INTERVIEW Emily King on Bouncing Back

Emily King Interview

INTERVIEW Emily King on Bouncing Back We were thrilled to interview Emily King who kindly found time in her very busy schedule to speak to us at Everything Horse. We chatted about big changes to her life and career and how she has coped through them. Talking about the everyday and into the future, we get to know more about the rider behind the name; Emily King! More recently, you made the move from Devon to Cheshire. Are there any differences on between the two locations for training and competing?…

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Lara Butler Interview – Keeping Partnerships on Top Form

Lara Butler riding Kristjan at Keysoe CD13* 2021

Lara Butler Interview – Keeping Partnerships on Top Form This month, Lara Butler took time out go her busy schedule to chat to us here at Everything Horse. A team reserve for the Olympic games in Rio, on the European team in 2017 and for the World Equestrian Games in 2018, she has more recently seen Nation Cup success and a double Grand Prix. We discussed everything from how she keeps her horses on top form, to how she looks after herself! Hi Lara, first of all, please may you introduce…

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INTERVIEW David and Louise Simpson on Collaborative Working and Training For Success

INTERVIEW David and Louise Simpson

INTERVIEW David and Louise Simpson on Collaborative Working and Training For Success Rider Interview by Abigail Dickinson We were thrilled to interview David and Louise Simpson, quizzing them all about their training and success. Revealing very different training approaches, David and Louise discuss how their riding styles benefit horse’s training, as well as their own performance in the arena. The duo also gave us an insight into training and competing together as husband and wife, as well as a young family to consider!   Why were you both drawn to…

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Interview: Tara Punter on Podcast Realisation and Mindset Coaching

Tara Punter Podcast -Tara Best, Founder and MD of Tara Punter PR 2 ©LotteSimonsPhotography

Interview: Tara Punter on Podcast Realisation and Mindset Coaching This month we were thrilled to be given the opportunity to interview Tara Punter to discuss her latest business launch; the Tara Punter Podcast. Firing on all barrels, Tara has already recorded over 30 podcasts that help business owners, and individuals work on mindset, whether it be to smash goals in business or for morning routines to set yourself up for the day ahead. Here we talk to Tara about how and why the podcast came about, business and personal goals,…

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Eventer Louisa Milne Home – Q & A

Louisa Milne Home riding King Eider at The Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials 2011.

Eventer Louisa Milne Home – Q & A Catch up with eventer, Louisa Milne Home in this Q & A. Louisa Milne Home is one of Scotland’s top event riders, having competed at the highest level, including Badminton and Burghley with King Eider. As King Eider hangs up his eventing colours, Louisa is concentrating on her string of promising youngsters. Here we catch up with the Robinson Animal Healthcare sponsored rider. Q. How old were you when you started riding? Mum has always had horses so I have been able…

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Isabell Werth on Heroes, Influences, Horses and Tokyo

Isabell Werth (GER)

Isabell Werth on Heroes, Influences, Horses and Friendships Magazine ⇒ Everything Horse Equestrian Journalist, Louise Parkes, continues to make the most of lockdown by speaking with sporting stars during their time at home. Here she interviews German dressage gold medalist, Isabell Werth. Nothing is worth more than our health….Isabell Werth by Louise Parkes During their long and successful career together, Germany’s Isabell Werth and Satchmo claimed team gold and individual silver at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Isabell is planning a 26th birthday party for the happily-retired Hannoverian gelding next month.…

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EH Interview with Piggy French

Piggy French Interview

Sweeping the country from one equestrian event to the other, Piggy French has somehow managed to slot in a quick interview with Everything Horse (EH) this week too. The fresh-faced eventing superstar stopped to talk more on her Badminton win, Vanir Kamira, competing and also took time out to answer a few questions on training too … So first Piggy, the obvious question, how are you feeling following your 2019 Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials win? It’s been fantastic. The amount of cards, messages, gifts and everything else I’ve received…

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Industry Interview: Kate Jupp, Helpline Coordinator Hilton Herbs

