Horse Scout Real: Yazmin Pinchen

Horse Scout Real: Yazmin Pinchen In our first edition of “Horse Scout Real”, Horse Scout Advocate Yazmin Pinchen reveals the trials and joys of motherhood; her Olympic dreams and the reasons why she would never date a showjumper.   At the age of 24, Yazmin Pinchen has achieved more than many women double her age. By […]


Camilla Henderson

Camilla Henderson Want to reach your potential and control nerves but not sure where to start?   For any rider interested in improving their focus, confidence, mental attitude and sporting performance, there is a series interesting workshops available in the south, which start on Tuesday 17th April. The theme is “Developing Your Peak Performance- The […]


“It’s unjumpable!”: Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Course Preview

“It’s unjumpable!”: Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Course Preview “I want to challenge the relationship between horse and rider, it is about knowing your horse and having that trust” says Badminton Course Designer Eric Winter. We happen to be stood on the landing side of the jump into Badminton’s iconic fence “The Lake” which is a drop […]


The Alborada Well Foal Study

Horse Scouts’ profiled veterinary practice Pinkham Equine is participating in an new research project in conjunction with researchers at the University of Surrey. The “Alborada Well Foal Study” is one of the largest equine projects of its kind. It’s aim is to investigate and characterise foal gut bacterial populations and their role in the development […]


The Billy Way

William Funnell in the hot seat: how to select a young show-jumper and the state of the British market The world renowned Billy Stud operation started 22 years ago. It has subsequently produced a great number of notable showjumpers and eventers with the Billy prefix. The Billy Stud was the brainchild of William and Pippa […]


Grafenstolz- A Master of all Trades

  He’s dark, handsome, elegant and has talent in abundance. If you ever see him in the flesh or watch him in action, he would undoubtedly make an impression on you. The Trakehner stallion Grafenstolz, is certainly proving hot property in the breeding world right now and he is just one of the many, first […]

Queen at Windsor

A right Royal affair

A right Royal affair Royal Windsor Horse Show, 9-13th May 2018 With Prince Harry getting married and Zara Tindall and Kate Middleton expecting, the Royal family are giving us plenty to celebrate and feel patriotic about.   Another Royal occasion of note is the 75th edition of the Royal Windsor Horse Show, held in the […]



TODD TALK: MAKING A MARK ON BADMINTON MITSUBISHI MOTORS BADMINTON HORSE TRIALS Wed 2nd May- Sunday 6th May 2018 #MMBHT Winning Badminton is the stuff of dreams for any event rider. So when Sir Mark Todd claimed the title on his first attempt in 1980, it was one of the greatest sporting achievements of any […]

Oliver Townend

Bring on the Great: a showcase of the world’s best at Badminton

Bring on the Great: a showcase of the world’s best at Badminton If you want to see the finest display of eventing horses and riders on the planet, this year’s Mitsubishi Motors Badminton entry list is nothing short of epic. We are thrilled to see that the field will be well represented by the Horse […]

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Meet the Cinderella of the Polo World

  You could say British polo player Hazel Jackson has the world at her feet. The 27 year old  is ranked equal second in the World amongst her female counterparts. She is rated with a nine goal handicap for Ladies and two goal handicap in mixed polo. She has also captained the British Ladies polo […]