CENTRAL COAST GRAMMAR SCHOOL – INTER-SCHOOLS | HORSE PHOTOGRAPHY

Sat 28th February was overcast and gloomy, the chance of rain was high, very high! The horse floats and trucks rolled in – never minding the weather- Matcham Valley Pony Club was a fantastic venue to hold the Central Coast Grammar School’s Inter-schools comp, with horses and riders from schools all over Sydney & the Central Coast braving the damp conditions.

The morning started with the 4 Hacking rings, so far so good with the weather…

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But the rain did arrive, thankfully it did not last too long…

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Credit must go to all the riders and their horses for continuing on with smiles on their faces through the downpour! And also to the judges and stewards who stood out in the rain too!!

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The show jumping ring opened early in the day, starting with the Cross Rails class…

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After the Hacking rings had finished the Sporting classes ran at the same time as the Show Jumping, so lets head over for a bit of sporting fun!

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And Fun is exactly what sporting is – there is speed and spins and cheering and lots of laughs, you can see how much fun both riders and horses have during the sporting events.

Back in the Show jumping ring the jump heights were being raised as the classes went through…

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I absolutely love photographing show jumping – you get some of the best action shots!

I would like to thank the Central Coast grammar Equestrian Committee for allowing me the chance to photograph their event, I had such a great time and I can’t wait to see you all again in September.

Now for anyone who has not seen the full gallery link on my “Horse Show Galleries” page or on my FaceBook page, you can find the full gallery of image by clicking HERE.

I hope a lll the riders and their horses had a great day xo

S.

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