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Mr David Mills , pictured here with his horse Rascal said "He was brilliant, he would do anything"  David did 22 years service within the Household Cavalry which commenced back in 1971 as a junior soldier of 16 David left as the rank of Corporal of Horse and carried out all ceremonial including the marriage of Pri...
A police inspector is set to compete in a national dressage championship - after her horse danced to The Jungle Book's Bear Necessities. Lesley Wheatley is a neighbourhood inspector at Northumbria Police where she helps keep residents in north Newcastle safe. Every day she is tasked with protecting vulnerable people, reducing crime in her local com...
Report by Jo Kelly 11th June 2018 : The Northern Echo A POLICE inspector is due to compete in a national dressage championship – after her horse danced to The Jungle Book's Bear Necessities. Lesley Wheatley is a neighbourhood inspector at Northumbria Police, but last month she had a very different challenge on her hands – getting a police horse to ...
Lesley Wheatley and William trotted to victory to qualify for the British Riding Club Championships By Mike Fuller 14:39, 11 JUN 2018 Watch a Northumbria Police inspector and her horse trot into a national dressage championship a while performing to Bear Necessities. Lesley Wheatley and William hot-stepped to glory in the British Riding Club's dres...
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 ...
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...
2 FE riders myself, Emma-Jo Thorpe and Faye North finished 1st in the 90 & 100 Showcross at Epworth today.  Forces Equine are super proud of these ladies achievements and look forward to seeing what the rest of the members have been up to this weekend!
​ Equine Products UK Ltd have become a business partner of Forces Equine and will be supporting the Forces Equine Games at Moreton Morrell in October 2018. The company have offered a discount to all of Forces Equine members which has been added to our secure members area. Robyn from Equine Products UK Ltd approached Forces Equine after a recommenda...
On Sunday 20th May 2018 at Holmside Hall equestrian centre at Holmside, Burnhope, County Durham, Lesley Wheatley represented Forces Equine in the DTM qualifier and only won! "Well my first venture out representing Forces Equine and a win in the elementary music qualifier! Very pleased" said Lesley Wheatley. We are super proud of Lesley's ...
A massive well done to all our chosen Brand Ambassadors who have been announced today!  Due to injury we have a space available within the discipline of Show Jumping. If you are interested, please apply here . We look forward to hearing all the news from our Ambassadors right here on ForcesEquine.com. PC Jenna Hastings - Eventing  Hi N' D...
​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 &...
A British para rider kept a cool head when she accidentally jumped a 1.50m fence in a 90cm class. Evie Toombes was riding as part of the British contingent at Pferd International München on 12 and 13 May. The 16-year-old was enjoying a successful show, finishing third in a class on the first day of competition aboard her own High Offley Business Ce...
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 ...
​After a date change due to adverse weather our numbers dropped for our competition but a good few members still managed to come out and get involved. With a win for PC Seonaid Watkins of Bedforshire Police in the Intro, a win for both Dawn Handley & Julie Skidmore in the Prelim and a win for Charlotte Bagshaw in the Novice, there were lots of ...
​Well what a weekend and with so many of our members out and about and achieving so many great things, we thought it only fair that we let you all know about them! ​ PC Charlotte Lee of Dorset Police and her horse Zarina make it as a Grade A Show Jumper! "We finally made it to Grade A! And what a start to the year it's been 😃 My first ever grade A ...
​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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​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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​Forces Equine was so proud to see Mrs Becks Kershaw's daughter Lillie Phillips in Native Pony Magazine and Becks even gave us a mention - well done ladies and thank you!
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​ Hi Everyone BD Wales is now back to having just one RDO! After having the pleasure of Mari O'Connor working alongside me in January, Mari has now finished the maternity cover. I would like to take the opportunity to wish Mari every success in her next venture. She has done a fantastic job and had an integral role in achieving funding from Sport W...
NW Regional Training & Events 12th Feb - Pilates with Fit2ride - Cheshire 15th Feb - Pilates with Fit2ride - Shrewsbury & Telford 19th Feb - Training with Kate Cowell - Kings EC, Herefordshire 21st Feb - BD Youth Squad Test day - Sarah Dobell, Cheshire 21st Feb - Test Riding Clinic with Jaine Bailey, Reaseheath, Cheshire 25th Feb - BD Youth...
