Competing

Many horse riders, whether they are professional or amateur will have some sort of competition goal. Whether it is your personal best at the local dressage competition or making the top 10 at Badminton.

In this category you will find everything equestrian competition related. From reports on current competitions to interesting updates on sport around the world.

Badminton House

Yesterday I walked the majority of Saturday’s cross country course to get a feel for it and try to decide which areas are going to cause problems. So if you are attending on Saturday, hopefully this little guide will help you decide what bits to watch to see the most…

hunting painting

Today’s Blogtober challenge is to talk about a discipline you would like to try. Now despite Scottie being my first horse, I have been extremely lucky to have a go at several different things. I compete in dressage and show jumping with Scottie and school cross country with the aims…

Kiltubrid Rhapsody Mark Todd Badminton Dressage

The two days of dressage are over at Burghley and largely thanks to the new scoring system, the leaderboard is really close! There were so many lovely tests with very few tantrums or major spooks. So let’s quickly run through the leaders and where my favourites are currently sitting after…