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WHSC Honington Show 2014

The Warwickshire Hunt Supporters Club held their annual show on 12th July in Honington. It was our second year as official photographers and the second year that we’ve come away somewhat sunburned! It was another well-turned out show and everyone seemed to be enjoying themselves. The action was spread over four rings and had everything from Fancy Dress through to …

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Hartshill Riding Club May

Despite some ominous weather forecasts, the day remained dry for the second of Hartshill Riding Club’s summer shows. The day consisted of 5 rings of activity featuring show jumping, dressage, mini jumping and showing. We were unfortunately short-staffed so had to miss a couple of rings – if we missed you, please accept our apologies. As normal, the photos can …

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Hartshill Riding Club January

This weekend we paid our first visit to Hartshill Riding Club to cover their winter series. Saturday saw the first dressage contest of the year. I have to say what a lovely group of people you all are – it was an absolute pleasure to be there (despite the cold weather!)┬áThe dressage photos are now online and can be found …

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Trailblazer Show Jumping Qualifiers at High Cross

High Cross equestrian centre played host to the Trailblazers Show Jumping Qualifiers and we were there to photograph all of the action. The weather started off gloriously, but the cloud built up throughout the morning in a most ominous manner. The forecast had predicted rain at noon, but they were wrong: it didn’t rain until 12:10! And boy, did it …

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High Cross Show Jumping, 11 March

It seems an absolute age since we were last at High Cross Equestrian Centre to photograph the show jumping and what a pleasant surprise to find the weather so wonderful! Glorious sunshine greeted a good turn out of riders. Since the weather was fine, and I am recovering from a back injury, we decided to work from our converted ambulance …

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High Cross Show Jumping – 29 Jan 2012

It was a cold, frosty and misty start to today’s action at High Cross Equestrian Centre, Leicestershire. After a scarily quite start (only 2 competitors in the Clear Round!) things soon picked up. It turned out to be one of the busiest days at High Cross in a long, long time.  

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High Cross Unaffiliated Show Jumping – 15 Jan 2012

Unaffiliated Show Jumping photos from High Cross Equestrian Centre, Leicestershire Despite being incredibly cold, we were blessed with wonderful winter sunshine for today’s unaffiliated show jumping at High Cross Equestrian Centre. There was a reasonable turn out and some very close competition to keep things lively. Unfortunately there were two rather nasty falls, although thankfully no one needed medical assistance. …

Show jumping at High Cross in 2012

It was great to be back at High Cross Equestrian Centre in Leicestershire to photograph the first of the SEIB Trailblazer and UK Riders show jumping qualifiers rounds for 2012. It was a bit of a quiet start to the new year, with surprisingly few riders making the most of the wonderful winter sunshine. Congratulations to Emma Oakden on her …

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Show Jumping at High Cross Equestrian- 27 November

High Cross Equestrian Centre held the last of it’s unaffiliated show jumping days for 2011 and we were there to cover all of the action. It was incredibly windy at the start of the day, with fences being blown down by the gusts! Fortunately, the weather was fine with some lovely late-autumn sunshine to brighten the day. There was a …

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Show jumping photos from High Cross

High Cross Show Jumping. Today we were photographing the show jumping at High Cross Equestrian Centre for what seems the first time in a long, long time! It was great to see so many competitors taking part in each of the classes. It is quite a while since I’ve seen High Cross so busy. The weather was a little bit …