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Exciting news

I had some amazing news today Karen Bartlett, owner of Longbarn Maisie, has bought a half share in my exciting 5yo Controe. I know we will have so much fun together – a big thank you to ...

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Busy week

Well where do I start this week? As you will know by now Saumur did not have the best ending for Henry and I – he was going really well on the xc until fence 25 when we had a stop – it ...

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Saumur – Friday

Henry did a great test today and we lead the CCI*** section! Whoop whoop Henry was warming up really amazing – until a tractor distracted him – but he did regroup to do a great test – the ...

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Eventer looking for action!

Well for some entertainment on Friday we set off show jumping to Weston Lawns – a great day with 12 rounds jumped and only 2 poles rolled all day Saturday was a busy at the yard – we went ...

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Gutted!

Well the last 10 days or so have been a nightmare for all involved in world of eventing. We had huge disappointment with the cancellation of Badminton – the park was underwater leaving the ...

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Show Jumping at Addington

We headed off to Addington today for the 125 and 130 classes with Steve and Henry – they both jumped fab – the jumps were huge and I was thrilled with both of them This is our final outing ...

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Belton

We left home at 6am for the trip north to Belton Have arrived to a sunny day and just setting off to hack them now We had a delivery of new boots before we left – some amazing boots from my ...

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Gatcombe

We went off show jumping yesterday at Addington with Henry and Steve Steve jumped amazingly well and we won the 150 speed classes and 5th in the other class. Henry and Jitterbug jumped really ...

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Draycott

Well the trip north to Draycott was worth it Allora jumped the vital clear to qualify for the intermediate at Belton in a couple of weeks time A 29 test followed by a brilliant double clear with ...

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Lincoln – WINNER!

WINNERS! OUR FIRST WIN OF THE SEASON Well the long trip north was worth it – Henry was a winner and Super Steve was 4th –perfect warm up for Badminton and long may their form continue! ...

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Tweseldown

Friday of Tweseldown…. Allora 3 did a nice test with a couple of mistakes and got 31.5, she had one down in sj… she found them a bit small so didn’t respect them after jumping 1m30 ...

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Twelesdown

Tweseldown 8th & 9th March Nankin did lovely test had one rail sj and fab round xc – and we ended up 10th Controe was well behaved in test but not consistent in contact so scored 37. We ...

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2012

I’m back and my New Years resolution is to keep my website and diary up to date!!! The eventing season is just around the corner, in fact it’s less than 2 weeks away!! Time has flown ...

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Results update…

Sorry I have been useless at keeping up to date with my diary so here is a quick run through on how the horses have been going in the past months….. MINIMEE had a win in the Open Novoce at ...

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BARBURY

Barbury Castle is possibly the nicest event… with the amazing settings, it is spectator friendly and the ground is perfect! RAYEF was in the 120 strong CIC***… He was very excited to ...

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BADMINTON

Well where do I start…??? What a week I have just had… my first Badminton, RAYEF’s first CCI**** and we came home with a top 10 placing, a saddle and 3 trophies!!! I can safely ...

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JAS at Hartpury

Last weekend we were out at Hartpury for another JAS. We took the same crew as last time and all in all they went well. OBOS Cooley found it exciting and rolled 2 poles in the XC section of the ...

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Weston Park….

We headed to Weston with Millfield Condescend in the Novice and Ginger May Killinghurst and Rayef who were both competing in the Advanced. They had a **** section which meant I could practise the ...

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Sapey….

A trip out with the young ones to Sapey… Brookfield Baker Street, Outward Bound and Obos Cooley all in the BE100. They all produced nice tests with double clears…. Brookfield Baker ...

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BIG THANKYOU….

I have to say a huge Thankyou to my sponsor BARNSBY…. I rang them in a pre-Badminton panic becuase Rayef has changed shape now he is fit ready for Badminton and I didn’t feel the ...

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