Event Details

Sponsored by Mitsubishi Motors


by kind permission of His Grace the Duke of Beaufort
at Badminton, Glos, GL9 1AA, United Kingdom
Tuesday 30 April to Wednesday 1 May 2019

Event Schedule

Entries Open 19 Mar 2019
  • Assistant Director - Mrs Jane Tuckwell
    Badminton Horse Trials Office, Badminton, Gloucestershire, GL9 1DF. Phone: 01454 218272.
  • Event Director - Hugh Thomas
  • Event Co-ordinator - Mrs Olivia Bush
    Parkfield Farm, Hall Lane, Lower Hamswell, Bath, BA1 9DE. Phone: 01225 891674. Mobile: 07968 271118. Email: Web:
  • SJ Course Designer - TBC
  • XC Course Designer - James Willis

Classes & Fees

ClassDaysDressage TestEntry FeeAbandon PremiumTotal PayableLate Entry Surcharge FeeStarting Fee
BCBE90Tue Wed BE 98 (2018)£74.40£8.00£82.40TBC£17.00
BCBE100Tue Wed BE 109 (2018)£74.40£8.00£82.40TBC£17.00

Event Information


Majority of dressage will take place on Tuesday 30 April.  The balance of Dressage, Show Jumping and Cross Country will be on Wednesday.  The Starting Order for these Championships will be drawn and all riders must be prepared to do dressage on either day.


(These Championship classes are only open to qualified horses & riders.)
Entries Secretary  Miss Wendy Evans, 2 Netherstead Court, Morton Bagot, Studley, Warwickshire, B80 7FG. Phone: 07775 888546. Email: Web:   All entries not sent to Wendy Evans will be returned.  Please do not telephone before 0900 or after 1900hrs.
Entry fees include VAT. VAT Reg No 681 7228 19. Please make cheques payable to BADMINTON HORSE TRIALS.
INTERNET entries will be accepted on  ENTRY AMENDMENTS by Friday 27 April, 1800hrs. Phone: 07775 888546 or email
REFUND POLICY - 100% refund will be given for withdrawals before closing date. No refund thereafter.
STARTING TIMES are available between 1900 and 2000hrs Sunday 29 April on 07775 888546 only. Starting times also available on website Starting Fees include a programme and VAT.


Onsite stabling (to include 2 bales of shavings) available at £175.00 (including VAT). Please apply and pay for stabling when making entry. No stabling allocated after Monday 9 April (closing date). The stabling will be available from midday Monday 29th April to the night of Saturday 4 May (inclusive). Stabling costs will be refunded less £15.00 admin charge to any withdrawals on or before Monday 9 April 2019.


BE100 & BE90: Prize Money and other prizes will be published on the website and in the programme.
Rosettes to 20th place and for completion. 

All competitors will be sent a pass for their horsebox/vehicle towing a trailer and 2 personal admission badges for the whole of the International Event. Two further car passes (together with 2 Wednesday personal admission tickets per pass - no personal admission tickets required for the Tuesday), valid for the Mitsubishi Motors Cup days only will also be sent for each horse. For additional passes, tickets, etc for the International Event, go to


The course will follow part of the route of the International Event, from The Quarryto Huntsmans Close via the Lake.  All permanent pasture. While the fence dimensions are as for normal BE90/100 classes, the technical severity of the course as a whole is appropriate for Championships and the course is much longer than for a standard course (approx. 3000m).


Only horseboxes and vehicles towing trailers ONLY will be permitted to remain on site overnight. There are no facilities for further caravans / tents on site. The details for booking a further caravan/tent/live-in horsebox into the International Event Camping Site can be found at Lists of local hotels and Bed & Breakfast accommodation are also on


In case of EMERGENCY or ABANDONMENT please phone Ollie Bush - 07968 271118, Wendy Evans - 07775 888546 or Badminton Office - 01454 218272.
DOGS must be kept on leads at all times. ENTRANCE POLICY - BE Officials and Organisers car passes and BE membership cards do not give admission to the event. Eligible Officials and Organisers as usual have been notified that they are able to apply for separate passes.


Grid reference ST798830. Badminton will be AA signposted. Full directions will be sent with acknowledgement of entry/passes.