Two Second Round Qualifiers were on offer at The Cabin EC offering riders the chance to earn themselves a ticket to the Amateur finals to be held at Aintree International Equestrian Centre at the beginning of November.
SCOTLAND was represented in nearly all the national show jumping finals this year at Birmingham's Horse of the Year show where after a week of blue ribbons one young lady made sure her name was going to be on one of the trophies when she earned herself the chance to gallop in the spotlight.
A NUMBER of Scottish dressage riders made the long trip down to Stoneleigh Park, last week, to compete at the LeMieux National Dressage Championships 2014 where there were 22 championship titles up for grabs.
NEW ZEALAND event rider Jock Paget has been suspended from national and international competitions with immediate effect after Clifton Promise - the horse that won Badminton and Burghley this year - tested positive for a banned substance after the Burghley win.
FEMALES were certainly to the fore at the Highland Pony Society's Breed Show, which was held at a new venue at Brechin Castle Equestrian on Sunday, winning not only the in-hand champion and reserve titles but also the supreme ridden and working hunter sashes as well.
Amanda Waugh, Sutherland Riding Club's training officer, is heading south to Gloucestershire early next month to compete in the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Grassroots Championship and in so doing she becomes the first rider from Sutherland ever to do so.