Event rider Lauren Shannon has been blogging on Horseandhound.co.uk since June 2011. Born in Brighton, she lived in America from the age of 3 to 16, returning to the UK to go to university after she finished school. After university she worked for Mark and Tanya Kyle before setting up her own yard in Leicestershire. Her best result to date was finishing 9th at he Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials with her top horse, Zero Flight.

Articles by Lauren Shannon

Lauren Shannon and Quality Purdey at Osberton 2013
Lauren Shannon’s eventing blog: better signage needed!

Our eventing blogger puts out a plea for BE events to offer better signage to help reduce the hassle for owners, riders and spectators alike

Quixotic, Alta and Gentel Lux
Lauren Shannon’s eventing blog: first BE memories at Milton Keynes

H&H’s eventing blogger returns to the fixture where she first took part in an affiliated horse trials and has some pictures taken of her new yard

Lauren Shannon's chickens
Lauren Shannon’s eventing blog: chicken wars on our new yard

H&H eventing blogger Lauren Shannon has acquired an evil cockerel from fellow eventer Francis Whittington

Lauren Shannon  riding QUALITY PURDEY in Adv-Int Section P at Rockingham Castle Horse Trials  in Northamptonshire, UK on 4 May 2014
Lauren Shannon’s eventing blog: ready to get going again after a much-needed rest

Our eventing blogger shares her plans for the next part of the season — and reasons that her new yard might never be truly finished

Lauren Shannon  riding QUALITY PURDEY in Adv-Int Section P at Rockingham Castle Horse Trials  in Northamptonshire, UK on 4 May 2014
Lauren Shannon’s eventing blog: Purdey’s the star of the show at Rockingham

H&H’s eventing blogger gets on well with her 3 mares at Rockingham and moves her horses into their new yard

Jess Shiach and Zero Flight at Kelsall Hill 2014
Lauren Shannon’s eventing blog: a fall for me, but lots of fun for Fat Louie

H&H’s eventing blogger comes a cropper at Kelsall Hill, but has the pleasure of seeing her retired 4-star horse competing with one of her students

Lauren Shannon and Quality Purdey at Osberton 2013
Lauren Shannon’s eventing blog: Weston Park, latest fashions and painting stables

Find out how H&H’s eventing blogger’s horses are going as her new stable yard continues to take shape

Lauren Shannon and Quality Purdey at Belton 2014
Lauren Shannon’s eventing blog: rider error, diva mares and a bruise at Belton

H&H’s eventing blogger has mixed results when taking her three mares to Belton, her first proper BE event of the year

Lauren Shannon's horse walker
Lauren Shannon’s eventing blog: Admitting to a truly blonde moment

H&H’s eventing blogger confesses to a diary glitch as she prepares her horses for their first run at Belton

Lauren Shannon's arena
Lauren Shannon’s eventing blog: catch rides and ‘socks for horses’

H&H’s eventing blogger Lauren Shannon starts her eventing season earlier than expected and recommends an innovative product she loves