​Congratulations to all those who were selected by Jess and her team to be Forces Equine Ambassadors for 2018 - we raise a glass to our lucky members! Click the link below to see who they all are.... Apply to become a brand ambassador A Forces Equine Brand Ambassador is a confident, independent thinker who loves horses, riding, Forces/Services equi...
Little Munden Equestrian. Bricket Wood, near St Albans / Watford Due to yard expansion, we have job vacancies for a full time livery groom and a part time livery groom. Full time – average 5 day week, excellent working conditions, competitive wages plus bonus, exercising of livery horses, regular riding lessons, 28 days paid holiday, training for e...
A very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all the Northern Region Committee! There is plenty to look forward to in 2018 with two additional major BD Events, the Judges' Convention (17 April) and the Senior Home International (31 Aug - 2 Sept) being held at Bishop Burton Arena. We will also be holding a Northern Show on 23 - 24 June at Port R...
New Year - New Clinics! New exciting BD Wales training for 2018. Have a look and get these dates in your diary! Russel Guire - Biomechanics Clinic Centaur Biomechanics Rider Workshop with Russell Guire 11-12 th January. Whitegate Farm, Flintshire. Rider Analysis - Improve your Riding & Horse's Way of Going 45min dressage/flatwork rider bioemcha...
Some of you will be aware that there has been talk of a new hat standard that was due to be introduced next year – a new BS/EN1384 2017. We have been talking about this at our recent Area Visits and Club Training days. Late last week we were made aware that this standard will now not be introduced anytime in the near future, and as such, WILL NOT b...
​Forces Equine will shortly be launching the new Vulpes Medium Dressage League and Arena Eventing Leagues. These will both be back dated to the 1st October 2017, so if you have results for these leagues you will be able to submit them shortly. Watch this space!
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​From all at Forces Equine we want to wish you all a safe and very Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year! Below are our opening hours over the festive season; Tuesday 19th December : CLOSED for FEHQ Team Training 20th & 21st December : Membership & Leagues open from 10:00 - 12:00hrs All other departments open 10:00 - 15:00hrs 22nd Decem...
​ My best achievement so far is being a member of the CIC2* British Team (formally Rural Riders) in 1999 who won a Bronze medal in Austria with The Ribble Rebel my home produced gelding. I am a BHS Senior coach and I produce young horses for Show jumping and Eventing alongside a busy coaching schedule. I love my job and feel lucky to have had some ...
​ Noah, whom we've owned since June 2015 when Will was a tiny 12 year old. Last year they finished 3rd individually in the Junior 90 Eventers Challenge at BRC FOTH Championships at Aston le Walls, they also qualified for BRC 90 Horse Trials Championships at Swacliffe. At the end of June he had peritonitis, luckily he didn't need surgery and after a...
Ever wanted to know why joining Forces Equine was such a good move? Maybe you have a business that would like to forge a "Brand Awareness Business Partnership" with us? Take a look at our short video below to learn more or you can take a look at our buisness page here .
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​Hot off the press from British Dressage, some of our fantastic Forces Equine members have made the official British Dressage magazine and you all look wonderful. Well done to all our winners and thank you for choosing Forces Equine to compete in the discipline of Dressage! Winners are as follows; ​Intro : Cpl Laura Sterling RAF & Daring Dragon...
Article written by  Cheshire Army Cadet Force ​ PI Susan Williams from Mold and Buckley detachment has demonstrated her equestrian talents by winning the Medium Level Dressage and overall champion for 2017 at the Forces Equine Championships to add to her other national awards. Susan, who has been riding for many years, did not appreciate that ...
​ Age 34 Best Achievements so far Winning BRC National Championships Team of Four 2017 and Scoring 90.45% for Riding Test BRC National Championships 2016. Welsh Elementary Dressage Champions 2013. Bright Stars Champions and Supreme Champions 2014. Reserve Veteran Champions 2015 so many more... My Mare I bred is a Cleveland Bay x TB she will be...
