Archive for February, 2013

Showjumping success for Kimberley

Filed in News from Aurora on February 28, 2013
Showjumping success for Kimberley

Kimberley and Rosie (Sunny Brae Rose Maree) had a good weekend at the Southland Showjumping  Championships on the weekend of February 23-24.

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Study compares training of TBs, Arabians and Anglo Arabs

Filed in Arabian horse news on February 22, 2013
Study compares training of TBs, Arabians and Anglo Arabs

A Polish study found that Anglo Arabs took the longest to complete training stages when compared with Thoroughbreds and purebred Arabians.

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Book Review: Lady Anne Blunt – a biography

Filed in Arabian horse news on February 19, 2013
Book Review: Lady Anne Blunt – a biography

Lady Anne Blunt lived most of her life in the shadow of her awful husband Wilfrid, an adulterous cad who pranced about spending her money willy-nilly.

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Kimberley all smiles after qualifying ride

Filed in Endurance news on February 8, 2013
Kimberley all smiles after qualifying ride

Kimberley and Lyn have done three rides this season, all with the local Mt Linton club.

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Duchess hits the showjumping circuit

Filed in News from Aurora on February 6, 2013
Duchess hits the showjumping circuit

There’s not a lot of Crabbet blood in this one, but she sure can jump! Duchess is pictured here clearing 80cm under the sycamore tree in the garden.

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Crabbet breeder Bazy Tankersley dies

Filed in Arabian horse news on February 5, 2013
Crabbet breeder Bazy Tankersley dies

Renowned US Crabbet arabian breeder Bazy Tankersley died on February 5 at the age of 91 in Tucson, Arizona.

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