events Articles

Getting started in eventing

Taking that first step into affiliated eventing is a big moment for anyone and last week Simon Blake, Chief Executive Officer of the National Union of Students, did just that. We caught up with Simon after his first BE event to see how he got on.

about 6 years ago

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Momentous mares

We take a look at some of the incredible mares that have made their mark on the sport.

about 6 years ago

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

Elin Stenberg (pictured left) has been volunteering since 2004 when she attended her first fence judging course. Elin used to work as a professional groom and wanted a way to stay connected to the sport when she stopped. Here are 10 things you'll only know if you're a BE volunteer...

about 6 years ago

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Five reasons to get involved in eventing

We spoke to some of our lovely BE volunteers to find out why they give up their time to dedicate to eventing and also their advice on what you need to bring with you for a day of volunteering.

about 6 years ago

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A classic performance

In 2015 BE Life interviewed the British breeder of Classic Moet, Elaine Hepworth, and following her incredible win at the 2018 Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials, we revisit the interview to find out about the lady who bred the fastest event horse in the world.

about 6 years ago

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Environmental eventing

It's likely that not many of us have ever stopped to really think about exactly what goes into the organisation of an event - and even less think about whether the land we're galloping over or spectating on is a designated conservation area. We take a look at some of the extra (and unusual) challenges organisers face.

over 6 years ago

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