May 2019 Schedule

 

 

 

ROSETTES TO TENTH PLACE IN ALL PHOTO SHOWING CLASSES!

 

 

Entries for the photo showing classes close on the 31st May 2019 at 8pm.

Entries for the video dressage class close on the 28th May at 8pm.

 

HSO's 95th Show!

 

Photo showing classes are £3 and video dressage classes are £11.

 

Entries can be paid for via PayPal, Postal Order, cheque or bank transfer and can be Emailed to horseshowsonline@hotmail.co.uk or submitted via an online form at www.horseshowsonline.co.uk.

 

If submitting entries via Email, please include your name, horse/pony's details, postal address (for any prizes won) and PayPal address (if paying by PayPal). Please label 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 Bex’s Browbands and Collars

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

Judged by: Bex's Browbands and Collars

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

 

 

Class 2 Best Veteran (15+) - Sponsored by IV Horse

Open to all equines age 15 years or over (at time that picture was taken). Please state age on entry form.

Judged on condition and presentation relative to age.

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 a prize from IV Horse to the winner.

 

 

Class 3 Best Cross Country Jump – Sponsored by Bex’s Browbands and Collars

Entry to show your horse/pony jumping over any natural obstacle.

Judged on shape, technique and wow factor! Position of rider will also be taken into consideration.

Collage entries allowed? Yes

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

Price of class: £3

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

Judged by: Bex's Browbands and Collars

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

 

 

Class 4 Best Youngster – Sponsored by Jacqui-Marie Designs

Open to all equines, age three years and under. Please state age when the photo(s) was taken in your entry.

Judged on condition and presentation.

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 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 prize.

 

 

Class 5 Showing Stars – Judged by Bling In The Show Ring

Entry to show off you and horse in the show ring. Entry can be in hand or ridden.

Judged on perceived ability to be a showing star. The judge will be looking at conformation, condition and overall presentation and way of going (if under saddle).

Collage entries allowed? Up to five photos are permitted (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.

 

 

 

 

 

* Ring Two Photo Showing *

 

 

Class 6 Field Frolics – Sponsored by Horsehair Keepsakes & Jewellery by Chloe

Entry to show your horse/pony enjoying their freedom in a field/school/turnout area.

Collage entries allowed? No

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

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: Chloe Byrne.

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

 

 

Class 7 Best Monochrome Picture – Sponsored by NC Equestrian – Tales of an Amateur Equestrian

Judged on content.

Collage entries allowed? No

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

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by NC Equestrian – an amateur rider blog with a big passion for horses (https://www.facebook.com/ncequestrian89/)

Judged by: NC Equestrian team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive an A4 portrait.

 

 

Class 8 Best Calendar Shot - Sponsored by Lay-Soft Bedding

Entry to show off a photo suitable for a calendar shot for the month of May.

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 Lay-Soft Bedding - Lay-Soft is processed on-site at our wood recycling plant to form a clean, safe, highly-absorbent, dust-free bedding especially suited for horses, with additional built-in insulation properties for keeping them warm (https://www.facebook.com/Laysoft-Equine-Animal-Bedding-148…/).

Judged by: TBC

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

 

 

Class 9 Marvellous Muzzles – Sponsored by Horse Shows Online

Entry to show off your horse/pony’s muzzles!

Judged on content.

Collage entries allowed? No

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

Price to enter: £3

Judged by: TBC

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

 

 

Class 10 Cutest Pony – Sponsored by J Johnson Transport

Judged on overall level of cuteness and character.

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 J Johnson Transport

Judged by: JJT Team

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

 

 

Class 11 Happy Hacking – Sponsored by Devon Equine Crisis Support Team

Entry to show off the joys of hacking, can include ‘through the ears’ shots.

Collage entries allowed? No

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

Price to enter: £3

Kindly sponsored by Devon Equine Crisis Support – a registered equine charity whose aim is to help others in crisis whether it be horse, pony, or equine charity. DECS currently have four rescues and one recently rehomed. They also help owners find forever homes for unwanted ponies or those under a crisis in which they are unable to continue to care for them (https://www.facebook.com/groups/285363478235306/about/).

Judged by: DECS team

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

 

 

Class 12 Best Partnership – Sponsored by IV Horse

Entry to show off the partnership between you and your horse/pony.

Judged on content.

Collage entries allowed? No

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

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 a prize from IV Horse to the winner.

 

 

Class 13 Make Me Smile – Sponsored by Immy’s Pet Portraits

Judged on humour and content.

Collage entries allowed? No

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

Price to enter: £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 first place will receive a 50% discount for a portrait, 2nd place will receive 25% and third place will receive 15%.

 

 

Class 14 Best Newcomer – Sponsored by Hollywoods Bespoke Signs

Open to all horses or horse and rider/handler combinations that have not been placed 1st in any HSO 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 to enter: £3

Kindly sponsored by Hollywoods Bespoke Signs – beautiful quality stable plaques (https://www.facebook.com/Hollywoods-bespoke-signs-1661315…/…).

Judged by: HBS Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a discount voucher for a stable plaque.

 

 

Class 15 Memorable Moments – Sponsored by Kate Spratt Equine Art

Entry to show off a memorable moment. A brief sentence can be included on the picture explaining why the entry is memorable.

Judged on content.

Collage entries allowed? No

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

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Kate Spratt Equine - highly detailed quality pencil portraits (www.katesprattart.com).

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a discount voucher from Kate Spratt Fine Art.

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: horseshowsonline@hotmail.co.uk, labelled “Horse Star of the Month”.

 

 

 

 

 

* Ring Three Video Dressage *

 

Entries for the video dressage close on the 28th May at 8pm.

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 page, 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.

Class 16 HSO Walk and Trot Test 2 (please Email horseshowsonline@hotmail.co.uk to request your copy of the test).

Price to enter: £11

Judged by: TBC

HSO video dressage accept entries with traditional Non-BD tack, for example bitless bridles, martingales, pelhams etc but no schooling aids are to to be used. Full rules on the website.