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Meet the Wobbleberries

Approximately 1,200 riders have so far signed up for The Wobbleberry Challenge and participants tell tales of adversity and fear, but also laughter, camaraderie and human spirit. We meet three participants and hear their poignant stories.

3 months ago

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Hannah's Willberry Wonder Pony - the story behind the charity

Since becoming an official registered charity in March 2016 and even before that time, Hannah's Willberry Wonder Pony Charity has achieved incredible things and united people behind a common cause through initiatives such as The Wobbleberry Challenge. In this video, we find out about this amazing charity and the remarkable young woman behind it.

4 months ago

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Dealing with competition nerves

The night before a competition you realise that you have forgotten how to ride, can’t picture yourself getting on and can’t remember any of your training. Ring any bells? Trigger words or actions that correspond to a positive event can help.

4 months ago

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The fitness benefits of horse riding

How many times have you heard ‘horse riding isn’t exercise, the horse does all the work’? Almost anyone who has ever sat on a horse could tell you this is not true, so we took a look at some of the data from BE Head Office staff from their own Fitbits to see exactly what exercise you are getting and the benefits eventing can have on your fitness.

5 months ago

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