Archive for December, 2012

Friday, December 21st, 2012

Christmas is galloping towards us at a ridiculous pace, so in case I forget between now and then, or, more likely run out of time before Santa comes down the chimney. I would just like to take this chance on behalf of all the Laurel View crew to wish all our website watchers a most […]

Lessons with Jo Winfield FBHS

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Don’t Miss!!!! Lessons with Jo Winfield FBHS   Dates: 2 & 3 November 2012; 30 November & 1 December 2012; 22 & 23 February 2013; 22 & 23 March 2013; 26 & 27 April 2013; 10 & 11 May 2013; 20 & 21 September 2013; 25 & 26 October 2013; 22 & 23 November 2013; […]

Eric Smiley FBHS lessons

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

BHS Ireland present a series of four indoor cross country lessons with Eric Smiley FBHS. Check out the link below.  All bookings and enquiries should be directed to Susan Irwin BHS Development Officer for Ireland on 028 9268 3801 or 07808 141079 or email


Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

6th January  2013  Laurel View  Show Co–ordinator: Sylvia Henry Entries Close: 29/12/2012   Class Test Class Test 1 Prelim DI P 15 (2012)s 2 N/A* 3 Novice 30 (2006)s 4 Novice DI N 27 (2012)l 5 Elementary 49  (2009) s 6 Elementary 57 (2007)l 7 Medium 69  (2005) l 8 Medium 71  (2002) s 9 Adv Medium FEI Jun team (11) 10 Adv Medium 94(2002) […]

NI Youth Dressage (cancelled)

Monday, December 17th, 2012

NIYD is a training scheme for riders aged 8 – 25   Members of NIYD meet once a month at either Omagh RDA Centre,  Danescroft Equestrian Centre Lisburn and Laurelview Equestrian Centre, Antrim with well qualified and experienced dressage coaches to educate and improve our youth riders.  The scheme started this year on October 15th   (Danescroft) […]

Working Hunter League (4 of 6) – 20.1.13

Monday, December 17th, 2012

 Next opportunity to qualify for the Winter Working Hunter league is scheduled for 20th January 2013. Schedule details below, hope to see you there. 🙂 WINTER WORKING HUNTER LEAGUE ALL INDOORS! 28th October, 25th November and 16th December 2012, 20th January, 17th February and 17th March 2013 (Final)   Working Hunter Ponies start 10.00 am […]

Ho Ho Ho! High Jump

Monday, December 17th, 2012

Who’s for the High Jump? We have decided for a little extra festive craic to have a High Jump competition to conclude our Riding School Christmas Show on Saturday 22nd December. The start time will be no sooner than 3pm. The entry fee will be £2 each for liveries (past & present), staff/volunteers (present & […]

Winter Dressage League (4 of 6) – 13.1.13

Monday, December 10th, 2012

The New Year will be here before we know it and with it time to resolve to get your entries in early for the next leg of the Laurel View Winter Dressage League.  The competition will be on Sunday 13th January and entries will be taken up until noon on Thursday 10th.  Remember every test […]

Show Jumping League (10 of 12) – 5.12.12

Monday, December 10th, 2012

It might have been a very cold night, but a good number made it to Laurel View for the weekly Wednesday jumping on the 5th December.  More points on the league table, but the results at the final will still determine who comes top of the league.  So get yourself over to Laurel View from […]

Dressage League (3 of 6) – 2.12.12

Sunday, December 2nd, 2012

Can’t believe we are half way through in the Winter League already.  No mistaking that it is Winter though, as it was a tad on the frosty side this morning, and quite a few had a few wavers on the road here.  But they soon got themselves onto four legs rather than four wheels and […]