Benefits of EHOA Membership

  • Access to top trainers & training courses around the country
  • Hospitality marquees at events including Badminton & Burghley
  • Discounts through EHOA discount providers

Training at an affordable price

  • £10 voucher for all members
  • Book sessions with top trainers

EHOA Hospitality

Event Hospitality Tents to include:

  • Free entrance
  • Seating
  • Open all day & dogs welcome
  • Refreshments available
  • CCTV coverage at some events


  • EHOA members can apply for the following awards:
  • Annual Awards

The Latest EHOA News at Your Fingertips:


Blair International Horse Trials and Country Fair

21st - 24th August 2014


There will be a full owners facility at Blair Castle located beside the main arena for all owners of competiing horses and EHOA members.

We would like to thank Alec Lochore and his team at Musketeer Event Managment for providing this lovely facility for Owners. 

Please Visit for more information and tickets.





Burghley International Horse Trials

4th - 7th September 2014


The EHOA will again be having their hospitality for the Owners marquee alongside Ring two.  This features everything from Pony Club show jumping competitions on the Thursday, followed on Friday by the Burghley Young Event Horse Finals for  4 and 5 year olds. Saturday brings the Start and finish of the xc, with more competitions to follow on the Sunday. The marquee will be open from Thursday - Sunday from Thursday 8.30 a.m. -  6 p.m.  

There will be complimentary tea and coffee also a very good lunch which can be paid for daily at the door, including  the option of a pay bar for drinks.  CCTV on several 50” plasma screens.  Private loos available.

Dogs will be welcome and there will be a bowl of water outside.  We would however appreciate it if we do not have too many in on the Saturday as we are always full and the ground space is somewhat crowded! 

For more information and ticket details please visit the Burghley International Horse Trials Website






Blenheim International Horse Trials

11th - 14th September 2014


Joint EHOA and HTSG Owners/Members Facility 

The EHOA and HTSG will be hosting a joint Owners Facility within the Members Area of Blenheim Palace International. This will be open to Owners of Competing horses, EHOA members and HTSG members.    Light refreshments will be available all day.  Lunch and snacks are available from the paid bar in the Members Area throughout the duration of the Event.  Please also note there are various Hospitality Packages available from the links below.  PLease book direct with Blenheim Palace (Searcys) if you wish to book one of their packages.

For further information and tickets, visit

Please click here to go to the Hospitality Brochure





1st November 2014 - Annual EHOA Dinner, Dance and Awards

EHOA Dinner, Dance and Awards at The Vineyard (Stockcross, nr. Newbury, Berkshire)

During the evening the annual awards will be distributed ahead of the Dancin' Easy band striking up....

Tickets £85. Black Tie


 Dinner Applications and payment instructions will be on the web site as from September 1st.  Those who are already booking rooms at the Vineyard and the Donnington Valley, should email Monika Hunt ( for their names to be put on the ticket reservations list. Please do not send any cheques at this stage, as Monika will be away all of August. As soon as payment is received, hard copies of the invitation will be sent to the applicants.

Accommodation is available at either The Vineyard or Donnington Valley Hotel. This can be booked directly with The Vineyard Reservation Team ( Tel: 01635-528770) quoting reference: 25314 or with Donnington Valley Reservation Team ( Tel: 01635-551199) quoting reference: 37707. 

On hold at The Vineyard there are 11 Luxury doubles, 4 Atrium suites and 5 Classic rooms; then at Donnington Valley there are 10 Classic rooms and 10 Executive rooms on offer.

Individuals will then be given an option of what venue and room they would like and the price. Guests will then need to pay a £50.00 non refundable deposit and the remaining price will be due on departure.



New Discount Provider


Stay with Forest Holidays in a luxury woodland cabin at one of their 9 idyllic locations in the UK; exclusively on Forestry Commission land.  Choose to simply relax in your hot tub or explore the forest by foot or bike.  All of the locations are also near some great local attractions.

Perfect getaways for families, couples and groups of friends. You can even bring the dog and stay in a pet-friendly cabin.

EHOA members are invited to enjoy a 15% discount on all holidays with Forest Holidays. Please look at their website for further information, Forest Holidays and use the code EHOA14 when booking. 


Open Day at Preci Event Horse Stud - 11th June 2014 


The day was a huge success and many thanks to Vin and Liz Jones for the most wonderful day showing us around their beautiful stud and giving us an insight in to their fabulous young stock. 


Further details


Read latest EHOA news on the British Eventing pages HERE



DISCOUNT to EHOA MEMBERS from Scotts of Thrapston


10% discount off all new summerhouse orders placed by 31.12.14.  (The discount does not apply to ex display models)

5% discount off all equestrian related orders placed by 31.12.14.
A minimum order of £5,000 (excluding VAT) is required for the discount to be applied for either summerhouses or equestrian products.

Discount applicable to EHOA members only. Orders must be placed direct with Scotts of Thrapston,  quoting EHOA14 and their EHOA membership number





Can you help at EHOA Hospitality? 

We are looking for volunteers to help at the Hospitality Marquees.  As you are no doubt aware it is very important to have an enthusiastic team of people ready to host the marquees and welcome other members, owners and riders.  We have been providing EHOA Hospitality at a number of Events and are rolling out new dates this season. We are looking for people to get involved in assisting in the Hospitality Marquees. You will have lots of fun and meet plenty of like minded folk getting together for the love of our Sport. 

If you can spare some free time and would like to get involved we would love to hear from you. Please contact Mrs Margie Hall -  

Check out our Hospitality page for dates



British Eventing Event Riders Association

Welcome to EHOA

From Cathy Butler

Chairman of The Event Horse Owners Association



Dear EHOA Member,

We look forward to hosting the following hospitality tents at:-
Blair          21st - 24th August
Burghley     4th  - 7th September
Blenheim    11th - 14th September
Osberton     2nd - 5th October
Aldon         23rd - 26th October

Look forward to seeing you all there

Cathy Butler

Our Membership Secretary


Alexandra Van Tuyll




Above: Our incredibly hard working membership secretary,  Alexandra is a highly professional Head Groom on the International and home eventing circuit.

Alexandra manages our EHOA membership list, contacts all members by email and runs our facebook account.

Look out for Alexandra at our hospitality marquees in 2014.

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