Michael Jung on top at Land Rover Kentucky Horse Trials following the dressage phase

Germany’s Michael Jung and fischerChipmunk FRH launched to the top of the standings by scoring 20.1 in the dressage phase of the CCI 5*-L at the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event presented by MARS EQUESTRIAN™. Michelle Dunn Photo

Michael Jung on top at Land Rover Kentucky Horse Trials following the dressage phase In a surprise to absolutely no one, a familiar name, Germany’s Michael Jung, sits atop the leaderboard in the CCI5*-L at the conclusion of the dressage phase at the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event presented by MARS EQUESTRIAN. Jung has already won this competition three times…

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Badminton Horse Trials Tickets NOW ON SALE!

Badminton Horse Trials tickets for 2022 now available

Badminton Horse Trials Tickets NOW ON SALE! Badminton Horse Trials 2022 – the countdown is officially on! UPDATE ** Saturday’s tickets are sold out! With open arms, we welcome back Badminton Horse Trials for 2022, and the even better news is organisers have now announced the Badminton Box Office has officially opened! Tickets are now on sale! The promise of a thrilling…

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The Eventing Spring Carnival 2022

The Eventing Spring Carnival 2022, So Much To Look Forward To! LOOKING for a great staycation while enjoying top-class equestrian sporting action next year? Then the Eventing Spring Carnival 2022 has everything you need to get your eventing season underway in a historic and beautiful location! Save the date: The Eventing Spring Carnival – April 1 to 3, 2022 Camping and caravanning…

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BEDE Events announce exciting plans for Catton Park Horse Trials

2016 International Eventing Forum Lucinda Green. Photo courtesy of Fiona Scott-Maxwell.

BEDE Events announce exciting plans for Catton Park Horse Trials Catton Park Horse Trials on the Derbyshire and Staffordshire borders will return in 2022 under the portfolio of BEDE Events. Having taken a short hiatus in production, the event will once again be held in the 250 acre parkland estate where it has been ran since 1993. With owners, Robin and…

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Elite equestrian sport and family thrills, it’s Liverpool International Horse Show 2021

Harry Charles riding Doulita Liverpool International Horse Show

Elite equestrian sport and family thrills, it’s Liverpool International Horse Show 2021! Bringing the best names in showjumping along with a whole host of family entertainment to the heart of the city, the Voltaire Design Liverpool International Horse Show is back. Returning to the M&S Bank Arena for the ultimate new year celebration (31st December 2021 to 3rd January 2022),…

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Oliver Townend rides fault free cross-country at Maryland 5 Star at Fair Hill

Oliver Townend and Cooley Master Class currently sit in first place in the Maryland 5 Star at Fair Hill. © Shannon Brinkman

Oliver Townend rides fault free cross-country at Maryland 5 Star at Fair Hill Oliver Townend Poised for Victory at the Inaugural Maryland 5 Star at Fair Hill Only 11 horse-rider combinations finished the cross country course clear Kurt Martin Maintains Lead in the CCI3*-L World #1 ranked rider Oliver Townend (GBR) and Cooley Master Class remain at the top of…

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Oliver Townend maintains lead at the Maryland 5 Star at Fair Hill

Oliver Townend and Colley Master Class at Maryland 5 Star at Fair Hill 2021 - Dressage. Image Credit to Shannon Brinkman

Oliver Townend maintains lead at the Maryland 5 Star at Fair Hill Oliver Townend Maintains Lead Going into Cross-Country at the Maryland 5 Star at Fair Hill Tim Price and Boyd Martin Round Out Friday’s CCI5*-L Top 3 World No. 1 ranked rider Oliver Townend’s (GBR) score of 21.1 remained untouchable during Friday’s final dressage phase at the Maryland 5…

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Maryland 5 Star and Les 5 Étoiles de Pau live and exclusive on H&C+

Double Olympic champion Michael Jung (GER) with his ride fischerChipmunk FST put in an outstanding performance today taking the lead at the end of the Dressage phase at the Longines FEI European Eventing Championship Luhmühlen (GER). (FEI/ /Oliver Hardt for Getty images)

Every phase of The Maryland 5 Star and Les 5 Étoiles de Pau live and exclusive on H&C+ There’s a real treat in store for eventing fans coming up on Horse & Country (H&C) with two five-star events in quick succession. From the 13th to the 17th October every phase of the inaugural Maryland 5 Star at Fair Hill, including…

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Kevin McNab Takes Centre-Stage at Osberton International

KEVIN McNab

Kevin McNab Takes Centre-Stage at Osberton International Kevin McNab galloped to success in the main BEDE CCI3*-L at Osberton International Horse Trials with Scuderia 1918 Humphreys. The Guildford-based rider has been in great form this year and his championship run continued at the Nottinghamshire-venue. Kevin and the grey stallion, battled to the end with a superb clear in the showjumping…

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A Fantastic Day of Top Class Competition at Osberton International

Jodie Amos receives her prize from BE Helen West

A Fantastic Day of Top Class Competition at Osberton International The crowds came out in their droves to enjoy an action packed third day at Osberton International. John-Paul Sheffield and the talented chestnut, Cathmore Fusion owned by Vanessa Garfoot started the day well when heading a fantastic line up in the British Eventing 5YO Championship. “I was delighted with him…

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Osberton International Four-Year-Old Showcase Proves a Hit

