Ultimate Allrounder!Sane, sensible and safe!
An absolute gentleman who has excelled and been extremely successful in everything asked of him. Has the talent and ability to go out and compete without the quirks and issues, this teamed with his superb temperament is extremely rare to find! Knocky is a 15.2hh 8yrs ISH dun gelding, who is as lovely to look at as he is to ride, beautifully conformed with clean legs, great feet and a real leg in each corner type who makes you feel safe and secure! Super event stamp and type allowing him to excel across all disciplines from BD/BE/BS and all riding club activities as well as just being a horse to have lots of fun on!
He has the most lovely temperament, a willing attitude towards his work and always wants to please his rider, he is a little horse who is extremely level headed, laid back and sympathetic towards his rider, he doesn’t require riding every day to keep him sane and doesn’t take offence at rider errors.
Has done everything from hunting to riding club activities including showjumping, hunter trials, ODE’s,dressage to beach rides and he excels in every sphere! Three lovely paces, works correctly and consistently in all three gaits, snaffle mouthed for every discipline would be successful in both unaffiliated and affiliated dressage.
Enjoys his jumping and looks after his rider at the same time, ideal be80/be90 for someone new to eventing as he is reliable, honest and straightforward to jump without being silly or getting whizzy. Has tackled everything both sj and xc with no issues great with water, steps, ditches and everything in between.
A Saint to have on the yard, easy in all ways, good to box(trailer/lorry), shoe, clip, catch, wash and trim. The same wether at home or away at a show, superb manners both in or out of the stable and a real gentleman. Hacks alone and in company, will happily ride behind others, doesn’t get excitable in open spaces and great in traffic. Brilliant hunter and a star on the hunt field, extremely well mannered, happy to jump any country, stands at the meet and super with hounds just as you’d want a hunter to be!
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