We are very sad to report that Jane and Jonathan Clarke’s wonderful horse, Second Supreme, collapsed and died whilst competing at the Equi-Trek Bramham International Horse Trials. Ridden by their daughter, Chuffy (Clarke), the combination was competing in the British Horse Feeds CCI*** u25 when Second Supreme stumbled on landing towards the end of the course. The cause of death is at present unknown, but is believed to be of natural causes. Read more
While William Buick was celebrating winning the coveted Epsom Derby on Saturday 2nd June, Page Fuller was celebrating her own special victory at neighbouring Lingfield Park.
The amateur jockey – far more used to riding thoroughbreds on the jumps tracks – took to Lingfield’s all-weather track on the back of the winner of the Showerking Flying Feathers Shire Horse Victory Stakes, Major Jack Seely. Read more
While sports bras have recently become somewhat of a fashion accessory, it mustn’t be forgotten they play an essential role in providing comfort and protecting health during woman’s fitness routines. Here Hagen Schumacher, expert consultant cosmetic surgeon, MyAesthetics explains why. Read more
Outdoor Revolution’s range of equestrian awnings are becoming increasingly popular with eventers and horse lovers alike. Simply attached to the side of a 3.5 tonne lorry, horsebox or horse trailer, their awnings provide a versatile space that can be used for changing, storage, sleeping or simply keeping dry from the wonderful British weather we are frequently blessed with. Read more
Working mother, Nicky Bevan, is grateful to her parents, husband, family, friends and trainers, who have helped her to qualify and prepare for Badminton with 14-year-old Rhineroe Hero aka Noah. Nicky had previously competed a thoroughbred, but after the birth of her daughter Molly, now nine, she decided she needed something more sensible to hunt and compete, as well as hack with Molly. Five years ago, her good friend Julia Martin suggested she take a look at Noah. Read more
Dr. C. Baldwin, BVetMed, MRCVS of Sussex Equine Hospital explains about blood transfusions in horses, why they are so much more complicated than human transfusions and how there is a one in a half a million chance of an exact match…Read more
Jessie Vanassche and Da Vinci II aka DV head to Badminton for the Mitsubishi Motors Cup BE100 Final with the aim of improving on their 2016 result, when they finished second in the BE90 Final. Based on the Isle of Wight nearly all competitions involve a 45 minute ferry crossing to the mainland. Read more