Tri-Star Saracen Horse Feeds Grass Roots Bursary

The Tri-Star Saracen Horse Feeds Grass Roots Bursary is an accumulator for riders at BE80T, BE90 and BE100 levels, who have never ridden at Intermediate.

The accumulator will run for all classes at these levels at Oasby 1, Burnham Market International, Whitfield, Berkshire College of Agriculture, Aske Hall, Cholmondeley Castle, Firle Place International, Shelford Manor 1&2, and Burnham Market 2.

Supported by Saracen Horse Feeds, the bursary offers the winner an opportunity to train with three Saracen Horse Feed ambassadors. The bursary is aimed at the true grass roots competitor, only riders that have not competed at Intermediate and above will be eligible.

At all Tri-Star grass roots events, points will be allocated to the top 10 eligible riders in each section of BE80T, BE90 and BE100 (including open classes). The highest placed qualifying rider/horse combination will receive 10 points, down to 1 point for the 10 qualifying combinations. Riders can gain points across all levels (BE80T up to BE100).

To be presented at Osberton International, the winner will receive a range of prizes including a tonne of Saracen horse feed and a bursary to include three days training in dressage, show jumping and cross country.

Second place will receive half a tonne of horse feed and clothing, and third place will receive a quarter of a tonne of horse feed and a rug.

Last year’s prize winners were 1st: Sophia Icke riding Think Tank Think, 2nd Pippa Carnell on Life and Soul II and 3rd Laura Ridout with Coolodge Sox.

     Michael Bacon of Saracen Horse Feeds with the Grass Roots winners