Olympia Horse Show News

Services Jumping Championship Competitors Announced

The top eight Service personal have qualified for this year’s Services Championship at Olympia. Held on the Wednesday 17 evening, the Championship is run under its own unique rules so that the class is fast and different. It consists of two … Read more »

Teams and Themes Announced for Olympia Quadrille

The teams and themes for this year’s SEIB/British Riding Clubs Quadrille of the Year  have been announced. The Quadrille, which takes place on Sunday 21 December, combines traditional dressage moves with flamboyant costumes and music  in this hotly contested competition. Last … Read more »

Injured Jockeys Fund official Show charity for 2014

The Injured Jockeys Fund is to be the charity of the year at this year’s London International Horse Show at Olympia from 16-22 December 2014. Markel International, the specialist insurer, will sponsor a unique class on Friday 19th December. The Markel … Read more »

Olympia Displays Announced!

The headline displays for this year’s Show are the include the magnificent Mounted Branch of the Metropolitan Police and the incredible Ukrainian Cossack Stunt Riders – both of whom haven’t performed at Olympia for four years. Taking centre stage at Olympia … Read more »

Olympia Box Office opens 8th May

The Box Office for the 2014 Olympia, London International Horse Show, will open on Thursday 8th May at 9am.  An early rush for tickets is anticipated, particularly for popular performances such as The Alltech Puissance (Thursday 18th December) and the … Read more »

Olympia Senior Showing Grand Final

Organisers of Olympia, The London International Horse Show, have confirmed that the 2014 Show will host The Olympia Senior Showing Grand Final.  The Show has entered into a contract with Senior Showing and Dressage Ltd who will run the competition.

Renwick’s gesture pays in pairs in The Martin Collins Pairs Relay

Laura Renwick’s offer to help out a fellow rider paid dividends in the exceptionally exciting final competition of Olympia, The London International Horse Show 2013, The Martin Collins Pairs Relay. She took the win riding Beluga and partnering Brazil’s Marlon … Read more »

Large Novice Dogs Final

By Mandy Wallington Sunday is the turn of the large Novice dogs, often young dogs and sometimes equally young handlers at the start of their agility career. The morning semi-final again whittled 36 down to 10. With the crowd on … Read more »

Ben Maher proves he still has the X-Factor in the Olympia Grand Prix

Ben Maher saved the best until last at Olympia, The London International Horse Show, winning the last big class of the week, the Olympia Grand Prix, with a classic display of calm horsemanship on his own and Quainton Stud’s home-bred … Read more »

Maikel is the master again

Olympia, The London International Horse Show is proving a lucrative venue for the talented young Dutch rider Maikel van der Vleuten, who has added the €12,000 Christmas Masters to the €37,000 he earned last night in the Longines FEI World … Read more »

Maikel is the master again in the Christmas Masters

Olympia, The London International Horse Show is proving a lucrative venue for the talented young Dutch rider Maikel van der Vleuten, who has added the €12,000 Christmas Masters to the €37,000 he earned last night in the Longines FEI World … Read more »

Flute flies the Flag for Connemaras in the BSPS Heritage Mountain & Moorland Championships

A superb example of the Connemara breed carried off the championship BSPS Heritage Mountain & Moorland Championships at Olympia, The London International Horse Show. Sandra Burton’s Fly The Last Flute – stable name William – came to her stable only … Read more »

Kennel Club Large Agility Stakes

By Mandy Wallington Saturday was the day for the big classes; for the horses it was the FEI World Cup, and for the dogs it was the Large Agility Stakes. Once again judge Bill Glover’s courses held some subtle traps, … Read more »

Marco flashes the Cash at the H&M Ivy Stakes

Former European champion Marco Kutscher was at the height of his powers in the H & M Ivy Stakes, the last class on H & M day at Olympia, The London International Horse Show. The leading German rider went in … Read more »

Maikel pulls off a gem of a win in the Longines FEI World Cup presented by H&M

Maikel Van der Vleuten made history at Olympia, The London International Horse Show when he matched his father Eric’s achievement in 2009 of winning the Longines FEI World Cup qualifier presented by H & M. The packed house was treated … Read more »