500 riders head for British Riding Clubs' National Horse Trials
Sponsored by South Essex Insurance Brokers Ltd
8 - 10 August
500 riders, from around 80 clubs across the country, will be heading
for Offchurch Bury Estate, near Royal Leamington Spa, which plays
host to the British Riding Clubs' National Horse Trials Championships.
The event, sponsored by South Essex Insurance Brokers (SEIB) for
the fourth year running is scheduled to start on Friday 8 August,
running through to Sunday 10 August. All competitors have taken
part in hotly contested qualifiers so the three days promise to
be action packed, kicking off with the Junior Horse Trials Championships,
a one day event, on the first day. Friday also sees the start of
the Open Horse Trials Three Day Event. Saturday will see the start
of the Novice Two Day Event with the latter two competitions culminating
in the grand finale on Sunday.
Bury Estate boasts beautiful grounds and with the River Leam winding
its way through the course it provides a natural water crossing
for the roads and tracks phase plus an inviting water complex for
the cross country course.
competition starts at 9 o'clock on Friday morning with the Junior
Dressage and the Cross Country Phase commencing at 11 o'clock. Saturday
action starts at 9 o'clock with Novice Dressage, followed by the
Open Speed and Endurance Phases an hour later. Sunday morning will
start with the Open Vetting followed by Open Show Jumping. The Novice
Speed and Endurance is scheduled to start at 9 o'clock the same
to the event is free of charge. Spectators are welcome to attend
and take advantage of the trade stands and catering wagons.
information available on 01926 707768 or by visiting www.bhs.org.uk
or email: firstname.lastname@example.org