Stafford Tow Bars to support the return of Best Staffordshire Rider rosettes
- Published: 12 February 2018
Locally based small business partners, Adam and Emma Anslow, of Stafford Tow Bars have supported Stafford Horse Trials for the last two years. Now the local born and bred duo have stepped forward to sponsor the Best Staffordshire Rider rosettes, which will be handed out to the highest positioned rider in each section with a Staffordshire postcode.
We are delighted to be working with another local business to support our local riders.
Stafford Tow Bars specialise in supplying and fitting tow bars and tow bar electrics, and in addition to this they also service and repair trailers. Sister company, Secure-a- car, are experts in alarm systems, tracking systems, reversing and security cameras, parking sensors, and decorative and functional lights.
Cooke Coachbuilders all set to help build Stafford Horse Trials!
- Published: 27 January 2018
The 2018 eventing season is less than 6 weeks away, the first entries for the season are open and we are just under 3 weeks away from opening our own entries.
With the impending season almost upon us we are delighted to announce that Cooke Coachbuilders will be joining us as new title sponsors for our spring event.
Cooke Coachbuilders are an innovative coach building and design team with over 43 years’ experience of getting their customers and their horses from A to B in the greatest of comfort. With the experience of converting a wide range of trucks, from decontamination and catering units to old ERF trucks, Cooke Coachbuilder have the breadth of knowledge to deliver the horse box you have always wanted, from smaller 3.5tonne vehicles to HGV’s.
Matthew Cooke of Cooke Coachbuilder explains; ‘we are delighted to be supporting this grass roots event and its competitors’. Matthew will be joining us over the event with some of his horse boxes, so why not pop along to their trade stand to say hello and have a look around one of their wagons
Visit https://www.cookecoachbuilders.com/ for more information.
A years sponsorship with Blue Chip Feed up for grabs
- Published: 23 January 2018
We are delighted to welcome back the Blue Chip Central North West BE80T Challenge with the chance to win a years sponsorship from Blue Chip Feeds Ltd.
Clare Blaskey, founder of Blue Chip Feeds, reported that “ Blue Chip is thrilled to support the Blue Chip BE80T Challenge once again. As a company we have always promoted the grassroots rider and those that aspire to greater things. Blue Chip is very proud to be part of this initiative”.
The Central North West area with its rolling countryside is a perfect eventing haven. At all the qualifying events listed below, competitors placed 1st to 4th in any of the BE80T sections will qualify for the Challenge Final which will be held at Weston Park Horse Trials on the 6th October 2018. Should a combination have already qualified then the qualification will pass down the line to no further than 8th place. This will open up more opportunities for as many combinations as possible.
Stafford (1) 16th – 18th March
Kelsall Hill (1) 20th – 22nd April
Llanymynech (1) 12th – 13th May
Somerford Park (1) 19th – 20th May
Berriewood 9th - 10th June
Stafford (2) 13th – 15th July
Solihull (2) 18th - 19th August
Llanymynech (2) 25th – 26th August
Weston Park with its 1000 acre estate provides the perfect setting for the final. The cross country course will take full advantage of the impressive estate which has become respected for its imposing and beautifully built fences, making this a true championship challenge. The Challenge Final will be an educational day with full support from BE accredited coaches for the dressage phase and dedicated course walks for the Showjumping and Cross Country. The Cross Country Course will be bold and encouraging, dressed to a championship level.
The Dressage test, Showjumping and Cross Country will run under the rules for BE80T competitions. Both horse and rider must be eligible to compete in BE80T classes on the date of the Challenge Final. The combination must NOT have qualified for the 2018 Mitsubishi Motors Cup 90 and 100 Championship.
The winner will receive one year’s product sponsorship, a professional picture from prize giving, a Blue Chip logo jacket, saddle cloth and rug. The winner will be required to work with Blue Chip, providing regular updates on what they and their horse are up to. Further fabulous prizes will go down to 8th place.
Qualifiers and other information regarding the Blue Chip Central North West BE80T Challenge can be found on www.westonht.co.uk
New title Sponsor for Sring event
- Published: 21 February 2017
***Exciting new alliance as Equi-Trek Stafford takes up the reins as title sponsor for Stafford Horse Trials Spring Event, 17th – 19th March 2017.***
The organisers of Stafford Horse Trials are pleased to announce their continued partnership with Stafford Equi-trek. Stafford Equi-Trek first joined with the Horse Trials in July 2016 as sponsors of the 'Best Staffordshire Rider' in each section of their summer event. Richard
Rawnsley of Stafford Equi- Trek decided that he wished to further his support of the sport and local riders and so coming on board as title sponsor for Stafford (1) 2017 is a natural progression.
Organiser, Vicky Plant says; 'We are extremely excited to announce that Richard has come on board as title Sponsor for the spring event. It was a delight to work with a fellow local Small business person in 2016 and we look forward to working with and helping Stafford Equi-Trek grow from strength to strength in 2017'.
Based on the Greyfriars Business Estate in Stafford, Rawnsley Horsebox and Trailers are a small family firm who pride themselves on providing a first class, personal service to their customers.
Stafford Land Rover confirmed as title sponsor for July event
- Published: 21 February 2017