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 2020

Arena Eventing
29 September 2019
Cherwell Competition Centre,
Mill Lane, Oxford OX3 0QG

Intermediate Winter Dressage
13 October 2019
Wellington Riding, Heckfield, Hants RG27 0JL

Novice Winter Dressage
15 December 2019
Wellington Riding, Heckfield, Hants RG27 0JL

70cm/80cm/90cm/100cm/110cm Winter Showjumping
7 March 2020
Berkshire College of Agriculture,
Hall Place, Burchetts Green,
nr Maidenhead SL6 6QR

Festival of the Horse Challenge
19 April 2020
Wheatlands Farm Equestrian, 
White Horse Lane, 
Wokingham RG40 4LZ

Festival of the Horse Combined Training

Dressage To Music

Horse Trials

Dressage & Riding Tests

Show & Style Jumping

Championship Dates 2019 

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

Quadrille Final

Championships Dates 2020

Arena Eventing Championships
14-15 Mar 2020
Washbrook Farm, Aston Le Walls, Daventry, Northants NN11 6RT

Novice Winter Championships
28-29 Mar 2020
Arena UK, Allington Lane, Allington, Grantham NG32 2EF

Intermediate Winter Championships
24-26 Apr 2020
Bury Farm Equestrian Village, 
New Bury Farm, Mill Road,
Slapton, Bucks LU7 9BT

Festival of the Horse 
30 - 31 May 2020 
Washbrook Farm, Aston Le Walls, Daventry, Northants NN11 6RT

Horse Trials TBC 
7 – 9 August 2020 TBC 
Swalcliffe Park Equestrian, Grange Farm, Swalcliffe,
Banbury, Oxon OX15 5EX

National Championships 
5 – 6 Sept 2020
Lincolnshire Showground, Grange De Lings, Lincoln,
Lincs LN2 2NA

Dressage to Music & Quadrille
Selection Trial TBC 
Bury Farm Equestrian Village, New Bury Farm, Mill Road, Slapton, Bucks LU7 9BT

Quadrille Final TBC