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SA DRESSAGE YOUTH CHAMPS : DECEMBER 2016 – TEAM TRIALS

We are having our Team Selections for SA Dressage Youth Champs on the 30 October 2016 at Durban Shongweni Club.  Riders need to attend the selection day dressed properly in their show  attire.  Horses to be plaited and turned out neatly please.  Riding times will follow as soon. The following tests will be ridden : Pony […]

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SA ADULT CHAMPS : OPEN TEAM

We wish to congratulate our riders and horses that will represent KZN in Cape Town in November 2016.  We are very proud of you and your beautiful horses! Beryl Johnston and Ultimo owned by Beryl Johnston                                       […]

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Disciplinary Code

Riders, members and interested parties. Please make sure that you are clued up on the Disciplinary Code that will be strictly adhere to.  Refer to Dressage Info -Dressage Constitution

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DSA CHALLENGE : FINAL RESULTS

2016-DSA-National-Challenge-ResultS-Final-3MP-GT-FS-KZN-WC-NC-NW The final results for the DSA Challenge is out!  And a big congratulations to all our KZN riders. Below are the riders and their horses from KZN who came first overall in the country: Pony Rider FEI WDC Elementary : Hayley Conway and Casanova                     […]

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* GUIDELINES FOR SCRIBES

Guidelines for Scribes Final

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KZN DRESSAGE CHAMPS : 29-31 JULY 2016

KZN Dressage Council would like to extend a BIG thank you to all sponsors who made this event so successful! Thanks Landrover Durban for the beautiful horse blankets  that our Championship winners received. It was a big surprise and very appreciated by everyone. Thank you also for the beautiful Sashes and Rosettes.  It made our show extra special. Thanks also to Equifeeds, Losgelassen Warmblood Stud, Hi-Performance Equine Therapy, and Arco 360, Super Digger, Primi Gateway, Mossandi Stud, Creative Equestrian – without your kind assistance and generous donations none of this would be possible.

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KAREN KELLERN RIDING ULTIMO

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KAREN KELLERN RIDING ULTIMO

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i have attached some photographs of our riders and horses from KZN Dressage Champs.  Please feel free to email or whatsapp me (grethe@polytruth.co.za 0r 082 904 3473) photos of yourself and your horse.  I load what I have available and manage to find and would really appreciate any other pics from our riders as you are all equally important!!

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FAREWELL TO CAYLA VAN DER WALT

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Cayla van der Walt one of KZN Dressage top Junior riders has been diagnosed with a malignant Sarcoma PNET.  It was removed during an operation but Cayla will require further treatment and has left for the USA on the 22 July 2016..We all fondly remember Cayla and her beautiful horse Ticket to Paradise who competed and won many Dressage shows and won several awards, who was a member of the Junior Novice Team 2015 and who won the KZN Breeders Challenge.

Cayla, we are going to miss you very much! Your and Elliot’s space in every class will be empty, but we wish you all the best with your treatment and hope to see you soon!

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EQUISTAR 20/21 FEBRUARY 2016

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On the 20/21 February 2016, we welcomed the 1st Equistar show,  our new Show Holding Body run by Heather Cochrane and Maxine Robinson to our dressage family.  Ladies, you outdone yourselves leaving many riders with happy hearts and big smiles.  Thanks you to all  the wonderful sponsors that made it all possible offcourse….Infiniti Cars and Quantessential sponsored the most beautiful rosettes/ sashes/shirts and biscuits as well as food for the cocktail party during mounted prize giving

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The other sponsors Chilliplum Tally Ho, Kingston Stables, Equerry Photography and Arco sponsored vouchers, cash, numnahs, sashes and gifts. A special thank you also to Vicky Mostert from Mossandi Stud for the generous cash donation as prize money for the Advanced classes.   Thank you Hetty Blake for decorating the arenas so beautifully for this event and we would also like to thank Garth and his team from Durban Shongweni Club for allowing us to use the fibre arenas. Thank you to everyone who so generously donated and sponsored to make this a special and successful event.

We like to welcome  riders and their new horses (or new riders and horses) who participated at an affiliated show for the first time

Vicky Mostert with her new horse Treinado PRE from Mossandi Warmblood Stud

Vicky Mostert with her new horse Treinado PRE from Mossandi Warmblood Stud

Max Bonomi and Mambo M

Max Bonomi and Mambo M

Jody Anderson and Fynbos Baroness

Jody Anderson and Fynbos Baroness

Nikita French all the way from Newcastle

Nikita French and Brighten all the way from Newcastle

 

Kristina Pukstys on her new mare Mossandi Lets Dance

Kristina Pukstys on her new mare Mossandi Lets Dance

Mariska Botha on Jason van Doorndraai

Mariska Botha on Jason van Doorndraai

Natasha Rothman on San Rouge with Ushir Maharaj from Quantessential

Natasha Rothman on San Rouge

Congratulations  to our winners of Championship classes held on Sunday the 21 February