Osberton International Four-Year-Old Showcase Proves a Hit THE new British Eventing 4YO Showcase at this year’s Osberton International Horse Trials proved a resounding success with 41 entered in this innovative addition to the schedule. The Four-year-old Showcase includes a new dressage test, with the showjumping and cross-country all in one arena incorporating a water jump, bank and ditch. After a…

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Zara Tindall heads to United States for inaugural 5 star event

Zara Tindall heads to United States for inaugural 5 star event Granddaughter to Queen Elizabeth II, Zara Tindall, will head to the states alongside Olympic medalist, France’s Astier Nicolas to compete in the inaugural Maryland 5 Star at Fair Hill, this October (2021). Held between the 14-17 October, Tindal and Nicolas will meet with a field of top class event…

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Brits sweep the board at FEI Eventing European Championship Avenches 2021

EUROPEAN EVENTING CHAMPIONSHIP - AVENCHES 2021. Team GB Celebrates victory during prize giving ceremony Photo Copyright © FEI/Richard Juilliart

Brits sweep the board at FEI Eventing European Championship Avenches 2021 It’s all glory for Great Britain’s golden girls at Avenches written by Louise Parkes British riders have long had a phenomenal record in the sport of Eventing, and today they proved untouchable once again in the FEI Eventing European Championships 2021 in Avenches, when not only clinching the team title…

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Britain battle it out like heroes in Avenches

Nicola Wilson image copyright British Equestrian / Jon Stroud Media

Britain battle it out like heroes in Avenches Britain’s eventers hold team and individual gold position in Avenches With a true championship cross-country test set by designer Mike Etherington-Smith, today’s action was always going to be compelling viewing – and it didn’t disappoint – at the FEI Eventing European Championships in Avenches, Switzerland. By the end of 67 riders, the…

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It’s a wrap for the Dressage at the FEI European Championships in Avenches

Sarah Bullimore Eventing

It’s a wrap for the Dressage at the FEI European Championships in Avenches Britain tops the team rankings with two individuals on the podium after dressage Sarah Ballimore’s and 15.2hh pocket rocket, Corouet wow judges to finish on only 22.8 Only a score of 0.4 separates the top two in the individual rankings making it a close call going into…

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Isabel White’s Kuno SMH gallops off with win at NEXGEN Finals

Isabel White and Kuno SMH

Isabel White’s Kuno SMH gallops off with win at NEXGEN Finals Isabel White has a serious eventing star of the future on her hands in Kuno SMH, who won the Sulby Hall Stud six-year-old event horse championship at the prestigious NEXGEN finals at Hickstead, West Sussex yesterday (23/09/2021). The Grand Slam VDL son, known at home as “Rolex”, received a…

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Fantastic start for GB at FEI Eventing European Championships 2021

Nicola Wilson

Britain’s Event riders off to the perfect start at Avenches Piggy March and Brookfield Inocent ride best ever test at a championship First and second overnight lead for Team GB Nicola Wilson, terrified (but in good spirits) over the cross-country test to come after posting career best score in dressage Britain’s eventing team got off to the perfect start today…

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FEI Eventing European Championship Avenches 2021 gets underway

FEI Eventing European Championships 2021

FEI Eventing European Championship Avenches 2021 gets underway Dutch first out of the starting blocks, Swiss get last-to-go draw – Written by Louise Parkes The Netherlands got the number one slot when the draw for order-of-go was made at the FEI Eventing European Championships 2021 in Avenches, Switzerland. Horse and athlete combinations from 17 nations will line out at this 35th…

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5* Badminton Horse Trials announce new presenting sponsor

5* Badminton Horse Trials

5* Badminton Horse Trials announce new presenting sponsor The organisers of the iconic Gloucestershire based 5* Badminton Horse Trials have officially announced the presenting sponsor following Mitsubishi’s departure in 2019. MARS EQUESTRIAN™ will take the stage as the ‘presented by’ sponsor for the 2022 Horse Trials which will take place between Wednesday 4th and Sunday 8th May, 2o22. I am……...

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Stars of the future shine at Cornbury House Horse Trials 2021

Finn Healy on Fathers Compromise Cornbury House Horse Trials 2021. Image credit Sarah Farnsworth Photography

Stars of the future shine at Cornbury House Horse Trials 2021 Two real stars of the future shone on the final day of Cornbury House Horse Trials (8-12 September 2021) in Oxfordshire.  Seventeen-year-old Finn Healy, individual and team gold medallist for Britain at the 2019 Pony European Championships, won the NAF Youth Performance CCI2*-S riding the 10-year-old 17hh grey mare…

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Osberton International Horse Trials Set to Host Leading riders 

Harry Meade among those heading to Osberton International

Osberton International Horse Trials Set to Host Leading riders  Most of the country’s leading riders are entered and set to converge on Osberton International Horse Trials later this month. Well known as a training ground for many horses that go on to compete at world class level, the top eight horses at this year’s Chedington Bicton Park CCI5* Horse Trials…

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Ros Canter makes it a double at Blair Castle

Rosalind Canter. Image credit Trevor Holt / Kingfisher Media Services

Ros Canter Scoops CCI4* and CCI3* Wins at FEI Land Rover Blair Castle International Horse Trials Ros Canter scooped a double win during last weekends Land Rover Blair Castle International Horse Trials, taking the high-quality CCI4*-S class on Michele Saul’s exciting nine-year-old Lordships Graffalo. Despite cross country course-designer and event director Alec Lochore’s challenging track, Ros – the reigning world champion…

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