Up-and-coming Danish rider Cathrine Dufour has beaten the world’s best to win the opening leg of the FEI World Cup Dressage 2017/2018 series on home turf in Herning.
The flat racing season draws to a close this weekend (21 October) with the QIPCO British Champions Day at Ascot.
With winter closing in, what better way to spend your evenings than learning how to take better care of your horse?
Trying to decide what rug to use, and how to take care of them is always difficult – so we spoke to Michelle Burkey from FALPO to find out more.
As the days get shorter and winter closes thank goodness there are a few things to look forward to… Like Christmas… steaming mugs of hot chocolate… and the Longines FEI World Cup Jumping season.
Nigel Coupe has won the Leading Showjumper of the Year Grand Prix at HOYS, riding a former working hunter.
Padraic Judge has won the Naylors Equestrian Puissance on his HOYS debut, clearing the famous red wall at 2.14 metres high (7ft).
There was a thrilling three-way tie in the Five Fence Challenge at HOYS with Holly Smith, Helen Tredwell and Shane Breen taking the top prize.
Matt Sampson has added his name to the British Showjumping hall of fame, winning the Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter Championship at HOYS.
Day one of Horse of the Year show got off to a flying start with Chloe Winchester winning the Talent Seekers.