An Eventful Life Grooms Award

Best Groom in any CCI Long Format Class

This years Grooms Award is once again sponsored by An Eventful Life and will be judged by Alison Duthie and Emma D’Arcy along with the Stable Manager

The Grooms Award aims to promote the qualities of a good groom, someone who knows how to look after and care for their horse, themselves and the environment they work in and a sense of humour is always a bonus!

The Award will be judged on the following criteria:

1/         Presentation and care of horse at all times

2/         Tack room and stable area presentation

3/         Appropriate presentation of groom during the event


Grooms responsible for horses that have completed the CCI2*, CCI3* or 4* Long format.


The winning groom will be presented with:

$300 – donated by

1 year 4-star membership to

1 cross country video from

Sydney 3 Day Event merchandise – dontated by Eventing NSW

Past Winners

2003 Amy McGregor

2004 Helen Tagg

2005 Penny King

2006 Emma Armstrong

2007 Equine Inluenza

2008 Daniel Power

2009 Edwina Blackney


2010 Joanne Webb

2011 Jessica Grosmann

2012 Kate Kerslake

2013 Sharon Waldren NZL

2014 Michelle Robson

2015 Sarah English

2016 Rachel Watts

2017 Daphne Jackson

2018 Rachel Watts