View this post on Instagram A post shared by Emily Hamel (@hameleventing) Scrolling through Instagram over the weekend I came across this video of Emily Hamel and Corvett, a.k.a big-jumping “Barry” tackling the Leaf Pit,...» Read More!
Breeding a quality event horse capable of winning (or placing competitively, or in some cases even finishing!) a modern five-star is a feat that requires skill, creativity, bravery, and a little bit of luck. In...» Read More!
Jonelle Price and Classic Moet have become the first winners of the Avebury Trophy at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials after delivering the only clear inside the time of the day — even without a functioning...» Read More!
Last week’s Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials saw Piggy March take an emotional win aboard Vanir Kamira, which made her just the third mare to win the event — and the fourteenth horse to win both Badminton and Burghley...» Read More!
The Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials‘ core team has seen plenty of changes this year: not only is there a new director in Martyn Johnson, who’s previously been at the helm of Burgham International in Northumberland,...» Read More!
It’s nearly time for the finale of the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials as we count down to the top 29 show jumping, which will begin at 2:30 p.m. BST / 9:30 a.m. EST. This...» Read More!
There’s nothing quite like the afterglow of a great day of five-star cross-country — and if you, like us, aren’t quite ready to move on from a big, bold, brilliant Burghley yesterday, you’re in luck!...» Read More!
Just 28 horses and riders remain in the 2022 Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials field, down from a starting line-up of 52, after an exciting and influential day of cross-country saw 21 fall by the wayside and...» Read More!
We’ve waited three years for the return of the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, and its cross-country day — complete with input from brand-new course designer Derek di Grazia — has certainly lived up to all our...» Read More!
It’s been a long old time that Captain Mark Phillips has been at the helm of the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials: over the course of three stints, he’s designed more than twenty courses here across 30 years. In...» Read More!
We’ve been waiting for this moment for, well, three years to be exact as the famous “Big, Bad Burghley” makes a triumphant return to the British fixture list in 2022 following a Covid-induced hiatus. We’ve...» Read More!
It's Burghley time!! – https://t.co/nf3iZcfxyZ pic.twitter.com/Pr92BEgHtz — CrossCountryapp (@CrossCountryapp) September 2, 2022 With just over 50 entries in this year’s field, it feels like the days have been a little shorter than what I’m accustomed...» Read More!
It’s been a long time coming, but it’s here: we’re smack in the middle of Burghley week, and the biggest five-star event in the world is back with a bang, a new organising team, a...» Read More!
Yesterday, after Sarah Bullimore and Corouet produced that eye-wateringly good 22.5 to take the lead, those of us holed up in the media mixed zone wondered if we might get anything to write about today. “Surely no...» Read More!
When a rather gammy-kneed Sarah Bullimore posted a 22.5 with her tiny homebred Corouet yesterday afternoon, she threw down a gauntlet that could well have been unsurpassable — but today’s dressage got started with a serious bang...» Read More!
We’re well and truly stuck into Burghley’s 2022 renewal now, but it’s never too late to get a good breakdown of the competitors — and if you’ve already exhausted the limitless depths of our extensive...» Read More!
Welcome back to Burghley! Yesterday we were treated to a wonderful day of dressage competition, which saw Sarah Bullimore take the early lead aboard the diminutive Corouet on a score of 22.5. Breathing right down...» Read More!
View this post on Instagram A post shared by Meghan O'Donoghue (@meghan_odonoghue_eventing) With the first day of dancing in the books at Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, it’s time to take a gander around at...» Read More!
This morning’s first session of dressage brought us plenty to get excited about, with three tests sneaking below the 30 barrier and a barrage of talent to come — but it’s been the afternoon session...» Read More!
Oh, what a beautiful morning; oh, what a beautiful day – and is there anywhere in the world we’d rather be right now than ringside at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials? We think not, particularly...» Read More!
View this post on Instagram A post shared by Burghley Horse Trials (@lrbht_official) I can’t believe it’s been three years since we’ve last published these words, but here we are: it’s time for action at...» Read More!
Our friends at Horse&Hound have really been killing the video game, with news writer Lucy Elder sliding effortlessly into the role of presenter – and their latest series is no exception. Tune in as Lucy joins this...» Read More!
We’ve seldom seen such a packed house — and such a vocal crowd — at a trot-up, but a combination of sparkling sunshine and the sheer excitement of Burghley’s return pulled in a bumper crowd...» Read More!