In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 24 August 2017, don’t miss our huge report on the European eventing Championships — with phase-by-phase analysis and thrills and spills. We also take a look around this year’s Burghley Horse Trials cross-country track with Mary King, plus Michael Eilberg reveals his inspiration. Read all the dressage and showjumping action from the young rider and junior European Championships and in this week’s ‘Vet clinic’ we investigate head trauma in horses, plus much more.

What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 24 August 2017

News

  • Cyclists and riders join forces for safer roads
  • Calls for the term ‘lameness’ to be redefined
  • Racing takes action after wrong horse wins
  • Tributes to the Duke of Beaufort flood in
  • Eventing Life: Izzy Taylor’s one-two-three in Ireland, eventing family grows and more

European championships

  • Eventing summary: Brilliant Brits capture team gold and individual bronze in Poland
  • Dressage: Germany’s Bettina Hoy takes a commanding lead
  • Comment: Sue Baxter
  • Cross-country: Tough track shakes up the leaderboard
  • Thrills and spills
  • Showjumping: Brits bag gold and Ingrid Klimke is untouchable
  • Comment: Oliver Townend

Features

  • Burghley course walk: Mark King takes us round this year’s ‘interesting’ cross-country track
  • It shouldn’t happen to an H&H reporter: We expose our tales of mishap and misfortune
  • Pack of the week: Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire Minkhounds

Regulars

  • Best of my fun: Event rider Coral Keen
  • Property: Scottish hideaway
  • Vet clinic: Head trauma in horses: how serious can it get?
  • Horse hero: Show pony Rhos Exception
  • Masterclass: FEI judge General Stephen Clarke
  • H&H interview: Burghley Horse Trials director Liz Inman
  • My inspiration: Dressage rider Michael Eilberg

Opinion

  • Letters, plus magazine editor’s comment
  • Dressage: Anna Ross
  • Showjumping: Graham Fletcher
  • Showing: Rebecca Penny

Reports

 

  • Eventing: Bicton Arena, Somerford and highlights
  • Dressage: Young rider and junior European Championships, Keysoe regionals highlights
  • Showjumping: Young rider and junior European Championships, Shrewsbury, Anglesey, Denbigh and more
  • Showing: Equifest, Stoneleigh and Wales & West
  • Pony Club: Polo and Tetrathlon Championships

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