2016 Prize List

1st Prize£63,00011th Prize£3,500
2nd Prize£46,00012th Prize (48+ starters)£3,000
3rd Prize£35,00013th Prize (52+ starters)£2,500
4th Prize£25,00014th Prize (56+ starters)£2,500
5th Prize£17,00015th Prize (60+ starters)£2,500
6th Prize£12,00016th Prize (64+ starters)£2,500
7th Prize£9,00017th Prize (68+ starters)£2,500
8th Prize£7,50018th Prize (72+ starters)£2,500
9th Prize£6,50019th Prize (76+ starters)£2,500
10th Prize£4,50020th Prize (80+ starters)£2,500
All prize money will be awarded to the owners

In addition the following prize money will be awarded to the top five riders:

1st Prize£5,000
2nd Prize£4,000
3rd Prize£3,000
4th Prize£2,000
5th Prize£1,000

 

The Land Rover Perpetual Challenge Trophy presented by Land Rover will be awarded to the winning owner. A miniature of the Land Rover Perpetual Challenge Trophy will be awarded to the owner and to the rider of the winning horse.

The Burghley Challenge Cup presented by the Sixth Marquess of Exeter will be awarded to the winning rider.

The Henry Tate Challenge Cup presented by Sir Henry Tate, Bart, will be awarded to the owner of the second horse.

The Sugden Challenge Trophy presented by Miss Nora C. Sugden will be awarded to the rider of the second horse.

The Stamford Challenge Cup presented by Stamford Town Council will be awarded to the owner of the third horse.  A silver photo frame presented by Dawson of Stamford Ltd will be awarded to the rider of the third horse.

A miniature of the Land Rover Perpetual Challenge Trophy presented by LAND ROVER will be awarded to the highest placed British Rider who is competing for the first time at Burghley.

Dawson of Stamford Ltd. presents a silver photo frame to the third placed athlete.

Pol Roger Champagne will present a jeroboam of Pol Roger Champagne to the winning rider and a magnum to the riders placed second and third.

The British Horse Foundation will present a £1,000 prize to the Breeder of the highest placed British Bred Horse providing it finishes in the first six places.

Rolex Grand Slam of Eventing: a cash prize of $350,000 will be awarded to the athlete who wins Kentucky CCI**** (USA), Badminton CCI**** and Burghley CCI****. Such wins may cover more than one calendar year and may begin with any of the three competitions, but must occur consecutively.

FEI Classics: Burghley is part of this series. Points won at each of the 4 Star events in the series go towards prizes for the athlete(s) with the most points over the year.

Peden Bloodstock International Pairs Challenge is an additional competition held within the CCI4*. The top 15 highest ranked British Riders are paired, in reverse order, with the top 15 ‘Rest of the World’ riders. i.e. British Rider ranked 1st is paired with the ‘rest of the world’ rider ranked 15th. A total of £4,000 in prize money is available for pairings placed 1st – 3rd.

Sport Horse Breeding of Great Britain will present a bronze and rosette to the owner of the highest placed horse sired by an SHB (GB) Graded Stallion or HIS Premium Stallion, provided it finishes in the first twelve places.

Twemlows Stud Farm will award a scholarship for two embryos to the highest placed British bred or domiciled mare completing the competition providing it is placed in the top 20.

The Worshipful Company of Farriers will award a rosette and a plaque to the owner of the ‘best shod horse’, and a plaque to the registered farrier responsible for its feet and shoeing.