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:

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 […]

Manuka Meilekke at AMDG

Manuka Meilekke had great fun at AMDG training day on Sunday 7th July. It is a great experience for young horses especially to become accustomed to the bustle of lots of other horses being ridden in a smaller area. The cushion ride arenas were open which takes up to three 60×40 arenas so there was […]

Manuka Magni

Magni is progressing well and will be going out Medium level dressage in the coming season having scoured excellent percentages in all his competitions at Prelim and Novice Level. He is still growing and developing so we are having to take our time with him. He is showing his real abilities now after going through […]

Dressage Training the Circle of Aids

“The order in which the aids are applied plays a role in collecting work as well. The calves come first, asking the hind legs to step under. The weight is second, bending the hind legs and directing the horse’s body towards the hand. Finally come the limiting and flexing aids of the hand. “The final […]

Manuka Swedish Rose

Quiet Versatile Mare 16:1HH 12YO Warmblood/Cleveland  TBX Bay Mare Eva has been in the family all her life but now it is time for somebody else to enjoy her. Calm temperament, easy going, easy to catch, shoe, clip, float, teeth and makes a great paddock mate. Ideal for a rider who would like to try out dressage. […]

A little piece of paradise mid winter in New Zealand

Early morning on a winters day in New Zealand – a little piece of paradise….a great country for growing horses and raising families. Nothing like it in the world…..

Manuka Memphis and Magdelaine

Manuka Memphis (by Moschinno out of our San Mateo mare Replica is an absolute dream. He is extremely laid back and has a big jump and an amazing temperament so we believe he will make a wonderful showjumping or eventing prospect. He is very friendly and inquisitive, easy to handle, quiet and trusting with his […]

Miranda (Lohengrin/Maniara)

Dam of Manuka Meilekke & Manuka Magni. Miranda is back in work and ready to compete again this season.  

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