James Rushbrooke

Wednesday 7th - 11th May 2025

James Rushbrooke

Great Britain
  • 54 - Milchem Eclipse


It will be the third consecutive visit to Badminton for British rider James Rushbrooke (27) and Milchem Eclipse. The pair completed its first Badminton in 2022 and was 17th here last year. They also completed their first Burghley last year.

James is based near Leeds in Yorkshire where he runs his own yard. In 2021 with Milchem Eclipse James was a member of the winning British Nations Cup team in Boekelo.

James is a former MFH with the Badsworth and Bramham Moor. James trains with Ian Woodhead and Guy Williams

Milchem Eclipse owned by the rider is an 12-year-old Irish-bred sport horse of unknown breeding. He was acquired in Ireland as a 4-year-old with the intention of selling him on. He has been produced through the grades by James.



Milchem Eclipse

ISH, Ireland, 2012
16.2hh , bay , gelding

Breeder Ralph Conroy

Owner(s): Rider

Notable Results

2023 – Burghley CCI5*L 26th Milchem Eclipse

2022 – Little Downham CCI4*S 8th Milchem Eclipse

2022 – Alnwick CCI4*S 40th Milchem Eclipse

2021 – Boekelo CCIO4*L 20th Milchem Eclipse (team gold)

2021 – Blair Castle CCI4*S 12th Milchem Eclipse

2021 – Hartpury CCI4*S 24th Milchem Eclipse

2021 – Alnwick CCI4*S 35th Milchem Eclipse

2021 – Barbury Castle CCi4*S 19th Milchem Eclipse

2021 – Bicton CCIU254*L 6th Milchem Eclipse


2023 – 17th Milchem Eclipse

2022 – 43rd Milchem Eclipse (first time horse and rider)