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Olympia Qualifiers

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BENBREAC OF CROILA - Melanie Stanford - Qualified Royal Windsor 2019

Benbreac of Croila is a cream dun highland stallion, ridden by Matthew Cooper, owned by Melanie Stanford, Finglands Stud, bred by the late Cameron Ormiston and produced from home at our small stud in East Yorkshire where we breed highland ponies.

Following his RIHS supreme and HOYS win last year we made the decision to have a quiet year with Benbreac. He has only done a couple of shows - Royal Windsor where he qualified for Olympia and Midland Counties where he qualified for HOYS for the 6th consecutive year.

 

To win the championship again at Royal Windsor was so incredibly special. He has twice been crowned M&M Supreme in-hand champion at Windsor and now he has twice been crowned M&M ridden champion too!

 

This will be the 4th time Benbreac has qualified for Olympia and has stood best of breed on all his previous visits. 

 We have owned Breac since a yearling and he is such an incredibly special pony - he is our pony of a lifetime.

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HIGHLAND CHIEF OF TALISKER - Amber Thorpe - Qualified Suffolk Show 2019

Highland Chief of Talisker, an 8 yr old Highland Stallion bred by Kate Hawes and ridden by his Suffolk based owner Amber Thorpe, has had an outstanding season in only his second year under saddle. This year the pair qualified for The Royal International Horse Show in the Young Riders Intermediate section and the Open Highland/Fell/Dale finals. They also took the first Horse of the Year Show qualifier of the year. 

In the blistering heat of the Royal International Amber and Junior, as he is known at home, won both the PUK Young Rider AND Highland/Fell/Dales Finals before taking the overall Reserve Young Rider title. The following day they lifted the Supreme M&M title, giving Amber a birthday to remember.  Theyqualified for Olympia by taking the direct qualifier at their local Suffolk County Show. Other accoladesinclude winning the NPS Black Country ridden finals at the National Pony Society Championships and Young Rider Supreme at BSPS HeritageChampionships.

 

 

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CASHELBAY ROCKET - Mr Robert Fallon - Qualified Mid Herts 2019

Cashelbay Rocket is a Class 1, 10 year old grey stallion, Tested N/N for HWSD.

He is owned and bred by Robbie and Barbara Fallon of Cashelbay Stud, Athenry, Co. Galway

Cashelbay Rocket is by the prolific Cashelbay Cruise, his dam, Cashelbay Misty is an Ashfield Bobby Sparrow Mare, who won in the Dublin Horse Show amongst others.

Cashelbay Rocket has had a very successful ridden career in both Ireland and the U.K most notably winning:

  • Supreme Ridden Champion at Clifden (2015)
  • Royal Windsor,and Hickstead, in 2018,
  • Winner of the Ridden M&M Class in the Horse of the Year Show in 2018,
  • Winning Ridden M&M Large Breed class and the Ridden M&M Championship at the Northern Irish Festival 2019
  • Winning Champion Ridden Connemara in the RDS Dublin Horse Show 2019
Winning the Ridden Stallion Class at Clifden 2019

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COLBY SILVER SPRITE - Sam Roberts - Qualified Hickstead Derby 2019

9 Year old Gelding

Bred by Gemma Trevenna & Owned & Ridden by Sam Roberts

Sprite has had a fantastic season. He started with a Win at Royal Windsor, 1st & Reserve in the Olympia qualifier at Suffolk County & the same result at Bath & West show. The highlight of the season was at Hickstead Derby where he won & was Olympia Champion in the Main Ring, He loved it in the main arena and moved so well across the ground. He was also Champion at Cheshire County. Winner at South of England, NPS area 14, 2nd at RIHS (Top B) and 3rd at HOYS.

He also competes successfully at Affiliated British Dressage at Novice & Elementary levels qualifying for Regional & other finals. He is a favourite with everyone who knows him. We are very excited about Olympia and the magical Christmas spirit it has

 

 

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CADLANVALLEY BUZBY - Hayley Grota - Qualified Welsh Ch 2019

10 year old stallion sire Russetwood Elation dam Stockham Domino 

Buzby was bred by my parents Howell

& Yvonne Davies & myself Hayley Grota and ridden by my 14 year old daughter Libby.  

This is the 3rd time Buzby will compete at Olympia, he was runner up here last year & best of breed section B.

