Congratulations to the following pony riders that achieved
the Pony Five Star Performance Awards. These awards are designed as a series of
progressive standards which provide riders with a focus for their training,
improved performance in the ring and improved stable management skills.
1 Star Award:
to Rhianna Evans and Irish Princess of Tides on being picked to compete on the Welsh 148cms Debut team at the English Home Pony International.
The team came away with Gold.
Congratulations to two of our junior riders
Tallulah Randall was selected as a reserve for the 138cms Welsh team and Rhianna Evans as a reserve for the 148cms Welsh team at the Home Pony International at Wales and the West in July.
Area 36 Juniors pick up the ribbons at Bicton
Friday started with some superb jumping from Tallulah Randall and Arthur Comet gaining a 2nd in open section of Discovery with Shannon Bowles and Shadows Dream taking 4th in the Discovery Section. Another 2nd place was secured by Tallulah Randall and Arthur Comet in the Newcomers open section.Georgia Rees took an impressive 6th in the Foxhunter on Dolly II.
Isabelle Algeri came 6th in the Senior Discovery riding her own Penty Parc Blossom
On Saturday Tallulah Randall, Naimh Williams, Shannon Bowles and Georgia Rees attempted the 90cm main ring Derby with all completed the course!
Georgia Rees on Dolly II taking 3rd and Tallulah Randall on Arthur Comet 6th
Sunday proved to be a winning day with the on form Tallulah Randall and Arthur Comet winning the 80cm Derby and Isabelle Algeri taking a fantastic 2nd in the senior Discovery on Penty Parc Blossom
Well Done Girls !!
Siobhan Stevens, One to watch !
Siobhan was on fine form when taking the 1st in Senior Discovery at Pencoed College on her horse Anton Z, followed up with a a 1st in the 90cm open and 2nd in the 1m open on the speedy Killy Grande
The winning streak continued the following day when Siobhan took three 1st and a 2nd with Killy Grande and Coco Pop at new equestrian venue Beacons Equestrian.
|Emma Morgan & Charmaine make their Olympia Debut|
Emma Morgan riding Charmaine, very kindly lent to Emma by Sarah Hughes, took part in the thrilling Mini / Major Competition at The Olympia International Horse Show 2011.
Partnered by Pedar Fredericson the Swedish Olympic Silver medalist riding 'H&M Sibon' they achieved a fantastic 7th place. Well done Emma !
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||Steven Mosley takes the Naf Shining Star Award|
14 year old Steven Moseley from Aberystwyth in Wales has been awarded the NAF Shining Star award for November. A member of the West Wales Junior Academy Steven was nominated by lead coach Mia Korenika due to his outstanding determination and commitment.
Mia comments “I feel Steven thoroughly deserves the NAF Shining Star award as he works very hard within the training sessions and at his general riding. He has determinedly set his sights on the step up from unaffiliated competition to being a very active British Showjumping member jumping consistently at 1.05m.”
Congratulations to both Ffion Hemmings and Austen Lewis for representing Wales on the 148 team at the Home Pony Internationals in Wales. Scotland and England in 2011.
Wales won Gold at the Welsh meeting.