A SPECTATOR’S VIEW What was the atmosphere like? It was very relaxed, it felt like a fun day out for everyone involved rather than a stressful competition. It was very friendly and everyone had the time to talk to each other, sharing tips and stories about their ponies. What did you enjoy the most? It … Continue reading Driving Skills Show Report
Written by Julia Crockford Jane & I arrived at a very cold Keysoe Equestrian Centre on the Thursday afternoon to support TEAM WESSEX members whilst also helping to steward the event. In the Open Horse class Jenny Moon kicked off the whole competition by being the first competitor into Arena 1 at 8.30am on the … Continue reading Indoor Championships Report 2019
A great day today at Grayswood Carriage Driving Centre for our cones training day (with many thanks to Sue and Roger Page). Starting in the farm kitchen we got to know each other and shared our personal difficulties with cones driving. From remembering the route and understanding the rules to mastering the right driving lines … Continue reading Cones Training Report
SCDC are pleased to have affiliated to Long-reining UK. Long-reining UK (LRUK) is entirely dedicated to the promotion of long-reining as a method of training the horse from the ground and as a sport and recreation. Ideal for horses, ponies and donkeys at the start or end of their careers and for those in the … Continue reading Long-reining UK
This document is the result of a number of year’s hard work by Gail Johnson, a carriage driver and BHS Hampshire Access Officer, and Gill Plumbley, BHS Access Officer in Hampshire, as members of the Hampshire Countryside Access Forum. The Forum decided that a specific guidance document was required to raise the profile of horse riders … Continue reading Equestrian in Hampshire
Fun Day – September 2018 Kayti writes: “Well done to every one who took part in our unusual cones day today, who needs a rulebook? Congratulations to our special award winners – Pixie for her excellent football skills; Martin for his conducting, Elaine for a great first event with our club, Alison and her lovely … Continue reading Autumn 2018 Fun!