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Household Cavalry at Royal Hospital Chelsea for LGCT London Spectacular
July 17, 2018
The spectacular Household Cavalry Musical Ride will be a star attraction at the Longines Global Champions Tour of London next month at the historic venue of Royal Hospital Chelsea. Three performances of the Household Cavalry Musical Ride will complement an exhilirating weekend of top-level show jumping,...
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Harry Charles is the new Young Rider European Champion
July 15, 2018
Harry Charles capped a fantastic European Championships when he won the Young Rider Individual Gold medal this afternoon in Fontainebleau, France. Having already done Great Britain proud on Friday as part of the Gold medal winning Young Rider Team, Harry produced two immaculate rounds today...
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Oliver Fletcher scoops Junior Individual Silver at European Championships
July 15, 2018
Oliver Fletcher enjoyed another successful day at the Children, Junior and Young Rider Championships in Fontainebleau, France when he scooped the Individual Silver medal this morning, adding to the Team Silver that was won just two days ago. Oliver was competing as part of the...
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Ben Maher & London Knights strengthen hold on GCL  Ranking after magical third win in Chantilly
July 14, 2018
Gallant Knights Strengthen Hold on GCL Ranking After Magical Third Win in Chantilly   London Knights have secured a sensational third win of the season, after a knife-edge finish saw Ben Maher with Explosion W and Nicola Philippaerts with H&M Chilli Willi take the top step...
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Team NAF Young Riders crowned European Champions
July 13, 2018
The British Young Rider Team, riding under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF, did Great Britain proud this afternoon by winning Team Gold at the Young Rider European Championships in Fontainebleau, France. Going into the competition as the current Young Rider Champions it was...
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Team NAF Juniors win European Team Silver
July 13, 2018
This afternoon saw Great Britain’s Junior Team, who ride under the title sponsorship of Team NAF, win Silver at the Junior European Championships in Fontainebleau, France. This brought to a close a terrific three days of jumping for the riders aged between 15 – 17...
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July 11, 2018
The British Showjumping National 128cm Championship, which is contested at their National Championships at Stoneleigh in August, is this year offering three qualifying tickets to the Horse of the Year Show 128cm Championship. This is a change for 2018 only and has been implemented to allow...
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The FEI World Equestrian Games™ Tryon 2018 countdown is underway!
July 11, 2018
 There's no event quite like it! The FEI World Equestrian Games™ is the pinnacle of equestrian sport and today marks two months to go to the opening ceremony for Tryon 2018!  With an anticipated 1,000 athletes, 1,500 horses and 500,000 spectators from more than 70 countries...
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Jamie Gornall and Carsten land victory in the International Stairway at Great Yorkshire Show
July 11, 2018
Local rider Jamie Gornall was foot-perfect in the main arena of beautiful, brilliant-green turf at the prestigious Great Yorkshire Show to take victory in the seventh leg of the British Showjumping Business Partnership International Stairway with Carsten. Only three clears materialised in round one over course-designer...
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July 11, 2018
The British Equestrian Federation has today confirmed that British Eventing Chief Executive, David Holmes, will be the Chef de Mission for Great Britain at the upcoming World Equestrian Games in Tryon, North Carolina, USA (11-23 September 2018). With previous experience in this role at a WEG,...
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British Showjumping’s Team NAF announced for Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of Great Britain CSIO5*
July 10, 2018
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 26th – 29th July 2018 at the All England Jumping...
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July 09, 2018
Haddon Training Ltd, in conjunction with British Showjumping, are proud to offer a brand new Diploma in Sporting Excellence Study programme (DiSE)(BS). This programme is designed to give young people, who have left school and are under 19 years, the opportunity to work towards nationally...
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July 09, 2018
It was a 2nd place finish for Emma Stoker from County Durham over the weekend in the CSI3* 1.50m Grand Prix in Knokke, Belgium. Riding Robert Young’s 13 year-old mare Townhead Tallulah V she delivered a foot-perfect double clear in a time of 43.16 seconds to...
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Ben Maher scores a hat-trick with spectacular 3rd LGCT win in Paris
July 08, 2018
Ben Maher (GBR) has secured a hat-trick of wins so far in the Longines Global Champions Tour - Longines Paris Eiffel Jumping, adding tonight’s thrilling jump-off class to his list of successes in the French capital city.   As the British National Anthem rang out...
