About Balhagan Equestrian

Fiona Mackinnon
BHSAI Regd, Pony Club A Test, British Riding Club, Equitation and Horse Welfare Level 4

Having gained my BHSAI I have been on the Register of Instructors since Qualifying. Having passed the Pony Club H test with Honours ( highest Stable management test in the Pony Club) I then went to Karen Dixon (MBE) for further training before passing the Pony Club A test (highest test in Pony Club). I also passed both the British Riding Clubs Horse Welfare and Equitation 4 exams.

Having worked with horses and ponies since leaving school Producing ponies to JA, Open Pony Club Eventing, BSJA, Riding Club Eventing, Show Hunter and Working Hunters. Riding Stallions for Mr D Kelso, Mr F K Turnock and Mr A Matthew, to producing quality young horses into the Show ring.

As well as Producing 4 different horses for the BRC Championships in Open show jumping and 3 in the Novice show jumping. Paddy’s Pride ID Stallion, Knight’s Enigma and Knight’s Legacy both Registered Thoroughbreds and Littlehill Liam ID Sports Horse. Balhagan Pure Magic TB cross and Pride of Kaliakra ID Sports Horse.

Having most success with our own Littlehill Liam Winning the 2004 Working Hunter Championship at Blair Castle. Having won the Ladies Equitation Side Saddle and Concor d’elegance at both Blair Castle and Royal Highland Show. 4th in the Blue Chip ID Championship. 4th Place in the Search for a star Working Hunter at Horse of the Year Show.

Having won the British Performance Award for the Irish Draught twice with Paddy’s Pride (first time a Stallion and a pure bred had won) 5th 2002, 2nd 2003, 1st and still holding on to the record number of points in 2004.

Littlehill Harley
Littlehill Harley at the North East of Scotland Showing Championships September 2008.
Photo By
Colin Nicholas
Equinational Photography

Equestrian Services

Past Successes and Horses

Past Successes & Horses - some of the horses I have produced of recent years.

Recent News

19 FEB 10Winter/Spring 2010 News

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