A few of his wins 2019-not been over shown due to stud duties & his semen being exported world wide. 

HOYS Champions Midland Counties, 

Brynserion Ridden Section B final winners for the third time.

Supreme M&M BSPS Summer Champs

Supreme BSPS Wales

Supreme Welsh Pony & Cob Society Gwent

Buzby over the years has achieved every major championship as a ridden pony being ridden champion Royal Welsh, Champion at HOYS, Champion Royal International he’s given Libby 2 amazing seasons so Olympia 2019 will be his last appearance as a ridden pony he’ll spend the rest of his days out the field with his 

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DYFFRYNGWY SIR PICASSO - Emma Boardman - Qualified Westmorland County 2019

Dyffryngwy Sir Picasso bred by Gwyneth Griffiths is by the very successful stallion Trevallion Picasso out of Pennal Sian owned by Babs Ruchwaldy and Emma Boardman he is now 9 we have owned him since he was 6 months old and bought him out of Brightwells cob sales.

 Picasso has been a pony of a life time he qualified for Olympia at his first ever ridden show as a four year old, since then he’s won at the Royal International, The Royal Highland , The Royal Three counties , Great Yorkshire , Royal Lancs and Royal welsh he won at Horse of the year show last year and won again this year and was reserve champion.

 He qualified for Olympia this year at Westmorland county show, he’s not only a show animal he likes to go on farm rides go jumping and does dressage so he leads a very varied life he’s a happy pony and likes to please and I feel very lucky to own him.

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SHILSTONE ROCKS NORTH WESTERLY - Lynda Calcutt - Qualified BSPS Heritage Ch 2019

Windy gained his ticket at the Heritage show hot on the heels of winning HOYS for the 3rd time, 2016, 2018 and 2019. He competed in the Cuddy final in 2015 and 2017. This is his last season under saddle and he has qualified for the three majors, RIHS, HOYS and Olympia. He will now concentrate on fathering more beautiful offspring and in hand showing. His stock has already shown great success in the ring. It has been an honour to have Chloe Chubb as his jockey since he was a 5 year old and I can’t thank her enough. 

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ROWFANTINA OLD ROMANTIC - Mandy Burchall-Small - Qualified Heritage Ch 2019

Romeo is a homebred welsh section A who still lives with Mandy Burchell Small at White Rose Farm. Romeo had a successful ridden career as a four-year-old qualifying for HOYS at his first attempt. He then took a year out to fulfil stud duties at Rowfantina Stud where he sired some lovely yearlings. He returned to his ridden career early this year:  he started his season at the winter champs where he claimed two big championship titles, he also was champion at Derbyshire festival, supreme at NPS area 20 and claimed two more championship titles at the NPS summer champs. He was also placed at both RIHS and HOYS. In leisure time he enjoys going cross country schooling, hacking around the village and starring longingly down the valley at his mares.

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KAYBROOK MIDNIGHT COMET - Karyn Thomas - Qualified BSPS Heritage Ch 2019

Kaybrook Midnight Comet is a 9 yr old Welsh Section D Stallion by Trefaes Black Flyer.

Bred by Mrs Helen Worth at the Kaybrook Stud and purchased by Mrs Karyn Thomas in 2014 as a 4 yr old serving stallion to be produced from their home in Staffordshire.

Throughout the year Comet has only competed in a handful of shows having collected his RIHS & HOYS qualification by May. He then went to pick up his Olympia qualification at the BSPS Heritage Championship Show.

Comet has been a very consistent pony from his novice season in 2017 where he qualified for RIHS & HOYS to 2018 and 2019 where he qualified for RIHS/HOYS & Olympia.

Comet is a performer and enjoys being under the spotlight. We are all looking forward to the return visit to Olympia to watch Comet and Ellena Thomas perform. 

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REKCILF MR MONTAGU - Mrs W V Dunn - Qualified BSPS Heritage Ch 2019

Rekcilf (pronounced wreck-keel- f ) known at home as Gu-i (pronounced gooey ) is a 4 year old home bred, Dartmoor Stallion who has had the most amazing first season! He was started by Jennifer Cowan at the end of 2018 and has gone from strength to strength. He has actually been shown lightly this year, yet he has competed at HOYS and won his Picton final at NPS Champs. He is ridden by Jennifer, who lives 2 minutes away, and he is produced from home. He has his first foal on the ground this year and we are very excited for the two home bred foals due by him in 2020.

