Burghley, First Class Performance from a 4 Star Debutant

Burghley 2017. Oliver Townend and Ballaghmor Class. Image credit Mike Bain Photography

Burghley, First Class Performance from a 4 Star Debutant British riders take top four placings on home turf Oliver Townend takes first CCI4* win in eight years Piggy French makes a strong comeback Written by Amy Powell On the final day of The Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, it is Great Britain’s Oliver Townend once again taking the title after…

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Burghley Round Up – Class by Name, Class by Nature

Burghley Oliver Townend (GBR) on Ballaghmor Class. Image credit Mike Bain Photography

Class by Name, Class by Nature Written by Amy Powell It took until the last rider on cross country day to decide the overnight leader of The Landrover Burghley Horse Trials 2017 and it came in the guise of a seasoned Burghly rider, piloting a talented young horse around it’s first four star track. Great Britain secured a 1,2,3 in…

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Legendary Sir Mark Todd and Leonidas II take over dressage lead at Burghley

Sir Mark Todd (NZL) and Leonidas II take the lead after dressage at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, sixth and final leg of the FEI Classics™ series. (FEI/Libby Law)

Dressage day two influential as Sir Mark Todd (NZL) leads from USA’s Lauren Kieffer and Michael Jung (GER) By Kate Green Nearly 40 years after the legendary Sir Mark Todd (NZL) first rode at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials (GBR) he is in the lead after dressage with Leonidas ll on a mark of 36.7. In a star-studded line-up,…

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Burghley – Michael Jung and La Biosthetique Sam take early lead

Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials - Michael Jung (GER) on La Biosthetique - SAM. Image credit Mike Bain Photography

Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials Day 1 – Michael Jung and La Biosthetique Sam take early lead GBR’s Gemma Tattersall in overnight second with Arctic Soul and Mackenna Shea (USA) third on Landioso at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials  World number one Michael Jung (GER) has yet again set the target with a beautifully ridden dressage test on his old…

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