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12 days of Christmas Giveaway - Day ONE

Day ONE of the Blue Chip 12 days of Christmas is finally here!  We're giving you the chance to win TWO tickets to the infamous Olympia Horse Show 2018. Here you and a friend can see the best of the best across all different equestrian disciplines and shop all the finest equestrian stands in time for Christmas. Whatever your equine interest, there is sure to be something on offer at Olympia 2018! Simply answer the question HERE to be in with a chance of entering. 

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Jessica Howard and Tinkas Gentleman Jim win the Blue Chip Pony Newcomers Masters

Jessica Howard and Tinkas Gentleman Jim were crowned the winners of the Blue Chip Pony Newcomers Masters in the final class of the day at the British Showjumping National Championships 2018.  As the final combination to go in the 16 pony jump off, Jessica flew round the up to height course and finished four seconds ahead of second place Alena Hughes and Alena’s Ennistymon. Jessica has travelled from Keysoe for the Championships and has been riding Tinka since December last year. In their first season together they have already enjoyed wins at Hickstead, Keysoe and the Blue Chip Winter Championships but had so far missed out on their HOYS qualification four times throughout the season…..until today. Completely overwhelmed by her...

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Tahnia Jordan Jones wins the Blue Chip Pony Newcomers Second Round at Bicton Arena

Tahnia Jordan Jones stormed to victory in the Blue Chip Pony Newcomers Second Round held at Bicton Arena in Salterton, Devon on Saturday.  With two Horse of the Year Show tickets on offer for this October’s Blue Chip Pony Newcomers Championship Final, two action packed rounds ensued before just nine combinations remained to go head to head in the final jump off.  Sixteen year-old Tahnia Jordan Jones from Swindon, Wiltshire finished in first place with Kerry Grimster’s 6 year-old grey mare, Heartbreaker Express II. This partnership made light work of the first two rounds to take their place in the final jump off. Keeping her eye on the prize, Tahnia rode an accurate and speedy round to cross the finish...

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Robyn Woodward wins the Blue Chip Pony Newcomers Second Round at Pyecombe Horse Show

Forty-six competitors tackled the Blue Chip Pony Newcomers Second Round at Pyecombe Horse Show in West Sussex on Saturday and it was Robyn Woodward who emerged victorious.  Every rider was aiming to secure one of the two coveted Horse of the Year Show tickets on offer for this October’s Blue Chip Pony Newcomers Championship Final and after two competitive rounds, an eighteen horse jump off unfolded.  Sixteen year-old Robyn Woodward made her journey from Colchester, Essex worthwhile when she claimed the top spot with Rudgeway Maestro, a 12 year-old grey gelding owned by Robert Woodward. Continuing their form from the first two rounds, Robyn and her ride went on to deliver another accurate round to finish with a treble clear...

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Isobel and Henrik’s pre-summer 2018 blog

To both Henrik and I’s delight summer has finally arrived! This means lighter evenings and lots more Pony Club and Riding Club activities to take part in. We have been busy competing at mostly Riding Club events lately, but Henrik and I have an action-packed summer ahead of us.   Our most recent outing was to the BRC FOTH championships at Aston Le Walls, where we competed in the 85cm combined training. I was over the moon with Henrik’s performance, our dressage was a Novice test and one our 2018 aims was to compete in dressage at Novice level. In addition to achieving an aim, Henrik topped it off when we scored 32.1%! The show jumping consisted of jumps which...

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