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 2018

London & South East Horse Trials
27 August 2018
Shire Lane, Cholesbury

Qualifiers for 2019 Championships

Arena Eventing
30 September 2018
Cherwell Competition Centre, Mill Lane, Oxford OX3 0QG 

Festival of the Horse Challenge
Wheatlands Farm, Wkingham RG40 4LZ 

Intermediate Dressage
28 October 2018
Wellington Riding, Heckfield RG27 0LJ

Novice Dressage
16 December 2018
Wellington Riding, Heckfield RG27 0LJ

Championship Dates 2018  

National Championships
1-2 September 2018
Lincoln Showground, Lincoln

Dressage to Music and Quadrille Selection
28-30 September 2018
Bury Farm, Slapton, 
Bucks LU7 9BT

Quadrille Final
20 October 2018

Championship Dates 2019 

Arena Eventing Championships 
9-10 March 2019
Washbrook Farm, Aston Le Walls
NN11 6RT

Novice Winter Championships
30-31 March 2019
Arena UK, Grantham NG32 2EF

Intermediate winter Championships
26-28 April 2019
Bury Farm Equestrian Village, Slapton LU7 9BT

Festival of the Horse
tbc 18-19 May 2019
Washbrook Farm, Aston Le Walls
NN11 6RT

Horse Trials
2-4 August 2019
Swalcliffe Park Equestrian, Swalcliffe OX15 5EX

National Championships
31 Aug-1 Sept 2019
Lincolnshire Showground, Lincoln LN2 2NA

Dressage to Music & Quadrille Selection Trial
tbc 27-29 Sept 2019
Bury Farm Equestrian Village, Slapton LU7 9BT

Quadrille Final