Originally Counties Covers and Saddlery, Spurs of Counties has evolved into what could be described as one of the most prestigious saddlery stores in the country. Specialising in the leading equestrian brands from around the world at competitive prices for the discerning equestrian. Also the home of Counties Covers, quality NZ made canvas rugs off the shelf or made to order, including Miniatures, Donkeys and Cow rugs. There are two designs to ensure a perfect fit for any shaped horse.
Spurs of Counties is owned by Chris Sorrell and Tracey Blackmore who are lending their extensive knowledge and experience in riding, competing and breeding horses to create a retail experience that not only meets, but exceeds expectations. Tracey and her gorgeous mount Vollrath Wildfire were competitive on the national dressage circuit competing to Level 5 with great success until his sale to Australia. Tracey now rides the young horses from their breeding program with CHS Royal Genie doing very well in the Eventing scene now being competed by Tracey at the lower levels and Dannie Lodder the higher level. Tracey is aiming to compete both CHS Royal Genie and CHS Ripleys Dream in some dressage this season. CHS Ripleys Dream and CHS Royal Commando are currently being competed in Eventing by Donna Smith. Chris and Tracey are developing their retail store with a great team on board with experience from all sectors in the horse world.
So regardless of whether you are a pleasure rider or an elite competitor looking for that extra something for yourself or your horse, you will find the friendly knowledgeable service and extensive product range a breath of fresh air!