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Equine 24Jul 2014

Double first for Dymock’s Ryan at Championships at Hartpury

Double first for Dymock’s Ryan at Championships at Hartpury

Ryan Gwilliam from Dymock achieved a Double First at the hugely successful Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA) National Championships held at Hartpury.

Having qualified at the Mid-West Regional Championships at Marlborough in May, Ryan - a pupil at Alderman Knight School in Tewkesbury - was competing for the second year running.

He was placed equal first in his Countryside Challenge with a high score of 87.75% and first in his Introduction to Dressage Test with 68.8%. He was then presented with two trophies.

With participants from all over the UK, including Northern Ireland, there was keen competition in all disciplines.

Fourteen-year-old Ryan has been with the Maisemore RDA Group for the past four and a half years and was riding the Group’s pony, Billy.

30 Sep 2016 Equine

Equine Academy Trip to Belgium

Our Equine Academy are currently in Belgium for two weeks supporting members who are competing at an International SJ competition. Content provided by Phillipa Winters -www.hartpury.ac.uk/belgium


19 Sep 2016 Equine

Addington awaits as Hartpury Equine students qualify for major national show

Two Hartpury students will have the chance to shine on the national showjumping stage after putting in impressive performances at Bicton Arena in Devon.

07 Sep 2016 Equine

Fresh faced former Hartpury student racing to success

A former Hartpury student is on track to become the youngest racehorse trainer in the country.

23 Aug 2016 Equine

Masters students enjoy French foray thanks to equine research

Are horses more motivated by nurture or nibbles?! A Hartpury postgraduate student has been sharing her research on equine rewards at an international conference in France.