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Billy McFee double medalist at the European Championships!

What a weekend for Great Britains junior and young rider teams at the European Championships in Maarsbergen where they brought home medals in every colour!!! We watched on with much anticipation as Billy McFee (Billy Mexico x Billy Congo) started the week with a fantastic dressage score and was lying in a great position overnight. [...]

By |2019-08-30T10:37:02+00:00July 15th, 2019|Billy Congo News, Billys in Action, Champions, Sold|Comments Off on Billy McFee double medalist at the European Championships!

Another day, another Billy headed for HOYS!!!

We were delighted to hear the news that Alison Barton and Billy Rembrandt (Billy Congo x Kroongraaf) booked their second ticket to the Horse of the Year Show. Alison and Rembrandt had previously qualified for the Grade C final and yesterday added to their success with qualification for the Talent Seekers final. Alison has had [...]

By |2019-08-30T10:37:39+00:00July 15th, 2019|Billy Congo News, Billys in Action, Champions, Sold|Comments Off on Another day, another Billy headed for HOYS!!!

Hickstead Derby Meeting 2019

What a week we had at one of our favourite shows of the year! As usual the team at Hickstead work round the clock to ensure that everything is perfect ready for day 1 of their 5 day derby show and don't stop until the last lorry pulls out at the end of the show! [...]

By |2019-08-30T10:40:11+00:00June 26th, 2019|Billy Anglette News, Billy Congo News, Billy Kodac News, Billy Picador News, Billy Ring News, Billy Spiral News, Billy York News, Cevin Z News, News|Comments Off on Hickstead Derby Meeting 2019

Billy Fanta wins Gold for USA!

Billy Fanta (Billy Congo x Cevin Z) and her American partner Sammy Cohen had a fantastic week in Hagen at the Horses & Dreams PSI Events Show when their clear round helped Team USA to clinch Gold! Sammy and Fanta have enjoyed great success together during their partnership to date with a Nations Cup win [...]

By |2019-08-30T10:41:17+00:00June 17th, 2019|Billy Congo News, Billys in Action, Sold|Comments Off on Billy Fanta wins Gold for USA!

Billy Galleon, Billy Nala and Billy Quids In head to their new homes!

Billy Galleon (Billy Congo x Nimmerdor) brought us a lot of success. He was through the grades by Luke Hill who qualified him for the Newcomers final at the 2018 Horse of the Year Show where he jumped double clear to finish 4th. On this occasion it was Josh Hutchins in the saddle as Luke [...]

By |2019-08-30T10:42:35+00:00June 6th, 2019|Billy Congo News, Billys in Action, Sold|Comments Off on Billy Galleon, Billy Nala and Billy Quids In head to their new homes!

Billy Congo hits the headlines!!!

The decision was taken earlier this year to retire Billy Congo from top level showjumping to focus on his ever increasing stud duties. He enjoyed a hugely successful career with William and most recently with Pippa. We were delighted to see him hitting the headlines in the UK and Europe. https://www.horseandhound.co.uk/features/billy-congo-stallion-gallery-686209 https://www.worldofshowjumping.com/en/News/Billy-Congo-to-retire-from-top-level-to-concentrate-on-breeding-career.html http://www.studforlife.com/en/news_detail/billy-congo-focus-breeding Billy Congo [...]

By |2019-08-30T10:44:51+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Billy Congo News, News|Comments Off on Billy Congo hits the headlines!!!

Royal Windsor 2019

Royal Windsor is always a week of early mornings and the rain at the start of the show didn't look promising but what a week it turned into! Wednesday saw our young horses jump the Foxhunter class with an aim to qualifying for the prestigious Walwyn Novice final - we were delighted to get Billy [...]

By |2019-08-30T10:45:58+00:00May 13th, 2019|Billy Congo News, Billy Delight News, Billy Kodac News, Billy Pablo News, Billy Prescott News, Cevin Z News, News|Comments Off on Royal Windsor 2019

Winning weekend at The Welsh Masters

Easter weekend saw another edition of the ever-popular Welsh Masters at The David Broome Event Centre. We were absolutely delighted with the results from our team of young horses who impressed throughout the 4 day show. Pippa took a weekend off from her eventing calendar which proved to be very worthwhile when Billy Marmite (Billy [...]

By |2019-08-30T10:46:40+00:00April 24th, 2019|Billy Bakewell News, Billy Congo News, Billy Kodac News, Billy Pablo News, Billy Ring News, Billy York News, Cevin Z News, News|Comments Off on Winning weekend at The Welsh Masters

Success In Spain!

The team travelled to Seville in Spain for 2 weeks jumping at Carmona and 2 weeks in Pineda. The tour was a great success and all the horses posted fantastic results. William took 3 lovely 7 year olds Billy Galleon (Billy Congo x Nimmerdor) who was 2nd in the 7 year old Grand Prix in [...]

By |2019-08-30T10:47:15+00:00April 18th, 2019|Billy Congo News, Billy Hood News, Billy Kodac News, Billy Mozette News, Billy Spiral News, Cevin Z News, News|Comments Off on Success In Spain!

Billy Buckingham in WEG

Billy Buckingham and William Funnell competed at the World Equestian Games in Tyron for the GBR team. Day 1 Speed The first of the team of four to come forward. Drawn early on in the field of starters they posted an impeccable round to leave all fences untouched within a time of 87.25 seconds.  Talking [...]

By |2019-08-16T07:27:58+00:00October 10th, 2018|Billy Congo News, News|Comments Off on Billy Buckingham in WEG