Equine Nutritional Hydrotherapy brand EquidGel® are pleased to announce the success of their first annual awards ceremony in conjunction with Endurance GB. The event was held at the Daventry Court Hotel on Sunday 25th November and was well supported by EquidGel® users of all disciplines.

The awards are for the highest scoring Endurance GB Senior and Junior combinations in two categories, those who fed a sole diet of EquidGel® and forage and those who used EquidGel® purely as a hydration tool. Senior winner Pat Guerin took the win by nearly 1,000 points with C F Winter Amadeus, the points of which had been accumulated over the 2018 season. Young rider Emily Cooke took the Junior section win with Lady’s Man, continuing their successful partnership together. In 2017, Emily achieved the superb accolade of EGB Supreme Champion winning the Manar Trophy and she also collected trophies for the Most Successful Home Bred, Highest Placed Partbred and Champion Young Rider. This year Emily came a very credible 3rd place nationally in the EGB Young Riders Championship Lady’s Man also competes in Pony Racing, Mounted Games and Pony Club activities whilst being fed solely on a forage and EquidGel® diet.

The winner of both categories received 2 trophies and a beautiful rosette as well as 6 months’ supply of EquidGel®, a branded Gilet, 2 x t-shirt’s, bucket, trailer stickers, Hi-Drate 750g, 2 x Hi-Drate 250g, 3 x EquidGel Samples a fleece rug, head collar, lead rein, travel boots and fly veil.

The final awards line up was as follows:

EquidGel/Endurance GB Awards 2018
Seniors EquidGel® Award 2018
1st Pat Guerin/C F Winter Amadeus 2051 Winner 2018
2nd Rebecca Parsler/ Yethersgill Taliesin 1084 Runner Up 2018
3rd Susan Hawes/Remynisce 904.5
4th Jim Parsler/Cadenza Talisman 320
5th Susan Hawes/Sabi Waseem 282
6th Susan Hawes/Altivo 209

Juniors EquidGel® Award 2018
1st Emily Cooke/Lady’s Man 1708
2nd David Hawes/Sabi Waseem 604.5
3rd Bryony Parsler/Personified 439
4th Sara Williams/Mrs Tiggywinkle 421
5th Bryony Parsler/Crabbswood Zelma 238

HI-Drate Award 2018
Lynsey Bainbridge / Clorogue Dots 600.5

The founder of EquidGel and the CEO of Equidiet (UK) Ltd, Sandra Murphy BSc, said “We were delighted to support Endurance GB and their members since 2014 with sponsorship of prizes at many events across the UK and these new annual awards are to reward the riders and their horses for their commitment to the sport of Endurance. We hope that they will also highlight the important role hydration plays within all equine disciplines”. Sandra added “Congratulations to all our winners and we look forward to seeing you all again for the 2019 awards.”

The revolutionary hydration and nutrition system for horses has received huge results within the equine industry as one of the most natural ways to hydrate a horse, supporting their dietary requirements and ensuring a wholesome, well balanced, complete diet perfect for all performance horses in particular those in Endurance.

For more information about EquidGel, please visit https://www.equidiet.org.uk/index.htm or contact Equidiet on +44 (0)1472 859593.