Horse & Hound; 11 May 2017

  • In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 11 May 2017, don’t miss our extensive Badminton coverage including expert analysis, comments, pictures and much more. Read this week’s H&H interview with amazing blind para rider Nicola Naylor and in ‘Vet clinic’ we take a look at herd behaviour in horses. Also, check out our reports including dressage from Saumur, showjumping from Chepstow plus the weekend’s racing and point-to-point action.

    What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 11 May 2017


    • Flag rule causes controversy
    • Wormer resistance warning
    • Issues in New Zealand sport
    • Showjumping Life: New career for popular horse and WEG course-designer revealed

    Badminton report

    • Nicholson dominates: The New Zealander rides to a popular win after 33 years of trying
    • In pictures: The cross-country fences caught on camera
    • From the archive: Andrew Nicholson’s impressive 37 Badminton completions
    • Burton’s early lead: Australian rider takes the upper hand during the dressage phase
    • Comment: Peter Storr
    • An influential course: Germans show how it’s done over tricky cross-country track
    • Comment: Oliver Townend
    • Thrills and spills: Some of the highs and lows snapped during cross-country day
    • Nicholson’s crucial clear: Final phase shuffles the top three
    • Comment: Mark Todd
    • Scoreboard: The final results
    • Leading ladies: Female riders dominate Mitsubishi Motors Cup


    • Sport horse breeding: The bloodlines of Lanfranco
    • Life after hunting: What do huntsmen do after retiring?
    • Hunt staff changes: In both the harrier and beagle worlds
    • From track to field: Retraining thorougbreds for polo


    • Best of my fun… Dressage rider Alex Hardwick
    • Property: Close to Windsor
    • Vet clinic: Herd behaviour in horses
    • Horse hero: Native River
    • Masterclass: Ian Stark
    • H&H interview: The amazing blind para rider Nicola Naylor
    • Access all areas: Spending a day with the Household Cavalry
    • Inspirations: By Geoff Billington


    • Letters, plus magazine editor’s comment
    • Dressage: Carl Hester
    • Sport horse breeding: Carole Mortimer
    • Showjumping: Bernardo Costa Cabral
    • Showing: Simon Reynolds
    • Point-to-point: Pauline Harkin


    • Eventing: Highlights
    • Dressage: Saumur and highlights
    • Showjumping: Chepstow, Pyecombe, international highlights and more
    • Showing: Cheshire Premier, Keysoe Spring Show, Mid-Herts Spring and more
    • Racing: Newmarket and Cheltenham
    • Point-to-point: Kingston Blount, Dingley and more
    • Riding club: Intermediate Winter Championships

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