End of Year Round Up with Competition Winner Rebekah Hampton
Taking a look back at 2018 and our Olympia International Horse Show ticket winner, Rebekah Hampton, gives us a review of her day at Olympia.
"Hello, I am Rebekah the lucky winner of the
Olympia ticket giveaway."
"I decided to take my mum as she deserved a nice day out as she spends
so many days and weekends with me throughout the year eventing and training so I thought this would be something nice for us to do together, with less stress! We caught the train from Newark to King's Cross and dropped our bags off at our hotel, then headed over to Olympia."
decided to stay over Friday night to do a bit of ‘human’ shopping on the
Saturday, although it is far easier to spend money on the horses than on ourselves!"
"After spending a few hours browsing and shopping, the evening performances began. The first performance was the Kennel Club Dog Agility which was very exciting and a really good performance to start the night, and then on to the Shetland Grand National which was exhilarating and super cute. I now want a Shetland, as I am sure the majority of the audience will to."
"Next up was the Azerbaijan 'Land of Fire' and although it is not something I thought we would be into, it was a great performance which was extremely interesting. We haven't seen anything like them before!"
"This was followed by the ‘La Garde Républicaine – Reprise des
Douze’ which was something that we really enjoyed, the dressage horses were simply stunning! I think that was my favourite performance of the night as well
as the Longines Christmas cracker showjumping, I mean wow!"
riding and the horses were just incredible, lots of really beautiful horses! My
particular favourite being Controe ridden by Harry Charles, a horse I also
really liked when previously ridden by Laura Collett so it was nice to watch."
"Me and my mum really enjoyed our evening and felt very lucky winning the
"Thank you, Rebekah Hampton."
We're glad Rebekah had such a wonderful day, if you get chance to go to Olympia then you really must go! Premier Equine sponsor Olympia International Horse Show every year and the atmosphere is like nothing else.
Did you spot our sponsored winners rugs?
2018 has been an action-packed year bringing many highs and lows in equestrian sport. We bid 2018 a fond farewell, and welcome 2019 with open arms for an exciting year ahead!
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What will 2019 bring you? We wish you a very happy New Year, from all at Premier Equine.