Retrained Racehorses 2016
Retraining of Racehorses National Recognition Awards 2016
Retraining of Racehorses (RoR) and British Showjumping are pleased to announce that the winner of the 2016 British Showjumping Retraining of Racehorses National Recognition Awards is I'm A Bird, a 17 year-old bay mare owned and ridden by Anneli Larsson from Durham.
These British Showjumping RoR National Recognition Awards provided a focus for ex-racehorses that have started Showjumping with the national governing body. A total of six cash awards are given to the highest graded horses during the given twelve month period and a £2,500 award is given to the winning combination with the five additional winners each receiving £500 each. To ensure as many retrained horses are given the opportunity of being recognised and encouraged to compete within a new discipline, previous title holders are not eligible for future consideration. The previous winners are:
2015 - Charlotte Gibbens & Bluegrass Hopper
2014 - Jo Fulcher & Captain Willoughby
2013 - Isabelle Tomkins & Tanktastic
2012 - Kathryn Ellison & Quel Ange
2011 - Nicola Braidwood & Vite Etoile
2010 - Emily Morris & Zolushka
1st I'm A Bird - Owned and ridden by Anneli Larsson
2nd Cathedral Rock - Owned by and ridden by Pip Davis
3rd Lady Cavendish – Owned and ridden by Alix Palmer
4th Sagassa – Owned and ridden by Peta Viner
5th Wild Mushroom – Owned and ridden by Kay Simpson
6th Storm Surge – Owned and ridden by Richard Nichol
For further information about British Showjumping and the Retraining of Racehorses Recognition Awards, please contact the British Showjumping Membership Department on 02476 698824. To register your horse with Retraining of Racehorses please do so online by visiting www.ror.org.uk. Information regarding the 2017 British Showjumping RoR National Recognition Awards will be issued shortly.
Page updated 11/11/2016.