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Visit the UK’s historic houses

A trip to an historic house is a favourite activity for millions of people in the UK, especially eventing fans, who are lucky enough to visit many of the country’s most impressive estates to watch our sport. Here’s a quick round-up of some of the best places to step back in time and some nearby events to make a weekend of it!

4 days ago

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How to take great photos at events

There’s no doubt that eventing takes us to some of the most beautiful spots in the UK and the sporting action is full of ‘Kodak moments’. Here are a few pointers to make sure your eventing snaps do the day justice, with advice from equestrian photographer Kit Houghton.

8 days ago

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12 tips to keep your horse hydrated

Equine vet Katie Brickman shares her helpful hints to keep your horse hydrated this summer.

10 days ago

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The fitness benefits of horse riding

How many times have you heard ‘horse riding isn’t exercise, the horse does all the work’? Almost anyone who has ever sat on a horse could tell you this is not true, so we took a look at some of the data from BE Head Office staff from their own Fitbits to see exactly what exercise you are getting and the benefits eventing can have on your fitness.

11 days ago

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Stepping up to one star

For many riders competing in the entry levels of BE, moving up and taking on a one star is a big goal, so we've taken a look at some of the key things to know if you are planning to compete in a one star this season.

14 days ago

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Britain’s best beaches

It is hot, hot, hot, so the seaside is the place to be. Here’s our guide to some of the UK’s best beaches – and why not check out the nearby beaches that allow horse riding while you’re there?

14 days ago

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