• 1 ..indoor driving - for all
    for small ponies
  • 2 ..indoor driving - for all
    ...for bigger horses
  • 3 ..for all ages and abilities
  • 4 ..for teams
    any size
  • 5 ..an accessible sport
  • 6 ..for tandems
    if it's too easy...
  • 7 ..for speed
  • 8 ..for fun
    all the family...

About the sport

The grace of Precision and Paces, the accuracy through the cones, the speed and thrills of the obstacles.

Based on horse driving trials, this is a full event in a few hours in the comfort and convenience of an indoor arena.

Spectators are always welcome, and this friendly sport is the ideal way into competitive driving.

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British Indoor Carriage Driving Championships 2015 - Keysoe
Full results here. More pictures here and course details here.
Nicola Blandin Supreme Champion 2015
Nicola Blandin
Supreme Champion Indoor Carriage Driving UK
and Open Pony Champion, 2015
Linda Hill Small Pony Supreme Champion 2015
Linda Hill
Small Pony Supreme Champion, 2015
Presentation by Barry Hilditch, chairman BC
Tara Wilkinson, Supreme Champion Junior 2015
Tara Wilkinson
Supreme Champion Junior 2015
Presentation by Dick Carey, chairman ICD

Amanda Nisbet, Reserve Champion 2015
Amanda Nisbet
Reserve Champion 2015
Presentation by Barry Hilditch, chairman BC
Maria Keady, Reserve Champion, Small Ponies 2015
Maria Keady
Reserve Champion Small Ponies 2015
Presentation by Barry Hilditch, chairman BC
Emily Viller, Reserve Champion Junior 2015
Emily Viller
Reserve Champion Junior 2015

Latest News


Around 150 competitors will qualify for the Finals at Keysoe over the Easter weekend.
The P&P Tests will be the sam...


Qualification Points are awarded as below:
1st = 10
2nd = 8
3rd = 6
4th = 5
5th = 4
6th = 3...

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People say

It's fun, fast and furious.

Sara Howe - International driver and trainer

I love indoor driving because each phase is a different challenge - but the obstacles are best.

Grace - aged 9

We came thinking there was a car boot sale on, but the driving was so interesting and friendly we stayed all day to watch.

At Wix - surprised visitors

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Carriagehouse Insurance

Carriagehouse Insurance sponsor the Ihdt national finals at Keysoe and offer many types of insurance for our members.

Huge Thanks to our trophy sponsors...

Supreme Champion The Dick Carey TrophyPresented by Mr. R.G Carey (Wheelwright)
TandemCarey Tandem CupPresented by Richard Carey
Pony Pair Pony Pair TrophyPresented in memory of Snowy Cleaver. Indoor Team member
Open PonyThe Lynn Harrington Memorial TrophyPresented in memory of Lynn Harrington, Supreme Champion 2003
Open Horse The Henry of Stowell Perpetual Challenge TrophyPresented by Mr. & Mrs. P. Nadin (Equifor Driving Equipment)
Intermediate PonySwingletree TrophyPresented by Cathy Willis
Intermediate HorseSwingletree TrophyPresented by Cathy Willis
Novice PonySmartie Novice Pony ShieldPresented by Sarah Owlett
Novice HorseBradbourne Novice Horse ShieldPresented by Bradbourne D C
Small Pony Supreme Champion Trophy and sashPresented by Sycamore Carriages
Small Single Pony & Small Pony Pair Champion TrophiesPresented by Mr. & Mrs. J Liles (Jeff Liles Greeting cards)
Small PonyRosette and prize for best Small Pony P&PPresented by Maria Keady
VeteranVeteran Champion Trophy
JuniorJunior Driver Trophy (10-14 yrs)Presented by Sports Driving Unlimited
Extra Young DriversExtra Young Driver TrophyPresented by Sarah Owlett
P & P Arena 1P&P Shield for the Best P&P Score in Arena 1 on FridayOriginally presented by Carriagehouse Insurance
P & P Arena 2JAKTAK Shield for The Best P&P in Arena 2 on FridayPresented by Ginny Ashford
Open obstaclesHartspur Trojan Perpetual Cup for
open competitor with fastest combined obstacle score
Presented by Katie Eyres

ICD UK Trophy and Sash to all class Champions
Rosettes to sixth place in all classes for Driver & Backstepper.
Jack in a Box Driving Equipment vouchers
Bridges Property (Blackheath) Ltd
Chandelles Saddlery, Jersey
Frances Kay

Commemorative Rosettes to all competitors.
Presentation of Rosettes will take place on the completion of each class.

Grateful Thanks to our class sponsors...

BioEnergy Technology Ltd. East Anglia ICD Area
Zilco Europe Ltd West Norfolk ICD Area
Peter Blackman Photography Berners Dental Practice
Katie Squirrell-Eyres Bedford ICD
Rowena Moyse
Swingletree Photograph Marshall - Howe Family
Jack in a Box Driving Equipment Sarah Owlett
Jacky Dixon Midlands ICD