Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy leads BHS spring convention

By Justine Thompson

Event diary

23 February 2010 14:32

International Showjumper and event trainer Peter Murphy will lead this years British Horse Society National Spring Coaching Convention. 
 
There will be two opportunities to see Peter as the Convention will be spread over two dates – at Merrist Wood, Guildford, Surrey on 13 April and Blackdyke Farm Riding Centre, Cumbria on 11 May.
 
Peter has been involved in riding and competing from an early age and his first international success was in 1983 as part of the gold medal winning Junior European Team.

Since then Peter has gone from strength to strength, winning a wide range of competitions and competing on more than 10 Nations Cup teams worldwide. He is still considered one of the UK’s leading riders.
 
In addition to his competition career, Peter is also an accredited BSJA coach and one of the British Eventing team coaches working with the team towards the 2012 Olympics.  Based in Lancashire, Peter and his wife Eleni run a successful yard providing training and livery opportunities.
 
Tickets are priced at £35 for BHS Registered Instructors, £40 all others. These days count as continual professional days (CPD) update days for BHS registered instructors.
 
To be placed on the priority mailing list call Alison Le Fevre on 01926 707820 or email a.lefevre@bhs.org.uk.