CICO 3* Houghton Hall England

Pippa Funnell and Will Furlong showed how to win the CCI2* classes at Houghton Hall in style

What do eventing riders do in the evening after the dressage of a Nations Cup competition? Have a beer of course, chat with friends ....and drive a car blindfold. The video that shows how truly crazy eventing riders (and organisers!) are!

We do love a man in uniform, especially when they have the smile of France's Matthieu Van Landeghem, runner-up and bronze medallist in the CICO3* at Houghton International

The third leg of the Shearwater Insurance Tri-Star Grand Slam at Houghton International Horse Trials added an exciting new contender to the mix

'If you had asked me last week if I’d be riding at Houghton, I would have said, definitely not, I was far too sore’ but Nicola Wilson has returned to competition in great form at Houghton Hall after a bumpy start to the season

Chris Bartle's wonder team have won again but Australia took to the podium for silver and France bronze in the FEI Nations Cup at Houghton Hall

A good day for Britain with Nicola Wilson and Will Furlong doing the double but Australia has taken the lead in the FEI Nations Cup thanks to some good show jumping at Houghton Hall

A quick look around today's action at Houghton Hall

When you're hot, you're hot and Gemma Tattersall continues to impress, this time at Houghton Hall

Over the next few days the partnership between horse and rider will be tested at Houghton Hall but Mary King starts with some friendly nuzzling at the first horse inspection