2005 Kuster BEF Groom Award
20 November 2005

There are only 5 days left to nominate your hardworking groom for the 2005 Kuster BEF Groom Award.

CLICK HERE to see our earlier article about the award.

This year, the award has a separate section for Carriage Driving grooms.

Get your entry in by 25 November for your favourite groom to have a chance of winning a luxury 5 night trip to Washington DC, and 2 nights in the five star London Grange City Hotel, or runners up prizes of a weekend shopping trip at the same London hotel.

The award is sponsored by Frank Kuster of Grange Hotels who says: ?Grooms are often the unsung heroes of the equestrian world and I want to recognise and reward their invaluable work.? The competition is open to all grooms, whether from a local riding school or Olympic Yard and repeat nominations from last year?s award are very much encouraged.

A groom can be nominated by anyone, including him/herself. Please include:

  1. Why you believe the nominee deserves the award
  2. An example of how the nominee has displayed the 'x factor' required to win this coveted title
  3. Contact details of the nominee
  4. Which category they are being entered for: Dressage, Show Jumping, Eventing, Driving, Livery Yards/Riding Schools or ?other equestrian disciplines? (please specify)

Send your entry to: Kuster BEF Groom Award, British Equestrian Federation, Stoneleigh Park, Kenilworth, Warwickshire CV8 2RN or email it to

CLICK HERE to download a nomination form (PDF file format)