Kate Jupp, Hilton Herbs

Industry Interview: Kate Jupp, Helpline Coordinator Hilton Herbs As we approach the time of year where school and college leavers start to consider either further education or employment, the team at Everything Horse interviewed Kate Jupp, to give further insight into duties involved in her varied role as helpline coordinator for animal supplement manufacturer, Hilton Herbs. We’ve also been a little cheeky and added a few questions in on common problems, recommendations and top tips too! Kate Jupp Bsc Hons AMCST , who has recently took the role at Hilton Herbs, has…

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A London Parade With Some Horsey Action

Caroline Marsh, founder of All The Queen's Horses in 2015. Photo by Jo Monck

A London Parade With Some Horsey Action All The Queen’s Horses are a unique equestrian element to the annual London New Year’s Day Parade which takes to the streets on New Year’s Day to entertain the huge crowds that line the streets along the route through central London. We spoke to organiser and creator of ‘All The Queen’s Horses’, Caroline Marsh (pictured above) to ask her a few burning questions… HOW MANY YEARS HAVE YOU BEEN INVOLVED WITH THE PARADE? With All The Queen’s Horses, it will be nine years…

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Meet Catie Staszak, The Multi Award Winning Equestrian Journalist

Catie Staszak Interview, Everything Horse

Meet Catie Staszak, The Multi Award Winning Equestrian Journalist Are you ready to be inspired? At the age of 26, Catie Staszak, has already become an essential part in FEI competition coverage. Renewing her contract with the Longines FEI World Cup Jumping North America League, she has also become a spearhead for women in the equestrian media industry, being the only female commentator for this event. Staszak’s expertise have also seen her soar across the world, taking her hand from pen to paper, to the silver screen. We caught up…

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Interview: DR Simon Curtis – A Sound Knowledge of the Hoof

Simon Curtis interview

Interview: DR Simon Curtis – A Sound Knowledge of the Hoof What Dr Simon Curtis doesn’t know about the equine hoof, isn’t worth knowing. In addition to his contributions to farriery, he has established himself as an author by writing of four in-depth books and being published in numerous journals. Simon has also lectured and demonstrated farriery in more than 20 countries on six continents. He is a visiting lecturer at the University of Cambridge and is the only farrier to have been awarded an Honorary Associate by the Royal College of…

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INTERVIEW Nina Barbour on Combining Work Commitments with Competing

Nina and AK's Culcha Candela in action at London GCT

INTERVIEW Nina Barbour on Combining Work Commitments with Competing LGCT London Success for Nina amid planning the 2018 Liverpool International Horse Show For any business professional, combining work commitments with a passion for your chosen sport and wanting to be the best you can be is never easy.  Here we talk to Nina Barbour, president and founder of both the Liverpool International Horse Show and the Equerry Bolesworth International Horse Show about her recent success at the Longines Global Champions Tour London.   Tell us about the two horses you took to LGCT London? I…

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5 Minutes with Colin Bramley-Robins, Judge and Chairman of British Palomino Society

British Palomino Society

5 Minutes with Colin Bramley-Robins, Judge and Chairman of British Palomino Society Do you love showing and have a Palomino horse or pony? Ever wanted to know what judges look for when you are in the ring? Here we talk to BPS Chairman and judge Colin Bramley-Robins on what he looks for in the showing world. How long have you been a judge and what made you want to become a judge? I have judged for around 30 years up to county level. I became a judge as a way…

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Italian Eventer Dan Bizzarro – Rider Interview

Dan Bizzarro, Italian Event Rider

This month we interviewed Dan Bizzarro for our website readers Born and raised in Italy, transferring to Britain to pursue his professional riding career, Dan Bizzarro is without doubt the one to watch on the eventing circuit for 2018. We were lucky enough, before the season really swings into action, to ask him a few questions on how British equestrianism differs from that in Italy, how he got on working for William Fox-Pitt and to learn a little about his current team of horses. How do you think Britains equestrian culture…

