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Burnham Market International (1)

Report by Sarah Carless World class riders in action at Burnham Market World class riders descended on Burnham Market for the first of its international fixtures, with more than 600 combinations taking part over the three days of competition. The event was headlined by the CIC***, the first leg of the inaugural Shearwater Insurance Tri-Star… Read more »

BRITISH EVENTING CHARITABLE FOUNDATION IS LAUNCHED FOR 2015

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British Eventing has announced that ‘The British Eventing Charitable Foundation’ is now live and in operation, already creating funds to help develop the reach of the sport and continue the work started by the Education and Training arm of BE, which launched in 2012.   The aims of the Foundation include increasing the number and… Read more »

BRITISH EVENTING CHIEF EXEC TO STEP DOWN

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Mike Etherington-Smith to leave British Eventing Mike Etherington-Smith has announced today that he is standing down from his position as Chief Executive of British Eventing (BE) in six months’ time in order to devote more time to cross-country course designing and consultancy work. He has been in the post since 2009.   “It’s no secret… Read more »

SHROPSHIRE RIDER WINS BRITISH EVENTING CHAMPS 2014

Baileys Jump Training Series Final Moreton Morrell 2014

Newport-based Camilla Hardie was crowned the new BE100 Champion at Baileys Horse Feeds Jump Training Championships at the sun-drenched series finale at Warwickshire College’s Moreton Morrell centre on Sunday 9th March.   Camilla, who works in property and is 34 years old, dominated the Championships with her own Dutch-bred gelding, Beau Jangles IV, receiving a… Read more »

LEICESTERSHIRE RIDERS DOMINATE BAILEYS JAS, GRANTHAM

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Imogen Murray’s recent string of JAS successes continued over the weekend with two Baileys Horse Feeds Jumping and Style (JAS) wins at Arena UK (Grantham, Lincolnshire, 1st February).     The 20 year old from Willoughby Waterleys (near Market Harborough in Leicestershire) won and also took second place in the Open class with Ivar Gooden… Read more »

LOFFET’S LUCK CONTINUES AT HARTPURY

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Long-standing BE Accredited Coaches Caro Haynes and Richard Evans were on hand to judge classes and give important show jumping feed-back to the Baileys Jump Training competitors at Hartpury College yesterday (2nd February, Gloucestershire).     The first class of the day was the BE80 level JT section which was won by Bizzy Loffet riding… Read more »

NEW BE REGIONAL CO-ORDINATOR APPOINTED IN SOUTH-EAST

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British Eventing is delighted to welcome Adrian Ditcham to the new role of BE Regional Coordinator for the South East from the 1st February 2014. This new role was added to the existing team of five Regional Coordinators around the country to strengthen the support to BE Affiliated events in the South East, including Kent,… Read more »

BAILEYS JUMPING AND STYLE SEASON HAS STARTED

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Both familiar faces and new blood were out in force for the opening weekend of the 2014 Baileys Horse Feeds Jumping and Style (JAS) competitions. The popular pre-Event season series started well with high levels of entries from Members and Non-Members, all hoping to sharpen their competitive edge under the watchful eye of BE and… Read more »

NEW ORGANISING TEAM ANNOUNCED AT CHATSWORTH

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The Dodson & Horrell Chatsworth International Horse Trials (CIHT) has appointed a new organising team for 2014. Patricia Clifton, a well-established face on the international horse trials circuit, will act as director, with experienced back-up from Gail Dale as event co-ordinator.     A former competitor, Patricia is a regular British Eventing steward and FEI… Read more »