Emma Turtle, 14, from Sible Hedingham, represented Hedingham School at the NSEA (National Schools Equestrian Association) One Day Event on Sunday at Poplar Park near Woodbridge, taking fourth place overall.
Twenty four schools took part with Emma, and her horse Owen Maxwell, participating in the 90cm class, which had 74 competitors.
Emma performed very well, gaining a double clear in the show jumping with no faults or refusals and a clear round in the timed cross-country course.
She topped this off with a high score in the dressage element.
Emma commented: “The NSEA One Day Event was my third event of the season and my pony Owen was super.”