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"The terrain and ground at Pau may suit Clifford well” says Hazel Shannon as she embarks on a journey through Europe with Willingapark Clifford (and friends) to compete at Les Etoiles de Pau

Eventing in Australia has seen highs and lows in 2021 but 2022 is shaping up to be big with changes to the calendar for events big and small

“I’m stepping back from these five-stars and four-star big events like this one” New Zealander Andrew Nicholson chose the Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials to announce his retirement from top-level competition

Equestrian Sports New Zealand has announced its post Tokyo updates to the high performance eventing squads, including a new category of squad

Video interview: Meet Willingapark Clifford - the horse that has won a record three CCI5* titles at the Australian International 3 Day Event with his rider Hazel Shannon

“I know I’m not a Chris Burton or Kevin McNab, but I love to event on an amateur level and just have a really great time doing it” Australian rider Alice Hirst is living the dream in the UK

New Zealand has named its eventing team, a combination of experience and new talent, to compete at Aachen CHIO in September

The top event riders from across Western Australia will converge at the Bates Saddles Wooroloo International Three Day Event in late August

"We have our sights set on the delivery of a fantastic event in 2022 post this pandemic" The 2021 Australian International 3 Day Event, scheduled to take place from 17th – 21st November has been cancelled

Updated 29th July: Changes to the Australian eventing team now sees Stuart Tinney and Leporis to be replaced by Kevin McNab riding Don Quidam