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30 October,2017

Winner of the Equestrian Blogger of the Year 2017 Announced

The judges of the ‘Equestrian Blogger Of The Year 2017’ Awards,  Sam Hobden, Founder of leading equestrian and country blogging directory Haynet and Ashley Rossiter, MD of PR & Social Media Marketing Agency, MirrorMePR are delighted to announce the following winners:

WINNERRoosa’s Horsey Life 

Recognition of TalentDiary of a Wimpy Eventer 

Rising StarHow Very Horsey  

And to embrace the ever-increasing presence of international blogger entries, there is also a brand new award introduced this year:

‘International Talent Award’

This fresh and exciting award goes to: Tacchi A Cavallo

Commenting on their 2017 overall winner, the judges said:

“Roosa’s content was engaging, diverse and entertaining to read.  We loved her honest approach and open dialogue with the reader. A good mix of topical, personal and factual, Roosa’s warmth and enthusiasm radiates and is also reflective across her social channels.”

“Our final four winners were all very different, but all united by their well-written content that made for exceptional reading.”

Commenting on all the blog entries:

“Our 12 finalists showed superb ability,  each with their own unique and distinctive writing style, themes and personality. It was such an honour and privilege to judge such fantastic talent, and we would personally like to thank everyone who took the time to enter these awards, you all kept us thoroughly entertained and genuinely excited about the future of blogging.”


  1. Roosa says:

    Thank you Haynet, it is SUCH an honour!! Thank you for all of your support throughout the years! 💕

  2. Daisy says:

    So pleased to have made the top 12. To win Rising Star means so much to me. Thank you so much. X

  3. Martina says:

    To win the International Talent Award is an incredible opportunity for my blog. I also had the chance to get to know with other amazing equestrian bloggers with whom I share a great passion for horses and writing. I am so pleased! Thank you!

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About Haynet

Haynet is a leading equestrian and countryside blogging directory, telling your stories from the stables to the fields. If you love living in the countryside, riding your horse, farming the fields or walking your dogs through the woods – then you will feel right at home here!

Haynet is also the host of the Country Style and Equestrian Blogger of the Year Award celebrating top class bloggers within the industry. We also promote the hashtag #HorseBloggers with a dedicated Twitter channel to share equestrian related content, engaging with the rural blogging community. Together with a #HorseBloggers Meet Up Group on Facebook encouraging this blogging community, our aim is to raise the profile of equestrian blogging. Together with working with equestrian and rural companies, Haynet brings you all the views, news and latest products that you will find of interest.

So grab a cuppa, kick off your wellies and enjoy reading from the countryside!


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