Dates for Dressage and Eventing European Championships for Young Riders and Juniors 2022 confirmed

The dates for the FEI Dressage and Eventing European Championships for Young Riders and Juniors 2022 at Hartpury have been confirmed.

Dates for Dressage and Eventing European Championships for Young Riders and Juniors 2022 confirmed The dates for the FEI Dressage and Eventing European Championships for Young Riders and Juniors 2022 at Hartpury have been confirmed. The high-profile equestrian event will take place at Hartpury on 23-31 July 2022 following confirmation from both British Equestrian (BEF) and the FEI Dressage and FEI Eventing Committee. Phillip Cheetham, Equine Director at Hartpury, said: “It’s extremely exciting that the dates for the 2022 FEI Dressage and Eventing European Championships for Young Riders and Juniors…

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Crowds to return to Hickstead for first time in two years  

Crowds will return to Hickstead for the Prenetics Royal International Horse Show (c) Elli Birch/Boots and Hooves Photography

Crowds to return to Hickstead for first time in two years Hickstead yesterday announced the showground will welcome crowds back this summer for the first time since 2019, for the Prenetics Royal International Horse Show. What to expect The show is running as a two-star international, and a strong line-up of British-based riders will be in action, including Guy Williams, Holly Smith, Harriet Biddick, Trevor Breen and William and Pippa Funnell.  Seven members of the famous Whitaker showjumping dynasty are also due to compete, with John, Michael, Robert, William, James, Joanne and…

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RWHS offer spectators unique opportunity to see British Olympic squads in action

Olympic riders perform in front of spectators at RWHS - Charlotte Dujardin

RWHS delighted to offer final preparations for Olympic squads Royal Windsor Horse Show (RWHS) have announced they are delighted this years event will offer a unique opportunity for spectators to see the British Olympic Dressage and Eventing squads in action, as they make their final preparations before departing for the Tokyo Olympic Games. The selected horse and rider combinations, which will include the squad of four plus two reserves from each discipline, will be taking to the Castle Arena at 4pm on Wednesday 30 June to perform their respective Olympic…

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Free Equine Webinar Series: Taking Science to the Stable

A free equine webinar series

Free Equine Webinar Series: Taking Science to the Stable Starts June 16 with Broodmare Management and Nutrition with Don Kapper A free equine webinar series starts on June 16 (2021) with a Broodmare Management and Nutrition focus kicking off proceedings. Hosted by Open Learning and Education Support at the University of Guelph, the Taking Science to the Stable series will run every two weeks until August 18. The exciting series of webinar talks will provide informative and insightful knowledge from experienced industry professionals, with webinars 1, 3, and 5 part…

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Champagne Evenings at Royal Windsor Horse Show

Royal Windsor Horse Show Puissance

Champagne Evenings at Royal Windsor Horse Show welcome the Puissance and a Dressage Masterclass The Organisers of Royal Windsor Horse Show have announced a new evening entertainment ticket offer to accompany a further release of General Entry tickets for the sold-out days of 2021 Show (taking place from 1-4 July). The new Champagne Evenings at Royal Windsor Horse Show programme will see the return of a Puissance competition to the Show on Thursday 1 July, as well as a Dressage Masterclass, adding to the diverse array of equestrian spectacles on display…

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Horse & Country to live stream major jumping classes from Longines International Jumping La Baule

Horse and Rider Jumping La Baule

Horse & Country to live stream major jumping classes from Longines International Jumping La Baule Horse & Country (H&C) has announced that it will offer extensive and exclusive live coverage from the forthcoming Longines International Jumping La Baule on its streaming service H&C+. The stream will be available worldwide, excluding France. Taking place from 10th – 13th June, viewers will be able to see a total of 15 Classes across both the CSI 1* and CSIO 5* events including the prestigious Derby Région des Pays de la Loire on the afternoon…

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Redwings Horse Sanctuary Welcome Back Online Show

