A Selection of Our Past Issues
Below is a small selection of past issues of Localrider Magazine with a full edition on-line version. If you are interested in purchasing a past issue let us know via the contacts page, we have a limited archived stock but may be able find that issue for you.
December 2014 / January 2015 Issue
Although the winter days many be shorter there is still plenty to report. In this issue amongst others there was pony racing, Dressage (including a fancy dress version), and cross-country.
Also in this issue there are plenty winter clothing and rugging ideas, plus the ever popular competitions and giveaways.
September 2014 Issue
The equestrian scene in the Localrider region is very busy, and this issue has over thirty pages of show reports. The reports which includ the Longines Royal International Horse Show, Cranleigh Show, Chilham Horse Trials, Endurance GB Hornshill Ride, Hursley Pony Club Open Show, and many more.
In the ‘Spotlight’ for this issue is our region’s (Sussex based) own 2014 British Eventing National Champion Francis Whittington.
June 2014 Issue
Our ‘Brilliant Badminton’ issue featuring a six page report on the Mitsubishi Badminton Horse Trials, and not forgetting the Grassroots Championships which we have be reporting on for many years now.
This issue also featured many smaller but no less worthy show from across our region with some lovely pictures.
August 2013 Issue
The August issue is packed full of wonderful summer show reports including: NPS Area 20 Summer Show, The Hickstead Derby Meeting, Eridge Horse Trials, SEIB Search For A Star Qualifiers, Pink & Blink Dressage, Brickfields Annual Show, Mount Mascal Cross Country Event, LLJ Showing Show and Area 11 Pony Club Show Jumping.
There are also some wonderful stories including one about Eric & Ernie, twin foals born to Caroline Richardson’s event mare, Hyanie D’Aubrie, who was previously evented by Sacha Hourigan. Plus a wonderful preview of the Mongol Derby, which was eventually won by local event rider, Lara Prior-Palmer.
October 2012 Issue
Our ‘Get Ready for Autumn’ issue featuring seasonal advice for our readers, on items such as feed, worming, and clothing. Content provided by us and by advertisers.
This issue also featured show reports including, Burghley Horse Trails (with local riders taking part), Edenbridge & Oxted Show, Cranleigh Show, and Tonbridge Lions Show.
February 2012 Issue
Olympia is always an enjoyable occasion for us, and even better when a local rider veteran wins! We cover this, plus further articles on careers in equine.
As is often the case with Localrider Magazine this issue featured many prizes to be won inside, often popular with a section of our readers – ‘Compos’ as we affectionately call them.
August 2011 Issue
Our ‘Greenwich Prepares’ reflects all the excitement of the ‘test event’ in readiness for 2012 – and what a successful subsequent year that turned out to be? Some beautiful pictures taken too!
Also this issue features an extensive report on the Hickstead Derby, plus other local summer shows.
Our regular ‘In the Spotlight’ featured Alice Oppenheimer this month.
August 2010 Issue
This issue features a comprehensive report on Guy Williams at the gloriously sunny Hickstead Derby earlier this year.
Amongst the 50 pages dedicated to show reports, there are articles on Eventing from Rackham, Pony Racing from Lingfield, and the Brighton Horse Driving Trials.
Not forgetting our regular feature on building your dream yard.