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Show Jumping Saddles for Bernard Denton

A full time farrier and equestrian based in the Manawatu, Bernard rides at the top level of show jumping. We asked him to introduce us to his horses. Bernard's showjumpers Both Bernard's showjumpers are competing Grand Prix 1*. HorseSports I Am Walter is a 9 year old chestnut gelding and HorseSports Sequel is a 16.2 hh chestnut  mare By Linberg Des Hayettes, purchased from Butch and Lou Thomas in 2014. "A big thanks to my Sponsors Chris and Miriam who as Horsesports, and now Balanced Saddle Fitting, have made our life much easier!" Bernard's show jumping saddles Bernard jumps in Erreplus JF and Amerigo Jump Special saddles.  

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Proud to support successful eventer & dressage rider, Angela Lloyd

  Competing with two main horses, Angela rides dressage Level 8 on Ruanuku R (Ru) and also has a lovely eventer Lyrical (Lilly). A full time equestrian, Angela combines competition with her work as a national coach. Angela has competed at 4* previously on many horses - including the famous Gandalf, who was sold to Mark Todd to take to the Olympics, and Song, Lyrical’s half sister.  Angela rides Ru in an Albion Revelation dressage saddle. Lilly is in a Albion Platinum SLK for her dressage and an Albion Revelation for jumping. A great admirer of Ingrid Klimke, Angela began riding at eight and competing at twelve. Since then she has racked up numerous placings and wins, including one day...

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Show jumper Sarah Teggert

  Originally from the North of England, Sarah started riding at 7 years old and went on to work in racing for 20 years as a track rider. As you may guess, Sarah was a jumps jockey. She looks up to Beezie Madden as a rider, and names Kiwi Relic and Benrose Rockstar as her best show jumpers to date. Sarah currently competes 1.10 m - 1.20 m with Benrose Rockstar (nicknamed, Snow, above, in an Erreplus JF saddle) and is also competing on the flat with Horsesports Ludo (below). Sarah takes care of both her and Bernard’s horses and keeps them looking immaculate, and works for PGG Wrightson Livestock.

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Caitlin Benzie rides in Albion Saddles

We're delighted to support Caitlin in her dressage career. Caitlin chalked up a long list of achievements with her handsome horse Rosari Royal Gem (above), and proved herself able to compete with the countries top professional riders and at that time was the youngest rider to ride Grand Prix in New Zealand. She is now riding youngster GC Lucius. GC Lucius - Lorenzo This young horse is starting out beautifully, winning three of their four tests at the Auckland Manukau Amateur and U25 Champs. With three scores over 70% on his first ever Novice start, he made his owner Liz Farrell very proud! Rosari Royal Gem - Jason - Albion Revelation dressage saddle Out of Kinnordy Gera and by Royal Diamond, Jason is...

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