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Riding success for Prep pupil Rosabella at world famous Hickstead

Saint Felix School is delighted to report that Yr 5 Prep pupil, Rosabella had great success in her horse riding last weekend at Hickstead – one of the most famous equestrian facilities in the world – for the National Championships.

Rosabella, the youngest member of Saint Felix Equestrian Team to qualify for the National Championships, rode her ponies Dylan and Flash in the 75cm Eventer Challenge final on Saturday; a combination of showjumps and cross country fences. She finished 60th on Dylan and 64th on Flash out of 199 competitors. 

Rosabella also competed in the 85cm Eventer Challenge final which saw her go through the infamous Hickstead water on the Sunday where she completed the course to finish 74th out of 240 competitors. 

Many congratulations to Rosabella for her bravery and talent!

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