Entry fee is £3 per class unless otherwise stated.  

For more details on entering, please see "Entry Form".  You can enter as many classes as you like, and  in some classes the same horse/pony can be entered more than once.  

 

 

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Luxury rosettes are awarded to 10th place in all classes, unless otherwise stipulated.  For more specific details on prizes, see the appropriate class.  

 

 

 

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October 2021 Show

 

 

Entries close on the 31st October 2021 at 8pm BST.

 

ROSETTES TO TENTH PLACE IN ALL PHOTO SHOWING CLASSES!

ROSETTES TO SIXTH PLACE FOR VIDEO DRESSAGE!

 

HSO's 124th Show!

 

Photo showing classes are £3.

Video dressage are £10 (walk only test is £9).

 

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 IV Horse

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 to enter: £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 (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 2 Showing Stars – Judged by Clun Valley Saddlery

Entry to show off your horse/pony in the show ring (can be any discipline).  

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

Collage entries allowed? Up to five pictures 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 Clun Valley Saddlery - an online tack shop for all your equestrian needs (www.facebook.com/cunvalleysaddlery).

Judged by Clun Valley Saddlery Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a Clun Valley Saddlery Show Kit worth £49.99, containing a selection of show ring essentials and second and third place will receive 10% off.

 

 

Class 3 Best Veteran – Sponsored by Bling In The Show Ring

Open to all equines age fifteen +. Please include the age/age range of your horse at the time the photo was taken in your entry.

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 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 4 Off The Track – Sponsored by Flaxen Equestrian

Open to all horses that have previously raced, or were in training to race.  Judged on presentation, condition and ‘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 Flaxen Equestrian – equestrian brand offering high quality items (https://www.facebook.com/flaxenequestrian/).

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and winner will receive a discount voucher for Flaxen Equestrian.

 

 

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

Entry to show off your horse in trot (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.

 

 

Class 6 Best All Rounder – Sponsored by IV Horse

Entry to show off the suitability of your horse/pony for a variety of activities/disciplines.  

Judged on content and presentation.  

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 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 (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).

 

 

 

* Ring Two Photo Showing *

 

 

Class 7 Best Magazine Cover Shot – Sponsored by Bex’s Browbands and Collars

Entry to show off a photo suitable for use as a magazine cover,

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 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 8 At Liberty– Sponsored by N. Jayne

Entry to show off your horse/pony at liberty (can be in an enclosed arena or a field).  

Judged on content.  

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same pet be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Nicola Jayne.

Judged by: N. Jayne

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and a digital edit for first place.

 

 

Class 9 Best Captured Moment – Sponsored by Horsehair Keepsakes & Jewellery by Chloe

Entry to show off a well captured moment.  A short caption may be included.  

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 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 10 My Horse And I – Sponsored by Grey Pony Films (www.elaineheneyhorses.com ).

Entry to show of the bond and partnership between you and your equine.  

Judged on content.  

Collage entries allowed? No

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

Price to enter: £3

Kindly sponsored by www.elaineheneyhorses.com – online courses for horse riders who believe in listening to the horse.

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and winner will receive an online course on pole work exercises for ground work and under saddle.

 

 

Class 11 Best Selfie  – Sponsored by Saddle Sweet Treats

Entry to show off a ‘selfie’ of your horse/pony.    

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 Saddle Sweet Treats – homemade horse treats (https://www.facebook.com/saddlesweettreats/?ref=page_internal).

Judged by: SWT Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a selection bag of horse treats (unfortunately this prize is not available to send outside of the UK).

 

 

Class 12 Magnificent Mares – Sponsored by Immy’s Pet Portraits

Judged on presentation and wow factor.  

Collage entries allowed? Yes

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

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: B. Webb

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th and the winner will receive a 25% discount off a portrait.

 

 

Class 13 Glorious Geldings/Stallions – Sponsored by J Johnson

Judged on presentation and wow factor.  

Collage entries allowed? Yes

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

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 – Sponsored by Papercuts by Hannah

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

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th and the winner will £10 off an A4 handmade papercut of their horse.

Judged by: B. Webb

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th and the winner will receive £10 off an A4 handmade papercut of their horse.  

 

 

Class 15 Pet Portraits – Sponsored by Jacqui-Marie Designs

Open to all pets (non equine).

Entry to show off your pet posing.  

Judged on content, presentation and perceived suitability to be made into a portrait.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same pet 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 their online store.

 

 

Class 16 Best Halloween Entry (FREE with one paid entry)

Entry to have a Halloween/Autumnal theme.  Digital photo edits can be included.  

Judged on content and presentation.  

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse be entered more than once? No

Price of class: FREE with a paid entry

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th.

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.

 

 

**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 Only Training Test 1 (the test can be downloaded at www.horseshowsonline.co.uk under ‘Dressage Entries’ or a copy of the test can be requested by sending an Email to [email protected])

This test is in walk only.

Price of class: £9

Judged by: B. Webb

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th.

 

 

Class 18 HSO Walk and Trot Training Test 1 (the test can be downloaded at www.horseshowsonline.co.uk under ‘Dressage Entries’ or a copy of the test can be requested by sending an Email to [email protected])

This test is roughly equivalent to a BD Intro.

Price of class: £10

Judged by B.Webb

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th and the winner will receive £10 off an A4 handmade papercut of their horse.

 

 

Class 19 HSO Training Test 2 (the test can be downloaded at www.horseshowsonline.co.uk under ‘Dressage Entries’ or a copy of the test can be requested by sending an Email to [email protected])

This test is roughly equivalent to a BD Prelim.

Price of class: £10

Judged by: B. Webb

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th.

 

 

Class 20 HSO Training Test 3 (the test can be downloaded at www.horseshowsonline.co.uk under ‘Dressage Entries’ or a copy of the test can be requested by sending an Email to [email protected])

This test is roughly equivalent to a BD Novice.

Price of class: £10

Judged by: B. Webb

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th.