A groundbreaking research project into how horses see is shaping our sport, from the colours we use on fences and the way courses are designed. So, what do horses see and how does this affect their behavior?
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.
There's no doubt that part of eventing's appeal is the stunning places where competitions are held. Not only can spectators enjoy days of high-octane horsey action, but you can browse tradestands full of goodies and a fantastic social scene, all against the backdrop of some of the UK's most impressive country estates. Here are a few things you might not know about some of the spectacular venues.