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US driver leads World Cup series
New international indoor driving World Cup for four-in-hand drivers proves popular

Indoor driving championships challenge
Katie’s ‘Trojan Horse’ reigns supreme at the Strongid-P finals at The College EC, Beds

Veteran wins Strongid-P qualifier
Experience counts as Ian Bertram claims the single horse class at Dabbs EC

New sponsor for private driving
Osborne Refrigerators to sponsor next year’s British Private Driving Championships

International driving awards announced
Germany and Sweden take FEI pairs and team driving titles, while Paul Mowbray is best of the British in 12th

Bowman proves a model driver
George Bowman Snr, nineteen-times British National Team champion, has been captured in china by Border Fine Arts

New chairman for driving trials
The BHTDA has a new chairman for 2002 and is moving its offices back to Stoneleigh

New format for international marathons
The FEI changes to the marathon section of international driving trials caused heated debate at the BHDTA’s annual conference

Indoor driving challenge begins
Driving competitors welcome start of the Strongid P indoor season

Public debut for “Millennium Coach”
Junior drivers enjoy a ride on a brand new road coach, during its public debute at HOYS

Scurry driving set to split
Scurry driving is to set up on its own next season after separating from its present governing body, the British Horse Driving Trials Association

Boyd Exell en route for WEG
Boyd Exell establishes himself as a serious contender for next year’s World Equestrian Games

WEG “test drive” proves successful
International drivers give the thumbs up to WEG organisers after the test driving trial at Jerez, in Spain

Driving ponies power into 2002
The European Pony Team Championships will take place at Sandringham next year

Extra event for international drivers
WEG organisers plan to hold two competitions in the run up to the games next year

Princely win at Ponies (UK)
Glenshane Prince claims his sixth private driving championships this season at Ponies (UK)

Drivers enjoy Windsor event
Driving trials competitors enjoyed a great weekend of sport, courtesy of Windsor Park Equestrian Club

New fixture for private drivers
Private drivers have an additional opportunity to qualify for HOYS at a new fixture in Bedfordshire

Hungary dominates World Pairs
British drivers left trailing as Hungary claims individual and team titles

World Pairs Championships preview
Paul Mowbray, John Attenborough and Adrian Puddy head British hopes at the World Pair Driving Championships

Open forum for World Cup drivers
An open forum to discuss the new four-in-hand World Cup will take place at the World Pairs Championships

Drivers prepare for World Pairs Championships
Boyd Excell shows good form in Holland as the World Pairs Championships approach

Driving National Championships called off
British Horse Driving Trials Association has announced the cancellation of the national championships

Driving club celebrates silver jubilee
Oaks Driving Club celebrates 25 years with historic drive across Hastings battlefield

Major driving trial goes ahead
Normanhurst driving trials in Sussex to go ahead at the end of July

Dutch national champion wins combined driving at Aachen
Ysbrand Chardon snatches last minute victory from reigning world champion, Tomas Eriksson

Karen Bassett impresses at Aachen
Karen comes close to winning cones top score competition with inexperienced gelderlander team at Aachen

Top British driver performs well in Sweden
British horse pairs driver, Paul Mowbray, starts his season in Sweden

UK’s oldest Hackney dies
Hackney Ashingtons Ellen’s Boy dies at the age of 34

HOYS driving classes defy FMD crisis
Wembley’s Harness Horse and Harness Pony of theYear classes to go ahead despite cancelled qualifiers

Prince Pasha claims triple triumph
Christine Sherfield drives her superbHackney to triple victory at Stockwood Park Driving Show

Hermes trophy for concours d’elegance returns
The Hermes trophy to beawarded at Cowdray Park’s equine entravaganza in July

World Cup driving dates announced
Provisional World Cup driving calendar announced by FEI

New series for driving competitors
Drivers have dressage and cones series to look forward to, as BHDTA gives the go-ahead to competitions

Lowther Driving Trials called off
Driving trials take another battering from foot and mouth disease

Sallie Walrond retires
Highly respected female whip, Sallie Walrond, has retired from her various BDS roles

New sponsor for George Bowman junior
Horse team driver gets support from Leeds-based housebuilder Britannia Developments

Chester drives to victory on home ground
Chester Weber wins the horse teams class at CAI Live Oak in Ocala, Florida

Driving trials halted by FMD crisis
BHDTA suspend all national horse driving events due to foot and mouth

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