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STOWBROOK RED KITE - Davinia Johnson - Qualified BSPS Heritage Ch 2019

Stowbrook Red Kite 

10year old exmoor gelding out of Stowbrook Jenny Wren (previous Olympia winner) by Blackthorn Sea Poacher. 

Owned & ridden by Davinia Johnson 

Kitey as he’s known at home, was bought 3years ago from Katy Marriott Payne. 

Over our time together we have achieved the following; qualified for RIHS three times,  HOYs and now Olympia. We’ve also had numerous championships, including reserve champion at Westmorland show in the Olympia direct. We also contest the workers winning for first affiliated open workers at bsps heritage champs and reserve champion. 

 It will be a first time visit to Olympia for both Kitey and I.  I’m very excited yet nervous at the same time but with the fantastic support from Sara Parrot and Craig Elenor, am sure we will be more than ready to ride under the Christmas lights at Olympia.

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HYWI THE ENFORCER - Iysha Pitman  - Qualified BSPS Heritage Ch 2019

Hywi the enforcer aka Eric is a 7 year old stallion by moorcroft the master . Previous to his ridden career he was a bronze & silver medal winner in hand. Also sire to successful stock. In his first full season last year he qualified for hoys & Olympia. This year doing the same. He won & was champion at north of England qualifying for hoys. Won the brynseion ridden C final at national welsh & Qualified for royal international on his only attempt then going on to win the direct qualifier at heritage champs for Olympia. Eric has been on loan to me since November 2017 where he has become part of the family. He has the biggest personality & is always putting a smile on peoples faces.


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CLANMILLS JEWEL IN THE CROWN - Cassie Regan - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019

Clanmill Jewel in the Crown

Owned & Ridden by Cassie Regan

5 Year Old Welsh B. 

I bought Jewels as a yearling and he was shown successfully a handful of times as a youngster. The dream was always to have him as a ridden pony and he’s come to the fore this year under saddle under the charge of the talented Sam Roberts. This is his first season under saddle and I cannot believe the year he’s had! Winning at BSPS Winter Champs, Winner of 2 RIHS Qualifiers, Champion at BSPS Summer champs. He won the HOYS Qualifier at National Welsh Show & was 8th at Horse of the Year Show, which was brilliant. Never in my wildest dreams did I think he would qualify to compete at Olympia and I can’t thank Sam enough for what she has done with him! I am really excited; as I love the show & this will be my first time riding there.

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WELLBROW DIPLOMAT - Zoe Marsden - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019 

Wellbrow Diplomat is a 9 year old black Fell stallion by Heltondale Mountain Mist II x Heltondale Duchess who myself and my sister Louise Garforth have owned since a yearling.

Following a successful inhand career we backed Dippy and found that he loves to jump so we contested novice working hunter classes alongside novice ridden classes.  2018 was his first year in Open classes and ridden by his regular jockey Hayley Reynolds they qualified for HOYS at the Royal Norfolk Show where they were section champion and Silver Medal Champion in the same day.

Dippy’s highlights this year include being placed at the Royal International before qualifying for HOYS at the New Forest Show where he also stood champion.  In September we headed to the FPS Southern Breed show where he gained his Semi Final ticket and was Ridden Champion and overall Reserve Supreme.  After being placed at HOYS again this year Hayley and Dippy topped off an incredible season qualifying for Olympia at the BSPS Heritage Champs. 

Dippy is an absolute pleasure to own and has a home with us for life.  We are so proud of everything he has achieved and as Hayley has qualified 2 ponies for Olympia this year I am delighted and very excited to fulfil my lifetime ambition of riding my pony of a lifetime myself at the biggest show of the year.

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LEDRITH NEMESIS - Aimee Stunt - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019
 
Lledrith Nemesis is a 6year old stallion bred by Stacey Cuddy and ridden by Chloe Lemiux. 

This year has been Nemos first full season in the show ring where he has been expertly ridden by Sam Roberts. Nemos had a super year picking up many wins, taking 7th at royal international in the working hunter final and 8th in the open A’s at horse of the year show, aswell as winning a bronze medal inhand. All this combined with dressage and stud duties.

The highlight of the year has to be our day at heritage champs where he won the Olympia qualifier, champion ri 2020 qualifier and was reserve supreme of show.

We are looking forward to starting Christmas off at Olympia!

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GLOVES BLAKEHILL WILLIAM - Elle Kivlochan - Qualified at BSPS Summer Champs 2019

This will be William's second appearance at Olympia and he is only his second season of showing. 

Both years he has qualified on a direct Qualifier; In 2019 he was Champion at Kent County show and this year he was Champion in the direct Olympia qualifier at the BSPS summer championships. 

In just two seasons William has had an amazing start to his showing career including a 2nd, 4th and 6th at the Royal International and 4th at Horse of the Year Show. He finished just one mark out of the top 10 at Olympia last year. 

He does not just have an exceptional showing record but he is also the kindest person, he enjoys a varied life of hacking, jumping and regular trips to the gallops too.

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OKEDENE JUSTIN - Lesley Cook - Qualifed at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019 
 
I bought Justin over a year ago. 

I was contacted by Hayley who owned him originally as she wanted to keep track of him. I was recovering from an accident at the time and asked Hayley if she would like to do the Hoys qualifiers and ride at the final. Hayley rode him for his previous owners and qualified him for Hoys twice before. The pair qualified on their first attempt of the season at Derbyshire Festival, he then went to Hayley before Hoys and they won the New forest class which was just amazing. They then went on to qualify at the heritage champs for Olympia winning a very strong New forest direct qualifier. 

I’ve been to Hoys with our hack but this is my first time at Olympia 

His past is an interesting story. 

He was bought by Hayley as a 3year colt out of an allotment in Leeds city centre for just £260 having been advertised as project pony on Facebook! 

He has really come full circle and has a “rags to riches” story and throughly deserves all his success!

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CREE MARVIN - Katherine Bowling-Hartenfeld - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019 
 
Cree Marvin. 8 year old gelding.  Owned and Ridden by Katherine Bowling-Hartenfeld. 

Having purchased Marvin as a four year old, he has had some fantastic results. He has been novice, restricted and open champion at BSPS championship shows. He has won too many major shows and championships to mention, and qualified HOYS in 2017 and in 2019 by standing champion at Monmouth show. He qualified RIHS in 2018 at his first qualifier where he stood 7th at the final.

Marvin is lovely inside, and out. He is the kindest most loving pony to have at home, and we will enjoy our time at olympia.

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MENAI EUROSTAR - Karen Johnson - Qualified at Countryside Live 2019

Menai Eurostar topped an incredible season by taking the championship and qualifying for Olympia at Countryside Live. With boggy ground and testing going he performed flawlessly throughout. 

Following two reserve championships, one at Hickstead Derby and the other at BSPS Wales he finally clinched the elusive spot! 

We’ve made fabulous memories this year winning three HOYS qualifiers at the South of England, NCPA Staffordshire & North of England, taking two championships and a reserve. He also won the Royal Welsh Stallion class for the second time. 

In between showing Clare & GB enjoy dressage, they train with Herefordshire based David Pincus, GB enjoys the discipline and challenges within his training and competition. 

He’s incredibly special to us all, the comedian that he is, and we are delighted he will be privileged enough to compete at Olympia again.

His usual other half Clare Fitch will partner him at the final. 

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FIRLE RICARDO - Joanne Stone - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019

Firle Ricardo or ‘The Special One’ as he is affectionately known  is a 5 year old Shetland Stallion ridden by the talented young jockey Grace Litherland.
Bred by my friend Debbie Barr he spent his formative years on the Sussex Downs before joining me at the tail end of last year. From the very first moment that I saw Ricardo I knew that he was exceptional and this year has certainly proved that.
We started out with a couple of successful outings In-hand to gain some experience before embarking out under saddle. Ricardo’s ridden career started off equally as successful with a nice few novice wins during the winter.
This year has been truly incredible qualifying for Royal International, HOYS and now Olympia.
At home he is an absolute pleasure and certainly has the most beautiful personality which comes to light in the show ring where he loves to perform.
Excited is an understatement as we really can’t wait to watch him and Grace strut their stuff under the Christmas Lights at the wonderful show that is Olympia.

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DROGEDA VALENTINO - Rachel Cooper - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019 
 
Drogeda Valentino, bred by Malcolm Peaty, was purchased in July from Amy Simcox after Aimee Devane handpicked him out as a perfect pony for myself.

