The Yardies are a collection of strange animals that are liveries at Foxhounds. Please do not feed them !
Team Foxhounds can often been seen around the yard and are identified in their Team Foxhounds clothing.
Team Foxhounds attend many team events and are always very supportive of each other when they are out and about competing (some are louder than others mentioning no names)
WINDSOR GREAT PARK - SATURDAY 25TH MAY 2019
Team Foxhounds headed off to Windsor Great Park to take part in the Fun Ride on Saturday 25th May 2019.
7 Horse Boxes, 8 horses, loads of kids and adults, with a tonne of food and Mick's homemade bread pudding and Sloe Gin head down to Windsor.
All the horses were so well behaved and a fab time was had by all although it was a very long day and there were lots of sore backsides (for the riders) and sore feet for the walkers.
The following participated.
Amelia Grundy and Jango
Lily Jordan and Patrick
Evie Austen and Maisey
Chloe Jarvis and Margo
Caitylyn Askew and Stella
Abigail Lane and Roger
Lucy Franklin and Kizzy
Jan Phelps and Rossi.
Supported by Glenn & Michelle, Stuart, Lucy and Rowen, Dayle, Jan & Mike, Dawn, Lisa Askew, Lisa Miles, Kelly and Dave.
What an amazing venue and great opportunity to ride in Her Majesty's back garden
BARLEYLANDS EC - MONDAY 6TH MAY 2019
Abigail Lane and Abi Sellick popped to Barleylands for a bit of Dressage on Bank holiday Monday.
Both girls entered the Intro B and Prelim 7, results are as follows:-
Abigail Lane - Blackbourn Roger - 1st Intro B and 1st Prelim 7
Abi Sellick - Ballyvaene Rebel - 3rd Introl B and 2nd Prelim 7
Well done girls and Tex and Roger.
DOWNHOUSE FARM - MONDAY 6TH MAY 2019
Lucy Franklin and Lilly Jordan with their horse Ahlative Pretty and Askin Villa Sargent went off to the Downhouse Farm Hunter Trails to try something new. The horses were amazing and jumped everything first time. The girls brought home a 9th out of 27 in the 70cms pairs and Lucy brought home a 16th out of 63 in the 70cm individual and Lilly 15th out of 63. Well done ladies and of course Pat and Hattie.
BROOK FARM TC - SUNDAY 5TH MAY 2019
Izzy and Abi Sellick went to second round Trailblazers qualifiers at Brook Farm TC on Sunday 5th May. Izzy and her pony Popcorn qualified in both the 65cm and 75cm with a win in the 65cm and 3rd in the 75cm.
Abi also qualified for 85cm and 95cm with Tex and brough home a 1st place in the 95cm and 5th in the 85cm. Good luck at Trailblazers and keep us updated. Well done.
THURROCK RIDING CLUB - 28TH APRIL 2019
Team Foxhounds were out in force today, and we even had a new addition in Alfie Tilson, who competed in his first show and taking home a 4th place in Novice Rider. Well done Alfie and welcome to team Foxhounds.
Other results are as follows:-
Alfie Tilson 4th in Novice Rider
Evie Austen 3rd in Junior Rider
Lucy Franklin 2nd Working Hunter Horse
Abigail Lane 1st in Junior Handler, 2nd Novice Pony
Abi Sellick 3rd in Working Hunter Pony
Izzy Sellick 1st in Working Hunter Pony Nursery Stakes
Michael Mayers 3rd
BARLEYLANDS DRESSAGE - 22ND APRIL 2019
Easter Monday Evie Austen, Olivia Rogers and Abigail Lane headed over to Barleylands for a spot of dressage.
The Sun was shinning, and the ponies looked fab. It was a lovely morning and all 3 girls did exceptional well with Evie Austen even beating her personal best with a score of 63.40 to take 3rd place in Premlim 7 with Amazing Moo.
Olivia Rogers placed 3rd on her pony Foxhounds Cheeky Devil in the Intro A. This pony had never even been to a show before. Well done to Olivia great result.
