2014 News Archive
News Update - 2014
The Pleasure Pairs Trophy has been introduced this year (the Pleasure Ride Trophy is having a year off)
This is open to associate members and full members of EGB. Horse and rider must be registered by emailing the EGB office.
All national pleasure rides of up to 36km are eligible and both the horses must complete the ride successfully at a speed of 8kph to 12kph. For full details please see here
New Team of three trophy for full members of EGB.
Open to teams of 3 horse/ rider combinations, teams must be registered by the 1st May.
One horse to be limited to distances under 45k, the other two horses to be limited to distances under 66k (single day) or 85k (multiday). Best 5 results to count
Riding Club and Pony Club members can now register as CLUB riders and then they can enter national rides online all year.
For more details please see here http://endurancegb.co.uk/main/Joining/Club-Membership
News from the 2014 Endurance GB AGM and Prize Giving
Kerry Dawson - elected on to the Board of Directors of Endurance GB - Congratulations to Kerry we know she will do us proud.
Prize Winners were:
5th Oreci de Tenelles Jeanette Bennett
12th Ghalib Zafir Julie & Emma Martin
16th Silva Quartz Emma & Julie Martin
46th Ballydoolagh Alfie Jeni Gilbert
48th Kernow Sasparilla Tigs Gordon
Young Rider Championship
6th Basford Showman Amber Sole
23rd Cwyntai Kahil Tess Wheldon
Green Dragon Lane Trophy
2nd The Other West Riding Team: Ghalib Zafir, Silva Quartz, Ballydoolagh Alfie, Flurrie and their other halves Julie Martin, Emma Martin and Jeni Gilbert
Cairo Trophy - best Part Bred Arab, points from all types of rides
3rd Silva Quartz Emma Martin
Mesaoud Trophy - best Pure Bred Arab, points from all types of rides
3rd Oreci de Tenelles Jeanette Bennett
Pitchford Trophy, highpoint native
1st Ballydoolagh Alfie Jeni Gilbert
2nd Steele Independent Anne Anderson
Arab Horse Society Rosettes - for the best performing horses sired by a Premium Stallion
3rd Silva Quartz sire Silva Dollar Emma Martin
3,200km Orecie de Tenelles Jeanette Bennett
1,600km Zoe's Flight Beverley Corrigan
800km Silva Quartz Emma Martin
400km Abbery Cornish Messenger Heidi Clark
Ballydoolagh Alfie Jeni Gilbert
Congratulations to all the above.
Photo by Kerry Dawson