London 2012 Olympics

Big Star had just one fence down throughout the whole of the Olympic Games - sadly that fence was in the final round of the Individual when Nick and Big Star were in pole position for the Gold Medal.

Very disappointing, but looking forward to Rio in 2016 already!


Gold Medal Stamp

Here is the Royal Mail stamp especially issued for the Olympic Gold Medal winners showing the Show Jumping Team




Team GB's show jumpers won the Team Gold Medal at the 2012 Olympics in a nail-biting jump off with the Netherlands.

Brilliant rounds from all four of our riders secured the Gold Medal.

Four fabulous horses and their riders!

Nick awarded OBE

Nick has been honoured in the Queens Birthday Honours List with an OBE, click below for more detail:

Nick Skelton recognised in Queens Birthday Honours List


Nick and Carlo win Grand Prix in Baule

Nick and Carlo won the Grand Prix today in La Baule


Nick Skelton and Big Star Repeat Victory in $80,000 Pennfield Feeds CSI 3* Grand Prix

Wellington, FL - March 18, 2012 - The tenth week of the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival (FTI WEF) concluded with a day full of jumper competition at The Stadium on the beautiful grass field. Nick Skelton (GBR) and Beverly Widdowson's Big Star earned yet another victory at the FTI WEF in the $80,000 Pennfield Feeds CSI 3* Grand Prix. Skelton and Big Star beat out Cian O'Connor (IRL) and KEC Alligator Alley and David McPherson (GBR) and Chamberlain Z in a three horse jump-off.


Skelton and Unique Score Again in $32,000 Suncast® 1.50m Championship Jumper Classic

Skelton and Unique Score Again in $32,000 Suncast® 1.50m Championship Jumper Classic