Hardy Etc Tip

British Eventing Check List For Horse & Rider

You’re just about to leave the yard and you’re thinking…… “Have I remembered everything?”

A quick checklist will make sure you are super organised and don’t leave anything behind.



Show Jacket – Black, Navy or tweed

Stock/tie- Don’t forget your stock pin


Riding Boots Long or short with Chaps

Beige/white or cream jodhpurs

XC colours and hat silk – Hardy Etc colours of course …..

Body Protector

Riding hats, crash helmet with no fixed peak for cross country, plain navy or black hat silks for dressage and showjumping

Whip- Long for warm up dressage, short for showjumping and XC

Medical armband

Hair Net

Cash for your start fee, plus treating yourself at the burger van


Number Bib

Coat, just incase

BE schedule

Directions to the event, plus contact numbers


Saddle- Dressage and Jumping saddles plus stirrups

Girth- Stud girth and dressage girth

Bridle (with your different bit if needed)

  White numnah

Martingale or breastplate if needed

  Neck strap

XC boots, Show jumping boots, over reach boots

  Stud kit

  Haynet x 2

Cooler rug

  First aid kit

Ice tight or cooling leg wraps if needed

  Boot tape for XC


 Good Luck and have fun!