​ Breed, Irish Sports Horse Height, 15'3 Age, 16 Best achievement so far, Getting a 9 for my centre line!  About Aulton Classic, stable named Bridy she is a very talented careful horse, she has a huge heart and tries her hardest, she is very sharp and fizzy but also very safe. I have been riding Bridy on and off for her owner for the past 5 ye...
Once again Founder, Debi Heath French will be laying a wreath in Remembrance of all the animals lost in the World Wars, as well as their fellow human Service Men & Women. A poem that we found that we thought expressed our brave horses written by Brenda Williams. Fear ripped through the ranks. Through men's limbs, into our flanks. But, steady, c...
 Congratulations! To Mrs Julie Skidmore, FE Member for winning the Your Horse Live Tickets for 2017!
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​ • Your Name : PCSO Emma-Jo Thorpe • Members since : April 2016 • Age : 28 • Best achievement so far: 1st 100 BE Arena eventing and qualifying for the championship  • About you : I have been riding and have owned horses from been 8 year old,I started competitively for Barlow pony club in the mounted games team before moving onto the showjumpi...
WELL DONE to friend of FE Tracey Day & FE Member Kat Alison who took Debi Heath Frenh's roll of cheer leader! Report by Tracey Day "So the beds police show jumping team did very well today competing at the royal horse artillery in London. Due to kats horse being lame we were joined by GNR Collins from the Kings Troop to make up our team an...
  CONGRATULATIONS Emma- Jo Thorpe and Mr Marley both on the road for Blenheim and we are so proud! 1st place for Marley in the BE100 Arena eventing and qualified for the Arena eventing championship 😁 😁 😘 😘 🐴 Showjumping clear ✅ Cross country clear ✅ Jacket fence at 1.10 clear ✅ Inside the optimum time ✅ — attending British Eventing - Arena Eve...
​ 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.
​Did you know that as a member of Forces Equine you can qualify in any British Riding Club Area under the Forces Equine umberella? This allows all UK wide FE Members the ability to get involved under our brand in all BRC events. So how does it work? All you need to do is contact FEHQ and let them know that you are attending a qualifier and the area...
Tomorrow marks the launch of our 2017 Poppy Appeal. This year they are once again asking supporters to Rethink Remembrance by recognising the sacrifices made not just by the Armed Forces of the past, but by today's generation too.   Their full 30 second advert will appear from 4 November,we wanted to share with you what they sent us today...
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At FEHQ we are looking for regional PoC's to keep our members up to date with all that is happening in your areas of which our members can get involved in. You will be offered discounted membership for this role and full support and training is given for managing the website in your area. Please see the job role below and contact Debi Heath French ...
​Report by British Dressage, read the full report on British Dressage Dedicated to riders in HM Forces, Government Services, Public Services and their dependents, the Forces Equine Championships returned to Moreton Morrell EC with the Warwickshire venue playing host to an exciting weekend of competition (14 – 15 October 2017). The star of the show ...
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Dear all The 2018 FE'er Awards have now launched and are awaiting your vote. Get your friends and family to start voting. You can vote once an hour for yourself and your fellow FE'ers. Voting closes on 31st December 2017 so get voting now! CLICK HERE TO VOTE
Name : ​ Jimmy Jazz  Members since 2013 About : Oscar is Belgian warmblood out of an Irish sports horse mare. He is 15.2hh if he stands up straight. He is 8 years old and I have had him since he was 18 months old.  I broke him in myself so all the progress we make I feel is an achievement. It hasn't always been straight for...
Name : Evie Toombes Member since : September 2017​ Age 15 Best achievement : Qualifying for Blue Chip 2018 and winning the Forces Equine with wonderful 'Daisy the Dinosaur'. About : I'm classified as para due to lower leg weakness and horses are the best therapy physically and mentally.My health issues just become inconveniences rather th...
​ ​ Your Name : Jenna Hastings Member since : Forever! Age : 30 Best achievement so far: Going from 80 to 100 eventing with Ballyneety Roller (Roly) in four events and producing my own horse, Prestwick Farm Bolero (Aero) from Intro to Novice level in 4 months  About you : Full time police officer with Hertfordshire Police, I have been riding s...