Winners of the Adult Novice Championship with Johnathan Bissett from Infinite Cars

Winners of the Adult Novice Championship with Johnathan Bissett from Infiniti Cars

Winners of the Adult Elementary Championship with Johnathan Bissett of Infinite Cars

Winners of the Adult Elementary Championship with Johnathan Bissett from Infiniti Cars

 

 

 

 

 

 

Winners of the Adult EM Championship class with Johnathan Bissett from Infiniti Cars

Winners of the Adult EM Championship class with Johnathan Bissett from Infiniti Cars

Beryl Johnstone and Ultimo winning the Inter 1 Championship . with her is Johnathan Bissett from Infinite Cars

Beryl Johnstone and Ultimo winning the Inter 1 Championship . with her is Johnathan Bissett from Infiniti Cars

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vicky Mostert and Treinado PRE winning Adult PSG with Johnathan Bissett from Infinite Cars

Vicky Mostert and Treinado PRE with his groom winning Adult PSG with Johnathan Bissett from Infiniti Cars

Natasha Rothman and San Rouge winners of the Junior Novice Championship with Johnathan Bissett form Infinite Cars

Natasha Rothman and San Rouge winners of the Junior Novice Championship with Johnathan Bissett form Infiniti Cars

Courtney Cahn with Tow Bits winning PR Elementary. Seen here with Ushir Maharaj from Quantessential

Courtney Cahn with Two Bits winning PR Elementary. Seen here with Ushir Maharaj from Quantessential

Cameron Wiley on Poni winners of PR Nov Champ

Cameron Wiley on Poni winners of PR Nov Champ

Cameron Wiley on Rockyvale Bojangles winners of PR Prel Champ

Cameron Wiley on Rockyvale Bojangles winners of PR Prel Champ

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Natasha Rothman and Ushir Maharaj from Quantessential

Natasha Rothman and Ushir Maharaj from Quantessential

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Sarah Perkin and Ushir Maharaj from Quantessential

Sarah Perkin and Ushir Maharaj from Quantessential

 

Heather Cochrane (left) from Equistar with Nadine Parker (Middle) Chairman of KZN Dressage Committee and Maxine Robinson (right) from Equistar

Heather Cochrane (left) from Equistar with Nadine Parker (Middle) Chairman of KZN Dressage Committee and Maxine Robinson (right) from Equistar

Jody Anderson and Savanna Robinson on their ponies

Jody Anderson and Savanna Robinson on their ponies

Sarah Perkin

Sarah Perkin

Mariska Botha

Mariska Botha

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Well done to every single rider and their beautiful horses…whether you are 1st,  2nd or last, you are a winner in your own right and a valuable family member of KZN Dressage !!

(any photos of you and your horse are very welcome – please email to grethe@polytruth.co.za or whatsapp to 0829043473)

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WE KICKED 2016 OFF WITH A BIG SUCESSFULL VICTOR LUDORUM AWARDS LUNCH !!

A big congratulations to all the riders and their horses on winning either the Victor Ludorum or even being runner up or placed..each rider, each horse is a very important, special part of KZN Dressage.  To the parents and spouses…thank you for the time, money, support and effort you tirelessly put in to support our riders.  What a privilege to enjoy this beautiful afternoon, where we could share in each rider and their horse’s achievement and successes.

We held this event at Ollivanders Estate owned by the Cutting Family. Thanks once again for allowing us to have this prestiges event at your beautiful venue.  The food was amazing and the afternoon was just one big success!!

KZN Dressage honoured every rider for their achievements in 2015 and no one went home empty handed.

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 REVA WING – RESPECTED JUDGE AND INSTRUCTOR RECEIVED THE JUDGES AWARD

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ROS HILL RECEIVED THE KWA-ZULU NATAL OFFICIALS TROPHY

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GWEN RECEIVED THE SCRIBES AWARD

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SHANNON FOGDEN RECEIVED THE RIDER’S RIDER AWARD

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….and well done to the rest on your amazing achievements…

Anthea Coullie

Anthea Coullie

Mark Frenzel

Mark Frenzel

Emma Pitout

Emma Pitout

Kayd Olivier

Kayd Olivier

Cayla van der Walt & Carey Grey

Cayla van der Walt & Carey Grey

Reva Wing and some of her pupils

Reva Wing and some of her pupils

 

 

 

 

Regina Anwary

Regina Anwary

Megan Berning

Megan Berning

Georgia Machanik

Georgia Machanik

Courtney Webber

Courtney Webber

Calet de Vos

Calet de Vos

Cameron Wiley

Cameron Wiley

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A HUGE CONGRATULATIONS TO COURTNEY WEBBER AND LUCKY TIME 

THE 2015 SA INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONS

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A HUGE CONGRATULATIONS TO EMMA PITOUT AND HIGHLANDER

THE 2015 SA ELEMENTARY-MEDIUM CHAMPIONS

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