David Evans and Richard Taylor design and build cross country courses and portable cross country jumps. Their scope of work includes everything from supplying portable schooling jumps to building, dressing and maintaining cross country tracks for high profile international three day events.
In addition to their annual round of local and international horse trials, David Evans and Richard Taylor (also known as DERT) build and install portable cross country fences for private individuals, training courses, pony clubs and horse trials in the UK and abroad.
Anything from a single jump to a full competition course can be undertaken.
David Evans and Richard Taylor portable cross contry jumps are available from c. 18 inches to 3 ft. 11 inches in height and of varying width to suit the situation and the needs of horses and riders of all abilities. Within the range of fences available there is a wide assortment of shapes and sizes giving good scope obstacles.
The fences are designed to be mobile to prevent the cutting up of ground and also to facilitate their placing within any cross country course or training area.
Evans and Taylor portables draw on David and Richards considerable experience of designing and constructing first and foremost for the safety of horse and rider. Whilst many Evans and Taylor portable cross country jumps grace high status international events, the same designs can be scaled down to suit horses and riders of all abilities.
As well as Evans and Taylor's range of traditional portable cross country jumps, David Evans can also produce small or large portable log carving jumps to pretty much any design that is physically possible! Please see our carvings page for more examples and information.>
Portable carvings such as the Lions and Bluetits (seen at many events and pictured here) can be blocked up to any height for training use or competition courses.>
To find out more about our wider cross country coursebuilding services, Visit our design and build page.
All Evans and Taylor portable cross country jumps are built for specific clients and are unique to individual requirements. Our prices are competitive and all jumps are designed and constructed from good quality materials with the safety of horse and rider being of paramount importance.
Get in touch for more information about our range of portable xc jumps and prices. Please note David and Richard are very busy during the horse trials season. Portables can be ordered and constructed during the summer months, but availability is better during the winter and spring!!
page last updated by Helen Evans 04.04.13