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Christine Bates – Oh What A Team!

September 6th, 2011 at 5:40 am

As published in The Horse Magazine, September 2011 Issue. Story – Chris Hector Photos – Roz Neave & Peter Orr Originally from Western Australia, Christine Bates is the professional’s professional. She is the sort of rider who gets a tune out of every horse she rides. She was very close to a team spot with…[More]

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Jumping fans check this!

August 29th, 2011 at 1:08 pm

There is an online version of the Fences Catalogue for their sale this week – there are some truly spectacular jumping horses with bloodlines from all over Europe, and the prices are cheap by German and Dutch standards. see for yourself http://en.fences.fr/index.php/Page-Accueil

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September Issue & Stallion Directory Out Now!

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The Horse Magazine’s September issue is OUT NOW at all good newsagencies! This HUGE issue not only includes THM’s 2011 Performance Horse Stallion Directory, but is packed with features, including Roger Fitzhardinge’s report direct from Aachen, Para Equestrian Championships write up by Suzy Jarrett, Chris Hector interviews Christine Bates, Vicki Roycroft – A Showjumping Life/Vicki…[More]

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Meeting Jazz

August 20th, 2011 at 8:47 am

Today was the day off for the competitors at the European Championships in Rotterdam so Chris and I took advantage of the KWPN Tour to visit Jazz at his home, Sloeterg  Broere. He is looking magnificent despite his 20 years, and came out and posed in the sun for us and had his photo taken…[More]

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European Dressage Champs 2011

August 19th, 2011 at 6:25 am

THM brings you all of the action direct from The European Dressage Championships in Rotterdam! GREAT BRITAIN’S Grand Prix Dressage team today took the gold with an all time record team score of 238.678. The highlight of the day? Carl Hester and the black stallion Uthopia – wowing the crowd with a spectacular performance –…[More]

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Charlotte Dujardin leads the field at European Dressage Championships

August 18th, 2011 at 6:36 am

Great Britain is in the lead following the morning session at the 2011 European Dressage Championships. Their star rider, 26-year-old Charlotte Dujardin, leads the field with an impressive 78.83%. Charlotte rode a beautiful test on the Dutch Warmblood Valegro (by Negro) who is owned by Carl Hester and Roly Luard. With incredible extensions and piaffe…[More]

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Erin O’Neil’s Thoroughbred Stallions letter

August 3rd, 2011 at 12:49 am

As promised – the full text Dear THM, The recent spectacular footage of a jumps racer clearing a huge fence and landing in the spectator area probably made more than one eventer check up on who the horse was and whether it was for sale!  Fundamental to Australia’s success in eventing has been our access…[More]

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Horsezone fallout – Global ups fees

August 2nd, 2011 at 5:39 am

This mail is currently being sent to event organizers from Global Entries Online: Since inception in June 2008, Global Entries Online has offered its web based portal to event organizers at no charge. All funds were generated by our “horse deals” section. The original plan was to follow this path & to continue being able…[More]

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EA and Inglis – what’s happening?

July 29th, 2011 at 12:31 am

Updated August 2 – Business principles, or just monkey business? As a small businessman who has survived in a fairly cut-throat publishing environment for the past 25 years, I find it a little amusing that the new CEO of Equestrian Australia, Grand Baldock, is so fond of telling the world how he is putting EA…[More]

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Chris Hector interviews EA CEO Grant Baldock

July 18th, 2011 at 5:49 am

Chris Hector interviews EA CEO Grant Baldock The interview that appeared in the magazine had to be edited for reasons of space, here is the longer version of the transcript of the interview… CH: Were you always aiming at being the Sports Administrator? Grant: I did Science Aviation at University so I’m a qualified pilot…[More]

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August issue on sale soon!

July 15th, 2011 at 5:51 am

Don’t miss the latest news from Australia and overseas and great How-to articles with leading trainers from all over the world. PLUS subscribe now and have a chance to win a great prize from HyGain.

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Warkant Dead

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Another of the Celle stallions, Warkant is dead. Chris Hector profiles his career

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