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Ella Dalton wins the Nupafeed Supplements Senior Discovery Second Round at Petley Wood Equestrian Centre
May 20, 2019
Ella Dalton from Tunbridge Wells, Kent landed the Nupafeed Supplements Senior Discovery Second Round win at Petley Wood Equestrian Centre in East Sussex on Sunday with Michelle Burnett’s 11 year-old British-bred Lucky Break. Forty-nine combinations came forward with the hopes of gaining a qualifying ticket to...
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Laura Mantel claims the Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round at Wales and West Showground
May 20, 2019
The second of this year’s Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Rounds took place at the ever popular Wales and West Showground on Sunday and it was on-form Laura Mantel who triumphed. With only two qualifying tickets up for grabs for the Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior...
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Helen Tredwell and Larksong take the top spot in the International Stairway at Devon County Show
May 20, 2019
Last year’s International Stairway Series winner Helen Tredwell from Finmere, Buckinghamshire got her 2019 campaign off to a flying start. Sitting third in the table before Devon County following her 3rd place at Royal Berkshire Show in September, Helen steered her own and Alan Tredwell’s...
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JB’s Hot Stuff awarded the Twemlows British Showjumping Scholarship
May 20, 2019
Once again, Twemlows Stud, one of the UK’s leading artificial insemination and embryo transfers centres, have supported British Showjumping by offering two embryo transfers to a horse that meets their chosen criteria. With this in mind it is Jayne Bean’s homebred 13 year-old mare, JB’s Hot...
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NEW Ambassador announced for the British Showjumping National Championships
May 20, 2019
  Following the tragic loss last year of the British Showjumping National Championships’ Official Show Ambassador, Tim Stockdale, organisers Grandstand Media Ltd are delighted to announce that Tim’s son Joe Stockdale has been appointed to take on the role for the prestigious event. Tim had been...
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Taisie de Gruchy 3rd in Young Rider Grand Prix of Lamprechtshausen
May 19, 2019
Jersey based Taisie de Gruchy, aged 21 years, finished 3rd  in the Austrian Young Rider Grand Prix in Lamprechtshausen late this afternoon. Riding the 12 year-old dark bay gelding Winner of Picobello Z, owned by Lauren de Gruchy, they were one of only three first round...
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Megan Li finishes 2nd in Lamprechtshausen Pony Grand Prix
May 19, 2019
It was a another solid performance from 14 year-old Megan Li from Chalfont St Giles in Lamprechtshausen, Austria earlier today when she took 2nd place in the Pony Grand Prix . Riding her father Alex Li’s 16 year-old bay gelding Harry, Megan posted a...
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Tabitha Kyle wins Children’s Grand Prix in Lamprechtshausen
May 19, 2019
It was an outstanding win by Leicestershire based Tabitha Kyle, aged 11, in the Children’s Grand Prix at Lamprechtshausen in Austria this morning on the 9 year-old Grennanstown Sarco Lux Hill owned by Holly Smith. Just short of sixty starters had come forward to contest the title...
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Amy Inglis delivers faultlessly in CSIO 5* Grand Prix of La Baule
May 19, 2019
  It was another outstanding performance from the CSIO 5* debutante Amy Inglis when she jumped double clear in the Grand Prix of La Baule, France to finish in 4th place thiis afternoon. Friday had seen Amy make her first appearance on a top level nations cup team...
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Ben Maher’s London Knights Win in Split Second GCL Duel with New York Empire
May 18, 2019
A fraction of a second split the fortunes of the top two teams in the GCL of Madrid with the London Knights triumphing ahead of New York Empire in a nail-biting finish.  The win by the Knights dynamic duo of Ben Maher and Martin Fuchs propelled...
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Pony Team victorious in Lamprechtshausen
May 18, 2019
The British pony team, sponsored by LeMieux, proved victorious in their Nations Cup competition at Lamprechtshausen earlier today by relegating Italy and  home team Austria into 2nd and 3rd place respectively. The course proved to be a tough one to ride with all nations notching up...
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GB Children finish 2nd in Lamprechtshausen Nations Cup
May 18, 2019
Great Britain’s team of riders, competing under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF, finished 2nd this afternoon in the Children’s FEI Nations Cup at Lamprechtshausen in Austria. The riders aged between 11 – 14 years fought extremely hard for their place, just narrowly missing out on...
