Wins The Equestrian Oscar - Again!
Burghley Masterfoods Horse Trials has been awarded the prestigious
LAnnee Hippique Award for the best Three Day Event in the
world in 2002.
for by the international riders, the accolade is, in effect, the
Oscars of the eventing world. Burghley has been presented with
the coveted award on three previous occasions, more than any other
event in the world.
Director, Bill Henson, who will travel to Maastricht show on December
7th to collect the award said of the win Receiving an award
that has been voted for by the riders is particularly special.
The public vote in a different way, with their feet and the steady
increase that we are seeing every year at Burghley is testament
to their enjoyment of the event as well. Both the riders and the
public know that the event will continue to evolve and improve
and next years will be even better.
Burghley Masterfoods Horse Trials ( www.burghley-horse.co.uk
) takes place in the grounds of Burghley House, Stamford, Lincolnshire
and in 2003 will take place from 4th to 7th September.