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Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials

"In my case, my mind leaps through a series of flashing images with the staccato feel of early an Pathé newsreel" Catherine Austen looks back at the exceptional moments riders and wins that have made Badminton Horse Trials so memorable

Ever wondered what goes on in the Media Centre at Badminton Horse Trials? Hilary Manners, one of the ‘charming bouncers’, shares fun memories, fashion icons and magic moments .....

“Everyone at Badminton is desperately disappointed to have to cancel for the second year in a row". Sadly, Badminton Horse Trials has been cancelled for 2021

The Main Arena, where the dressage and show jumping phases take place, will move to the front of Badminton House for a 'special one-off occasion' in 2021

Badminton Horse Trials advises that the event will run ‘Behind Closed Doors’ in 2021 but ‘with the potential to include a limited number of spectators should guidelines/restrictions allow us to do so’

In 2016, Piggy French serenaded Michael Jung at Badminton Horse Trials. In 2019 it was her turn as winner of the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials - "Oh Piggy, you're so fine, you're so fine you blow our mind, oh Piggy"

In the past three years, ladies have been in very strong positions after cross country day at Badminton Horse Trials; this is what Ingrid Klimke (2017), Jonelle Price (2018) and Piggy March (2019) had to say about their rides

To be honest, we're not huge fans of helmet cam footage but this ride by Ireland's Michael Ryan aboard Dunlough Striker at Badminton 2019 is really good and doesn't make you feel sea-sick!

Would Oliver Townend have added to his impressive tally of statistics at Badminton in 2020? 

We get 'up close and personal' to see all the details of Louisa Milne Home's winning 2019 Badminton outfit , including the ‘blingy’ shoes and the addition of a new hat