Historic Burghley fences: ‘It’s always been called that’ *H&H Plus*

Burghley’s iconic fences have remained since its first running nearly 60 years ago. Catherine Austen traces the history of the Leaf Pit, the Trout Hatchery and more

The Cottesmore Leap is one of the most famous Burghley cross-country jumps
Another Burghley that autumn – another Cottesmore Leap shot. The pair improved on their previous Burghley placing with ninth and a double jumping clear, the mare’s first at this level

Burghley’s iconic fences have remained since its first running nearly 60 years ago. Catherine Austen traces the history of the Leaf Pit, the Trout Hatchery and more

Burghley Horse Trials 2020 simulation: one in 100,000 possibilities *H&H Plus*

In the absence of a real Burghley, it’s fun to speculate on how this year’s leaderboard might have looked – even though such “events” can never be used to give prize money or influence Olympic selection. Diarmuid Byrne from EquiRatings plays out a simulated competition…

burghley cross-country

In the absence of a real Burghley, it’s fun to speculate on how this year’s leaderboard might have looked – even though such “events” can never be used to give prize money or influence Olympic selection. Diarmuid Byrne from EquiRatings plays out a simulated competition