Nick Skelton’s gold medal-winning partner will be honoured at the KWPN Stallion Show
Adam Henson visited Stallion AI Services to hear about the work the business is doing to help protect rare breeds
While much of central England ground to a halt after Sunday’s “snow bomb” dumped several inches of the white stuff, in a Warwickshire field a certain bay stallion was having an absolute whale of a time. Nick Skelton’s double Olympic gold medal-winning ride Big Star, now enjoying a very happy…
Big Star’s owner snapped up what he hopes will be future showjumping stars for Britain
In this week’s issue of Horse & Hound magazine (12 October 2017), read an exclusive extract from Nick Skelton’s new autobiography Gold, which hits the shelves on 19 October. Here Nick reveals his five favourite horses of all time
You could become the proud owner of a horseshoe worn by the British Olympic showjumping champion, plus visit Nick Skelton’s yard and meet the man himself
To celebrate the anniversary of this momentous day, we relive some of the highlights of Nick Skelton and Big Star's epic journey to Olympic gold
A packed Castle Arena gave legends Nick Skelton and Big Star a fitting send-off
The Olympic champions have retired from competition in a moving ceremony at Royal Windsor Horse Show
As the the Olympic gold medal-winning duo Nick Skelton and Big Star prepare to officially retire at Royal Windsor Horse Show, we find out how the partnership began
The dual Olympic gold medallist talks about his upcoming retirement and pays tribute to the heroic Big Star in a pair of touching videos
'For the first time in my life I have the time to devote to telling my story'
After more than four decades at the top of the sport, Nick Skelton has announced his retirement at the age of 59
Those who have cared for the equine heroes will also be attending the one-off showcase
Racegoers will have the chance to get a picture with the Rio 2016 Olympic gold medallists
Legendary stallions Jaguar Mail, Big Star and Arko III are currently barn buddies at Twemlows Hall in Shropshire, the hub of Stallion AI Services — what do you reckon they talk about when the lights go out?
Have we found a new career for the Grand National-winning jockey?
Big Star will not compete at Olympia or Geneva, where Nick had hoped to pick up a leg of the Rolex Grand Slam
Watch a video of Nick Skelton and Big Star winning the 2009 championship, a route he hopes others will be inspired to take
Horse & Hound catches up with the Olympic champion at home in Warwickshire to talk about those early days with ponies, why Big Star is just so special — and the moment he thought he might never ride again