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Rebekka Sutherland from Scotland is the latest NAF Shining Star
June 19, 2024
Rebekka Sutherland, from Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, has been awarded the latest NAF Shining Star accolade. Rebekka, a member of the British Showjumping Southwest Scotland Academy, was nominated for the award by her coach Aileen Craig. Thirteen-year-old Rebekka currently rides four ponies, two of which she competes regularly...
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‘A bond like no other’ gets set to make its mark in Paris!
June 14, 2024
With just weeks to go until the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the FEI has launched its global marketing campaign – "A bond Like no other" – honouring good horsemanship and celebrating the unique and long-lasting connection between horse and human. Created together with London-based...
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‘Team Audevard’: British Showjumping Partners with New Title Sponsor for the Senior Nations Cup Teams.
June 07, 2024
British Showjumping is excited to announce Audevard Laboratories, specialists in horse health, as the new title sponsor for the British Showjumping Senior Nations Cup Teams. This partnership marks a significant chapter for British Showjumping as we continue to pursue excellence on the international stage. As the...
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Member Notice - Head Office closure Wednesday 5th June 2024
June 05, 2024
Please be aware, the British Showjumping Head Office will be closed tomorrow afternoon from 14.30hrs for staff training. Online membership and horse registration facilities will be available during this time.
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British Showjumping Disciplinary Panel decision
June 03, 2024
At a recent hearing the Panel decided that, on the balance of probabilities, Reece Oliver did assault Mr Jones on the 15th of June 2023, at the Bolesworth International Horse Show, so was found guilty of a breach of Rules 82.1 & 82.11 Pursuant to its powers...
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St. Gallen’s Longines League of Nations™ leg cancelled due to adverse weather conditions
May 31, 2024
The third leg of the Longines League of Nations™, due to take place at St. Gallen (SUI) on Friday afternoon (31 May) has been cancelled due to adverse weather conditions.  Following a prolonged period of heavy rain in Europe over the past few days, including on-site...
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Francesca Finneran from Nottinghamshire is the latest NAF Shining Star
May 23, 2024
Francesca Finneran, from Worksop, Nottinghamshire, has been awarded the latest NAF Shining Star accolade. Francesca, a member of the British Showjumping Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Academy, was nominated for the award by her coach Joanne Burns Firth. Twelve-year-old Francesca currently has three ponies that she currently competes...
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Pony Update
May 17, 2024
As we head into the start of the Summer Pony Premier qualifiers please find some important updates below. Pony Showjumper Numbers to qualify for the Pony Showjumper class for 2024 will be:- Top 5 from the Summer Pony Premiers - combinations cannot exceed four faults in the first...
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Bolesworth International Equestrian Summer Festival, Presented By Al Shira’aa: Star-Studded Rider Line Up Announced
May 17, 2024
The anticipation is mounting as the prestigious Bolesworth International Equestrian Summer Festival, presented by Al Shira’aa, prepares to welcome a dazzling array of equestrian talent. With early entries confirming the participation of some of the biggest names in the sport, including John Whitaker, Jack Whitaker,...
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ClipMyHorse.TV Named Exclusive Broadcast Partner of Major League Show Jumping
May 09, 2024
Major League Show Jumping (MLSJ), North America’s prized team show jumping event series, has inked an exclusive broadcast deal with media partner ClipMyHorse.TV (CMH.TV) for the 2024 season. MLSJ’s ten events spanning Canada, The USA and Mexico can now be streamed live and on demand...
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NAF Bronze and Silver League Semi-Finals
April 26, 2024
New for 2024, riders who have qualified for the NAF Five Star Bronze & Silver League semi-finals will now be able to attend either semi-final instead of being allocated a semi-final. These will take place at Chard Equestrian Centre, Somerset and Northcote Stud, Lancashire on...
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Macey Dean from Hampshire is the latest NAF Shining Star
April 19, 2024
Macey Dean, from Waterlooville, Hampshire, has been awarded the latest NAF Shining Star accolade. Macey, a member of the British Showjumping Hampshire Academy, was nominated for the award by her coach Claire Read. Thirteen-year-old Macey currently has one pony that she competes – an eight-year-old gelding...
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Support the British equestrian teams in their bid for Games glory
April 11, 2024
At an evening to celebrate 75 memorable years of Badminton Horse Trials held at the De Vere Tortworth Court, British Equestrian (BEF) and the British Equestrian Federation Fund (BEFF) launched their dedicated ‘Path to Paris Prize Draw’. Featuring some fantastic prizes with more in the...