Redwings Dolly enjoying her 25th birthday treat

Redwings Horse Sanctuary Welcome Back Online Show Unable to host its usual fundraising horse show this year, Redwings Horse Sanctuary is once again challenging owners to showcase their beloved pets (of all kinds!) in a series of online classes after two successful virtual events in 2020. Popular equestrian YouTuber, This Esme will be helping to judge entries in a fun online horse and pet show raising money for Redwings Horse Sanctuary. Esme Higgs, the star behind the YouTube channel This Esme, will be judging the ‘Happiest Hacker’ class, which aims…

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Remus Horse Sanctuary Welcomes Open Day This June

Remus Horse Sanctuary Open Day June 2021

Remus Horse Sanctuary Welcomes Open Day This June The team behind Essex based horse charity, Remus Horse Sanctuary, look forward to opening the doors this June to welcome visitors safely into their equestrian community once again. Visitor entrance times will be staggered between 1pm – 5pm due to the ongoing pandemic restrictions, making it imperative for those wanting to visit to pre-book. Sue Burton, founder of the Sanctuary said: We are taking a cautious approach to our events this year. We want our visitors and the Remus team to feel safe and…

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Tickets for Olympia Expected to Sell Out Quickly

Olympia, The London International Horse Show

Tickets for Olympia Expected to Sell Out Quickly Box Office opening dates announced for Olympia 48 hour pre-sale available for priority bookers Five days of top sporting action to take place in temporary venue for 2021 Tickets for Olympia, The London International Horse Show are expected to sell out quickly when the Box Office opens next week. The 2021 event, which will this year take place at ExCeL London, will open to priority bookers (those who attended the 2019 show) during an exclusive 48-hour pre‐sale on Wednesday 19 May. General…

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HOYS 2021 Scheduled to Go Ahead!

HOYS 2021 Image – Joe Stockdale HOYS 2019 - Credit 1st Class Images

Horse of the Year Show 2021 To Go Ahead HOYS 2021 to go-ahead with ticketed audience Timetable released ahead of ticket sales Organisers of the Horse of the Year Show (HOYS) have announced that this year’s event will go ahead. Music to the ears of many equestrian fanatics, the 2021 show will take place at NEC Birmingham on 6th – 10th October 2021. Ahead of tickets going on general sale at 10am on Friday 14th May, the timetable for Horse of the Year Show 2021 has been released allowing visitors to…

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New Classes Open For All At Firle Place, Science Supplements Area Festival

Firle Place, Science Supplements Area Festival

New Classes Open For All At Firle Place, Science Supplements Area Festival THE Firle Place, Science Supplements Area Festival is now hosting new classes to give non-qualified competitors the chance to enjoy competing at this fantastic venue. Organised by the team at BEDE Events, Firle Place is the first of the exciting new Area festivals and takes place on May 15 and 16, in the South Downs National Park in the village of Firle, Sussex. Classes open to all BE members will include the following: BE80 – Saturday and Sunday…

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Remus Horse Sanctuary Gets Ready for Open Day

Remus Horse Sanctuary Fun Day September 2020

Remus Horse Sanctuary Gets Ready for 1st Open Day Since October, 2019! Covid Safe Socially Distanced Open Day at Essex Horse Charity Open Day follows months of hardship during the Covid pandemic and lockdown measures. Remus Horse Sanctuary have announced they will be opening their gates for visitors on Sunday 2 May 2021 for only the second time since October 2019. Visitors, members and supporters are invited to come and meet the 200+ animals residing and recuperating at the Sanctuary and learn about the Charity’s horse welfare programme. The Open…

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Dressage Returns to Hickstead with a Bang!