Abigail Lane on Gorwellion Ice took 2nd in the Intro A and 1st in the Premlim 7. The dressage clinic obvisiouly paid off lol.
Well done to all of you, and thanks to Debbie, Macey and Poppy for coming to support. We didnt take many pictures we were having too much fun
PONY OF THE YEAR SHOW - AFFLIATED - APRIL 2019
On Wednesday 17th April Abi and Izzy Sellick and their mum Claire headed up to the Onley Showground for the Pony of the Year Show. The girls competed in the qualifiers over Thursday, Friday and Saturday, followed by the Championship and Grand Prix on Sunday and Monday.
Abi placed 9th overall in a very large class of over 60 entrants, jumping some cracking rounds over some technical courses.
Unfortunately Izzy had 4 faults in the Grand Prix, but experience and fun was had by all.
Well done girls
BROOK FARM TC - AFFLIATED - MARCH 2019
On the 9th and 23rd March Izzy Sellick and her pony Cloontask Beauty attended Junior Affliated jumping at Brook Farm TC.
We are pleased to say that on the 9th March they placed 2nd with a lovely double clear and on the 23rd March went on to win the class with 2 cracking rounds. Well done Izzy
THURROCK R.C. PRESENTATION EVENING DECEMBER 2018
Team Foxhounds did extremely well at the Thurrock Riding Club Presentation evening. Results were as follows:-
Lucy Franklin and Ahalative Pretty 50cm Jumping Horse, Working Hunter Horse and Ridden Hunter Horse champion
Oliva Rogers and Foxhounds Folly’s Dream Novice Pony champion
Lily Jordan and Askin Villa Sargent Jumping Horse Champion
Abigail Lane and Animo Archie Junior Handler, Progressive Dressage and Novice Horse champion
Well done girls
BROOK FARM TEAM JUMPING NOVEMBER 2018
2 Team from Foxhounds attended Team Jumping at Brook Farm with a crowd of supporters (we did win the loudest crowd lol)
Foxhounds Fast & Furious
Abbie McGoldrick and Toy Story
Hannah Bourgoine and Cors Cavalier
Lily Jordan - Askin Villa Sargent
Chloe Jarvis and Ellen’s Memory
Caitlyn Askew and Quick Thinking Three Grand Inspiration
Bradley Francis and Toy Story
Lucy Franklin and Ahalative Pretty
ORSETT SHOW SEPTEMBER 2018
4 riders from Foxhounds attended the Orsett Show
Abigail Lane with Animo Archie taking a respectable 6th in both the Ridden Hunter and Novice Horse clases
Lucy Franklin and Grandpa's Gift competing in the 70cm and 75cm with a cracking win in the 70cm and an superb second in the 75cm.
Hannah Bourgoine and Cors Cavalier competing in the 65cm with a fab and well deserved 3rd Place.
Roisin Datta and Paradiso
Well done everybody and great support from our band of merry men and women as ususal
SUNSHINE TOUR SEPTEMBER 2018
Roisin Datta and Paradiso and Lucy Franklin and Grandpa’s Gift attended the 2018 Sunshine Tour at Hickstead.
It was a very early start for the team, accompanied by their mums (Breda and Lisa) and Hannah Bourgoine and her dad Mike.
TRAILBLAZERS CHAMPIONSHIP AUGUST 2018
The Yardies waved off Lucy Franklin and Grandpa’s Gift and Abi Sellick and Gorwellion Ice for the Trailblazers Championship. Both combinations did extremely well and I am sure they will be back there next year.
TEAM JUMPING - BARLEYLANDS JUNE 2018
Lucy Franklin and Grandpa’s Gift
Lily Jordan and Askin Villa Sargent
Abi Sellick and Gorwellion Ice
Roisin Datta and Paradiso
Team “Foxhound’s Only Fools and Horses” Had a fantasic day and brought home 2nd place
HALLOWEEN LIVERY SHOW - OCTOBER 2017