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Annabel Shields wins The Champagne Cave Winter Grades B & C Qualifier at Morris Equestrian Centre
November 20, 2018
Morris Equestrian Centre in Kilmarnock held the third of this season’s The Champagne Cave Winter Grades B & C Qualifiers and it was Annabel Shields from Crook, Durham who saw off forty other keen starters to take the win. With two tickets available for the 2019...
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Graham Babes takes the SEIB Winter Novice Qualifier win at Morris Equestrian Centre
November 20, 2018
Morris Equestrian Centre in Kilmarnock, Scotland held the third of this year’s SEIB Winter Novice Qualifiers. Sixty-seven competitors came forward to tackle Rafael Suarez’s 12-fence-track and it was Graham Babes who took the top spot. With just two qualification places on offer for this year’s Championship...
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Six new National Champions crowned at the Dodson & Horrell National Amateur & Veteran Championships 2018
November 20, 2018
The 2018 Dodson & Horrell National Amateur & Veteran Championships held at Aintree Equestrian Centre in Liverpool (13th – 18th November) came to a close Sunday evening and the Championships proved to be one of the highlights of the national showjumping calendar once again. Following...
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Results from the Dodson & Horrell National Amateur & Veteran Championships 2018
November 19, 2018
This year’s Dodson & Horrell National Amateur & Veteran Championships proved to be as popular as ever and following six jam packed days of showjumping, the 2018 Champions have now been crowned. The Championships took place at Aintree Equestrian Centre during the 13th – 18th...
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BEF Council Members backs ‘Good Employment’ initiative
November 15, 2018
Members of the British Equestrian Federation (BEF) Council have today backed an initiative created by the British Grooms Association and the Equestrian Employers Association to support those who are working in the equestrian industry. The Memorandum of Agreement aims to deliver a shared vision for the...
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Riders Selected for ‘2019 Step up to Gold’ Programme
November 15, 2018
British Showjumping, in conjunction with Sport England, are delighted to announce the next cohort of riders selected on to the ‘Step Up to Gold’ Programme which commences in 2019. Eight riders have now been selected to come forward on to the programme following on from the four...
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Tim Stockdale (12th August 1964 – 14th November 2018 )
November 14, 2018
  It is with great sorrow that British Showjumping share the sad news of the passing of former British Showjumping Olympian Tim Stockdale at the age of 54 years from Roade in Northamptonshire.  Tim’s death comes after a short battle with cancer having been diagnosed early...
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Unstoppable Ben Maher Takes Finals Win And LGCT and GCL Championship Crowns
November 11, 2018
Unstoppable and untouchable Ben Maher (GBR) crowned a season of a lifetime winning the LGCT Grand Prix final in Doha on the superstar young stallion Explosion W and was crowned the new 2018 Champion of Champions. Riding the crest of a wave the British rider was...
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Emily Moffitt & Ben Maher's team London Knights claim GCL 2018 Championship
November 10, 2018
London Knights have won the GCL Championship of 2018 after a nerve jangling final blockbuster and will fast track to the semi finals of the GCL Super Cup at the €12 million GC Playoffs next month. The stand out combination of the season Ben Maher and...
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November 08, 2018
London Knights threw down the gauntlet to their closest rivals today, executing powerful double clears in the opening round of the high pressure finals of the 2018 GCL Team Championship. Nerves were clearly on edge in the high stakes competition ahead of Saturday’s showdown to decide...
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Live streaming from the Dodson & Horrell National Amateur & Veteran Championships 2018
November 08, 2018
The Dodson & Horrell National Amateur & Veteran Championships 2018 will get underway at 8.00am on Tuesday 13th November. You will be able to watch the entire show via the live stream on British Equestrian Sport TV. The Championships are once again being held at Aintree International Equestrian...
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Member Discount on Olympia  Tickets
November 08, 2018
  Olympia, The London International Horse Show, 17th – 23rd December, combines world class Show Jumping with thrilling displays and a sprinkling of Christmas magic to make the perfect festive day out. Organisers of the Show have created a special offer for all members, book now and...
