Horse & Hound; 25 August 2016

  • In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 25 August 2016 don’t miss all the action from the showjumping in Rio in our special Olympic Games report — find out how the medals were won, hear from gold medallist Nick Skelton plus read comments from Geoff Billington and William Funnell. Also don’t miss our H&H interview with this year’s Hickstead Derby victor William Whitaker, plus William Fox-Pitt checks out the 2016 Burghley cross-country track.  Also read reports from Somerford, the Yorkshire Ebor Festival and more.

    What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 25 August 2016



    • Nick Skelton on celebrating Rio and ‘Skelfies’
    • Rio for the reserve riders
    • Competition structure changes for dressage
    • Loose horses on roads: what does the law say?
    • Livestreaming: how are shows coming to the TV?
    • Eventing Life: Andrew Nicholson heads to Burghley, Piggy French’s new baby and more

    Rio Olympic Games: Showjumping


    • The story: how the medals were won
    • Team: France tops the leaderboard to take gold
    • Comment: Geoff Billington
    • Individual: Nick Skelton and Big Star shine bright
    • Comment: William Funnell



    • The best of my fun: Willa Newton
    • Property: Equestrian homes in Scotland
    • Vet clinic: Inside the equine eye
    • H&H interview: William Whitaker
    • Move it like: Judy Reynolds
    • Horse hero: Polo pony Casey
    • The horse that made me: Michael Eilberg


    • Letters: Your views
    • Editorial comment: Content director Sarah Jenkins
    • Eventing: Harry Meade
    • Dressage: Carl Hester
    • Showing: Stuart Hollings



    • Eventing: Somerford, Bicton and highlights
    • Dressage: Warwickshire College Area Festival, Gordon Area Festival and highlights
    • Showjumping: Shrewsbury Flower Show
    • Showing: National Hunter Championships and Wales and West
    • Hunting: Rydal Hound Show
    • Racing: Yorkshire Ebor Festival
    • Polo: Duke of Cornwall Trophy
    • Pony Club: Tetrathlon Championships


    • Feeding guide: Top tips, managing good doers, common feeding misconceptions and more



    • Horses for sale


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