Over the course of 2017, Endurance GB piloted 'The Leading Rider Award', a new award designed to reward consistent performance and good horsemanship in FEI and CER rides. Read more about the initiative in this blog.
The beautiful thing about endurance riding is that you can set your own personal goals. Many of our members have achieved their goals in the face of significant personal challenges, and have found that the support, friendship and camaraderie within the sport are quite literally a lifesaver. Read some of their stories here.
Iola Chapman looks back at her year and tells us about her experiences at the Northern Pony Club Championships
Liz Ashmead tells us about riding for England in the Home International at the Emerald Green Feeds Lindum Spirit Ride 2017
Iola Chapman updates us on what she has been getting up to this year so far as she completes her first Graded Endurance Rides
Peter Wilkes, a well known managing-director of leading equestrian products, took up a new challenge by taking part in the 40km ride at the Royal Windsor Horse Show. This was the second ridden equestrian challenge Peter has taken on in his mission to raise funds for the Air Ambulance and Royal Drawing School.
As Peter is a very novice rider he completed the ride Hors Concours and under close supervision, setting off after the other riders had started. He had a great deal of support and assistance from the Chadwick and Cowperthwaite families. Read his account of the ride.
Follow our novice rider Victoria Mercer and her horse Only Paddy as they embark on their journey, as total beginners, in the wonderful world of endurance riding…
Our March Monthly Star, Emma Pleasance, explains what she loves about endurance riding
This is the third in a series of monthly ‘pin-ups’ featuring EGB members and their horses. January features Hannah Wilkins, a South-West Group member, and her horse Sugar.
This is the second in a series of monthly ‘pin-ups’ featuring EGB members and their horses. December features Charis Denham and her horse The Red Viscount (Noodle).