On the final leg of her journey Lizzie returns to her turangawaewae of Te Araroa spending time with her uncle Jack Brooking. She learns how to start a horse from her master horseman elders.
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Hoiho Riding On, Dee Cherrington, Episode 7
Master farrier and multiple world equestrian mounted games champion Dee Cherrington charms Lizzie as they pit their ponies head-to-head on the game field.
Hōiho Riding On, Harriet Te Kuru, Episode 6
In the kingdom of Porangahau Lizzie meets the Queen of polo Harriet Te Kuru.
Hōiho Riding On, Rangihou McClutchie, Episode 5
From the wilds of Hicks Bay to the elite equine academy of Ngā Tawa Diocesan School. Lizzie supports young up and coming showjumper Rangihou McClutchie.
Hoiho Riding On, Bill Pomare, Episode 4
Lizzie heads to the races with Bill Pomare. Bill is the only Māori to own, train and breed a Melbourne Cup contender, Ocean Billy.
Hoiho Riding On, Tui Teka, Episode 3
Lizzie spends time with her cousin, champion horse starter, Tui Teka. Riding through town and jumping fences Lizzie learns how Tui is inspired by the legacy of his tipuna.
Hoiho Riding On, The Murray Whanau, Episode 2
From remote locations to international sporting competitions, these are the stories of Māori working, playing and loving their hōiho.
Hoiho Riding On, Lizzie, Episode 1
Tonight: Meet Lizzie Rangihuna. From remote locations to international sporting competitions, these are the stories of Māori working, playing and loving their hōiho.
Hōiho Riding On
Join us on this great horse adventure across Aotearoa, meeting our amazing horses and riders of Te Ao Māori. Hōiho – Riding on – Hōiho Whakangetea!
New horse community trust aims to help out Māori riders
Puni Tiakiwai, who hails from the Ruātoki Valley, says he is overwhelmed to become vice-chair of the new National Māori Horse Association Aotearoa Trust, a group of Māori who support the Māori hors