Month: July 2020 by Jacky Green

Bicton

Eventing is in a funny place at the moment… it’s been a crazy “resumption” having gone from nothing to mad busy in such a short space of time and with events trying so hard to fit everyone in and do the right thing most of the planning has gone out of the window! Which is… Read more »

Aston Le Walls ( Saturday and Sunday)

The Aston weekend must have seemed rather never ending to Tom but he had two good days which counts for allot when you feel like you are stuck in a Groundhog Day situation! Figaro van het Broekxhof ( Mr Fig) made his 2020 debut in March at Oasby and must have thought it rather strange… Read more »

Aston Le Walls (Thursday/Friday)

10 horses for Team McEwen at Aston Le Walls but due to the enormous entry for the event ( over 1800 received before ballot!) and the strange way that BE have chosen to run the entry system it will take Tom until Sunday to complete his rides! Normally Tom would run 10 over 2 days… Read more »

Barbury Castle ( Sunday)

Three advanced horses and two smart intermediate rides for Tom McEwen today and with the sun shining Barbary was picture perfect with the backdrop of the rolling valley making the venue look Hollywood Good. CHF Coolizer ( Eliza) was particularly happy to be out and about again and danced around her dressage arena for a… Read more »

Tweseldown ( Fri) & Barbury (Sat)

Team McEwen hit the ground running with three consecutive days of competition lined up for the first weekend of sport since mid March. Friday saw Tom at Tweseldown with three OI rides, all experienced horses which was the perfect way to dust off the cobwebs. Braveheart B (Dougie) scored a competitive 26 on the flat… Read more »