Welcome to Bicton Arena

Bicton Arena is recognised as one of the leading equestrian venues in the South-West. Situated in the majestic setting of rolling Devon parkland, its close proximity to junction 30 on the M5 means it is easily accessible and attracts competitors and spectators from across the South-West and beyond.

Bicton Arena boasts superb facilities, including more than 100 cross country fences  located in the grade one listed parkland, two superb all weather arenas along with its iconic grass showjumping arena, and a further five competition rings. The Arena attracts in the region of 10,000 competing horses each year, with many more non-competing riders taking part in camps and training days.

Competitions are held throughout the year that are affiliated to the governing bodies of British Eventing, British Showjumping and British Dressage. There are also numerous unaffiliated competitions across each discipline, along with many clinics and lecture demonstrations taken by leading trainers and riders.

The venue has also become a popular base for Pony Club and adult horse camps.  Here at Bicton Arena, we pride ourselves on hosting efficient and professionally run competitions, clinics and schooling hire to all levels of riders.

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    Easter Eventers’ Camp @ Bicton Arena  13th -15th April 2017

    Easter Eventers’ Camp @ Bicton Arena 13th -15th April 2017

    A three-day intensive training camp with renowned trainers and international event riders Padraig and Lucy McCarthy. This is an opportunity to improve skills, build confidence and polish up technique in a fun and friendly environment. Places are limited and are on a first-come first-served basis. All abilities and levels are welcome!

     Pre-Season Eventers’ Camp at Bicton Arena  14th -15th February 2017  A two-day intensive training c

    Pre-Season Eventers’ Camp at Bicton Arena 14th -15th February 2017 A two-day intensive training c

    Pre-Season Eventers’ Camp at Bicton Arena 14th -15th February 2017 A two-day intensive training camp with renowned trainers and international event riders Padraig and Lucy McCarthy. This is an opportunity to improve skills, build confidence and polish up technique ahead of the 2017 competition season. Places are limited and are on a first-come first-served basis. All abilities and levels are welcome! £230.00

    Arena Eventing Clinic Monday 9th January

    Arena Eventing Clinic Monday 9th January

    Following the BE Arena Eventing on Sunday 8th January, Lucy Wiegersma will be taking an Arena Eventing Clinic on Monday 9th January

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