In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 29 June 2017, don’t miss our full reports from the Hickstead Derby meeting and Royal Ascot, including expert comments, pictures, analysis and more. Plus, read our interview with top National Hunt jockey Robbie Power and in this week’s ‘Vet clinic’ we look at how to keep horses sound over the summer. Check out our feature on the summer spectacle known as common ridings, plus read our Q&A with dressage rider Becky Moody and much more.

What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 29 June 2017

News

  • Anger over loss of sponsorship and funding to British horse sport
  • Riders’ fears over ‘slippery’ road surfaces
  • Human error blamed for endurance results mix-up
  • Ireland’s concerns over ‘unworkable’ business rates
  • Eventing Life: Two major events have new title sponsors and Britain’s championship teams take shape

Hickstead Derby meeting

  • Nigel Coupe’s big win: The British rider bags the Derby after three decades of trying
  • Comment: Tina Fletcher
  • Thrills and spills: All the action caught on camera
  • Catch ride success: Matt Sampson storms the Speed Derby
  • The Whitakers clean up: Plus Guy Williams’ newest addition and Holly Smith makes a comeback

Royal Ascot

  • Gold Cup delight: Big Orange shines for the Gredley family, while equine stars emerge and course records are set
  • Comment: Richard Spencer
  • Bloodstock: Gold Cup winner shows he’s his father’s son

Features

  • Common ridings: Fast, furious and a summer spectacle not to be missed

Regulars

  • Best of my fun… Becky Moody
  • Property: Properties close to high-profile horse trials
  • Vet clinic: Keeping horses sound over the summer
  • Horse hero: Cadlanvalley Sandpiper
  • Masterclass: Ben Way
  • H&H interview: Robbie Power
  • My inspiration: Simon Charlesworth

Opinion

  • Letters, plus magazine editor’s comment
  • Dressage: Ann Ross
  • Eventing: Harry Meade
  • Showing: Rebecca Penny

Reports

  • Dressage: Hickstead, Sheepgate plus highlights
  • Eventing: Farley Hall and highlights
  • Showing: Hickstead, Three Counties, Cheshire County and Cumberland County
  • Hunting: South of England Hound Show
  • Driving: BDS Annual Show
  • Polo: Warwickshire Cup final and Royal Windsor Cup final

Classified ads

  • Horses for sale

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