This year’s Osberton International Horse Trials will not only have all the usual thrills, but also will play host to a national driving event for the very first time.
Following the huge success of a test driving trials in 2019, the team at organiser’s BEDE Events are pulling out all the stops to bring top-level sport to the Osberton Estate from October 1 to 3, 2021.
Sponsored by Bennington Carriages there will be classes for single, pairs and teams with the competition one of just five national event planned for the year.
With the magnificent backdrop of the Osberton Estate and efforts in place to develop an exciting new water complex on the marathon, many of the country’s leading names are set to take part.
The trials will include sections for: Novice Single Horse, Novice Single Pony, Intermediate Single Horse, Intermediate Single Pony, Open Single Horse, Open Single Pony, Advanced Single Horse, Advanced Single Pony, Open Horse Pairs, Open Pony Pairs, Advanced Horse Pairs, Advanced Pony Pairs, Horse Tandems, Pony Tandems, Horse Fours and Pony Fours.
Said Stuart Buntine of BEDE Events: “We really want to build on the success of the driving trials in 2019 and make this year’s a spectacular national event for the sport.
“The Osberton parkland provides fantastic footing for the marathon and the dressage and cones sections will be held in the main arena providing a superb spectacle.
“It is great that we can develop the competition throughout the year to make Osberton a real show case in the sport with a championship feel and wow factor.
“Bennington Carriages are synonymous with the sport and a real family business that we are proud to be working alongside.”
Added Sue Mart of Bennington Carriages: “We are delighted to be sponsoring the national driving event at Osberton. It is a brilliant venue and we want to attract the very best drivers to come along and take part.
“The competition will provide a great end to the season and we are sure everyone will be in fantastic party spirit while also competing hard to win.”
This year's event will also play host to a series of forward thinking business conferences and educational platforms for the equine community as well as a networking and business lunch.
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A great staycation at the end of the summer months and also that horsey fix for you and the family!
Camping and caravanning is available at this year’s Osberton International Horse Trials on this prestigious Nottinghamshire country estate.
Enjoy all the fun of the evening entertainment and chill out and have a drink with friends before heading back to the camping field for a BBQ and to relive the days sporting action.
Organisers BEDE Events have put together a host of packages including an Osberton Membership which gives you forward parking for all four days and access to the Member’s Lounge with complimentary tea and coffee refreshments.
There’s no better way to enjoy a horse trials than a good walk round the cross-country knowing you have somewhere to go back to where you can relax and recuperate. If you’ve missed the excitement and thrill of visiting a major three-day-event why not treat yourself and stay over. Enjoy a glass of fizz and delicious food while catching the thrills and spills that cross-country day is bound to bring.
What better way to enjoy Osberton International Horse Trials than with your caravan, motorhome, horsebox or tent on site allowing you to stay overnight, book your pitch before they go and get set to party!
To book your forward parking, membership, and camping visit: