Sponsored Events

British Showjumping National Amateur & Veteran Championships

Dodson & Horrell is the title sponsor for the British Showjumping National Amateur & Veteran Championship Series; we support 76 National Amateur Second Rounds as well as the National Amateur & Veteran Championship Finals.

The National Amateur Championships give amateur riders and horses the opportunity to contest an end of year final over four different heights of fences – 90cm, 1.00m, 1.10m and 1.15m and the National Veteran Riders Championships are split into minor and major categories.


Bramham Hunter Show:

Dodson & Horrell has been sponsoring the Hunter Show at Bramham since 2010 and the show takes place in the East Arena on the Thursday of Bramham International Horse Trials. The Hunter Show is affiliated to Sport Horse Breeding of Great Britain and is split into six classes; Lightweight, Middleweight, Heavyweight, Hunter Championship, Working Hunter and Novice Working Hunter.

The Lightweight, Middleweight and Heavyweight classes are qualifiers for Horse of the Year Show (HOYS), National Hunter Supreme Championship Show and the Bramham Hunter Championship. The Working Hunter class is also a HOYS qualifier.


Blenheim Riding Club & Pony Club Team Challenges and Official Supplier of Horse Feed:

Dodson & Horrell has been supporting Blenheim International Horse Trials for a number of years as the Official Suppliers of Horse Feed, supplying feed for approximately 140 horses for four days. We are also the proud sponsors of the Riding Club and Pony Club Team Challenges.

The Riding Club and Pony Club Team Challenges take place on the Thursday and Friday (respectively) of the Blenheim Horse Trials. Each Team Challenge sees 35 teams of four compete against each other to complete a round of show jumping and cross country within an optimum time.


Burghley – Official Supplier of Horse Feed:

Dodson & Horrell has been the Official Supplier of Horse Feed to the Burghley Horse Trials for approximately the last 15 years, supplying horse feed for between 80-85 top class performance horses including those competed by our sponsored event riders, Oliver Townend and Piggy French. When Oliver won Burghley Horse Trials in 2009 on Carousel Quest, the horse was fed on Dodson & Horrell.

Dodson & Horrell also has a tradestand at Burghley and the stand can be found next the Lion Bridge, which is located near the South Park Entrance.


British Dressage

Dodson & Horrell has loyally supported British Dressage for 13 years. Our sponsorship of the Novice Summer Championship series extends to the National Dressage Championships and seven regional championships.

The Novice Championship is open to around two thirds of the total BD membership - some 7000 horse and rider combinations. Riders began to qualify for the 2013 championship from 1st December 2012 by attaining scores over 65% and 19 points, ten scored at dedicated qualifiers, to go forward to a series of summer regional championships. A good placing here gives them a coveted ticket to the National Dressage Championships at Stoneleigh Park, Warks in September 2013.

British Dressage – www.britishdressage.co.uk

PPORA Club Members Series for Novice Riders

Dodson & Horrell celebrates its 25th year of support and sponsorship of Point-to-Pointing this year and we’re marking our silver anniversary with our fifth year of sponsoring the Point-to-Point Owners & Riders Association (PPORA) Club Members Series for Novice Riders.

Dodson & Horrell is the longest standing sponsor in Point-to-Pointing and this season; we support 22 qualifiers plus the Final.

PPORA – www.ppora.co.uk

Veteran Horse Showing & Veteran Horse Dressage

Dodson & Horrell has been supporting the work carried out by the Veteran Horse Society for many years and it is through this association that we became involved with Veteran Horse Showing and Veteran Horse Dressage.

Veteran Horse Showing has been running its series since 2002 and Dodson & Horrell has been sponsoring the series since the very beginning. This affiliated series caters solely for horses and ponies 15 years and over, whether they are competing In-Hand or Ridden. The series hosts a Live Grand Final at The London International Horse Show Olympia.

Veteran Horse Showing – www.veteran-horse-showing.co.uk
Veteran Horse Dressage – www.veteranhorsedressage.co.uk