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British Equestrian Writers Association Awards 2017

I was absolutely thrilled and delighted to receive the BEWA Leading Rider of the Year award for 2017 at Olympia last week. There are so many famous names on the wonderful trophy, riders who I have admired for many years. It is such a privilege to be amongst them Thank you to all my owners,… Read more »

Horse and Hound Awards 2017

I was astonished and very proud to be nominated let alone win the Professional Rider of The Year Award, standing up there and receiving the award was quite overwhelming. I am grateful to everyone who has made it possible, it is a huge team effort from my girls on the yard to my wonderful owners… Read more »

Elite Jaguar continues her unbeaten record at Askham Bryan

Elite Jaguar by Jaguar Mail owned and bred by Pauline Fletcher finished off her fantastic season by winning her Novice section at Askham Bryan with a 21.5 dressage and a lovely double clear. ‘Ellie’ is unbeaten this season winning 5 Novice classes and one 100 at Lincoln, her first run of the season. This is… Read more »

Osberton Young Horse Championships

What a fantastic climax to the season for our lovely 5 and 6 year olds. JL Dublin owned by James and Jo Lambert and Deirdre Johnston produced a lovely dressage test and a fabulous double clear inside the time to finish 2nd in the 6yr old CIC1* Young Horse Championships. ‘Dubs’ jumped beautifully in both… Read more »

Allerton Park

It was a busy Saturday for us last weekend with quite a few horses competing at Allerton Park. Elite Jaguar owned and bred by Pauline Fletcher had her first run since June and continued her unbeaten record this season with a win in the Novice. PRF Jaguar Elite also owned by Pauline continued his great… Read more »

Team Gold and Individual Bronze at the European Championships in Strzegom

A fairytale week at the European Championships with winning Team Gold putting Team GB back at the top. The dream was completed by James and Jo Lamberts ‘ Bulana’ and I winning Individual Bronze. The Team spirit within the squad of 6 riders and support team was very special and 3 out of 4 Team… Read more »

A weekend of contrasts at Burgham

We had a very full weekend at Burgham which came with mixed fortunes. Saturday maybe wasn’t our best day but Sunday certainly saw our fortunes change All We Need owned by Penny Marriner and Lady Milnes Coates won his Novice, this is so pleasing as he was quite green last year but after a bit… Read more »

Success at Aston le Walls

We had a very rewarding time at Aston le Walls this weekend. One Two Many owned by Gerry and Mary Kemp and Janine Shewan and Bulana owned by James and Jo Lambert both ran in the Advanced and both produced fabulous tests – One Two Many 27.3 and Bulana 24.8 and finished in 1st and… Read more »

Barbury and Northallerton Round Up

JL Dublin owned by Jamie and Jo Lambert and Deirdre Johnston and Erano M owned by Rosemary Search and Lady Milnes Coates both made the trip to Barbury to run in the Intermediate Novice. Both horses had a super dressage scores and double clears to finish 2nd and 3rd respectively in their sections This level… Read more »

FEI World Eventing Ranking

I am delighted to be 4th in the FEI World Eventing Ranking league table published for June . This is a personal best for me and I am thrilled to be the highest positioned British rider

Alnwick Ford

We had a very busy time at Alnwick Ford in Northumberland this weekend. This new venue in the eventing calendar saw us run 10 horses, many thanks to Tanya Adamson who successfully managed to organise quite a few multiple riders – no easy task ! All We Need owned by Lady Milnes Coates and Penny… Read more »


I am so incredibly proud of Bulana this week competing at her 1st CCI4* at Luhmuhlen, she just keeps on getting better. After producing a beautiful dressage test with the only slight mistake coming from practising so many halts at C that when I wanted to canter she was preparing to halt square! We did… Read more »