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.

Latest News
    Ambition Arrives

    Ambition Arrives

    The wait is finally over. The Ambition syndicate has arrived and is set to change the way performance horses are owned and campaigned. Elite Horse Owners, the management company responsible for the Ambition syndicate, are opening the doors to owning top performance horses to a wider audience, by offering a fixed fee, fixed term syndicate

    We are pleased to announce a 2 yr sponsorship partnership with Elite Horse Owners

    We are pleased to announce a 2 yr sponsorship partnership with Elite Horse Owners

    Bicton Arena are delighted to announce a sponsorship and hospitality partnership with Elite Horse Owners(“EHO”)

    Bicton Arena are delighted to announce we will host the BD Area Festival Semi Finals

    Bicton Arena are delighted to announce we will host the BD Area Festival Semi Finals

    Bicton Arena will host the BD Area Festival Semi Finals for the next 3 years. We are delighted a huge well done to Gemma Cooke who has worked tirelessly on building the dressage at Bicton Arena. Thanks to all our loyal dressage competitors, judges, writers, stewards etc...

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