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It's all about Avebury!

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Imogen Johnson, 20 September 2014 11:00

The success of everyone's favourite grey, Avebury, has seen Andrew Nicholson awarded with The British Horse Foundation and Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials 2014 breeder’s prize.This special award (accompanied with a generous cheque for £1000), given for the highest placed British bred horse, is a much deserved accolade for Andrew’s homebred gelding following his incredible third consecutive win at Burghley ...

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It's all about Avebury!

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Imogen Johnson, 20 September 2014 11:00

The success of everyone's favourite grey, Avebury, has seen Andrew Nicholson awarded with The British Horse Foundation and Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials 2014 breeder’s prize.This special award (accompanied with a generous cheque for £1000), given for the highest placed British bred horse, is a much deserved accolade for Andrew’s homebred gelding following his incredible third consecutive win at Burghley ...

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Be part of Your Horse Live and learn from Lynn Russell!

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Imogen Johnson, 19 September 2014 10:52

2014 demonstrator and show ring superstar Lynn Russell will be putting on a number of fantastic demonstrations at Your Horse Live this November and she needs your help to do it. During her demos she’ll cover what showing judges look for by commenting on horse and rider combinations in a simulated class in the Nettex Arena. Lynn will tell the ...

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Pilgrimage to Rome is trip of a lifetime for Ann

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Katy Islip, 19 September 2014 09:59

A horse lover is undertaking the trip of a lifetime by making a pilgrimage to Rome with her horses for charity.Ann Bishop, from Essex, left the UK on 1 September to drive her ponies Pebbles, Samson, and Jack Sparrow all the way to Italy.The group, supported by Ann’s family and friends, is following a route known as the Via Francigena ...

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Meet your new Training Academy coaches!

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Allison Lowther, 09 April 2014 14:27

 BREAKING NEWS! We’re delighted to announce that our 2014 Training Academy series in association with Albion has a fab new combination of coaches - Olympic dressage star Laura Tomlinson now joins show jumper and Training Academy favourite Jay Halim. This year Laura and Jay will demystify the scales of training as they help you to understand and put into practice one element ...

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Why our readers love their PRE horses!

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Katy Islip, 28 November 2013 09:00

When writing our December issue's breeds feature on Andalusian (or PRE) horses, we asked Your Horse readers to tell us why their PRE horses are so special and were innundated with emails – here’s just a taste of what you had to say!“I've heard lots of people say that once you've ridden an Andalusian, you'll never buy another breed of ...

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The air jacket debate - what YH readers said

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Katy Islip, 25 November 2013 09:00

Although no-one would argue that working to make the high-risk sport of eventing safer is a bad idea, the question of whether air jackets should be made compulsory for competitions remains a divisive one.  British Eventing (BE) has said it won’t consider a rule change without testing and approval by the British Equestrian Trade Association (BETA), which sets the industry standard ...

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Young riders fly high at Red Dragon endurance event

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Katy Islip, 06 November 2013 11:01

A pair of young endurance riders enjoyed a successful weekend at the British Horse Feeds Red Dragon Festival of Endurance, while a devoted husband was praised for supporting his competitor wife for 26 years.Held at the Royal Welsh Showground, the event was won by 16-year-old Brett Corcoran and his purebred Arab gelding Bashir Shamir who were crowned Red Dragon champions after ...

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Riders celebrate after eventing championship success

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Katy Islip, 02 October 2013 12:49

Three riders are celebrating after they triumphed at the British Eventing BE80(T) British Riding Club Championships.Held at Brooksby Melton College Horse Trials, the EquestrianClearance.com BE80(T) Championships saw more than 90 riders from all over the UK enter three sections.Section A was won by Suffolk-based Julia Woods and her seven-year-old Connemara St Flannans Aodhan, Section B by Devon’s Natasha Dayment and ...

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Northumbria Police seeking information on recovered horse box

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Katy Islip, 23 September 2013 09:56

Police are appealing for help in tracing the owners of a horse box they believe may have been stolen.Northumbria Police want to trace the owners of a silver Ifor Williams trailer, originally manufactured in 2005, which was recovered along with other suspected stolen property at an address in Blaydon, Tyne and Wear, on 24 August.Despite enquiries, police have been so ...

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Charity cycle challenge for brave rider who beat brain tumour

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Katy Islip, 23 July 2013 10:42

A rider given less than a year to live after being diagnosed with a brain tumour is celebrating being given the all-clear by raising money for the charity whose research saved her life.In 2010, Bea Meitiner was diagnosed with a terminal brain tumour and told by doctors she had less than a year to live, but after joining a trial ...

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