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Fields Wicker-Miurin appointed as Chair of British Equestrian
April 08, 2024
The British Equestrian (BEF) Board of Directors has appointed business leader Fields Wicker-Miurin OBE FKC as the new Chair of Great Britain’s national federation of equestrianism. She will take up the official position on 01 July 2024, following a handover period. Over a career spanning more...
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New Year, new home!  The Blue Chip Winter Show Jumping Championships will continue with their unique brand of traditions and atmosphere at Addington Equestrian Centre
April 02, 2024
The hugely popular Blue Chip Winter Show Jumping Championships moves to its new venue at Addington Equestrian Centre, Buckinghamshire, in 2024, marking its fourth home since the show’s inception at the National Equestrian Centre’s indoor arena, Stoneleigh Park, 33 years ago. Now, after being based at...
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Appointment of Independent Non-Executive Board Directors
March 28, 2024
British Showjumping are pleased to announce the appointment of three Independent Non-Executive Board Directors who will be joining the Board on the 1st April 2024. Iain Graham, CEO commented “We were really pleased with the calibre of candidates who applied for the positions of Equality, Diversity...
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POYS PREVIEW 2024
March 27, 2024
All roads for Pony and Young Riders lead to Arena UK in Grantham, for Easter week at the annual Pony of the Year Show.  Now evolved as a Youth Festival for riders and a highlight of the showjumping calendar, POYS opens its doors for four...
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Charlie Hancox from Worcestershire is February’s NAF Shining Star
March 26, 2024
Charlie Hancox, from Droitwich, Worcestershire, has been awarded February’s NAF Shining Star accolade. Charlie, a member of the British Showjumping Hereford and Worcester Academy, was nominated for the award by her coach Hannah Jackson. Eleven-year-old Charlie currently has two ponies that she competes – an eight-year-old...
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WHITAKER AND STOCKDALE TAKE TO THE KITCHEN FOR  THE GREAT ROYAL WINDSOR BAKE-OFF
March 20, 2024
With Royal Windsor Horse Show fast approaching, from 1 – 5 May, Show Ambassadors Jack Whitaker and Joseph Stockdale were tasked to a unique challenge with the Show’s appointed caterers, Mosimann’s. The two show jumpers swapped their show jackets for aprons as they took on...
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Equine Welfare
March 16, 2024
British Showjumping is liaising closely with the British Equestrian Federation and the FEI regarding the Athlete James Smith (FEI ID   10031879) who has been immediately suspended as of 16 March 2024, following equine welfare concerns relating to photos that appear to have been taken at a recent...
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Taking The Reins: Equine Carbon Calculator launched to Inspire Environmental Action
March 15, 2024
A consortium of equine organisations is rallying the industry to play a leading role in addressing the climate crisis and shaping a better future, with the launch of the first nationwide equine carbon calculator today. Pioneered by equine environmental sustainability specialists White Griffin and the Farm...
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European Equestrian Federation launches survey on at-home horse welfare
March 15, 2024
Horse welfare has always been the key priority for the EEF, and in the last months, several examples of poor horse welfare in a training environment have been exposed. The EEF has observed with dismay and has made it our highest priority to support our...
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Boost for British breeders as the Young Horse Championships move to Hickstead
March 13, 2024
British Showjumping has selected the All England Jumping Course at Hickstead as the new host venue for the British Young Horse Championships (9-12 August 2024). The show, which boasts a total prize fund of nearly £80,000, will take place on the all-weather arenas and will host...
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British Showjumping National and Academy Championships 2024
March 13, 2024
The British Showjumping National Championships (BSNC) will return to the NAEC, Stoneleigh Park for an action-packed week of Showjumping from the 6th – 11th August 2024. Senior classes will take place on the first three days: Tuesday 6th August – Thursday 8th August, with the National Children on Horses...
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Celebrating International Women's Day
March 08, 2024
On 8th March every year, International Women's Day celebrates the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women around the world. It is a day to both recognise, and be inspired by, the achievements of the women who have made, and continue to make, a difference.  This...
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Lucie Williamson from Ayrshire is the latest NAF Shining Star
March 07, 2024
Lucie Williamson, from Ayrshire, has been awarded the latest NAF Shining Star accolade. Lucie, a member of the British Showjumping Southwest Scotland Academy, was nominated for the award by her coach Aileen Craig. Thirteen-year-old Lucie currently has two ponies that she competes: Carrowbeg Suzie, a 16-year-...
