Eventing Interviews

Robyn Gray – rising to the challenge

Wednesday Jan 18, 2023 17:10

Find out more about British eventing rider Robyn Gray, who took over the rides on Nicola Wilson’s young horses with great success in 2022

Stuart Buntine "The sport is at a huge crossroad"

Tuesday Jan 17, 2023 17:03

“I think the sport is at a huge crossroad" Event Organiser Stuart Buntine talks about how Covid and its financial impacts, challenges for the big Estates, a dive in entry numbers and Social License implications, are all affecting the sport of eventing

Thomas Heffernan Ho - Part 2

Sunday Jan 15, 2023 12:32

Part 2 of our interview with eventing rider, Thomas Heffernan, the first equestrian competitor to represent Hong Kong at an Olympic Games

Thomas Heffernan Ho, the unlikely eventing Olympian - Part 1

Sunday Jan 8, 2023 14:25

The story of Olympian Thomas Heffernan-Ho, the professional eventing rider still quite bemused to find himself gracing podiums and representing his country, Hong Kong

A big year for Ryan Wood

Monday Jan 2, 2023 14:17

2022 was a big year for US-based Australian eventing rider Ryan Wood. “I got married, bought a farm and became a US citizen” Ryan tells Samantha Clark in this video interview (and it seems that some exciting things are also coming up in 2023)

At Home with Laura Collett

Monday Dec 26, 2022 16:58

“Always dream big” says Laura Collett, as she talks to Ruth Gregory in our “At Home” interview at Laura’s base, Penhill Farm on the Salperton Estate in the Cotswolds

Hazel Shannon and Willingapark Chelsea

Sunday Dec 18, 2022 15:20

We talk to Hazel Shannon at her first eventing competition back in Australia after a year competing in the UK and meet her new horse Willingapark Chelsea

Interview: Eventing Coach Gill Watson’s “Happy Days”

Thursday Dec 15, 2022 16:52

Top British eventing coach Gill Watson talks about the memories, contributors and training philosophies behind her new book, inspired during lockdown by her 'Young Rider’ WhatsApp group

Looking across the pond - differences in eventing in the USA and UK

Sunday Dec 4, 2022 20:00

What are the differences between eventing in the UK and the USA? We ask UK-based event organisers Alec Lochore and Jenny Meiklejohn on their last trip to the USA

Trisha Rickards - Owning Classic Moet and Faerie Dianimo

Thursday Dec 1, 2022 17:45

Anna Bruce talks to Trisha Rickards about owning two of the most famous mares in the eventing world - Classic Moet and Faerie Dianimo - and what the future holds