The Full Course Showjumping Podcast, is brand new podcast hosted by International Showjumper Will Fletcher and Commentator Sam Gerrard-May.
We will be discussing all things showjumping from current news to upcoming events, debates on numerous topics and even have a chat with some of the biggest names in the sport and we want you to get involved so join us as we embark on this exciting journey.
Jay Halim joins us to discuss how he has Climbed the ranks of British Showjumping and his recent success from the Bolesworth Young Horse Championships. In Part 2 we discuss Sport psychology with Dan Petho
To start things off we get to know show host Will Fletcher in more details and discuss his career, earliest Showjumping memory and even favourite food. Part 2 sees us talking to star of Wonder Woman and junior showjumper Lilly Apsell
Reigning European Champion Martin Fuchs join us this week. We discuss his journey to the top of the sport, the superstar horse that is Clooney and his hopes for the 2021 Olympic Games. In Part 2 Sam and Will discuss who they think will receive medals at the Tokyo Olympics. Make sure you rate and review!
Dutch Showjumping legend Maikel Van Der Vleuten joins us in part 1 as we discuss the highs and lows of the career , his recent success in St Tropez and learn more about his training philosophy. In Part 2 we catch up with GB young rider Alfie Bradstock to hear about his time being based with Team Fletcher , Puissance success and recent move to Switzerland.
This week we bring you the latest news and gossip from the world of Showjumping. This includes a report on the action from 5* classes in St Tropez. We also answer your questions and in Part 2 Team GBR young Rider Emily Ward joins us to discuss her career so far and recent move to Canada
Irish Showjumping Legend Cian O’Connor joins us to share his stories from many years in the sport. We discuss how he created his business, Olympic medals and his views on the cancellation of the 2021 European Championships. In Part 2 we catch up with YouTube and Instagram sensation This Esme (Esme Higgs)
Darragh Kenny joins us in part 1 to discuss the highs and lows of his showjumping career. We also get insight into what it was like to jump in the Prague super Grand Prix . In part 2 we catch up with team GB young rider Oliver Fletcher to discuss his career so far and gain insight as to what it’s like to be part of team Fletcher
Harry Charles is one of the worlds best young riders! We speak to him about the highs and lows of showjumping and what it’s like to have competed at some of the most prestigious events around the globe. In Part 2 we catch up with Equi-Trade founder Kate Sweeney to discuss her platform and vision for the future
Australia’s Rowan Willis joins us to talk about his success at WEG 2018, the superstar horse Blue Movie and how he began his career in Australia. Part 2 sees us catching up with British Young Rider Jodie Hall-McAteer as we discuss her pony career and the best moments of her senior showjumping days so far
Swedish Olympian Peder Fredricson talks to us about his career and how how he made it to the top of the sport, we also hear about his eventing roots and how he came into the sport of showjumping, in part 2 we speak to Lizzie Bunn Hickstead show director as they celebrate their 60th Birthday
Team GB special featuring the Showjumping Legend that is John Whitaker. He talks to us about his career spanning over 50 years. We hear about the highs and the lows. In part 2 Di Lampard joins us as we talk Olympics, European championships and much more!
Great Britain’s highest ranked rider joins us this week. Ben has won many championship medals in his career and most of the big grand prix’s in the world. We also catch up with Jen Donald the Showjumping editor for Horse and Hound
This weeks episode features two special guests. Jessica Springsteen is one of the USA young talented riders who saw her first 5* Grand Prix win last summer and Bob Ellis is a man that needs no introduction he set the courses at the London Olympics in 2012 and he tells us more about his career spanning over 40 years
One of Britain’s leading lady riders is the weeks guest. Laura Renwick tells us how she made it to the top of the sport as well as how to ride a fast jump off round! In part 2 Kate Lewis (Blobthecob) answers your questions!
This week we have Laura Kraut join us. She’s one of the best lady riders in the world! we talk all things showjumping and with Laura’s words of wisdom, gained from years of experience in making it to the very top of the sport you can be sure to take something away with you! We also have Kate Lewis or as she’s better know Blobthecob joining us and answering your questions.
Jack Whitaker is our guest this week. He tells us what it's like to be up and coming in the sport and how it feels to be part of the Whitaker dynasty. We also hear some funny tales about growing up with the sport and discover Jack's hidden construction talents. In section 2 we answer your questions.
Scott Brash joins us this week, his record is quite simply incredible. Olympic Gold Medalist from London 2012, Only Winner of the Rolex Grand Slam of Showjumping and part of Team GB's Bronze medal winning team in Rotterdam last year. Scott gives us an insight into his career highs and lows, we get a view from behind the scenes and Scott shares some great advise with us.
Harriet Nuttall joins us this week, she spoke to us about what it's like to ride around the Hickstead Derby as well as the key to success in the speed derby. Hosts Sam Gerrard-May and Will Fletcher have a chat about the new championship format.
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This special episode is with Nina Barbour Show Director, she tells us about Equestrian Relief and what it's like to run some of the biggest equestrian events in the calendar.
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James Wilson joins us this week to discuss his breakthrough year in 2019, Olympic dreams for 2021 and some funny stories about his hidden talents, plus much more! Hosts Sam Gerrard-May and Will Fletcher discuss their favorite moments from the sport.
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We have a chat with International Showjumper Joe Stockdale about his recent success in Spain and the journey home after hearing the news of the Coronavirus outbreak. Joe and Will share with us some of the funniest moments of their careers so far and Hosts Sam Gerrard-May and Will Fletcher discuss who their top 5 riders are.