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“Super Pony” Shannondale Quest

“Super Pony” Shannondale Quest

David made his Burghley Horse Trials debut this weekend, with Gillian Jonas' Shannondale Quest.  A few blips in their dressage brought a score of 37 putting them in 44th place overnight - about half way through the leaderboard. Mark Philips' cross country course was...

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Gorgeous Galileo

Gorgeous Galileo

When David first tried Galileo a couple of years ago, he proclaimed him "a lumpy thing who didn't ride nicely".  He now refers to him as "a proper athlete, who makes everything feel easy". Galileo was produced to CIC* by Joy Dawes, who brought him to David to take on...

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Springtime in Saumur and Renswoude

Springtime in Saumur and Renswoude

After his success in 2018 David decided to make the journey again to Saumur and Renswoude for CCI3* and 4* competitions.  The lorry was packed up again and with horses loaded, off they went. In the Saumur Complet CCI3* short format Galileo, owned by Gillian Jonas,...

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