Badminton Horse Trials 2009: latest news

  • Check back here for all the news from the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials 2009


    Pictures of top 10 Badminton riders

    Pictures of all the first-timers who completed this year

    Pictures from backstage at Badminton 2009


    Sunday afternoon final show jumping — Oliver Townend wins Badminton

    Sunday morning trot-up — three horses withdrawn

    Saturday evening cross-country — young Brits head the table

    Saturday lunchtime cross-country — Ruth Edge leads at half way stage

    Friday evening dressage — Belgian leader chased by young Brits

    Thursday evening dressage — Brits top the leader board

    First trot-up — two horses fail and one withdrawn

    Rider audio interviews

    Zara Phillips after dressage on Ardfield Magic Star

    Dee Kennedy’s diary

    Rider Dee Kennedy has been keeping a weekly online diary since the beginning of March detailing her build-up to Badminton. Find all her columns here: www.horseandhound.co.uk/diaries

    Dee’s audio diaries from Badminton here


    H&H eventing editor Pippa Roome on show jumping day

    H&H acting editor Jaki Bell on cross-country day

    H&H Badminton reporter Catherine Austen on the second day of dressage

    H&H eventing editor Pippa Roome on the first day of dressage

    Live coverage

    Re-live H&H’s live, up-to-the-minute, interactive text commentary of every horse and rider in the dressage at Badminton this year. Visit www.horseandhound.co.uk/badmintonlive.

    Readers are also invited to contribute to our “your day at Badminton” page, where you can post comments about your day at the show, or highlights from previous visits to the event. Comments can be posted from home, or by using a laptop on the H&H stand in the Badminton shopping village.

    Visit www.horseandhound.co.uk/myhighlights

    Picture galleries

    Pictures of every cross-country fence

    Pictures of Ian Stark and Hugh Thomas walking the Badminton course — read Ian’s thoughts on the course in H&H’s Badminton preview, out now (30 April issue).

    Pre-event news

    Bag a bargain at Badminton

    Mark Todd withdraws from Badminton Horse Trials

    Zara Phillips and Toytown have a late draw at Badminton Horse Trials

    Imperial Cavalier withdrawn from Badminton Horse Trials

    Zara Phillips enters Toytown for Badminton Horse Trials

    H&H exclusive blog: Badminton Horse Trials cross-country course preview


    Read a biography of Badminton director Hugh Thomas

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