Thank you to our volunteers!
New Zealand Riding for the Disabled would like to say a very big Thank You to all of our volunteers.
Our volunteers are amazing. They are dedicated and knowledgeable. Thoughtful and giving.
Sometimes things get tough for volunteers – and we want to be able to offer support when requested.
So we thought we would share a proverb that you can keep in mind when it’s not so easy.
- Pena ka haere tonu, a te wā ka taea, ka mau. You will get there if you just keep going.
Tēnā rawa atu koutou!
Thank you very much all of you!
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In October 2015 I fell while jumping my young horse and sustained a spinal cord injury which has left me a T4/5 paraplegic.
I have been a horse rider since the age of 12. Before my accident I was a competitive rider competing mainly in Eventing. When I left the Burwood Spinal Unit in February 2016 I was determined to ride again, but unsure if it was even possible.”
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