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Your Name : DC Joanne Wilson Members since : April 2016 Age : 47 Best achievement so far:  Getting placed in be 80 at epworth and speetley this year About you :  Achievement competing in one day events all I really did was dressage ​ Future goal :  ​ Goal to do BE 90 next year ultimate goal improve our jumping
​ Name: Kalimba (stable name Special as in Special K ) Breed: TB Height: 18.1hh Age: 8yo Best achievement so far: Scoring high 60's at Novice BD on consecutive outings having only just moved up to this level. About horse: Special is a gigantosaurus who loves his work, giving everything he has in the tank for you both in competition and training. He...
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...
​Forces Equine and the Blue Lights Horse Show is once again happening at Moreton Morrell on Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th October 2017. With unaffiliated show jumping happening on the Saturday and the open and championship Dressage classes on the Sunday, this popular shows proves to be even more popular and exciting! Have your say! All Forces Equ...
​ September 2017 I hope you all enjoyed your summer. Its been a busy time, with our Inter County Challenge, Satellite camps, Regionals and first round Area Festivals. This was followed by Pony Club Champs and of course, our National Champs. And now we are into Quest Semi Finals and Pet Plan Second rounds - phew! And if that is not enough, in 2018 w...
Your Name : PCSO Emma-Jo Thorpe M embers since : April 2016 Age : 28 Best achievement so far : weve been really busy this year, riding for South Yorkshire police, FE and as an individual. Super double clear individually in the chatsworth 100 arena eventing finishing 8th, then off down on the same day to Windsor and jumped clear there About you : I ...
Horse Name : Belleisle Thistledown or 'Nuala' (her stable name) Members since : June 2017 Breed : Irish Height : 15.3 hh Age : 11 Best achievement so far:: Belleisle Thistledown (Nu) has achieved in everything she has been asked to do. About your horse : Both my sons had grown out of ponies and more or less given up riding (all my spare time was sp...
​Sad news from FEHQ today is that our wonderful point of contact, Karen Beaumont is leaving British Dressage. Karen is due to leave BD on Friday 22nd September 2017 and off to pastures new as Wales & West account manager for Allen & Page. For those of you who have dealt with Karen will know that Karen has been our account manager at British...
​We are delighted to announce a 20% discount for FE Members from Falpro! Thanks to PC Charlotte Lee our friends at Falpro have kindly offered a discount on full priced products to all Forces Equine members. To grab your discount and shop today, simply visit the Forces Equine Members Area and grab the discount in our shopping discount area. Get read...
Well it is that time of year again and for The Forces Equine Equi-box Team to travel to Blenheim Palace for the BRC Eventer Challenge. What a team we have this year and we are rather excited to see how the 100cm team get on. More to follow after the event. Please see below for your team introduction. TEAM CAPTAIN : PCSO Emma-Jo Thorp...
​Dear all, we are currently uploading competition qualifying dates for relevant BRC areas for our members in the upcoming months, including 2018. BRC Qualifiers Forces Equine is a UK organisation supporting the Royal Navy, British Army, Royal Air Forces, Police and UK Emergency Services with Show Jumping, Dressage & Eventing. https://forcesequi...
Latest news from British Dressage Northern Region, grab your tickets whilst they are still available. Ticket purchases can be made by following the link at the bottom of this article. 4662 Vet talk and social evening - 'The performance horse' kindly supported by Hird and Partners Equine Clinic - Booking by Bookwhen Enter some description here... ht...
​By Evie Toombes on behalf of English Federation of Disability Sport I'm Evie, I live in Lincolnshire and I have spina bifida resulting in lower leg weakness and numbness, as well as bladder and bowel incontinence that I manage through catheterisation and a stoma. My main sports are horse riding and showjumping, and I also swim and cycle. I of...
​Owned by Amy Nix  Interview with Amy Nix  NAME - Expensive Pleasure – Stable name ENZO SEX - Gelding YEAR OF BIRTH- May 2009 COLOUR - Bay HEIGHT - 16.3 Hands ORIGIN - KWPN Holland, with Jazz blood lines. SIRE -Ampere, DAM Wild Pleasure BACKGROUND/ACHIEVMENTS - He was a late starter in life and was brought to the UK by his previous owner ...
