Royal Windsor Horse Show News

INTERNATIONAL STARS SHINE BRIGHT ON FINAL DAY OF ROYAL WINDSOR HORSE SHOW

The Rolex Grand Prix provided a fitting finale to the four-day Show, with the finest horse and riders in action to compete for the prestigious prize, which went to Gregory Wathelet. The CAIO4* Land Rover International Driving Grand Prix came to a close following three days of intense competition, with Boyd Exell taking the spoils. Elsewhere,…

THE SUN SHINES ON SMITH AT ROYAL WINDSOR HORSE SHOW – DAY 3

The top class international competition continued on day three of Royal Windsor Horse Show, with the world’s best show jumpers and carriage drivers in action. Other action included the Inter Schools Show Jumping Competition supported by Mochara, which was won by Seaford College. There was also a presentation to the Best Turned Out Trooper, which was…

HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN IN JUBILANT SPIRITS AT ROYAL WINDSOR HORSE SHOW – 2nd DAY

The CSI5* Show Jumping and CAIO4* Land Rover International Driving got underway on day two of Royal Windsor Horse Show, with the world’s best horse and rider combinations in action. Elsewhere, Her Majesty The Queen was in attendance to watch her beloved Fell Pony, Balmoral Leia, being crowned The Horse & Hound Mountain and Moorland Supreme In-Hand Champion and the Jack Wetzel…

Thursday 12th May – The Opening Day

Royal Windsor Horse Show 2022 got off to a scintillating start with top-class national Show Jumping and Showing competitions and impressive international displays from The Musical Ride of the Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment and The Royal Cavalry of Oman. DOUBLE DELIGHT IN ROYAL WINDSOR PUISSANCE The Puissance provided a fittingly spectacular finale to the opening…

Platinum Jubilee Celebration – What’s it all about?

To honour Her Majesty The Queen’s remarkable service to the country for the last 70 years, Royal Windsor Horse Show (12–15 May) will host an evening theatrical arena spectacular, aptly named ‘A Gallop through History’, reflecting Her Majesty’s love of horses. Dame Helen Mirren, Damian Lewis, Omid Djalili and Tom Cruise lead an all-star cast…

Amazing Platinum Jubilee Acts to feature in Horse Show Programme

A spectacular line-up of international equestrian and non-equestrian displays, will add to the Royal Windsor Horse Show programme. These acts will also be part of the Platinum Jubilee Celebration, taking place each evening of the Show. The Royal Cavalry of Oman, founded in 1974 by His late Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, will perform in…

Seven of the World’s Top Ten head to Windsor!

An outstanding selection of top international riders are set to compete in the CSI5* Show Jumping at CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show 2022, taking place from 12-15 May, including seven of the top 10 ranked riders in the world. The stellar list of entries will ensure world-class Show Jumping returns to the private grounds of…

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…

Puissance Returns to Royal Windsor

The Puissance will once again take centre stage at Royal Windsor Horse Showa fter a successful reintroduction last year when the high jump competition proved a hit with Windsor’s crowds. Held against the impressive backdrop of Windsor Castle, the prestigious Puissance will be held in the Castle Arena on Thursday 12 May, the first day…

HRH The Earl of Wessex succeeds his Father as President of Royal Windsor Horse Show

Royal Windsor Horse Show announced today that HRH The Earl of Wessex and Forfar will take over his late father’s role as President of the 79 year old show. HRH The Duke of Edinburgh was the Show’s President from 1991, and he competed in the International Carriage Driving for over 35 years. The Duke of…

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…

A Stellar Field at Royal Windsor Endurance

A stellar line-up of British endurance riders will contest next week’s Royal Windsor FEI Endurance (Friday 2 July) with an extended track offering home-based riders their first shot at an FEI CEI 3* 160km in the UK this season.  To read more visit the Endurance GB website news page here.  

How to watch the Show on the Live Stream

If you can’t get to Royal Windsor this year all the main arena action will be broadcast through the Show’s free of charge streaming service to viewers around the world. The streaming service will be available on this website, on HorseNetwork.com in North America, and on the Show’s streaming partner’s site, ClipMyHorse.tv, in all other…

Royal Windsor Horse Show to Host Team GB Olympic Dressage and Eventing Squads for Final Preparations for Tokyo

Royal Windsor Horse Show is delighted to offer a unique opportunity for spectators to see the British Olympic Dressage and Eventing squads in action, as they make their final preparations before departing for the Tokyo Olympic Games. The selected horse and rider combinations, which will include the squad of four plus two reserves from each…

World’s top equestrian stars heading to Royal Windsor Horse Show as part of final Olympic preparations

Royal Windsor will welcome the world’s best equestrian athletes, including 6 of the top 10 Show Jumping riders and internationally renowned Driving champions. The CSI5* Show Jumping, which culminates in the prestigious Rolex Grand Prix, is once again set to feature the top horse and rider combinations in the world, as they make their final…

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…

HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh KG KT

It was with great sadness that The Organising Committee of Royal Windsor Horse Show learned today of the death of its President, HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh KG KT. The Duke has been integral to the development of the Show since he became President in 1991 and he particularly showed a keen interest…

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…