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9 tips to make your (equestrian) event more sustainable.

Guest post by Simon Strandvik During my years as a project manager for the eco-label Keep Sweden Tidy I was involved in environmental work of over 100 different events like music festivals, sporting events, conferences and fairs. Throughout these years, I’ve found good examples of how to communicate environmental issues and my biggest lesson was that there must be a combination of enthusiasts who are passionate about environmental issues and a management team that prioritizes the issue. ...

Swedish Lövsta Future Challenge compensates CO2 emission

The Swedish high profile dressage competition series Lövsta Future Challenge has a high focus on sustainability. Every year the organisation of the Lövsta Future Challenge provides sponsored clothing to the participants. This year they choose the Dutch brand EquiRex, that produces eco-chic equestrian sportswear and is the proud owner of The Sustainable Horse. All the CO2 emission from the trips from both the participants and the judges to and from the qualifications and the finals were ...

Burghley goes green

Equestrian events going green! At The Sustainable Horse HQ we are happy to hear of a few events that have a clear sustainability policy. The world famous 4* eventing competition Burghley published below press release on their website: Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials (LRBHT) endeavour to organise and deliver an event with the least amount of environmental impact as possible. Working through every aspect of the event and our all year round office, we are developing systems and innovative ...