A South Waikato teenage is proud to be wearing the silver fern at the World Pony Showjumping Championships in South Korea.
The annual NRM National Three Day Event once again takes place in Taupo this weekend showcasing some of the country's best eventing riders.
It's a test of endurance, a gruelling marathon over New Zealand country terrain, involves two or four legs, and this year was won by a Taumarunui local.
Marlborough is the only racing club in the South Island still in existence, north of Christchurch.
Cambridge woman Michele Haultain has been rescuing Kaimanawa horses since 2000, and she's now gearing up for the 2016 muster.