Month: July 2016 by Jacky Green

Wilton

Tom had aimed for an easy day at Wilton with just Toledo de Kerser to dressage and showjump.  Toledo duly won the dressage with a 25 and jumped clear before being saved for Gatcombe next weekend and Tom then became “Catch ride King” for the rest of the day! Holly Woodhead had a prang at… Read more »

Burgham International

Being the jet setter that he is Tom rocked up to Burgham up in the North with four horses to ride on Friday.  Joyride (Wibley) was in the CIC 3 star which certainly seemed to cause plenty of problems with some cricket scores in the showjumping in particular! Wibley posted a very smart 42, tapped… Read more »

Eventers Grand Prix, Hickstead

Diesel (Charlie) came back to compettion with a run in the Eventers Grand Prix at Hickstead and it certainly looked as though he was delighted to be out again.  Tom had a great debut here last year on Cuarento and although Charlie was perhaps a little more experienced he got quite unruly once or twice… Read more »

Aston Le Walls

Three intermediate rides for Tom at Aston on a sunny Sunday.  The showjumping arena at Aston had been causing problems all weekend with the new surface not delighting riders as horses undoubtledly found it on the spongy side and the Sunday classes saw more than the usual faults in the arena. The dressage surface was… Read more »