Welcome to the Bishop Burton International Youth Championships 2021.

Bishop Burton College is delighted to be hosting this prestigious, exciting Championships for the first time in 2021, showcasing the talent of the very best youth athletes from across the UK at BE90, BE100 and CCI-L YR2* level.

The College has significantly invested in the facilities available to our equine disciplines, most recently out on the cross country course where Course Designer Joe Weller makes the best use of the magnificent undulating parkland; truly ensuring an exhilarating, enjoyable and exciting Championships. This team and individual competition is kindly supported by a team of fabulous sponsors, volunteers and College staff and students – we just could not put on such an event without their support, so a huge thank you to everyone involved!





Tuesday 27th July

Arrivals & Vet Check

13:00 – 18:00

Wednesday 28th July

Arrivals & Vet Check

From 08:00


1st Horse Inspection

BE100 11:00 – 13:00

BE90 – 13:00 – 15:00

CCI2* 15:00 – 16:30


Rider Briefing



Opening Ceremony

19:15 (at the Bishop Burton Arena)


Welcome BBQ

Following the Opening Ceremony

Thursday 29th & Friday 30th July

Dressage Arena Familiarisation

BE90 & BE100 08:15-09:15

CCI2* 07:30 – 08:00



BE100 from 10:00



BE90 from  10:00



CCI2* from 8:30

Saturday 31st July

Cross Country

BE100 from 08:00



BE90 from 11:00



CCI2* from 14:00

Sunday 1st August

2nd Horse Inspection

BE100 from 07:15

BE90 from 08:30

CCI2* from 09:45



BE100 from 08:30



BE90 from 11:40



CCI2* from 14:50



Following the end of each class.

*Wednesday Horse Inspection will take place in number order. Sunday Horse Inspection will take place in reverse placed order. 

All Timings are provisional. 

A Draft Arena Timetable can be found here.

Stabling and Hook up

Stabling will be provided in permanent or temporary stables.

It will be allocated in regions where possible and will be allocated by the Organiser. Temporary Stables are large in size and are secure for the largest of horses; they are the LH Woodhouse Barn Stables.

Shavings & Haylage
Stable bookings will be provided with 2 bales of shavings on arrival - kindly supported by one of our sponsors Bedmax. Additional bales can be purchased at the event. Shavings £9 per bale. 

Small bale haylage is available and can be purchased at the event. Please note - we encourage all competitors where possible to bring their own forage. 

Hook up
Hook up will be available on a first booked basis.

£100 + VAT (£120 total) for the duration of the competition (Wednesday - Saturday nights).

IMPORTANT - 1 connection only, 10 amp supply. 
Please note – this is a limited supply only and will not serve all outlets in your vehicle.
No Splitters / sharing of connection - this will be monitored and connection removed where breeched (without refund). Connection will be refused if deemed dangerous by Electrician.

Event Information

Before you Arrive

Please ensure you complete your FEI Equine Health Self-Certification Form and bring with you to the Vet Check In. 

Hacking Track - will be available Tuesday - Friday. Please see a map here. 

Where will it all take place...

Arrivals and Vet Check – Indoor Arena 1.

Horse Inspection – Championships Arena

Rider Briefing – Bishop Burton Arena Gallery

Opening Ceremony – Bishop Burton Arena

Dressage – Championship Arena

Cross Country – Bishop Burton College Park

Horse Inspection – Championship Arena

Showjumping – International Arena

Prize Giving – International Arena & Podiums

Capturing the moment... 

Onsite Photographer - Matt Nuttall will be in attendance for the full event. He is kindly providing photo vouchers to the winner of each class! 

An Eventful Life will also be with us for the duration of the event. Kindly providing vouchers to the winner of each class and a video montage to the winning team

Meet Our Sponsors

Baileys Horse Feeds

Baileys Horse Feeds

Baileys Horse Feeds are passionate supporters of eventing, having sponsored BE’s Winter Series for 12 years and working with riders at all levels of the sport. “We’re excited to get the opportunity to sponsor the Youth Regional Championships, this year, and are really looking forward to being present to experience the event first-hand,” says Baileys Marketing Manager, Jane Buchan.  “Baileys have worked, regionally, with a number of young riders and it will be great to see their hard work come to fruition at the Championships.”

Baileys Horse Feeds

Porsche Centre Hull

Porsche Centre Hull

Opened in early 2020, Porsche Centre Hull is the newest addition to the Listers Group – a family-owned business founded in 1979. Porsche Centre Hull offers a 20-car new car showroom, extensive Approved pre-owned selection, servicing and parts.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council

East Riding of Yorkshire Council

East Riding Council is proud to sponsor Bishop Burton College. As a council we have a simple and powerful vision for East Riding: Your East Riding...where everyone matters.

