New Zealand Riding Team
Robert Steele

Horses Names:

Gospel, Country Man, Rollete & Rollup


Thoroughbred & Homebred


Your coach(es):

Harvey & Anne Wilson


Name the most influential person in your riding career and why:

Harvey Wilson, because from an early age he taught me turnout, disipline and how to win.


Describe your riding history:

Started off with Pony Club and Hunting, then progressed onto Show Jumping.


Special highlight(s) in your riding career:

Winning two Norwood Gold Cups at Horse of the Year and winning World Cups in Sydney. Also, captaining New Zealand Show Jumping teams transtasman and trinations.


What are your ambitions?

To win Horse of the Year and to compete overseas.


Have you trained or coached any riders who have had success?

Charlotte Myers, won Pony of the Year and other young riders competing in Taranaki.


How will Pryde's Sponsorship make a difference to you?

With the costs of competing horses, Pryde's sponsorship will enable me to keep my horses competing at top level. Also feeding Pryde's horse feed, I can maintain the nutritional requirements for all my horses, from mares, foals to competition horses.