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GB STUDENT RIDERS – SRNC Sweden (6-8th July 2018) Rosie Alcorn, Laura Birley and Sophia Ramsoy

GB STUDENT RIDERS – SRNC Sweden (6-8th July 2018) Rosie Alcorn, Laura Birley and Sophia Ramsoy

The third SRNC of the season was held in beautiful Lund, Sweden. It was a brilliant weekend with perfect weather to top it off. The team of Rosie Alcorn, Laura Birley and myself (Sophia Ramsoy)…

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ROO FOX – Each case on its own merits…

ROO FOX – Each case on its own merits…

I was going to start this blog with a rant, but decided to look at the issue in a measured, reflective and sensitive way (me?) rather than shouting loudly. So I am not going to…

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THE BE VOLUNTEER – Early alarms, garden walls and #WEGWatch

THE BE VOLUNTEER – Early alarms, garden walls and #WEGWatch

A test of my love of volunteering – that’s what a 4am alarm call is!  But I love it, so the duvet covers were swiftly thrown back and in the shower I hopped. Funny, I don’t get…

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BLAIR CASTLE -Event Organiser Carola Brighenti talks about course preparation, entries and what it takes to put on an event of this scale.

BLAIR CASTLE -Event Organiser Carola Brighenti talks about course preparation, entries and what it takes to put on an event of this scale.

With just under a week to go until the Land Rover Blair International Horse Trials, Eventing Worldwide caught up with Event Organiser Carola Brighenti to talk about course preparation, entries and what it takes to…

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WILL RAWLIN – Summer Recess

WILL RAWLIN – Summer Recess

Regrouping and Nunney International. June and July have been very quiet as far as competitions are concerned. June was very much a quiet month spent replanning and mid season tidy up in the yard and…

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THE BE VOLUNTEER – Champagne bubbles, soft cake and a chance to get the new wellies wet

THE BE VOLUNTEER – Champagne bubbles, soft cake and a chance to get the new wellies wet

Onwards rolls the volunteer journey and this week Monteberry (still wearing his #WearGreenForJonty ribbon) and I headed down the M5 to Gatcombe for The Festival of British Eventing. One of my favourite events, the Festival…

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BE VOLUNTEER – Return to the ring

BE VOLUNTEER – Return to the ring

  Well it’s been a while since I last shared my volunteering adventures, so I shall bring you up to speed. Way back in May; before this beautiful run of sunshine, ice creams and aftersun…

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DIARY OF FREELANCE GROOM

DIARY OF FREELANCE GROOM

So the week had come where everyone in the equine world faces Gloucestershire. Badminton!!!! Grooms and riders always feel the pressure leading up to this event and this year was no different due to the…

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IN THE SPOTLIGHT – Jo Marsh

IN THE SPOTLIGHT – Jo Marsh

Laura Phipps..   It was Einstein who said “in the middle of difficulty, lies opportunity”. This is certainly apt for Jo Marsh. Jo’s story is a seismic tale of triumph over adversity and I am…