In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 19 April 2018, don’t miss our special report from the British Dressage Winter Championships, plus full analysis from the Grand National — including expert comment, pictures and more. Read our report from the dressage and showjumping World Cup finals, and in this week’s ‘Vet clinic’ we discuss the facts about fitness.

What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 19 April 2018

News

  • WEG on course despite building work continuing
  • Eventing safety by numbers
  • Osberton incident report released
  • Maternity in sport and how the disciplines differ

Dressage Winter Championships

  • ‘Just like Charlotte’:  Sadie Smith shines
  • Comment: Carl Hester
  • Poignant victory: Jo Barry scores for Scotland
  • Special mare: Mother of three credits her mount for win
  • Area Festival success: Two riders make their injured mothers proud

Grand National

  • Tiger Roll roars: The little horse gives Davy Russell his first National
  • Might Bite reigns: Nicky Henderson’s five Grade Ones
  • Comment: Brough Scott
  • Foxhunters’ thrill: Amateur jockeys take to the hallowed Aintree turf
  • Caught on camera: Plus bloodstock report

Features

  • Access all areas: H&H visits Cranford Stud Eventing in the Cotswolds
  • Wet weather: How organisers keep events going despite the relentless rain
  • Competition clothing: Our pick of the best new gear
  • On film: Hunting portrayals on the silver screen

Regulars

  • All in a day’s work: Adventurer Emma Massingale
  • Property: Yorkshire gems
  • Vet clinic: Facts about fitness
  • H&H interview: Dressage rider Laura Graves
  • Masterclass: Eventer Georgie Spence on the benefits of bounces
  • Goodnight: Columnist Tessa Waugh’s hunting diary

Opinion

  • Letters page, plus 100 horseworld clichés
  • Eventing: Mark Todd
  • Showjumping: Peter Charles
  • Showing: Rebecca Penny

Reports

  • Eventing: Belton and highlights
  • Dressage: World Cup final
  • Showjumping: World Cup final and Welsh Masters
  • Showing: NPS Spring Festival, BSHA Southern Spring and more
  • Point-to-point: Godstone, Bishops Court and Hornby Castle

Classified ads

  • Horses for sale

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