It's been crazy here for the past few weeks, with fitting in revision around Gari! However, we had a good time at the Scottish Winter Regionals and I mum and dad surprised me with an early birthday present!
Latest chat in the yard
So the first weekend back eventing didn't quite go as I had planned! Stan acted like a total pro and not at all like a first time out 5-year-old, however I had a totally unforgivable moment of madness with Candy in the Open Novice.
It's my last year at Oxford Brookes University and I have been trying to finish the dreaded Dissertation! I have finished my first draft and now editing it. I have two weeks holiday over Easter then go back for two weeks then I am done…hooray!!!
Sorry to have not updated you for a while but it's been a pretty challenging few weeks as the Leo pony rollercoaster continues! A few days after Myerscough Leo's swelling on his hock returned. He appeared happy and sound but with a swelling we couldn't explain.
At last it’s nearly the start of the season for my horses - I can't wait to get the boys and girls out for a spin! I was toying with the idea of starting earlier in the season but knowing what the weather can be like in March I opted to spend the time going to BD, BS and some hunter trials instead.
So proud of our Head Groom, Fern Carroll, who has completed her apprenticeship with us. In her first outing on her young horse, the 5-year-old Hamilton they won and came 3rd in both of their prelims. Larry is also improving everyday and has now qualified for the Summer Championships!
My name is Claudia Davis, I am 13-years-old and together with my pony Tiff, I am competing in the Pony Club Dengie Winter Dressage League at Open level.