Charlotte Dujardin and Carl Hester Head to the Theraplate UK Liverpool International Horse Show


Charlotte Dujardin and Sophie Wells to Light Up The Echo Arena for the 2018 UK Liverpool International Horse Show

Charlotte Dujardin and Sophie Wells will be lighting up the Liverpool Echo Arena during the opening night of the Liverpool International Horse Show.

Charlotte, who will be riding the stunning Florentina VI, and Sophie will be joined by a selection of the best decorated dressage stars as they compete in the Equitop Myoplast sponsored Inter 1 Freestyle Dressage to Music.

Charlotte Dujardin in action on Florentina - Liverpool International Horse Show 2018
Charlotte Dujardin in action on Florentina – Liverpool International Horse Show 2018

Charlotte and Florentina VI have been in fantastic form this year winning both the Prix St Georges and Inter 1 Freestyle Small Tour at Bolesworth International in June.

Other leading names on the start list include World and European Gold Medallist, Nicky Barker and Lisa Marriott who will be riding at their best to take the coveted title.

Meet and Greet

And that’s not all, dressage maestro Carl Hester will join Charlotte for a meet and greet session, allowing fans to get close up and personal with the duo during rider signings.

Said Charlotte:

Having competed at Liverpool International last year it is great to be returning and to partner Florentina in such an electric arena will be fantastic.”

Said Theraplate UK Liverpool International Horse Show, President, Nina Barbour:

We are delighted to have Carl and Charlotte returning to the show and to be hosting top class dressage once again.

The sport of dressage has grown beyond recognition and we are looking forward to watching some of the most talented and up and coming dressage horses in the country compete.”


As well as dressage on the opening night, for those visitors making it a New Year to remember they can look forward to a showjumping feast on New Year’s Eve, December 31, with the prestigious Theraplate UK Grand Prix one of the highlights.



Hospitality at The Liverpool International Horse Show is second to none and makes a fantastic present for great friends and family.  Whether on the purpose-built platform at the head of the arena or in one of the VIP boxes – you won’t be disappointed.

This year’s Liverpool International Horse Show will see a host of leading names in action from December 28 to 31, at The Echo Arena on Liverpool’s iconic waterfront.

For further information and to book tickets visit

To reserve VIP Hospitality tickets on the purpose-built stage at the head of the arena please contact Hospitality Manager, Melanie Simm on 01829 307676.


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