Burghley Horse Trials 2009

H&H eventing editor Pippa Roome provided live online text commentary of every phase at Burghley as it happened for the first time this year and on Thursday and Friday she was joined by a dressage expert for extra insight. Re-live the event through the links below.

H&H Live: replay the dressage

H&H Live: replay the cross-country

H&H Live: replay the show jumping


Pictures of all the cross-country fences on this year’s Burghley course

Pictures of all the riders who finished in the top 20 at Burghley

Pictures of all the first-timers who completed Burghley this year

News and reports

Harry Meade devastated by Burghley disqualification

Tractor crashes into parked cars at Burghley

Oliver Townend completes his pillar-to-post victory

Harry Meade disqualified from event

Three riders withdraw before final trot-up

Oliver Townend retains the lead after cross-country

Oliver Townend leads at the end of the dressage

Phillip Dutton leads after first day of dressage

Two horses eliminated at first horse inspection

Mark Todd withdraws NZB Gandalf


H&H deputy editor Jaki Bell on the final show jumping

H&H eventing editor Pippa Roome on the lack of television coverage on cross-country day

H&H deputy editor Jaki Bell on the second day of dressage

H&H Editor Lucy Higginson on the first day of dressage


Dressage day

Cross-country day

Don’t forget to buy H&H on 10 September for our 10-page Burghley special report.

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