Horse & Hound: 7 August 2014

In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 7 August, read our showjumping, showing and dressage special reports from Hickstead’s Royal International show.  Plus read our WEG preview features — we talk to Carl Hester about his team horse Nip Tuck, we also meet top riders who’ve overcome career-threatening setbacks, and read all the news and reports from the past week.

Hickstead special report


  • Showjumping: Madden is first lady of Hickstead
  • Showing: Hood and Hoppy outshine rivals
  • Dressage: Hester’s Hickstead hat-trick



  • Carl Hester: we talk to the dressage star about his World Equestrian Games (WEG) campaigner, Nip Tuck
  • Comeback kings: we meet WEG riders who’ve overcome career-threatening setbacks




  • Eventing: Festival of British Eventing
  • Eventing comment: Mark Phillips
  • Eventing starting box: Breckenbrough and more
  • Showjumping: Arena UK, Crofton Manor and more
  • Dressage: Keysoe, Cabin and more
  • Pony Europeans: Olympic disciplines
  • Brits abroad: eventing from Europe
  • Showing: Mid Herts and Ryedale
  • Showing comment: Stuart Hollings
  • Hunting life: news from around the country
  • Polo: Harrison Cup and Dubai Trophy
  • Racing: Glorious Goodwood
  • Driving: Young drivers championships and more



  • H&H visits working equines in Morocco
  • Pony teams in the medals


  • Letters: have your say
  • Ask H&H: how does loaning to an institution work?
  • Property: dealing with equestrian property chains
  • Vet clinic: grass sickness
  • Subscription offer: sign up today for huge savings
  • The moment: Sarah Bullimore


  • Horses for sale: new on the market this week

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