Horse Trial Sponsors
The Bicton Horse Trials are kindly supported by:
About Bicton Arena
Bicton Arena is one of the top equestrian venues in the south-west drawing competitors and spectators from a wide area.
It is set in majestic rolling Devon parkland with superb facilities, and a dynamic team led by professional event rider Helen West.
Competitions are held throughout the year that are affiliated to the governing bodies of British Eventing, British Showjumping and British Dressage. Numerous unaffiliated competitions are also run across each discipline.
Collectively the above attracts in the region of 10,000 competing horses, with an estimated footfall in the region of a steadily increasing 20,000 per annum.
2 affiliated horse trials are hosted annually attracting many of the top names from the sport of eventing. Each competition hosts on average 600 competing horses, with this figure expected to grow as the trials establish themselves in the eventing calender.
Facts and Figures about Equestrianism in the UK
• 11 million people express an interest in the equine industry
• There are 4.2m regular riders in Great Britain and
• 2.5m equestrian competitors
• The equestrian industry has a turnover of £4 billion per annum
• 52% AB Category
• 28% C1 category with a strong female audience
If you are interested in sponsoring either the Horse Trials or Show Jumping events please contact Martha Harley on firstname.lastname@example.org.