Pippa Funnell is coming to ABERDEEN!!!
Sponsored by Country Ways, and supported by Aberdeenshire XC Jumps and David Lawson Equestrian Events, in this 3 — 4 hour demo Pippa will share with you her training methods and techniques which have served her so well over her career.
Does she really need an introduction?!? Philippa Rachel «Pippa» Funnell MBE is an Event Rider who, in 2003, became the first person in history to win the Rolex Grand Slam of Eventing (consecutive wins at Rolex Kentucky, Badminton and Burghley)., she's won Badminton twice and at the European Championships, she has won two Individual golds and three team golds. She is a three-time Olympic medallist, winning team silver in 2000 and 2004, and an individual bronze in 2004. She also competed at the 2016 Olympic Games.
Pippa is also the author of a series of children’s books called Tilly's Pony Tails, each title in the series tells a new story about Tilly’s adventures with horses and ponies. As well as the fictional story, each title also contains a tips section with expert advice from Funnell on all aspects of horses and ponies.
TICKETS: £37 each. We are introducing both a 'Family Ticket' (which equates to a 25% discount for up to 2 x adults plus 2 x kids, or 1 x adult plus 3 x kids) and also a Pony Club/Riding Club Bulk Purchase scheme, with a discount of over 10% on tickets which must be purchased in multiples of 10. As always, space is limited and we expect to sell through these tickets very quickly, so please keep an eye on this page so you don't miss the chance to book.
For those planning to attend from further afield, the Moxy Aberdeen Airport hotel has rates from £38 for two adults sharing a room!!! This is only a short taxi ride from the venue.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS DEMO TAKES PLACE IN AN UNHEATED BUILDING IN JANUARY — WRAP UP WARM!!!
Photos © Fiona Scott-Maxwell.