British Equestrians enjoyed a successful 2013, the Show jumpers winning team Gold and the Dressage riders Team Bronze at the European Championships in Denmark.
Charlotte Dujardin also won Individual Gold at these Championships and Show jumpers Ben Maher and Scott Brash took Individual Silver and Bronze, together with their fantastic horses.
Scott Brash won the Global Championship’s Tour Grand Prix in Doha with Hello Sanctos
and was crowned GCT overall Champion, and finished the year as Number 1 in the Longines World Rankings, knocking Ben Maher down to Number 2.
Olympia Horse Show takes place in the third week of December and is the final event of the year that many riders dream about. It’s a fantastic Christmas Show with many aspects of Equestrian sports and past times.
Once again, Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro delighted home crowds by winning the World Cup Freestyle to music and in doing so scored 93.975% to set a new world record. This combination already hold the world record in the Grand Prix (85.94%) and Grand Prix Special (88.02%).
Ben Maher and his Olympic Gold Medal winning horse Triple X won the Grand Prix Finale at this London International Horse Show at Olympia, putting the icing on the cake for some very successful British Equestrians.