• From 25 starters just one young lady booked her ticket to the British National Championships as a result of winning the Discovery Second round held at the Scottish National Equestrian Centre near Broxburn.

  • The sun shone, the crowd were enthralled and enthusiastic, the atmosphere electric and the competition fierce for the 2015 Andrews Bowen Grand Prix held in the main ring at this year's Royal Highland show.

  • Things are hotting up around the country, other than the weather, with the final qualifiers for the Highland show on offer at a range of shows and venues across the country.

  • The weather has played a big part in Scottish show jumping in the lead up to the Highland show with a few of the outdoor shows suffering from a week of endless rain resulting in very low entries.

  • Once again Lanarkshire Area hosted two well attended shows at Morris EC with both senior and junior sections.

  • The junior shows have been picking up over the last few weeks thanks to the Highland show qualifiers but Tillyoch Equestrian at Milltimber, Aberdeen offered two days' worth of show jumping from 70cms upwards as well as qualifiers drawing competitors in from far and wide.

  • It has been a tough couple of months for The Cabin EC after sensibly ceasing competition after a horse tested positive to strangles.

  • The sun shone and thing went to plan at Ayr Show, though the ground wasn't great in the practice ring, main arena itself held up well all day.

  • Having travelled to the CSIO1* in Valencia, Spain, just a few weeks ago, Charlotte Geddes and her horses look to be up and running ready for the Scottish circuit with an outing to a busy SNEC proving fruitful.

  • Paul Barker has been absent from Scotland for a while but made his return a winning one when taking two of the major qualifiers on offer at the Morris EC's Development Classic four day senior show.