|Badminton | Picturesque even in sub zero temperatures|
In December Badminton played host to a British Eventing Course Designers Day, concentrating on the BE90 and BE100 levels, for which of course Badminton hosts the Mitsubishi Motors Grassroots Championships.
|Nick Guantlett explains his thoughts to Eric Winter et al|
Some 30 course designers started the day at Nick Gauntlett’s yard, just 5 miles from Badminton, where they worked with real horses and jumps in Nick’s outdoor school. After a classroom session at The Old Ship in Luckington, they moved to Badminton Park to look at the route of the Grassroots Championship and to lay out some imaginary fences on the frozen ground