In light of the recent Equine Herpes Virus reports around the country, the British Equestrian Federation (BEF) and the BEF Member Bodies* have been in continuous dialogue, taking recommendations from veterinary experts to monitor the situation. The BEF and its Olympic sport Member Bodies are working together to provide best-practice guidelines, information and advice for all Member Bodies of the Federation, horse owners, riders and competition organisers, which is available to view online on the following websites:


British Equestrian Federation

British Dressage

British Eventing

British Showjumping


Another meeting with the BEF, BEF Member Bodies and veterinary experts will take place after the Easter period, with a constant review taking place in the coming weeks and until the virus has been stabilised.


*British Dressage, British Eventing and British Showjumping