Royal Windsor- a driven success
highlight on the calendar of International driving competitors around
the world, Royal Windsor Horse Show 13th-16th May 2004, justifiably
lays claim to providing the most famous driving venue in the UK.
Held in the stunning public and private grounds of Windsor Castle,
Berkshire, The Land Rover International Driving Grand Prix not only
boasts a palatial course but also enjoys royal participation in
the form of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, whose entry has been received
for this years event.
first ever running of the prestigious World Cup Qualifier has attracted
31 of the best Horse Teams in the world to Royal Windsor this year,
including IJ Chardon from the Netherlands and Felix Brasseur from
Belgium. Meanwhile a total of 91 competitors from 21 countries will
be competing in the eight separate classes of the Land Rover International
Driving Grand Prix. HRH The Duke of Edinburgh will be competing
in the class for Teams of Ponies with HM The Queens talented
Team of Fell ponies.
of the Private Driving classes, including the Hackney, RDA Driving
for the Disabled and Heavy Horse classes, will be held exclusively
in Home Park Private for the first time this year, in the new Home
Park Ring. Another first will be the unveiling of two new obstacles
in Section E of Saturdays Marathon course. There will be free
transport from the Town Gate at main Royal Windsor Horse Show site
to Home Park Private during every day of the show.
tickets for the Royal Windsor Horse Show are available from the
box office, telephone 0870 121 5370 (or +44 115 912 9160 for international
calls) and are from £10 with concession prices from £7.
Children 12 and under can gain admission for free. FREE RINGSIDE
SEATING (on a first come first served basis). A very attractive
Membership package is also available by ringing 01753 860633. To
find out more about Royal Windsor Horse Show visit the website at