Well known for his great humour and fun stories, while also passing on his wealth of experience, international event rider Ben Hobday is set to share his training tips and advice at this year’s Equifest.
Equifest takes place at the East of England Showground, Peterborough, August 12 to 16 and this year plays host to a number of new innovations including, displays and demonstrations as well as top class showing and competition.
Ben will be at Equifest on Saturday, August 15 with two training master classes, one in the new outdoor Demonstration Arena and one in the Indoor Championship Arena. Ben is one of eventing’s bright talents achieving great results at some of the world’s best four-star events.
Based at Somerford Park Cheshire, Ben has shown that from a young age he has talent in the world of eventing. He won the U21 National championships and then went on to be selected for the World Class Start Programme.
He followed that with selection for Britain’s young rider squad, giving him the chance to compete with the very best in the Europe, where he went on to achieve an individual bronze medal and team gold.
Since then Ben has jumped double clear round some of the biggest events in the world including Badminton, Burghley, Bramham and Blenheim, as well as completing Pau four star.
Ben is very excited about his Equifest debut and hopes to bring some of his top horses to the show.
His happy-go-lucky personality is sure to entertain the crowds and bring the fun factor to Equifest 2015.