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Forces Equine team gets 7th place at The Equerry Bolesworth International 0.90m team event

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Forces Equine took a team of four riders to Bolesworth on Saturday 16th June 2018 and out of 19 teams and 68 riders claimed 7th place as the team and a great individual placing of 2nd which went to FE Member Kelly Grey (pictured below). With a horrific down pour at the start of the class, it made conditions slippy and the track challenging, but our...
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PC Philippa Wratten flew the Forces Equine flag at Wales & West

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PC Philippa Wratten who is a new Elite member to Forces Equine and serves for Kent Police competed at Wales & West the weekend of the 9th & 10th June 2018. Philippa won her Foxhunter (1.20m) classes on both days out of 60 competitors and came 3rd in Grand Prix (1.30m) out of 15 competitors. "It was what I needed after a ...
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Forces Equine riders fly the flag with pride at the BRC Area Qualifier

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Once again the unity of our members never ceases to amaze us. Some of our riders competing today have worked together, ridden against each other in the past and some had never met each other before, but as a team you'd think they compete together all the time!  Team spirit was high today and one key team member was very much missed that of&nbs...
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Rockingham Horse Trials BRC Team Show Jumping & Arena Eventing

Rockingham Horse Trials BRC Team Show Jumping & Arena Eventing
​Well what a day, we are super proud of all our riders who made it to Rockingham this year and we had a great time with all of them! We had two teams attend; Forces Equine Blue were as follows; ​0.70m PC Kat Alison & Ruby Tuesday (4 Faults) 0.80m Ms Dawn Handley (Ex British Army) & Dior (Ex British Army) (4 Faults) 0.90m PC Jenna Hastings &...
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Forces Equine members flew the flag at Royal Windsor 2018!

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Pictured left - right; Mrs Joanne Hastings (FEHQ Committee Member) PC Jenna Hastings (FEHQ Secretary) Mrs Jan Heath (FEHQ Membership Coordinator)  ​From 6:30hrs on Saturday 12th May 2018, some of the FEHQ team made it to Windsor to show support to those members who were competing and representing their individual services. We flew the flag as ...
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Forces Equine are invited to the Festival of Champions

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​Forces Equine have been invited to bring members to the Festival of Champions at Harrogate Riding Centre, HG3 1PW on Thursday 25th October 2018 and with the chance of the wining club taking away the £500 cash prize! The selection will come from our leagues and we believe that the schedule will include 0.60m - 0.90m. Selection will be made fro...
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Forces Equine flying the flag UK wide!

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​Our members have been out and about this weekend flying the FE flag and bringing home some fantastic results! With the Festival of the Horse qualifier at Epworth and 3 of our members attending, PC Jenna Hastings & Katie Baxter off competing in Dressage and FEYRA rider James Matthews out showjumping with his dad, FE member Graeme Matthews ...
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Training opportunity for BRC members

Training opportunity for BRC members
​ Br tish Showjumping are offering free training sessions at Hartpury on the 27th October with our UKCC level 2 coaches Ride rs must be over the age of 16 with the ability to jump 2ft 6 inches Times: group sessions running from 9am – 3.10pm Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 02476 698800 to book.
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Remember, remember the 5th of November 2017

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The winter novice and intermediate show jumping championships are nearly upon us and entries close on 13th October 2017.  If you want to enter either as an individual or part of a team then check out the eligibility and enter today! Lots of members have already entered and places are still up for grabs - you've got to be in it to win it, but a...
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PC Charlotte Lee makes Horse & Hound

PC Charlotte Lee makes Horse & Hound
PC Charlotte Lee makes Horse & Hound after her fantastic performance at the Global Championships Tour in London representing Forces Equine & Dorset Police. There was a mispell of our organisations name and Jen at Horse & Hound said " Huge apologies — my colleague has said she's just spoken to you about the mistake regarding the name of ...
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PC Charlotte Lee & Zarina go to Global Champions Tour in London

