Carl Hester: ‘Valegro can be a fat pony and live in the field’
Jenny Rudall caught up with Carl Hester before Valegro’s retirement ceremony at Olympia.
Charlotte Dujardin: ‘Valegro was very hot as a young horse’ It’s almost reassuring to know Valegro isn’t completely perfect, as according to Charlotte Dujardin he was very hot in the early days.
“Valegro was very, very hot as a young horse,” said Charlotte. “He was never naughty, just hot. H...
Carl Hester: ‘I’m to blame if Valegro doesn’t go wel... We love that Carl Hester always has time to chat - and he loves nothing more than talking about his horses.
Sound and happy
In this clip Carl reveals how he is looking forward to competing in his first World Cup Final in 12 years with Nip Tuck, and...
H&C looking for new recruits for Blue Chip All Star Academy H&C's hugely popular talent show Blue Chip All Star Academy is back for a second series - and you could take part.
Chance of a lifetime
Described as a cross between The Apprentice and Pony Club camp, the show sees eight finalists face a series ...
‘Valegro and Charlotte were what the world needed’ Carl Hester always knew Valegro and Charlotte Dujardin were special, but he didn’t realise quite how good a partnership they were until the 2011 European Dressage Championships in Rotterdam.
First gold medal
Just nine years old, Valegro was the you...
Before Valegro was famous… Back in the days before he was a dual Olympic gold medallist, Valegro was just one of the young, talented dressage horses at Carl Hester's yard.
In this clip from Carl Hester's Fantastic Elastic Masterclass, you can watch Valegro in action at the ...