Our Press

Welcome to the Konna Baza Sakar Press Page

We’re continually recognised for our outstanding riders, our horses and the work we do. Here at Konna Baza Sakar, we’re incredibly proud of the press attention we gain, whether that’s locally, across Bulgaria, or even around the globe. 

Here’s a round-up of the news so far…

 

Clean Endurance International: September 2019


Our KBS manager/trainer, Claire Baker is recognised by UK-based professional endurance riders’ website, Clean Endurance International as an official rider for the United Kingdom and her dedication to the sport of endurance, here in Bulgaria.

 

Sakar News: March 2019

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Regional online news page, Sakarnews.info profiles Todorovden in Topolovgrad. Special mention was made of Konna Baza Sakar’s imported Gypsy Vanner stallion ‘Sakar Gold,’ who won the ‘Most Beautiful Horse,’ award.
Konna Baza Sakar also presented our new KBS sponsored annual award for the horse in best condition/best cared for.
Gypsy Gold was invited to the event by request of municipality representatives who visited the stables back in February 2019.

Read The full story here 

 

The Show Hub: March/April 2019

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As the 2018/19 Dubai Pony Racing season drew to a close, the UAE’s premier online equestrian magazine- The Show Hub, profiled the Al Dhabi Pony Racing team. The story highlighted the team as one of the best in the country, with Konna Baza Sakar’s nine-year-old, Eva Mitchell finishing the season as top female junior jockey.

Read the full story visit here 

 

Elhovo News: January 2019

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Local online news source, ‘Elhovo News,’ picks up the story on Konna Baza Sakar’s Millie and Eva Mitchell and their pony racing success in Dubai. 

To read the full story visit: here

 

EZDA PRESS: January 2019

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Konna Baza Sakar riders, Eva and Millie Hoppe (8 and 11 years-old), achieved outstanding results in the HH Sheikh Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Pony Cup Race in Dubai, this week, when they placed 2nd and 5th in the 2km race. The girls were also the highest ranking females of the event.

To read the full story visit here

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EZDA PRESS: December 2018 

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Konna Baza Sakar was profiled by Ezda Press- Bulgaria’s most established equestrian magazine. The article highlighted ex-manager Maxine Williams (Windebank)’s level one assistant coach Bulgarian qualification and our continued emphasis on encouraging positive horse/human communication and horsemanship.

To read the full story visit here

Read more: Discover our lessons, trail riding and carriage tours
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TripAdvisor- Bulgarian Horse Riding Tours 2018

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Konna Baza Sakar is now considered one of Bulgaria’s top places to horse ride! Thanks entirely to our amazing customers who took the time to review us and post their gorgeous pictures. Thank you everyone- we appreciate it HUGELY!

To read our full listing and reviews see here.

 

EZDA PRESS: June 2018

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This summer, Konna Baza Sakar was fortunate enough to be included in the weighty 200-page Ezda Press Bulgarian equestrian round-up. Ezda says, “this volume has the full information on: institutions, organizations, associations, experts, doctors, photographers, artists, shops, shelters, schools, clinics, horseshoes and many others involved in horse breeding, equestrian and equestrian tourism.”
For more information on the book see here.