Horse & Hound; 18 August 2016

In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 18 August 2016 don’t miss all the action from the dressage in Rio in our special Olympic report — find out how the medals were won, plus more in-depth analysis and expert comments. Also don’t miss our H&H interview with para dressage star Sophie Wells, plus in this week’s ‘Vet clinic’ we take a look at pelvic fractures in horses. Also read reports from Hartpury, the British Showjumping National Championships and more.

What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 18 August 2016



  • The stands fill for showjumping in Rio after disappointing dressage numbers
  • Rio riders eliminated under FEI blood rules
  • Government shelves plans over hunt saboteurs
  • Quorn launches new hunting safety helmet
  • Dressage Life: Stallion achieves top price at auction, farewell to a dressage mare and more
  • Sport Horse Life: A rare gene, the BBN offers greater opportunities to show stock and more
  • Hunting Life: News from across the country

Rio Olympics: Dressage


  • Summary: How the medals were won
  • Team: The Brits scoop silver medal honours
  • Comment: Peter Storr
  • Grand prix special: How the British riders fared
  • Individual kür: Charlotte and Valegro take gold
  • Comment: Richard Davison


  • The best of my fun: Tom Marquand
  • Property: Perfect accommodation for grooms
  • Vet clinic: Pelvic fractures
  • H&H interview: Sophie Wells
  • Move it like: Max Charlton
  • Horse hero: Aghaderg Stand And Deliver
  • The horse that made me: Piggy French


  • Letters: Your views
  • Editorial comment: Content director Sarah Jenkins
  • Eventing: Mark Todd
  • Showjumping: Nigel Coupe
  • Showing: Katie Jerram



  • Eventing: Hartpury, Aston-le-Walls and more
  • Dressage: Bury Farm and Keysoe regionals
  • Showjumping: National Championships, Keysoe, Bishop Burton and more
  • Showing: Stoneleigh, BSPS Welsh Championships, Side-Saddle Championships and more
  • Pony Club: Polo Championships
  • Riding Club: National Horse Trials Championships
  • Driving: World Singles Championships and Para Championships
  • Endurance: The College



  • Horses for sale


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