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Well, what can we say, what an honour and something we have been working on for nearly a year! Forces Equine are proud to announce that PC Charlotte Lee of Dorset Police and her own Zarina will be competing at the Global Champions Tour in London at the Royal Hospital Chelsea on Friday 4th August - Sunday 6th August 2017 competing in ...
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BRC Hickstead Teams 2017

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​ ​ (Cover story DC Andrew Reynolds Avon & Somerset Police) Well what a year, the best we've ever had with results and we at FEHQ are super proud of the dedication, teamship and ability of all our riders who qualified and turned out for yesterdays event at Hickstead on Sunday 3th July 2017.  ​ PC Jenna Hastings was the team manager for ano...
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UKSEO Qualifiers to date

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There is still time to submit your results to qualify for this amazing 1st leg of the new UKSEO Championships which kicks off on 5th August 2017 at Arena UK in Allington, NG32 2EF. All riders who have qualified to date have been emailed but you can also check out online if you have qualified and what points you are carrying over to the Championship...
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Show Jumping League Results announced!

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It's that time of year again where our 2016/2017 Show Jumping League Results are announced and our new season begins. The leagues are so important to Forces Equine members as they enable you to qualify for major events and be selected for special events.  If members don't submit their results, there is no way the FEHQ team can consider you for...
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LCoH Richard Raffel and Eros V make the UK Armed Forces Equestrian Team

LCoH Richard Raffel and Eros V make the UK Armed Forces Equestrian Team
 Write up & photo by Leanne Raffel for the UK Armed Forces Equestrian Team Eros was purchased un broken as a 3-year-old from Holland in 2012 whilst on a posting in Germany, there we started our journey together. Eros isn't an easy horse at times as he's very sensitive, he was extremely tense as a young horse so we haven't rushed him and ta...
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Forces Equine qualify for the British Riding Clubs Combined Training Championships!

Forces Equine qualify for the British Riding Clubs Combined Training Championships!
Well what can we say, what a brilliant achievement for three local riders to Area 16 yesterday and not only did they give it their all they came home with a 1st, 3rd & 6th individually and a TEAM 1st! AREA 16 Junior Winners were; Hope Valley Riding Club, which were made up from; ​Carnsdale Ghostbuster and Lauren Maycock Ballyhea Segano and Amel...
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PC Charlotte Lee of Dorset Police aiming for something big!

PC Charlotte Lee of Dorset Police aiming for something big!
You can now follow Charlotte's & Zarina's journey to something big with Forces Equine and Dorset Police. It just goes to show the levels of some of our riders and you too could manage a full time career you love and a sport you are passionate about with hard work and dedication! More to follow! Check out her video below
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ESUK 2016

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​What a fantastic first show for the UK Grass Roots Championships and Aspirate Final. Fantastic venue and people looking after the event and we cannot wait to go back. With all our competitors qualifying for the Sunshine Tour they had an amazing time and all are looking forward to next year! ESUK 2016 - YouTube Enter some description here... https:...
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Lisa Hinton flying the flag at Bicton

Lisa Hinton flying the flag at Bicton
​Mrs Lisa Hinton one of Forces Equines longest members attended Bicton arena on Saturday 16th July 2016 and mad us smile by wearing her Forces Equine numnah with pride! Lisa Said "Had a great few days we came back 10th in the warm up class on Saturday for the bronze league qualifier, which was super as it was an open class.. but sadly had a stop in...
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PC Jenna Hastings & Nova on track for 2016

PC Jenna Hastings & Nova on track for 2016
So the mad rush to Brook Farm was definitely worth it. Just went for a pootle round the 55cm....ended up double clear in 55cm and 65cm Trailblazer qualifier and 2nd place in both!!! So so chuffed with Nova, took it all in her stride, even the spooky fillers and very much deserved to be in her Forces Equine numnah. Got a story for Forces Equine? ema...
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