02-12-2021 20:49:36 in General by Admin
It’s been an outstanding year for British equestrian sports, with our able-bodied and Paralympic athletes returning from the Tokyo Olympics with a haul of 13 medals - eight from the Paralympics and five from the Olympics.    As eventing team gold medallist Oliver Townend said: “We really hope that our success shows young people that you can be from a very normal background ...

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20-06-2021 15:22:13 in General by Admin
Top showjumper Joe Whitaker’s exclusive Masterclass in April for Stubbing Court Training Ltd (SCT) apprentices and employers was a hard act to follow, but another member of the world’s most famous showjumping family, Joe’s cousin William Whitaker, succeeded in spades.   William, who represents Great Britain at senior championship level, coached nine groups of SCT apprentic...

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28-03-2020 15:10:57 in General by Admin
“Apprenticeships produce the sort of people employers want,” says James Tate of Back Lane Stables, a 5*-rated riding school, exam centre and equestrian centre in Farnley, Leeds. “Young people who come straight to us from school get supported in an environment that suits them, they learn all aspects of working in the horse world in a practical, hands-on way, they receive a qualifi...

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