The Charitable Foundation

Nurture. Inspire. Achieve.

Our Vision

To provide an increased number of opportunities for everyone to become involved, participate and enjoy the sport of eventing so that they may gain from the unique benefits the sport offers.

Our Mission

To be dynamic and forward thinking, committed to removing barriers of access to the sport of eventing while improving competence and hence safety, and enjoyment for all those involved in a way that the sporting spirit and fun of eventing is retained and maximised.

Our Objectives

  • To encourage, remove barriers and increase the opportunities for people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds to participate in the sport of eventing
  • To provide training to amateur riders of all ages that improves their riding skills, as well as their safety and horse welfare
  • To promote volunteering and its benefits through a series of training programmes within the sport
  • To develop and nurture the under 18 age group in the sport of eventing through the Under 18 Programme, improving rider safety, knowledge of horse welfare, sportsmanship and teamwork
  • To support coaching initiatives, providing more opportunities for coaches to improve their skills and improve the quality of training available to those in the sport.
  • To research, develop and implement safety initiatives

 

Read our public benefit statement to find out more.

 

BECF

Public Benefit Statement

Volunteering Opportunities

July

COOKE COACHBUILDERS STAFFORD (2)

Staffordshire , Weston Road
Friday 12 Jul to Sunday 14 Jul
Volunteers required for the following roles: • Fence Judges • Dressage Stewards • Dressage Writers • Scoring Team Volunteers will be very well looked after with refreshments to include sausage rolls, and strawberries and cream

August

LAND ROVER BLAIR CASTLE INTERNATIONAL

Perthshire
Thursday 22 Aug to Sunday 25 Aug
Volunteers required for the following roles: Arena Crossing Point Stewards Cross Country Crossing Point Stewards (Saturday & Sunday only) Arena Parties Office Runners/Information Tent Lorry Parkers Collecting Ring Stewards In return Volunteers will receive: Entry tickets for when you aren’t working Packed lunch for the days you’re working Free camping on site A Joules polo shirt if you are helping for 2 or more days If you are able to help, please complete the application form on their website www.blairhorsetrials.co.uk/home/volunteers/.