Zara Tindall joins top names heading to US for new five-star event

British eventing team: Aachen 2021 contenders Zara Tindall and Class Affair
Zara Tindall and Class Affair competing at Wellington.

Zara Tindall joins the list of top riders from Britain and across the world at the first Maryland 5 Star at Fair Hill, US, this month (14-17 October). The 2006 world champion and London 2012 Olympic team silver medallist will contest the world’s newest CCI5* on Class Affair, alongside her compatriots Oliver Townend, on his […]

Horse written off by vets wins CCI3*-S at South of England (2)

A Frenchman takes his first international victory on a horse who was written off by vets, while a promising seven-year-old claims a two-star in his first season eventing at South of England (2), Sussex

Gaspard Maksud riding Spirit's Gemini at South of England Horse Trials

GASPARD MAKSUD took his first-ever international win in the South Eastern Equestrian Services Ltd CCI3*-S at South of England (2), on a horse who was written off by vets three years ago. Now eight, Anita Fergusson-Cunningham’s Spirit’s Gemini finished on his dressage score of 33.3, less than half a penalty in front of Tarka Abraham […]

Joint medication and ulcer signs: top vets’ views on potentially controversial equine health topics

vet watching a horse trot up in a lameness work up / examination

PUBLIC perception of joint injections and signs of “ulcers” being caused by other pain have been discussed, as potentially controversial equestrian issues. At the British Equine Veterinary Association 2021 congress (5–7 September), experts gave presentations on a huge range of topics. One, Controversies Among Us, also covered whether there is any evidence to support the […]

British Olympic gold medallists head line-up for world’s newest five-star event

How to watch the Kentucky Three-Day Event 2021: Oliver Townend and Cooley Master Class at Kentucky 2018
Oliver Townend and Cooley Master Class at Kentucky 2018.

British Olympic gold medal-winner Oliver Townend tops a list of stellar names due to compete at the world’s newest CCI5* event. Oliver and Cooley Master Class with whom he won the Kentucky Three-Day Event in 2018 and 2019, will be joined at the Maryland 5 Star at Fair Hill by top British and British-based riders, […]