 See why he was chosen and read his interview below! ​For being the cover story of British Showjumping "Just for Schools" Interview with Cadet William Field, FEYRA Member • Your Name : Cadet Will Field • Members since : Nov 2016 • Age : 14 • Pupil of : Queen's College, Taunton • Best achievement so far: As an individual probably coming 3rd out...
PC Jenna Hastings goes that extra mile to show her support for the Willberry Charity and Forces Equine running up towards her Blenheim debut!  PC Jenna Hastings 2017 dream comes true by making the team for Blenheim's 100 eventer challenge which will take place on Thursday 14th September 2017. "I have tried really hard to make the leagues in BE...
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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 ...
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 ...
​ ​ (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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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...
Time is fast approaching for team selection for this years Forces Equine Equi-box Team to represent us at Blenheim Palace on Thursday 14th September 2017. Currently we have the members below who are in the running for the 100 but this could all change. You just need to keep adding those results and ensure you can have the time off of work or school...
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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At the BRC Development Forum that we held on 5 th June 2017 we asked for a member consultation regarding the Quadrille. We discussed two options on how to hold the quadrille this year. Option D which would be to hold the Quadrille over two consecutive days at an event such as Equifest or Similar. This was the preferred option at the Development For...
 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...
Charlotte and Zarina have been out and about again and this time at Chard in a 1.30m class preparing for something amazing coming soon. Charlotte is a great ambassador for the sport of Show Jumping and Forces Equine and we love following her progress with her horses Zarina, Eddie & Fergus. Team Lee which includes mum Sandra and Dad David really...
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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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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29th, 30th, 31st March at Leadenham Polo Club, FREE B&B for any Forces Equine Member wishing to attend! DISCIPLINE : Polo DATE : 29th - 31st March 2017 LOCATION : Leadenham, Lincoln LN5 0PX PRICE : £ 340 per person (reduced rate for FE Members) Contact details to book a place for this event.   Please contact Debi : debi@forcesequ...
After learning about the move of Scope from Staffordshire Showground to Oswestry via social media, we asked our members their thoughts on location and if they could travel there. Due to July, August & September being such busy months and August being the busiest, getting time off of work and the cost to fund travelling around the county, our me...
The 2017 awards were such a success and were held at the world famous Arena UK. With many thanks to Ms Teresa Stratford & Mr Norman Oley for giving us their brand new pavillion to hold our evening, we are so honoured! Below is a round up of this years winners and entries will open soon for you to be able to nominate your 2018 nominees which wil...
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Well what a cold day resulted in an ultimate win to PCSO Emma-Jo Thorpe of South Yorkshire Police! PCSO Emma-Jo Thorpe ( pictured ) was out as part of a team and individual competition at Brooksby College in Melton Mowbray yesterday and set the world on fire with Marley. Emma said "You know me, I don't normally do speed! but yesterday Mar...
​Would you be interested in Tentpegging? There are some hire horses available from an independent supplier for competent riders under a specified weight (ex-polo pony types). Own horses welcome. Contact details to book a place for this event.   **Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more details
After the huge success of the Forces Equine Championships last year, British Dressage and Forces Equine are delighted to be running this popular series for a second year. The Championship, for riders in HM Forces, Government Services, Public Services, and their dependents, will be held at Moreton Morrell in Warwickshire on date to be confirmed........
The IC League launched in 2016 and formed by founder Mr Joe Platt. Joe wanted to bring like minded serving and ex-serving members together in competition and last year proved it to be a success. Joe's story; "It was the start of a long and difficult journey to come to terms with the consequences of the brain injury which left him virtually unemploy...
​We will be running the following courses, we require 12 FE'ers per course; ​First Aid At Work Equine Specific 3 day, Level 3 qualification Emergency First Aid At Work Equine Specific 1 day, Level 2 qualification DISCIPLINE : First Aid DATE : TBC LOCATION : TBC PRICE : £ 130pp 3 Day | £ 50pp 1 Day 3 Day Course Details 1 Day Course Details Contact d...
