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Shaunie Greig claims second Championship Final ticket

Qualifiers took place over two days at Morris Equestrian Centre recently for the 2019 Charles Britton Equestrian Construction Winter JA Classic and saw riders from all over the UK come forward with the hopes of securing one of the top three qualifying places. The final will take place at SouthView Centre in Cheshire on 6th…

Huufe it!

Riders who enjoy Jason Webb’s training method and tips will be interested to know that they can now get video training from leading trainer Webb – the man behind YourHorsemanship.com – on the Huufe app.The partnership between Jason and YourHorsemanship.com will see Huufe members gain access to video tips and horse training snippets via the…

They are keeping the ancient skill of farriery alive

Farriery is an ancient skill which has been passed down for centuries. The latest in a long line of Farriers, the Duffs, are well practiced in the art. The Duff family have been shoeing Scotland’s horses for decades. Graeme Duff is the eighth generation of his family to become a farrier. He is now fully…

Watch bike versus horse in a fun outdoor challenge

World famous mountain biker Danny MacAskill has completed a unique challenge on a Fife farm – racing a top level equestrian eventer. The biker – whose last video outing to farm and holiday business attracted 24 million views on YouTube – took on eventer Louisa Milne Home for a day of filming for a horse…

Alister Hippisley-Gatherum takes top spot in the SEIB Winter Novice Qualifier at Northcote Stud

SHOWJUMPING: Alister Hippisley-Gatherum delivered an unbeatable performance to claim top spot in the first SEIB Winter Novice Qualifier of the season at Northcote Stud in Lancashire. With only two qualification places on offer for the Championship at the RIHS at Hickstead next summer, the sixty-five combinations that came forwards made sure this was a highly competitive…

Young Scottish talent shines through at HOYS

Young Scottish show jumping talent shone through at the Horse of the Year Show 2017 Amy Morris made the long journey to HOYS from Scotland very worthwhile, kicking HOYS off with a fine victory in the 128cm Pony Championship. Amy, who is from the Borders, guided 14-year-old black mare Madonna to an emphatic victory at…

Sophie Wells awarded Equestrian of the Year accolade at HOYS

GB Para-dressage rider Sophie Wells was awarded Equestrian of the Year Award last night at Horse of the Year Show 2017. Fresh from her time on the podium at the Para-European Dressage Championships in August, Sophie was presented with this latest award by the event director Emmas Wardell Sophie was born in 1990 with amniotic…

Scottish rider making waves in the Western world

Olivia Lochhead from North Berwick recently became the Bronze European Champion in Junior Ranch Riding (horses under 5) at the FEQHA European Championships on White Faced N Blazin. Olivia last year represented the AQHA UK Youth Team in the AQHA Youth World Cup Australia and a year later has achieved an outstanding success in her…

Edinburgh Riding of the Marches announces new Charity Partner

Edinburgh Riding of the Marches set for spectacular day Takings its roots from the historical Common Ridings of Scotland, the Edinburgh Riding of the Marches returns to the cobbled streets of Edinburgh once again on Sunday 17th September 2017. The event is a re-enactment of the return of the Captain of the Trained Band (responsible…

Ayr’s Lucinda Stewart and Glow DK unbeatable at the Scottish National Equestrian Centre

A busy weekend of show jumping at Scottish National Equestrian Centre in Broxburn, West Lothian last weekend drew a large number of competitors with many coming to contest the The Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Second Rounds. Fifty-five combinations came forward to compete in the 0.95m and 1.10m Second Rounds all hoping to qualify for…

Hopes are high for Fraser Reed and Harry on the Team LeMieux Pony European Championship Squad

Fife’s Fraser Reed representing Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team LeMieux in the Pony European Championships in Kaposvar, Hungary this week.   The competition takes place between the 25th – 30th July 2017 at the Lovasakademia Sport Club. Fraser who is aged 16 and is from St. Andrews in Fife and will…

New Grooms Working Group has first meeting with FEI President

A delegation of four international grooms representing the three Olympic disciplines were welcomed to FEI Headquarters in Lausanne (SUI) by FEI President Ingmar De Vos this week to participate in the inaugural Grooms Working Group meeting. The first meeting of its kind, the working group was created following a recent survey among National Federations to…