BADMINTON HORSE TRIALS
The Badminton Horse Trials is a three-day event, one of only five elite international four star, CCI**** ( Concours Complet International), events as classified by the FEI.
"Badminton" takes place in May each year in the park of Badminton House the seat of the Dukes of Beaufort in Gloucestershire, England. The event started in 1949.
Andrew Hoy winner Badminton Mitsubishi Motors Trophy 2006
The cross country day at Badminton attracts crowds of up to a quarter of a million, which are the largest for any paid-entry sport event in the United Kingdom.
Together with the four-star rated Rolex Kentucky Three Day and Burghley Horse Trials, Badminton forms the Rolex Grand Slam of Eventing. The remaining CCI**** rated events are the Luhmühlen Horse Trials and Adelaide Horse Trials.
Jeanette Brakewell riding Over To You
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Bruno Bouvier riding Harry
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