By kind permission of J W Thompson Esq, at Sussex Farm, Burnham Market, Norfolk, PE31 8JY
Thursday 9th to Saturday 11th April 2020


Thursday 9th: BE100, Novice, CCI3*-S & CCI4*-S (Dressage)

Friday 10th: Novice, Open Novice, Intermediate, Open Intermediate, Advanced, CCI3*-S & CCI4*-S (Dressage)

Saturday 11th: Advanced, CCI3*-S, CCI4*-S



Musketeer Event Management Ltd, 2 Gate Cottage, Brancaster, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 8EE, Phone: 01485 210070, Email:  

Vanessa Luff, Tri-Star Eventing, Phone: 01949 829061 Ext 1, Email:

CCI3*-S and CCI4*-S should expect to do dressage on Thursday and Friday. The Advanced section may run on either Saturday or Sunday, depending on entries. Priority will always be given to those able to accommodate us in this difficult schedule.

Competitors in International classes only. Please note in addition to your entry fee at the time of entry you will be charged an extra fee of £15 for 3* competitors and £21 for 4* competitors. This is charged by the FEI for the Worldwide Equine and Human Anti-Doping Program. This fee will be refunded in full if your entry is withdrawn.


INTERNATIONAL COMPETITORS – Enter an event as a non-British Eventing member guide

Entry fees include VAT. VAT Reg No 797 8351 61. Please make cheques payable to MEM. Separate cheques are not required for each horse, but please write each horse’s names on the back of the cheque.

Withdrawals/Entry Amendment – by 03/04/2020   by emailing

Refund Policy – 100% refund for entries withdrawn before the Ballot date.  Thereafter, entries that are replaced will receive a full refund subject to a £12 administration charge (plus VAT).  Entries made after Ballot date are not necessarily eligible for a refund.  A waitlist will be held.  Please note all refunds will be issued within three weeks post event.

MEM Withdrawal and Refund policy 2020


Onsite Stabling – £110 per stable inc VAT for the duration of the event (includes 2 bales of bedding on night one).  Last day to book onsite stables will be 3rd April 2020. Please make cheques payable to MEM, separate cheques are not required for each horse, but please write each horses names on the back of the cheque.

Local Stabling – is available at £25 per night. To book, please send a completed BE Stabling Form to Musketeer Event Management (2 Gate Cottage, Field House, Brancaster, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 8EE).  Bedding is not guaranteed and you may have to bring your own.  Do not book stables directly – it will not be cheaper and will cause confusion.  Stable contact number – 01485 210070 (09:00 – 17:00 only)  No refund for onsite or local stabling will be issued after the Ballot date.

The British Intermediate Championship Qualifier.

National Classes – rosettes to tenth place.  Prize money to be confirmed.
International Classes – rosettes to fifteenth place.  Prize money to be confirmed.
Riders must attend all prize-givings or prize money will be forfeited.

Burnham Market is an all grass course on well drained undulating farmland in a hilly part of Norfolk, which includes a water complex. Every effort will be made to ensure good going. Excellent spectator viewing. SJ Course Designer – Sue Peasley. XC Course Designer – Alec Lochore. XC Course Builder – Mark Watler.

There will be a variety of caterers and a licensed bar on site. This is a very busy time of year, accommodation and dining reservations will need to be made well in advance.  Our preferred supplier is

In case of abandonment please phone 01485 210070.

All terrain vehicles/motorcycles – will not be permitted.

Owners – All registered owners of competing horses will gain entry via their BE Membership card.  We will once again run a shuttle service up the hill onto the cross country course for owners and trainers.  Burnham Market International Horse Trials will also provide an Owners’ marquee adjacent to the Main Arena for use by all owners, which will serve complimentary light refreshments throughout the day.

Dogs – welcome but must be kept on leads at all times.

Entrance Policy – General admission tickets are sold on a per-person basis (there is no charge for parking).  No other passes, other than those issued by Burnham Market Horse Trials, will admit to the event.

Post Code – PE31 8JY  Grid Reference – TF800420

Burnham Market is 20 miles north east of King’s Lynn and 10 miles north west of Fakenham. Sussex Farm is 1 and 3/4 miles west of Burnham Market. Horseboxes must not approach through Burnham Market. There will be AA signs from Fakenham and Kings Lynn. All traffic must approach the event via Docking.  Please do not put the postcode in your sat nav as it will take you the wrong way, you must follow the AA signs.