Aug
22

Northern Championships start times 2019

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Dear all, please find below the start times for this weekend. We have been added as Equine Services but we have changed the name to Forces Equine - GOOD LUCK ALL!  File Name: Northern-Champs-starttimes File Size: 63 kb Download File
Aug
06

Have you heard? BD Summer Membership Offer!

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​Dear FE'ers We have a Summer membership offer that is being run from now until 1 September for New members only I thought this might be a good thing for you to pop on the Forces page, for those who are wanting to take a leap into the Affiliated world J they have an offer on for new full members and new Club members. https://www.britishdressage.co....
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Jul
31

Cadet William Field FEYRA member qualifies for HOYS 2019

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 It is with great pride to announce that our young rider Cadet William Field has qualified for this years Horse of the Year Show in Birmingham. Will is attending this great event and we want all members to go along and show their support to this amazing young rider. PC Emma Smith, Forces Equine members has been selected as a HOYS Super Fan and...
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Jul
31

Vlog by PC Kathryn Davies of her experience of her first ever Forces Equine Games

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​It is amazing to see what our members do and this is a first for Forces Equine, with a personal Vlog by Kathryn Davies at the Summer Forces Equine Games 2019. We are super pleased that all the behind the scenes work pays off in the way of our members having the most amazing time at our games! Lovely comments about our official home, Arena UK and g...
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Jul
30

Big FE congratulations goes to the two placed teams from FE Hickstead this year

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​ Report by : PC Jenna Hastings FE Cops and Dodgers finished in 15th place out of 66 teams with a score of 12. Matt Culling posted an amazing clear round in the 85cm which was brilliant considering he was a last-minute replacement and he's only been competing for a few months – his smile all day afterwards said it all. James Matthews added 4 faults...
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Jul
30

Discount offered to all Forces Equine members on their first shop at Houghton Country.

Discount offered to all Forces Equine members on their first shop at Houghton Country.
​We are please to announce a 1st order discount for Houghtons Country for all Forces Equine members. Login to the members area to grab your discount code to use on your shopping! Thank you Houghton Country!
Jul
27

Forces Equine teams head to the All England Jumping Course at Hickstead.

Forces Equine teams head to the All England Jumping Course at Hickstead.
​For our 6th consecutive year, Forces Equine are taking teams to Hickstead to compete in the teams of 3 with British Riding Clubs. The heights are 0.85m, 0.95m & 1.05m with all 3 team members competing at one of those heights. Every year Forces Equine Avon & Somerset team top the boards out of the Forces Equine Teams, can they do it again t...
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Jul
26

British Riding Club National Championships select 2 FEYRA members to attend the Junior 0.80m teams

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​We are delighted to announce that 2 of our Forces Equine Young Riders have been selected to represent Forces Equine and BRC Area 16 at the British Riding Clubs National Championships at Lincoln Show Ground on 31st August & 1st September 2019. The team will compete on the Sunday and would love your support, pop down and cheer them on - more to ...
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Jul
26

5 ways horse-riding can benefit children with autism

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For children with autism, life can sometimes be difficult, as they'll often have to overcome social and communication issues on a daily basis. While behavioural, speech, and occupational therapies can help your children when they're struggling, equine-assisted activities and therapies (EEAT) can offer them support, too. Here, Sean Whiting, Director...
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Jul
16

Voltaire Design's Serving & Non-Serving Forces Equine Champions 2019

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Every year at the Forces Equine Games we present the Forces Equine Serving & Non-Serving Champion of the years games. This is a point scored competition on placings and this year the competition was sponsored by our partners at Voltaire Design. Sadly last years winner, PCSO Emma-Jo Thorpe forgot to bring the cup to the show as she had an emotio...
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Jul
08

Forces Equine Games, looking forward to welcoming new members

Forces Equine Games, looking forward to welcoming new members
The games are nearly upon us and this weekend we will see our members in action. With new faces coming through the ranks, it's great to see them spreading the world UK wide. PC Emma Smith, has been out and about competing and is really looking forward to her first games where her and her own Loxland Amazing Grace will be in the Championship section...
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Jul
04

