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It is now 7 years since Symm first sponsored the horse trials at Hambleden and in this time the event has become a well-established International event, highly regarded by both competitors and spectators.
Its unique setting and levels of challenge in all classes make it a favourite event for many.  I must confess that seven years ago I knew very little about eventing and whilst I am still no expert, I now know enough to really appreciate the high levels of skill and dedication of the riders and I am looking forward to another spectacular weekend of competition.
I would like to express huge thanks to Lisa Hughes and the countless volunteers, whose amazing energy and commitment make this such a unique and special weekend for us all.
I hope you enjoy yourselves.
Aidan Mortimer
Group Chief Executive




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Lisa Hughes

Tel: 01491 575467
Mobile: 07766 147349


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