Horse & Country To Provide Exclusive Live Stream and On-Demand Coverage of the 2021 MARS Great Meadow International

August 4, 2021 - Lexington, KY

Horse & Country (H&C), the leading international sports network for the active and passionate equestrian community, will provide exclusive coverage of the 2021 MARS Great Meadow International on its streaming service, H&C+. The competition will be held at Great Meadow in The Plains, Virginia, from August 19-22, 2021, and will feature many of North America’s best eventing combinations.

H&C will stream worldwide live coverage of all three phases of the four-star competition, as well as selected coverage from other classes. All of the action will be available the following day for H&C+ members to view on demand. Visit for the full streaming timetable.

H&C Director David Qualls said, “The MARS Great Meadow International is one of the premiere eventing competitions in the U.S. and we are excited to provide extensive coverage to our passionate audience worldwide. This outstanding event is a great addition to our broadcast schedule and on-demand library.”

On behalf of MARS Great Meadow International, David O’Connor commented, “We are so excited to see MARS Great Meadow International grow bigger and better every year with the support of our live stream sponsor that helps us share this amazing event with both our local community and the world.” 

H&C+ members can watch the MARS Great Meadow International online or with H&C’s mobile apps, as well as on Xfinity, Roku, Apple TV, Android TV, and Amazon Fire. Membership is just $9.99 per month and full details on how to join can be found at

Beyond H&C’s extensive sports coverage, members also get access to more than 1,600 hours of programming, including Masterclasses by Will Faudree and Will Coleman, as well as episodes of H&C’s Barn Talk series featuring profiles of both Wills and Liz Halliday-Sharp.

There are a number of high-profile opportunities for equestrian brands to advertise around live events on H&C+ including in-stream billboards, in-stream video ads, and pre-roll video ads. For further details, contact H&C Partnership Manager Tattie Singer.

Media and Advertising Contact:

Tattie Singer

About Horse & Country

Horse & Country is the leading international sports network for the passionate and active equestrian community. Headquartered in London, it is available globally via connected TVs, mobile and web and on leading digital and pay-TV platforms in the US, UK, Ireland, Germany, Austria, the Netherlands, Sweden, and Australia. Horse & Country’s programming line-up includes live coverage from leading sporting competitions in all equestrian disciplines, as well as training and learning shows, documentaries, and entertainment.

About Great Meadow International

Established in 2015, the Great Meadow International is a three-day eventing competition held annually at the Great Meadow Foundation in The Plains, Virginia. In addition to the international equestrian competition, the event features VIP hospitality, a trade fair, beer garden, and entertainment for the whole family. The 2021 Great Meadow International will take place on August 19-22, 2021.

For information at Great Meadow International, please visit

About Five Rings Eventing

Five Rings Eventing (FRE) is a high-performance event organizer and management company founded by Darrin Mollett and David O’Connor to enhance the sport of eventing in Northern Virginia and beyond. FRE’s mission is to provide exceptional competition opportunities for athletes and their equine partners to help them reach their individual goals, whether they are at the entry level to international competition or the highest level of team competition.