Hartpury College

Development Squad

There are a minimum of twelve places available in the Development Squad and each member will receive the following support:

  • Weekly group training sessions with the Academy Director, Lizzel Winter or Academy Show Jumping Coach Corinne Bracken
  • Assistance with planning a competition schedule

Applications to join the Development Squad are invited from event riders who have competed at BE novice level and have won at least 6 points, dressage riders who have won points at Elementary level and above, and Para dressage riders who have competed successfully within their grade and show jumpers who have won money at BS 1.10m level and above.

Equestrian athletes who have previously been a part of the Development Squad have gone on to achieve in a range of both competitive and business environments.


If you feel that you would be well suited to the Development Squad, you can apply by downloading an application form from here on January 1st 2016

There are also a limited number of places available for the Elite Development Squad. Selection for this squad is for riders currently competing at Development level (or above) and showing the potential to be at Elite level in the future. Consideration for this Squad is at the discretion of the Equine Academy Director.