There was one certainty before this year’s Ssangyong Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials got underway (13-17 September 2017): there would be thrills and spills in equal measure...
"He has absolutely always been this quality horse and it has just taken a long time to get there"
Kazuma Tomoto has retained his lead following a clear showjumping round, while Holly Woodhead is leading the Brits in third
Our pick of wow-factor properties within easy reach of this weekend’s three-star horse trials
"I quite like the pressure and luckily it works well for me"
The German rider cruised around David Evans' influential CCI3* track, while Pippa Funnell is lying in second ahead of the showjumping
Watch leading international eventers tell H&H about their thoughts on Blenheim's challenging cross-country courses
The former showjumper has held on to the lead - but with just under two fences separating the top-20, the jumping phases are set to be influential
“Somewhere like this with the backdrop of the palace and the big atmosphere, he really rises to”
Featuring two crossings of the lake plus a dew pond, big open ditches as well as challenging light and terrain, the beautifully presented course is set to test combinations' accuracy and stamina
‘Riding in there is quite emotional because there are lots of people in the crowd who have helped me keep him’
Kazuma Tomoto, who took up eventing last year, is leading the CIC3* for eight- and nine-year-old horses
“He has done tests like this before, but he isn’t ‘push a button and end up in the 30s’, we really have to work for it”
Take a look at our pick of the best shops at this year’s Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials — from brass nameplates to dream horseboxes
Nikki Jackson, Head of Visitor Liaison speaks to us about some of the volunteer roles on offer at Blenheim International Horse Trials.
Here’s all you need to know about the Riding Club and Pony Club Team Eventer Challenges, held at Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials
Whether you are an avid eventing follower not wanting to miss out on any of the action or you need to look super stylish in the Marlborough Pavilion, we bring you our guide on what to wear — bearing in mind the unpredictable English autumnal weather
All eyes might be on the three-star eventing action at Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials this weekend, but it would be a mistake to bypass the High Jump Challenge...
Here's everything you need to know about camping at Blenheim Horse Trials
The countdown is on for this week's Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials (13-17 September 2017) — and the good news is that the sun looks set to make an appearance...