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Well done to all that entered and those who won - FEHQ will be pairing you up with your prizes this week! Hannah's Willberry Wonder Pony Charity is immensely grateful to Forces Equine for supporting us through your 12 Days of Christmas initiative and we're proud you chose us!  Your fundraising will help with vital bone cancer research (especia...
​ The Forces Equine League is for Forces Equine registered riders competing at BE80, BE90, BE100 and Novice level with classes throughout the season, prizes, including BE membership, will be awarded to the winners of the leagues at each level. Set up for horse riders in the Royal Navy, British Army, Royal Air Forces, Police and Emergency Services a...
Well our 12 Days of Christmas has been launched and ready for you to subscribe to! With our final prize being confirmed today, you'll have to agree there is so much to play for and ALL proceeds going to the amazing Willberry Wonder Pony Charity. So with thanks to all of the following who kindly donated prizes; ​ Wales Polo Team - Experience Day and...
​British Dressage have covered our event and our riders made us so proud! ​We are always proud of our members and they are such a friendly bunch with great team spirit who turn heads where ever they go! Col Mike Mullis President of the Cadet Force Commissioning Board, Louise Ayley of Kent Fire Service, PC Jenna Hastings & Katie Baxter of Hertfo...
​Well Sunday 4th December 2016 saw the start of Forces Equine riders start their My Quest challenge. DS Debra Renwick & Jimmy Jazz of South Yorkshire Police came 1st & 2nd in both of their tests which was fantastic!  Founder Debi Heathh French and her new horse Dandy Boy came 7th and were over the moon as it was the 6th time the partne...
Fence judge training day suitable for all levels of fence judges including beginners. The day will be classroom based. This day is a great way to learn more about fence judging or keep yourself up to date with the latest rules. Open to BE Members and Non-Members. If you are booking for more than one person, please ensure you book each individual on...
Training to keep you warm this Winter!  ​ 8th November - Shelly Harriss, SWEC  9th November - Sharon Clinch Test Riding, Beacons EC  11th November - Charlotte Fill, Radfords Equestrian  12th November - **NEW** Mere Court Stud Yard Visit  13th November - Steve Arnett, Crickton Farm Livery  15th November - Darryl Thickit...
It is with great pleasure to announce our new partnership with FEI TV. They are offering all Forces Equine members 50% off their TV subscriptions to their channel. All you have to do to claim your discount is login to the Forces Equine Members Area and on your home page scroll down to find the Subscription Discounts and use the code and link provid...
What a fantastic show, great competitors, great fun and a fantastic team at Warwickshire's Moreton Morrell College! There will be more images and news to follow, but for now, please see all results below; ​ Show Jumping Dressage
Members of Forces Equine attended the British Riding Clubs team event at Hickstead on 31st July 2016. Out in Forces our six teams did so well and made themselves and the organisation proud. Our top power team is as follows; 0.85m Miss Hannah Kew (Met Police Dependant) 0.95m Miss Louise Revill (Civil Service) 1.05m PC Charlotte Lee (Dorset Police) H...
​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:...
Once again the MET Police will be out in style strutting their stuff at the New Forest Show this year. It is an amazing display and you can buy tickets here http://www.newforestshow.co.uk/metropolitan-police-activity-ride/ **Photo courtesy of the New Forest Show Website
​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...
6 members of Forces Equine made 2 teams to compete at Badminton on the 14th July 2016. Forces Equine Ultimate Force & Forces Equine Total Divas, did the organisation proud bringing home a 6th in the Individual, a 6th in the team event. Well done to DS Debra Renwick South Yorkshire Police, SC Polly Tucker Avon & Somerset Police & Miss Em...
Members of Forces Equine attended a mess summer ball in Tidworth on 8th July 2016 with Tidworth Saddle Club. We were honoured to see the images and mess members were very happy to see them there - well done Larissa Andrews and friends!
Honey Russell-Goulding of Forces Equine achieved her dream of riding Magic to her school prom; It has always been my dream to ride to prom on my one in a million pony Magic. However 6 weeks ago I broke my wrist and was unsure if this would still be possible. I woke on the morning of my prom to torrential rain, which followed a trip to the frac...
