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eventing

the sport of taking part in equestrian competitions (esp three-day events), usually consisting of three sections: dressage, cross-country riding, and showjumping
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Phillips (right) said: "It's great to be combining the horse trials with this special event in aid of the Injured Jockeys Fund.
She was riding Ard-field Magic Star at the Bramham International Horse Trials.
Ewan, 30, struggled to be recognised at the Bowmore Blair Castle Horse Trials, in Blair Atholl, Perthshire.
She also represents Ackworth and District Riding Club at team events including, the Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials and the Frickley Horse trials.
OLYMPIC team bronze medalist William Fox- Pitt brought the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials to a tumultuous close as he captured his fifth Burghley title.
Charles disregarded Princess Anne's commitments - choosing the opening day of the Gatcombe Park one-day event for the wedding knowing she takes great pride in the horse trials.
Fiona Chesterton, who has competed at international level, was thrown from her horse Nothing But Purple at the Kilmington Horse Trials in Wiltshire.
Simon Long, who was killed at Burghley last weekend, is the fourth rider to die at horse trials during the past four months.
Mr Peter McLean, originally from Lanark in Scotland, was killed after being crushed by his horse, when it fell during the Somerleyton Horse Trials in Suffolk.
Bristol coroner Mr Paul Forrest ruled that the incident on May 15 at the Savernake Horse Trials was a case of accidental death.
Izzy won the final leg of the Event Rider Masters at the SsangYong Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials and was also crowned the 2017 CIC3* champion at the Equi-Trek Bramham Horse Trials.
The Sussex-based rider was highest placed British competitor at last month's Badminton Horse Trials, where she finished third, and that rich vein of form continued yesterday.