Tino had a long and successful in hand career before he was purchased through the cob sales in 2016 for a career change. He was broken at nine and brought on slowly. 

2019 marked his first season contesting as an open pony. He won the first HOYS qualifier of the year before standing third at the final, as well as qualifying for RIHS and Olympia. He also picked up wins at NPS and BSPS Heritage champs and second at the Royal Welsh (my first ride on him in  the ring - what an experience!)

This will be Tino’s first visit to Olympia and the second time I have come up against my brother in this class.

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WALSTEAD GUINESS - Vanessa Clark - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019 

Guiness has been knocking on the door of Olympia having had 2 reserve championships in the straight through classes. Therefore, I am delighted that he has got an opportunity to compete and represent his breed at Olympia, which he truly deserves. He combines junior classes with open and had a very successful year, last year, winning the large breed class at the Royal International and being Supreme Junior at the Heritage Show ridden by my god daughter Annabel Drake.  He is a real family pony at home enjoying his hacking and trips to the beach.  

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NIPNA GOLDEN POPPY - Hannah Sheldon - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019 

Nipna Golden Poppy was Bred by Julie Pennell, and has been owned by Hannah Sheldon since she was 6 months old.  She has shown successfully in hand with multiple wins and championships at Royal Cheshire County and a win at Royal Windsor.  She was also a Hoys finalist in 2018 and was placed 7th at Hoys in 2019.   Poppy has been with Sarah Parker since February to develop her ridden career and has gone from strength to strength in that time

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GRISEBURN FAYE - Gillian Simpson - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019 
 
Griseburn Faye, bred by Helen Horn, owned by Gill Simpson, we have owned Faye since a 3yro, she had a successful novice year and has had two previous successful open years qualifying for HOYS both years.

Faye came out late this season due to me having a baby but we decided to do a few later qualifiers. Aimee Devane qualified her for HOYS for the third year running at Stoneleigh, the second time qualifying at that show!

Aimee also qualified Faye at the BSPS Heritage champs but I will get the ride (lucky me!!) This will be mine and Fayes first visit to Olympia. I can’t wait to get back in the ring for the first time this year.

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LUNESDALE DIXIE - Christina Gough - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019 

Lunesdale Dixie is without a doubt my pony of a life time. We have owned Dixie since 2015. In this time we have both achieved some wonderful and very memorable results. Dixie has qualified for RIHS, HOYS and Olympia every year gaining best of breed there last term. 

Dixie is the most charming stallion to own, an absolute school master; always performing in the ring and never letting me down. He has an abundance of fans, and is know far and wide. 

A certain yard favourite at home in Cheshire where he is stabled and produced by the Jinks Show Team, he spends most of his time hacking, however most importantly leading out the youngsters throughout the winter down the roads and lanes. He is simply everyone's best friend.

It is an honour and privilege to have qualified for Olympia for the fourth consecutive year, and I look forward to representing the Fell pony and hopefully doing everyone and Dixie proud.


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LOTUSPOINT CASSIUS - Rachel Brightmore - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019 

Cass is a 12yr old gelding bred by the late John Hodgson and his wife Christine of the Lotuspoint stud. He joined us in April last year where he was purchased over the phone as a stallion still running out with his mares! He was gelded straight away and soon became the most perfect child’s pony introducing Olivia into the first ridden classes at the age of 7, successfully taking her to HOYs and RIHS, and winning many championships along the way!! The pair qualified for Olympia at the Heritage Champs where they stepped up into the open classes and proving they can hold there own amongst the older, more experienced jockeys they had a very successful show with two championship titles and a supreme! Although Cass has been to Olympia once before this will be Olivia’s first ever time visiting let alone competing and she is beyond excited to be taking her best boy where I’m sure she will go and have lots of fun and get into the Christmas spirit! She can’t wait!! 

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GREENHOLME WARBLER - Claire Wigley - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019 

Greenholme Warbler, Wally senior to his friends and family is a 15-year-old fell stallion bred by Mr Bill Potter Cumbria out of Teabay Duchess and by the well known stallion Linnel Reynard.

After being a stud stallion for a number of years Wally was successfully shown before he came to live with us as a 7-year-old.

Wally has the sunniest of temperments making him a privilege to own and with this has become a firm favourite within the family and anybody who meets him.

