INVESTEC – the leaders in wealth management are to sponsor the Saturday at The Eventing Spring Carnival.
Held on April 1 to 3 at the picturesque Thoresby Park in Nottinghamshire, the event has attracted the leading names in the sport with Nicola Wilson, Laura Collett, William Fox-Pitt and Oliver Townend, to name just a few of the sports stars, all entered.
Adding their support to this prestigious horse trials fixture, the sponsorship will be known as Investec Saturday with many of the country’s well-known riders competing for the major spoils in the climax of the 3* Investec Bowl.
Also running on Investec Saturday are the Intermediate, Open Intermediate and Open Intermediate Under 21.
Stuart Buntine of organisers BEDE Events said: “Investec have been much valued and very loyal supporters of our events and we are delighted to have them as title sponsors of Investec Saturday.
“Momentum is now gathering pace and we are looking forward to a fantastic three days in the stunning surrounds of the Thoresby Estate and the Thoresby Hall Hotel.”
Sections include international 2*S and Novice on Warner Hotels Friday; the Investec international 3*, Intermediate and Open Intermediate on the Saturday and Lycetts Grantham Cup (International 4*) and Advanced on the Sunday.
Also running throughout the event is the Animalintex Leading Rider Award, who will take the prize at the grand finale?
Said Andrew Ryde of Investec: “We have sponsored and supported at BEDE Events for nearly five years now and are really looking forward to The Eventing Spring Carnival.
“It is an excellent venue in a fantastic setting and everyone is welcome to come and see us for drinks in the Investec marquee on the cross-country course, where we will also have live stream coverage.
“Being based in Sheffield we have the opportunity to reach out to existing and potential new clients in a superb, social occasion which everyone can enjoy.”
For further information about The Eventing Spring Carnival visit www.bede-events.co.uk