Eventing Rider Blogs

In 2000 a sports-mad 15 year old boy with his heart set on becoming a veterinarian discovers that there are vets at the Olympic Games - 5799 days later a dream becomes a reality for equine vet Christopher Elliott as he heads to Rio

I’m really not at all well prepared to go to Rio but Peter Allen beckons

Tasmania has really turned on the weather over the past few weeks... and by 'turned on' I mean it has turned the water tap to full and then forgot about it so we've headed to warmer climes!

It has been a 'throat cutting' time but Tinney Eventing is very proud to finally announce our selection for the Australian eventing team at the Rio De Janeiro Olympic Games 2016!

This month I was going to wrap up my last mainland trip and detail Sizzle’s preparation for the Melbourne CCI 2*. However, it was not meant to be ........

Reflecting on the past few weeks (actually months), our sport of 'eventing' has been seriously pounded

Currently I am relaxing in my truck, hearing my horses snort and eat. I’m listening to music, having just eaten nachos for dinner with two fellow Tassie eventers and friends ... this is my kind of paradise.

For many years I've looked up to riders like Shane Rose, Megan Jones and Stuart Tinney but this weekend I was in amongst them aboard their best horses - my equestrian and equine idols

March 2016 was a very sad, memorable month for us here at Tinney Eventing

Some tricky courses in Tasmania leave Alice Hirst just happy to get around but the big boys are going well (if only Alice can remember where all the fences are!)