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NZ's best head to Takapoto for top competition

COVID-19 may be putting a halt to fluid offshore travel but that hasn’t stopped an international flavour at Takapoto Estate Show Jumping. New Zealand&rsq...

Queen Quinara rules at North Island champs

Annabel Francis’ winning roll continues, this time taking the quinella in the North Island title in the POLi Payments Premier League at the Egmont A&P...

Big names chase national championship titles

There are some rather big names in the record-breaking 520-plus horses and riders at the Tavendale and Partners’ New Zealand National Jumping and Show Hun...

Taupo teen takes World Cup final

Taupo teen Annabel Francis grabbed an impressive double today taking out both the POLi Payments FEI World Cup (NZ) final and series in an action-packed class at...

Top Kiwi showjumpers chase NZ World Cup Final honours

The final of New Zealand’s highest-ranked showjumping series is stacking up to be a real head-to-head amongst the nation’s best riders. The POLi Pa...

Francis flies to victory in World Cup qualifier

Taupo teen Annabel Francis has added another solid win to her tally with victory in the POLi Payments FEI World Cup Qualifier at the MetalForm Central and South...

Plenty to chase at World Cup qualifier

It’s an 11-strong field filled with quality that lines up in the POLi Payments FEI World Cup at the Central and Southern Hawke’s Bay Showjumping Cha...

Mighty McIntosh on fire in Taupo

A forward and flowing course was just the ticket for Olympian and World Championship rider Samantha McIntosh who this evening won the fourth round of the New Ze...

Top class field for Taupo World Cup qualifier

New Zealand’s best showjumpers are heading to Taupo this week for the Christmas Classic World Cup Show. It’s getting to the business end of the POL...

Record numbers head to Young Horse Champs

New Zealand’s future superstars are heading to Hawke’s Bay this week for the 2020 National Young Horse Jumping Championships with a record 510 horse...

Francis flies to victory in World Cup qualifier

Taupo teen Annabel Francis has ticked off one of her big goals for the season with a win in a very competitive POLi Payments FEI World Cup qualifier at the Feil...

Fitzsimon World Cup Hat Trick at Hawera

It’s three from three for West Melton showjumper Tegan Fitzsimon who with Windermere Cappuccino won the POLi Payments FEI World Cup Qualifier at the Egmon...

Horse of the Year: Wicked win in Pro-Am

Matamata’s Vicki Prendergast and Selena C won their first ever Horse of the Year title when they took out the Pro-Am Rider of the Year yesterday at the La...

Country’s greatest equestrians honoured in Hastings

Some of New Zealand’s greatest ever riders have been honoured at the inaugural Equestrian Sports New Zealand Hall of Fame. Sir Mark Todd KNZM CBE, Andrew...

Horse of the Year: Saba Sam Shield won by Tasman West Coast

One of the most exciting competitions at Horse of the Year yesterday was one of the last of the day. The two-round Saba Sam Shield pony teams competition was w...

Olympians in the Ribbons at Land Rover Horse of the Year

Olympian Clarke Johnstone had a good start to his Land Rover Horse of the Year show in 2019 when he took out the Horse 1.30 show jumping class on Watermill Glen...

Jock Paget throws hat in Horse of the Year ring

New Zealand’s premier equestrian showpiece Land Rover Horse of the Year is preparing to host to its biggest ever line-up next week, following news Olympia...