An Olympic champion just loves the camera and 10 other great bits of horsey social media this week

  • Enjoy some of our favourite updates from equestrian social media channels during the past week. From some famous retirees to early Paralympic highlights, we saw it all on social media.

    Equestrian social media posts of the week

    Happy retirement to Battaash, a great sprinter of our time

    This looks very civilised

    London 52, Laura Collett’s Tokyo Olympic ride, looks to be very at home with cameras

    How great does former National Hunt superstar, Sprinter Sacre look?

    Fair play to Laura Tomlinson, who is riding like this, despite being due to give birth this autumn

    Eve McCoy looks like a chip off the old block while representing Great Britain at the Children on Horses Europeans

    Cheeky Chappy

    Georgia Wilson is all smiles while taking part in the arena familiarisation at Tokyo, just a day before she went on to take individual bronze

    And here Georgia is at the end of her fabulous test

    You can’t blame Sophie Wells for breaking into a beaming smile after her individual silver medal-winning test

    But our favourite social media post this week is…

    Smile if you’re en-route to winning gold 

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