Posted on August 10th, 2020

Dressage Anywhere Introduces Young Horse Classes

Calling all 4, 5 and 6-year-old horses! Dressage Anywhere is running Young Horse classes online during August.

Horses will compete within their own age and in the comfort of their own home and be judged by top professional British Dressage Young Horse judges. Great for building up confidence before trying to qualify for Young Horse Championships or just to enhance training.

Trainer and producer of young horses and BD Training Director, Paul Hayler, who is judging the 4 and 5 year olds feels this is a great opportunity to have horses assessed by professionals: “It will enable riders to pinpoint their strengths and areas that may need further work, all without having the stress of travelling.”

Matt Hicks, another young horse specialist, says “Online competing and training is a great way of getting expert advice from judges to whom you may not normally have access, especially during these difficult times. It is not instead of going out, but it is an added tool in assessing your horse’s training.”

To find out more and enter, head over to

Posted on August 4th, 2020

Norwich High School win at the British Showjumping National Championships

Norwich High School take home the Just for Schools 90cm Team title

It was an elated team from Norwich High School that took their lap of honour at the NAF Five Star British Showjumping National Championships recently when they won the 90cm Just For Schools Team Final.

The team made up Tilly Marcantonio, Kate Barrett and Bethany Barrett all jumped clear in at least one of their rounds to pull their team three fences ahead of the Berkhamstead Team who took 2nd.  This was the first time that Norwich High School have claimed the trophy making their win all the more special for them when they finished on just a total of 8 penalties across the two rounds with Berkhamstead finishing on 20.

The Championships run between 3rd – 11th August at Bolesworth.