4 Good Feet

I’ll have 4 good feet any day and any colourway….

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 […]

Schoolmasters Available for Lessons

Private riding facility in beautiful Karaka is offering 2 well trained schoolmasters. 10 mins from the Karaka off ramp along Karaka North Road. Idealistic private setting includes the use of a 60×30 arena, 18 metre round pen, show jumps, road/quiet lane riding and farm riding. If you are looking for piece and quiet without the […]

On Rules, Course Design, and Growing the Sport of Eventing

An interesting article http://useventing.com/news/rules-course-design-and-growing-sport-eventing#

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.  

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 […]

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 www.useventing.com/sites/default/files/Conformation-Eventer.pdf    

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 […]

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.

Top World Eventing Venue Burghley

http://www.stamfordmercury.co.uk/sport/other-sport/burghley-named-best-horse-trials-in-the-world-1-5847761 Fantastic to see that Burghley,  yet again, has been named top eventing competition in the world. It’s just a pity that they couldn’t release this news once the Jock Paget and “Rakelan” doping scandal has been sorted. What on earth is going on and why is it taking so long ? http://www.stamfordmercury.co.uk/sport/other-sport/burghley-named-best-horse-trials-in-the-world-1-5847761