Webinars and Training with Team Tapner and the Tapner Academy

We are very excited to present our first ‘Everything Grooming Day’ with Paul, Georgina and Cara Bexton.
Monday 16th August 10am – 4pm
To Include; Packing, preparation and what to expect when taking your horse away to a stay away competition.
Care post XC to include cooling down and Icing
And a ‘how to’ trot up presentation.
Plus the ability to have a plaiting and turn out session 3-4pm for those that wish to.
Paul and Georgina have worked together for 20 years forming Tapner Eventing Team. They have represented Australia at the very best 3 days and have taken part in many more of all levels in their quest to reach the top. They have WON best turned out, best groomed horses and Best dressed at many events, Lumulhen, Badminton, Tattersalls and Bramham to name just a few.  
They will be joined by Cara Bexton, Cara is a freelance international event groom and has groomed at more than 40 4* and 5* competitions for many top riders. She knows all the tricks of the trade and has helped many riders to top placings including grooming for Pippa Funnel during her grand slam years. She is well regarded on the circuit as one of the best and her experience and Knowledge is second to none!
To enter please click here
Cost: £75 non members £60 TTA members 10am – 4pm please bring a packed lunch.
All entries are subject to a non refundable booking fee of £2
Limited places



If you would like private training please do get in contact.

Paul and Georgina are available for private, group or clinic tuition in all 3 disciplines. We do also offer on line mentoring and video reviews. [email protected]

We have some great short video lessons as well as our webinars available to purchase and download, follow this link to find them.


Terms and conditions for clinics

  1. Horse/Pony sports are dangerous. Neither the Tapner Eventing Team (Paul, Georgina or anyone acting on their behalf), nor the landowner can accept any liability for loss, damage, accident or injury to any persons, horses or property.
  2. Personal Injury and Equipment Insurance Notice; The venue / instructor /Team Tapner (Paul, Georgina or anyone acting on their behalf) or Horse-Events Ltd do not insure the rider, your horse or your tack and equipment. You are strongly advised to have in place your own adequate personal accident insurance at all times.
  3. The Venue/ Horse-Events Ltd and The Instructors will not be held responsible for any accident, injury or loss to any person or their property however this may be caused.
  4. Any equipment, even if advised by Paul, Georgina or a representing body, is used at your own risk.
  5. Helmets and other safety equipment must adhere to the standards used in Affiliated competition (BSI Kitemarked, SEI ASTM F1163 04a onwards and SNELL E2001). You are strongly recommended to replace your hat if damaged or following a fall.
  6. Wearing a body protector of the correct standard (Level 3) is compulsory when riding XC
  7. Each rider is advised to have their own personal accident insurance, Paul, Georgina or anyone acting on behalf of Team Tapner Academy or Tapner Eventing team cannot be held responsible and all taking part is done so at the riders own risk.
  8. It is noted that Eventing and training with horses is a particularly dangerous sport.
  9. Your tack and equipment must be well-fitting and safe. Further guidance can be found in the BHS handbooks, or ask Paul or Georgina.
  10. It is compulsory that every person entering a Team Tapner Academy lesson who is under the age of 18 years of age is accompanied by a responsible adult.
  11. Anyone going an online webinar under the age of 14 must have an adult present.
  12. The Management of the venue or Team Tapner reserves the right to ask anyone to leave the venue / course / webinar at any time without giving a reason.
  13. You note and accept there will be a no medical or veterinary cover on site.
  14. All horses/ponies must be over four years old.
  15. In the event of a cancellation, entry fees will be returned less £5 admin fee is retained.
  16. Withdrawals: entry fees are non-refundable after 72 hours prior to the event OR once the times are done. Before this time  entries will be refunded less £5 admin fee any course booking fee will be dependable on each venues rules.