Year: 2011

Shearwater announce Owner Rider award at the EHOA dinner

On Thursday 10th November, leading insurance brokers Shearwater Insurance awarded Surrey based amateur rider, Catherine Thompson, a £500 award at the Event Horse Owners Awards Dinner in London. Having searched for a worthy candidate to receive the Shearwater Owner Rider Award, the judges saw that Catherine showed true devotion to her horse, Fergu’nesake, having fought […]

Shearwater's search for a scholar is over!

Earlier this year, we launched a nationwide campaign to find a candidate worthy of receiving a £500 training bursary. After receiving hundreds of impressive applications, the difficult decision was reached and a winner can now be announced. Leicester based Clare Stringer is an amateur event rider who, in her own words, ‘competes for the fun and […]

Meet the team of Shearwater show jumpers!

Whilst we often talk about our event horses and dressage sponsorship, many people are unaware that we also have a string of Shearwater Show Jumpers based with the Whitakers. Here we thought we would introduce you to all of them… SHEARWATER UPANDA (SADIE) Sadie is a 10 year old  KWPN mare by No Limit.  We […]

Shearwater Billy's first seasons ends on a high

Kylie Roddy and Shearwater Billy have proved to be a fantastic team fantastic over their first event season. In her latest blog, Kylie fills us in on the last two events of the season and what her homework for the winter is! “Osberton was great,” she states. “I had another horse in the 1* so […]

Kyle Roddy and Shearwater Billy are steaming ahead this season

Kylie Roddy and Shearwater Billy have been steaming on this season especially after a successful outing at Burnham Beeches where they qualified for the 5 Year Old Lycetts British Eventing Young Horse Championships. “We have just come back from Purston where we did a Pre Novice Plus and we had an ‘educational’ day,” Kylie tells […]

Shear H20 shines at Blenheim!

Claire Llewellyn took Solo to Blenheim and as usual the famous grey rose to the challenge! “We did our first demonstration in the attractions arena at 2pm so arrived about 11am to give him time to settle in his stable and chill out after the journey,” Claire says. “We had to warm up with the […]

A quick update from Solo...

Claire Llewellyn updates on Shear H20’s recent competition results. “We went out on Monday to a nearby 20×60 arena to time his floor plan for Blenheim and that is now with my daughter Lottie who is now fitting the music to it,” she tells us. “Tuesday we went to Sissons Farm and did AM94, I […]

Shearwater Billy Red completes his first event with flying colours!

We caught up with Kylie Roddy after taking Billy out to his debut event last week at Upton House near Stratford Upon Avon. “We had a really promising start,” Kylie tells us. “The day before we took him to jump his first course of show jumps at a competition and did the British Novice and […]

Shear H20 prepares for his next party piece!

Despite a couple of non starters Solo (aka Shear H20) has been out and about and having fun!  “We recently went to Arena uk for a BD competition and did Advanced Medium 92,” Claire Llewellyn tells us. “He was extremely pleased to be out at a party again, as he hasn’t been out since Chatsworth […]

Could you be a Shearwater Scholar?

As dedicated team members of equestrianism in the UK, Shearwater Insurance are conducting a nationwide search for a talented amateur rider and will be awarding them with the Shearwater Scholarship to help them further their riding career. Having been involved in horses across the disciplines, Shearwater know all too well the financial commitment of owning […]

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