Why not have fun, join with other members, and consider entering for a team event? We will help you with the Rules and also give training if required. Members will receive dates and details via email.

British Riding Clubs hold a number of UK wide competitions annually for teams and individuals from affiliated Riding Clubs.

The country is divided into Areas; Breakspear Riding Club belongs to Area 6.

Qualifying combinations from the Areas go to :
  • Winter Championships (Dressage and Showjumping)
  • Combined Training
  • Festival of the Hunter
  • National Riding Clubs Horse Trials Championships (and London & South East Championships)
  • National Riding Clubs Championships (Dressage, Riding Test, Show Jumping and Style Jumping)
  • Dressage to Music Championships and Quadrille

There is also an opportunity to qualify for the Riding Clubs competitions at the Royal Windsor Horse Show and the London International Horse Show : Olympia

There are various restrictions applying to the various levels of competitions. For full details contact Judy Ross or check British Riding Clubs website. Any one interested can also download an application form.

Most events are for teams and / or individuals. Teams are usually of 4 riders with 3 to count.

There are Preliminary Entry closing dates for the Area competitions and these are well in advance of the competition dates. All interested riders must have paid their subscriptions so their names are on the list held by British Riding Clubs Head Office.

Your horse requires a fully up to date vaccination certificate with a diagram of his markings (as per passport) and you are required to take this with you to Area competitions where they are checked

List of Area Qualifiers 2017

Combined Training
19 March 2017
Rosehill Equestrian, Henley on Thames

Intermediate Showjumping
27 March 2017
Snowball Farm, Burnham Beeches

Summer Dressage Qualifiers
11 June 2017

Summer Showjumping Qualifiers
15 May 2017
Wheatlands Farm, Finchampstead

Horse Trials Qualifiers
27 May 2017
Championship Dates 2017  

Novice Winter Championships
1-2 April 2017
The College Equestrian Centre, Keysoe MK44 2JP

Liaison Trophy
15 April 2017 - tbc

Intermediate Winter Champs
28-30 April 2017
Bury Farm, Slapton, 
Bucks LU7 9BT

Festival of the Horse
20-21 May 2017
Washbrook Farm, Aston Le Walls
NN11 6RT

Horse Trials Championships
4-6 August 2017
Swalcliffe Park Equestrian, Banbury OX15 5EX

National Championships
2-3 September 2017
Lincoln Showground, Lincoln

Dressage to Music and Quadrille Selection
29 September-1 October 2017
Bury Farm, Slapton, 
Bucks LU7 9BT

Quadrille Final
no information available at this time