Dressage Hickstead image credit JulianPortch

Dressage Returns to Hickstead with a Bang! Dressage returns to Hickstead this May with a bang as the world renowned venue hosts the three-day All England Dressage Festival. Entries are now open for the the three-day All England Dressage Festival (21-23 May), which will be the first Hickstead-run competition to take place after the easing of lockdown restrictions. It also marks the inaugural Premier League dressage competition to take place at the main Hickstead showground, following the closure of the original Dressage at Hickstead site last summer. The show gets underway…

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First SEIB Search for a Star ridden Qualifier of 2021 to take place on Good Friday

SEIB Search for a Star Claire Robinson’s Hunky Dory and Theodora Hopkins at the Alnwick Ford Search for a Star qualifier 2018. Image credit SMR Photography.

First SEIB Search for a Star ridden Qualifier of 2021 to take place on Good Friday SEIB Search for a Star is delighted to confirm that the first Search for a Star qualifier of the year is set to take place on the 2nd April at Warwickshire Spring Fair at Dallas Burston Polo Grounds, Southam, Warwickshire. Amateur riders and their horses and ponies will have the opportunity to compete for a ticket to the Search for a Star finals at Your Horse Live this November in three classes that are…

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The Countdown to the Start of the TIA 2021 Season is On!

Tops International Arena

The Countdown to the Start of the TIA 2021 Season is On! The stunning state-of-the-art Tops International Arena (TIA) will host eight major show jumping events throughout the spring and summer of 2021. The world-class venue will welcome all levels of horses and riders from around the world to its sensational showground in Valkenswaard, The Netherlands. Kick-off is in April, with two back to back CSI3*, CSI1* and YH (dedicated 5, 6, 7-year-old classes) events on 9 – 11 April and 16 – 18 April. TIA, located in the heart of…

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Free Webinar from the McTimoney Animal Association

McTimoney Animal Practitioners assess a range of skeletal landmarks for symmetry including the TS of the pelvis

Free Webinar from the McTimoney Animal Association ‘The Use of McTimoney Animal Chiropractic in the Veterinary Industry’ Date: Mon 1st February 2021 @2pm – 3.30pm The McTimoney Animal Association (MAA) will run a free webinar on the 1st February 2021 looking at the use of McTimoney Animal Chiropractic in the veterinary industry.  The live webinar, commencing at 2pm, is designed to further cultivate the MAA’s close working relationship with all animal healthcare professionals to promote excellence in animal chiropractic techniques.  The event aims to develop collaboration between vets and therapists…

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Katara to present the Katara International Arabian Horse Festival and Title Show

Katara to Present the Katara International Arabian Horse Festival and Prestigious Title Show The prestigious Title Show involving international purebred champions will feature total prize money of QAR 13,000,000 The Cultural Village Foundation, Katara, together with the Qatar Equestrian Federation (QEF) and the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) will host the first Katara International Arabian Horse Festival (KIAHF), from Feb 2 to Feb 6, 2021. The highlight of the Festival will be an impressive Title Show for Arabian purebreds from Feb 4 to Feb 6, 2021. The event is…

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HorseFest Announce Early Bird Ticket Offer

HorseFest Early Bird Ticket Offer

HorseFest Announce Early Bird Ticket Offer HorseFest, the exciting new event everyone’s talking about, just got that little bit extra special as the organisers have announced an early bird ticket offer just in time for Christmas shopping (wink wink). The fantastic equestrian style festival will take place from July 23 to 25 2021, at Weston Park in Shropshire. Crowds of spectators are set to gather after months of anticiapation and excitement for what will be a very different type of outdoor equestrian event. The three day spectacular will be open…

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Ride Like a Girl – NEW Equestrian Movie Released this August

Ride like A Girl - DVD cover image

Ride Like a Girl – NEW Equestrian Movie Released this August Get the popcorn at the ready this August as a new movie is about to hit our home screens! Ride Like a Girl, a story for horse lovers and enthusiasts will be available to watch via DVD or Download! (trailer below) A must for all horse lovers, Lionsgate presents RIDE LIKE A GIRL,  the heart-warming, triumphant true story of Michelle Payne (Teresa Palmer) who, as a little girl, dreams of the impossible: winning the Melbourne Cup – horse racing’s…

