Event Details

South East Eventers League Event of the Year 2012 & 2013


by kind permission of the Viscount and Lady Gage In aid of Hope in the Valley Riding for the Disabled
at Firle Place, Nr Lewes, Sussex, BN8 6LP, United Kingdom
Saturday 19 to Sunday 20 August 2017

Event Schedule

Entries Open 14 Jul 2017
Late Entry Surcharge Date 09 Aug 2017
Ballot Date 28 Jul 2017 @ 12 noon
Ballot Period August
  • BE Organiser - BEDE Events
    BEDE Events Ltd 5 Manor Lane, 5 Manor Lane, Shelford, Nottinghamshire, NG12 1ES, United Kingdom. Phone: 01949 829061. Email: Web:
  • Entries Secretary - Vanessa Luff
    BEDE Events Ltd, 5 Manor Lane, Shelford, Nottingham, NG12 1ES. Phone: 01949 829061. Mobile: 07464 803781. Email: Web:
  • SJ Course Designer - John Farrell
  • XC Course Builders - Willis Brothers
  • XC Course Designer - James Willis

Classes & Fees

ClassDaysDressage TestEntry FeeAbandon PremiumTotal PayableLate Entry Surcharge FeeStarting FeeView Entries
BE90Sat BE 92 (2009)£65.53£7.54£73.07£85.07£15.00view
BE90RFSat BE 92 (2009)£65.53£7.54£73.07£85.07£15.00view
BE100Sat Sun BE 108 (2016)£65.53£7.54£73.07£85.07£15.00view
BE100OpenSat BE 108 (2016)£65.53£7.54£73.07£85.07£15.00view
CIC*Sun 1*A (2015)£123.26£14.17£137.43£149.43£25.00view
BE100RFSun BE 108 (2016)£65.53£7.54£73.07£85.07£15.00view
INSun I 117 (2009)£79.90£9.19£89.09£101.09£20.00view
NSun N 112 (2010)£79.90£9.19£89.09£101.09£15.00view
ONSun N 112 (2010)£79.90£9.19£89.09£101.09£15.00view

Event Information


BE 100 will run on Saturday and Sunday - please state your preference. The CIC1* dressage will be on Saturday, cross country and show jumping on Sunday. Some BE 90, BE 100 and NOVICE may be required to do day before dressage and in the event of a ballot, preference will be given to those able to do so. Please state on entry form if ABLE to do so.

Competitors in International Classes Only - Please note in addition to your entry fee at the time of entry you will be charged an extra fee of £16.00.  This is charged by the FEI for the Worldwide Equine & Human Anti-Doping Program.  This fee will be refunded in full if your entry is withdrawn.


Please make cheques payable to BEDE EVENTS LTD. Send entries to the ENTRIES SECRETARY. Separate cheques are required for each horse (with horse's name on back). 
INTERNET entries will be accepted on Entry fees include VAT. VAT Reg No 829 1291 20. FAXED entries will NOT be accepted. A WAITING LIST - will be maintained. Please indicate if you WISH to be included in the event of a ballot. Those wait listed will be notified immediately a space is available. If you do not compete your entry fee will be refunded.
WITHDRAWALS by 15/08/2017 12:00 AM by telephoning by emailing REFUND POLICY - 100% refund for withdrawals before ballot date. Please see refund policy on website.
STARTING TIMES are available between 17/08/2017 12:00 AM and 17/08/2017 12:00 AM on . Starting Times also available on website Internet entries must be paid by ballot date or competitors will forfeit their place.


Stabling: please see website


South East Eventers League Qualifier.
The Mitsubishi Motors Cup BE90 and BE100 Regional Final.


Prizes in kind in BE90 and BE100 sections, prize money in Novice and CIC Sections.
SPECIAL PRIZES: See website for details



The course will make the most of the parkland. A mix of permanent and portable Willis Brothers fences, changed and refreshed every year, it runs over undulating old parkland turf in the South Downs National Park, with excellent viewing. The BE Agrivators are booked and we ensure good landing and take-offs. The fences are built to be solid and inviting with alternatives if required.


A wide variety of refreshments available throughout the event - with the addition of local food stalls on Sunday.
Accommodation list is available from the Organiser - please see wesbite


In case of ABANDONMENT please phone 07464 803781 Emergency number on day 07464 803781.
ALL TERRAIN VEHICLES/MOTORCYCLES will not be permitted. DOGS must be kept on leads at all times unless actually racing or in the dog show!
The event has a very family friendly approach, and the Country Fair and Dog Festival are on Sunday are open to all with over 100 trade stands and a wide range of 'have a go' dog events - from Dog Agility, Gundog Scurry, Kennel Club dog show and Bronze awards, to terrier racing and show, lurcher show and longdog racing. Plus the Wealden Craft Fair and a Food Market. Entertainment for the whole family and the dogs, so bring them all along!
ENTRANCE POLICY - Each BE member will be admitted free on production of a valid BE membership card.  All other cars will be charged.  Any queries please email


Post Code: BN8 6LP. Grid reference TQ466078. Map link: Firle Place is situated in the South Downs National Park, some three miles east of Lewes, just off the A27 Lewes - Eastbourne road. Check on the website for a map link you can print off.