It’s a long haul to Poland (and back) but the two-day drive proved worthwhile for the all-girl British team when it ran out the convincing winner of the FEI Nations Cup CICO3* held in Strzegom (June 25-28). The team of Izzy Taylor (KBIS Starburst), Sarah Bullimore (Valentino V), Emily Llewellyn (Greenlaw Sky High) and Jodie […]
Month: June 2015
Hickstead and its illustrious history never fail to deliver the goods — and this year’s Equestrian.com Derby meeting was no exception. The picturesque West Sussex setting provides a rich tapestry of legendary showjumping deeds dating back more than half a century, and spectators are never left disappointed. The June highlight is, of course, the Hickstead Derby, […]
The future looks positive for British show jumping with rising stars such as Jessica Mendoza and Yazmin Pinchen complementing the line-up of more experienced competitors.
Though he may not seem a stayer, Oasis Fantasy will be the one to watch at the Northumberland Plate.
Should you buy a property that’s subject to an equestrian occupancy restriction?
Ingrid Klimke and FRH Escada JS secured a victory at Luhmühlen’s CCI****, putting the German rider on track to win the FEI Classics for the first time.
Yazmin Pinchen pulled off what she described as “the biggest win of my career” at the Ashford Farm CSI**** Bolesworth International today, after a superlative display saw her crowned champion of the Redrow Grand Prix. The 22-year-old Sussex rider delivered three clear rounds aboard the 12-year-old chestnut gelding Van De Vivaldi, which is owned by her […]
The weather gods have clearly decided that enough is enough. As I type, it has started to drizzle. The catering staff from the Parade Ring restaurant are in a playful mood before the gates open, performing a mass-dance to a Cheryl Cole (or whatever she’s currently called) bass hit on the steps of the Parade […]
British star Robert Whitaker continued his world-class form during day three of the Ashford Farm CSI**** Bolesworth International in Cheshire by winning another headline four-star competition on Saturday. The 32-year-old Yorkshireman followed up his victory with Catwalk IV in Friday’s 1.55m class by collecting his second successive £7,260 winner’s purse, landing the 1.45m jump-off, sponsored […]
British star Robert Whitaker served further notice of his credentials for possible European Championship selection later this summer by delivering another high-class performance on day two of the Ashford Farm CSI**** Bolesworth International. The 32-year-old Yorkshireman triumphed after a jump-off contested by 21 combinations from eight countries in the 1.55metre four-star class, sponsored by Cazenove […]