Lovely trip to Marbella last week working with Jane Naughton from NB Dressage
Pleased with the progress
Also enjoyed a fun day with friends in the sunshine. This is Maccaao Beach
And this is at Terry's Bar !!
While I'm judging and training at Wellington Premier League Knox and Hound have my two dogs.
Cupcake looks exhausted and Sandwich has Lift Off!
A Win for Zoe Harrison in her first Advanced test at Sparsholt.
Also at Sparsholt, a win for Toni Terry in the Advanced Medium - her first competition in 3 years !
Congratulations to Rebecca Swain, at her first foreign International. Personal Best in the young Rider Team Test at Compeigne CDI on 73.47% to be 3rd, then 5th in the individual 0.5% behind the leader and then 1st place in the Kur on 73.71%.
Congratulations to Amy Schiessl on a gorgeous colt foal out of the mare she bought off me, Towle - well I bought her from Essex! Hence the name!
Out and About Dressage came to a training session at the lovely Park Farm where I teach weekly to take some pictures and do an article on clients Emma and James from Esperanza Dressage.
Thank you to Annabel Swain for letting me use her lovely venue to teach outside clients.
Dino first 7 year old competition - Young PSG Horse Class
Two second places for the giant 18.0hh horse that I bred!
Thank you Jose Mena for doing such a super job with him.
Some images from the clinic in Madrid - weather not as sunny as I hoped! UK is warmer!
I was thrilled to receive this post from Lisa Morgan to let me know Figaro and Dannie had won their first PSG yesterday.
"Super proud and happy of Dannie Morgan and Knoxx’s Figaro’s debut at PSG today at Hunters Equestrian. The torrential rain didn’t help my photography but it didn’t effect their performance - winning on 72.4%! Thank you Dannie for a super day. Thanks as always to our super trainer Nicky Barrett"
Looking forward to flying to Madrid later today for my first clinic of the year with Brigitte Van De Hagen. After some health problems over the last few weeks thanks to Brigitte for being so patient!! I will finally see you tomorrow !!
Super one / two for my clients Katherine and Zoe yesterday for them both to get their summer qualifications in the medium and advanced medium at Quob yesterday.
This week I am on a shopping trip to Germany looking for a couple of Advanced horses - always difficult to find. Well trained horses that are both easy to ride and sound - not so many around !!
Proud of my two pupils who won three classes between them at the Winter Championships. Thank you to Horse and Hound for a great layout - pictures of both Katherine and Dannie on the same page couldn‘t ask for more !
A Second title for Dannie and Figaro today at the Winter Championships.
This time in the Advanced Medium Gold Freestyle scoring a fantastic 76.06%
Congratulations to Dannie and Figaro Winter Champions in the Advanced Medium Gold with 73.46%.
Also congratulations to Fiagro's owners David and Lisa Knox for this fantastic result.
Congratulations to my pupil Katherine Lewis and Her beautiful horse Jos K on Winning the Medium Gold Freestyle.
On the first day of the Winter Championships at Hartpury Katherine and Jos K headed the leaderboard with 73.22%
Rebecca Swain and Bon Jovi had a hat trick of wins in the Young Rider Classes at Keysoe CDI. Rebecca improved her scores day-on-day over the weekend, starting on 68.73% in the tam test and ending with 72.17% in the freestyle.
Dannie Morgan and Knox's Figaro had a double regional win. Starting at Merrist Wood winning the Advanced Medium Gold with 72.5% they then went on to take the Advanced Medium Gold with Freestyle at Wellington with 74.78%
Katherine Lewis and her Freisian Jos K took both Medium Gold Titles at Merrist Wood . They scored 75.17% in the Medium Gold Freestyle and later in the straight class Katherine posted 73.87% for her second win.