We know eventing is the perfect sport for all ages, but as it’s National School Sport Week (25-29 June 2018) we caught up with some young event riders to find out how their school supports their sport. First up is Xanthe De Wesselow, who goes to Queen Margaret's.
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.
Each year, riders raise their game when it comes to fashion in the First Horse Inspection at the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials, and 2018 was no exception. We pick out some of our favourite looks from the runway.
“All he had to do was keep walking and get his toes wet. But, horses being horses, that would have been too simple.”
With the first two Scottish events cancelled, Sarah and Hugo had a go at a show jumping competition and ended up going swimming in the snow!