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October '09
We went to the PAVO Young Event Horse Championships where Zelly was 3rd in the yearlings, and Rumble 1st! Rumble also went on the become the 2009 PAVO Potential Young Event Horse Champion!!!!!!!!!! Bring on 2010!
Three new additions! - Yummy a yearling colt, Camissa a 5yo Large Hack and Sister Rose, a heavyweight broodmare.
September '09
The yard produced a foal for our great friend Lucy Sheldrake for the Stars of the Future Foal Sale at Addington. This lovely foal by Shutterboy out of the Randi mare Birthday Girl sold for a very respectable sum to a top showjumping family. He is called Delaroche Shutterboy so keep an eye out for hiom in the future.

We then took the long journey to Pembs county to help Lucy show a mare and foal. This is becoming an annual pilgrimage and was the 3rd year on the trot we have attended (its also an excuse for a bit of a busmans holiday). For the 2nd year running we won the lw broodmare as well as the foal class (with a different mare to last year). This year we took a Cavalier Royale mare with her Lauriston foal at foot.

Next we attended Bucks county we had a consistant day but not the best everything was 2nd! (Lolly, Fairy and Rumble)
We had a bit of a break before The National Hunter show which proved to be a very successfull day. Rumble won the yearling class of the Thoroughbred breeding. Then new addittion Trade Mark won the 2yo TB class. Rumble then went TB champion so he was through to the cuddy! He then went Reserve Cuddy Champion we were delifghted, especially as he's only a yearling!
Another early start and of we set to Plumpton for the BEF and had a great day.
Rumble - eventing yearling 1st premium 8.96
Spider - eventing 2yo 1st premium 8.96
Delaroche Lauzelle 2x 1st premiums s/j and dressage Yearling
Next came BSHA Nat champs back at Addington
Fairy 1st R/H Yearling and res champ also 1st Reserve Youngstock Champion and then in the evening performance 1st Reserve Supreme Inhand Champion of show!! Again, she's only a yearling!
Lolly was 2nd again in the RH 2 year olds and Missy was 2nd in the Hack yearlings
Lastly was the Royal county of Berkshire -
Spider 1st and Champion Sport Horse
Zelly 1st sport horse yearlings
Spider 1st hunter 2 year olds
August '09
Quite a lot has happened since the last update!
Kent County - Rumble 1st Yearling Sport Horse
                     Babs 3rd Yearling Sport Hrse
                     Lolly 2nd 2yo Sport Horse
                     Missy 1st Yearling Hack and Reserve Hack Breeding Champion
BEF Keysoe
Laureve gained an Elite Premium as a dressage sport pony with a score of 9.04
BEF Plumpton
Bridget gained a 1st premium score 8.21 as an Eventing foal
Babs gained a 1st premium score 8.64 as a yearling S/J.
Lolly gained a 1st premium score 8.75 as an Eventing 2yo.
This gave Meg (Dam of Babs and Lolly) a score of 8.7 towards this years Broodmare Award.
NPS Summer Championships - Lolly 2nd Riding Horse 2yos and 2nd in the
                                              Ottergale RH.
                                              Fairy - 2nd in RH Yearlings and 1st in PB Welsh.
Cranleigh Show - Razz won the BSJA British Novice
                          Gobby was 3rd in the Novice RH

There is a new addition to the yard, Spider (Trade Mark)
We also have a new horse in from Lucy of Delaroche Stud aiming at the Sept BEF Plumpton, a bay filly called Delaroche Lauzelle by Lauriston out of Miss II born 2008.
Britney is now confirmed in foal to Lauriston!
Tango, Spider and Zelly have attended two local shows to gain experience and have brought home two 1sts, a 2nd and a 3rd between them!
July '09
We have a new addition to the yard, a pbw show pony called Walk This Way (Adora).
At East of England Babs was 2nd in the Hunter Yearlings. Whilst at Three Counties both Fairy and Missy were 2nd in their relevant hack yearling classes.
Rumble was 2nd at Lincoln in the Sports Horses, and Lolly was third. We also stabled with Kelly and Julie Hibbitt, who have Violet and Billy - who are both looking fab and happy!

Bill won and was Sports Horse/Pony Breeding Champion at NPS Area 20. He is also now broken and going nicely. Rudi also attended and was 2nd in the Sports Horses and 3rd in the Hunters.
At South of England Babs was 4th in the Sports Horses whilst Lolly was 2nd and Reserve Champion Sports Horse. 
Trinny, Meg, Zara and Rosie are all tested in foal for 2010!
Kevin has been sold and Annie has a new 3yo hack/ISRT called Dancing Beat purchased from Ann Bassett.

Classictop Totty has also qualified with her new owners for RIHS and HOYS 2009.
June '09
Britney has foaled a bay filly to be named Classictop Smallprint.
Devon county saw Rumble coming 3rd in the RH and winning a very large sports horse class. Lolly was also 2nd in her RH class.
Tyler won the Young Handlers at Heathfield with Annie, whilst Trinny won the 2yo sports horses.
Rudi went to Surrey county and won a hot 2yo Hunter Class.
We also had a good day at Bath and West. Rumble was 3rd in the RH breeding. Lolly won a very good 2&3yo RH Breeding class and went on the be Champion Riding Horse.
Blindeye and Ali have both been tested in foal to Lauriston and Small Land Maytino.
May '09
Kevin, Missy and Bill went to P(UK) South. Kevin won his class and was Reserve Champion Competiton Pony, and was 2nd in the 4/5/6yr old Futurity Show Ponies. Bill was 2nd and Reserve Champion Hunter Pony. Missy was 2nd in the Hacks.
Lee went to the CHAPS South East Show, and was 2nd in the non native to make show pony/hack class.
Razz went double clear and won the British Novice at Royal Leisure.
Roly (Classictop Laureate) and Tyler (Perfect Mixture) have both been sold to lovely homes.
Dotty (Classictop Totty) was Champion Hack and qualified for RIHS 2009 at BSPS Area 8 for her new owners.
We also have two new broodmare additions...! and Gwen has gone out on loan to a friend to have some fun with her little girl.
April '09
Kevin (Sandlings California Dreaming) won the small Part Breds at the South East Arab Spring Show, qualifying for both the summer show and the Cherif Championships.
There are 4 more additions on the yard - Bill, Lee, Lorri and Larry!
March '09
Kevin (Sandlings California Dreaming) was 3rd at SoE Spring in the Arab Part Breds.
We have a new addition to the yard... Alfie, a Bichon Frise puppy!
Rosie (Classictop Symphony) gave birth to a gorgeous colt called Roly.
Violet (Eustacia Vie) has gone on loan to a great home to go eventing. She's also going to the same people who currently own Mariday (Billy), look out for them in H+H in the future!
Billy is going really well, he's been out to a few small events and his new owners are looking forward to the coming season!

Mariday (Billy)

February '09
The show season has started well, with Rumble (Fielden Classictop) winning the Hack/Riding Horse Youngstock class before going Hack/Riding Horse Champion.
January '09
Adusa (Bob) has been sold to a great home to go showjumping.
We had a great trip to the BEF Breeders Awards Dinner, as Hogan (Classictop Notch) was crowned Champion 3yr old of the Futurity Young Horse Evaluations.
After a complication, Meg (Fool's Pride) has been awarded the Champion Broodmare Award for having the highest scoring progeny average score of the Futurity Young Horse Evaluations.
Fielden Classictop (Rumble) and Perfect Mixture (Tyler) have been gelded.

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