Hi everyone! How are you all doing? Mystie and I have been quite busy since I did my last blog post. We’ve been out competing and doing lots of training! I have had a lot of lessons with my local instructor Barrett Watson. He has really helped me and Mystie progress with our jumping, the…

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Tara Murphy

 It’s been a while since I’ve written one of these! Since lockdown has been lifted, we have been showjumping twice and even managed to get eventing (somehow surviving the Aston ballot!) Unfortunately Aston Novice didn’t go quite to plan with Rolo. He was was slightly rusty and found it all very exciting. However we still…

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Hello everyone, long time no speak… I just checked back on the website and I haven’t updated you all since our beach trip in September last year. Fast forward nearly another year and a global pandemic. It’s safe to say 2020 hasn’t gone as planned and the world is a much different place. As most…

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So with the announcement of lockdown and all events cancelled both my horses were hoping for a holiday… no such luck! I have continued working both Buddy & Angelina, staying in a routine as I was still busy working & hoping that we could get back out eventing. Although it has been a very difficult…

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Tara Murphy one of the younger riders in the Forelock and Load Team has very kindly given us a little write up. My event season kicked off very well with a double clear at Isleham in the 100 Open on my new lovely ride Monbeg Maximus (aka Mumbles) owned by Jane Duncan. We then went…

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One of the younger Forelock and Load riders has kindly written us a blog on coping with the national lock down. I hope you enjoy my Instagram idea #forelockandloadlockdown How are you all getting on in lock down? Are you missing school, your friends and normal life? I thought I would let you know how…

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Charlotte Cutler has very kindly been testing some products on her string of horse’s at home. Here is how she got on with the Bombers Titanium DC Dressage. Over the last 3 weeks I have been trialing the Bombers Titanium DC Dressage bit. After having a long chat with Kirstie about Wally this was the…

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Kirstie approached thoroughbred racehorse trainer Ilka Gansera-Leveque last year and asked her if she wouldn’t mind trialing some Bombers Bits on her string of horses. Not only is German born Ilka a successful trainer she is also a practicing equine vet. Ilka treats all of her horse’s as individuals, tailoring their fitness programme and the…

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And the eventing season has started!! Charlotte Cutler ventured to Poplar Park last weekend, starting off the weekend riding a client’s two horses in the 80 on Saturday.It was Mai’s first event and she didn’t disappoint. Producing a sweet 34.8 Dressage, a green stop Show Jumping followed by a ‘scary monster under the fence’ moment…

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Hey everyone! I hope you’re all doing well and enjoying life with your gorgeous ponies. I’ve had a lot of changes, so I thought it would be a good idea to get you all up to date. Unfortunately, Reggie didn’t quite work out which was such a shame as he was a lovely boy, but…

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