The origins of eventing


Lest we all forget, given that 4* events now look like Walt Disney sets, eventing started as an out shoot of the cavalry.

This video shows what a cavalry horse used to be expected to do . . . not much like today’s eventing but perhaps reminiscent of foxhunting in Ireland!

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