Ben Leathers

International Event Rider & BE Accredited Coach

Our Services

AERS 2019

Amateur Event Rider Scholarship 2019

Event rider, Ben Leathers BHSI, BE Acc Coach, is offering 4 scholarship places to amateur riders competing or wanting to compete in Eventing for the 2019 season. It will be a unique opportunity for the 4 selected riders to have continued support through training and on the ground throughout the Season.

Scholarship includes –

  • Discounted monthly group training sessions throughout the season
  • Discounted group training sessions at cross country venues across the South East
  • Spring / Summer Training camp
  • Support – competition programs, Speed training, Nutrition & Fitness advice
  • Talks from sports therapists, Equine Well Being etc.
  • Saddle cloth with AERS logo
  • Rules & regulation guidance

Requirements –

  • Open to any Event riders over 16 years of age.
  • Riders must have their own horse
  • Be able to travel to training venues in the South East of England
  • Commit to the monthly training sessions & offered training camps.
  • Be currently competing at 80- 100 (Affiliated or Unaffiliated)
  • The term of the scholarship will be for the 2019 eventing season.

Applications –

Please send the following information via email to

  • Name & age
  • Address & Postcode
  • Phone & Email
  • Level you are currently competing
  • A current photo of yourself competing – in any discipline
  • Competition goals and ambitions
  • Two dates between 15th -31st January that you would be available for your assessment

Applications accepted up untill the 31st December 2018

All applications MUST be received by the 31st December 2018

Applicant assessment - 15th – 31st January 2019

You will be offered two time slots to choose from for your assessment on your chosen dates.

The 4 selected riders with be informed on the 6th February 2019