Francis Whittington is a leading British event rider and BE accredited trainer. He has a strong string of horses this season – his current top rides include the 10 year old Evento, who is contesting...» Read More!
What are top international eventers hoping to find beneath this Christmas trees this morning? And what are their wishes for the upcoming year? We asked! New Zealand’s Clarke Johnstone EN: What are you wishing for...» Read More!
It had been raining all day, and although an amazing time was had watching students learning and laughing with their horses, we were soaked to the bone and looking forward to a hot meal at...» Read More!
For the cross-country portion of the Francis Whittington eventing clinic, a large group trailer-pooled down to St. Matthews, South Carolina, to Gibbes Farm, a cross-country paradise with more than 150 jumps of all types and...» Read More!
#Whereswhittington? British four-star event rider Francis Whittington recently traveled to Kelsey Briggs’ farm in Fort Mill, South Carolina, to teach three days of private dressage lessons...» Read More!
Francis Whittington picked up his biggest win to date yesterday in the CCI3* at Blenheim. Riding Easy Target, Francis jumped an easy clear round to secure the win over leader after cross country William Fox-Pitt....» Read More!
We celebrated Andrew Nicholson’s Burghley win last week with a commemorative #NicholsonOnTwitter post, and we’ve decided to do the same for Francis Whittington since he, too, has his own hashtag. Which brings me to my...» Read More!
You all did exceptionally well this week for how challenging we thought the mystery rider was. Our featured rider today is none other than the UK’s Francis Whittington. Thanks for playing! We have some special...» Read More!
After initially decided to dial down his four-star mount’s competition schedule last year, UK rider Francis Whittington has decided to fully retire Sir Percival III. After Pau last year, Francis decided to continue competing “Percy,”...» Read More!
Francis Whittington rode two horses around cross-country at Blenheim CCI3*, Fernhill Highlight, shown here in the helmet cam picked up an unfortunate runout in the main arena. He went clear, however, on his second horse...» Read More!