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Fast Paced Action at This Year’s Theraplate UK Liverpool International Horse Show Summer Offer
July 19, 2019
The organisers of this year’s Theraplate UK Liverpool International Horse Show, December 28 to 31 have launched a further incentive to get tickets booked in advance of the biggest New Year celebration in town. The four evening and two afternoon performances at the M&S Bank Arena...
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THE MUSICAL RIDE OF THE HOUSEHOLD CAVALRY CONFIRMED TO PERFORM AT THE 2019 EDITION OF OLYMPIA, THE LONDON INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW
July 18, 2019
Olympia, The London International Horse Show has announced that the Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment will perform its Musical Ride at the UK’s highly anticipated Christmas Show from 16-22 December 2019. Made up of 28 horses and 36 personnel, the Household Cavalry has been confirmed to headline...
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July 18, 2019
The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) is today announcing that its CEO, Nick Fellows, is to step down from the organisation. BEF Chair, Mohamed Elsarky commented “On behalf of the Board I would like to thank Nick for the work he has undertaken since he joined the...
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Worshipful Company of Saddlers continue support of British Showjumping in 2019
July 17, 2019
British Showjumping is pleased to announce that the Worshipful Company of Saddlers are supporting the sport in 2019 via a generous Training Grant and top quality Equestrian Prizes. The Saddlers’ Company not only strive to back the manufacture of high quality British saddlery, but they...
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Stars line up for Nations Cup thriller at Hickstead
July 17, 2019
The international entries are in for the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of Great Britain at Hickstead (26 July), and it looks set to be a thriller with many of the world’s best riders lining up.  The USA makes a much-anticipated return to Hickstead, following their...
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Beth Vernon takes the top spot in the Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round at SouthView Equestrian Centre
July 15, 2019
SouthView Equestrian Centre in Winsford, Cheshire proved to be a popular choice with riders over the weekend as over one hundred combinations came forward for the Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round, which took place on Saturday. It was Beth Vernon who shook off...
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Seven combinations share the win in the Prestige Italia Big Star Championship Qualifier at SouthView Equestrian Centre
July 15, 2019
The 2019 Prestige Italia Big Star Championship Qualifiers headed up north for the final time this year on Friday to SouthView Equestrian Centre in Winsford, Cheshire where thirty-two combinations came forward with the hopes of gaining a place in the Championship Final. The Prestige Italia Big...
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Children, Junior & Young Rider European Championships Round Up
July 14, 2019
The Team NAF Children, Juniors & Young Riders were in action at the European Championships in Zuidwolde, The Netherlands last week. The competition took place between the 7th – 14th July 2019 at the Showground Jan Broek Stables and the highlight for Great Britain came...
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July 12, 2019
  British Breeding is encouraging owners and breeders of British bred young sport horses to bring them along to the 2019 British Breeding Baileys Horse Feeds Futurity evaluations, which will be held at Swallowfield, Solihull on 30th August and Solihull Riding Club on 21st September, culminating...
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James Wilson triumphs in the International Stairway at the Great Yorkshire Show
July 12, 2019
The Great Yorkshire Show held the seventh leg of the International Stairway Series 2019 on Wednesday and it was James Wilson from Frome in Somerset who made his trip up north a successful one by taking the top spot. With only one clear in the first...
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Ella Robinson from Northumberland is July’s NAF Shining Star
July 12, 2019
Thirteen year-old Ella Robinson from Morpeth, Northumberland has been awarded the NAF Shining Star for July for showing great progress in her physical riding ability and theoretical knowledge to Northumberland Academy Lead Coach Philippa McKeever. “Ella has not only progressed her riding but her theory too....
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Team NAF Children win European Team Bronze
July 11, 2019
This evening saw the Team NAF Children win Team Bronze at the European Championships in Zuidwolde, The Netherlands. With the Brits under the guidance of Chef d'Equipe Clare Whitaker, competition started on Tuesday for the Children and at the end of that first day, Great Britain...
