Month: April 2018 by Jacky Green

Aston Le Walls XX 24-25th April

Aston Le Walls XX means a very late event put on due to the raft of cancellations which has particularly affected the lower levels.  Nigel Taylor and his team really do step up every time they can… Aston is a commercial venue with all weather SJ and dressage but even so with either drizzle or… Read more »

Bicton International 20-22nd April.

Events are either cancelled in droves or they suddenly all run at once.  The sun came out, the temps resembled summer, the UK was warmer than Marbella ( I have proof of that!), the ground started to dry out and in an amazing week Mother Nature suddenly caught up on being three weeks behind.  Literally… Read more »

Belton International 13-15th April

Well the unthinkable happened… a big event ran from start to finish and all the horses got their designated runs!  Friday wasn’t anything to write home about weather wise ( except to say it was not raining which is fairly notable in itself ) but on Saturday the sun came out and spring all of… Read more »

Preparing my horses for the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials

Here’s an insight into how I have been preparing Paddy & Toldeo since last winter for Badminton Horse trials including nutiriton and fuelling them…… http://www.eventingworldwide.com/nutrition/tom-mcewen-preparing-a-horse-for-the-mitsubishi-motors-badminton-horse-trials/