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Team NAF Young Riders finish 3rd in Lamprechtshausen Nations Cup
May 17, 2019
The team of four Young Riders representing Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF in the Austrian Nations Cup competition in Lamprechtshausen held their own to finish in 3rd place behind Germany who took the win and Italy who finished in 2nd place. The team,...
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The Girls Fly High in La Baule Nations Cup
May 17, 2019
The opening leg of the 2019 Longines FEI CSIO5* Nations Cup series kicked off for Great Britain this afternoon in the French coastal region of La Baule with clears being delivered by two of the team of four. Riding under the title sponsor banner of Team...
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May 16, 2019
The Prestige Italia Big Star Championship Qualifier, which was scheduled to take place on the 24th May at SouthView Competition & Training Centre will now take place during their show which is due to be held between the 12th – 14th July. The change of date is...
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British Showjumping’s Team NAF announced for Lisbon CSIO3* FEI Nations Cup
May 16, 2019
Following an invitation to compete in the CSIO3* FEI Nations Cup in Lisbon, Portugal, the following squad has been selected to represent Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF. The competition takes place between the 30th May – 2nd June 2019 at...
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The Equerry Bolesworth International Horse Show One Month To Go
May 16, 2019
Highly regarded as a ‘must visit’ on the summer show circuit, this year’s Equerry Bolesworth International Horse Show is set to be one ‘hot’ place to be this June. This five day event brings together world class equestrian sport and family entertainment combined with the finest...
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May 16, 2019
  The Pony Premier Show, which was due to run at Weston Lawns Equestrian Centre between the 25 – 27 May, has now been relocated to SouthView Competition & Training Centre in Cheshire. British Showjumping apologise for the delay in confirming where the relocated show will be...
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May 15, 2019
The FEI is warning the equestrian community about synephrine, which is a Banned Substance listed on the Equine Prohibited Substances List. A high number of samples taken from horses under the Equine Anti-Doping and Controlled Medication Programme have tested positive for the substance. Investigations into the...
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Emma Woods from Stirlingshire is May’s NAF Shining Star
May 15, 2019
Fifteen year-old Emma Woods from Falkirk, Stirlingshire has been awarded the NAF Shining Star award for May after showing great progression to Central Scotland Academy co-ordinator Lorraine Kennedy and lead coach Aileen Craig.  Lorraine had the following to say about Emma “Emma has been attending the...
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Paul Barker dominates the Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round at the REC Arenas
May 14, 2019
The first Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round of the season took place at REC Arenas at Richmond Equestrian Centre in North Yorkshire on Sunday and it was dominated by Paul Barker who took the top two places. With only two qualification spots on offer...
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Robert Murphy scoops the win in the Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter Second Round at REC Arenas
May 14, 2019
This year’s Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter Second Rounds kicked off at REC Arenas at Richmond Equestrian Centre in North Yorkshire and Robert Murphy was crowned the eventual winner. There were two direct qualifying tickets on offer for the Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter Championship Final at Horse...
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Michaela Webb wins the British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Qualifier at Nottinghamshire County Show
May 14, 2019
The 2019 British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Qualifiers got underway on Sunday at the Nottinghamshire County Show which took place on the Newark Showground. Michaela Webb fought off thirty-eight other challengers to take the top spot. With just three qualification places available for the...
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Glain Watkin Jones heads the Blue Chip Pony Newcomers Second Round at Arena UK
May 14, 2019
The first Blue Chip Pony Newcomers Second Round of 2019 took place on Sunday during the Pony Premier Show at Arena UK in Grantham, Lincolnshire and it was Glain Watkin Jones who took the victory over seventy-nine other starters. Each and every rider was aiming to...
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May 13, 2019
Please note that the Pony Premier Show, which was due to run at Weston Lawns Equestrian Centre between the 25 – 27 May, is regrettably having to be relocated to another venue. The relocation of the show is the result of the Local Authority not having...
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EEA launches Employers Minds online resource
May 13, 2019
  To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, 13-19th May, the Equestrian Employers Association (EEA) launches Employers Minds online which provides tools, to support mental health including a mental wellbeing checker, self-help zone, video scripts and real life case studies. In addition Employers Minds provides employers...
