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Eventing Interviews

“Last year was a whirlwind” says young British rider Rosa Onslow but the transition from Young Rider to Senior was filled with hard work and success

Tina Cook is one of the best known names in British eventing but there is another up and coming Cook - her daughter Isabelle

“He is my ideal horse. I love him to pieces” says Sammi Birch of the 15-year-old gelding Hunter Valley II, who was aimed for Kentucky CCI5* this year 

Louise Parkes talks to Ingrid Klimke, who is selected for Germany in both Eventing and Dressage for the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

Shane Rose talks about a ‘normal day’ at Bimbadeen Park, managing his remote eventing training with a view to Tokyo and how the events he helps organise in Australia will re-group after cancellations

“What was the norm two weeks ago is not the norm today. A week in this whole pandemic is a long time” Alec Lochore talks about preparations for Tokyo 2020 and his hopes for the resumption of eventing in England in July

Team work is the key to success for Willa Newton; Hilary Manners finds out more about one of Britain's rising eventing stars and the team around her

Dominic Schramm

USA-based Australian eventing rider Dom Schramm talks to Samantha Clark about how their plans to move to the UK have been upturned, but not defeated, by Covid-19

“I think now Tokyo has been postponed there will be opportunities for horses to change hands again" Sport horse agent and 'match-maker' Kate Walls could well be the woman they go to ..... 

 Things have changed a lot since Hazel Shannon competed at Kentucky 2019 - we catch up with Hazel at home to find out what she learned from her first overseas trip last year and plans for 2020