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Zachary Farnsworth from East Yorkshire is November’s NAF Shining Star
November 07, 2018
Zachary Farnsworth has been awarded the NAF Shining Star for November after showing commitment and dedication within the Yorkshire Junior Academy environment. Nine year-old Zachary from Goole, East Yorkshire was nominated by the Lead Coach for the Yorkshire Academy, Nicola McLeish. “Zachary has been an active...
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BEF Young Professional Programme welcomes second cohort of athletes
November 01, 2018
  The second cohort of riders have been inducted by British Equestrian Federation (BEF) on to the Young Professional Programme, funded by Sport England. The 12-month programme, launched in 2017, aims is to help young riders build a wider skill-set to support their personal and career development,...
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Harry Charles claims two awards at the prestigious Animal Health Trust Equestrian Awards
October 31, 2018
The annual AHT UK Equestrian Awards brought together British and equestrian royalty at this year’s event at The Dorchester, Park Lane on Wednesday 31 October. The AHT’s long standing President, HRH The Princess Royal, welcomed professional riders, trainers, leading equine vets and charity supporters to this...
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October 31, 2018
Bold Heath Equestrian Centre in Widnes, Cheshire held the final Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Second Rounds on Sunday 28th October. Competitors were competing across the 85cm and 1.05m Second Rounds hunting down the final tickets up for grabs. Qualification for the Dodson & Horrell...
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October 31, 2018
The Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Second Rounds at Anvil Park Equestrian Centre in Norwich, Norfolk saw competitors compete in the 95cm Second Rounds. Qualification for the Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Championships, held at Aintree Equestrian Centre in Liverpool during the 13th – 18th...
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Live Streaming from Bury Farm All Stars Showjumping Championships
October 30, 2018
Tune into www.britishequestriansport.tv from Thursday for the live stream of the Bury Farm All Stars Showjumping Championships. We'll be live from 9am on Thursday 1st November with the Connolly's Red Mills Senior Newcomers First Round and the show will conclude on Sunday 4th November with the National 1.30m Open. The full...
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October 29, 2018
The Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Second Rounds at Blue Ridge Equestrian Centre in Falkirk saw competitors compete across the 95cm and 1.10m Second Rounds. Qualification for the Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Championships, held at Aintree Equestrian Centre in Liverpool during the 13th –...
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October 28, 2018
It was a win for GB’s Emily Moffitt with Poden Farm’s 11 year-old bay mare Tipsy du Terral when she claimed the Gold Tour 1.45m GP earlier today. Her clear in a time of 36.15 seconds saw her take the lead in the eleven strong jump-off in...
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National Development Programme for Coaching Excellence
October 26, 2018
The National Development Programme for Coaching Excellence  (NDPCE), which started exactly three years ago, recently held two workshops which for the first time saw six equestrian disciplines come together with a total of twenty-five Coaches in attendance. The first day of the two-day workshop at Stonebridge...
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Jack Whitaker to parade at Olympia with FEI World Equestrian Games Medallists
October 25, 2018
Olympia, The London International Horse Show will welcome Team GBR’s medallists from the FEI World Equestrian Games™ (WEG) Tryon 2018 to the annual event to take part in a celebratory parade on the evening of Thursday 20 December 2018. 17-Year-Old Jack Whitaker, from Whatton, Nottinghamshire will...
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TheraPlate UK Announced as Title Sponsor of the Liverpool International CSI**** Horse Show
October 25, 2018
The Liverpool International Horse Show is delighted to announce its partnership with TheraPlate UK, who will not only be title sponsor of this fabulous 4* event but will also support the Liverpool International Grand Prix which takes place as part of the New Year’s Eve...
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October 25, 2018
Moores Farm Equestrian Centre held Dodson & Horrell 85cm and 1.05m National Amateur Second Rounds on Sunday. With qualification for the Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Championships, held at Aintree Equestrian Centre in Liverpool during the 13 – 18 November, at the forefront of everyone’s...
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October 24, 2018
Another weekend of the Dodson & Horrell Second Round series of qualifiers took place last weekend with riders securing their places in this year’s Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Championships at Aintree Equestrian Centre in Liverpool on 13 – 18 November at Muirmill Equestrian Centre...
