Australian Chris ‘Burto’ Burton dazzled in the Castleacre Insurance CCI 2* at Camphire
Australian Chris 'Burto' dazzled in the Castleacre Insurance CCI 2* at Camphire International Horse Trials against notable riders competing this year, coming both first and second, as the event grows from strength to strength .
Zara Phillips, the Queen’s grand-daughter and an eventing world champion, is just one of the riders who competed at Camphire this year along with Nicola Wilson, currently ranked 10th in the world, and the highest ranking Irish eventer, Joseph Murphy.The renowned International Horse Trials and Country Fair held in July within grounds of Camphire estate in Ireland is now a major international fixture attracting more and more world class riders each year.
Mark Hewlett, Castleacre’s Appointed Representative in Ireland says, ‘The whole event has a terrific atmosphere and this year has not disappointed. It has been a great experience for the riders, with around 400 competing, and for the many visitors who have come to see the event – we really enjoy supporting Camphire.’