DATES FOR YOUR DIARY – 2020 SW Endurance/Pleasure Rides

A wet week is the ideal time to update your 2020 calendar – especially with these planned local endurance (and pleasure) rides.  Hoping to have a few more joining our endurance squad – let Mel Wilton know if you are interested: (apologies for including a pic of Lottie – obviously there will be lots more better pics of other horses!):


February  9th Hallworthy PR (pleasure ride)

February 23rd Golden Mill PR

March 8th Colquite PR

March 15th Okehampton PR

March 22nd Wadebridge GER (graded endurance ride)/PR

April 5th Haytor GER/PR

April 19 Colquite GER/PR

May 17th Penpont GER/PR inc. Cornwall v Devon Challenge

May 23/24th Golden Horseshoe (Exmoor)

June 20/21st Boconnoc CER/GER/PR

July 12th Pegasus GER/PR

September 6th Dartmoor GER/PR

September 20th Camelford GER/PR

Winter Senior SJ Qualifier – November 2019

Great afternoon at Duchy Winter Senior SJ Qualifiers.

Senior 70 Team 1st  and qualified for championships with individual 2nd (Pat Hatch) , 3rd (Claire Knight) and 4th (Kirsty Jones) places too.  Well done all!  Congratulations to Pat Hatch, Senior Team Captain and her team, which also included Katie Nicholas.

Winter Junior Dressage and Show Jumping Qualifier – November 2019 – RESULTS


Great day at the Winter Junior Dressage and ShowJumping qualifier – our juniors were on form today with 1st placing for Megan Busby and Flo Wickham in the dressage making it a win for the team with Annelie M’Hand – Holly Hale rode HC and did two awesome dressage tests! The showjumping this afternoon the 90 won with individual placings for Evie Baker (1st) Tamsyn Morris (4th) Phoebe Frost and Flo. The 80 team of Phoebe Frost on Roxy, Megan and Rosie Busby and Annelie only went and won! With an individual 6th for Phoebe – well done juniors – thank you to Caroline Wills and Jane Fisher and all those who work so hard to put the qualifiers on.

ECRC Showing Show – 10 November 2019 Duchy College EC

What a great day!

A pleasant but cold day saw a reasonable turnout to our Indoor Show which has been held at Duchy College for the last three years.

The morning commenced with our In-Hand Classes judged by Mrs N Harrison from Plymouth and ably assisted by her Steward, Mr L Harrison. There were TSR and South West Pony Association qualifiers amongst the classes and these classes were well supported. The Best Young Handler was won by Millie Login with her chestnut Welsh D Kaydence Whatever who showed her prowess In-Handling, Millie then went on to win the Large M & M Class gaining another In-Hand qualification. The Best Local In-Hand was won by Susan Moore with her Aoiffe followed by the Best Show Hunter Pony won by Waltza Perfect Dreamcatcher with Summer McNair. Sara Caers beautiful chestnut Crabbet Arab Star Fire took the pure bred Arab class then Centyfield Ophelia with Lucy Oelegenn won a very strong solid colour class then followed by winning the Hack/Hunter and the Best Riding Club Horse. Mark Meergans Farrier kindly sponsored our In-Hand Championship which went to Lucy Oelegenn ‘s Centyfield Ophelia and Reserve In-Hand Champion to Millie Login with Kaydence Whatever. At 11a.m. a period of silence was observed for Remembrance Sunday.

The afternoon Ridden classes were split into two rings with Sandra Jones from Horrabridge judging the Indoor Arena. Wildfire Dixie ridden by Milly Bersey won the Best Riding Club Horse with Megan Busby on her lovely coloured taking second with Riverside Prince; Millie & Dixie then went on to win the next class Best Senior Rider . Lovely pictures were taken of the competitors and the day by Abbey Clarke Photography our Official Photographer. Sandra continued her afternoon judging the Best Hack Hunter or Riding Horse / ROR which was won by Anna Hylands with her chestnut mare Peaches. Ella Glennon and Harry took the Best Foreign Breed Class followed on by the Best Coloured class which was won by Megan Busby with Riverside Prince. The best Ridden Heavy Horse went to Beauty ridden by Annoushka Honig. The final Indoor Class of the afternoon was a very strong class Best Ridden Solid Colour and was won by Millie Login with Kaydence Whatever with Tilly Bassett and Pagante a close second. Sandra’s Champion was Anna Hylands with Peaches and her Reserve Champion was Millie Login with Kaydence Whatever; Woollcombe Yonge Solicitors kindly sponsored this Championship.

In the outdoor Arena the afternoon was bright but cold and Lisa Davey had some lovely horses and ponies to judge. Her assistant Tony Pilgrim kept her classes running smoothly The first class of the afternoon was the Best Turned Out ridden and was won by Annoushka Honig & Beauty. Best lead Rein went to six year old Lola Anderson at her first show with her pony Yerbeston Juliette. Best First Ridden went to Dweeb and Jessica Mullen with Ella Glennon and Harry winning the next class Best Junior Rider. Best Pony went to A. Hylands and Peaches. Lydia Jeans with Jake took the M & M Small Breeds and the M & M Large Breeds went to Millie Login with Kaydence Whatever The Best Local Horse/Pony was strongly contested with Ella Glennon on Harry winning, Summer Mc Nair and Spider second and Rosie Busby on Toby third. The Veteran Class was our final Class of the afternoon and went to N Hadfield riding Glen.

Lisa Davey’s Champion was N Hadfield with Glen and A Hylands with Peaches as Resereve Champion. The Championship was sponsored by our own Brenda Williams Treasurer ECRC.

Full results under Results tab –  beautiful photos from  Abbey Clarke Photography under our Gallery tab and  via: