Author Archives: Sally Rhodes

My hat saved my life…

On Friday March 11, 2012, Mariah Stewart was to encounter a life changing experience; one which would see her escape death by the finest of margins. Colette Armitage discovers Mariah’s miraculous story of bravery as she starts on the long road to recovery. 19-year-old Mariah Stewart joined Easton College in September 2010 to take her […]

New – Vanguard and Freedom body protectors Bespoke design for ladies only!

  By introducing superlative flexibility into a design that offers a fit especially tailored for the female figure, without compromising protection and safety, we believe we have designed our most comfortable body protector to date. This exceptional comfort is offered by a darted and tailored bust design, a slim and sculptured underarm for a close […]

Pony European Championship Squad announced

The five riders selected to represent Great Britain at the 2013 Pony European Championships in Arezzo, Italy between 24 – 28 July are as follows: Faye Adams, aged 15 years from Halesowen with her mother’s (Julie) 14 year-old chestnut mare Some Like It Hot. Millie Allen, aged 15 years from Stockton-on-Tees with her father’s (Peter) […]

Children, Junior & Young Rider European Championship Squads Announced

British Showjumping is pleased to announce the Team Fairfax Children, Junior and Young Rider European Championship Squads representing Great Britain at the forthcoming FEI Children, Junior and Young Rider European Jumping Championships, which will be held during the 16th – 21st July 2013 at Vejer de la Frontera in Spain. Champion is proud to support […]

Toggi and Champion brands to support leading event rider and Irish Olympian, Joseph Murphy

The Toggi and Champion brands have been long standing supporters of equestrian sports in general and of the sport of eventing in particular both in the UK and in Ireland for many, many years. 2013 sees this support taken even further with leading Irish event rider – Joseph Murphy – added to the ‘Team Toggi’ […]

Champion to Support the British Showjumping Youth Teams

Champion  is delighted to announce we are to join British Showjumping as Official Supporter of the Fairfax British Showjumping Pony, Children, Junior and Young Rider Teams. Champion will support the Fairfax British Showjumping Youth Teams as they compete at their respective Nations Cups and European Championships. With a reputation built upon safety, Champion has a […]

A lucky escape for Connie O’Donnell

As horse riders, we all know that our chosen sport presents many risks. It’s therefore crucial that we wear the right equipment to help protect us should the worst happen. We recently received the below email from Connie O’Donnell who had a bad fall from her horse, but Connie was fortunately wearing a Champion Ventair […]