Eventing Rider Blogs

It was to be interesting season for me with more International Events but an unexpected fall took me out of action with a fractured shoulder blade and a few cracked ribs .... 

"Here are some photos from your embarrassing mum that hopefully will inspire other families" Karen Tinney updates us on the recent achievements of Tinney Eventing and some Flashback photos

Bumper news from Tinney Eventing with good results at Sydney International Horse Trials and Equestriad plus Gemma is awarded the Equestrian Australia National Young Athlete of the year

The weather is playing havoc with their preparation for the Mitsubishi Motors Cup at Badminton but " As much as this is frustrating for us riders, take time to think about all the others that these abandonments’ affect" says Ben Leathers

Kate Mackenzie re-discovered her love of eventing at SIEC and it seems the sport loves her too, being voted the 2017 NSW Administrator of the Year and in the running for the same EA Award

A fun month in February with Wallaby Hill, Sydney ODE, the NSW Awards plus Stuart’s big announcement ....

"Sport transcends all. And to play one’s small role in something bigger is pretty special" Chris Elliott has had some unusual but satisfying equine vetting adventures and the 2018 diary is looking pretty full at more traditional venues

With now only a few days to go before Ben Leathers heads to his first competition of the year, there is a MET Office Amber weather warning of snow with -15 degrees wind chill for the next few days ... Great!!

What does a small cabin at the Sydney International Equestrian Centre have to do with winning gold medals?

It may be a rowdy Awards night for the Tinneys and which one would you prefer as a coach?