An educated riding instructor, former eventer and show jumper gone equestrian journalist. I love horses, eventing and good dining!

How very exciting!

How very exciting!

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With this corona lock down around I had a little bit too much time on my hand. Time that I partly invested into one of ...

Trailer mysteries

Trailer mysteries

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Within the European Union most things are regulated. Sometimes good sometimes bad. Sometimes even stupidly crazy. Within the airline industry anything and everything incident is ...

It looked amazing, till the fall..

It looked amazing, till the fall..

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So this weekend there was one of those competitions that wasn't a competition. Cause competitions are still not allowed, but let's run it anyway and ...

What is the breeding goal?

What is the breeding goal?

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For this year I am breeding a new mare, a maiden. Do I want an eventing offspring? Yeah, maybe. It really doesn't matter to me ...

Safe sport vs. Yellow Cards..

Safe sport vs. Yellow Cards..

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Some topics never die. And the Yellow Cards vs. safe sport for sure is one of those topics. I have followed the yellow cards for ...

I am not really sure..

I am not really sure..

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I will continue on a topic I've already touched down on during this corona lock down. Cause I am still not really sure what people ...

The god almighty Olympics will kill the sport..

The god almighty Olympics will kill the sport..

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I cannot say yesterday's press release from FEI regarding the European Championships of 2021 being set aside in favour for the God almighty Olympics came ...

What is not to understand?

What is not to understand?

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So here's yet another post in the rants & raves section. Cause in all honestly what the heck is so hard to understand about these ...

Do back yard bred horses miss out on training?

Do back yard bred horses miss out on training?

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Is it true back yard bred horses, produced by the "I want to cover my spotted mare with a cute tinker" kind of breeders are ...

The sun is shining

The sun is shining

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Woaw, talk about a different world we're living in today in opposite of two months ago. The country is basically locked down even though we ...