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Last updated: Sun 10 Jun 2018

Nunney Horse Trials 2018

The Nunney Horse Trials 2018 take place from 15 to 17 June in the spectacular grounds of Grade II listed Southfield House near Nunney.

Nunney Horse Trials 2018 (photo: Johnny Fenn)

Nunney Horse Trials 2013 (photo: Johnny Fenn)

Nunney Horse Trials 2018 – or Nunney International Horse Trials to give the event its full name – is an exciting, high quality sporting event that attract big names.

For three days, Southfield House becomes a hive of activity and as well as sporting action there’s the chance to browse an eclectic range of trade stands and food outlets, all positioned around the main arena where showjumping takes place throughout the three days of the competition.

Selling everything from saddles to furniture, they will keep even the most seasoned shoppers busy, with benches around the perimeter of the arena enabling you to take a seat and watch the showjumping every now and again.

Nunney Horse Trials 2018Then you can head out onto the cross country course and watch all the action over the fixed timber fences. Midway, there’s a coffee stop to refuel.

The event attracts some of the top names from the sport of eventing international stars with Zara Phillips, Harry Meade, Sam Griffiths, Kristina Cook and Izzy Taylor all competing there in the past.

If you’re visiting the Nunney Horse Trials 2018, check out Visit Nunney for great tips on places to stay, eat and drink in Nunney.

With Nunney Castle and a refreshing pint of beer or cider at The George at Nunney just a short stroll away along the course, Nunney is well worth the detour.

The moated castle is clearly visible across the course. It was built around 1373 by Sir John de la Mere and is ranked as one of the most interesting small castles in the UK. Entry is free and it’s open all day.

Contact information
Nunney Horse Trials 2018
Southfield House
Whatley
Frome
BA11 3JY
Web nunneyhorsetrials.co.uk

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