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Nicola Wilson unveils her plaque in hometown ‘Olympic Square’

On Thursday, 1st December 2016, Nicola Wilson unveiled a plaque in Northerallerton’s Town Square that has been renamed Olympic Square in honour of the district’s Olympians and Paralympians. Nicola, who took an eventing team silver medal at the London 2012 Olympics, together with Para-rower Laurence Whitleley, who took the gold medal in Rio for the trunks… Read more »

The late ‘Opposition Buzz’ inducted into the Equestrian Hall of Fame

The late ‘Opposition Buzz’ (Dodi) has been inducted into the The British Horse Society Equestrian Hall of Fame that celebrates the heroes and heroines – human and equine – of the equestrian world. Dodi’s breeder and owner, Rosemary Search and his rider, Nicola Wilson were invited to the Household Cavalry’s barracks in South Carriage Drive,… Read more »

Nicola 12th in 2016 FEI World Eventing Athlete Rankings

At the end of the 2016 eventing season, the latest FEI World Eventing Athlete Rankings were published with Nicola in 12th position that incorporated her being the 2nd best British rider and 2nd best lady rider – a fantastic achievement. In the 2016 British Eventing Top 20 riders list Nicola was placed 5th, with One Two… Read more »

A great finish to the season for Team Wilson

Nicola finished her 2016 season on a high, with two top ten placings in the CCI**** competition at Pau International Horse Trials and best placed British rider. Nicola riding One Two Many (owned by Mr Gerry Kemp, Mrs Mary Kemp and Janine Shewan) finished in 4th place, with Annie Clover (owned by Mr & Mrs… Read more »

A great weekend for Team Wilson at Blenheim International Horse Trials

A great weekend for Nicola at the Blenheim International Horse Trials where riding One Two Many (owned by Mr Gerry Kemp, Mrs Mary Kemp and Janine Shewan) the combination finished 4th in a very competative CIC*** Event Rider Masters series leg – a lovely dressage test, followed by jumping a fabulous double clear –  with… Read more »

Nicola and Annie Clover win the Blair Castle Equi-Trek International CCI***

Nicola, riding her parents (Barry and Mary Tweddle),  Annie Clover  led from start to finish to win the Blair Castle Equi-Trek International CCI*** competition.  They took a convincing lead with an excellent dressage score of 41.3 with the combination remaining at the top of the leaderboard after the cross-country phase with Nicola saying.  “I had a… Read more »

Nicola and One Two Many win Superflex CIC*** at Hartpury International Horse Trials

Nicola riding One Two Many (owned by Mr Gerry Kemp, Mrs Mary Kemp and Mrs Janine Shewan) proved untouchable as they came from behind to claim the Superflex CIC*** title at the NAF Five Star International Hartpury Horse Trials. Nicola and One Two Many were second after the dressage phase behind Izzy Taylor, however, they surged… Read more »

A great weekend for Team Wilson at Burgham International Horse Trials

Team Wilson captured a stellar weekend at Burgham International Horse Trials, with Nicola and Annie Clover (owned by Barry and Mary Tweddle) performing outstandingly to be placed 2nd in the CIC*** competition, jumping a double clear after posting a great dressage mark.  Not to be outdone, One Two Many (owned by Gerry and Mary Kemp… Read more »

Nicola’s young horses starting to show promise

‘The young horses are really starting to find their feet with some super performances at Breckenbrough last weekend, with JL Dublin (owned by James and Jo Lambert and Mrs Deirdre Johnston) winning his second BE100 of the year with a double clear leading from the dressage phased, he will now compete in the 5yr old class… Read more »

Nicola and One Two Many are 8th in CICO*** at Aachen

I was absolutely thrilled with One Two Many at Aachen this last weekend. It is an absolutely amazing competition with top level dressage, show jumping and eventing all competing at the same venue. I felt like a child in a sweet shop with so many fabulous, world class riders and horses to watch. This was… Read more »

Nicola and Bulana 2nd in CIC*** at Barbury Castle

Nicola, riding James and Jo Lamberts lovely mare Bulana came second in the CIC***at Barbury Castle International Horse Trials. Lying second before the cross-country phase, the mare collected just 2.4 time faults and delighted Nicola by staying rideable around Mark Phillip’s tough and twisty course, with her saying, “I adore this horse, she is such… Read more »

Nicola and One Two Many 1st home reserve for Rio Olympics

One Two Many (owned by Mr Gerry Kemp, Mrs Mary Kemp and Mrs Janine Shewan) has produced some great results and having been delighted to make the final short list and go to squad training where there were  8 riders who were all desperate for the 4 team spaces available, it was inevitable there was… Read more »