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Defending Champion heads 2019 Entries

Tim Price amongst 86 entries for 2019 Event.

Defending champion, Tim Price from New Zealand, heads the entries for Land Rover Burghley 2019. He’ll be accompanied by his Badminton-winning wife Jonelle and between them they will be bringing five horses to compete; laying down the gauntlet to the rest of the world’s leading event riders.

The star-studded line-up also includes former Burghley winners, Chris Burton (AUS) and the ever popular Pippa Funnell who enters Billy Walk On, Majas Hope and MGH Grafton Street.

A strong British contingent is headed by another former Burghley winner, Oliver Townend, who brings Ballaghmor Class, Ulises and Cooley Master Class, although the latter is likely to be withdrawn as he is Oliver’s selected mount for this summer’s European Eventing Championships, having won at Kentucky in the Spring. Last year’s runner-up Piggy French and Vanir Kamira, will be hoping to go one better, while other noteworthy entries include Gemma Tattersall, who has both Arctic Soul and Santiago Bay in the mix. Izzy Taylor and Zara Tindall are both bringing five-star first timers to Stamford this autumn, with PSH Gazelle and Class Affair respectively.

Please click here to read the rest of the article as it appears on the Burghley Horse Trials website





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