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Horse & Country Presents Hickstead: 60 Glorious Years

Hickstead: 60 Glorious Years

Horse & Country Presents Hickstead: 60 Glorious Years Horse & Country TV (H&C) is proud to present an exclusive documentary, Hickstead: 60 Glorious Yearsfeaturing the showground, the family behind it, and some of the legends of showjumping who have graced the world-famous arena. Produced by Hickstead and narrated by Daisy Bunn, daughter of the legendary founder, Douglas Bunn, Hickstead: 60 Glorious Years offers the ultimate insider’s view. The hour-long programme features insights from members of the Bunn family and the team who have built Hickstead over the years.  Interviews with…

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Eventing Grand Prix Final to Take Place at Liverpool International 2019

Image to represent Eventing Grand Prix at Liverpool International Horse Show

TheraPlate UK Liverpool International Horse Show Hosts Exciting John Oates Horseboxes Eventing Grand Prix Final THIS year’s TheraPlate UK Liverpool International Horse Show will host the prestigious final of the new John Oates Horseboxes Eventing Grand Prix a ‘must watch’ after the two exciting qualifiers earlier this year. The country’s leading event riders are set to travel to the M&S Bank Arena on Liverpool’s iconic waterfront to contest Captain Mark Phillips’ course of show jumps and cross-country fences at the evening performance on Sunday, December 29. The qualifier at the Equerry…

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Back for the 5th Year, Oktoberfest at Fontwell Park Racecourse!

SPONSORED BY OKTOBERFEST When: Friday 4th October & Saturday 5th October 2019 The official start of the racing jump season kicks off in style at Fontwell Park early next month when the popular annual two-day Oktoberfest event returns to the famous venue! Boasting probably one of the Best Oktoberfest Tents in Sussex, we’re back with Live Music, Horse Racing and plenty of German Cheer including our resident Oompah band! The party doesn’t stop, with live music after an exciting day of racing… On Friday, join us in the Bier Tent…

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Bransby Horses Gear Up for No.1 Event of the Year

Bransby Horses Rescue and Welfare

Bransby Horses Autumn Fair, 2019 When: Sunday 29th September, 11am – 4pm Where: Bransby, Lincoln Following the success of the Summer Fair in June, Bransby Horses is now planning their biggest ever Autumn Fair to take place on Sunday 29th September from 11am until 4pm. The Autumn Fair has been a flagship event for the equine rescue charity, based in the hamlet of Bransby, for more than 40 years. It is a great chance for the charity, which rescues and rehabilitates hundreds of horses, ponies, donkeys and mules, to engage…

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Palomino, Cremello and Other Cream Dilutes oh my!

British Palomino Society

Palomino, Cremello and Other Cream Dilutes oh my! Will you be attending The British Palomino Society National Championships? This year’s British Palomino Society National Championships will take place July 13th and 14th at the fabulous Three Counties Showground, Malvern. This, the society’s 45th consecutive year of holding the show, is set to be one of the best ever with a host of classes and events running over the weekend to suit all. Welcoming Palominos and all horses with the Cream Dilute gene, the southern-based event offers a huge range of…

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Redwings Horse Show – Less Than Two Weeks to Go!

redwings horse show - redwings horse sanctuary

Redwings Horse Show – Less Than Two Weeks to Go! #LoveHorsesLoveRedwings Excitement is building for the 10th annual Redwings Horse Show, and with less than two weeks to go, the organising team is raring to go. The Redwings Show will return on Sunday 12th May at Topthorn Equestrian Centre, near Stowmarket in Suffolk, and offers classes to suit all abilities. While entries are welcome on the day, early-bird applications will close on Sunday 5th May so make sure to put your name down now to avoid missing out. In celebration…

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