Ruth, who is particularly well known for her success in the dressage phase of eventing, also competes successfully in the pure discipline.
After exploding onto the eventing circuit 1998, when she went clear cross country at her first Badminton aged 18, Ruth has had many high profile wins:
- Young Rider National Champion in 1999 on Classic Wizard.
- First in the four-star level at Luhmuhlen in 2007 on Two Thyme.
- British Open titles 2004 on Two Thyme and then in 2008 on Mayhem III, then retaining that title on Two Thyme in 2009.
- 5th at the World Cup Final in Poland(2009) on P.C. Wilson
- British Intermediate champion on Applejack,
- 19th at Badminton on Nick of Thyme (2010),
- 8th at Pau on Two Thyme (2010).
Ruth’s goals/plans for 2012/13 are to firmly establish the new base in South Derbyshire and start to expand the team of event and Dressage horses for next year.
RUTH’S RECENT RESULTS
The National Dressage Championships
- Shadowfax was 5th in the PSG in a very competitive class.
Allerton Horse Trials
- Mister Maccondy was 4th in the OI
- Opposition Elite was 8th in the Intermediate
Osberton 4 year old Championships
- Larkshill Sovereign was 7th finishing on his dressage score.
Pau CIC **
- 7TH place
Ruth and Amadeus have now qualified for the winter dressage championships for Elementary and Elementary Music
Ruth Edge, International Event Rider-“I believe it’s so important to have a clean and healthy stable environment in order to keep the horses in tip top condition. Bliss Bedding delivers this and enables them to perform at their best.”