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5 Minutes with Sponsored Rider Steph Gumn

Horses for Sale - Steph Gumn - SG Sports Horses

5 Minutes with Sponsored Rider Steph Gumn We’ve sponsored Shropshire based showjumper Steph Gumn, for three years now. We’ve watched her graduate from university and successfully set up her own business, SG Sports Horses. This month we stopped in to catch up with Steph after a very busy year. We wanted to know a little more about what it was that sparked her passion for horses, why she does what she does and where she’s up to now. Why do you do what you do Steph? I have always been…

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Rider Interview: Up Close and Personal with Sam Ecryod

Sam Ecroyd New Brand Ambassador For Whale Of A Time Clothing

Rider Interview: Up Close and Personal with Sam Ecryod #EverythingHorseMagazine – February 2017 – Rider Interviews Courtesy of his sponsor, retro surf inspired fashion brand Whale Of A Time Clothing, we caught up with young eventer Sam Ecroyd for a quick fire Q&A   When did you first start riding and who was your first pony? “I began riding at about three years old on a coloured pony called Diamond, and she bolted with me on the beach when I was around five years old, and I fell off on…

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A Day in the Life of a Young Horse Producer

A Day in the Life of a Young Horse Producer Everything Horse sponsored rider Steph Gumn produces young horses to sell on and compete, and even if we are a little biased, we think she’s very good at it too! So good in fact we wanted to share with our readers what it’s like to walk a day in her shoes by taking ‘five’ to ask Steph a few questions…. How many hours a week do you work? Gosh, I don’t really have set hours! I tend to take each…

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Event Rider Interview: Willa Newton

Event Rider Interview: Willa Newton   You spent time based with German event rider, Dirk Schrade, what is one of the main things you’ve learned from this experience? One of the main things I learned about was how to produce and train young horses.  Before that, I didn’t have a system of my own.  Over my time with Dirk, I learned how to identify the type of young horse that the modern sport demands. As well as the importance of ensuring correct training at each level, before moving on.  …

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Rider Interview – Lara Dyson

  Rider Interview – Lara Dyson A former member of the British Young Riders’ dressage scheme, Lara Dyson joined the senior ranks in 2009. Holder of 10 British Dressage regional titles and two national titles, Lara secured her Team GB flag in 2015 after being selected to ride in Le Mans, France on her KWPN-approved stallion, Cyden Bodyguard Moorland. Q – You are expecting your first child in June, how are you planning on working your career around your new bundle of joy? A – I am very lucky to…

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Interview with International show jumper Yazmin Pinchen

Yazmin Pinchen riding at Bolesworth International

Interview with International show jumper Yazmin Pinchen Rider Interview – Yazmin Pinchen You have an active presence on social media, how do you think social media influences your business? (In regard to sponsors and fans) Social media has proved to be a great thing for me, I have gained most of my sponsors via social media and I have also gained recognition, for being so proactive on it. It’s very important that you can interact with fans and keep friends, family and sponsors up to date with your journey and results. I always…

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Rider Interview – Leah Beckett

Rider Interview – Leah Beckett Leah Beckett is an international dressage rider and is sponsored by Aloeride, the natural aloe vera supplement for horses. You were a former young rider European medalist do you think this background has helped you get where you are today? And what advice would you give to other young dressage riders? People are often quite amazed at how cool I am at a competition and how I never get nervous. I think a lot of my history as a Pony, Junior and Young Rider has a…

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Rider Interview – Lissa Green, Daughter to Lucinda Green

Lisa Green Interview

Meet Lissa Green  Eventing is in the blood for event rider Lissa Green, following in the footsteps of her mother the great Lucinda Green. Based in Wiltshire, the 26-year-old is full of ambition and drive to success in the world of evening. From a young age Lissa was always told if she wanted to have the ponies she would have to work hard and prove it. And that is exactly what she did. Tell us about your horses? I currently have seven horses on the yard and I am actively…

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