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FINAL DAY OF ROYAL WINDSOR HORSE SHOW
May 12, 2019
  The closing day of the 76th edition of Royal Windsor Horse Show was blessed with clear blue skies and bright sun as final victories were secured for the top-class competitors. The climax of the CSI5* Show Jumping, the Rolex Grand Prix went to Sweden's Henrik von...
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BRITISH JUMPERS DOMINATE ON DAY FOUR OF ROYAL WINDSOR HORSE SHOW
May 11, 2019
  Day four of Royal Windsor Horse Show welcomed the international circuit's finest Showjumpers, with Friday's Manama Stakes' winner, Holly Smith making it a double in the Kingdom of Bahrain Stakes for the King's Cup. Earlier in the day Robert Whitaker won the Martin Collins Enterprises Senior...
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GREAT BRITAIN'S  HOLLY SMITH BEATS SOME OF WORLD'S BEST AT WINDSOR
May 10, 2019
  Great Britain’s Holly Smith scored a memorable victory against some of the world’s best riders on day three of the Royal Windsor Horse Show. 16 of the world’s top 20-ranked riders entered a beautifully sunny Castle Arena for the CSI5* Manama Speed Stakes Jumping competition, the...
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MASTERFUL MAHER ON WINNING FORM IN LAND ROVER STAKES
May 10, 2019
  Day two of Royal Windsor Horse Show kicked off with another scintillating morning of Show Jumping action. The Castle Arena opened its gates and played host to the H&C TV Senior 1.35m Open Jumping Competition in which British rider, Georgia Tame and Z SEVEN CANYA...
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The Equerry Bolesworth International Horse Show British Showjumping Members Exclusive Deal
May 09, 2019
The Equerry Bolesworth International Horse Show hosts world class equestrian entertainment every day/night and for British Showjumping members we’ve got an exclusive deal! Members have access to Bolesworth’s Exclusive Party Deal for two people which includes one night camping, event access and parking on Friday 14th...
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ROBERT WHITAKER WINS THE MAIN EVENT, WHILE LAURA RENWICK MAKES IT A DOUBLE AT ROYAL WINDSOR
May 08, 2019
  Great Britain’s leading lady show jumper, Laura Renwick got her 2019 Royal Windsor campaign off to a sensational start after she and her six-year-old gelding, Maverick won the National 1.30m Open Jumping Competition. Renwick's classy display in the imposing Castle Arena saw her knock over...
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British Showjumping’s Team NAF Youth Squads announced for Lamprechtshausen Nations Cups
May 08, 2019
The following squads have been selected to represent Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF in the Children, Junior and Young Rider Nations Cups in Lamprechtshausen, Austria. The competition takes place between the 16th – 19th May 2019 at Sportridingclub Lamprechtshausen. Children Jasmin Clark,...
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British Showjumping’s Team LeMieux Pony Squad announced for Lamprechtshausen Nations Cup
May 08, 2019
The following squad has been selected to represent Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team LeMieux in the Pony Nations Cup in Lamprechtshausen, Austria. The competition takes place between the 16th – 19th May 2019 at Sportridingclub Lamprechtshausen. Holly Cooper, aged 15, from Northampton,...
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HOW TO WATCH CHI ROYAL WINDSOR HORSE SHOW
May 07, 2019
Action from CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show, which takes place from 8-12 May 2019 is set to be broadcast with an extensive live schedule allowing viewers across the world to tune in to the best that the Show has to offer. For those wanting to watch...
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SHOWJUMPING'S ELITE TO CONTEST ROLEX GRAND PRIX IN WINDSOR CASTLE'S PRIVATE GROUNDS
May 07, 2019
From 8–12 May, more than 55,000 spectators will enter Windsor Castle’s stunning private grounds - an opportunity available to the public just once a year - to witness five days of spectacular equestrian competition. CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show will climax on the Sunday when...
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Adam Taylor scores a one-two in the Nupafeed Supplements Senior Discovery Second Round at Willow Banks Equestrian Centre
May 07, 2019
Adam Taylor topped the leader board to take the top two places in the first of this season’s Nupafeed Supplements Senior Discovery Second Rounds at Willow Banks Equestrian Centre in Lincolnshire on Sunday. Fifty-three combinations started out over course designer Nigel Jess’ twelve fence track and...
