Commitment - Ambition - Dedication

Read more about Helen’s current rides.


Andreas (Alfie)

Andreas (Alfie)

16.2hh Chesnut Gelding, Born 2006, Owned by Mrs Helen Martin (nee Cole) and Miss Lorna Soames

  • Breed: Dutch
  • Sire: Gralser Meister
  • Grading: Intermediate
  • Number of points: 29

Previous form: Winner at Aston BE Novice in 2015. Finished in 8th place at Houghton CCI* in 2015. Alfie finished in 9th place jumping a double clear in his second Intermediate at Pontispool in May 2016 and in July he jumped a fantastic clear round Barbury CIC**.

Plans for 2016: To compete at Hartpury CCI** in August.


Zaldaltus (Bertie)

16’1hh, Bay, Gelding, Born: 2011, Owned by Mrs Helen Martin (nee Cole) and Miss Lorna Soames

  • Breed: Irish Sports Horse
  • Sire: Lux Z
  • Grading: Young Horse Classes (5 Year Old)

Previous form: Bertie arrived at Stockley in March 2016 to continue his education. He is a lovely straightforward horse who is a joy to have on the yard.

Plans for 2016: Bertie will be contesting the British Eventing  5 Year Old Qualifying Classes at Homme House and West Wilts.


Ritson’s Opinion(Bird)

16.1hh Chestnut, Gelding, Born 2011, Owned by Mrs Helen Martin (nee Cole). Bird is a homebred horse out of Helen’s old 2 star mare Askeaton Star.

  • Breed: British Sports Horse
  • Sire: Kings Composer
  • Grading: Young Horse Classes (5 Year Old)

Previous form: Bird successfully contested the Dubarry Burghley Young Event Horse classes as a 4 year old, picking up a placing at Barbury in 2015 in the 4 year old section. He narrowly missed out on the top ten at Badminton this year finishing in 11th place in a large and very competitive field of some of the top 5 year olds in the country. Bird then went on to finish in 5th place Chepstow.

Plans for 2016: To begin his British Eventing career.