Both days of the competition have now been abandoned due to waterlogging of the Cross Country courses.
We want to thank all Competitors, Professional teams, Contractors, Officials and Volunteers for all their help. We are devastated that we are unable to deliver the competition this year but look forward to welcoming everyone back to Withington on 27th & 28th April 2019.
Welcome to Withington Horse Trials '18
Sat 28th April - Sun 29th April 2018 - Action from 9.30am until 6pm
Novice / Pony CIC1* / Intermediate / Advanced
We start the weekend with Novices Classes starting Dressage at 0830hrs on Saturday, 28th April followed by Show Jumping at 0845hrs and Cross Country at 0930hrs. We will also be holding a specific Class for Novice Competitors under 18 years of age this year.
CHARLES OWEN FINAL PONY TRIAL CIC1*
Starts with Dressage on Sunday, 29th April so that all the Ponies can be assessed by the Selectors before Show Jumping and Cross Country takes place from 1700hrs onwards. This Pony competition is the final qualifying opportunityand arguably the toughest test that will determine the British 3 day Event Pony Team. The Dressage Test used will be the same Dressage Test as used for the National Pony Championships as well as the European Championships.
All three disciplines will take place on Sunday, 29th April with some of the Intermediate Competitors undertaking their dressage on Saturday, 28th April. The Dressage begins at 0830hrs on Sunday, 29th April followed by Show Jumping at 0845hrs and Cross Country at 0930hrs.
We are hosting the only Advanced level Competition in the Country to be held during the weekend. All three disciplines will take place on Saturday, 28th April. The Dressage begins at 1030hrs followed by Show Jumping at 1410hrs and Cross Country at 1450hrs.