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Aussies Dominate at Takapoto

Aussies Dominate at Takapoto

March 1 2020
It was an Aussie trifecta in the Gold Tour Final on the last day of another hugely successful Tak...
Linton Lights up Takapoto . . . Again

Linton Lights up Takapoto . . . Again

February 29 2020
A little horse with a big heart carried Jesse Linton to victory in a super-slick Silver Tour Fina...
Fabulous Faberge Fires at Takapoto

Fabulous Faberge Fires at Takapoto

February 28 2020
Emelia Forsyth has broken the Australian stranglehold on the Bellevue Main Arena at the Takapoto ...
Aussie Riders Claim Tour Qualifiers at Takapoto

Aussie Riders Claim Tour Qualifiers at Takapoto

February 27 2020
The Aussies have today made a clean sweep of the opening qualifiers in the Gold, Silver and Bronz...
Accomplished Horsewoman Takes Opening GAT Round at Takapoto

Accomplished Horsewoman Takes Opening GAT Round at Takapoto

February 26 2020
Kate Hewlett is known for plenty in the world of horses – she’s a trainer, a coach and a rider wh...
Aussies Triumph in First Week at Takapoto

Aussies Triumph in First Week at Takapoto

February 23 2020
  It came down to the perfect trans-Tasman battle for the biggest class of the opening week of th...
Oli Aces Takapoto Young Rider

Oli Aces Takapoto Young Rider

February 22 2020
The cash-rich Young Rider class at Takapoto Estate Show Jumping lived up to all expectations and ...
Aussies Take Takapoto Teams’ Crown

Aussies Take Takapoto Teams’ Crown

February 21 2020
“That was a good day at the office,” said Amber Fuller who led her Australian Chatham Park crew t...
Starry Youngsters Shine at Takapoto

Starry Youngsters Shine at Takapoto

February 20 2020
The sun has set on a brilliant first day of competition at the Takapoto Estate Show Jumping event...
Enjoying all that is Good about Takapoto

Enjoying all that is Good about Takapoto

February 20 2020
When Takapoto Estate went looking for a suitable catering company to serve the food in the Bellev...
Training Days Offer the Thrill without the Pressure

Training Days Offer the Thrill without the Pressure

February 19 2020
Takapoto Estate’s training day is the perfect chance to ride your horse or pony over set courses ...
Sumptuous Fresh Food Thanks to Trio

Sumptuous Fresh Food Thanks to Trio

February 19 2020
If it’s top-notch yummy food you’re after at Takapoto Estate Show Jumping, then look no further t...
Aussie-Kiwi Battle Looms in Rich Young Rider Class

Aussie-Kiwi Battle Looms in Rich Young Rider Class

February 18 2020
It’s a pretty smart line up of top Australasian young riders chasing a welcome $12,000 prize purs...
Lots to Love about Takapoto

Lots to Love about Takapoto

February 17 2020
Kaye Williams has nothing but praise about Takapoto Estate Show Jumping. The FEI level 3 judge is...
Creativity to the Fore for Aussie Designer

Creativity to the Fore for Aussie Designer

February 16 2020

Australian course designer Michael Haese is promising plenty of inviting courses during his foray to Takapoto Estate Show Jumping where he will design in the Sand Arena 2. But there’s more to this man than meets the eye . . . read about what drives him and his day job here.

Grounded Glamorous for Takapoto Parties

Grounded Glamorous for Takapoto Parties

February 7 2020
Can’t decide what to wear to one of the many Takapoto Estate Show Jumping functions? Here’s a qui...
Global Amateur Tour Raising the Bar at Takapoto

Global Amateur Tour Raising the Bar at Takapoto

February 5 2020
The Global Amateur Tour is back at Takapoto Estate Show Jumping and hopes are high it will be bigger and better than ever.
Mentoring for Rising Stars Entrants

Mentoring for Rising Stars Entrants

February 3 2020
Calling all budding showjumpers – the Takapoto Estate Show Jumping Rising Stars class beckons. Co...
Aussies Amped to be Returning to Takapoto

Aussies Amped to be Returning to Takapoto

February 1 2020

Amber Fuller and CP Aretino, competing at Takapoto in 2019, is excited to be returning to the boutique show next month. Photo credit Cheleken Photography

 

International Star to Design at Takapoto

International Star to Design at Takapoto

January 29 2020
For French course designer Michel Ismalun, it is truly a dream come true to be heading to Takapoto Estate Show Jumping this year.
Perfection Sought for Footing at Takapoto

Perfection Sought for Footing at Takapoto

January 26 2020
Excellence and Takapoto go hand in hand, so it is no surprise the Plaw family has pushed on to im...
Demand Ramps for Takapoto VIP Tickets

Demand Ramps for Takapoto VIP Tickets

January 23 2020

Another gorgeous evening at Takapoto Estate Show Jumping. Photo credit Eye Witness Images

Battle of the Biggies in Inaugural Teams’ Championship

Battle of the Biggies in Inaugural Teams’ Championship

January 20 2020

Clarke Johnstone, New Zealand's best-placed eventer at the Rio Olympic Games, will compete for the Harrison Lane team in the inaugural Takapoto Teams’ Championship.

Photo credit Cheleken Photography

Special win for Kelly in GAT

Special win for Kelly in GAT

March 3 2019
It wasn’t that long ago that Kelly Smith thought she would never ride again . . . today she and ...
Pint sized pocket rocket takes Gold Tour final

Pint sized pocket rocket takes Gold Tour final

March 3 2019
Annabel Francis and Carado GHP showed size really is of no consequence when they soared to victo...
Zara dances to victory in Junior

Zara dances to victory in Junior

March 3 2019
Zara Waldin made it two from two today, backing up her win in the Junior Tour Qualifier yesterda...
Dr Rach and Smokescreen win Amateur

Dr Rach and Smokescreen win Amateur

March 3 2019
Rachael Bentall made sure her first big competition in five years was memorable. The doctor from...
No bugs on this dude

No bugs on this dude

March 3 2019
Emma Gaze has never done a derby course before, but today she and her homebred Woodland Bug were...
Trophy best work of Artist

Trophy best work of Artist

March 2 2019
Artist Nicola Lewis considers herself blessed to have found a pathway that feeds her soul. She’s...
Fun week of jumping for Bronze Tour winner

Fun week of jumping for Bronze Tour winner

March 2 2019
Rachel Malcolm has a penchant for producing young horses and once again, her efforts were reward...
Rising Stars

Rising Stars

March 2 2019
The new Rising Star class proved a big hit with riders, parents and spectators, with 12-year-old...
Esperanza wins Pony Tour

Esperanza wins Pony Tour

March 2 2019
Harriet Stock’s EB Esperanza may have come from a rather interesting background but today the So...
Tegan adds Silver Tour to season tally

Tegan adds Silver Tour to season tally

March 2 2019
Newly-crowned Silver Tour Final winner Tegan Fitzsimon has just four words . . . “my horses are ...
Super racehorse tops Amateur Qualifier

Super racehorse tops Amateur Qualifier

March 2 2019
Showcause is a well-established star on the race track but today he showed class as a showjumper...
Briar’s special double

Briar’s special double

March 1 2019
Briar Burnett-Grant secured a welcome double today, taking out both the Gold and Bronze Tour Qua...
Teen Annabel wins opening Gold Qualifier

Teen Annabel wins opening Gold Qualifier

February 28 2019
It’s been another brilliant day at Takapoto Estate Show Jumping with riders having their first t...