Search

Horse and Hound Featured rider

Sammi bravely went public this week in Horse and Hound about her treatment for breast cancer and her hopes for making the WEG team with...

Rockingham International

Photo: Charlie Birch with his puppy. Believe it or not it has the highly original name of Woofie. Credit Hels Tagg. A couple of hours...

Chatsworth ERM CIC 3 star International

Off went Team Birch to Chatsworth... supergroom Hels to look after Hunter Valley ( Gizmo), Ed Birch to drive the horsebox ( I so hope he...

Aston le Walls 9th May

Belton seems like a very long time ago already and after taking a few weeks out of competition to reorganise life in the new base where...

Belton International 14th April

The scheduled departure time of 6.30 am from Sammi's yard was missed due to the fact that despite my having now been there twice my sat...

Birch Equestrian relocates!

"Everyone loves moving house" said no one ever. Add a whole yard of horses and gear and another house as well and its starts to get...

Gatcombe 25th March.

Sammi decided to join the 2018 season at the perfect time having avoided the abandonment of much of the calendar which has been the norm...

2018 ERM calendar released

The ERM calendar for 2018 has been released and as always, with spectacular venues and big prize money on offer it is going to be a very...

The Court Jester for sale

The end of the season and time for The Court Jester to step down a level and find a new forever home. He has been successful at CCI 3...

Pau CCI 4 star showjumping 29th October

The autumn sunshine shone down on Hunter Valley ( Gizmo) at the jog and, as always, Hels had him sparkling in the rays. He bounced down...

Pau CCI 4 star Dressage 26th October

Sammi and Hunter Valley ( Gizmo) met up at Pau and they enjoyed the wall to wall sunshine that the event had from Monday through until...

Lignieres showjumping 1st October.

It was nice that the CCI 2 star showjumped in the morning as there is nothing worse that hanging round all day waiting to jump with a...

Lignieres Cross country 30th September

It does have to be said that Sammi is enjoying a rather nice early Autumn break in mid France at Lignieres with just Debonair ( D) and...