Equestrian triumphs

November 28, 2018

St Mary’s riders have been triumphing in the equestrian world this autumn, having reached the finals of the 2018 Windsor Horse Show. One of our Year 11 girls competed in the international Osberton Horse trials on 29th September, placing 54th in a field of 130 that included some of the best riders in the world. On 8th October, one of our Year 8 girls won the 80-85cm eventing at the NSEA finals, followed by the Connemara Pony Society eventing finals. On 4th November, one of our Year 9 girls won the 1.10m competition at the international Sevilla Standard Show. In November, the St Mary’s team qualified for Hickstead, taking first and second places in the 100cm at Pontispool, and came 6th in the NSEA championships, with one of our Year 9 riders coming first as an individual.