Members of Forces Equine show their support of the British Horse Society Campaign. Kelly Sharrock, Lizzie Livingstone, Emily Williams with Ambassador Lucinda Fredericks & Alix Philips Hat Hair, Don't Care! | British Horse Society The British Horse Society is launching #hathairdontcare, a social media campaign highlighting the importance of wear...
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...
​Charlotte attended the International event at Arena UK on 7th, 8th & 9th June 2016 and what a mark she made! We were so humbled that Charlotte was proud to wear her Forces Equine numnah and give it here all, well we were stuck for words. Day 1 : Zarina jumped a lovely double clear in the 1.30m finishing just outside the placings. Then Fer...
The International Mounted Police championship in horse Riding has been held for the last 19 years in Brno. This year the Czech Republic Police kindly invited 4 ambassadors (2 riders and 2 representatives) from the UK following ACC Rod Hanson's visit to the games last year.  The competition was between Mounted units from several areas including...
New for 2016, British Dressage is proud to introduce the Forces Equine Series, which is for equestrians in HM Forces, Government Services or Public Services and their dependents. What levels do they run at? - Intro - Prelim - Novice - Elementary Who can compete? - This is open to existing BD/Quest/BYRDS Club members or anyone who has never competed...
South Yorkshire & Hertfordshire Police grabbed a great 2nd in the 0.70m team event! South Yorkshire FE News : Jo Wilson and Emma Jo Thorpe also now FE members from South Yorkshire Police did brilliantly on their first FE outing - Emma got 2nd in Prelim 7 Jo got 5th in Prelim 12 DS Debra Renwick got 6th in Prelim 12 2nd in 0.90m and won silver c...
​ 2015 saw British Showjumping holding Forces Equine finals at the British Showjumping National Championships. These finals consisted of 4 separate height sections - the Forces Equine Rising Stars of the Future League Final at 80cm, the Open Stars League Final at 90cm, the Forces Equine Champions League Final at 1.05m and the Forces Equine Elite Le...
Members of Forces Equine qualify through the leagues to enter the BS National Championships
Members of Forces Equine return to the Jersey shores to represent the UK Mainland for a second time!
Members of Forces Equine return to Hickstead and make 9th place out of 68 teams!
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Members of Forces Equine compete at Hickstead in 2014
Members of FE compete with BRC at Felbridge in Showjumping
Forces Equine members show their support to the combined services by competing at CSEC in 2014.
Forces Equine invites some of her members to celebrate 5 years in style in London.
FE hosts a dinner for some of it's members in London 2013
Members of Forces Equine represent the UK Mainland in Jersey.
A few images from the Forces Equine Games at Wellington Riding 2013
More than 350 people have entered a new military equestrian event in Hampshire which features two jumps used during the London 2012 Olympics. The two-day Forces Equine Games, which includes the Royal Navy Championship, is taking place at Wellington Riding. Teams from military regiments, the police and fire services from across the UK will compete i...
Inter-service rivalry has been on show in Berkshire this weekend with the first ever Forces Equine Games. The event was inspired by Great Britain's success at London 2012 and the organisors at Wellington Riding near Heckfield hope it'll become a regular competition. Richard Slee reports. First ever forces Equine Games - ITV News Read First ever for...
I attended the Forces Equine Dog Show at Wellington Riding Stables, Heckfield Hook, Hampshire on Sunday the 5th of May 2013. unfortunately, I had to attend the event by myself, as the Mayoress was in Frimley Park Hospital with an infection. I had the chance to judge the dogs and bitches in a number of categories. The one which was the most touching...
More than 350 people have entered a new military equestrian event in Hampshire which features two jumps used during the London 2012 Olympics. The two-day Forces Equine Games, which includes the Royal Navy Championship, is taking place at Wellington Riding. Teams from military regiments, the police and fire services from across the UK will compete i...
Forces Equine is an online community dedicated to those in the Services and their families. In May this year Forces Equine is holding its first show, the Forces Equine Games.​ "Unusually for a military show this will have more of a club feel with riders from all Services competing against each other across a number of events. The event is open to a...