Great Reads

Great reads from the greatest news stories and editorial reads from around the equestrian globe touched up with a little bit of shopping. What ever can go wrong..

The Dodson & Horrell Masterclass Series Is Back!

Are you finding it hard to buy those last minute Christmas presents? Dodson & Horrell has the perfect Christmas present for your equestrian enthusiast, the Dodson & Horrell Masterclass Series is back in 2019 and begins with two exclusive evenings with Dodson & Horrell Brand Ambassadors – and tickets are …

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Mr Blue Sky dazzles as Williams and Billot share Puissance title

A thrilling Cayenne Puissance class had the crowd roaring with excitement at Olympia, The London International Horse Show when four riders took on the 7ft 4in wall in the fifth and final round. The post Mr Blue Sky dazzles as Williams and Billot share Puissance title appeared first on The Gaitpost. Continue …

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Brooke CEO, Anthea Turner and equestrian stars lead Brooke Parade at Olympia

As official chosen charity of Olympia, the London International Horse Show, equine welfare charity Brooke took to the arena for a special interval performance on Wednesday 19 December. The post Brooke CEO, Anthea Turner and equestrian stars lead Brooke Parade at Olympia appeared first on The Gaitpost. Continue to read …

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Top Event Sire Ramiro B passes away

It is with great sadness that the Nina Barbour and the team at Bolesworth announce the passing of Ramiro B, after being diagnosed with irreversible kidney failure at the age of 24. The post Top Event Sire Ramiro B passes away appeared first on The Gaitpost. Continue to read this …

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Olympic Rider Becomes Blue Cross Ambassador to help horses in need

Mary King, the Olympic Champion Event rider has become the first ever Equine Ambassador for national pet charity Blue Cross. She will help to raise the profile of the charity’s important horse welfare work in the UK. The post Olympic Rider Becomes Blue Cross Ambassador to help horses in need …

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Germany’s Frederic Wandres victorious after nail-biting finish

The result could not have been closer with two riders finishing on an equal score in tonight’s FEI Dressage World Cup™ Grand Prix Freestyle supported by Horse & Hound. The post Germany’s Frederic Wandres victorious after nail-biting finish appeared first on The Gaitpost. Continue to read this great story at …

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Dream win for Hans Peter Minderhoud

Dutchman Hans Peter Minderhoud and the young stallion Glock’s Dream Boy NOP stole the first win of the show, The FEI Dressage World CupTM Grand Prix supported by Horse & Hound, at Olympia, The London International Horse Show. It was also the first win at Olympia for Minderhoud who has been …

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Does your horse need a boost?

As the winter days get shorter, and we get more banjaxed rushing around burning the candle at both ends, it’s inevitable that our immune systems will take a hammering. So as you stock up on remedies to see you through the holiday season, spare a thought for your horse who …

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The animals arrive two-by-two for Olympia

Having travelled to the capital city from as far as France, an array of equine and canine animals (listed below) arrived in ‘two-by-two’ formation to the Olympia London venue, early Sunday morning, entering through the Grand Hall entrance.  The post The animals arrive two-by-two for Olympia appeared first on The …

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Scott Brash to retire once-in-a-lifetime mare at Olympia

Olympia, The London International Horse Show has announced that one of Great Britain’s most successful ever Show Jumpers, Scott Brash MBE, has decided to officially retire his leading mare Ursula XII at the annual equestrian event, which is taking place from 17-23 December 2018. The post Scott Brash to retire …

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50 Faces to Celebrate 50 Years of RDA

To celebrate its 50th anniversary, Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA) is launching a ‘50 Faces’ campaign to highlight the fantastic achievements of its members, volunteers and supporters. The post 50 Faces to Celebrate 50 Years of RDA appeared first on The Gaitpost. Continue to read this great story at …

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The Duchess of Cornwall attends Brooke Carol Service

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall attended the Brooke charity Christmas Carol Service on Wednesday 12 December at Guards’ Chapel, the spiritual home of the Household Division. The post The Duchess of Cornwall attends Brooke Carol Service appeared first on The Gaitpost. Continue to read this great story at …

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