Two cross-country course changes made at Bicton Horse Trials *H&H Plus*

Find out what alterations have been made to the four-star courses at Bicton

Two tweaks have been made to the cross-country course at Bicton Horse Trials, supported by Chedington. The changes do not alter the challenge if riders take the direct routes, but they offer an alternative at two fences on the Chedington CCI4*-L track and one fence on the Chedington CCI4*-S course. The HTSG complex late on […]

‘The dynasty goes on’: tiny eventing mare Little Tiger’s incredible – and growing – family *H&H Plus*

Find out the fascinating story of the dynasty of horses started by Little Tiger, the 14.3hh mare who successfully competed at Badminton and Burghley

Little Tiger at Badminton 2010
Phoebe Buckley and Little Tiger at Badminton 2010.

Do you remember Little Tiger, the 14.3hh mare who impressed at Badminton and Burghley? Find out all about her offspring and grandchildren

Nicola Wilson, Laura Collett and Yasmin Ingham lead at the end of Bicton dressage

Bicton Horse Trials dressage: Kitty King and Cristal Fontaine
Kitty King and Cristal Fontaine perform their dressage at Bicton in June 2021.

Nicola Wilson sits at the head of affairs in the Bicton Horse Trials dressage for the CCI4*-L after the first few days of the Chedington-supported event. She scored 28.7 this morning on JL Dublin. Laura Collett has taken second place in the Chedington CCI4*-L with the experienced Mr Bass, 0.5 of a penalty behind Nicola. […]

William Fox-Pitt in the placings in Bicton CCI4*-L dressage as another British Olympian withdraws from top 10 *H&H Plus*

Find out what William Fox-Pitt said about his test – and why another British Olympian withdrew after a test that put her in the top 10

Bicton Horse Trials dressage: William Fox-Pitt and Grafennacht
William Fox-Pitt and Grafennacht at Bicton in June 2021.

William Fox-Pitt’s test on nine-year-old Graffenacht in the Bicton Horse Trials dressage was one of the best of the afternoon performances in the CCI4*-L. It earned him 30.4 for 11th overnight, at this event supported by Chedington. More from Bicton:

Pippa Funnell best of the afternoon in Bicton CCI4*-S on 2019 Burghley winner MGH Grafton Street *H&H Plus*

Find out what Pippa Funnell said after her test on the 2019 Burghley winner MGH Grafton Street

Bicton Horse Trials dressage: Pippa Funnell and MGH Grafton Street
Pippa Funnell and MGH Grafton Street in the dressage at Bicton in June 2021.

Pippa Funnell has put in the best Bicton Horse Trials dressage test of the afternoon so far to slot into 12th in the CCI4*-S at this event supported by Chedington. Riding Jane and Jonathan Clarke’s 2019 Burghley Horse Trials winner MGH Grafton Street, Pippa scored 25.9 in this highly competitive Chedington-sponsored section. More from Bicton:

Alex Hua Tian puts another horse in Bicton CCI4*-S top three: ‘He really wants to do it’ *H&H Plus*

Find out what Alex Hua Tian said is sometimes an issue when riding the talented Jilsonne Van Bareelhof

Bicton Horse Trials dressage: Alex Hua Tian and Jilsonne Van Bareelhof
Alex Hua Tian and Jilsonne Van Bareelhof at Bicton Horse Trials in June 2021.

Alex Hua Tian piloted Jilsonne Van Bareelhof into second place this morning in the Bicton Horse Trials dressage for the CCI4*-S section, at this event supported by Chedington. Jilsonne Van Bareelhof’s score of 21.4 puts him just 0.2 of a penalty ahead of Alex’s other ride, Don Geniro, and 0.4 of a penalty behind Laura […]

‘The main thing is I do my job’: Pippa Funnell puts in another great first phase display in Bicton’s CCI4*-L *H&H Plus*

Credit: Peter Nixon

Pippa Funnell was delighted with Maybach (pictured) in the Bicton Horse Trials dressage this morning as she moved into third place in the CCI4*-L at the event supported by Chedington. Pippa and the SHE Eventing’s 11-year-old gelding scored 29.7 to slot into the Chedington CCI4*-L running order behind her ride from yesterday, Billy Walk On, […]