Dine out with the SJA at Bolesworth International

The Ashford Farm CSI Bolesworth International equestrian festival will take place in the spectacular grounds of 18th Century Bolesworth Castle in Cheshire from June 18-21, attracting many of the world’s leading showjumpers.

BoleworthThis year’s Bolesworth International will run at four-star level for the first time. Confirmed entries include brilliant young American rider Jessica Springsteen, London 2012 Great Britain team gold medallist Nick Skelton, American star Laura Kraut and last year’s Bolesworth Redrow Grand Prix champion William Whitaker.

The Sports Journalists’ Association has been given an exclusive opportunity to send six members to a VIP lunch at the event on Thursday June 18 with  members of the Bolesworth team and current competitors. Guests will be invited to watch the show jumping taking place and have the opportunity to interview the winner of the class.

Places will be allocated on a first-applied, first-served basis.

To book your place, please email Mary Fitzhenry ( as soon as possible as this opportunity is restricted to six people.


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