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SEIB Winter Novice Qualifier Wraps Up at Addington Equestrian Centre with Alice Ellison and Georgie Strutton Claiming Last Final Spots.
March 04, 2024
At Addington Equestrian Centre, riders gathered for the SEIB Winter Novice competition, aiming to secure the last coveted spot in the final. Following an impressive first round, 22 of the starting 40 jumped the clear needed to progress to the jump off, but it was second to...
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Jennifer Billington Triumphs in the UNIBED – High Performance Equine Bedding Winter Grades B&C Qualifier, Securing Final Spot.
March 04, 2024
Addington Equestrian Centre hosted the concluding UNIBED – High Performance Equine Bedding Winter Grades B&C Qualifer this weekend, with Jennifer Billington emerging as the champion. In an exhilarating jump-off featuring eight horse and rider combinations, the top five contenders were separated by a mere 2.38 seconds....
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British Horse Foundation Free Spring Webinars
February 19, 2024
The British Horse Foundation are kicking off their Spring webinar series covering all things breeding. In preparation for the breeding season ahead whether you’re foaling down, putting your mare in foal or assessing your growing youngster – they have all the vital topics included. The webinars...
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Pony Height Certificate Update
February 16, 2024
  Important Notice: Any pony competing in the Blue Chip Pony Championships, Pony of the Year Show and the British Showjumping Pony Winter Finals, will not be required to have an updated height certificate prior to competing in 2024.      
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Redpost Equestrian announced as title sponsor for the British Showjumping Senior Foxhunter Championship Series
February 08, 2024
Prominent family-run equestrian company, Redpost Equestrian, has officially taken on the title sponsorship of the British Showjumping Senior Foxhunter Championship Series. This partnership builds upon the company’s previous sponsorship of the championship final in 2022 and 2023. Redpost Equestrian's continued support demonstrates their deep-rooted commitment...
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Enablelink take title sponsorship of the 128cm Championship Final and Series
February 06, 2024
British Showjumping is delighted to announce that, Enablelink, specialists in the acquisition, reprocessing and distribution of ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metal products, have taken title sponsorship of the 128cm Championship Series for the year 2024. This sponsorship follows Enablelink's successful collaboration with the Pony Foxhunter Championship Final last...
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British Breeding Stallion Event    highlights some of the best Showjumping Stallions available at stud in the UK for 2024
February 05, 2024
Taking place at Addington Equestrian on Saturday 10th February, kindly Sponsored by Baileys Horse Feeds and run in association with Competition Stallions Guide  Top class stallions with some of the best Showjumping pedigrees in Europe will be represented at the British Breeding Stallion Event this weekend. Bloodlines featured...
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Surprise Paris 2024 ticket releases
February 05, 2024
Of the 10 million tickets available for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, just under 8 million have already been taken up. But there will be a new ‘surprise’ series of ticket releases at regular intervals over the next few weeks and up to Games time, offering...
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KBIS British Equestrian Insurance announce continued sponsorship of  British Showjumping’s National Club Championships
January 31, 2024
British Showjumping is delighted to announce that KBIS will continue sponsoring the National Club Championships for 2024, which will take place this year on 12 – 14 August at the National Agricultural and Exhibition Centre (NAEC) in Stoneleigh, Warwickshire. KBIS has been a crucial supporter of...
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Generation Z is the focus for British Equestrian’s latest Youth Pathway Coaching seminar
January 31, 2024
British Equestrian ran its third annual Youth Pathway Coaching seminar on 29–30 January, which had ‘Coaching Generation Z’ at the heart of its programme. The seminar, which was funded by Sport England, was opened up to invited coaches nominated by their discipline and working within the...
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Ryan Page claims top spot in the SEIB Winter Novice Championship Qualifier at Aintree Equestrian Centre
January 29, 2024
Ryan Page jumped to success at Aintree Equestrian Centre with Zoe Snedker’s Curraghgraigue Q Hill, in a hotly contested SEIB Winter Novice Championship Qualifier. Sixty combinations took to the ring, where they faced Rafael Suarez's 12-fence course, to contest for their spot in the Championship...
