Monthly Archives: August 2011

Eid Mubarak

Equestrian.Com.My is joined by Zack’s Tack to wish all readers Eid Mubarak and to all Malaysians Selamat Hari Raya Aidilfitri and Happy Merdeka.  Maaf Zahir Batin. The Blog-in-the-garden will be back, rendang and all, in a few days. 

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Use It or Lose It

Last weekend’s Showjumping Equitation Judges Seminar went very well. We had twelve attend the seminar, and all were riders or qualified coaches.  No arm-chair critics meant we could move faster through the fundamentals.   We did some judging of videos and … Continue reading

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Judging Equitation

I’m giving a Showjumping Equitation Judges Seminar on behalf of the Equestrian Association of Malaysia this weekend.  Yes, you read that right.  The EAM asked me to give this seminar.  A bit of an about turn, for which I am … Continue reading

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Saddlenomics

Over the weekend I ran a two-day showjumping clinic at the STC Equestrian Centre.  It was arranged by Ong Wan Ming, a rider that I occasionally coach.  We had twelve horses and riders of varying levels.  We jumped from 70 … Continue reading

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Roast And Other R’s

The Turkeys got roasted 9-4 last week. Mashed potatoes with gravy on top.  The score was actually immaterial. What was more important is that the Rebels didn’t have to thong our asses into the pink bikinis.  In the  first chukka … Continue reading

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