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Countdown to the National Junior Academy Championship Show
July 11, 2019
The extremely popular British Showjumping National Junior Academy Championships are now just one month away.  The show which runs between between the 12 – 13 August 2019 at the National Agricultural and Exhibition Centre at Stoneleigh in Warwickshire offers both team and individual classes for...
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Trevor Breen claims the Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter Second Round at Pyecombe Horse Show
July 11, 2019
Pyecombe Horse Show hosted an Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter Second Round on Tuesday and it was Trevor Breen who claimed the top spot. Forty-three combinations came forward with the hopes of producing a treble clear to claim one of two direct qualifying tickets up for grabs...
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World Class Young Riders Head to Equitop Bolesworth Young Horse Championship
July 11, 2019
Many of Britain’s rising stars are set to compete at the new Equitop Bolesworth Young Horse Championship Show. With a prestigious Under 25 Series running - the show has attracted a stellar list of the country’s leading young riders including Alfie Bradstock, Jack Whitaker and Emily...
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Luke Hill claims the Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round at Pyecombe Horse Show
July 10, 2019
Pyecombe Horse Show held at Brendon Stud in Brighton, West Sussex played host to one of the Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Rounds on Sunday during their Second Rounds show and it was Luke Hill who fought off his rivals to come out on...
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British Showjumping’s Team NAF announced for Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of Great Britain CSIO5* at Hickstead
July 09, 2019
The following squad has been selected to represent Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF in the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of Great Britain CSIO5*. The competition takes place between the 25th – 28th July 2019 at the All England Jumping...
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Amber Owen takes the win in the Nupafeed Supplements Senior Discovery Second Round at Ponderosa Equestrian Centre
July 09, 2019
Amber Owen from Chippenham, Wiltshire claimed her second Nupafeed Supplements Senior Discovery Second Round win this season, this time at Ponderosa Equestrian Centre in Newport, Gwent with Alison Davies’ Could Be Gold. Thirty-two combinations arrived at the Welsh show centre ready to take on course designer...
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July 08, 2019
  The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) has closely monitored the Equine Influenza outbreak from the beginning and notes the latest figures from the Animal Health Trust (AHT). There were 62 confirmed cases in June 2019 – the most in any month this year. In February, when the...
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Michelle Warnock lands the Nupafeed Supplements Senior Discovery Second Round at The Cabin Equestrian Centre
July 08, 2019
The Cabin Equestrian Centre in Inverurie, Aberdeenshire played host to another of the three Nupafeed Senior Discovery Second Rounds that were taking place across the country over the weekend and it was Michelle Warnock who made her trip a successful one with Denise Sharpe’s Harlinneke. All...
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Remy Wilson Barnes takes the top spot in the Nupafeed Supplements Senior Discovery Second Round at Bishop Burton College
July 08, 2019
Saturday saw Bishop Burton College in Beverley, East Yorkshire hold one of three Nupafeed Senior Discovery Second Rounds that were being held across the country over the weekend. Thirty-six combinations came forward to take on Course Designer Neil Foster’s twelve fence-track and compete to gain...
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Charlotte Arnold is victorious in the Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter Second Round at Dean Valley Equestrian Centre
July 08, 2019
Dean Valley Equestrian Centre in Cheshire played host to an Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter Second Round on Saturday and it was Charlotte Arnold who claimed the first Horse of the Year Show ticket. With two direct qualifying tickets up for grabs for the Equitop Myoplast Senior...
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July 08, 2019
The CSI3* Grand Prix in Mons Ghlin, Belgium saw a field of sixty combinations come forward to compete over the 1.50m course on Sunday with eleven starting combinations producing a first round clear. Guy Williams was the only competitor flying the British flag and he did...
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Olympic showjumper to be retired at Hickstead
July 05, 2019
Tripple X III, the horse who took Britain’s Ben Maher to Olympic team gold at London 2012, is to be officially retired at Hickstead. A retirement ceremony will take place shortly before the year’s Longines BHS King George V Gold Cup, a class he won in...
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Equitop Bolesworth Young Horse Championship Raises The Bar
July 05, 2019
The new Equitop Bolesworth Young Horse Championship Show looks set to provide a feast of sporting action and entertainment. With a host of high-class show jumping and equestrian sport over the five days – August 14 to 18 in the stunning grounds of Bolesworth Castle – the event will provide a fantastic...
