At the recent British Breeders Awards Dinner, Chris Hewlett, Managing Director of Haddon Training presented the winning candidates of the five categories in the Haddon Training British Grooms Awards with their awards, commenting, “Haddon Training is delighted to sponsor the British Grooms Awards for the fifth consecutive year as it demonstrates our commitment in recognising the often ‘unsung heroes’ who are the backbone of the equine industry and who very rarely get identified and recognised for all their hard work, not only by their employers but also by the industry as a whole”.
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As usual, preparations for Badminton Horse Trials, in their 28th and final year under the record breaking sponsorship of Mitsubishi Motors, are well underway. This may be the 70th anniversary of the first competition but innovations are made with each running.
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As we’re nearly mid-way through January, do you have a plan in place to ensure you have your best eventing season yet? A great way to start is with the annual International Eventing Forum, which has become an essential date in the calendar of riders of all levels of skill and ambition.
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The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) has selected 25 athletes for the UK Sport National Lottery funded World Class Programme Podium Potential squad for 2019-2021.
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The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) has today, 9 January 2019, published the Senior Selection Policy for the FEI European Championships, FEI Nations Cup series and FEI World Breeding Eventing Championships for Young Horses.
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This weekend hosts the second data migration in preparation for the launch of the new BE website at the end of the month.
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Announcement from Stafford Horse Trials:
It is with extreme sorrow we announce the sad news that our beloved landowner, Richard Williams, has recently lost a short battle with cancer.
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The new season is now just weeks away, below are a few reminders of some of the key rule changes and updates for 2019. Please take a few minutes to familiarise yourself with these notices; further details, the full BE Rules and Members' Handbook, can be found HERE.
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Due to the IT work taking place, in preparation for the new website launch at the end of the month, purchasing of Horse Season Tickets will be open from 14 January 2019.
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