Growing numbers of branded Hanoverians are appearing at Horse Trial events this autumn… Apart from the previously mentioned Lexington (Limonit/ Karensky xx) has been placed in Novice starts in recent weeks with Daniel Blundell. Breeder Melissa Nadin Henton Executive (Escudo I/Distelfink) has a new rider in Andy Daines and has been out at 2 […]
Impressions of the 2013 classification tour - Dr. Ludwig Christmann In 1997 I had my first and so far only inspection tour to New Zealand and so I was very much looking forward to my second trip to this wonderful end of the world (from the view of a European). I was looking forward to […]
During th February Verband Tour – Dr Ludwig Christmann from Verden, Germany, took this lovely photograph of Anamour some of the original syndicate members at Anamour’s home of Bilbar Lodge, Palmerston North. From left – Spin and Joan Sutherland, Sara Williams, Wendy Freman, Anamour, Gary Freeman, Pat Dalrymple, Kathy Scott and Eric Ropiha ONZM.
Registered Hanoverians featured well in the results at this year’s show – four champions and three reserve champions. In Level 1 the first four horses are hanoverians Congratulations to all the riders owners and breeders. Level 1 Champion Don Amour MH (Don Frederico/Anamour) Wendi Williamson Level 3 Champion Don Phillipo Imp. (Don Frederico) Rider […]
The new initiative this year was to inspect Mare Families on the trip around. Six families were presented – mare and two female progeny – FOUR families became Elite – with a score of 8 or more – Diva Primero – best dressage bred family Delphi – best jumping/eventing bred family Delphi – 22 […]
Stallion Licensing 2013 Doringcourt and Cassiano It was very exciting to be able to inspect two older stallions who have met their Performance criteria as laid down in our Bylaws. Firstly, in Dairy Flat north of Auckland City, we visited the home of Ron, Sally and Andrea Bank at their North Park Equestrian […]