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January 16th, 2014

Addington High Profile

The Thurman-Bakers set off for The Addington Manor – High Profile Dressage today, just before the biggest cloudburst ever!  Hope the roads were ok.   It is the first time out for Joanna with her new ride San Piko, the beautiful big black gelding. Read the rest of this entry »

January 2nd, 2014

Happy New Year

Happy New Year to all our customers and friend, past, present and future.  Hoping you all happy, healthy have a successful 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

November 8th, 2013


For those of you who knew Casanova, Laurens other black showjumper, he has now been sold on and is sucessfully showjumping in Washington DC.  Another of ‘Lauren trained’ horses flown over the pond! Hope he does well over there.

November 4th, 2013

Busy times at Turville

Sometimes we are so busy on the yard we neglect to update our web page… sorry. So here is a run down of the latest news.

Samantha has now returned from a year working with Carl Hester. She had an amazing experience and learnt so much and is now busy putting it into practice at home working young horses and teaching.  Last week she spent a couple of days training on The World Class programme at Addington. Read the rest of this entry »

August 30th, 2013

Lauren and Cole have a successful Scope

Angela, Lauren and Cole have just returned from a successful  five days at The Scope Showjumping Championships.  It was quite a ‘Big Party’ for Cole (Concorde Two… his party name!) who had never stayed away before. Read the rest of this entry »

August 21st, 2013

Cole wins his first Newcomers

Lauren and Cole went to Patchetts jumping today, the last competition and run through before the

Scope National Championships that start this weekend. Cole was on top form, winning the Newcomers and coming 3rd in the 1.15m speed class. Now Angela and Lauren are busy packing the lorry for a few days away and keeping fingers crossed that Cole can keep up the good work.

August 20th, 2013

Latest Horse Heros from Turville

See the latest ‘Horse Heros’ video. Joanna Thurman-Baker keeps the Grand Prix horse Pascal ticking over for sister Samantha to compete while she works at Carl Hesters


August 11th, 2013

Cole continues to shine

Lauren took Cole (Concorde Two) to Bicster & Finmere show today and he jumped beautifully. It was his first time competing on grass and infront of crowds. Read the rest of this entry »

August 2nd, 2013


Thirteen combinations have been confirmed as qualified for the prestigious Nathalie Grand
Prix classes at this year’s Espayo National Championships, Stoneleigh Park, 19 – 22nd September.
Carl might be the firm favourite amongst British fans, but it is by no means a done deal and one of his toughest opponents might just well turn out to be his very own pupil, 20 year old Sam Thurman Baker. Read the rest of this entry »

July 26th, 2013

Success for Turville Clients

Congratulations  to clients Rosé Hugh Smith for been part of the Bronze Medal winning team at The FEI Pony European Dressage Championships, and Clare Randell with Decree (Tinkerbell) who won the Advanced/medium Regionals yesterday qualifying for Nationals. Read the rest of this entry »