Woodhill Sands Equestrian Centre

Woodhill Sands is a premier equestrian centre boasting over 3 acres of all weather sand arenas as well as two Couch Grass Grand Prix Arenas. In addition, cross country course designer Chris Ross has built a track that accommodates all level easily from Pre-Intro right through to Advanced.

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Daily WEG Action From Home

Are you wondering how you can be at Normandy and be part of the most exciting equestrian event of the year –the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014?

Wonder no longer …  watch it from your home …


Also Country TV will be showing coverage of Normandy. We will have their schedule loaded for you shortly.

Alltech WEG Nearly Here

It's just 2 weeks to go before the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy begins. How happy are we about this...pretty happy! Click the link or click on Norman to watch the happy video


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New season about to start!

Well we have been planing a very exciting season for you all over winter and have some amazing news for all you jumpers!

We have four Grand Prix Shows (the old 2 star SJ Shows) and one Premier Show ( the old 3star SJ Shows) prior to Christmas.  (plenty after Christmas too!!)

We have a training ring to cater for the younger and novice horses, ponies and riders, this can be ridden on a community membership (Free) with a Flexi start for your mount $10.

Grand Prix Series - Woodhill Sands will offer a show bonus to the winner of the Pony and Horse Grand Prix at each Grand Prix Show (2star) if they complete double clear rounds in their win.  Hack riders will pocket an extra $400 and Pony riders $100

GP Super Series - For those not quite ready for Grand Prix - Heights for Hacks 1.30 - 1.35 and Ponies 1.15 - 1.20 - Check out our series conditions - a great series with a great cash prize for the overall winner.   This series will run at all Woodhill Sands SJ Shows (Grand Prix and Premier) and Waitematas World Cup Premier and Grand Prix show and Auckland Manuakau SJ Grand Prix and Northlands Grand Prix show.  Some shows will be worth triple and double points - see our series conditions for more details

Coming soon for the Premier shows - the $10,000 Premier Grand Slam - only at Woodhill Sands - this will run over the three premier shows being held here - Woodhill Sands Premier Show November 2014 , Waitemata SJ World Cup Premier show January 2015 and Woodhill Sands Premier show February 2015 - more details to follow.

The September schedule and the GP Super Series Conditions have been posted to the Show Jumping page.

Winter Clinics

In addition Jen Hamilton will be back down under around September/October so keep an eye out for her confirmed dates.

For information on any of the clinics email:

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Alltech Lifeforce Winner announced

Samantha Reeves of Waitoki is the winner of the Alltech Lifeforce trip to Normandy France, to attend the World Equestrian Games.  The draw took place at the head office of Alltech in Henderson and was drawn by Matthew Smith, Director Alltech Asia Pacific.  Sam was so excited to be phoned and told she won, we are sure that Matthew will soon get his hearing back!

Sam and her Dad will head over to France in time to watch the Games unfold, we are sure she will keep us informed of her travels.  A massive thanks to Alltech for putting on this amazing prize draw!

 Sam Reeves Alltech  

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