It is with great delight that Grandstand Media Ltd. unveil the new venue, fresh look and exciting media platforms for the British Showjumping National Championships and Stoneleigh Horse Show 2015. The Championships are to take place at the National Agricultural and Exhibition Centre (NAEC), Stoneleigh Park from the 11th-16th August.
Grandstand Media Ltd., who won the 5 year tender to run the Championships last year, aim to grow this pinnacle event to reflect the prestige that it represents within the equestrian community.
The world class platform that the Show provides is a vital opportunity for upcoming riders, and horses, to gain exposure and experience in an international atmosphere. The British Showjumping National Championships will also run alongside a brand new addition to the showing calendar, Stoneleigh Horse Show.
The NAEC, Stoneleigh Park offers 800 acres of countryside and world-class facilities, ensuring an impressive foundation stone on which the British Showjumping National Championships and Stoneleigh Horse Show can grow. Eight arenas will be available to competitors including two all-weather arenas and the Andrews Bowen Indoor Arena. The Grand Ring, which will showcase a variety of classes, comprises of a Nelton Advanced Turf System, one of the world’s most superior and preferred surfaces for sporting events.
The introduction of Stoneleigh Horse Show is set to make a big impression and become a much anticipated fixture in the showing calendar. The Show will also encompass a full set of Horse of the Year Show qualifiers.
The prestigious International Stairway League final will take place on Sunday 16th August, culminating in a spectacular finale where the British Showjumping National Champion will be crowned. This not only promises to deliver thrilling competition, but will also carry 3 International Wild Cards for Horse of the Year Show.
Helena Pettit, managing director of Grandstand Media Ltd. said “The British Showjumping National Championships are a long standing and greatly anticipated event within the Showjumping calendar. We are delighted to be delivering such a prestigious event and look forward to carrying that success into the future”.
All British Showjumping National Championships and Stoneleigh Horse Show platforms are now live. General information regarding the Show, including timetable and a list of judges attending, is now available at www.bsnationalchampionships.co.uk. Facebook and Twitter pages are also active and will be keeping the equestrian community informed of exciting developments surrounding the Show.