The British Ethnic Riders Federation CIC

Sandra Murphy

Sandra Murphy – CEO Equidiet UK Ltd and Founder and Chair of BERF, Trustee

1) Sandra is a passionate horsewoman with 50yrs Equine experience, Sandra rode for the Royal Air Force and has competed Affiliated Eventing, Dressage, Showjumping and Endurance GB in her Equine Career. She also trained the youngest BAME British Eventer in the UK age 12 competing against adults in 2008.

2) Sandra is a qualified Equine Nutritional Hydrotherapist who also created EquidGel, the world’s 1 st Liquid Feed for horses which provides optimal 100% natural, hydration and has the only ‘Black’, all female led Equine Nutrition company in the UK.

3) She is also the founder and chairperson of the British Ethnic Riders Forum (BERF) with over 350 members from ethnically diverse communities throughout the UK and Internationally. BERF provides a platform for members to access advise, information, training, sponsorship and media opportunities and the committee work tirelessly behind the scenes to create change and increase participation within the Equine Industry.

4) Sandra was recently nominated for the ‘Changemaker Award’ at the Sunday Times Sports Women of the Year 2022 for her effort to create change within the Equine Industry.


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