Eventing Rider Blogs

February is time to let our hair down and turn into Shane Rose at the Wallaby Hill Extravaganza

"My blog will no longer be about a Tassie rider's mainland Australian adventures, but a blog about how that little Tassie rider went abroad!" Alice Hirst fills us in on hunting antics, some Spanish culture and settling into life in the UK

October saw the lead-up to Adelaide at Lynton and Albury and then we were at the big event in November where Gemma had her first 4* start

"For me success and satisfaction can come in many shapes" Globe trotting equine vet Christopher Elliott fills us in on a year of vetting at three 4* and six 3* events across the UK, Europe and America

With WEG now behind us we can now concentrate on our own team of horses back here in Australia

It takes a lot to slow down self-diagnosed ADHD sufferer Kate Mackenzie, Equestrian Australia’s Administrator of the Year, but fractures in her L2,3 and 4 spinal processors following some cross country high jinks did the trick

Woo hoo! A podium finish and qualification at Tamborine means that both Stuart and Gemma are now aiming for the CCI4* at the Australian International 3 Day Event

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