BECF Vision & Mission

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The Vision, Mission and objectives of the British Eventing Charitable Foundation (BECF) have been carefully set out:

Our Vision

To provide an increased number of opportunities for everyone to become involved, participate and enjoy the sport of eventing so that they may gain from the unique benefits the sport offers

Our Mission

To be dynamic and forward thinking, committed to removing barriers of access to the sport of Eventing whilst improving competence and hence safety, and enjoyment for all those involved in a way that the sporting spirit and fun of eventing is retained and maximised.

Our Objectives

  • To encourage, remove barriers and increase the opportunities for people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds to participate in the sport of Eventing
  • To provide training to amateur riders of all ages which improves their riding skills, as well as their safety and horse welfare
  • To promote volunteering and its benefits through a series of training programs within the sport
  • To develop and nurture the under 18 age group in the Sport of Eventing through the U18 Program, improving rider safety, knowledge of horse welfare, sportsmanship and teamwork
  • To support coaching initiatives, providing more opportunities for coaches to improve their skills and improve the quality of training available to those in the sport.
  • To research, develop and implement safety initiatives

How can I take part?

All BE Rider training up to Novice level, Volunteer training and Coach Training (UKCC Level 2 and below) is run through the BECF. By taking part in a BECF course you are helping to support future training initiatives for these groups. See what training opportunities are available through the BECF by visting the Training & Education pages and looking out for the BECF logo.