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Monday, March 7, 2016 • 12:04 pm

The SEIB Burghley sponsored ride – Sunday 4 September 2016

A unique one-off chance to ride along the famous four-star Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials Cross Country Course on the final day of the World Class International Three Day Event.

Take this fantastic opportunity on Sunday 4 September to enjoy a 12km leisure ride alongside the huge fences and explore the tracks and pathways of the Burghley Estate while raising money for charity.

Thanks to the support of Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials, Burghley Estate, Stamford XT and the sponsorship of SEIB Insurance Brokers, 100% of your money will go to charity.

The day includes completion rosettes, a photographer and special Burghley prizes for the most money raised.  A great ride to do with friends, as a yard or club and it is open to riders 5 years and upwards so you could come as a family.

This will be the fourteenth ride held on the Sunday of the Burghley Horse Trials, cumulative proceeds for charities is now over £200,000. Numbers taking part have varied from 300 – 500 each year and is suitable for horses of all ages, sizes and abilities to come and take part, provided they are fit and well. The ride allows walking, trotting and some designated cantering areas. There is no jumping.

For full details, information, frequently asked questions visit the website:  or email: or write to: Burghley Sponsored Ride, Belmesthorpe Grange, Newstead Lane, Stamford, Lincs PE9 4JJ.

Entries are now open, and a schedule and entry form can be downloaded from the website which includes options to enter and pay online at or email for details on entering by post.

A minimum donation of £33 per rider is required with your application form. Entries close Friday 26 August (no entries on the day).