Wellington, Fla. – April 29, 2019 – The Badminton Horse Trials is one of the world’s premier equestrian events and takes place in the countryside of Gloucestershire, England, this year from Wednesday, May 1, through Sunday, May 5. In preparation for this highly anticipated event, Horse & Country TV (H&C TV) is bringing its viewers everything they need to know in an exclusive preview show now available on demand.
The cross-country course at Badminton is famous for its size and level of difficulty. In H&C TV’s preview show, you can get a sneak peek at all of the fences before the competition.
The show features an exclusive course walk, presented by Lizzie Greenwood-Hughes, with insight from eventer Sam Watson and course designer Eric Winter.
In addition, there will also be drone footage of the course, offering a clear understanding of the distances and technicality of the challenging track.
Defending champion Jonelle Price from New Zealand as well as three of the four British team gold medal winners from the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games™ head the entries for the 2019 Badminton Horse Trials. There are seven previous winners in the field: three from New Zealand (Mark Todd, Andrew Nicholson and Price), one from Australia (Sam Griffiths) and three from Great Britain (Pippa Funnell, William Fox-Pitt and Oliver Townend).
What does Winter have planned for the athletes to tackle this year and what insights can Watson offer on riding the course? Don’t miss a moment with H&C TV’s exclusive coverage! Sign-up to watch this incredible show only on H&C TV today at the link below:
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