Entries by jessecampbelleventing

Exciting additions to the team

It’s been a busy  season with new members joining the team. Shadow Fearless JB (Tetley) looks like the perfect rocking horse with his distinctive grey dapples. Within four weeks of joining the team he has stepped up to his first Novice and won. Diachello (Danny) is a classy boy, good looking, impeccably behaved. When he […]

Badminton 2017 is Underway

Badminton 2017 is underway with Jesse and his New Zealand ex-racehorse Kaapachino accepted into the original 2017 Badminton start list of 85 athletes. Badminton is the world’s second largest sport event and is renowned for being the toughest 4Star cross-country. Eric Winter  Badminton’s 2017 newly appointed cross-country course designer and has built a cross-country course […]

Erik Duvander interview-NZ Pathways to Success

  Erik Duvander led the New Zealand Eventing High Performance program for ten years. In this time the New Zealand team won Olympic and World Games Medals ardour high performance squad has had consistent success at major international championships. I was very fortunate to develop as a young rider under Erik’s leadership, and make the […]

Amsterdam selected for NZ Nations Cup Team

Delighted with Amsterdam’s selection to represent New Zealand in the last of the 2016 Nations Cup series at Boekelo in the Netherlands. This will be Amsterdam’s second CCI3* and for me the third time I will compete at Boekelo. I rode here last year with my dear old campaigner Kaapachino, where we were also part […]

Two wins for the team….

Two very good days at the office on the 8-9th August with both Lord George and Fado claiming decisive wins at Homme House. Apart VD Hoefslag Z also jumped a double clear after a very good dressage to bring home a 5th prize. On the Monday at Smiths Lawn – Windsor, May Ryloa backed up […]

Amsterdam wins ‘Fox-Hunter’

I was delighted with Amsterdam’s win Showjumping. We decided to open up some gears to win the ‘Fox-Hunter’ from a field of 37 experienced show jumpers – a lot of fun showing those show jumpers how we eventers handle jumping against the clock!! My super talented five year old  I-Spye also pleased with a double […]

Amsterdam and I shortlisted for Rio

Thrilled to be named by New Zealand and the Federation Equestrian International in the olympic short list as one of seven riders for New Zealand’s Eventing Olympic team of five riders. To represent New Zealand at the Olympic Games has been my passion and driving goal since I was seven years old. We have an […]

Badminton 2016

What an incredible experience Badminton was. The result wasn’t quite what I wanted but the experience I gained over the past week will really set me up for the years to come. Thank you to everyone for the messages of support, it was really humbling. And also a big thank you to the most amazing […]