September 18, 2018

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Cayman riders & Champion Serpell

Cayman Islands Equestrian Federation (CIEF) CAYMAN RIDERS JUMP TO THE CHALLENGE This past Sunday, the Cayman Islands Equestrian Federation (CIEF) held the Cayman leg of the CEA Regional Jumping Challenge (RJC) at Cayman Riding School. Only in its second year, the RJC is a competition designed by the Caribbean Equestrian Association (CEA) to give show […]

Serpell tops again

Cayman Islands: Serpell Tops Again By Eve van den Bol From Cayman Islands Equestrian Federation Polly Serpell, riding her sister’s horse, Sunday’s Edition, came out the winner of Event #2 of the Cayman leg of the three-part FEI World Jumping Challenge Category C, which was held on Saturday, April 2nd at the Equestrian Center located […]

Cayman Islands: Serpell jumps first by a second

By Eve van den Bol The Cayman Islands Equestrian Federation (CIEF) held the first of the three-part FEI World Jumping Challenge (WJC) this past Sunday at Cayman Riding School. The World Jumping Challenge is designed to enable riders who live in more remote countries the opportunity to compete internationally without having to leave their own country. […]

Serpell wins 2nd leg of World Jumping Challenge in Cayman Islands

From CIEF Cayman Islands Equestrian Federation (“CIEF”) hosted Event #2 of the FEI’s World Jumping Challenge (“WJC”) at Cayman Riding School in Savannah last Sunday. In this competition, top show jumpers from across the Caribbean region compete in their own countries on their own horses, and measure themselves against each other over the same courses. […]

Serpell wins Cayman Islands trials’

From CIEF Last week two of Cayman’s top youth show jumpers competed for a place on the Cayman Islands’ team headed to Jamaica this month for the final round of the 2014 Caribbean Equestrian Association’s Junior Show Jumping Competition (“CEA JSJC”). Phoebe Serpell (14) and Isabelle Smith (15) both put themselves forward to trial for […]

‘Youth Olympic Games: Spotlight on Cayman Islands’ Polly Serpell’

From Cayman Islands Equestrian Federation (CIEF) Polly Serpell is the first equestrian to represent the Cayman Islands at the Youth Olympics this month in Nanjing, China. Polly’s progress can be followed on CIEF’s Facebook page. Here follows an interview with Polly before she left for the games: 1 What first attracted you to horse riding […]

Ride for the Challenge

Cayman Islands Equestrians Ride for the Challenge By Eve van den Bol From CIEF The Cayman portion of the annual international equestrian competition among the Caribbean Islands of Bermuda, Barbados, Jamaica, Trinidad, Antigua and the Cayman Islands took place this past weekend at The Equestrian Center located on the Linford Pierson Highway. The Caribbean Dressage […]

Ziemniak shines

Ziemniak shines at second jump show of the Cayman Islands’ season By Eve van den Bol From CIEF This past Sunday at the Equestrian Center in George Town, the Cayman Islands Equestrian Federation (CIEF) held the second leg of its four-part National Jumping Series. The CIEF is the national governing body for equestrian sport in […]

Cayman Islands Adult Equestrians tie for top honors

From CIEF Equestrians competed this past weekend at the Cayman Islands Equestrian Federation’s (CIEF) second National Dressage Show of the season. Judging for the third time in the past three years was USEF Senior Judge, Cindy Canace of Blairstown, New Jersey, whom the CIEF brought in for the event. Conditions were extremely windy which gave […]

Cayman Islands Dressage Season kicks off

From CIEF The Cayman Islands Equestrian Federation kicked off its National Dressage Series this past weekend with its first show of the season. The Series consists of four Dressage shows that are held between November and May, which culminate in the naming of Season Champions in various categories at the CIEF’s annual awards dinner in […]