SMS writes about Dressage Saddles

Posted: 26/04/2018

Finding the Right Dressage Saddle In dressage, for the rider to achieve the correct balance and elegant position, the right saddle is vital. Today the riding public has far greater awareness of the important part the saddle plays in terms of welfare, comfort and success. A well-designed, well-made and well - fitting... Read More

Burghley Horse Trials - tickets available 27th April

Posted: 26/04/2018

Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials 2018: Box Office Opens 27th April The Box Office for one of Britain’s most prestigious sporting events, Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials (30th August – 2nd September) will open at 9am this Friday 27th April and for those looking to get maximum value for money, there... Read More


Posted: 26/04/2018

Ahead of competing at CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show, we were given a sneak preview of the training regime of Olympic gold medallists, Charlotte Dujardin CBE and Carl Hester MBE, as they prepare for the CDI4* Al’Shiraa Dressage Grand Prix and Freestyle competitions at Royal Windsor on the evenings of Thursday... Read More

Aztec Diamond Equestrian launches Young Riders collection

Posted: 25/04/2018

The hugely successful, equestrian fashion brand, Aztec Diamond Equestrian have their sights set on the children’s equestrian clothing market, with the impending launch of a girls range this spring. Managing Director, Jordan McCabe spotted the gap in the market for a girls’ version of her stylish, equi-leisure range and after months of... Read More

ea.ST Riding Wear Sponsors Harriet Morris-Baumber

Posted: 25/04/2018

Yorkshire-based event rider Harriet Morris-Baumber has secured sponsorship from ea.St Riding Wear. The German equestrian clothing company is new to the UK market and hopes the collaboration with Harriet will help raise awareness of this exciting brand. The ea.St Riding Wear range includes jackets, tops, breeches and its signature product, Reggings®, a... Read More

Entries are NOW OPEN for BS National Championships

Posted: 25/04/2018

Grandstand Media Ltd are delighted to announce that entries for the British Showjumping National Championships (BSNC) & Stoneleigh Horse Show (SHS) at NAEC Stoneleigh, Warwickshire are now open. The schedule is live and available for download for what will be an exciting fourth year of running the prestigious national championships. ... Read More

Riding Holidays at Grove House Stables LLP

Posted: 24/04/2018

With the sun finally making an appearance, it is time to start making plans and making memories! Whether you have never ridden before or you would like to brush up on your skills Grove House Stables, based in Misterton, offer riding holidays that can be tailored to your individual needs, regardless... Read More

Priority tickets for Olympia go on sale TOMORROW!

Posted: 23/04/2018

Tickets for Olympia, The London International Horse Show, taking place from Monday 17 – Sunday 23 December 2018, will be going on sale from tomorrow. Priority bookers, those who purchased a ticket to the 2017 Show, will be able to take advantage of the pre-sale on Tuesday 24 April, with general... Read More

Alice Plunkett announced as Hiho Silver Brand Ambassador

Posted: 23/04/2018

Hiho Silver is delighted to announce that Alice Plunkett has joined the team of esteemed brand ambassadors for the company. Alice is well known in equestrian circles as a racing journalist as she was part of Channel 4 Racing for 13 years and is now with ITV Racing. In addition, Alice... Read More


Posted: 23/04/2018

The ‘big guns’ of the show hunter world are gearing up to vie for this year’s top honours at Royal Windsor Horse Show, taking place in the private grounds of Windsor Castle from Wednesday 9 – Sunday 13 May 2018. Locally-based Jayne Ross, who fielded last year’s novice and open hunter champions... Read More


Posted: 20/04/2018

We are looking for rural singletons of all ages who are looking for love. It might be that they are struggling to find a partner due to living in an isolated area or they have an all-consuming work life. The series will paint a picture of modern Britain and will bring... Read More

Liverpool International Horse Show Returns To Echo Arena

Posted: 23/04/2018

The Liverpool International Horse Show will be back after the heartbreak of the New Year’s Eve car park fire. This year’s show will be the fabulous finale to the Liverpool 2018 celebrations. Tickets go on sale today for the Liverpool International Horse Show 2018 which will be staged for... Read More

