On a bit of a whim I decided to enter Eva in to the 90cm class of a showjumping competition on the yard. I hadn't ridden Eva much that week as I was still very much on the high of doing our first ODE. Obviously Eva is now in ok shape and with that comes [...]
I recently shared this on my Instagram story but I thought I would share it on here and add a little more explanation to the photos.
A bit of a last minute decision I decided - since the previous showjumping we entered was cancelled - we may as well enter the show at the weekend and have a pop round the 90cm. I brought Eva in a bit too early as there was no way of telling what time our class [...]
It has been quite a while since Eva and I have done a jumping competition and I am very happy with how it went! The competition was run in single phase rounds which means the first 6 jumps were a basic clear round then jumps 7 to 12 are timed, any faults during both of [...]
At the start of this month Eva and I had a week filled with jumping, it started with two jumping lessons and finished with a jumping night. After all the jumping we did Eva is now getting a well deserved break from it over the next week or so, therefore we will be focused on [...]
This week there was a jumping night on at the yard, this is basically a relaxed format schooling night you can enter what ever height you want and pay to do a few rounds. So you could do a round of the 70cm and a round of the 80cm or do two of the 80cm [...]
If I don't plan for something and put a date in my diary I will not get it done - this is me and I know it. So when I want to get something done I need to either decide the date that I will do whatever it is or get something booked. When it [...]