The London International Horse Show at Olympia signals a round-up of the equestrian year. This coupled with that festive feel-good factor shared amongst riders and spectators alike, makes it one of the best shows on the European circuit.   This year was no different and it further reinforced the gravitas of Olympia, which first took […]

Flying Scotsman Scott Brash wins World Cup in Verona

  Scott Brash restored British showjumping hopes after winning the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup in Verona. Riding Lady Kirkham’s Hello M’lady, the Scotsman jumped the fastest clear round in the jump off to claim the title, in a strong field including World Number one Steve Guerdat.   “This means a lot and I am […]

British Showjumping pin all their Olympic hopes on Rotterdam

Should we be worried about the state of British Showjumping?   After winning team gold in London 2012 and individual gold in Rio 2016, it seems hard to believe that Team GB have not even qualified for Tokyo 2020. After a disappointing Nations Cup Series where Britain are at the bottom of their division which […]


He has been at the top of the sport for more than 40 years but yesterday, the legendary horseman Sir Mark Todd, announced he was hanging up his boots. He has said and done this before but this time he says it will be for good.   Double Olympic champion and five-time Burghley winner, Mark […]

Horse Scout Real: Emily King

  Horse Scout catches up with eventing advocate Emily King to find out her thoughts on the UK’s most prestigious three day event – Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials.   Why is Badminton such a special event to you? I have been to Badminton nearly every year since I was young with my mum, and […]

Horse Scout Real: Joseph Murphy

  Horse Scout catches up with eventing advocate Joseph Murphy to find out his thoughts on the UK’s most prestigious three day event. Why is Badminton such a special event to you? For me Badminton is the top of the sport of Eventing . Everyone in the world wants to ride there but when you get there […]