Showjumper Jamie Gornall Joins British Horse Feeds Team

Posted: 23/04/2018

International showjumper Jamie Gornall has secured new sponsorship from British Horse Feeds, the makers of Speedi-Beet and Fibre-Beet. Jamie has ridden for and trained with some of the best riders in the world over the last 15 years and has a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm for bloodlines and breeding. He... Read More

Kimblewick Equestrian Centre Celebrates 20 Year Anniversary

Posted: 23/04/2018

Kimblewick Equestrian Centre, based in Norfolk is set to mark its 20th Anniversary, with a day of special events planned for Sunday, July 1st. The centre was founded by the Moore family in 1998 and is now one of the oldest and most respected riding schools in Dereham and the surrounding... Read More


Posted: 20/04/2018

Royal Windsor Horse Show will welcome the world’s best riders to the private grounds of Windsor Castle from 9 – 13 May 2018, with a line-up fitting to celebrate the Show’s 75th anniversary year. With international competitions taking place across four FEI equestrian disciplines, including CSI5* Show Jumping, CDI4* Dressage and... Read More

The Latest News from Equine Productions

Posted: 20/04/2018

2018 Randox Health Grand National Festival From JockeyCam to Ladies Day, plus the Aintree Sale - it was a week of many hats for team EP Equine Productions was back at Aintree racecourse for the biggest event in the racing calendar, The 2018 Randox Health Grand National. This is a place that holds... Read More

Compete at one of the world’s biggest horse shows!

Posted: 20/04/2018

Entries have officially opened for Hickstead’s five-star July event, the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of Great Britain at the BHS Royal International Horse Show (24-29 July). There is a wide variety of classes for amateur riders and novice horses, with showjumping classes now starting at British... Read More

Recognition for a job well done after Manchetts save the day!

Posted: 20/04/2018

The Team at Manchetts Rescue & Recovery offer a 24hr breakdown service. Operating 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, providing a comprehensive range of driver support from roadside repairs to full accident management. This thank you letter from Tom Lynch MBE & Ambulance Service 26yrs, sums up how professional... Read More

U Black Rider redefining style for the discerning rider

Posted: 06/04/2018

Looking for something different? Luxurious quality products for your horse crafted from the finest materials? Hand made and styled in the way that only Italians know how? Introducing U Black Rider, just launched into the UK market. Inspired by her black horse ‘Unico’, the founder and Managing Director of U Black, Lorella Casalatina,... Read More

Nettex British Dressage Associated Championships 2018

Posted: 05/04/2018

Nettex are delighted to announce their sponsorship of the British Dressage Associated Championships for 2018 which will be called the NETTEX Associated Championships 2018. Nettex have a solid association with dressage having supplied products and worked with Team GBR rider and trainer Carl Hester MBE for over ten years. The Associated Championships showcases... Read More

Back to Work! Tips to get your horse fit & avoid lameness.

Posted: 05/04/2018

Many of you will be starting to get your horses fit with long-slow work. A good basis for increasing bone strength, muscular and cardiovascular fitness. Many of you will be using roads. Given the high prevalence of lameness and arthritic type injury/disease in horses here are some points to consider with... Read More

Does your saddle fit?

Posted: 05/04/2018

Just looking at a pair of shoes doesn’t tell you if they are comfortable for walking and running, so how can you be sure your saddle fits well, ensuring your horse can work comfortably? Trained saddle fitters will evaluate your saddle and make sure it fits correctly – on the day... Read More

6 benefits of the Haygain Forager

Posted: 05/04/2018

Horses are trickle feeders and in the wild, would graze for up to 75% of their day (18 hours.) Our current management of them reduces this, often giving horses limited access to forage and a high-concentrate diet. We also like to feed forage in haynets to control wastage and mess. But... Read More

April Featured Property - Buckinghamshire!

Posted: 05/04/2018

Vale Edge Farm, Owlswick, Buckinghamshire A rarely available family home offering great flexibility set amongst 6.69 acres and comes complete with both stabling and a menage. Vale Edge Farm is a very versatile property offers lots of possibilities. Approached via a gated entrance and large frontage which sets the tone for... Read More

Stable Biosecurity – Tips and Advice from StableShield

Posted: 26/04/2018

With more than 10 years working in National Hunt Racing, David Jeffreys became increasingly aware of the need to keep yards and stables spotlessly clean and disease free. David together with business partner Tom Fillery identified the need for an antimicrobial coating in the horse world after seeing firsthand the... Read More

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