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BADMINTON CROSS COUNTRY… REVISITING THE PAST

  Welcome to the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials  Wed 1st- Sun 5th May 2019   This week Horse Scout got a sneak peek at the cross-country course for the 70thedition of Badminton Horse Trials. “It feels like something we might have seen 25 years ago” was how Hugh Thomas described it. Big open ditches, making […]



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TEARS AND BEERS AT CHELTENHAM

  Magners Cheltenham Festival Roundup The Cheltenham Festival never fails to throw up emotion tales but this year set a precedent in the “weep stakes”. The magnificent Al Boum, provided Irish trainer Willie Mullins with a first victory in the G1 Magners Cheltenham Gold Cup. Mullins who is the Festival’s most successful trainer with 65 […]


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FEMALE FOCUS AT THE FESTIVAL

    We are proud of the fact that Horse Scout is an enterprise run by women. We not only love what we do both in business and in our equestrian pursuits, but we have never seen our gender as a limitation. So you could say that for us, every day is International Women’s Day. […]


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THE CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL- WHO, HOW AND WHY YOU SHOULD WATCH IT THIS YEAR.

Tuesday 12th - Friday 15th March    £100,000,000- the economic impact of The Festival on the local community each year. 262,637 people attended over four days last year £4.59 million in prize money 40,000 hospitality guests 100 helicopter movements per day 45,000 bread rolls eaten 265,000 pints of Guinness served 120,000 bottles of wine consumed 45,000  afternoon […]


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HORSE SCOUT REAL: YAZMIN PINCHEN- riding the storm of life and circumstance

  Once the starlet of the British showjumping, Yazmin Pinchen has ridden the storm of life that took her from regular team appearances, a string of exciting horses to the doldrums of losing her funding, her yard, and her family. She talks to Horse Scout about falling from hero to zero and most importantly, her […]


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Jessica Springsteen wins Leading Lady Award at the Winter Equestrian Festival

In the seventh week of the Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) in Wellington, Florida, Jessica Springsteen was named the Martha Jolicoeur Leading Lady Rider Award. The prize was awarded on Saturday, February 23, during CSI5* week of WEF, where she was presented with champagne, flowers and a shopping spree at Hunt Ltd. What more could a […]


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POLO POWERHOUSE MALCOLM BORWICK ANNOUNCED AS HORSE SCOUT POLO AMBASSADOR

  We are excited to welcome professional polo player and global ambassador Malcolm Borwick to the Horse Scout network. With over 50 caps for the England team to his name and player contracts for teams in USA, Argentina, South Africa, Spain, France as well as the UK, his life and career has been a richly […]


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Mexican Young Guns take Nations Cup glory

    In any sport when the underdog wins, it makes for great entertainment. So when the Mexican team took a decisive victory in the very first leg of the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup in Wellington, Florida the press conference was a joyous affair.   The youthful foursome fought off some of the world’s […]