December 2020 Show 

 

 

Entries close on the 1st January 2020 at 8pm GMT.  

 

ROSETTES TO TENTH PLACE IN ALL PHOTO SHOWING CLASSES!

HSO's 114th Show!

 

Photo showing classes are £3.

Video dressage are £11. 

 

Entries can be paid for via PayPal, Postal Order, cheque or bank transfer and can be Emailed to [email protected], sent via Facebook message, or submitted via an online form at www.horseshowsonline.co.uk.

When submitting entries please include your name, horse/pony's details, postal address (for any prizes won) and PayPal address (if paying by PayPal). Please label/indicate all images with the class(s) you wish to enter. Professional photographs that are watermarked are not allowed to be used, unless permission is gained from the photographer.

 

 

 

 

* Ring One Photo Showing *

 

 

Class 1 Condition and Turnout – Sponsored by Bling In The Show Ring

Judged on presentation, condition and turnout of horse and rider/handler (if pictured).

Collage entries allowed? Up to five pictures are permitted, ideally one to be a full body shot (if submitting a collage entry please ensure the collage is ready made).

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? No

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Bling In The Show Ring - beautiful hand made accessories using genuine Swarovski crystals (https://www.facebook.com/BlingInTheShowRing/?fref=ts).

Judged by: Bling In The Show Ring team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a prize from Bling In The Show Ring.

 

 

Class 2 Jumping Stars – Sponsored by Bex’s Browbands and Collars

Entry to show off your horse over a fence. Can be ridden, loose schooled or on the lunge. If ridden, rider’s position will be taken into account.  

Judged on technique, shape and overall ‘wow’ factor.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Bex's Browbands and Collars – beautiful, quality browbands at an affordable price (https://www.facebook.com/bexsbrowbands).

Judged by: Bex's Browbands and Collars Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a prize from Bex's Browbands and Collars.

 

 

Class 3 Best Solid Colour – Sponsored by IV Horse

Open to all solid colours – ie. black, bays, greys, etc.  

Judged on condition, conformation, presentation and overall ‘wow factor’.  

Collage entries allowed? Up to five pictures are permitted, ideally one to be a full body shot (if submitting a collage entry please ensure the collage is ready made).

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? No

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by IV Horse Products - IV Horse, pronounced 'Four' or 'For' Horse, manufacture and supply an extensive and comprehensive range of quality products for horse and rider, as well as pets. Many products are unique and exclusive (www.4horse.co.uk, http://www.facebook.com/ivhorse).

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a prize from IV Horse (by entering this class you are accepting that if you win, HSO will forward your address to IV Horse for the purpose of the prize. If you do not want your address to be forwarded please state upon entry).

 

 

Class 4 Best Open Coloured – Sponsored by IV Horse

Open to all skewbalds, piebalds, roans, duns, palominos and spotted horses.

Judged on condition, conformation, presentation and overall ‘wow factor’.

Collage entries allowed? Up to five pictures are permitted, ideally one to be a full body shot (if submitting a collage entry please ensure the collage is ready made).

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? No

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by IV Horse Products - IV Horse, pronounced 'Four' or 'For' Horse, manufacture and supply an extensive and comprehensive range of quality products for horse and rider, as well as pets. Many products are unique and exclusive (www.4horse.co.uk, http://www.facebook.com/ivhorse).

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a prize from IV Horse (by entering this class you are accepting that if you win, HSO will forward your address to IV Horse for the purpose of the prize. If you do not want your address to be forwarded please state upon entry).

 

 

Class 5 Best Gallop – Sponsored by Bex’s Browbands and Collars

Entry to show off your horse’s gallop, can be ridden or at liberty.  

Judged on presentation and ‘wow factor’.  

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Bex's Browbands and Collars – beautiful, quality browbands at an affordable price (https://www.facebook.com/bexsbrowbands).

Judged by: Bex's Browbands and Collars Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a prize from Bex's Browbands and Collars.

 

 

 

 

* Ring Two *

 

 

Class 6 My Horse and I – Sponsored by Horsehair Keepsakes and Jewellery by Chloe

Entry to show off the bond between you and your horse.  

Collage entries allowed? Yes

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? No

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Horsehair Keepsakes and Jewellery by Chloe - handmade Bracelets, Necklaces, Keyrings & Rings created from your own horse's tail hair (https://www.facebook.com/HorsehairKeepsakesByChloe/).  

Judged by: HK&J Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive an item made from their own horse/pony’s hair.

 

 

Class 7 Best Stable Shot – Sponsored by NJP Media

Entry to off your a picture of your horse taken in their stable. Judged on content and presentation.  

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by NJP Media – digital edits of your horse (https://www.facebook.com/NJPMedia86/?ref=page_internal). 

Judged by: NJP Media Team 

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a digital edit of their horse.

 

 

Class 8 Dreaming of a White Christmas – Sponsored by Airframe Assemblies Ltd

Entry to show off your snow shots.  Judged on content and presentation.  

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Airframe Assemblies Ltd (https://www.facebook.com/AirframeAssembliesLtd/). 

Judged by: AA Team.

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a prize.

 

 

Class 9 Our Year – Sponsored by Papercuts by Hannah

Entry to show off memorable moments shared with your equine(s) during 2020.

Judged on content and presentation.  Text can be included in the collage.  

Collage entries allowed? Yes (if submitting a collage entry please ensure the collage is ready made).

