The Horse & Hound Podcast 68: Emily Moffitt, dressage Euros review, plus latest news and *new mini series* Charlie Unwin

In our 68th weekly episode of The Horse & Hound Podcast, our podcast host Pippa Roome talks to British showjumper Emily Moffitt about representing Britain at her first championships with her top ride Winning Good. H&H’s dressage editor Polly Bryan and dressage Euros reporter Gemma Redrup discuss the top-class sport in Hagen, before Pippa catches up with H&H’s news team to talk about trailer test changes and a powerful video released World Suicide Prevention Day. Finally, we begin a new advice mini series with mental coach Charlie Unwin, who kicks off by talking about managing your inner game. Let us know what you think…

Emily Moffitt: Ben Maher trains the up-and-coming British rider, pictured here on Winning Good
Emily Moffitt and Winning Good at the 2021 European Championships.

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High emotions and an elimination: today’s key stories from the European Dressage Championships

European Dressage championships Jessica von Bredow-Werndl
Jessica von Bredow-Werndl exits the ring after her freestyle at the European Dressage Championships

The final day of competition is complete at the senior European Dressage Championships at Hagen, in Germany, and the freestyle proved to be a real thriller with moments that moved the crowd and brought goosebumps to those watching on as some of the world’s best competed for a place on the podium. European Dressage Championships: day […]

H&H’s Hagen Europeans rider of the day: Lucy Jane Amy – meet the young British talent who turned her showjumper into a grand prix dressage horse

European Dressage Championships Lucy Jane Amy riding Rudy during the Inter II - U25 Team Competition of the Dressage European Championship held at Hagen A.T.W near Osnabrück in Germany between the 7-12th September 2021
Lucy Jane Amy riding Rudy at the under-25 European Championships at Hagen.

Twenty-four-year-old British rider Lucy Jane Amy has had a slightly unconventional path to becoming a grand prix dressage competitor. Yet this week, she is competing in the under-25 European Championships in Hagen, Germany, which has been running alongside the senior European Dressage Championships too. Lucy is riding Richard Amy’s Rudy, who didn’t start life as […]

‘We were really trying for everything today’: Charlotte Dujardin and Gio bring home Europeans freestyle bronze medal

Charlotte Dujardin waves to the crowds after her bronze medal-winning freestyle at the European Dressage Championships
Charlotte Dujardin (GBR) riding Gio during the Grand Prix Freestyle – Individual Competition of the Dressage European Championship held at Hagen A.T.W near Osnabrück in Germany between the 7-12th September 2021

Britain’s Charlotte Dujardin and her own, Renai Hart and Carl Hester’s 10-year-old Apache gelding, Gio, gave it everything they had in the European Dressage Championships freestyle in Hagen, Germany this afternoon (11 September). The pair scored 87.246% to secure a bronze medal against an incredibly competitive field. “I’m delighted with him – he tried his heart out […]