With time at a premium, it can be difficult to find the time to get out hacking, but it’s worth the effort for both horse and rider, as Jonathan Chapman explains.
Eventing keeps us busy, whether it's combining competing with a full-time job, running a yard or horses, spectating or volunteering, more of us crave the time and space – however small – to kick back and relax at the end of the day.
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.
If you eat, sleep and breath eventing, booking a holiday is a rare occurrence. However, if there is the luxury of a free weekend or a week without eventing, would your pet take the trip with you? We take a look at some of the companies helping the whole family on a happy holiday.