Nicole Lockhead Anderson and Azolette crowned the champions in the British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Qualifier

Nicole Lockhead Anderson and Azolette. Credit: 1st Class Images

Arena 3 saw British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C qualifier get underway with 60 combinations starting the class. Each fence posed a different question and caught many out, leaving 17 through to the jump off. Nicole Lockhead rose to the occasion with 8-year-old Azolette, known as Big Ears at home, and prevailed to take the sought-after British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C qualifier in a time of 42.99 seconds

When asked about Big Ears, Nicole said: “She’s [Big Ears] amazing, she is on a winning streak! She was quick, she loves a jump off.” Along with her success today, Nicole has also qualified for the HOYS Talent Seekers.

Derek Morton and Zlatan Z took second place, with Oliver Fletcher and BP Pocahontas taking third place All of which qualify for the British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Championship Final.

British Horse Feeds, makers of Speedi-Beet, is the equine feed division of I’Anson Bros Limited and is based in Masham, North Yorkshire. British Horse Feeds is best known for its flagship product ‘Speedi-Beet’ which, thanks to the unique patented process has revolutionised the feeding of beet pulp. Speedi-Beet has improved nutrient availability and soaks in just 10 minutes, compared to 24 hours for sugar beet pellets. It’s a great way to add quality fibre to your horse’s diet for slow release energy. For more information contact British Horse Feeds on 01765 680300 or visit our website on

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