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CHEPSTOW SPRING INTERNATIONAL
May 07, 2019
An action-packed four days of Showjumping at the popular Chepstow Spring International finished on a high with The USA’s Taylor Alexander securing the top-billed 1.45m grand prix on Ryanair De Riverland in a hotly-contended jump-off to deny Kerry Brennan and Wellington M back-to-back wins. Forty-five competitors...
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British Showjumping’s Team NAF announced for Uggerhalne CSIO3* FEI Nations Cup
May 03, 2019
Following an invitation to compete in the CSIO3* FEI Nations Cup in Uggerhalne, Denmark, the following squad has been selected to represent Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF. The competition takes place between the 22nd – 26th May 2019 at Equitour...
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May 02, 2019
The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) continues to closely monitor the equine flu outbreak – there were 11 further cases in April as reported by the Animal Health Trust. The BEF continues to urge all owners to ensure that their vaccination records are up to date to...
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Ten talented combinations share the top spot in the Prestige Italia Big Star Championship Qualifier at Weston Lawns Equitation Centre
April 30, 2019
The 2019 Prestige Italia Big Star Championship Qualifiers continued on Sunday with fifty-six starters heading over to Weston Lawns Equitation Centre in Coventry, Warwickshire to compete for a Championship Final place. The Prestige Italia Big Star Championship, formerly known as the National Six Year Old Championship,...
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RIDERS TO RUN RINGS ROUND HICKSTEAD IN MEMORY OF TIM STOCKDALE
April 29, 2019
#10forTim will see teams of up to 10 people take part in a relay run on the perimeter road around the Longines International Arena at Hickstead. Each lap is half a mile long, and runners are welcome to sprint, run or amble round at their...
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'MEMBER DISCOUNT' TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR OLYMPIA, THE LONDON INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW
April 25, 2019
  Tickets for the annual equestrian extravaganza, Olympia, The London International Horse Show, which takes place from Monday 16-Sunday 22 December 2019 and British Showjumping members have kindly been offered a 30% discount for some of the performances. The Show typically welcomes over 90,000 spectators across the...
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April 24, 2019
The British Equestrian Federation’s World Class Podium Potential Pathway Programme 2019-2021 squad of showjumping riders has been announced. The selected athletes attended an Induction Day at Solihull Riding Club, West Midlands on Wednesday 24 April and were welcomed on to the programme. Riders listened to several...
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50 Day Countdown to the Equerry Bolesworth International Horse Show
April 24, 2019
WITH just 50 days to go until this year’s Equerry Bolesworth International Horse Show the final countdown is well and truly on. With a feast of world class showjumping and dressage, the North’s iconic equestrian event will bring together the very best British riders including Carl...
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PONY OF THE YEAR SHOW 2019
April 23, 2019
The Pony of the Year Show celebrated it’s second year at Onley Grounds in Warwickshire with Easter eggs, prizes, camaraderie and five action-packed, fun-filled days. Claudia Moore reigned supreme, taking the top two places in the top-billed Harcour JA grand prix with the only two clear...
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Twenty-two combinations share the honours in the Prestige Italia Big Star Championship Qualifier at Wales and West Shows
April 23, 2019
The Big Star Championship, formerly known as the National Six Year Old Championship, was renamed in 2017 in honour of Big Star, a previous winner of the National Six Year Old Championship who went on to win the Individual Gold medal at Rio 2016. This...
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Entries are NOW OPEN for the British Showjumping National Championships & Stoneleigh Horse Show 2019
April 23, 2019
Grandstand Media Ltd are delighted to announce that entries for the British Showjumping National Championships (BSNC) & Stoneleigh Horse Show (SHS) at NAEC Stoneleigh, Warwickshire are now open. The schedule is live and available for download for what will be another exciting year for the...
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LAURA MANTEL CLAIMS 2019 WELSH MASTERS TITLE
April 22, 2019
Laura Mantel scored a double of victories at an action-packed Welsh Masters four-day festival at the David Broome Event Centre, Chepstow, including the feature Equestrian Surfaces Grand Prix with Glory B V. Course-designer Raf Suarez’s 12-fence track reduced the sixty-three starters to twenty for the jump-off...
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April 19, 2019
It was a brilliant performance by William Whitaker with RMF Chacco Top, a 10 year-old chestnut stallion, that saw him claim victory in the 1.45m Table A CSI5* ranking class at the Miami leg of the Global Champions Tour earlier today. With his foot on the...
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