Riders claim fourth

Both Rodney and Mahurangi College students were busy at equestrian events in term one, picking up fourth place in their respective competitions. The Rodney team – Lexi Porteous, Brooklyn Wilson, Paige Rynne and Tamara Marshall – competed at the Combined Training event in Kaikohe. Wilson was second in both dressage and overall in her category, while Rynne grabbed third in dressage and second overall. Meanwhile, Mahurangi students Kaitlyn Monti-Ellery, Emma James, Alex Webb, Rosa Keskic and Lauren Batley rode at the Auckland Intercollegiate One Day event at Mangere Pony Club. This was their fourth event for term one, three more than they competed in last year.