Events

What are the benefits of affiliated eventing?

What are the benefits of affiliated eventing?

Trained stewards and technical advisers help to make British Eventing events so successful and enjoyable; find out more about them here

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How your British Eventing entry fee is spent

How your British Eventing entry fee is spent

We asked three event organisers to share their costs with us in order to work out how the average entry fee is spent. Here's what we found out...

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How to get a clear show jumping round

How to get a clear show jumping round

When it comes to show jumping, many of us find that nerves can get the better of us. So how can we overcome this and aim for that clear round?

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How does an event run?

How does an event run?

Sophie Tunnah went on a BE Access All Areas day to see first hand the dedication and hard work of organisers, their team and volunteers

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Five ways to stay part of the sport without competing

Five ways to stay part of the sport without competing

If you don't have your own horse to compete, or if competing isn't for you, there are still lots of ways you can stay part of eventing

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Do I need an FEI passport?

Do I need an FEI passport?

Aiming for international competition? You probably have a detailed training and competition schedule - but is your paperwork in order?

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Advice for your first BE80 event

Advice for your first BE80 event

BE80(T) is a great way to start eventing; we get some top tips from Linda DeMatteo, one of our regular BE80(T) coaches

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10 things you only know if you’re a BE volunteer

10 things you only know if you’re a BE volunteer

Elin Stenberg, a volunteer since 2004 when she attended her first fence judging course, gives us her insights

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3, 2, 1… Sport restart!

3, 2, 1… Sport restart!

During one of the most challenging situations in living memory, Kate Herren looks at how British Eventing Organisers helped to kickstart our sport during Covid-19

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Q&A with cross country course designer Eric Winter

Q&A with cross country course designer Eric Winter

Youth Performance Manager Darrell Scaife met Eric Winter (via Zoom) to put questions from some of the riders on the BE Youth Programmes

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How to memorise your dressage test

How to memorise your dressage test

We take a look at the different ways that we memorise information and how we can use this to help us learn (and remember) our dressage test

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Dealing with pressure

Dealing with pressure

We take a look at how the pressure of competition impacts us all differently and offer some advice on how to deal with it

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Hannah Craft’s diary: Doing the right thing

Hannah Craft’s diary: Doing the right thing

British Eventing Ambassador Hannah Craft tells us the highs and lows of her season Back in January, I...

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Training the eventer’s brain

Training the eventer’s brain

Many of us spend a lot of time focusing on the physical training of ourselves and our horses,...

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Against the odds: David Howden

Against the odds: David Howden

Establishing a new event is challenging at the best of times, but doing it in the middle of a global pandemic is something else

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