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‘i didn’t really ride him, i just hung on’: top riders on their (memorable) first ponies

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‘i didn’t really ride him, i just hung on’: top riders on their (memorable) first ponies

‘what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger’ has never rung so true when it comes to some top riders’ early equestrian memories on ponies... zara phillips, eventer (pictured, above)my earliest equestrian memory was riding ponies with my brother peter and doing gymkhanas. my first pony was a shetland called smokey.my first pony was a 12.2hh grey mare called skellig lady — the only pony i ever inherited from my brother, shane. she loved jumping and would come round every corner, shake her head and take off. i think it gave my mum heart failure every time i went to a show.damian hallam, grand prix dressage ridermy earliest equestrian memory is the amount of time it took to catch my first pony, magic. we had her on a week’s trial and i...