For more information please visit

Bedmax Shavings


BEDMAX shavings are purpose made specifically for horses. The ideal, dust free, natural, hygienic horse bedding.

Smailes Goldie Group

Smailes Goldie Group

Smailes Goldie Group Chartered Accountants and Business Advisors are sponsoring the Bishop Burton International Youth Championships. Smailes Goldie’s specialist Agriculture & Landed Estates team have a breadth of sector experience in providing the diverse range of services that farmers, landowners and agri-businesses require.

C.R. Reynolds Group

C.R. Reynolds

The C.R. Reynolds Group is a UK based civil engineering, construction and development company. We have a broad portfolio of specialist works including award-winning projects in key areas of societal and environmental infrastructure.

Hospitality Outlets & Menus

Hospitality Opening Hours - here.

Meadows Dinner Menu - here.

Catering Outlet Menus' Across the Event - here

Other hospitality available in the International Arena / Cross Country Hilltop Viewpoint.

Moulton Donut Company - serving crepes, donuts and other sweet treats.
Caffeine Rush – for that much needed coffee hit! 
Wood Fired Pizza – Authentic wood fired Pizza Van! Saturday only
Canters Events Bar – fully stocked bar with a range of alcoholic refreshments!   Saturday only
Roberto’s Events – Gelato & Prosecco Van! Saturday Only.


Accommodation is available (first come, first served) in the College’s halls of residence.

There are a range of packages available from £33 per person, per night

Book online here.

BBQ's are permitted - please see BBQ Protocol.


Evening Entertainment Activities - Please note activities are still being confirmed and are subject to change

Wednesday 28th July

7.30pm Opening Ceremony & Welcome BBQ.

A huge East Yorkshire welcome to all our competitors, their families, our sponsors, supporters and guests to the Bishop Burton International Youth Championships 2021.

Pre-Booking is essential - click here. 

Thursday 29th July

4-6pm – Animal Management Tour 

Join our Animal Management unit to get a glimpse of some of the wonderful creatures we have here at Bishop Burton College.  30-minute tours, booking is essential click here to book.

7pm – Science Labs Experience

For all those future scientists out there, join in with the Dissection of a whole Horse Leg – See what the leg and foot of the horse really look like from the inside and how everything works. A perfect opportunity to learn about the mechanics of our equestrian athlete with an industry expert. Booking is essential click here to book.

8pm - Equine Water Treadmill Demonstration 

Head to our Equine Therapy Centre within the Bishop Burton Arena to check out our state of the art Equine Therapy Kit with a demonstration of the Water Treadmill with our highly experienced staff. 30 minute sessions. Booking is essential click here to book.


8pm - late Bishops Got Talent! 

Open Microphone Night – get together in your teams, regions or even go solo! Show off your talent, be it sing, dance, make us laugh or something unique! Located in the Conference Hall, next to the Digby Watt Café Bar, the ideal place for the whole family to chill out or have a ball! 

Booking not required. 

Friday 30th July

2pm Laser Shoot

Have you ever fancied a go at the modern pentathlon? The fencing, swimming, show jumping, pistol shooting and cross country running. Bishop Burton is an official academy of Pentathlon GB and home of Yorkshire Pentathlon – why not have a trial session of the laser shoot with our very own trainers? Booking essential click here to book.

4-6pm – Animal Management Tour 

Join our Animal Management unit to get a glimpse of some of the wonderful creatures we have here at Bishop Burton College.  30-minute tours, booking is essential click here to book.

6-7pm - Yoga

Build up strength, stretch your muscles, increase your flexibility and range of motion. Learn to balance your body, realign your stance and posture, release tension and stress. Discover your muscles and how your body works; bringing back awareness to your mind, body and spirit. Booking is essential click here to book.


8pm – Chilled Music Evening

Chill out ahead of Cross Country Day with some chilled vibes and a few quiet drinks. Located at Bishops Bar, the ideal place to gather, enjoy a quiet drink and a natter with friends!

Saturday 31st July

8pm - late Quiz & Live Music

Have some family fun at the end of a busy week, please join us for a final night of fun with quiz and live music in Bishops Bar! 

Download the Entertainment plan here


There is a range of event clothing available for purchase, which can all personalised (if you wish).

Please order by Tuesday 6th July if you wish to have the item delivered to you before the event. Orders made after this date will be for collection at the event or delivered after the event. PLEASE NOTE- Orders made after noon on Wednesday 14th July are not guaranteed to arrive in time for the event. Therefore items will be sent to your HOME address possibly after the event. 

Please note, clothing is non-refundable and non-editable. Please double check your order before you submit. 

View the product catalogue

View ordering instructions


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