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HORSES

This page will show you more about all our horses. Scroll down to see our range of horses.

 

Name: H

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
2009
Height:
14.2hh

H is used for more experienced riders here at MEC. He enjoys flat work and jumping but can be a handful at times. He came to Markfield at the same time as William in 2012.

H

 

Name: Riva

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
1993
Height:
14.2hh

Riva was originally from Louella Stud and was broken in here at MEC. Riva is now mainly used for our flat lessons and can be ridden by most levels of rider. Riva can also be a steadier horse for those less confident riders.

Riva

 

Name: Ronnie

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
1998
Height:
14.3hh

Ronnie came to M.E.C. with Reggie as they were previously driven as a pair in a wedding carriage. He is a confidence builder and a good all rounder who enjoys both flatwork and jumping.

Ronnie

 

Name: Sherby

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
2010
Height:
15hh

Sherby is a well natured horse and loves jumping and flat work. He is well behaved and will happily give anything a try. He was privately owned before he came to MEC in autumn 2014. He is used for our more experienced riders. One for the future!

Sherby

 

Name: Bubbles

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
1992
Height:
14.1hh

Bubbles is a fun pony who is forward going and enjoys jumping. He is a popular choice for our summer pony camps because he is regularly placed in competitions. He is used for intermediate and advanced adults and teenagers!

Bubbles

 

Name: William

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
2008
Height:
14.1hh

William came to M.E.C. with H and Buddy. He loves his jumping and is used for more confident riders as he can be quite strong. He can be a little cheeky when jumping a course, but has great potential.

William

 

Name: Bopp

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
1999
Height:
15.2hh

Bopp has become a firm favourite here at M.E.C. . He enjoys jumping but can be a bit bouncy! He is one of the steadier horses at MEC and is perfect for confidence building.

Bopp

 

Name: Snoopy

Sex:
Gelding
Born:

Height:
14hh

Snoopy came to M.E.C. after being privately owned and competed at Pony Club level. He is a good all rounder but can be a bit nervous to handle

Snoopy

 

Name: Poppy

Sex:
Mare
Born:
2004
Height:
14hh

Poppy arrived at MEC in late 2009 and has proved to be a very useful addition to the school. She is especially popular due to her jumping ability and is usually a first choice on summer camps.

Poppy

 

Name: Sooty

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
1999
Height:
14.1hh

Sooty came to M.E.C. as a 3 year old. He is used for a wide variety of lessons as he is steady and reliable for flatwork.

Sooty

 

Name: Rio

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
2010
Height:
15.1hh

Rio is a recent addition to the M.E.C. team. He is a very nice young horse with lovely manners. He is used for the more able riders’ lessons.

Rio

 

Name: Dusty

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
1997
Height:
15.2hh

Dusty is a very solid and reliable horse used for our more novice riders due to his slow and gentle pace. Dusty is very friendly and enjoys a comfortable life style.

Dusty

 

Name: Barney

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
1998
Height:
15.1hh

Barney is a popular horse amongst our teenage riders as he loves to jump and can be very speedy in a jump off! He is a favourite for the summer camps and is always in the rosettes.

Barney

 

Name: Reggie

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
2001
Height:

Reggie came to M.E.C. with Ronnie after having been used as a pair to pull wedding carriages. He is a great all rounder and likes to jump.

Reggie

 

Name: Izzy

Sex:
Mare
Born:
2007
Height:
15.2hh

Izzy came to MEC in 2011 and is proving to be a very popular lady. She is used for our more experienced riders in flat lessons.

Izzy

 

Name: Masie

Sex:
Mare
Born:
1993
Height:
14.1hh

Masie is a very good all rounder for our beginners and novice riders, but she loves being cheeky by cutting the corners! She enjoys flat work and jumping a small cross pole, but at times, she can get quite strong.

Maisie

 

Name: Ruby

Sex:
Mare
Born:
2004
Height:
15hh

Ruby arrived at M.E.C. in 2009. She has a lovely nature and is a good all rounder.

Ruby

 

Name: Rusty

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
1999
Height:
15.3hh

Rusty arrived at MEC in late 2009. He only works on the flat with our experienced riders.

Rusty

 

Name: Bingo

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
2003
Height:
14.1hh

Bingo enjoys flatwork and jumping lessons although he can get a bit strong when doing a course of fences. He is therefore used in our middle to more experienced lessons.

Bingo

 

Name: Buddy

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
2007
Height:
15.2hh

Buddy is one for the our more experienced riders as he sometimes enjoys his jumping a little too much ! He came to M.E.C. with William and H.

Buddy

 

Name: Carrie

Sex:
Mare
Born:
1992
Height:
14.2hh

Carrie is one of our older horses, and has helped beginners and disabled riders learn how to ride and develop their confidence over recent years.

Carrie

RETIRED HORSES

 

Name: Damien

Sex:
Gelding
Born:
1990
Height:
15.2hh

Damien is a former competition horse, and has worked very hard in the riding school over the years. He is the father of Rolo, another former show jumper. Nowadays Damien loves a groom and lots of fuss.

Damien

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