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At home with Nick Skelton

February 3rd, 2017 at 12:28 pm There have been lots of interviews with Nick Skelton since the Games - none so revealing and in tune as this interview with equestrian journalist, and old friend, Bernadette Hewitt... Continue reading Read Article

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Bettina Hoy – The stages of becoming an eventing rider

February 2nd, 2017 at 11:31 am Rebecca Ashton sits in on a clinic with the German Olympian. Rebecca also took the photos… It was an early start for eventing legend Bettina Hoy with her clinic at Northside Riding Club on Sydney’s northshore. “I miss that sound!” she … Continue reading Read Article

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Breeding Values – something old but something is VERY NEW

January 30th, 2017 at 9:08 am Christopher Hector tries to make sense of the new breeding values... Continue reading Read Article

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Herman de Brabander – Vale

January 24th, 2017 at 9:59 am Vale Herman de Brabander. The Belgian breeder has died, we pay tribute... Continue reading Read Article

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Top of the Bates World Cup leaderboard!

January 23rd, 2017 at 2:02 pm Clint Beresford has now officially taken out the World Cup Qualifier Series for 2016/17, and finishes the year on the top of the Bates World Cup Leaderboard. His ride, Emmaville Jitterbug is also the Bates Golden Grand leading horse for … Continue reading Read Article

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Aachen Challenge Winner: Stephanie Spencer

January 18th, 2017 at 3:22 pm Stephanie Spencer winner of the Marcus Oldham Challenge at the Pryde’s EasiFeed Dressage Festival at the end of last year. Meet Steph… Continue reading Read Article

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When is an enquiry not an enquiry?

at 10:16 am Well, when it is an EA enquiry, it would seem. Back on the 2nd of September, EA (Federal) promised: In regard to the positive swab which was notified to us by the FEI in relation to the Rotterdam event, EA … Continue reading Read Article

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At home with (three fifths of) the Family Rothenberger…

January 16th, 2017 at 4:14 pm A visit to the family Rothenberger is a stimulating experience on about half a dozen levels. Just walking around the magnificent Gestüt Erlenhof is quite thrilling - this is one of Germany’s great historic stud farms... Continue reading Read Article

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2016 IAHP Riders of the Year!

January 13th, 2017 at 10:07 am Congratulations to Australia’s Rio Bronze Medal Team, Christopher Burton, Sam Griffiths, Shane Rose and Stuart Tinney. Photos: Dirk Caremans and Rebecca Ashton Read Article

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Saddleworld Rising Star Winner!

January 10th, 2017 at 8:50 pm Amy Reilly is the Saddleworld Rising Star of 2016. The competition recognised one rider each month from March 2016 until December 2016, and Amy was the 2016 winner.  Amy is a dressage rider, and chose the PDS Carl Hester Euro … Continue reading Read Article

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January Hanoverian of the Month

at 10:59 am Her career has been a logical consequence! State premium candidate Rock’n Rose was born in 2004 and sold at the 120th Elite Auction in April 2009. Today she is the cover hero of the latest auction brochure as a representative … Continue reading Read Article

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Verden Auction – a brand for success!

January 9th, 2017 at 3:23 pm The Verden Auction system has offered a huge range of horses for over 60 years  Isabell Werth does it, Dorothee Schneider does it, and Christian Ahlmann, too. Kristina Bröhring-Sprehe as well. They are all riding Hanoverian horses, discovered and purchased at … Continue reading Read Article

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