Memories of the British Nationals: Aliha

Continuing with memories from the British National Championships in this Centenary year for the Arab Horse Society, we feature our next British National Champion. Our featured horse today remains one of the most amazing mares bred on British shores in all time. Her name – Aliha. Aliha – by Emma Maxwell The first British National Champion …

Memories of the British Nationals: Sasza

Our look at previous British National Champions continues as the Arab Horse Society celebrates its Centenary. Today’s memory focuses on a very special mare who, in fact, would become a double British National Champion; no small feat. Her name – Sasza. Sasza – by Wendy Carr I purchased Sasza (Fawor x Saszetka) in the Polish …

Memories of the British Nationals: Pilarka

Continuing with memories from the British National Championships in this Centenary year for the Arab Horse Society, we feature our next British National Champion. This post celebrates a great Polish mare. Pilarka – by Barry Shepherd Many British National Champions have come and gone over the years, some to go on to become legends while others …

Memories of the British Nationals: Litigation

Continuing with memories from the British National Championships in this Centenary year for the Arab Horse Society, we feature our next British National Champion. Our featured horse today remains one of the most amazing mares bred on British shores in all time. Litigation – by Paul Atkinson Some years ago, at the British National Show, the …

Memories of the British Nationals: Jammilah

Continuing with memories from the British National Championships in this Centenary year for the Arab Horse Society, we feature our next British National Champion. This time, we celebrate an ethereal ridden mare. Jamillah – by Natalie Sweet Jamillah, aka “Minnie”, was born in 1993 and was bred by Wendy Carr of Silverdale Arabians. She was by …

Memories of the British Nationals: He’s A Diamond

Continuing with memories from the British National Championships in this Centenary year for the Arab Horse Society, we feature our next British National Champion. Another ridden champion – this time a superb Anglo, who left this world far too soon.

Memories of the British Nationals: Dadia

Continuing with memories from the British National Championships in this Centenary year for the Arab Horse Society, we feature our next British National Champion. Many of the champions chosen excelled in the ridden classes, and the featured horse today was no exception. Dadia – by Ann Brundall My first visit to the British National Show was in …

Memories of the British Nationals: Manex

Continuing with memories from the British National Championships in this Centenary year for the Arab Horse Society, we feature our next British National Champion. For this horse, we are going back in time once more, to the early 1980s. Manex – by Marilyn Sweet When I was asked to write a piece about my favourite British National …

Memories of the British Nationals: Lalique DS

Continuing with memories from the British National Championships in this Centenary year for the Arab Horse Society, we feature our next British National Champion. This mare actually appeared twice on the list, and it is easy to see why. Lalique DS – by Heather Brown When I was asked to write about my favourite British National …

Memories of the British Nationals: El Shaklan

This year sees the Arab Horse Society celebrate its Centenary. With this in mind – and the coming British National Championships to be held at Malvern on 26-28 July – I thought it would be timely to share a series we first ran in The Arabian Magazine in 2005. Called Malvern Calling, the series celebrated British National …