logo350Musketeer Event Management Ltd is the organiser of the Houghton International, the Barefoot Estates Burnham Market International, the Horsezone.co.uk Whitfield Horse Trials, Cholmondeley Castle Horse Trials, and the Burnham Market Horse Trials in the autumn.

Founded by Alec Lochore in 2001 during the FMD crisis, it is now a well-established event management company, running primarily, but not exclusively, equestrian events up and down the country. Alec’s great wealth of experience as a rider, international course designer and technical delegate ensures that the company recognises the importance of all the aspects of running a successful event.

Our Team

Alec Lochore

Alec was Eventing Manager for the London 2012 Olympic Games, is Technical Delegate for the Rio 2016 Olympics and Badminton Horse Trials, and Event Organiser of the 2015 FEI European Championships. He also has an Event and Equestrian Consultancy business: www.aleclochore.co.uk.

Gemma Walker

Gemma runs the business on a day to day basis, ensuring that everything is in place to make the events run smoothly for all concerned.

Harriet Vaughan-Jones

Harry joined May 2015 after working in bloodstock insurance in London. She is assistant organiser and works along side the rest of the Musketeer team.

Jenny Stewart-Meiklejohn

Jenny takes the lead on sponsorship for Musketeer events, also handling Ground Jury liaison. She has previously worked at Blair International.

Hilary Manners

Hilary is a freelance journalist, hosts the Musketeer website, and is our media officer for Burnham Market and Houghton International Horse Trials.