Posted: 15th April 2019 | Back to news feed
ARE you heading to this year’s Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials? Here’s your chance to get a sneak preview of the exciting cross-country course thanks to a new programme on Horse & Country.
The Badminton 2019 Preview show, presented by Lizzie Greenwood-Hughes, takes in a course walk with well-known designer, Eric Winter and leading event rider, Sam Watson as they look at the five most serious combinations on the course.
Watch the programme first on Horse & Country’s streaming service from Thursday, April 18. Sign up to watch at horseandcountry.tv
If you want to know more about how riders will tackle the major combinations, at what is one of the most talked about events on the equestrian calendar, subscribe to H&C to watch this fascinating show.
The five most demanding combinations including the Savills Staircase, Shogun Sport Hollow, Mirage Water, Nyetimber Heights and The Lake with L200s are the main features of the programme.
Watch and learn as Eric and Sam discuss how riders will approach and jump each obstacle as they make their way round what is arguably one of the world’s toughest courses.
Throughout the programme, Irishman Sam is true to his words and honest with his thoughts on each combination as he chats to Eric, getting the low down on the course designer’s thinking behind each fence and the angles they should ideally be tackled on.
With fantastic drone footage running alongside Eric and Sam’s humorous banter and chat, this highly entertaining show is a must watch on the countdown to the prestigious event.
Watch on Horse & Country’s web and mobile apps and streaming devices, also on Apple TV, Android TV, Amazon Prime, Amazon Fire, Roku, Samsung Tizen.