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Young Rider of the Month: Georgia Davey (post sponsored by Filly & Co)

Like many of our Young Riders, Victorian-based 15-year-old Georgia Davey was riding before she could walk. “My love and passion for horses started the moment I sat on one,” she says. At the moment Georgia own two horses. “I have a small riding pony show Galloway and his name is Charlie that stands at 14.1[…]

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Saddle testimonial: Marguerite Wyatt

Marguerite Wyatt recently purchased a Bates Isabell for her daughter Sarah. We initially purchased a saddle this year but it was fitted to horse not to Sarah, explains Marguerite. Unfortunately, the knee blocks were too small and the saddle just didn’t suit her long legs. Sarah rode in an Isabell and found it to be[…]

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Product Review: SUPA-LICIOUS EQUINE TREATS AND PRODUCTS

Horse treats so good Fiona Todd was tempted to try them herself! My first thought as I opened the bags of treats was the beautiful smell! One great thing about horses is that they are obviously vegetarians and so any decent horsey treat should have a deliciously fruity smell – and taste. On our property we[…]

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Club of the Month: Spring Plains Equestrian Club

Spring Plains Equestrian Club is a small club near Baringhup, Central Victoria. Associated with the Horse Riding Clubs Association of Victoria (HRCAV), the club is active with members competing in HRCAV events for showjumping, dressage, eventing and showing. The club also hosts clinics and competitions, including the HRCAV showing ring at the Summer Horse Show[…]

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Young Rider of the Month: Brydee Andrew – sponsored by Filly & Co

10-year-old Brydee Andrew, has one motto. “You won’t know until you try,” she says. She has certainly, at her young age, practised what she’s preached. “I used to be afraid of camp-drafting, and I would cry,” she says, “but now I love it, and I’ve started team penning as well.” Brydee competes on her beloved[…]

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Saddle testimonial: Lisa Jallands

Lisa Jallands recently purchased a Bates Isabelle for her daughter through the Equestrian Hub. While it has been difficult for her to find the perfect saddle, it’s now proudly in their tack room. I purchased the Bates Isabelle for my 14 year old daughter, Jessica, Lisa explained. We purchased a few other saddles prior from[…]

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Young Rider of the Month: Bailey Grofski – sponsored by Filly & Co

Bailey Grofski has been riding since he was a small boy, but started to get seriously involved from the age of ten. Now 18, and a dressage rider, his current horse, Dicavalli Royal Dancer is a 16hh ten-year-old Oldenburg mare. “I’ve had Remi, as we call her, for three years,” says Bailey. “It’s a partnership[…]

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Saddle testimonial: Megan Perrin

Megan Perrin has recently purchased an Equipe Emporio dressage saddle through the Equestrian Hub. Although at first she thought the knee blocks would be restrictive, it has been love at first ride. I was looking for a saddle that would give me close contact to the horse and a secure seat, Megan said. When the[…]

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Product review: Harry’s Horse Cool-Riderz Tights by Dannii Cunnane

I have been lucky enough to test ride a pair of Harrys Horse Cool-Riderz riding tights this month. While initially I wasn’t exactly thrilled with the idea, it’s not easy being a bigger lady wearing spandex, I was pleasantly surprised with how comfortable and flattering these riding tights are. I was expecting the tights to[…]