Monthly Archives: August 2008

Finally, it has happened to me..

..the lorry had been plated. This means we now have the capability to take four ponies or three horses. All I need to do now is get the living sorted out, possibly a re-spray and the logo and phone number … Continue reading

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Photographic proof..

..of our success at Blair. We got a photo of the team and I just worked out how to scan it in from the printer. Unfortunately, this was taken during a game and so the fifith member of the team … Continue reading

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Thirsty Thursday..

..and after four hours of teaching none stop I really needed that cup of tea. So today we had a new adult start. After going for a trek on a holiday this lady decided sje wanted to ride and after … Continue reading

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Schools well and truly back..

..and so I should take the Summer Schedule off the website. We still have one more thing left over to do and that is the last Sunday Funday Gymkhana. I’m going to watch the long term weather forecast and try … Continue reading

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Those darned ponies..

..just wouldn’t get caught this evening and delayed all the lessons. There is nothing more annoying than standing in the rain in a field needing to catch a pony for a lesson that should have started 2 mminutes ago and … Continue reading

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Auld claes and porridge..

..now that the excitement of the Championships and Blair Atholl is over. Almost everyone is back at school and lessons are getting back to normal. The shock today was when Gary arrived for the 8 weekly shoeing and Katie and … Continue reading

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Seconds the best at BLAIR ATHOLL HORSE TRIALS..

..and we were there with the Over Dalkeith Games Team. What a thrill to be the first Member Centre games team competing in a national competition against branch games team from across the whole of Scotland. This was fantastic and … Continue reading

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Disco Inferno..

..Burn baby burn. Tonight is the night of the disco and so we have spent most of the day getting the yard ready. Harry came down at 9 this morning before he went off combining and brought his tractor and … Continue reading

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Rain stops play..

..as we decide to postpone Sunday’s gymkhana. The weather forecast this morning was for rain tomorrow and with the fields still soaking wet we think it’s going to be a bit dangerous to run around warming up in the pony … Continue reading

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Game on..

..because my entry forms for Blair Athol Pony Club Games have arrived and so the team is practicing furiously. We have five people and five ponies, a list of games and all the equipment we need to practice. All that … Continue reading

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