Mum snaffles daughter’s pony!

Niamh Gilmour on VinnieJenny Gilmour, a client of Gaynor Ranshaw, had her eye on her daughter’s lovely Fell pony Vinnie.  He used to compete showjumping and all Pony Club activities, but has happily fallen in with Jenny’s plans for some Endurance. 
In ther first competitive season, they already have some notable achievements under their belt.  Jenny gilmourJenny competed at Tinwald endurance ride 33k, where this image, taken by Heidi Richardson Allison for Form and Function photography, won best endurance horse and rider in action for a charity photo competition.

Jenny Gilmour vinnie 2Her Wow saddle has SJ flaps and a Continental seat, so not the classic Endurance set-up, but when a saddle is this comfortable for you and the horse, who cares?

Jenny says ” I rode in it last Saturday for 50 km over different types of terrain and love it.  Vinnie loves it too – we gained our bronze thistle award at this ride.”

About firstthoughtequine

First Thought Equine manufactures original and innovative equine saddlery products, including Flair, the Air Flocking system, and WOW saddles. Our mission is to produce products that will improve and enhance equine performance. We have achieved this through testing, field trialing and prototyping over many years on all types of equines, in all disciplines.

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