If you don’t have your own horse, there are many other ways to get involved in eventing, from grassroots to elite competition. Though the season is over for 2023, why not have a think about some of the below ideas for 2024?
You can keep up the excitement of eventing throughout the winter with the winter series. This fun competition comprises of two opportunities – Arena Eventing, which combines show jumping and cross country fences on a surface, and Harry Hall One Club ACE – Anyone Can Event, an Arena style eventing competition designed to appeal to riders of all ages and experience. Both these competition formats are open to members and non-members of BE.
One of the many reasons British Eventing events are so successful and enjoyable is the services of a trained BE Steward and a BE Technical Adviser. Find out more about them here.
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!
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.