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Competition is heating up for this year’s Horse Trials

The big guns have thrown their hats in the ring, with some of the world’s leading riders putting in their entries to this year’s event, 25th – 28th August. World Number One Oliver Townend has six horses listed in the four-star ‘short’ competition (where riders complete the showjumping before running cross country), including his Tokyo … Continue reading “Competition is heating up for this year’s Horse Trials”

4 weeks and counting…

Shop till you drop After a successful launch last year, the Heart of the Highlands shopping area returns to Blair, showcasing fantastic Scottish small and local businesses ranging from photography to shoes, art, jewellery and ceramics. The horse trials is famous for its shopping opportunities, with something for all tastes and budgets: bespoke jewellery, fine … Continue reading “4 weeks and counting…”

Persie ‘Gin & Fizz’ Charity Evening

Persie Distillery is Back as Official Drinks Sponsor at Blair Horse Trials 2022! Scotland’s premier equestrian event runs from Thursday 25 August to Sunday 28 August 2022 at Blair Castle near Pitlochry. To raise funds for the event’s nominated charity, Equine Grass Sickness Fund, we are hosting a gin tasting on the Friday night at … Continue reading “Persie ‘Gin & Fizz’ Charity Evening”

Official Charities Announced for 2022

British Eventing Support Trust and Equine Grass Sickness Fund chosen as official charity partners for 2022 FEI Land Rover Blair Castle International Horse Trials British Eventing Support Trust Multi-medal winning Ian Stark OBE FBHS is Chair of the British Eventing Support Trust (BEST) Board of Trustees. “I am absolutely delighted to be involved with this relatively new charity,” said … Continue reading “Official Charities Announced for 2022”

Non-Eventing Entries Now Open for 2022

All non-eventing competition entries are now open for the Land Rover Blair Castle International Horse Trials 2022! Visit our non-eventing page for links to all the schedules: https://www.blairhorsetrials.co.uk/non-eventing/ We are reserving duration stables for BE competitors so you can book when you enter, but if you only want or need a single night stable i.e. … Continue reading “Non-Eventing Entries Now Open for 2022”

Celebrate International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day is tomorrow, 8th March, celebrating women’s achievements, increasing visibility and calling out inequality. The equestrian disciplines are rare in sport, with men and women truly competing on a level playing field. Over the years Land Rover Blair Castle International Horse Trials has celebrated the success of many female riders. Having hosted national … Continue reading “Celebrate International Women’s Day”