In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 21 September 2017, don’t miss our full report from the National Dressage Championships, including analysis, expert comment and pictures. Plus, read our feature on mental health and how riders can be particularly susceptible to problems and in ‘Vet clinic’ we look at stiff joints in horses. We also talk to Burghley runner-up Piggy French in this week’s H&H interview plus we have reports from Blenheim, racing action from the St Leger Festival and much more

 

What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 21 September 2017

News

  • Farewell to an eventing hero
  • Study proves rider weight has a major effect
  • Wage increase for stable staff within the racing industry
  • Eventing Life: Top Brits to compete in New York, young horses head to France and more

National Dressage Championships

  • Battle for the big tour: Hayley Watson-Greaves and WG Rubins Nite are overall champions
  • The next Valegro? Charlotte Dujardin wins on exciting prospect
  • Comment: Judy Harvey
  • The golden girl: Dujardin is unstoppable while young rider extends winning streak
  • Something to celebrate: Rob Barker claims three spots in the top four during the novice championship
  • Young horses shine: Initial placings are shuffled in the finals

Features

  • Side-saddle secrets: We speak to judges about how riders can get up to scratch in the ring
  • Mental health: Why riders can be susceptible to problems and what’s being done to help

Regulars

  • Best of my fun: Dressage rider Ryan Todd
  • Property: Havens in Wales
  • Vet clinic: Stiff joints in horses and possible cures
  • Horse hero: Gold medal-winning showjumper H&M All In
  • Masterclass: Event rider Ros Canter
  • H&H interview: Burghley runner-up Piggy French
  • My inspiration: Dressage rider Spencer Wilton

Opinion

  • Letters, plus magazine editor’s comment
  • Eventing: Jonelle Price
  • Showjumping: Andy Austin
  • Showing:Katie Jerram-Hunnable

Reports

  • Eventing: Blenheim, Allerton Park and highlights
  • Showjumping: Jump For Life, Cherwell and Henley
  • Sport horse breeding: Great British Mare and Foal Show and Futurity Elite Championship
  • Showing: BSHA National Championships, BSHA Hunter Show and Cherif Championships
  • Hunting: News and reports from across the country
  • Racing: Doncaster
  • Team chasing: Atherstone
  • Driving: Victoria Foods Carriage Driving Extravaganza

Classified ads

  • Horses for sale

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