Some warmth, some rain, and a little bit of sunshine just in time for Sunday…

Many weather addicts have given up looking at medium- and long-range forecasts over the past months – why depress yourself in advance unnecessarily! As we approach our big weekend, it makes sense to have a look at what the experts are saying. Since we’re jumping on grass, conditions in the run up to the eventContinue reading “Some warmth, some rain, and a little bit of sunshine just in time for Sunday…”

The pros get in some practice in advance of competition weekend

The potential winners of our glittering perpetual cups might well be amongst the pros who turned out on Friday evening at Templemore to put in some serious jumping practice in advance of the Derby this coming weekend. While others enjoyed some less serious hacking on a rare beautiful evening, Francis oversaw an enjoyable session withContinue reading “The pros get in some practice in advance of competition weekend”

Spring Show in pictures and video *updated

Sally, ably assisted by Louise, documented the show on Sunday in great detail. Their still photos are now in the Gallery and Sally’s videos from the dressage arena, as well as few from the clear round jumping, are uploaded on the Media page. Orla was also in action with her camera and has captured someContinue reading “Spring Show in pictures and video *updated”

Francis lands in the limelight at Lenamore

A day which began in brilliant sunshine before turning briefly to rain and then switching back emphatically  to sunshine will be best remembered as the time when Francis and Zak finally landed in the limelight. After years of knocking on the door, the beautifully turned out partnership were massively popular winners of the Take YourContinue reading “Francis lands in the limelight at Lenamore”