Author Archives: Elizabeth Bamforth

Outstanding National Entries Announced for CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show 2022

CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show, taking place from 12-15 May 2022, will welcome over 2000 entries across all national Showing, Show Jumping and Driving competitions. The Show, held over four days in the private grounds of Windsor Castle, is set to be a spectacle of top-level equestrianism. Simon Brooks-Ward, Show Director, said: “Royal Windsor Horse…

Royal Windsor Endurance 2021

Royal Windsor Endurance took place today in the beautiful Windsor Great Park. The day started with a cool misty morning when the riders in the first CEI3* 160km ever to be held at Windsor took to the course at 6.00am. The event also hosted a CEI2* 120km, CEI1* 100km and also for the first time…

Shetland Pony Fatality

It is with great sadness that we announce that Brookfield Endeavour, stable name Jet, ridden by Zara Nicholls and owned by Vera Akehurst was put down after a rotational fall while competing in The Shetland Pony Grand National at Royal Windsor Horse Show on 2nd July 2021. The Organisers’ sympathy is with the rider and…

Exceptional Line-Up Announced for National Classes

Organisers of CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show today announced a stellar line-up of competitors entered for the national classes at this year’s Show, taking place from 1 – 4 July. Over 1,700 entries have been received across the national Showing, Show Jumping and National Driving classes, laying the foundation for an exceptional four days of…

Judges Announced, Timetable Updates & Ticket News

We are delighted to welcome our Judges for the 2021 Show! The List of Judges is now available on the Competitors page of our website or if you click here. A provisional timetable is also available on the website. We have had a few queries regarding the Entry Dates and final Schedule, which we can…

Royal Windsor Horse Show to Run in July 2021

The Organisers of Royal Windsor Horse Show have today confirmed that Royal Windsor Horse Show will take place from Thursday 1st to Sunday 4th of July this year. “We are looking forward to running a near as normal Show at Windsor in July,” said Show Director, Simon Brooks-Ward. “The start of this year has been…

Debbie Wiseman OBE unveiled as official composer of The Victorian Pageant at Royal Windsor Horse Show

The Pageant at Royal Windsor Horse Show is delighted to announce that Debbie Wiseman OBE will compose the music for the prestigious event taking place on the evenings of 9, 10 & 11 May 2019. The renowned British score writer will draw on her wealth of experience within the music industry to create a composition…

Unprecedented Number of National Entries Announced For Royal Windsor Horse Show 2019

Organisers of Royal Windsor Horse Show today announced a record-breaking number of entries for this year’s Show. Almost 3,000 entries have been received across the national Showing, Show Jumping, Carriage Driving and Dressage classes. Show Director Simon Brooks-Ward commented: “It is very gratifying to see the level of entries for Royal Windsor growing so well.…

Top Shopping Announced at CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show

CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show once again features its famous Shopping Village, displaying a whole host of boutique shops. Set in the magnificent private grounds of Windsor Castle, the Shopping Village has something for everyone and is set to be bigger and better than ever before. To make the shopping experience as navigable as possible,…

CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show to Host Extreme Driving For First Time Ever

Spectators are set to be thrilled by the extraordinary talent of fearless Carriage Drivers as Extreme Driving supported by Karen and Hugh Scott-Barrett, premieres at CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show on Sunday 12 May. World-class competitors will battle it out in the Castle Arena, as they manoeuvre a team of four galloping horses around a…

Leading International Equine Acts Set to Perform at ‘The Pageant’, Windsor Castle, in Commemoration of Queen Victoria’s 200-Year Anniversary

The Victorian Pageant, held in the private grounds of Windsor Castle on the evenings of 9, 10 and 11 May, has announced that three additional world-renowned international equestrian acts will be travelling over 5,000 miles to be part of the spectacular event. Making the journey to the iconic setting will be performers from Oman, including…

Unprecedented Number of Entries Expected For CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show as National Entries Open and New Classes are Introduced

Media Release: 04 March 2019 National entries for the 76th annual CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show officially open tomorrow. This year, Organisers have added more classes to the Show giving a total of 147 Showing classes – the highest number in recent years. The best of the Brits are expected to compete at the iconic…

A Record-Breaking Year For CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show

Royal Windsor Horse Show (8 – 12 May) is set to become the UK’s richest show for competitors by offering a record breaking prize fund at the Country’s largest horse show.   Showcasing a star-studded line-up in its spectacular setting, the increased prize fund and new additions to the event reaffirm its prominence in the global…

WORLD HORSE WELFARE ANNOUNCED AS OFFICIAL CHARITY OF ROYAL WINDSOR HORSE SHOW 2019

World Horse Welfare, a UK-based charity that improves the lives of horses in the UK and around the world through education, campaigning and hands-on-care, has been announced as the Official Charity for Royal Windsor Horse Show 2019, which will take place in the private grounds of Windsor Castle from the 8-12 May. Founded in 1927,…

Sales and New Business Administrator Role

Have you ever wanted to work for the organisers of Royal Windsor Horse Show? We have a vacancy for an administrator for our sponsorship, new business and exhibitor teams working on Royal Windsor Horse Show and Olympia, The International Horse Show. Please see details below: Reporting to Pam Swift for Sales and Sarah Rutherford-Jones for Sponsorship…

CHAMPIONS CROWNED AT CHI ROYAL WINDSOR HORSE SHOW

The final day of Royal Windsor Horse Show provided top class sport and entertainment across the showground as the week’s Champions were crowned. The pinnacle of the CSI5* Show Jumping, the Rolex Grand Prix went to Switzerland’s Steve Guerdat after a gripping jump-off, featuring some of the world’s best riders. After a fantastic week of…

WORLD’S BEST OUT IN FORCE AT ROYAL WINDSOR HORSE SHOW

Her Majesty The Queen was present to watch the afternoon action in the Castle Arena, presenting several awards, including the Best Turned Out Trooper and The Challenge Cup and Queen’s Plate for the winners of the Land Rover Services Team Jumping. Daniel Deusser continued his stellar Royal Windsor form to take the pinnacle of the…

SPECTACULAR DUJARDIN DOMINATES ON DAY THREE

CSI5* Show Jumping kicked-off on day three of CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show, with five of the world’s top 10 riders taking to the prestigious Castle Arena over the course of the day. The highlight of the evening performance, the CDI4* Al Shira’aa Grand Prix Freestyle to Music, once again saw Britain’s Charlotte Dujardin and…

Dujardin dazzles in Dressage at Royal Windsor Horse Show day two

International competition got well underway on the second day of CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show. The CDI4* Dressage kicked off with the Al Shira’aa Grand Prix which saw Britain’s best duo, Charlotte Dujardin and Carl Hester, take the top spots aboard their exciting new partners, Mount St John Freestyle and Hawtins Delicato. DRESSAGE: BRITISH RIDERS…

A ROYAL VICTORY ON THE OPENING DAY OF CHI ROYAL WINDSOR HORSE SHOW

CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show kicked-off in style with a win for Her Majesty The Queen, who was present to enjoy the victory of Whalton Highwayman, ridden by 15-year-old Kinvara Garner. The private grounds of Windsor Castle were resplendent in the sunshine on the opening day of the five-day Show, as the Showing and National…