Originally for this month's dressage competition I had decided to sew the plaits in but did I remember to buy the stuff I need beforehand? No. At least I did remember to plait up the night before so it would be easier to just roll them up in the morning. We arrived bright and early [...]
Our highest course to date and what we have planned for March... if this snow clears!
Arena Eventing - Competitors first complete a round of show jumps immediately followed by a cross country course, finishing over a joker fence set at 10cms higher than the rest of the course. As I do eventually want to compete in eventing as soon as I saw that this event was being held at the [...]
At the start of October I am planning on entering a dressage competition the classes I will be entering will be the unaffiliated prelim classes. This means I have two tests to learn. One test on the 20x40m arena and another on the 20x60m arena, its been a while since I have done two tests [...]
Having been to Blair Atholl Horse Trials about 7 years in a row my friend and I fairly know our way around and generally have a plan of action. This year we brought our boyfriends with us so while we could very easily sit and watch class after class then spend the rest of the [...]
Eva is a mare that will very dramatically make her opinion known on anything that intrudes on her life. Therefore when around 150 temporary stables were erected in what is normally a empty field and almost the same amount in lorries arriving in that same field, Eva had quite a lot to be upset about. [...]