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Knocked Down, Get Back Up! With Henry Winnington

Knocked Down, Get Back Up! With Henry Winnington

My name is Henry Winnington I’ll be 12 on the 12th January and I love riding. Back in 2021 I thought my dreams had ended, a week after. my first One Day Event where I came 3rd, I fell off my pony Megan at a Pony Club rally. I can’t remember much as I had a seizure. An...

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Remember You Are AMAZING. With Lisa Keenan

Remember You Are AMAZING. With Lisa Keenan

This is our first blog by a mum, not a boy. Its a very important message for all our boys and girls to remember. On the last day at the Jumping Championships of Great Britain at Cricklands, Oliver was very tired and lost his way for a split second on the final heat...

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Polework Is Fun! With Zachary Bradshaw

Polework Is Fun! With Zachary Bradshaw

Hi! I am Zachary Bradshaw, I am 9 years old, and I do a lot of British Showjumping with my two ponies Woody and Mickey. Me and my friends saw the Facebook post from Boys Ride Too and Equine PoleWork, and thought we would give it a good go. Me, Matilda, Abi, Amelie and...

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Endurance Riding – A Great Sport For All With Heath Ashley

Endurance Riding – A Great Sport For All With Heath Ashley

My name is Heath Ashley and I am 13 years old. I have been riding since I was 2 years old. I am in pony club and I do a lot of show jumping on my own horse, Grace, but I have always enjoyed hacking out which then led to my interest in endurance riding. I had done a...

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British Eventing, A Great Sport For Lads With Charlie Boardman

British Eventing, A Great Sport For Lads With Charlie Boardman

Hi guys Charlie Boardman here … some of you may know already as I have written a few articles for BRT. I work in the industry, producing my young horse, am a freelance instructor and also the West Lancashire eventing team captain. Here is just a short update of how me...

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Racing In The New Forest Point To Point With Peter Gregory

Racing In The New Forest Point To Point With Peter Gregory

Hi I’m Peter Gregory, I’m 14 years old and I live in the New Forest. I competed in the New Forest Point to Point on Boxing Day, Boys Ride Too wrote a Facebook post about it and because so many of you were interested I’ve been asked to write a blog about my race this...

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Wet Weather Horsey Fun With William Davenport

Wet Weather Horsey Fun With William Davenport

Hi guys! So, let’s talk about wet weather… As I live in the wonderful wet United Kingdom, the weather is leaning towards the wet and cold side most days, especially in the winter. Recently it has been very wet and a couple of weeks ago it was just horrendous in the...

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Not Just For Girls With Ethan Roberts

Not Just For Girls With Ethan Roberts

Hello, my name is Ethan and I am 13 years of age. I secretly loved horses but didn’t want to say anything as I always found it was a girl thing and didn’t want to have people laugh at me for it. One day my mother and father bought me a riding hat because my sister is...

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First Time Arena Eventing – Loved it! With Luke Howard

First Time Arena Eventing – Loved it! With Luke Howard

Hi, Luke here. Last weekend I tried arena eventing for the first time. I had a lesson with local international event rider, Harry Dzenis, on my share pony Bleu (pronounced Blue, not Bleeurgh as most announcers seem to think!). Arena eventing is basically cross country...

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My Showjumping Story With Owen Leitch

My Showjumping Story With Owen Leitch

We are delighted to introduce a little rider with big ambitions: Age : 7 years old Years Riding : 7 years Ponies : Tatty Desire “Tatty”, Bronheulog Ruby “Ruby”, Barracurra Jelly Baby “Jelly”, Wishfield Piggy Bank “Piggy”Idol : Scott Brash Member of BS (British...

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