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? No

Price to enter: £3

Kindly sponsored by Papercuts By Hannah – unique personalised designs of your horse to cherish forever (https://www.facebook.com/papercutsbyhannah). 

Judged by: PBH Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive an A4 handmade papercut of their horse.

 

 

Class 10 Best Christmas Card Photo – Sponsored by Goomoo Shop

Entry to show off a photo suitable to be used for a Christmas card.   Photo can be festive or winter themed.  

Judged on content and presentation.  

Collage entries allowed? No 

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price to enter: £3

Kindly sponsored by Goodmoo Shop – supplying a wide range of gifts that are ethical and support recycling and fair trade (https://www.facebook.com/goomooshop).  

Judged by: Goomoo Shop team.  

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive an ethically sourced jute bag.

 

 

Class 11 Best Santa Hat Modelling – Sponsored by Funky Gee Gees

Entry to show off your horse modelling a santa hat, reindeer antlers or any other festive headpiece.

Judged on content and presentation.  

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Funky Gee-Gees – cartoon horses to make you laugh out loud (https://www.facebook.com/FUNKYGEEGEES).

Judged by: FGG Team 

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a keyring from Funky Gee Gees.

 

 

Class 12 Best Headshot (mares) – Sponsored by M. Wilson

Judged on content and presentation.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Maria Wilson. 

Judged by: M. Wilson 

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a £10 Amazon voucher.

 

 

Class 13 Best Headshot (boys) – Sponsored by J Johnson Transport

Judged on content and presentation.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Judged on content and presentation.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by J Johnson Transport  

Judged by:  JJT Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a sash.  

 

 

Class 14 Best Newcomer – Jacqui-Marie Designs

Open to all horses or horse and rider/handler combinations that have not been placed 1st in any HSO photo showing class in the previous four months.

Judged on content of photo and ‘wow’ factor.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Jacqui-Marie Designs – equestrian gifts and illustrations (https://www.facebook.com/jacquimariedesigns/).

Judged by: J-MD Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a £5 voucher to use against items in Jacqui-Marie Designs’ online store.

 

 

Class 15 Festive Pets – Sponsored by Immy’s Pet Portraits

Open to all pets (non equine).  Entry to show off festive-themed shots of your pets.  

Judged on content and presentation.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same pet be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Immy’s Pet Portraits – beautiful acrylic, water colour and pencil portraits https://www.facebook.com/Immys-Pet-Portraits-276588499705719/).

Judged by: Immy’s Pet Portraits Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a Christmas decoration from Immy’s Pet Portraits.

 

 

Class 16 Magical Muzzles – Sponsored by Arty’s Bar

(FREE with one paid entry). Equine entries only. 

Judged on content and presentation. 

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse be entered more than once? No

Price of class: FREE (with one entry into December's show)

Kindly sponsored by Arty’s Bar - a refurbished Ifor Williams 505 trailer transformed into a mobile bar (https://www.facebook.com/artysbars/).

Judged by:  TBC

Prizes:  Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a sash.  

This class is not eligible for points. One entry per person

 

 

First place from Ring One and Ring Two will go through to the championships, where overall champion for each ring will receive a super size rosette. Judge for the championships to be confirmed.

 

 

**Bonus Class** (FREE with one paid entry)

Renaissance Rosettes Horse Star of the Month

This class is free to enter if you have entered the current month's schedule. All you have to do is Email a photo of your nominated equine with approximately 200 words why you think your chosen horse should win. The winning horse will receive a super size luxurious rosette. Kindly sponsored and judged by Renaissance Rosettes and Ribbons. This class will close the same day as the main show classes, but will be ran separately from the main classes, with entries being uploaded onto an album on HSO's Facebook page, not onto the website. Additionally, there will be no points gained from this class to count towards the Points League, nor will the winner be eligible for the monthly champs. Please Email your entries for this class separately from your main show entries, to: [email protected], labelled “Horse Star of the Month”.

 

 

 

 

* Ring Three Video Dressage *

 

 

HSO's Video Dressage is a fun and friendly online dressage competition aimed at the everyday horse and rider who would like to develop their dressage and improve their partnership with their horse.

Feedback is given in an encouraging, constructive manner on your test sheet and there will also be regular additional material on the Facebook group, including hints and tips on how to relax, enjoy your test, improve between shows, and ultimately show your horse and yourself off to the best of both of your abilities.

Please note any tack can be used apart from martingales. 

 

 

Class 17 HSO Walk and Trot Training Test 1c (please Email [email protected] to request a copy of the test)

This test is roughly equivalent to a BD Intro. 

Price to enter: £11

Kindly sponsored by Flaxen Equestrian – equestrian brand offering high quality items (https://www.facebook.com/flaxenequestrian/).  

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th and winner will receive a discount voucher for Flaxen Equestrian. 

 

 

Class 18 HSO Training Test 2c (please Email [email protected] to request a copy of the test)

This test is roughly equivalent to a BD Prelim. 

Price to enter: £11

Kindly sponsored by Personalised Equine Cushions – personalised cushions made to your requirements (

https://www.facebook.com/Personalised-Equine-Cushions-101069954982407/). 

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th and the winner will receive a discount for a personalised cushion and rug. 

 

 

Class 19 HSO Training Test 3a (please Email [email protected] to request a copy of the test) 

This test is roughly equivalent to a BD Novice. 

Price to enter: £11 

Judged by: TBC 

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th.