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 British Breeding Re-Launch Equine Bridge
July 05, 2019
British Breeding Director, Rachael Holdsworth, says,  “We listened to potential buyers of young horses who told us that they would like to be able to see a range of high quality young horses and ponies in one place and who want better information about the...
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The Tim Stockdale Foundation announced as official charity for Olympia 2019
July 05, 2019
Olympia, The London International Horse Show has today proudly announced that The Tim Stockdale Foundation has been chosen as its official charity for the 2019 edition of the event, which will be held from 16-22 December 2019. The Tim Stockdale Foundation, which was founded by his...
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KEYSOE INTERNATIONAL
July 05, 2019
Teenager Jodie Hall-McAteer (pictured) left the best until last to beat her older counterparts and take the world ranking 2* Grand Prix at Keysoe International in Bedfordshire with a final round flyer on the ultra-careful Fantom. A total of forty-seven started over course-designer Kelvin Bywater’s 13-fence...
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ENTRIES now open for Horse of the Year Show
July 03, 2019
Grandstand Media Ltd are delighted to announce that entries are now open for Horse of the Year Show 2019 which will be held at the Resorts World Arena, Birmingham’s NEC from the 2nd – 6th October. Throughout the week, the show hosts a line-up of...
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Applications are now open for the BEF Young Professionals programme
July 02, 2019
Are you looking to take the next step in your equestrian career? Are you lacking confidence in conflict management, putting together contracts or understanding employment law? Whether you already have your own business or are looking to start one in the future, the BEF Young...
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Helen Tredwell lands the International Stairway at Royal Norfolk
July 01, 2019
The sixth leg of the International Stairway Series 2019 took place at the Royal Norfolk Show on Friday afternoon and it was the ultra-consistent Finmere based Helen Tredwell who triumphed once again. Twenty combinations came forward to tackle course designer Kelvin Bywater’s twelve fence-track with eight...
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July 01, 2019
The Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of Great Britain at the Longines Royal International Horse Show (23-28 July) is one of the oldest equestrian events in the world, as well as one of the biggest outdoor horse shows in the country. Showjumping highlights include the Longines...
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British Masters
July 01, 2019
Image: Anthony Condon and Zira VH Kapelhof Z with Charles Britton British-based Irishman Anthony Condon headed a thrilling, edge-of-your-seats jump-off to take the world ranking 1.45m Grand Prix with the Hales family’s Zira VH Kapelhof Z at the ninth annual British Masters in Wettenhall, Cheshire. Course-designer Raf...
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June 28, 2019
British Breeding are delighted to announce a new celebration for British breeders at the end of the 2019 season.  The British Breeding Celebration Ball will be held at Grittleton House, Wiltshire, on 9th November.  In the beautiful setting of this historic country home, the event...
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A Global Entry for Keysoe International
June 28, 2019
International showjumping returns to The College Equestrian Centre at Keysoe, Bedfordshire, from 2-4 July, with appearances from some of the sport’s biggest stars. Four-time Hickstead Derby winner William Funnell is a regular visitor to Keysoe, and he returns once again, bringing with him a formidable string...
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EARLY BIRD OFFER FOR LIVERPOOL INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW
June 27, 2019
Get your early bird tickets for Theraplate UK Liverpool International Horse Show before the offer ends!! Don't forget to use code: EARLYBIRD20! For more information go to: https://www.liverpoolhorseshow.com/
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Sam Ward clinches the British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Qualifier at The Royal Norfolk Show
June 27, 2019
The British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Qualifiers headed East yesterday to the Royal Norfolk Show. An initial field of thirty came forward with hopes of gaining one of three qualification places on offer for the British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Championship...
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Six stars of the future share the top spot in the Prestige Italia Big Star Championship Qualifier at Hickstead
June 26, 2019
The 2019 Prestige Italia Big Star Championship Qualifiers continued on Saturday with thirty-nine starters heading down to the All England Jumping Course at Hickstead during the Derby Meeting week to compete for a Championship Final place. The Prestige Italia Big Star Championship, formerly known as the...
