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Time to relax

After a day on your feet what better way to recover than with a trip to a spa? Next time you’re visiting a BE event take a look at extending your stay with a visit to one of these four day spas.

4 months ago

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How to grow your own berries

Strawberries, raspberries and blueberries make for the perfect hamper treat or healthy lorry snack for a day eventing, and growing your own soft fruit can be simple and rewarding.

5 months ago

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Feel-good food

Exercise through eventing is great for your physical and mental wellbeing, but here we look at adding some feel-good food to your diet.

5 months ago

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Alternative stable mates

Our latest visit to Tina Cook’s yard saw us meet her horses’ two-legged stable mates – chickens! But which are the best breeds to keep and why do chickens and horses get along so well?

5 months ago

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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!

5 months 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.

5 months ago

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