Area 16 show jumping qualifiers Arena UK 5/6 November 2022

Novice Show Jumping Qualifier held at Arena UK on the 5th and 6th November. Plenty of great jumping at all levels, from 70 cm through to 110cm. We had 2 Teams in the 70, all jumping nice rounds with the odd poles, Joes Sayles, Tina Oxby, Nikki Thackery, Ali Johnson, Rachael Redmond, Sharon Stones, Grace Miller and Sally Beedham. Rachael winning the...

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Arena UK Area 16 dressage qualifiers 5/6 November 2022

Fantastic results from the dressage qualifiers at Arena UK this weekend!  Saturday Katy Wright won Novice 24 with a huge 76.74% and came 2nd in Prelim 12. Qualifying for the championships! Anna Griffin came 2nd in Novice 27 with Jesamine Corran close behind in 3rd. Anna has also qualified for the championships! Jesamine was also 5th in the nov...

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EMDG success at the Area 16 combined training challenge

A great day out for our EMDG combined challenge teams on Saturday 22 October 2022. We took six teams to Speetley EC. The first to compete was our 100 team, followed by the 90. Two 80 teams, followed by two 70.Great results all round with two teams taking first place in their competition and qualifying for the 2023 combined championships at Aston le...

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BRC National Horse Trials Championships, Swalcliffe

Last weekend saw the BRC National Horse Trials Championships at Swalcliffe. Two teams had qualified one in the 90 and one in the 100. The 100 Team of Tracy Brown, Nikki Thackeray and Sara Lees performed brilliantly to finish 4th with good individual placings of 3rd place to Tracy, 7th Nikki and 8th Sara.  Unfortunately it wasn't the 90 Te...

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Area 16 Arena Eventing qualifiers 17 October 2020

Well, what a day, 38 members competing for the club at Speetley Equestrian Arena Eventing Area 16 qualifier.  Teams through all the heights from 70 to 100. Huge well done to one and all, it has been a brilliant day, meeting up, chatting, congratulating, commiserating and listening to "what happened at fence 5", "nearly lost my way after f...

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Arena Eventing Championships, Aston le Walls March 2020

What a wet weekend, made so much fun by a great band of members. Arena Eventing Champs held at Aston Le Walls, who provided the weekend with well presented and interesting courses. We had 70, 90 and 100 teams and 1 individual. All riders did the club proud in a very strongly contested event. All jumped superbly with the odd minor but no major's. Do...

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Another amazing day for EMDG at the winter show jumping qualifier at Arena UK on 3 November 2019.

The 70 team of Andrea Pawson, Gav Scott, Shelley Finlan and Charlotte Millership took first place with Andrea first individually, Gav second, Shelley third and Charlotte fifth - fantastic result! I also need to thank Ash who was volunteered by Charlotte to do the collecting ring steward and what a good job he did. The 80 team of Andrea Pawson, Jane...

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TEAM REPORT – BRC NATIONAL HORSE TRIALS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019

 Thursday 1.8.19 saw EMDG members heading off to the HT championships at Swalcliffe.Sadly the 100+ team was no longer a team as 2 team horses went lame at the beginning of the week and despite our best efforts we could not find any replacements.Fiona MacDonald and Kelsey Walker were the remaining team members and competed as individuals – both...

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BRC Area 16 Dressage qualifiers Arena UK 13 July 2019

 Well done to all of the riders who took part in the dressage qualifier at Arena UK at the weekend. There were lots of fabulous tests and you did your club proud. The prelim team (Stephanie Creamer, Christie Mott, Charlotte Bartle and Alison Milner) achieved a team 4th place with Charlotte coming 3rd in her arena. Riding as individuals Claire ...

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