The top 10 BSJA-ranked riders on 31 December 2007 have been invited to appear at the British Open Show Jumping Championships this April.

Reigning British Open champion Jessica Kurten will return to the NEC to defend her title, together with John, Michael, Robert, Ellen and William Whitaker, Nick Skelton, Tim Stockdale, Robert Smith, William Funnell and David McPherson.

Two further riders will win a place at the Addington Classic in March.

With £25,000 to the winner, the British Open (3-6 April) offers the biggest single indoor show jumping prize in Britain. The total prize-fund is £150,000.

Tel: 08700 100 216 or visit www.britishopenshowjumping.com for tickets.