2019 was a difficult year on #teamunicorn losing my dancing partner at the top of her game hit me so…Read More
Meet our invited Athletes as they share their inspirational stories and offer advice we could all use in training, competition or everyday riding.
Welcome back! November and December were jam packed full with lots of lorry outings and a quest to qualify for…Read More
Crisp sunny mornings and the satisfying feeling when the horses are tucked up for the night in deep beds and…Read More
Sorry for the radio silence from this end, but lots of shenanigans happened during September and October and I didn’t…Read More
Welcome back! It’s been another busy month but not involving Ruin this time as he’s had a light September after…Read More
Day one I was feeling quite excited about my plan of using the quieter warm up, for anyone who knows…Read More
I have to start with apologising for being so delayed in my recent antics. I have an incredible amount to…Read More
And all at once just like that, Summer has ended. Whilst Benji was having a holiday after his summer of…Read More
Holly Norris – Pride, embarrassment, tears of frustration and later of joy, the rollercoaster ride continues for us.
Hello again! I left you last month with the promise of a big and busy August and I definitely won’t…Read More
So many of you have asked me for an update on when they will see Winnie the Unicorn back out…Read More
After a busy July meeting Royalty and the BBC our Para Vaulter sets her eyes on the British Championships in October
RDA National Championships 2019 Friday Showjumping (70cm) I was on Boysie who, unusually for him, was feeling very sprightly, which…Read More
Are you leaving any crisps for me? And in the blink of the eye, July is over and we’re heading…Read More
Holly Norris – There were plenty of moments when we honestly didn’t know if we would ever get to this point with Bertie.
Welcome back! June was all about ‘Mission PSG’ and July feels like much of the same! So we cracked on…Read More
Hello again! June was all about ‘Mission PSG’! First stop was a lesson with my trainer Gareth Hughes. Just amazing!…Read More
As my fellow bloggers and I collectively agree, we cannot believe it’s the end of June already! June may be…Read More
Welcome back! I cannot believe it is now the end of June…this year is racing by. Reflecting on May it…Read More
In February we were selected to go to Deauville CPEDI 3* and Winnie celebrated the news by doing a series…Read More
Hiya Everyone, let me introduce myself. I’m Amy, aspiring dressage (and possible event) rider based in Surrey. I may run…Read More
If I really put this day into perspective, I am amazed at how far I have come since starting BD.…Read More
So, we arrived at our first BD affiliated competition in quite some time with the birds tweeting and a feeling…Read More
I chose to ride three tests over the course of the weekend, so it was going to a big test physically for both Jools and me.
Well, what can I say, the last few weeks have been absolutely manic and very exciting. I have been going…Read More
Has Leggy managed to clear the warm up again on their first day of competition…Read More
Being selected to represent England – North West region is a real achievement for this pair so early on in…Read More
I thought having dance lessons as I child might give me an advantage but all it achieved was bringing back memories of the fact I wasn’t very good at dancing.
Last weekend as some of you may know I had a go at dressage to music for the first time…Read More
Haygain sponsored rider Hannah Biggs on her competitive aims for 2019, her personal training plans and the most exciting horses in her stable.
We love to hear about the behind-the-scenes training plans and stable management regimes of our favourite equestrian combinations, and we’ve…Read More