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Voltaire Design to sponsor the Under 25 British Championship
October 24, 2018
In an exciting new alignment, British Showjumping is delighted to welcome Voltaire Design on board as the title sponsor for the Under 25 British Championship which will be hosted at Olympia, The London International Horse Show which takes place between 17 - 23 December 2018. The...
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October 23, 2018
The Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Second Rounds at Beacons Equestrian Centre saw competitors compete across the 95cm and 1.10m Second Rounds. Qualification for the Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Championships, held at Aintree Equestrian Centre in Liverpool during the 13th – 18th November 2018,...
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Pony Premier Information & Updates 2018
October 23, 2018
British Showjumping is pleased to announce the creation of two new Pony Championships which will be hosted at South View EC across the dates of 6th – 7th April 2019. The two Championship Finals will take combinations who have qualified from the Pony Newcomer and...
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Zoe Potter claims the SEIB Winter Novice Qualifier win at Addington Manor Equestrian Centre
October 23, 2018
Last Sunday evening at Addington Manor Equestrian Centre in Buckinghamshire, saw fifty-four competitors come forward to jump in the SEIB Winter Novice Qualifier and it was Nottinghamshire’s Zoe Potter who took the win.    With just two qualification places on offer for this year’s Championship Final...
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Georgia Tame lands the Winter Grand Prix win at Addington Manor Equestrian Centre
October 23, 2018
Georgia Tame from Horsham, West Sussex claimed the win in the Winter Grand Prix on Saturday 20th October at Addington Manor Equestrian Centre’s Winter Classic Show. Riding Team Z7’s 12 year-old bay gelding, Z7 Cordanos V. Georgia landed the top spot in fine style. From an initial field...
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Jake Saywell wins The Champagne Cave Winter Grades B & C Qualifier at Addington Manor Equestrian Centre
October 23, 2018
Friday the 19th of October saw Addington Manor Equestrian Centre in Buckinghamshire hold the second of The Champagne Cave Winter Grades B & C Qualifiers and it was Jake Saywell from Newark, Nottinghamshire who saw off a thirty-nine strong field to take the win. With two...
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October 23, 2018
  With the every increasing media coverage facilitating the rising awareness of the important role grooms play in their rider’s success and none more so than ever of those who supported the Team GBR riders at the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games, Tryon together with those...
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Liverpool International’s Equitop Myoplast Puissance  a Great Crowd Pleaser
October 22, 2018
  AROUND the world there’s one class that is a sure-fire winner when it comes to pleasing the crowd – the ever famous Puissance. In the electric atmosphere of the iconic Echo Arena, home to the Liverpool International Horse Show – December 28 to 31 - the...
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 25% Member Offer for Liverpool International
October 19, 2018
To Claim your 25% off all general admission tickets, enter code LIHS25 at the checkout. Celebrate your New Year in style with the whole family at the Liverpool International Horse Show with a production that will keep you at the edge of your seat all night! Running...
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Millie Allen lands Winter Grand Prix win at Aintree Equestrian Centre
October 17, 2018
Millie Allen from Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland secured a fantastic win in the Winter Grand Prix, sponsored by Equi-Trek, on Sunday 14th October at Aintree Equestrian Centre’s Winter Classic Show. On board Balou Star, a 13 year-old Balou Du Rouet sired bay stallion owned by Udo Oppermann, Millie...
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October 17, 2018
Another batch of Dodson & Horrell Second Rounds took place at Gracelands Equestrian Centre in Droitwich, Worcestershire last weekend with riders securing their places in this year’s Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Championships at Aintree Equestrian Centre in Liverpool on 13 – 18 November. Dodson &...
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BEF Statement on Regumate
October 16, 2018
In September the BHA issued a notice advising trainers to be cautious when using products containing altrenogest, which is the active ingredient in Regumate. This advice was issued as a result of reports from an Australian laboratory that trace levels of an anabolic steroid had...
