Radio Interviews

Sunday 5 August

Captain Mark Phillips

The cross country course at the 2018 Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing provided and exciting finish to the Magic Millions British Open CIC3*. Course Designer Captain Mark Phillips reflect on the success of the course and the event as a whole.

Izzy Taylor

Oxford rider Izzy Taylor who has narrowly missed out on the Magic Millions British Open CIC3* title at the Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park. Taylor came in second place with a score of 31.1 on her horse Be Touchable.

Emily King

Emily King, daughter of Mary King, who has come 4th in the Magic Millions British Open CIC3* at the Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park with a score of 36.2 on her horse Dargun.

Ludvig Svennerstal

Swedish rider Ludwig Svennerstal (based in Wiltshire) who has come 3rd in the Magic Millions British Open CIC3* at the Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park with a score of 35.5 on his horse Stinger.

Caroline Clarke

Yorkshire rider Caroline Clarke who has completed the Magic Millions British Open CIC3* at the Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park in 14th Place with a score of 66.1 on her horse Touch Too Much.

Harry Dzenis

Sussex rider Harry Dzenis who has completed the Magic Millions British Open CIC3* at the Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park in 13th place with a score of 61.5 on his horse Xam.

Tim Price

New Zealand rider Tim Price who has completed the Magic Millions British Open CIC3* at the Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park in 7th place with a score of 43.5 on his horse Pats Jester.

Heidi Bratlie Larsen

Norwegian rider Heidi Bratlie Larsen who has completed the Magic Millions British Open CIC3* at the Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park in 18th place with a score of 86.6 on her horse Euforian.

Chris Burton

Australian Chris Burton who has won the Magic Millions British Open CIC3* at the Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park with a score of 24.6 on his horse Polystar I.

Tim Price

New Zealand rider Tim Price who has completed the Magic Millions British Open CIC3* at the Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park in 7th place with a score of 43.5 on his horse Pats Jester.

Francis Whittington

Francis Whittington who has completed the Magic Millions British Open CIC3* at the Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park in 11th place with a score of 57.2 on his horse Hasty Imp.

Dan Jocelyn

New Zealander Dan Jocelyn who has completed the Magic Millions British Open CIC3* at the Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park in 12th place with a score of 58.5 on his horse Dassett Cool Touch.

Peter Phillips, Event Director

As the 2018 Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing comes to a close, Event Director Peter Phillips reflects on what has been a hugely successful three days, speaking with Ffion Robinson.

Morgan Kent

Morgan Kent after taking second place in the TopSpec Challenge for the Corinthian Cup at the 2018 Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park with her horse Felda with a score of 29.5.

Lucy Wheeler

Lucy Wheeler after winning the TopSpec Challenge for the Corinthian Cup at the 2018 Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park with her horse King Creole VD N Ranch with a score of 27.1.

Harriet Ford

Surrey rider Harriet Ford after taking third place in the TopSpec Challenge for the Corinthian Cup at the 2018 Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park with her horse According to Archie with a score of 29.5.

Andrew Downes

Andrew Downes after winning the RoR/NTF Retrained Racehorse Event Championship at the 2018 Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park with his horse Gold Nugget.

Tom McEwen

Local rider Tom McEwen after taking second place in the RoR/NTF Retrained Racehorse Event Championship at the 2018 Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park with his horse Dream Big.

Saturday 4 august

Tom McEwen

Gloucestershire rider Tom McEwen after winning the Smith & Williamson British Intermediate Championship at the 2018 Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park with his horse CHF Cooliser with a score of 36.9.

David Doel

David Doel who has finished 3rd overall in the Dodson & Horrell British Novice Championship at the 2018 Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park with a score of 34.7 on Galileo 111.

Katie Hancock

Katie Hancock from Newquay after finishing a fantastic 2nd overall with her horse Coddstown Pet in the Dodson & Horrell British Novice Championship at the Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park – home to HRH The Princess Royal.

Francis Whittington

Francis Whittington of Crowborough who has won the Dodson & Horrell British Novice Championship at the Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park with a score of 33.1 with his horse DHI Purple Rain.

Alexander Bragg

Alexander Bragg from Bridgwater who has finished 2nd overall in the Smith & Williamson British Intermediate Championship at the 2018 Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park with a score of 38.1 on Shannondale Percy.

Sam Griffiths

Australian rider Sam Griffiths who has finished 3rd overall in the Smith & Williamson British Intermediate Championship at the 2018 Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park with a score of 39.5 on Gurtera Cher.

friday 3 august

Captain Mark Phillips

Cross country course designer Captain Mark Phillips as he looks ahead to the weekend, how the Magic Millions Festival of British Eventing has evolved over the years and how his son Peter is taking over the reins as Event Director as it really is a family affair with Gatcombe Park of course home to HRH The Princess Royal.

Oliver Townend

William Fox-Pitt

Nicola Wilson

Pippa Funnell