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Moreton Morrell

By Jacky Green / 22nd September 2023
Quite the stark contrast to Blenheim Palace today for the babies as they headed out to their last one day of 2023 in the less than immaculate grounds of Moreton Morrell Agricultural College.  Clearly 'mowing grass'  hasn't been covered in...
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Blenheim 4*S Cross Country.

By Jacky Green / 17th September 2023
No autumn sunshine this morning, a cool and cloudy day for cross country with rain on the horizon.  Jonelle and Fernhill Kankan set out as the  pathfinder and it was apparent from the first combination that Kankan was a bit...
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Blenheim 4*S Showjumping

By Jacky Green / 16th September 2023
Typically September misty mornings have been the order of the week so far at Blenheim but luckily it was clear blue skies at 8am this morning when Jonelle was first to go into the main arena on Fernhill Kankan.  With...
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Blenheim 8/9 yr olds 4*S, Thursday dressage.

By Jacky Green / 14th September 2023
Quite the roll of honour at the 8/9 year old championships with Team Price having no less than 6 horses to run.  They have always tried to maintain a strong sense of continuity and whilst retiring 5 star superstars at...
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Cornbury Friday

By Jacky Green / 8th September 2023
Just two for Jonelle today and a late start for Tim with Dromgurrihy Gold ( Dara) so he did some jobs at home before driving up for his afternoon dressage. As he arrived ((admittedly a little later than planned due...
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Cornbury Thursday

By Jacky Green / 7th September 2023
Hot hot hot at Cornbury today with a jackets off rule and plenty of sweaty horses and riders although there was a breeze up at the showjumping which was very welcome. The dressage is a proper hack away from the...
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Burghley Showjumping.

By Jacky Green / 3rd September 2023
The sun was shining brightly this morning at the jog which was a nice change after 2 solid months of low pressure and rain.  Vitali did his token sideways onto the ground jury before bouncing up and back on the...
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Burghley Cross Country

By Jacky Green / 3rd September 2023
Tim has a plan on cross country day, particularly when he is riding just one horse, where he selects a couple of good riders to watch before he gets into his routine and makes plan with Kerryn as to the...
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Burghley Dressage.

By Jacky Green / 1st September 2023
18.7.  That's all I really need to say!  As owner (with son Alex) Joe Giannamore said, "That's history in the making we have just watched" as Tim smashed the records at Burghley for a stunner of a test that never...
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Burghley jog.

By Jacky Green / 30th August 2023
Just Tim and Vitali for Burghley this we miss the Classic Moet's (Molly), the Ringwood Sky Boy's (Ozzie) and Xavier Fair's (Hugo) on days like today.  True Burghley horses are so very rare but Vitali has already proved he...
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Wellington Sunday Monday

By Jacky Green / 28th August 2023
Just Tim on a whistle stop early morning raid on  Wellington on Sunday with The Highlander (Ivar) for the jump phases of his 2 star short.  Ever the pro, at just 6 years old, and having been dragged out of...
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Wellington Friday

By Jacky Green / 26th August 2023
All the young horses out for the Friday of Wellington and a first time at International level for The Highlander (Ivar) as he got to strut his stuff in a big arena in the massive 2*S section. He held his...
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West Wilts EC Tuesday

By Jacky Green / 15th August 2023
Somebody described young horse days at WWEC as a 'necessary evil' when we were at NZ squad training yesterday and it's not that far from the truth....the organising team are absolutely lovely and so helpful but they do build the...
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Aston Le Walls (2)

By Jacky Green / 10th August 2023
A Thursday hike up North from Dorset to the familiar venue of Aston Le Walls and Nigel Taylor's friendly team to facilitate the day. If we had a crystal ball we would have entered a heap more horses but who...
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Gatcombe Festival of Eventing, Friday, Saturday.

By Jacky Green / 5th August 2023
Friday dressage for Jonelle with her 2 Intermediate Championship rides, Fernhill Kankan and Chilli's Midnight Star (Ollie).  The timings seemed to assume that Jonelle was still a local with a not long after 8am dressage with Kankan who obliged with...
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