Event Newsflash - 19/09/2018

Are you planning to enter the BE100 Three Day Event? We now have the Clinton Team Challenge - just link up with 3 other competitors in the BE100 Three Day Event to create a team of 4. The best 3 scores will count and Beccy Barrett will magic up some super prizes. No need to declare your teams with your entry - you can do it any time up to the start of the dressage at 0900 on the Thursday. Email your team info (team name + members) to the Entries Secretary.

Event Details


at Bicton Arena, Yettington, East Budleigh, Devon, EX9 7BL, United Kingdom
Thursday 18 to Sunday 21 October 2018

Event Schedule

Entries Open 13 Sep 2018
Late Entry Surcharge Date 08 Oct 2018
Ballot Date 25 Sep 2018 @ 12 noon
Ballot Period October
  • BE Organiser - Miss Helen West
    Bicton Arena, East Budleigh, Budleigh Salterton, Devon, EX9 7BL, United Kingdom. Phone: 01395 441162 (Bicton office). Mobile: 07967 111437. Email:
  • Entries Secretary - Miss Miranda Collett
    2 Merrymeet Cottages, Whitestone, Exeter, Devon, EX4 2JZ, United Kingdom. Mobile: 07765 184725. Email:
  • XC Course Designer - Miss Helen West

Classes & Fees

ClassDaysDressage TestEntry FeeAbandon PremiumTotal PayableLate Entry Surcharge FeeStarting FeeEnterView Entries
3BE100Thu Fri Sat Sun BE 109 (NEW 2018)£223.55£24.03£247.58£259.58N/Aenterview
3BE100OpenThu Fri Sat Sun BE 109 (NEW 2018)£223.55£24.03£247.58£259.58N/Aenterview
CCI*Thu Fri Sat Sun 1*A (2015)£369.10£39.68£408.78£420.78N/Aenterview
CIC*Fri Sat Sun 1*A (2015)£129.43£13.91£143.34£155.34£25.00enterview
NFri N130 (2016)£83.89£9.02£92.91£104.91£20.00enterview
ONu18Fri N 114 (2016)£83.89£9.02£92.91£104.91£20.00enterview
IFri I 115 (2011)£114.85£12.35£127.20£139.20£25.00enterview
OIFri I 115 (2011)£114.85£12.35£127.20£139.20£25.00enterview
BE100Fri Sun BE 108 (2016)£68.81£7.40£76.21£88.21£17.00enterview
BE100Ou18Sun BE 108 (2016)£68.81£7.40£76.21£88.21£17.00enterview
CIC**Fri Sat Sun 2*A (2015)£170.48£18.33£188.81£200.81£25.00enterview

Event Information


The 3 day BE100 & BE100Open will run with roads and tracks and steeplechase. Dressage takes place on Thursday and Friday - state your preference in Special Requests but this cannot be guaranteed. Rider Briefings on both Thursday evening and Friday evening. The only trot-up will be on Sunday morning before SJ. SJ will be on a surface.
CCI1* Trot ups will take place on Wednesday afternoon and Sunday morning. Dressage is on Thursday and Friday in our Topspec Main Arena (grass), XC on Saturday and SJ on Sunday (on a surface). Rider meeting on Friday evening. CIC* will have dressage on Friday and Saturday, with SJ on Saturday afternoon and XC on Sunday morning. CIC** will have dressage on Friday and Saturday with SJ and XC on Sunday.

*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 for 1* & 2* Competitors.  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.


Entry fees include VAT. VAT Reg No 321152022.  INTERNET entries on REFUND POLICY - 100% refund for withdrawals before ballot date. Refund less £14.40 admin fee if replaced. A wait-list will be held. STARTING TIMES are available from 6pm on Tuesday 16th October on


All stabling will be on site at £35 per night or £120 for the duration. Bedding and forage can be purchased from the Stable Manager - no advance purchase. Hookups (£20/night or £55/duration) must be booked in advance with your entry or through the Entries Secretary. CCI* competitors must stable on site.


The CIC1* will incorporate a 6 year old section.


Special prizes for the best dressage in each section. Buckets and stable plaques for all International and 3DE classes. Best dressed prizes for the CCI and 3DE trot-ups on Sunday. The CIC** has a special prize for the highest placed 7YO.

3DBE100: 1st £400, 2nd £350, 3rd £300, 4th £250, 5th £200, 6th £190 etc. Prize money for CIC and CCI classes is listed in the FEI schedule.

3DBE100 & CCI1* - Mounted Prizegivings to take place shortly after the Showjumping.


The courses run through Grade One Listed Parkland over undulating, well draining permanent pasture. Horses do need to be fit. Fences are up to height, solidly built and are inviting, encouraging positive riding. There will be longer alternatives at the most difficult combinations. All tracks have a wide variety of questions which are fair and obvious to younger horses as well as the more experienced. All tracks will be ideally suited to this stage of the season.

10-MINUTE HALT BOX - Extra helpers will be on duty to help competitors with their countdown.


Hot meals and bar available in the clubhouse marquee. Hot showers available adjacent to the lorry park - 50p coins required.


In case of ABANDONMENT please phone 07765 184725 or 07967 111437. ALL TERRAIN VEHICLES/MOTORCYCLES will not be permitted.

There will be an End of Season party on Saturday evening with a live band and bar in the clubhouse marquee. Tickets £10 to include a Hog Roast and dancing!

ENTRANCE POLICY - Each car displaying a current BE membership card will be admitted including all occupants. £10 per car on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.


Bicton Arena is at EX9 7BL