Based out of a charming family-run yard in Bedfordshire, the Whinnett Family are well known and respected within the wider equestrian community. Chris is an incredibly promising young rider producing quality show jumpers, and is an integral part of the family business. He benefits from a wealth of experience and support at home, and this is proven in his infallible work ethic and ever-growing potential.
Chris has an amassed an impressive track record over the years, and 2019 was no exception! Chris and his team of horses, largely produced by himself from novice level, have achieved fantastic results including competing in the Winter Novice final at the RIHS with Cavalier Gold and qualifying for the Senior Newcomers Final with Bonne Du Rouet Z – culminating in a 9th place finish in the Newcomers Championship at the Horse of The Year Show.
With a promising team of young horses in his stables rising through the ranks, Chris steps in to 2020 with growing ambitions! He aims his horses once again at major national qualifiers and championships, as well as looking to plan his first steps on to the International stage.
Chris and the Whinnett Family are delighted to be supported by Bee, Chloe and the team at Beewear. Already reaping the benefits of the stylish kit and equipment on offer, Chris is excited to see what 2020 will bring!