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Burghley Wins The Equestrian Oscar - Again!

The Burghley Masterfoods Horse Trials has been awarded the prestigious L’Annee Hippique Award for the best Three Day Event in the world in 2002.

Voted 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.

Event 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 year’s will be even better.”

The Burghley Masterfoods Horse Trials ( ) takes place in the grounds of Burghley House, Stamford, Lincolnshire and in 2003 will take place from 4th to 7th September.


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