Watch Jonty Evans at Hartpury College, where he shared his secrets of horse management, including his feeding routine.
Ever wondered what it's like to groom for one of the world's most decorated event riders? Johanna Ward shares what it is like to groom for Andrew Nicholson.
Jonty Evans has been eventing internationally for more than 20 years. BETV caught up with him at Hartpury College’s Rider Performance Centre, where he has been using the facilities to improve his posture as a rider. BE Accredited Coach Lizzel Winter was on-hand to share her advice.
Jonty Evans has been eventing internationally for more than 20 years. He was individually ninth at the 2016 Rio Olympics on Cooley Rorkes Drift and faced losing the horse this year as the owner looked to sell. Incredibly, Jonty managed to secure the £500,000 needed to buy the horse via crowd funding. BE caught up with him at Hartpury College to find out more about his amazing journey with Cooley Rorkes Drift.
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.
The off-season is the best time to give your horse an all-over health check - an 'MOT'. Here are some basic areas to take a look at to make sure your four-legged friend is fit and ready for the next season.