National Championships NFU Quiz

Lauren, Skye, Lacee and Niamh qualified again for the national championships NFU quiz and came second at national level! Gorswen sent four teams to the Bluecross area competition. Last year two teams qualified for the national championships but this year unfortunately we just missed out. Our seniors and mini teams came 2nd, our juniors came […]

Ponyclub NFU National Championship Quiz

Our team who came 3rd in the Ponyclub NFU national championship quiz. Our team qualified at area level and went on to come third. Huge thanks to Lauren for all her private studying and to the individual members, Lili Wyn, Skye and Niamh Reid. We started off in first place after round one, then started […]

Carrington Riding Centre 2018 Competition

Five English teams, one Manx team and one Welsh team! We had 18 of our pupils from 5 years old to 20 years old, competing in Manchester. They get up at approx 5 am to be in Manchester by 9. They then have to ride a horse that they’ve never ridden before and strut their […]

Show Day at Gorswen Riding

Some photos from a lovely show day at Gorswen. We had an unexpected visit from the sun-🌞– which helped us enjoy ourselves more. Thankyou to Ken for allowing us to use the facilities, Alye and other mums for organising the cafe and raffle, Ellen for the hotdogs. Thankyou karla for organising the egg hunt. Huge […]

Third time to visit Carrington for the intercentre dressage

Today was our third time to visit Carrington for the intercentre dressage. Seven centres competed today from around England including one from the Isle of Wight. There was only one Welsh team and yes, that was us , Gorswen! AND we had a shout out on Heart radio whilst en route to manchester! Thanks to […]

A visit to the equine department of Bodrwnsiwn Vets in Bangor

One of our best days! A visit to the equine department of Bodrwnsiwn Vets in Bangor. Tamsin and Dewi Williams our vet at Gorswen really made us welcome and gave us an extremely instructional visit. It was awesome to meet neighing Noddy who has his own fb page and lovely to see the children looking […]

Fantastic day “making things happen”

making things happen

What a fantastic day yesterday at our “making things happen” demo. Sara Jones- Williams and Shannon Duross returned to Gorswen and demonstrated to us how easy a time we have riding! Shannon rode Tabitha, the Morgan bred mare, who partnered her at the National championships. Lili, Dakota and Louise all rode Tab blindfolded. They loved […]