Dodson & Horrell Chatsworth International Horse Trials

12 - 14 May 2017

Thank you to all who attended the 2016 horse trials. We look forward to welcoming you in 2017!

The Dodson & Horrell Chatsworth International Horse Trials is three days of thrilling equestrian sport, combined with entertainment for all the family in the beautiful surroundings of Chatsworth.

Join us and enjoy world class competition, from elegant dressage, to exciting show jumping and thrilling cross country. You can also get involved in an array of entertainment and activities for the whole family, or browse our shopping village with over 100 high quality trade stands. 

The house, garden, farmyard and adventure playground are open as usual during the horse trials. Dogs on leads are welcome at the horse trials. Please do not leave dogs in cars.


2016 timetable and map

Take a look at the provisional timetable (pdf 1.5 mb) and the course map (pdf 205 kb).

Individual entrants, start times and results can be found at


Online advance tickets are not available after 10 May, but you can still book tickets at the gate.

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Membership & caravans

We have three types of membership that enjoy access to the VIP membership area during the event.

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Entertain at the 2016 Dodson & Horrell Chatsworth International Horse Trials.

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Family fun dog show, attractions & displays

There's fun for the whole family at the 2016 Chatsworth International Horse Trials

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Shopping village

A carefully selected and wide range of trade stands ensuring a great shopping experience

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We would like to thank all of our sponsors for their generous support.

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Event Rider Masters

The Dodson & Horrell Chatsworth International Horse Trials are proud to be part of the Event Rider Masters. The series will showcase the world’s best riders with each leg streamed live giving audiences around the world a chance to follow this innovative development in the sport.

BE Arena Eventing Competition

Download the Arena Eventing Schedule (pdf 330kb).

Dubarry Burghley Young Event Horse Classes

Download the Dubarry Burghley Young Event Horse Class Schedule (pdf 160kb).


Press accreditation is limited and priority will be given to journalists from recognised broadcasters or publications and professional websites. Read more about press accreditation (pdf 245kb) and apply using the press accreditation form (pdf 58kb) available from 1 February 2016.

Publication and/or sale of unauthorised photography and media is strictly prohibited.


Electric scooters and manual wheelchairs are available for hire during the event through Event MobilityFor details please contact Event Mobility on 01386 725391 or email


For any enquiries relating to the Dodson & Horrell Chatsworth International Horse Trials, please contact Gail Dale at