World Class Performance Showjumping Manager Rob Hoekstra has announced that he is to leave his role at the end of this year. Having seen British showjumping through one of their most successful periods, amassing six championship medals along the way, he departs to take up new challenges elsewhere in the sport.
Although very much a traditional skill horse logging is playing an increasingly important role in modern day forestry management. Angela Calvert finds out more.
Tips and advice
Knowing who is qualified to carry out dental procedures on your horse can be confusing. To combat this the British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) has issued guidance to horse owners to help them understand the rules surrounding equine dental care.
Alex Calvert is now working in Newmarket. She has been plunged into the world of racing but her own riding ambitions remain in the show ring, keep up-to-date with her exploits.