page for a link to his own website

Lessons can be 1-to-1 for individuals and we work in partnership with other charities & schools to provide group sessions.

All coaching is designed to suit each person's own abilities. They will learn to drive a pony as well as how to groom and harness their pony before and after each lesson.

As their sports driving skills improve, some of our drivers compete at local, regional and national Indoor and Outdoor carriage driving competitions.

Click here to see our principle trainer’s Wheels to Freedom video showing the activities we provide and who can benefit.

Dumfries & Galloway Life

Charity Of The Year 2012

Sports carriage driving is an exciting sport for people of all ages with an impairment and we aim to give them the chance to try for themselves and feel the benefits:

“Being stuck in a wheelchair most of time, never exceeding 4 miles an hour, carriage driving is one of the only times that I get a great rush of adrenaline and hope I can carry on driving for a long time.

"The wonderful teachers give expert tuition and encouragement; the ponies are extremely well schooled in their task and are of terrific temperament."   Experienced rider now a wheelchair user

“...it's fun and cool!" young driver aged 10

Wheels to Freedom Appeal

"I have started to learn to believe in myself and that I can do what I put my mind to.


Club Of The Year 2015

Disability is ‘no barrier’ - carriage driving is a great sport for anyone with anyone with an additional need or disability.  

The winning team at the Novice Para-Championships at Sandringham Driving Trials.  Go the the News page for results and more pics.

Our coaches Louise and Kimberly triumph at the National Carriage Driving Championships. Louise now holds the title of National Open Pony Pairs Champion 2016! Go the the News page for results and more pics.