After taking semi-retirement 3 years ago Wally decided that it actually wasn’t time to hang up his bridle just yet and with this made a few limited appearances over the season at our favourite shows expertly ridden as always by his long term partner Katy Marriott Payne.

Wally smashed all expectations with a fabulous 2nd placement at Three Counties and wins at Lincoln County, Great Yorkshire and then taking 2nd place at HOYS.

To qualify for Olympia after all that he achieved this season in such a strong breed class was out of this world and just confirmed to us even more so what a special pony Wally is.

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SKELLORN ROYAL ANNIVERSARY - Victoria Oakes - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019

Skellorn Royal Anniversary or Andy as he is known at home. He came to me as a weaned foal, having always loved his mum Skellorn Barbie Doll and his dad Skellorn Bronze Soldier, I was so pleased his breeder Kerry Wainwright allowed me to have him.

I hoped he would be my little superstar. I broke him in at 4 and turned away to mature on.

He has only done a handful of shows but has always had an amazing temperament and attitude. This led to him going off to Steve Dent and being the "Princess” pony in the Netflix series Free Rein.

He qualified RIHS  at his first show this year by winning Staffs County and finished a credible 7th at RIHS.

Qualifying him for Olympia is a dream come true because he is so special to me, we are very excited to go and see Santa!

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MALLARDS WOOD APOLLO - Victoria Edwards-Sonnex - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019

Bred by Robert Maton and coming from some of the best forest bred supreme champions, Apollo was destined for a career as a stud stallion at The Mallards Wood stud in the New Forest. 

We spotted Apollo by chance at the stud running with his mares and instantly fell in love with his temperament. We believed he would make a tremendous ridden pony and after convincing Robert the same he was expertly broken by Sam Roberts.  He took to his new job with ease and enjoyment. 

Having started the season as a novice pony he has exceeded all our expectations qualifying for and being placed in three classes at the RIHS, standing 5th at HOYS and now qualifying Olympia. 

Apollo is a true gentleman and much loved member of the family.  Qualifying for Olympia is a dream come true and we cannot wait to ride around that magical arena together! 

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LLANARTH FAIR LADY - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019 

Llanarth Fair Lady is an outstanding 6yr old dun mare who has has been an absolute pleasure to own. She was purchased as a foal from the Llanarth stud and sold to Geraint & Jess Hughes. She enjoyed a successful in hand career as a youngster before being broken as a 4yr old. A big, deep bodied mare, bursting with talent, she had 2 successful years at novice level with Zara Owen as well as competing in working hunter classes as a 4 & 5 year old. Spring 2019 Cookie headed to Katy Marriott Payne where she gained 2 HOYS tickets, open and junior before qualifying for Olympia at the heritage championships. She was sold for the highest at Brightwells cob sales in November with her ride at Olympia, and has gone to the best of homes with the Alford’s. We wish them the best of luck and we are sure this mare has so much more to give. 

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DUNEDIN MCSPORRAN - Christopher Grant - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Ch 2019 

Dunedin McSporran is a seven year old Highland Gelding by Dunedin Marksman out of Ballinhills Thumberlina. 

Bred by Anne Mitchell in Stirlingshire, Mum and I bought him as a yearling and left him to mature in the fields at home in Northumberland as a youngster. Known as Spud at home, he has always been one we have looked forward to getting out on the circuit. 

Broken in at home, he has been lightly shown under saddle as a six and seven year old and we have been delighted with his results. This year he has competed in both Novice and Open classes and qualifying for Olympia at the Heritage Show has rounded off a super season. This will be Spud’s first major championship show appearance and a first visit to Olympia myself and we are very much looking forward to the occasion. 

 

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BOYNE GIRL - Jane Andrews - Qualifed at BSPS Heritage Champs 2019 

Won and qualified for RIHS first attempt at BSPS Area 9B. This was our first show together. Finished joint 2nd at RIHS. 

Won and qualified for HOYS @ New Forest County Show. Also went overall supreme in hand. 

Finished highest placed mare at HOYS 2019 

Supreme m&m in hand at Romsey Show. 

Won and qualified for Olympia direct at Bsps heritage champs. 

LYNUCK THE SHOWMAN - Lynn Scott - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Champs 2019 

Lynuck The Showman “perfect peanut” as he is know to many. Ridden by Rebecca Penny, owned and bred by Lynn Scott and produced from home by her daughter Emma. Some of his results include...