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 Events Through a Lens Continues its Successful Partnership as the Official Creative Content Partner for British Showjumping for a Second Consecutive Year
January 25, 2024
British Showjumping are pleased to announce that renowned equestrian media agency, Events Through A Lens, will be the Official Creative Content partner for a second consecutive year. 2023 saw the team travel the country to bring our members and followers the highlights of the showjumping...
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Great Britain has eyes set on 2024 Longines League of Nations™ podium
January 22, 2024
With the inaugural season of the Longines League of Nations™ kicking off in February, over the next few weeks we will take a closer look at the 10 nations that have qualified to compete and be the first to hoist the new trophy at the...
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Increased Qualification Places Available at the British Showjumping 2024 Small Pony Premier Series
January 19, 2024
Following the cancellation of the small pony premier at Morris Equestrian Centre, scheduled for 27 – 28 January, British Showjumping is increasing the qualifying places available at the remainder of the Small Pony Premier Series of 2024. The increased qualification numbers are for the following classes: Winter...
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Longines Rankings: Ben Maher contests Henrik von Eckermann’s supremacy
January 19, 2024
The rivalry within the Longines Rankings has reached new heights with the arrival of the new year, as British rider Ben Maher (3330 points) trails closely behind Swedish rider Henrik von Eckermann (3421 points) by a margin of fewer than a hundred points. This narrow...
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British Equestrian launches Coaching Bursary to support qualifications for second year
January 19, 2024
Following a substantial level of interest in last year’s Coaching Bursary, British Equestrian is pleased to open applications for a second time. The scheme is designed to support those taking their first step in their coaching career or developing their existing coaching skills, to enable...
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Esteemed horsebox company STX-UK to sponsor the STX-UK British Pony Novice Championship and the STX-UK Pony Foxhunter Championship
January 18, 2024
Exciting news!  British Showjumping is delighted to announce respected horsebox company STX-UK, the official UK Importer for the world-renowned Stephex Horse Trucks, will be the title sponsor for the STX-UK British Pony Novice Championship and the STX-UK Pony Foxhunter Championship. STX-UK has committed to a three-year...
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Ellie Davies from North Yorkshire is the latest NAF Shining Star
January 12, 2024
Ellie Davies, from Whitby, North Yorkshire, has been awarded the latest NAF Shining Star accolade. Ellie, a member of the British Showjumping Cleveland and Durham Academy, was nominated for the award by her coach Danielle Quigley Cutter. Thirteen-year-old Ellie currently competes one pony: Kiltra Molly, a...
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Pony Measuring Update
January 05, 2024
British Showjumping is introducing new guidelines for ponies regarding Measuring Certificates for 2024. Pony Measuring Following the introduction of the FEI pony measuring system, British Showjumping has been monitoring the advantages and the opportunity to align a national measuring process that mirrors the international system. From 1st January,...
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Kelsall Hill Equestrian Centre to launch two major inaugural events in January
January 04, 2024
Preparations are well underway at Kelsall Hill Equestrian Centre as they launch two exciting major firsts in their 2024 calendar to welcome you the Kelsall Hill Winter Festival.  The event starts with their inaugural British Showjumping Winter Classic.  This is immediately followed by the beautifully-presented Cheshire...
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Pony Measuring and Competency Requirements
January 01, 2024
British Showjumping is introducing new guidelines for ponies regarding Measuring Certificates and competency requirements for 2024. Pony Measuring Following the introduction of the FEI pony measuring system, British Showjumping has been monitoring the advantages and the opportunity to align a national measuring process that mirrors the international...
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FAREWELL TO LESLEY McNAUGHT (February 1964 – December 2023)
December 30, 2023
It is with deep sadness we announce Lesley McNaught has passed away aged 59. Lesley grew up on the family farm in Hinckley, Leicestershire, and her natural gift for riding and affinity with horses was spotted at an early age. Success with a variety of ponies,...
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British Showjumping are recruiting for a Sport Team & Performance Administrator
December 23, 2023
Sport Team & Performance Administrator Permanent Contract   Job Description:   We are looking for a Sport Team & Performance Administrator to join our team at British Showjumping to provide organised and efficient support to all areas of the sport which will include: Administrative support Data entry through company systems following...
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British Showjumping Christmas Closure
December 22, 2023
British Showjumping would like to thank you for your continued support and hope you have all enjoyed your involvement with showjumping over the past year. We’d also like to send you Season’s Greetings at this festive time of year, and let you know that British Showjumping’s office...
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