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De Pleasure is the 5yo National Eventing Champion 2020!

STODDART DEFENDS FIVE-YEAR-OLD TITLE Today the best five-year-old horses in Great Britain came together to contest the 2020 British Eventing Tigga’s Saddlery Five-Year-Old Championship at Oasby, Lincolnshire. Defending Champion Eliza Stoddart was once again victorious, taking the win with her own, Georgina Stoddart, Heather Sandell and Sue Brankin Frisby’s De Pleasure. De Pleasure, a grey Hannoverian gelding (Diacontinus x For …

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Codebreaker Wins the NEXGEN Young Horse Final, Hickstead

Nexgen Young Event Horse Final, Hickstead  In such a strange year with COVID 19 taking away so many of our aims, it was great to see a new initiative in the Nexgen Young Event Horse final. With the loss of Burghley and the series that runs throughout the year it was great to have some classes for the 5yos that …

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Event season, part 2!

Having started off the season with some great results for my horses, COVID quicky put a stop to any big plans for the spring, and it looked like we might not get any events. Luckily with some careful management we have been able to run in some events since July. It has been difficult to plan for the older horses …

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2020 season reports- top 10 finishes at Oasby and Lincoln

We were very lucky to manage three events before Covid 19 stopped play. With all of the horses prepped and ready to run in their first events we now find ourselves in unknown territory with a few of the young horses having some down time in the field to grow and other new projects arriving. Oasby was a successful event …

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New Eventing Syndicate – Shares available

We are very excited to welcome a new face to the yard, a 4yo by Freeman VDL and holds some impressive TB blood on his dam line. He is owned by a lovely group of ladies and we can’t wait to see what the future holds for him. He will be aimed at the 5yo series in 2020.

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Codebreaker is the British Eventing 5yo Champion 2019

Codebreaker(Cody x Don Rico) ended the season on a huge high by taking the British Eventing 5yo Championships leading from start to finish on his dressage score of 27. I am hugely grateful for his owners support and very excited to see how next season unfolds.

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Burghley

We experienced the Eventing rollercoaster weekend at Burghley! Anne Staley’s Priorspark Opposition Free was entered in the CCI5*. We were drawn on Thursday late morning for dressage and he performed a really special test to take the lead on 28. It was great to be rewarded for a good test up against some really top riders on the first day. …

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Keysoe

Renaissance Man jumped a great double clear in the intermediate to finish 2nd. Priorspark Precocious finished 10th in the Open Novice. Ramonda did an amazing dressage, rolled one pole but finished a great 6th in the BE100 5YO Qualifier. This was Ramonda’s last event of the season before his holiday.

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Magic Millions Gatcombe British Novice Championships

Clifford owned by Lizzie and James Saunders Watson gave a great account of himself at Gatcombe. Having won a competitive regional final at Little Downham I was looking forward to competing at the championship. Clifford posted a score of 30 which left us in the top 10, but unfortunately rolled two poles due to the undulations, which had been very …

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Codebreaker qualifies for Burghley at Field House.

Codebreaker owned jointly by Susie Brankin Frisby and myself, finished 2nd at Field House to qualify for the 5yo BYEH final. He scored 29/30 for dressage, 36/40 for jumping and high conformation marks to finish on equal top marks with the winner.