News

 
May 16, 2019
  The Pony Premier Show, which was due to run at Weston Lawns Equestrian Centre between the 25 – 27 May, has now been relocated to SouthView Competition & Training Centre in Cheshire. British Showjumping apologise for the delay in confirming where the relocated show will be...
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May 15, 2019
The FEI is warning the equestrian community about synephrine, which is a Banned Substance listed on the Equine Prohibited Substances List. A high number of samples taken from horses under the Equine Anti-Doping and Controlled Medication Programme have tested positive for the substance. Investigations into the...
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'MEMBER DISCOUNT' TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR OLYMPIA, THE LONDON INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW
April 25, 2019
  Tickets for the annual equestrian extravaganza, Olympia, The London International Horse Show, which takes place from Monday 16-Sunday 22 December 2019 and British Showjumping members have kindly been offered a 30% discount for some of the performances. The Show typically welcomes over 90,000 spectators across the...
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April 15, 2019
The National Development Programme for Coaching Excellence 2018/19, supported by Sport England funding, came to its conclusion on Thursday and Friday 5th April. The final 2 days, which were held at Washbrook Farm, Aston le Walls, saw the coaches take to the arena in the wind...
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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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EEA Advises Employers to be Prepared
March 27, 2019
  With the average grooms salary increasing by up to £988 per year as the National Minimum Wage (NMW) increases on April 1 2019, the Equestrian Employers Association (EEA) is advising all employers to be prepared. Based on an employee working 50 hours a week and being...
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Exciting Plans Announced for the Bolesworth Young Horse Championship Show
March 26, 2019
  PLANS are well underway for this year’s Bolesworth Young Horse Championship Show which will be held in Cheshire for the first time. Incorporating British Showjumping’s Young Horse Championship Show the event will take place at Bolesworth Castle near Tattenhall, Chester at the home of the Equerry Bolesworth...
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