Chatsworth is delighted to announce that McArthurGlen’s East Midlands Designer Outlet is joining Océ, a Cannon Group company as the new Joint Main sponsors for the 2012 event.
Chatsworth, set in the heart of the Peak District, is home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire. The Chatsworth International Horse Trials is three days of great equestrian sport, combined with fun entertainment for all the family
In this Olympic year come and see the world’s top riders close at hand in the only UK round of the FEI World Cup TM on Saturday and Sunday. Alongside the elegance of the dressage, there is also the excitement of the show jumping and cross country to enjoy. Or see the stars of the future in the Dubarry Burghley Young Event Horse four and five year old classes on Friday.
Friday, 11th May – Gates open at 8 am
9.30 am Dubarry Burghley Young Event Horse 4 year old qualifier
1.30 pm Dubarry Burghley Young Event Horse 5 year old qualifier
Saturday 12th May – Gates open at 8 am
Novice and CIC 1*
8.30 am Dressage, 9.30 am Show Jumping, 10.30 am Cross Country
Advanced/CIC3* FEI World Cup TM Eventing
10 am Dressage
Sunday, 13th May Gates open at 8 am
Advanced/CIC3* FEI World Cup TM Eventing
9 am Dressage 9 am Show Jumping 10.30 am Cross Country
The finale of the UK round of the FEI World Cup TM Eventing will be the Show Jumping phase in the main arena, run in reverse order of merit.
Special attractions – something for all the family!
As well as Dressage, Show Jumping and Cross Country there are many arena attractions.
On the Friday see the ‘stars’ of tomorrow in the Dubarry Burghley Young Event Horse qualifiers and on the Saturday and Sunday enjoy all the favourites including: Pony Club mounted games; Ferret Racing; John Halsted and the Duchess of Devonshire’s own gundogs; Dressage demonstrations, Maypole dancing, Face painting, the exciting simulator and children’s rides.
There will be over 100 quality trade stands and two Craft marquees selling an amazing selection of country clothing, equestrian products, fashion accessories, delicious food and much, much more!
McArthurGlen’s East Midlands Designer Outlet will also be providing a luxurious rest and relaxation area where visitors will have the chance to win stylish prizes from its wide range of fashion and accessories brands. The centre, which is based at junction 28 of the M1 in Derbyshire, is home to over 70 premium high street and designer brands, including Aquascutum, Fiorelli, Jaeger, Jeff Banks, Levis, Mamas & Papas, Phase Eight, and Superdry, at up to 60% less.
With constant need for news and results to be updated both quickly and reliably on a regular basis throughout the event, Océ, one of the world’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of digital printing, will be providing high quality documents and other printing services for the organisers and visitors, as well as in the Media Centre.
Chatsworth house, gardens, farmyard and playground, shops and restaurants are all open as usual.
Full catering, fast food outlets and bar facilities will be available throughout the event.
Discounted tickets available in advance at www.chatsworth.org/horsetrials
(until 7th May) including a Saturday and Sunday 2 day adult ticket at £22 and child ticket at £7 which are only available online.
Saturday £13 per adult; £4 per child (under 14); Sunday £15 per adult; £5 per child (under 14) under 5s are free. There will be a £3 charge for car parking.
Membership offers an enhanced experience with exclusive access to the ringside Members’ area, providing relaxed surroundings where refreshments are available with a licensed bar, garden and private toilets. Member’s badges must be pre-booked and are available when booking online tickets. Friday: £10; Saturday £12; Sunday, £15.
Daily admission tickets are required for entry to the Event. Members’ badges on their own will not gain entry.
Tickets will be posted out a few days prior to the Event. If you are giving Horse tickets as a gift please book them on the link and then contact Tissie Reason who will send you an acknowledgement.
Please contact the Director of Event – Tissie Reason on 07725 51713 or email: [email protected]
Membership and Admission tickets – To book your discounted tickets in advance visit www.chatsworth.org/horsetrials