Yesterdays cross country really shook the leaderboard up. This interesting course asked the horse plenty of tricky questions over some smaller fences as well as asking them to show plenty… Read More »A shake up in the Cross Country at Badminton
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Eventing is the equestrian sport made up of three phases; dressage, show jumping and cross country. Due to most horses have a prefered phase and how quickly things can go wrong during the cross country phase, you quite often see the leader board shaken up during the competition.
Eventing is usually one day, with all phases happening on that one day. However, bigger eventing competitions happen over three days with the cross country phase being longer and more testing.
Here you can find our top eventing tips, some interesting new schooling exercises plus our behind the scenes reporting at top events such as Badminton and Burghley.
It has been an exciting few days of dressage here at Badminton with Oliver Townend setting a record breaking dressage score of 19.7 with Cillnabradden Evo as the 4th horse… Read More »Oliver Townend leads Badminton after the Dressage
There were 3 ex racehorses competing in Eventing at this year’s World Equestrian Games at Tyron, USA. (1 more than I originally thought!) All 3 horses did a fantastic job,… Read More »Ex Racehorses at the World Equestrian Games
This year I have written a few posts about how I think the FEI needs to change how it responds to cases where the rider has over used the whip,… Read More »Oliver Townend ~ Clearing the air on Offical Warnings
After an extremely exciting two jumping phases at Burghley, Tim Price made it a Price 4 star double by winning Burghley Horse Trials 2018. This success comes after his wife… Read More »Double Price! Tim Price Wins Burghley 2018
With Burghley kicking off today with the dressage, you may have noticed that my list of 3 ex racehorses competing has dropped to one. Ben Way and Galley Light are… Read More »Swapping Burghley for the World Equestrian Games