A night with Mr Geoff Billington Forces Equine Ambassador

A night with Mr Geoff Billington Forces Equine Ambassador
Geoff will be hosting a night open to all to attend at Arena UK on Friday 2nd August 2019. Tickets cost £12 per person and it will be a night to remember. Bar serving alcholic beverages, tea & coffee will be available to purchase. This is a seated event.
Jul
03

Forces Equine Elite Member is invited to uphold their title as winners in London's CSI2* at the Global Champions Tour 2019

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PC Charlotte Lee (pictured) of Dorset Police and Forces Equine Elite Member has been invited to return to uphold her title as winners of the Global Champions Tour in London within the CSI 2*. Forces Equine HQ were contacted on Monday with the official invite, GCT said "we would like to invite Charlotte back to the competition representing Forc...
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Jul
01

Show Jumping 2018/2019 League Winners!

Show Jumping 2018/2019 League Winners!
The leagues are worked out on Horse/Rider combination and at three levels; AES ARGENTI AURUM Which are latin for Bronze, SIlver & Gold. Horse/Rider combo gains points over all levels and we have a winner & runner up each year - prizes to follow and WELL DONE to our winners!  This years Show Jumping League winners are below.  Force...
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Jun
30

Serving the public can be really good fun! PC Lizzie Livingstone & Jubilee at Glastonbury.

Serving the public can be really good fun! PC Lizzie Livingstone & Jubilee at Glastonbury.
"Jubilee gives me wings..... " says PC Livingstone. It's that time of year again and the Avon & Somerset guys are out at Glastonbury looking after the British Public. For years now Lizzie has been protrolling the event ensuring all fetival go'ers are safe and sound and this year her and her stead wanted to be seen, it's great to see pictures li...
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Jun
24

Sally Walker Fire Service setting the world on fire in Dressage

Sally Walker Fire Service setting the world on fire in Dressage
From Novice at Hickstead to Intermediate I and the turn of Crew Manager Sally Ann Walker...... Our Forces Equine members never cease to amaze us and this pairing is no exception, they are heading for the top! Crew Manager Sally Walker was out and about this weekend on Wilton and had this to say, " So at the weekend, we ventured to Br...
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Jun
24

Forces Equine at Hickstead 2019!

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Well what a week! We started the Hickstead June meet with Deputy Governor Caroline Vine HMPPS who competed with her own Diamond Buffet within the Dressage competition. The pair qualified for the event and were super excited to get down and strut their stuff in uniform representing the Prison Service & Forces Equine. "Love my boy Bob. Loved the ...
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Jun
10

Try Tentepgging at this years’ FEG 2019!

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We welcome the British Tentpegging Association back to this July's Forces Equine Games with both a competition and your chance to try this growing sport, with a newcomer training session taking place on the Saturday. The sport of tentpegging has its origins in the mounted cavalry units of armies worldwide with several mounted and non-mounted troops...
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May
28

A WIN for one of our South Yorkshire Police Members in the Czech Republic.

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PC's Tracey Brown (pictured left), Julie Bradshaw & PCSO Emma-Jo Thorpe (official overseas FE flag flyer) travelled to the Czech Republic to compete against officers from mounted units from Europe which included, Poland Slovakia Germany, Hungary Russia. "Riding horses we had only1 hour to familiarise ourselves with Julie and I took part in 3 co...
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May
14

RWHS 2019 and our members showing the public their moves!

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​Sit back and enjoy some of the video footage of our members at RWHS this year. South Yorks Police Team FE members PC Tracey Brown, PC Julie Bradshaw & PCSO Emma-Jo Thorpe. Avon & Somerset Police Team FE Members PC Helen Du Heaume, PC LIndsey Pendleton & Sgt Andrew Reynolds. WOI Graeme Matthews REME, Capt Marie Llewellyn AMS, Somerset A...
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