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Live Streaming from Addington Manor Equestrian Centre Winter Classic Show
October 16, 2018
Tune into www.britishequestriansport.tv from Thursday for the live stream of the Addington Manor Equestrian Centre Winter Classic Show. We'll be live from 9.00am on Thursday 18th October with the Connolly's Red Mills Senior Newcomers First Round and the show will conclude on Sunday 21st October with the National 1.30m Open. The full timetable for...
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October 16, 2018
Holly Gair dominated both Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Second Round qualifiers at Alnwick Ford Equestrian Centre in Longframlington, Northumberland, taking victory in both classes to ensure qualification for the Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Championships at Aintree Equestrian Centre in Liverpool on 13 –...
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October 15, 2018
The Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Second Rounds at Parwood Equestrian Centre in Normandy, Surrey drew forty-five keen competitors to compete across the 0.95m and 1.10m Second Rounds. Qualification for the Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Championships, held at Aintree Equestrian Centre in Liverpool during...
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October 15, 2018
Chard Equestrian Centre in Crewkerne, Somerset produced worthy winners at the weekend as riders contended the Dodson & Horrell 95cm and 1.10m Second Rounds in the hope of qualifying for the Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Championships at Aintree Equestrian Centre in Liverpool on 13...
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October 15, 2018
On a wet Sunday at Aintree Equestrian Centre in Liverpool, eighty-four competitors came forward to jump in the SEIB Winter Novice Qualifier and it was Lancashire’s Allan Birch who took the win with a speedy double clear.    With just two qualification places on offer for...
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Fleur Jeffery from East Sussex is October’s NAF Shining Star
October 12, 2018
Fleur Jeffery has been awarded the NAF Shining Star for October for her cheerful and hardworking attitude along with being dedicated to furthering her knowledge within the Junior Academy environment. Twelve-year-old Fleur from Hailsham, East Sussex was nominated by Lead Coach for the Sussex Academy Judi...
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October 12, 2018
  Thursday evening saw Aintree Equestrian Centre in Liverpool hold the first of The Champagne Cave Winter Grades B & C Qualifiers and it was Katie Pytches from Loughborough, Leicestershire who saw off fifty-one keen starters to take the win. With two tickets available for the 2019...
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October 11, 2018
  Voting opens today for the Horse & Hound Awards 2018, giving equestrian fans the opportunity to recognise their heroes of the year and decide who receives these prestigious awards.  There are a number of showjumpers that have made the short-list so please do give them...
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 Qatar Hosts LGCT Finals - Tickets On Sale Now!
October 11, 2018
  Qatar will host the thrilling finals of the 2018 LGCT show jumping series and tickets for this prestigious event at AL SHAQAB are on sale now.   From the 8th - 10th November the spectacular venue in Doha will see the best athletes in the world pull...
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BGA launches Grooms Minds online resource
October 10, 2018
On World Mental Health Day, 10 October, the British Grooms Association (BGA) launches Grooms Minds online which has eight areas to support mental health including a mental wellbeing checker, self-help zone, video scripts and real life case studies. The BGA has developed these online resources in...
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Birthday Success for Jack Whitaker & Team Europe win Silver at Youth Olympic Games, Buenos Aires
October 09, 2018
Birthday Success for Jack Whitaker & Team Europe win Silver at Youth Olympic Games, Buenos Aires It was a Silver place medal position for Nottinghamshires Jack Whitaker, who was celebrating his 17th birthday today, and Team Europe at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina...
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Live Streaming from Aintree Equestrian Centre Winter Classic Show
October 09, 2018
Tune into www.britishequestriansport.tv from Wednesday for the live stream of the Aintree Equestrian Centre Winter Classic Show. We'll be live from 8.00am on Wednesday 10th October with the KBIS Insurnace Senior British Novice First Round and the show will conclude on Sunday 14th October with the Equi-Trek Winter 1.40m Grand Prix. The full timetable...
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Jack Whitaker & Team Europe lead after first day at Youth Olympic Games
October 08, 2018
  The first day of the Team jumping at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games got officially underway earlier today in Argentina. With thirty riders from thirty nations making up the delegation of showjumping athletes it was Team Europe who held joint 1st position on the...
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