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Eventing: Managing & treating emergencies after cross country

July 9th, 2015 at 10:58 am Eventing is a supreme all-round test of a horse’s athletic abilities. What is the role of the official veterinary team at an event? Continue reading Read Article

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Sitting in the Hall… watching great training – Part Three

at 9:33 am Gotcha, or to give him his full title, Gotcha-Utopia (since he is out of the famed Utopia line of mares) is a licensed KWPN stallion. He is by Ziesto, who suddenly became Glock’s Ziesto when the Glocks purchased Edward Gal and Hans Peter Minderhoud and set about buying ponies for them to ride. Ziesto is by Lancet, who was an international Grand Prix horse with Imke Schellekens-Bartels and then Emma Hindle. Continue reading Read Article

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Trans Tasman Taupo

July 3rd, 2015 at 11:46 am An on the spot report from the Trans Tasman in Taupo... Continue reading Read Article

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The Family Nijhof

at 11:44 am It is almost twenty ears since we last visited the famous stud of the family Nijhof. There have been many changes, new houses, new stable barns, new working arenas, but it remains one of the world's leading studs... Continue reading Read Article

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The Wild Man of Showjumping takes a clinic

at 11:33 am Albert Voorn is a legend but a very eccentric and outspoken legend, in this revealing story with Rebecca Ashton, Albert shows he has lost none of his fire... Continue reading Read Article

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‘Subscribe & Win’ Winner!

July 1st, 2015 at 10:19 am     We have a ‘Subscribe & Win’ Winner!!!  Congratulations to Melissa Smith of Creswick North, Victoria! Melissa wins a PDS Grande saddle from the PDS Carl Hester Collection, courtesy of Saddleworld! For more information about the PDS Carl Hester … Continue reading Read Article

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Simone Pearce – Out of Nowhere?

June 25th, 2015 at 2:35 pm I must confess I hadn’t heard of twenty-four-year-old Simone Pearce until she popped up on my Facebook, inviting me to ‘like’ her page, which I did. It’s a starry sort of page, with some very glamorous photos, some even have horses in them. Continue reading Read Article

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2015 Melbourne International 3DE: REPORT

at 2:33 pm Last year was year one of the fancy PR company’s grand five year plan to transform the Werribee that we’ve come to know and love. Instead we were to have the super big Badminton style event, drawing tens, nay hundreds of thousands of spectators and taking over the four-star mantle of the Southern Hemisphere. Continue reading Read Article

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Liz, Mohawk & Andrew Hoy

at 2:20 pm Young rider, Liz Crosato reports on her lesson with eventing great, Andrew Hoy… Continue reading Read Article

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IAHP July 2015 Rider of the Month

June 24th, 2015 at 10:17 am This month’s International Animal Health Rider of the Month is Brett Parbery – winner of the Grand Prix and the Grand Prix Special at the Sydney CDI. Brett was riding DP Weltmieser, by Weltmeyer out of a Dutch Gold mare … Continue reading Read Article

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Sitting in the hall, watching great training – Part Two

June 17th, 2015 at 2:07 pm We are visiting our friends, Johan Hamminga and Jennifer Sekreve in Holland. Outside it is freezing cold, inside you don’t notice the temperature because you are too focused on the brilliance in front of you… Continue reading Read Article

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Sydney Three Day Event: Mike Etherington Smith & Stuart Tinney

at 2:05 pm Talking eventing course building with Stuart Tinney and Mike Etherington-Smith... Continue reading Read Article

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