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Osberton Ovation

Osberton Ovation

Osberton provided another fantastic weekend, despite a rather soggy start.  We had two horses entered in the CIC YH** (7YO) – Christine Lees’ Ferro Point, and Tim and Alice Page’s Dunge’s Don Perignon, both running in their second two star...

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Ballindenisk

Ballindenisk

Balllindenisk is a fabulous place, with fantastic facilities.  They produced a testing XC course but it was a tad muddy in the dressage arena!  Carneyhaugh Rua (Roly) didn’t particularly enjoy his test but still managed a healthy 57.5 to sit mid-order in a big...

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Haras du Pin

Haras du Pin

After several uncomfortable weeks with a fractured collar bone David was back in the saddle in mid August ready for a trip to Haras du Pin (France) with four horses:  Jane and Ian James’ Eisfee (Alice) in the CIC3*, Jane James’ Carneyhaugh Rua (Roly) and...

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In the 90s at Nunney

In the 90s at Nunney

The hottest weekend of the year, eight horses to ride and some very good results. Day One started with the 5YO class for Sarah Warden’s Jumbo’s Question (Bertie) (31dr, double clear, 10th), followed by Mark Milligan’s Royal Conquest (Edgar) in the...

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Beautiful Bramham

Beautiful Bramham

Bramham is a beautiful venue but a serious competition – 3* only – and described by Chris Bartle, BE’s Performance Coach as “top end 3*; this is where you come to prepare for 4*”. David took Chap for the CCI3* u25, and Eisfee (Alice) for...

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Babies at Badminton and Broadway

Babies at Badminton and Broadway

The youngsters on our team have had an exciting week.  Tim and Alice Page’s Dunge’s Bollinjer (Bolly) was entered in the 4YO Burghley Young Event Horse class at Badminton, followed by Reybridge Riverdanz (Jimmy) and Sarah Warden’s Jumbo’s...

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Brilliant Bicton

Brilliant Bicton

What a great weekend at Bicton – beautiful weather, very well organised, and a win in the CIC2* for Gillian Jonas’s Shannondale Quest (JJ).  David said he was “super chuffed” with the horse, and Gillian was delighted, not least because Bicton...

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From A to B….

From A to B….

Following a great start at Moreton (Dorset) in early March – Ferro Point won her Novice section and Don (Dunge’s Don Perignon) finished 7th in his – our next stop was Aldon International, which produced another collection of good results, with all...

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The Best of My Fun

The Best of My Fun

Horse and Hound chose David for the first “The Best of My Fun” feature in the new-look magazine this week. He was also featured in thegaitpost.com‘s new regular feature ‘Winner Winner Chicken Dinner’ where they interview the winners of...

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Getting back in the swing

Getting back in the swing

This was our first week back into competition, and what a great start to the year!  Rainstown Star (Duncan), MocklersHill Buster (Magic Mike) and Carneyhaugh Rua (Roly) all won their dressage sections at West Wilts on Wednesday, and Eisfee (Alice) and Man About Town...

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