The time has finally arrived for Badminton Horse Trials first-timer Ben Hobday, who has arrived at the event and is wowed by the amazing stable yard. His ride Upton’s Who has settled in and they have enjoyed their first ride around the amazing park.

Here is the first of Ben’s video diaries in which we will follow the highs and lows for Ben’s first Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials.

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