Sole double clear clinches Area Trial victory for William Funnell on wonderful weekend

William Funnell claimed victory in the Hartpury Equine Area Trial with the only double clear from the 33 runner field. Hartpury has proved to be a happy hunting ground for the Surrey-based rider, proven once again with a host of wins and placings during this show. The imposing chestnut jumped faultlessly in the first round, Read more about Sole double clear clinches Area Trial victory for William Funnell on wonderful weekend[…]

Amy Ovens and F Palma snatch rainy day victory with lightning quick round

The second day of competition at the Hartpury Showjumping Spectacular was a rather damp affair with heavy rain falling for much of the day. However, the unseasonal conditions didn’t stop Amy Ovens and F Palma enjoying a stunning victory in the National 1.40m Open thanks to a lightning quick 38.50-second jump off. The combination put Read more about Amy Ovens and F Palma snatch rainy day victory with lightning quick round[…]

Rising star Yazmin Davis rounds off first day in style

Yazmin Davis rounded off the opening day at this year’s Hartpury Showjumping Spectacular in style, by winning the National 1.40m Open right at the end of the day. The Dorset based 23-year-old, widely praised as a rising star in the showjumping world, put in a solid round of jumping stopping the clock at 34.13 seconds Read more about Rising star Yazmin Davis rounds off first day in style[…]

Hartpury’s Showjumping Spectacular gears up for biggest show yet

The third-running of Hartpury’s premier showjumping event returns bigger and better in 2019 with a fourth day of competition and show podcast. Entries are flooding in for the third running of the Hartpury Showjumping Spectacular, taking place 18-21 July. Building on the success of last year, organisers have added a fourth day of competition with Read more about Hartpury’s Showjumping Spectacular gears up for biggest show yet[…]

Big Ben strikes for Gregory at Hartpury Showjumping Spectacular

Local rider Gregory Hill hailed the improving Big Ben VI as ‘amazing’ after winning the NAF Superflex Area Trial on the second day of the Hartpury Showjumping Spectacular. The Newent-based duo performed a lap of honour to Tina Turner’s iconic hit ‘Simply the Best’ in the International Arena after netting victory and the £1,000 first Read more about Big Ben strikes for Gregory at Hartpury Showjumping Spectacular[…]

Student Georgia makes winning start to Hartpury Showjumping Spectacular

Equine studies student Georgia Cabb today scored a ‘home’ win on the opening day of the Hartpury Showjumping Spectacular. Georgia, studying a BA (Hons) Equine Business Management degree at Hartpury, made a flying start to the popular event by winning the Senior 1.20m Open aboard the agile Uragan, from Nicholas Edwards (Royal Trooper II) and Read more about Student Georgia makes winning start to Hartpury Showjumping Spectacular[…]

Countdown to Hartpury’s Summer Showjumping Spectacular

With only a few days to go, things are hotting up ahead of the Hartpury Summer Showjumping Spectacular, which starts on Friday. Sandwiched between their other two big events, the Festival of Dressage and the NAF Five Star International Hartpury Horse Trials, the event will run classes from 85cm up to a 1.50m Area Trial. Read more about Countdown to Hartpury’s Summer Showjumping Spectacular[…]

Showjumping stars expected as Hartpury gets set for spectacular

With just less than a month until the Showjumping Spectacular, Hartpury is again expecting some big names at their annual December competition. Last year stars such as Louise Whitaker, Matthew Sampson and Laura Renwick were on show at the event. British rider Whitaker took top spot in the event’s main competition last time around, the Baileys Horse Read more about Showjumping stars expected as Hartpury gets set for spectacular[…]

Whitaker wows at Hartpury’s winter Showjumping Spectacular!

Louise Whitaker pipped last year’s winner Robert Bevis to take the title class during a weekend of top-class showjumping action at Hartpury. With British showjumping stalwarts facing off against young up and coming riders the scene was set for a spectacle of showjumping. Hartpury did not disappoint, hosting a weekend of exciting competition in the Read more about Whitaker wows at Hartpury’s winter Showjumping Spectacular![…]