Where to watch
There are many ways to watch and support British Equestrian Teams, whether on TV or online for major international events or attending the events for yourself.
BBC Sport cover some of the major equestrian events in the calendar on terrestrial TV as well as online, find out more HERE.
For anyone with Sky satellite television, Horse and Country TV is a dedicated television channel for anything horsey. This can be found on Sky channel 253 or online HERE.
The international equestrian federation (FEI) frequently stream live coverage of equestrian events across the world. For a small annual fee you can gain access to their dedicated channel enabling you to get your fix whenever you want! Find out more HERE.
If you want to see the equestrian action live, many local events offer free admission. If you would like to spectate particular sports, many of the national governing bodies have supporter, associate or non-riding memberships, which are either free or have a small annual charge and will keep you informed of all the events available. Click HERE to find out more about the different horse sports.
For those wanting to witness high level competition there are many opportunities around the country where you can spectate at major international equestrian events. Below is a list of some of the major events in the equestrian calendar in the UK in 2019:
|West of England Game Fair||16th March||17th March||Bath & West Showground, Somerset|
|British Dressage Winter Championships||3rd April||7th April||Hartpury Arena, Gloucestershire, GL19 3BE|
|The Mitsubishi Badminton International Horse Trials||1st May||5th May||Badminton, Gloucestershire|
|Royal Windsor Horse Show||8th May||12th May||Windsor Castle, Berkshire|
|Royal Bath & West Show||29th May||1st June||The Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset|
|Equi-Trek Bramham International Horse Trials||6th June||9th June||Bramham Park, Bramham, West Yorkshire|
|Royal Three Counties Show||16th June||18th June||Three Counties Showground, Worcestershire|
|The Al Shira 'aa Hickstead Derby||20th June||23rd June||The All England Jumping Course, Hickstead, Sussex|
|Royal Highland Show||20th June||23rd June||Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh|
|Great Yorkshire Show||9th July||11th July||Great Yorkshire Showground, North Yorkshire|
|Royal Welsh Show||22nd July||25th July||Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, Powys|
|The Longines Royal International Horse Show||23rd July||28th July||The All England Jumping Course, Hickstead, Sussex|
|The Game Fair||26th July||28th July||Hatfield House, Hertfordshire|
|Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing||2nd August||4th August||Gatcombe Park, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire|
|Equifest||29th August||1st September||East of England Showground, Peterborough|
|Blair Castle Equi-Trek Int\'l Horse Trials & Country Fair||22nd August||25th August||Blair Castle, Blair Atholl, Perthshire|
|Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials||5th September||8th September||Burghley House, Stamford, Lincolnshire|
|LeMieux National Dressage Championships||20th September||23rd September||Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire|
|Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials||19th September||22nd September||Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxon|
|Horse of the Year Show||2nd October||6th October||NEC, Birmingham|
|Countryside Live||19th October||20th October||Great Yorkshire Showground, North Yorkshire|
|Your Horse Live||8th November||10th November||Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire|
|Olympia, The London International Horse Show||16th December||22nd December||Olympia Halls, London|
|Liverpool International Horse Show||28th December||31st December||Echo Arena, Liverpool|