The horse has been bought by American owner Mandy Gray, who also has Before Time — recently fifth in the CCI** at Weston Park — with William.
Running Order is a 10-year-old Irish thoroughbred, by Luso. He has been placed in the top 10 six times at three-star level and finished 18th on his first four-star run at Kentucky last year, with 20 jumping penalties across country.
The horse’s former rider, Doug, 30, is an up-and-coming rider in America. Doug’s mother is frequent four-star ground jury member Marilyn Payne and his sister Holly also rides at the top level and competed at Kentucky last year.