Success for Knighton House girl at two big equestrian events

Success for Knighton House girl Madeline & her pony Hippo

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15th January 2019 — 12 year old Madeline from Knighton House, and her pony Hippo, have been travelling around England and Wales this year racing with the Shetland Pony Grand National.

In November Madeline was told she had been selected to compete at Olympia Horse Show and at the Liverpool International Horse Show in the Shetland Grand National. Madeline and Hippo did incredibly well and won at both venues. Madeline has been competing to raise money for the Bob Champion Cancer Trust. Congratulations to both Madeline and Hippo, and to all those behind the scenes who made it possible.

About Knighton House

Knighton House is an Independent school for girls aged 3 to 13 and boys aged 3 to 7. The school is set in the heart of Dorset and is renowned for being an exceptionally happy school. In the recent ISI Inspection report many areas of school life received the assessment of "excellent" or "outstanding" and it was noted that "The pupils participate in lessons with enthusiasm". Parents give "unstinted praise" to all aspects of the school.

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