Sunday, 19 May 2019

Young riders compete at pony club event

Young riders compete at pony club event

SEVENTY-FIVE young riders took part in a mini one-day event in Harpsden organised by the Woodland Hunt Pony Club. The children, aged ...

 

Gillotts pupil picks up second place finish

Gillotts pupil picks up second place finish

A TEENAGER from Sonning Common picked up a runners-up prize at the junior winter championship finals held at the David Broome Event ...

 

Familiar runner

KEEN horse-racing followers in Wargrave may have a new name to back in this year’s Derby as a horse named after the village is set to ...

 

Pupils qualify

A TEAM from the Piggott School in Wargrave are to compete at the Royal Windsor Horse Show after winning a qualifying event. The team, ...

 

Jockey finishes fourth

Jockey finishes fourth

A HORSE rider from Stoke Row who took part in her first race at the age of 54 finished in fourth place. Alison Lees competed at the ...

 

Polo festival returns

Polo festival returns

A POLO festival was held in Binfield Heath. Dozens of people attended the event at the village polo club in Gravel Road where the ...

 

National championship honours for Barnett

National championship honours for Barnett

A TEENAGER from Lower Assendon won national junior schools show jumping title at the two-day National Schools and Pony Club Jumping ...

 

Pony Club event raises £3,500 for charity

Pony Club event raises £3,500 for charity

THE Woodland Hunt Pony Club raised £3,562 for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust with a junior horse show, gymkhana and fun dog show on June 16....

 

Kirby sets sights on Olympic place

Kirby sets sights on Olympic place

A TEENAGE dressage rider from Nettlebed had a podium finish at an international horse show in Cheshire last week. Fifteen-year-old ...

 

Symons helps team win gold at European Championships

Symons helps team win gold at European Championships

JOSIE SYMONS helped British Showjumping’s Team NAF Children win gold at the FEI European Jumping Championship in Slovakia. Having ...

 

Watlington teenager crowned European eventing champion

Watlington teenager crowned European eventing champion

THERE was success last weekend for a Watlington teenager and a Hambleden rider at the European Championships and the national horse ...

 

Monaco win 'a dream come true' for showjumper Smee

Monaco win 'a dream come true' for showjumper Smee

HENLEY showjumper Leonora Smee took the honours at the Longines Global Champions Tour in Monaco on Sunday where she won the 2* Grand ...

 

Stud sold

A STUD farm near Wargrave which produced champion racehorses including Frankel and Dancing Brave has been sold. Juddmonte Farms, which ...

 

Wishart awarded for top junior GB ride

Wishart awarded for top junior GB ride

AN event rider from Nettlebed picked up a trophy for the highest placed British rider at Stoneleigh Park last Friday. India Wishart, ...

 

Semonella to ride at horse of year show

Semonella to ride at horse of year show

AN eight-year-old girl from Goring Heath has secured a place in this year’s horse of the year show in October. Gavina Semonella and ...

 

Semonella to ride at horse of year show

AN eight-year-old girl from Goring Heath has secured a place in this year’s horse of the year show in October. Gavina Semonella and ...

 

Horses for courses

The South Oxfordshire Riding Club Show, held at the Henley Showground in Hambleden on Sunday, June 26, had more than 500 entries in ...

 

Maddy has bright future

MADDY DUDLEY is certainly one to watch. The 14–year–old from Woodcote had her parents gasping for breath as she flew round the ...

 

Frampton forges ahead with Hampshire win

HAMBLEDEN’S Petra Frampton, riding The Forger, made it three consecutive championship wins in a row last weekend as she continues her ...

 

Tim jumps to award

Tim jumps to award

A NINETEEN-year-old from Henley has received his British Showjumping Advanced Apprenticeship in Sporting Excellence (AASE). Tim Wilks ...