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Bex Mason wins the Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter Second Round at Weston Lawns
June 26, 2019
Weston Lawns Equitation Centre in Bulkington, Warwickshire held one of this seasons Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter Second Round on Monday and it was Bex Mason who claimed the win. With two direct qualifying tickets on offer for the Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter Championship Final at Horse...
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Mark Edwards on flying form at the Royal Highland Show after win in the International Stairway
June 26, 2019
The fifth leg of the International Stairway Series 2019 headed North to The Royal Highland Show in Edinburgh this weekend and there was no stopping Mark Edwards from Cowbridge in South Glamorgan who clinched a back to back win on Martyn Edwards’ 9 year-old British...
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Rhys Jones scores a win in the Nupafeed Supplements Senior Discovery Second Round at Aintree International Equestrian Centre
June 25, 2019
Aintree International Equestrian Centre in Liverpool proved to be a popular choice with riders as fifty-five combinations came forward to take on Ian Clark’s track, all aiming to jump the all-important treble clear to gain a qualifying ticket to the Nupafeed Senior Discovery Championship Final...
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Jake Myers claims the Blue Chip Pony Newcomers Second Round at Bicton Arena
June 25, 2019
The Blue Chip Pony Newcomers Second Round took place on Saturday during the Pony Premier Show at Bicton Arena in Budleigh Salterton, Devon and it was Jake Myers who made the short journey and took the victory over sixty-two other starters. Each rider set out with...
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Maisie Drea triumphs in the Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round at Weston Lawns
June 25, 2019
Weston Lawns Equitation Centre in Bulkington, Warwickshire proved to be incredibly popular over the weekend, playing host to another of this year’s Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Rounds which took place on Saturday and it was Maisie Drea who fought off an enormous field...
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NEW Showjumping Masterclass announced for Horse of the Year Show 2019
June 24, 2019
  This year for Horse of the Year Show, organisers Grandstand Media Ltd are delighted to announce that a brand new Showjumping Masterclass has been given the go ahead in the timetable for the Wednesday afternoon in the Andrews Bowen International Arena. Visitors will be treated...
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 Paul Barker claims a second win in the British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Qualifier at The Royal Highland Show
June 24, 2019
The British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Qualifier headed up to Edinburgh on Friday to the Royal Highland Show. Fifty-five starting combinations came forward to take on John Bedford’s twelve fence track but it was the on-form Paul Barker who took the win. With three...
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June 24, 2019
The BEF continues to closely monitor the equine influenza outbreak and notes the latest figures from the Animal Health Trust, which reveal that the number of equine influenza outbreaks confirmed in June has now surpassed any other month since the start of 2019. As of 21 June,...
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British Showjumping’s Team NAF Children, Junior & Young Rider European Championship Squads Announced
June 24, 2019
The following squads have been selected to represent Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF in the Children, Junior & Young Rider European Championships in Zuidwolde, The Netherlands. The competition takes place between the 7th – 14th July 2019 at the Showground...
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Longines Global Champions Tour of London - Tickets Selling Fast!
June 24, 2019
Don't miss your chance to witness the world's top show jumpers in action at the Royal Hospital Chelsea this summer as the Longines Global Champions Tour of London comes to town from the 2nd - 4th August! Olympic Gold Medallist Scott Brash and Ben Maher will...
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Teenager Michael Pender wins Al Shira’aa Derby on first attempt
June 23, 2019
Teenager wins Al Shira’aa Derby on first attempt Irish rider Michael Pender won the Al Shira’aa Derby at Hickstead on Sunday (23 June), becoming the youngest ever winner in the 59-year history of this famous showjumping class. Marion Mould (1967 winner) and Michael Whitaker (1980) were both...
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London Knights Charge To GCL Ranking Lead After Breathtaking GCL Cascais Victory
June 22, 2019
The London Knights have today catapulted themselves into the overall GCL ranking lead after a phenomenal win today from Ben Maher and Explosion W and Martin Fuchs with Chaplin at GCL Cascais, Estoril. After their sublimely quick combined time today, the Knights heaped the pressure on...
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