The perpetual preparations for The Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials all centre on this one day in the calendar that attracts tens of thousands of spectators to witness less that 100 of world’s best cross country riders and horses tackle what many see as the toughest challenges in equestrian sport.
The action starts in little under 2 hours at 11AM UK Time, and the crowds have been gathering thick and fast since first light. I’ve managed a quick spin through the tradestands as I continue my search for sculptors who’s style I like, for a potential commission of my horse.
This is what I’ve found so far from Belinda Sillars:
I also this fun one of dogs too:
I’m off to prepare for cross country day, and will hopefull be tweeting photos throughout the day (internet access permitting).
Until then here are the important links for the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials 2015:
Get yourself here if you can!