Sandman bounced back to success at Hunters in Cirencester, winning the prix st georges with Gareth Hughes, reports Andrea Oakes. Gareth scored a second victory in the intermediaire II, this time with Nurejev. Rhett Bird rode a power-packed Donzello to a double victory in the medium classes. Go Dutch won his first advanced test here for Jacqueline Siu.
Gillian Davison rode her own and husband Richards Hiscox Komanchi to win the PSG qualifier at Tatton Dressage in Cheshire, reports Jo Prestwich. Richard was on hand to see his pupils Nikki McPherson (Ryecroft Eclipse) and Julie Yardley (Donatella III) clean up in the intermediaire II and medium and advanced medium qualifiers.
Caroline Bridge made the most of a last-minute entry at the Ely venue to take the Shearwater Four-Year-Old class on Don George, reports Ruth Pearce. Tahley Reeve-Smith led the five-year-old national class on Special. Michelle Watson and GDH Florestans Fire beat Tahley in the five-year-old international. Rebecca Richardson and Romanov led the national six-year-olds.
Read all these reports in full, plus reports from other top venues around the country, in tomorrow’s Horse & Hound (24 May, ’07)