News Archive


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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April 18, 2019
CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show welcomes the world’s best horses and athletes from 8-12 May 2019. The Show will play host to elite equestrian competition across four FEI equestrian disciplines: Showjumping, Dressage, Driving and Endurance. International CSI5* Show Jumping Current World No. 1 and winner of the...
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April 18, 2019
  British Breeding is delighted to announce the dates and plans for its 2019 British Breeding Baileys Horse Feeds Futurity evaluations. This highly regarded series for foals and young stock aims to identify talented horses that will go on to compete successfully in the future.  With...
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TICKETS TO GO ON SALE FOR UK’S LARGEST INDOOR SHOW, OLYMPIA, THE LONDON INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW
April 18, 2019
  Tickets for the annual equestrian extravaganza, Olympia, The London International Horse Show, which takes place from Monday 16-Sunday 22 December 2019, are set to go on sale in the last week of April. Priority bookers – those who attended the 2018 Show – will be...
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British Showjumping’s Team NAF announced for Longines FEI Nations Cup™ of France CSIO5*
April 16, 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 France CSIO5*. The competition takes place between the 16th – 19th May 2019 in La Baule, France. This will...
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A-List Line-Up for Magical LGCT Miami Beach
April 16, 2019
Fresh from an electric leg in Mexico City, the Longines Global Champions Tour heads to the breathtaking destination of Miami Beach, with a formidable line-up of the world’s top show jumpers vying for success on the sandy shoreline.  One of the most spectacular destinations on the...
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UNPRECEDENTED NUMBER OF NATIONAL ENTRIES ANNOUNCED FOR ROYAL WINDSOR HORSE SHOW 2019
April 16, 2019
Organisers of Royal Windsor Horse Show today announced a record-breaking number of entries for this year’s Show. Almost 3,000 entries have been received across the national Showing, Showjumping, Carriage Driving and Dressage classes. Show Director Simon Brooks-Ward commented: “It is very gratifying to see the level...
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Georgia Coe from Shropshire is April’s NAF Shining Star
April 15, 2019
Georgia Coe has been awarded the NAF Shining Star for April after showing great determination which lead Area 33 Lead Coach Hannah Jackson to nominate her for the award. Twelve year-old Georgia from Bridgnorth, Shropshire has shown tremendous commitment over the last year since joining the...
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BLUE CHIP WINTER SHOWJUMPING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019
April 15, 2019
Nicole Pavitt brought the Blue Chips Championships Gala Night to a thrilling conclusion with a spectacular jump-off round to secure victory in the Blue Chip Grand Prix on her mother Sandra’s 9-year-old mare Paris 16. Course-designer Nigel Jess’s 13-fence track asked distance and scope questions to...
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Key Currency join the British Showjumping Business Partnership
April 11, 2019
Foreign exchange specialist, Key Currency, has joined the British Showjumping Business Partnership. In doing so, Key Currency has now become an important partner in the underpinning of the performance pathway programme via the funding of the International Stairway series. Key Currency offer a trusted service on...
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Equerry Add Support to New Bolesworth Young Horse Championships
April 10, 2019
EQUERRY Horse Feeds is to sponsor the prestigious Amateur Bronze Grand Prix at the exciting new Bolesworth Young Horse Championship Show. This five day young horse showcase runs from August 14 to 18 in the stunning grounds of Bolesworth Castle and will feature 4, 5, 6...
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Ticket sales for the Longines FEI European Championships Rotterdam 2019 start today
April 10, 2019
As of today, tickets for the Longines FEI European Championships Jumping, Dressage and Para-Dressage from August 19 - 25 in Rotterdam are available at www.rotterdam2019.com. Fans of equestrian sports can purchase their tickets for their favourite discipline (jumping or dressage) online. When ordering combi-tickets or passe-partouts attractive discounts...
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Tom Francis-Jones wins the Charles Britton Equestrian Construction Winter JA Classic Championship
April 08, 2019
Fourteen Year-Old Tom Francis-Jones from Brackley, Northamptonshire landed the feature Charles Britton Equestrian Construction Winter JA Classic Championship on the smallest pony in the class in a thrilling finale at the British Showjumping Winter Pony Championships held at SouthView Equestrian Centre in Cheshire over the...
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April 08, 2019
British Showjumping is pleased to announce that the four Non-Executive Board Director vacancies have now been appointed from the 1st April 2019 as follows: Jenny Quirke – Finance Jenny has been reappointed for a second term.  A qualified accountant with over 15 years of Board level...
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April 08, 2019
  Tom Francis-Jones landed the feature Charles Britton Equestrian Construction Winter JA Classic on the smallest pony in the class in a thrilling finale at the Pony Winter Championships. The small but mighty Kiltormer Hero only stands at 138cm but there was no lack of scope or...
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Team NAF win Junior Nations Cup in Opglabbeek, Belgium this afternoon
April 07, 2019
The Junior team, under the watchful eye of Chef d’Equipe Tony Newbery, put in some outstanding performances today in the Junior Nations Cup at Sentower Park in Opglabbeek to claim the title after a two-way third round jump-off. Competing under the sponsor banner of Team NAF,...
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Team LeMieux 2nd in opening Pony Nations Cup of 2019 at Opglabbeek
April 07, 2019
It was a successful start to the season for the British Pony squad, competing under the title sponsor banner of Team LeMieux, at Sentower Park in Opglabbeek in Belgium earlier this afternoon. Eight teams came forward to contest the twelve obstacle 1.30m Nations Cup course.  The...
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BEF Responds to Equine Viral Arteritis
April 05, 2019
The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) notes the recent positive cases of Equine Viral Arteritis that have been diagnosed in 2 non-thoroughbred stallions at a premises in Dorset. The BEF will monitor this situation closely and it is important to note that there is no threat to public health. The...
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April 05, 2019
It was a superb performance by  15 year-old  Lila Bremner, daughter of Rory Bremner, from Swindon when she finished 3rd in the Pony Grand Prix at Sentower Park in Opglabbeek, Belgium this evening From a field of fifty starters there were only two combinations that managed to achieve...
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Bolesworth International Opens Its Doors to Riders
April 03, 2019
LOOKING to compete at one of the most prestigious shows in the country? This year’s Equerry Bolesworth International Horse Show comes back bigger and better than ever with a host of classes from top-level CSI4* to the Amateur Series at 1.25m and 1,15m level, and full...
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Hickstead’s most iconic class has secure future thanks to Al Shira’aa
April 02, 2019
  Al Shira’aa, the title sponsor of the Al Shira’aa Hickstead Derby Meeting, has signed a new sponsorship deal until 2022. The UAE-based company took over sponsorship of the famous Hickstead Derby in 2017, and after two very successful seasons they have agreed to...
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Amanda Derbyshire wins the Overall Leading Lady Rider at WEF
April 02, 2019
Amanda Derbyshire, originally from Leyland in Lancashire and now based with the Gochman Family in Florida, has been awarded the overall leading lady rider at the 2019 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) in Florida. The Winter Equestrian Festival was held at Palm Beach International Equestrian Centre in...
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April 01, 2019
An enjoyable four days under the Addington Equestrian team made for a successful British Showjumping Spring Championships at the popular Buckinghamshire venue. Ladies led the way in the Winter National 1.35m Championship with Helen Tredwell narrowly claiming victory over Nicole Pavitt in a tense jump-off. The thirty-four...
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