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Cold Comfort at Caboolture

September 16th, 2015 at 10:14 am The Saddleworld 2015 Brisbane CDI Story by Christopher Hector & Photos by Roslyn Neave When the only major Australian competition in July is the Brisbane CDI, in the middle of a Melbourne winter, then a trip to Caboolture becomes exceedingly … Continue reading Read Article

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Vicki’s Sunshine Tour

at 9:00 am Vicki Roycroft reports from the Sunshine Tour Circuit... Continue reading Read Article

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Showjumping Breeding at the European Championships

September 14th, 2015 at 2:41 pm analysis by Christopher Hector I am indebted to my colleague Adriana van Tilburg for this analysis of the Sire lines… Furioso II – 8 horses: Kannan – 3, For Pleasure – 3, For Feeling – 1, Oklund – 1 Ibrahim … Continue reading Read Article

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Catching up with Carl Hester

September 11th, 2015 at 2:24 pm Rebecca Ashton hangs out with Carl Hester, making sandwiches and talking about life... Continue reading Read Article

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IAH September Rider of the Month

September 8th, 2015 at 11:23 am This month’s International Animal Health Rider of the Month is Jamie Kermond. Jamie has been delighting Aussie showjumping fans with his performances on the European circuit with Quite Cassini, and has now unveiled yet another star in his string, Yandoo Oaks Constellation, winner of the Six Bar at the prestigious Longines Global Champions in Paris… Continue reading Read Article

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Bundeschampionate 2015: the Five-Year-Old Dressage Final

September 7th, 2015 at 6:19 pm Who won and why in the Five Year old dressage horse final at the Bundeschampionate 2015. Chris Hector reports, Roz Neave took the photos... Continue reading Read Article

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Bundeschampionate 2015: Six Year Old Dressage Final

September 6th, 2015 at 7:19 pm The first horse out blows away the six year old dressage championship at the Bundeschampionate. Report - Chris Hector Photos - Roz Neave Continue reading Read Article

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Dressage at the Bundeschampionate – 5 & 6 year old qualifiers

September 5th, 2015 at 2:46 am Chris Hector reports from Warendorf - the action in the five and six year old dressage qualifiers... Continue reading Read Article

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The Art Of Buying a Horse

September 2nd, 2015 at 2:55 pm Young Australian showjumping rider Hayley Coman is back in her homeland. We asked to her to think about how to successfully buy the horse of your dreams… Continue reading Read Article

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Talking with George Morris…

at 2:40 pm In his youth George Morris contemplated a career in the movies, and he is a natural entertainer. To make his point about how the horse’s body changes shape when it becomes active in the hind legs, he is meowing like a cat… Continue reading Read Article

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Team Tinney

August 31st, 2015 at 1:43 am We see them out there competing, all decked out in their green and gold, but rarely do we see what goes on behind the scenes to produce an Olympic combination. Continue reading Read Article

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Eventing with William Fox-Pitt: Part Three

August 26th, 2015 at 3:52 pm The first two parts of this series saw William putting in the groundwork for the higher levels. We looked at teaching young horses to think for themselves - in a way that has them working with you, not against you. William taught from a premise of common sense – by establishing good habits and taking your time on the flat, you’ll have your controls sorted out for jumping and cross-country as well. Continue reading Read Article

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