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Synonyms for equitation

the sport of siting on the back of a horse while controlling its movements

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Junior Open Equitation: 1 Emma Jones (Kaden Arizona), 2 Paige Carey (Boogie), 3 Shauna McNamara (Amelia).
There are also details of dates and venues for BHS exams and training; BHS Trek, CrossCountry Championships and the BHS Equitation Competition for riding school clients without a horse of their own.
Working Equitation B is a tougher act to crack, some finding the course daunting initially, but once they were in the arena they practically flew round.
Katie Reynolds was the star of the Stoneleigh team that were fifth in the Senior Equitation Jumping Championship, finishing fourth individually on Leo.
DESPITE the change of venue from its usual site at Pencoed College to the South Wales Equitation Centre at Heol-y-Cyw, exhibitors and spectators took advantage of the warm weather and turned up in good numbers from as far afield as Cardigan and Wiltshire for the Glamorgan Welsh Pony and Cob Association foal show.
DONKEYS Young Stock Colt, Filly or Gelding (3 years and under) 1 J Morris, 2 Sammy, 3 O Brown Best Child Handler (under 16) 1 J Luxon-Robinson, 2 G Davey, 3 S Luxon-Robinson Ridden Donkey Championship 1 J Luxon-Robinson, 2 S Luxon-Robinson Ridden Coloured, Spotted or Palomino 1 B Brofie, 2 L Eastwood, 3 L Bryan Lead Rein Equitation Rider (8 years and under) 1 G Wainwright, 2 J Abbott, 3 E Issott Equitation Rider (10 years and under) 1 I Worthington, 2 V Rathmell, 3 G Holmes Equitation Rider 11-17 years 1 B Heddinett, 2 E Grimes, 3 M Walker.
Around pounds 1,000 is being given to Macmillan Nurses and pounds 500 to Eston Equitation Centre to benefit disabled riders.
Jane, a director of equitation, instructor and trainer at the Yorkshire Riding Centre near Harrogate, was initially trained by her mother, Nicole Bartle, and then by Hans von Blixen-Finecke, a Helsinki Olympic Games gold medallist in 1952.
Rugby's success continued in the junior section with fourth in the show jumping championships and seventh in the equitation jumping final.
The dressage saw some new riders taking their first steps into the competitive arena with the Working Equitation Class, which was won by Jamiela Haseid riding Eid.
There were classes for all ages and abilities - including equitation, fancy dress, ridden showing, in-hand showing, working hunter and show jumping.
Bella, who lives at the Eston Equitation Centre, had broken free from a field and wandered down the embankment towards the A174 Parkway.
Last year's highlights were a win in the BSPS National Horse of the Year Side Saddle Championship at Peterborough, a first in the Annual S/S Show Open Hack class, Equitation class winner at Durham County and BSPS class winner at The Great Yorkshire Show.