Royal Windsor winner for 3 consecutive years, taking the championship in 2018.

HOYS winner 2019

Winner of the section c’s @ the heritage championships qualifying for Olympia. In previous years, he’s been 2nd, 3rd and 10th.

We are very much looking forward to Olympia, it’s one of our favourite shows of the year. 

 

ELLISTER ISLAY SPRUCE - Julie Barton - Qualified at Royal Bath and West 2019 

Six year old stallion ridden by Rebecca Penny when he qualified at Royal Bath and West Show. Ridden at Olympia by Leon King as Rebecca is riding a Welsh C she also qualified.

Qualified for HOYS at Stoneleigh and qualified for the second year for Cuddy International at Royal Norfolk. He was third for the second year running at HOYS in the in-hand final.

He came to my yard to be broken and sold. I loved him and bought him three years ago.

At the NPS Championships this year he was champion Highland breed ridden and also champion Highland breed champion. Silver medal ridden final winner and also silver medal in-hand final winner.

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CARGARSAR SILVER PHANTOM - Sara Dowdeswell - Qualified at Kent County 2019 

Cargarsar Silver phantom (SpringfieldPark Dotcom x Tonllyn rose shadow ) 9 year old palomino welsh section C stallion, bred by Carol Simmonds and owned by Sara Dowdeswell.

Gaz has been with me since he was a five year old and has had an impressive career  regularly winning at county shows and qualifying for Hoys . He was best of breed at Olympia last year finishing 8th overall, and this year booked his place by being Champion at Kent County show. 

He has a wonderful temperament and is a real character at our yard loved by everyone who meets him ! We are both looking forward to our time at Olympia , my favourite show of the year ! 

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BRYNITHON PARRAGON - Keely Orchard - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Champs 2019


Brynithon Parragon is an 8-year-old Welsh Cob Stallion owned by Keely Orchard.

‘Harry’ as he’s known at home has been with me since purchasing him from Brightwells sales as a 3-year-old in 2014. Harry was bought as a future ridden pony and he certainly has achieved all my hopes and expectations.

Brought on slowly as a novice over the previous two years, 2019 has been his first full open season in which he gained his HOYS ticket on his first attempt and was also crowned Silver Medal Champion at NPS Champs garnering his Gold Medal.

Qualifying for Olympia at the Heritage Championships certainly was a day to remember and a few tears of sheer delight were shed. I can’t thank my pony of a lifetime for all his achievements and will be so proud to watch him at the magical show that is Olympia.

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SYNOD REILLY - Deborah Barr - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Champs 2019 

Owned and ridden by Debbie Barr.

7yr gelding qualified Olympia 2019 at the Heritage Champs, Reilly was bought as a just backed 4yr, he has real Welsh character and is a real allrounder. Very lightly shown as a 5yr novice, 2018 qualified RI and Hoys Junior, 2019 he qualified RI, HOYS where he finished 3rd and now Olympia.

He has only competed a handful of flat classes this season as he has been concentrated more on Workers.  He is usually ridden by my daughter Alice, who is in New Zealand working for the winter, so I get the ride, my first ride in the ring since spring last year. 

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FIRLE GIOGIO - Deborah Barr - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Champs 2019 

Owned and bred by Debbie Barr, ridden by Sophie Turner.

Qualified Olympia 2019 at Heritage Champs.

Ginger George as he is known at home due to his amazing chestnut colour, his temperament is outstanding a real small kids pony.   He is home bred which has made it more special that he has qualified this year being his second season under saddle, he qualified RI this season and finished 3rd.

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WORTLEY GOLCAR LILY - Gillian Simpson - Qualified at BSPS Heritage Champs 2019 

Lily is owned and bred by Gillian Simpson and ridden by Aimee Devane from the Follywood Show Team.

This season she qualified for Olympia after winning the breed class at BSPS Heritage Champs.

She was also Supreme at the BSPS Summer Champs in the Heritage Champion of Champions

She qualified for HOYs at the New Forest Show and this year was her 3rd appearance at the final.

Last year she won the Shearwater M&M supreme ridden at NPS Summer Champs and took HOYS champion at Monmouthshire Show. 

THISTLEDOWN SAN SIRO - Sharon Wilson 

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