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Live Streaming from the Pony Premier Show at Bishop Burton College
July 06, 2018
Tune into www.britishequestriansport.tv this weekend for the live stream of the Pony Premier Show at Bishop Burton College. We'll be live from 9am tomorrow morning (Saturday 7th July) with a Junior 1.15m Open and the show will conclude on Sunday 8th July with a Horse of the Year...
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Amendment to British Showjumping’s Team NAF Junior European Championship Squad
July 06, 2018
An amendment to the squad of five riders heading out to represent Great Britain under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF in the Junior European Championships in Fontainebleau, France between the 8th – 15th July 2018 at the Stade Equestre du Grand Parquet has...
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July 05, 2018
Hickstead-based Irishman Shane Breen left the best until last at a busy, sizzling hot Keysoe to claim both the feature 2* grand prix and concluding 1.35m.  The man was on form, the victory double came just a week after the biggest career win – the...
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Live Streaming from the Keysoe International CSI**
July 02, 2018
We have more live streaming coming your way, this time from the Keysoe International CSI**! The live stream will kick off at 8am on Tuesday 3rd July with a YH1* 5 year-old Table A and will conclude on Thursday 5th July with the CSI2* 1.35m. The full...
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Charles Britton Equestrian Construction Winter JA Classic Final
July 02, 2018
Nicole Lockhead Anderson not only produced the fastest time but secured victory in the Charles Britton Equestrian Construction Winter JA Classic Final with the sole double clear on the impressive Gangnam Style II. “He is amazing and it is so nice to win on one who...
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British Masters International CSI2* at South View Equestrian Centre 2018
July 02, 2018
Three years after his first victory, local Cheshire man Keith Shore landed the World Ranking 2* Grand Prix to be crowned British Masters Champion with Betty Brandon’s Mystic Hurricane on the final day at Wettenhall. Forty-four tackled course-designer Mark McGowan’s 13-fence track where a restrictive time...
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July 01, 2018
It was a hard fought for Grand Prix title earlier this afternoon by the field of fourteen combinations that came forward in Knokke, Belgium earlier this afternoon. From the initial field of forty-four starters it was just the fourteen that managed to achieve a first round clear with...
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Whitaker 1-2 in LGCT Monaco Showdown
June 29, 2018
It was a battle of the Whitaker brothers this afternoon in Monaco, with Michael reigning supreme in today’s CSI5* Trophée Casino de Monte-Carlo class, finishing just tenths of a second ahead of brother John. In an edge of the seat jump-off, Michael Whitaker (GBR) piloted his...
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GB Veterans Win European Championships Team Gold
June 29, 2018
The British Veteran Team, riding under the title sponsor banner of Team NAF, won Gold earlier this evening at the Veteran European Championships in Dagobertshausen in Germany. The team consisting of Derek Morton from Stone, Staffordshire with KBS High Quality, a 7 year-old bay gelding owned by Zoe...
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June 29, 2018
Sony Award nominated best mates, Ollie Gallant and Si Alexander will be broadcasting their breakfast show live from the British Showjumping National Championships (BSNC) and Stoneleigh Horse Show (SHS) on Saturday 11th August. Taking place at the NAEC Stoneleigh, Warwickshire from 7th – 12th August,...
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BEF invites applications for second Young Professional Programme
June 29, 2018
The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) is inviting applications for the second cohort of its Young Professional Programme. The 12 month programme is made up of eight workshops and covers a range of areas including business management, business operations, media awareness, personal development and career enhancement. Funded by...
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Get Ready for the 2018 British Masters International CSI2* at South View Equestrian Centre
June 28, 2018
The summer showjumping season is now well underway and tomorrow will see the eighth British Masters International CSI2* get started at SouthView Equestrian Centre. Over the three days of competition, the show will bring together international riders from all over the world to contest in...
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Will Funnell and home bred Billy Buckingham win Al Shira'aa Hickstead Derby
June 24, 2018
Britain’s William Funnell joined an illustrious group of four-time winners when claiming the Al Shira’aa Derby today at Hickstead. Riding the homebred 10-year-old Billy Buckingham, William was one of just two riders to go clear in the first round, meaning he had to jump-off for honours...
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