Superb Temperament Warmblood X

SOLD 8YO Warmblood X Gelding 16:1 HH Sire: Moschinno SWB (Gibraltar/India II imported) Dam: San Mateo Replica (Second Chance/Super Stud) Excellent comformation with elevated athletic movement. Bold jump. Competed over winter successfully at 1:10-1:15. Eye catching, honest, reliable, easy going. He has a superb temperament and is always willing to give anything his best, all the time. Excellent […]

Mclain Ward & Swedish Warmblood Malou Claim $35,000 Jolera International Jumper Welcome at The Royal CSI4*-W

Mclain Ward & Malou Claim $35,000 Jolera International Jumper Welcome at The Royal CSI4*-W November 9, 2016 On the eve of Tuesday, November 8th, Mclain Ward walked into the winner’s circle at The Royal CSI4*-W, but it wasn’t on of of his usual mounts. Instead, the grey mare Malou was his partner. Normally piloted by […]

The career advice I wish I had at 25

The career advice I wish I had at 25 In the future, when we turn 50, we will each be given a ticket to a time machine and, just once, we will be able to go back in time and talk to our 25-year-old selves. Even then, time travel will be expensive and wreak havoc […]

Words from a First – and Last-Time Breeder

Words by Alexandra Beckstett I interviewing the Riogenologists Drs. Ben Espy (DVM, Dipl. ACT) and Ryan Ferris (DVM, Dipl. ACT) for the Responsible Breeders feature, several of their tell-it-how-it-is statements hit close to home. Their overarching message was along the lines of, “Please don’t breed your mare if she’s not going to contribute anything positive to […]

Manuka Magnus SWB Supreme Champion Canterbury Horse & Pony Breeders Spring Show 2014

Manuka Magnus, bred by Craig and Rosemary Sharp Manuka Sport Horses, Karaka, Auckland, NZ   Sire: MOSCHINNO SWB Dam: MADEIRA SWB   Congratulations to Annabel Read and all the best for the future. For more information please go to:

Picture Postcard Perfect

Relaxing after his first successful day of free jumping training. Learning to run the shoot was a breeze. He certainly didn’t need any encouragement. Day 2 tomorrow weather dependant.  

The Right Conformation for Todays Eventor

“Good conformation means different things to different people, but to me it means structurally suitable for the job, in this case, a job that entails an aptitude for dressage, an ability over fences, and an efficient, ground-covering gallop. ” – Judy Wardrope    

For Sale San Mateo Replica

Been there and done that mare who loves her work. Competed in dressage to Elementary level.  Showjumped to 1:10. Hunted over fences and enjoys being up the front of the hunt or she is just as happy gating.  She is a proven broodmare having produced a gorgeous chocolate dun gelding to Swedish Warmblood stallion Moschinno. […]

NZWBA Classification Tour 2013

MANUKA MEILEKKE (DOB 10/2/2007) Sire: Moschinno Dam: Miranda Classified and has also gained entry into the New Zealand Warmblood Association Stud Registry.