Archive for February, 2010

Guidelines for the COMPETITOR for Ridden Showing

Saturday, February 20th, 2010
Enter at walk on the right rein

Enter at walk on the right rein

Enter at walk on the right rein; show a nice free balanced walk. The horse should be obedient and listening to both hand and leg.

When asked by the Steward, go forwards to trot. This should be an open free moving stride, with carriage and cadence. The horse should be carrying himself, working forwards into a contact and ‘on the bit’.

At an appropriate point and when the judge is watching show a few lengthened strides. (Not extended) Do not over ride your horse or (more…)


Sunday, February 14th, 2010

We would like to welcome you to our new website. Please feel free to browse through the pages.

We have information on all our horses, breeding and results.

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Our contact us page allows you to ask any questions about anything you may want to query, be it horses for sale, backing or schooling or just a general question about tack or showing.

We would really like to help and hope you will use this interactive feature.

Thank you

Tina Bennett

Correct Dress for showing Ridden Arabians

Sunday, February 14th, 2010

The riders dress should be elegant, tidy and clean and should not detract from your horse, but make the overall picture should be pleasing to the eye.

Starting from the top and working downwards, you should always wear a correctly fitted hat, which meets with the rules and conditions of the society and the show organisation. The hat should be to current safety standards. The hat should be (more…)