There have been horse trials (eventing) at Burgie since 1977, with an International three day event taking place at Burgie every June between 1993 and 2012. Since 2012 there are hosted a number of events run at various levels including 2 each summer which are affiliated to British Eventing.
The current Lochore family have all ridden to a high level in the sport of eventing with Polly Lochore winning a team gold medal at the European Eventing Championships in 1969. Polly, Hamish, Alec, and Alec’s wife Emily have both completed Badminton and Burghley on several occasions, and indeed Alec and Emily’s boys are both active members of their local pony club.
Alec was the Eventing Manager at the London 2012 Olympics and Technical Delegate at Rio2016 and the World Equestrian Games,Normandy 2014.
There is a large livery years at Burgie which does not currently have availability for casual riding.
For those who wish to ride please contact Burgie and we can advise prior to your stay.