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17 October,2017

Finalists in the Equestrian Blogger of the Year 2017 Announced

Leading blogger directory Haynet and equestrian, country and canine PR & Social Media Marketing Agency MirrorMePR are delighted to announce the twelve finalists going forward to final judging. After months of reviewing 150 blogs, the judges, Sam Hobden, founder of Haynet & the Country Style & Equestrian Blogger Of the Year Awards and Ashley Rossiter, MD of MirrorMePR would like to personally thank everyone who put forward their blogs for consideration and commenting on the calibre of talent:

“We were really impressed by the variety and quality of the blog entries and it was a fascinating and personal insight into each blogger’s world. From home grown talent through to blog entries from Europe, US and Australia. The reach of these awards and the number of entries just gets bigger every year. We would like to thank everyone who took the time to submit their blogs. There are some fantastic creative writers and story tellers out there!”

In no particular order the finalists are:

How Very Horsey
Diary of a Wimpy Eventer
Saddle Seeks Horse
Becci Harrold Eventing
Equestrian Lifestyle
The Equestrian Stop
The Dressage Dossier
Team Tunnah Eventing
The Equestrian
With 50% of a public vote taken into account to decide the winner to this year’s title, they are invited to vote for their favourite. Voting is now open and will close at midnight on Friday 27th October 2017. The judges will then make their final decisions on who should be awarded the title of Equestrian Blogger of the Year 2017, Rising Star and Recognition of Talent. These three titles will be awarded and announced on Monday 30th October from 7pm through the awards dedicated Twitter channel following the hashtag #equineblogaward. The winner will win £100 cash and trophy together with a business portfolio supported by Equestrian Creative Network. They will also have a permanent advert linking to their winning blog on Haynet for twelve months together with marketing support.
This year’s award promises to be the most exciting ever and we look forward to crowning the Equestrian Blogger of the Year 2017!


  1. Roosa says:

    Thank you very much 💖 Feel SO honoured to be included in the final group

  2. Martina says:

    Excited to be among the finalists 🙂
    Thank you so much for the opportunity!

  3. Beth says:

    Reading her blog has helped me achieve my dreams!!

  4. @CSide_Watch says:

    Good luck to all those taking part in the finals !!

  5. Really amazing horsey blogs- thank you for sharing

    1. Haynet Admin says:

      Thank Caroline!

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