Burghley Horse Trials

Land Rover Burghley Horse TrialsAfter winning in 2014, could Andrew Nicholson and his brilliant home-bred Avebury achieve the unthinkable and make it four-in-a-row at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials 2015 (3-6 September)?

Andrew certainly didn’t rule it out after winning his fifth Burghley title last year, when he also rode into the record books by becoming the first rider to win three years in a row on the same horse.

Burghley Horse Trials: Andrew Nicholson and Avebury win again

Jock Paget, who won in 2013 but was later disqualified after Clifton Promise tested positive for a prohibited substance due to a contaminated calming supplement, finished second in 2014. Third was Sam Griffiths and Happy Times.

This year’s event will be the week before the European Eventing Championships in Scotland, so European riders will be heading up to Blair Castle with their best horses. However, Burghley will still be an excellent and highly competitive competition, as always, so make sure you don’t miss it!

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