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Dressage Series announced!

Due to popular demand we are pleased to announce we are to host our very own Dressage Series in 2014. It will be a fun filled and friendly affair to encourage all to have a go. Tests from Intro – Novice. Held indoors, Registered BD judges.

Saturday 15th February

Saturday 22nd March

Saturday 19th April

Points will be accrued throughout the series to aim towards winning a fabulous prize. There will also be a Junior and Senior Dressage Champion.

Check out our calendar for further information.

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Our Beautiful Breaker leaves for home!

After 6 weeks of being stabled with us at SFE, Milly was all excited to be ridden by her proud mum Jenny just before leaving for home. Milly has been a star from day one and has taken everything in her stride. She certainly has a very exciting future ahead of her. We love taking horses for Schooling or Breaking, when we see huge results it makes our job very rewarding.

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Charlotte Dujardin Returns to Shaw Farm Equestrian!!!

We cannot express our excitement enough, we have been waiting to welcome Charlotte back to our newly upgraded facility for quite some time and we have been fortunate to secure a weekend clinic with Britain’s Leading Lady.

Not only is she Double Olympic Champion and European Champion but she’s also Britain’s most successful Dressage rider to ever come out of this country.

We are hopeful to secure more dates with Charlotte over the coming months.

The clinic is already full so watch this space for more information.

Please contact Esther for more information.

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Liveries Success!

Our Liveries have been storming ahead just recently which is always fantastic for us to see!

We have 2 of our liveries off to the Winter Dressage Regionals for Novice Restricted and also the Novice Freestyle to Music, huge well done to Katie Amos and her super talented gelding Otto, and to Karen Burns and the amazing 21 year old Mary who puts many of our younger ponies to shame!!

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Haydn and Armani are also doing brilliantly well on the eventing circuit, they have only just started out and keep coming home with improved scores on each trip, there is a very exciting future ahead for them.

Helen Kettleborough and her fabulous new Stallion Opus are also proving to be tough competition on the Iberian circuit with many wins to their name, Helen has recently purchased Opus so their success is set to continue and get ever more exciting in the months to come.

We also had 8 of us competing at PRC’s dressage competition in August and all 3 classes were won by one of the SFE team, everybody performed really well and it was a superb effort from all at the yard.

Well done to all of my Liveries and lets hope the success continues.

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VACANCIES!!!

Rare vacancies available at the yard from 1st September.

Why not let us take away the struggle of winter, you can enjoy the pleasures of horses and allow us to take on all the care and attention, while being on livery with us you can ride 365 days a year if you wish by enjoying the splendour of our Indoor Arena.

We rarely have vacancies at the yard, so get in touch to arrange a viewing (by appointment only).

Full Livery includes all our fantastic facilities’, feed, bedding, haylage, 365 days a year care and attention, all year round turnout and much much more.

We are available for long and short term livery plans, including Breaking, Schooling, Sales or Holiday Livery.

Call Esther to discuss your requirements.

Thank you

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From Breaking to Sold in 8 weeks!

4 year old stunning chestnut mare. Sent to us for breaking and then sales livery. Another happy client and success story from Shaw Farm Equestrian. Aggie has gone onto a professional rider to compete in the Dressage arena. Good Luck Aggie and Richard.

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New Website!

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All of us here at Shawfarm are delighted to welcome you to our new website! Our new website is designed for you to gain a real insight into the quality of service we offer here in Todmorden, Shawfarm strive to be the best possible location for all your equestrian needs.

We provide all your livery services for horses and ponies of all disciplines : pony club, showing, dressage, show jumping, hacking all the way through to retirement.

If you have any further questions about our services feel free to call Esther on 01706 819467.

 

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Stephen Clarke Dressage Clinic!

DATE COMING SOON!

International Dressage Judge, Trainer and rider! Stephen is judging London 2012!!

Private lessons with one of Britain’s best.

Cost £85 per person for private lesson in fabulous Mirrored Indoor Arena on high performance wax surface.

Call Esther for further info.

SPECTATORS WELCOME – £5.00/PERSON.

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Charlotte Dujardin Visit!

We are still on a high after our extremely successful clinic with Britains leading dressage lady, Charlotte Dujardin. The weekend was fantastic, with everyone from spectators to lesson participants and all the guests at the question and answer evening having a super time.

We even managed a write up in BHS mag, Todmorden News, Evening Courier and Yorkshire Post! Not every day that happens for a humble livery yard.

We are excited with the chance of booking regular clinics with Charlotte once our indoor is up and running! Watch this space!!!

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The British Horse Society – ‘Highly Commended’ Grading.

The British Horse Society has introduced a new grading system for approving Livery Yards and Riding Schools, they now assess us on individual areas.
We have worked very hard to ensure we are bringing our clients the very best standard of care and facilities that also run alongside the expectations of the BHS.

We are very please to announce that we have been awarded the ‘Highly Commended‘ grading in many of the categories, some of which are:
Customer care, Stabling, Riding arenas and Show Jumps. We are very pleased with this achievement and we are continuing with the hard work to ensure we stay top of our game.

Thank you to all who have helped make SFL such a success.