Somerford Park

Somerford Park

Charlotte and Carl to compete at Somerford Park Premier League Dressage:

Somerford Park Premier League Dressage has once again enjoyed enormous entries and are delighted to announce that British Dressage favourites Carl Hester and Charlotte Dujardin will both be competing. Carl will be riding the fabulous Hawtins Delicato, while Charlotte will be riding her stunning grey mare Florentina, new ride Keystone Drummer Boy – owned by Tracy Cooper and En Vogue will be competing in Sunday’s Grand Prix.

Carl Hester (Saturday 26th May) and Charlotte Dujardin (26th and 27th May)

Other well known names making the journey to Somerford Park Premier League Dressage include Michael Eilberg, Kate Cowell, Jayden Brown, Emma Hindle, Becky Moody, Sarah Higgins and last year’s pony winner Annabella Pidgley.

The world of eventing will also be represented in the shape of Ruth Edge – following her recent win at Floors Castle Horse Trials.

Following on from the success of last year’s inaugural award, Somerford Park are also thrilled to announce the return of the Cheshire Crown.

The prestigious trophy will be awarded to the owner of the highest placed horse in Sunday’s Grand Prix, sponsored by Firmdale Hotels.  The Cheshire Crown will be presented to the winner by sponsors of the Grand Prix, Kit Kemp from Firmdale Hotels whose daughter Willow Kemp will be competing at the Premier League Dressage.

Cooke Coachbuilders to sponsor across all three major events:
Somerford Park are delighted to announce that Cooke Coachbuilders will be sponsoring both the Premier League Dressage event which takes place 25th – 28th May and International Horse Trials 17th – 19th August.

It was announced earlier this month that Cooke Coachbuilders are title sponsors of this weekends National British Eventing competition, at Cheshire’s premier equestrian venue Somerford Park.

Editors Notes:
Cooke Coachbuilders are an innovative coach building and design team with over 43 years’ experience of getting their customers and their horses from A to B in the greatest of comfort.  With this knowledge Cookes can deliver the horsebox you have always wanted, from smaller 3.5tonne vehicles to HGV’s
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Somerford Park’s three major equestrian events offer a fun day out for all the family providing top sporting action, superb retail therapy, and excellent food outlets.

Tickets can be purchased online at or on the gate £5 per person or £10 per car.