The Competition Diary: Show Number One.

Thursday January 31 And we’re off! Departing Silver Drache Farm in Palm City Florida and on the road down to White Fences Equestrian Center. My Florida coach Lou Denizard had three students competing in the first National rated White Fences show of 2019. We arrived and set up the stalls in the tent stabling; bedding,…

Perspective and Redemption.

FRIDAY Biasini and I rode our first Intermediare 1 test. It was not as I had imagined it. But more of that later. SATURDAY I woke up and thought:  “Oh my….I’ve got to go out there and do it all again.”   It felt like I had a mountain to climb. Then I remembered. Two days…

“With a heart for any fate….”

“Let us then be up and doing with a heart for any fate. Still achieving, still pursuing, learn to labour and to wait.”  Longfellow This is one of my favourite inspirational quotes. I am going to use it to take a look at my winter season in Florida. Let us then be up and doing….