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 […]

MANUKA MEILEKKE

QUALITY MARE SUITABLE FOR DRESSAGE EVENTING OR SHOWJUMPER/HUNTER Competed successfully with numerous places and wins in Level 1, 2 and Level 3 dressage, schooling at Level 4/5 Honest horse that will go the distance. Competitve small hack with presence. Great work ethic, forward moving. Meilekke’s full brother, Manuka Magni, is almost Prix St George at 7YO […]

Optimising Dressage Horses’ Bodies for Peak Performance

Erica Larson, News  Optimising Dressage Horses’ Bodies for Peak Performance Plan to give horses ample time between skill sessions that require muscle strength training (i.e., practicing piaffe or pirouette, seen here) for their muscles to recover—at least two days.Photo: FEI/Arnd Bronkhorst/Pool Pic/Livepic When your dancing partner has four legs and a mind of his own, […]

Exceptional Young Warmblood Gelding

Exceptional Young Warmblood Gelding Superb Temperament Stunning looks with four white socks and white blaze. International bloodlines on both Sire and Dam’s pedigrees. Grandsire and Grand Dam have produced top show jumpers and dressage horses alike in Europe and USA. San Mateo Replica was bred by June Thompson from the renowned San Mateo Stud. Replica […]

Forwards to Medium Level 4

  Magni and Meilekke have competed consistantly well at Level 3, with many excellent percentage scores at registered Dressage competitions. Both have performed admirably against horses twice their age and experience in the same Level. At last Magni has worked out that he can use his whole body and just not “parts” of it. Training Magni […]

Dressage Waitemata Waitangi Day

  The horses performed well during the day, despite the unsettled conditions. They completed 4 tests in a whirlwind of dust, sand and rain showers. Most horses were unsettled over the day because of the weather, but that’s competing.     6-Feb Dressage Waitemata @ Woodhill Manuka Magni Level 3 3C 60.90% 3rd Dressage Waitemata […]

Waitemata Dressage Group Results

A big thanks to Waitemata Dressage group for another well organised competition. It always amazes me how well prepared you all are with your coffee machine and fab food so early in the morning. We were first to arrive and unfortunately parked in the wrong area, our apologies there. Thankfully it had not rained the […]

Bill Noble Clinic Feb 18th

3pm or 8pm only times left !!! Please call on 0274 625 974 or email rosemary@swedishwarmblood.co.nz for more details. All levels welcome.

North Island Dressage Championships @ AMDG Clevedon

Thank you Auckland Dressage Group for putting together such a well organised and enjoyable show over the weekend. Thank you to our dedicated rider Cecilia Karlsson who has worked hard to prepare our horses so beautifully again this year. Also a big thanks to Isobel MacEwan our visiting Veterinary student from Massey University who is […]

Schoolmasters Available for Lessons

Dressage schoolmasters available for lessons. If you are an adult wanting to learn dressage or returning to riding, we have made available two beautifully schooled and happy horses for your personal use for 2014. We can give you lessons on a regular basis at our arena and under the watchful eye of our trainer. We […]