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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Very attractive, good quality rosettes are awarded to 10th place in all classes. For more specific details on prizes, see the appropriate class.  

 

 

 

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August 2018 Schedule

 

 

 

* ROSETTES TO TENTH PLACE IN ALL PHOTO SHOWING CLASSES *

 

 

Entries for the photo showing classes close on the 31st August 2018 at 8pm.

Entries for the video dressage class close on the 27thAugust at 8pm.

 

HSO's 86th Show!

 

Photo showing classes are £3 and video dressage classes are £10.

 

 

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 Bling In The Show Ring

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

Collage entries allowed? Up to four 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 Best Ridden Horse/Pony – Sponsored by Bex’s Browbands and Collars.

Entry to show off your horse/pony working on the flat. Judged on way of going and overall presentation and ‘wow factor’.

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 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 3 Best Veteran – Sponsored by IV Horse

Open to all equines age 15+. Please state age on entry form.

Judged on condition and presentation relative to age.

Collage entries allowed? Up to four 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 headcollar from IV Horse to the winner.

 

Class 4 Best Solid Colour – Sponsored by Bex’s Browbands and Collars

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

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

Collage entries allowed? Up to four 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 5 Best Open Coloured – Sponsored by IV Horse

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

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

Collage entries allowed? Up to four 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 headcollar from IV Horse to the winner.

 

 

 

 

* Ring Two Photo Showing *

 

Class 6 Summer Fun – Sponsored by Forever Amber

Judged on content.

Collage entries allowed? No

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

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Forever Amber - equine novel based on a true story (https://www.facebook.com/foreveramberandI/about/).

Judged by: K. Dixon.

Prizes: Luxury rosettes to 1st-10th and the winner will receive either a voucher towards the book or a free digital E-book.

 

Class 7 Best Calendar Shot – Sponsored by Nifty Pet

Judged on presentation and suitability for the month of August.

Collage entries allowed? No

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

Price to enter: £3

Kindly sponsored by Nifty Pet equine sunblock – Nifty Pet Equine Sunblock is 100% mineral powder designed to be applied to the unpigmented skin on your pony, it contains no greasy cream, no chemicals, no fragrance, just UVA and UVB protection and as added bonus also whitens so great for showing (https://www.facebook.com/Nifty-Pet-1914272978586584/).

Judged by: TBC

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

 

Class 8 Make Me Smile – Sponsored by Devon Equine Crisis Support

Judged on content. A caption may be included.

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 9 Through the Years – Sponsored by Lay-Soft Bedding

Entry to show off you enjoying your horse over the years, from when you first owned them to present.

Judged on content and presentation.

Collage entries allowed? Yes

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

Price to enter: £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 10 Best Show/Event Shot – Sponsored by Hollywoods Bespoke Signs

Entry to show off your horse at a show/organised equestrian event.

Judged on content.

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 11 Field Frolics – Sponsored by Horsehair Keepsakes & Jewellery by Chloe

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

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 12 Most Eye Catching Horse/Pony – Sponsored by Horse to Hound Equine & Pet Feeds

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 Horse to Hound Equine & Pet Feeds, provider of quality equine and petfeeds and products(www.horsetohound.co.uk)

Judged by: HTH Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and first place will receive a 50% off voucher for a stable plaque, second place will receive a 25% off voucher and third place will receive a 10% off voucher.

 

Class 13 Best Natural Portrait – Sponsored by NC Equestrian

Entry to show a head and shoulders, or just headshot, photo of your horse/pony. Judged on pose and presentation, expression and overall perceived ability to be translated into a portrait.

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 14 Best Newcomer – Sponsored by J Johnson Transport

Open to all horses 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 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 15 I Love My Horse – Sponsored by Trickle Net

Photo to show off the bond and partnership between you and your horse.

Collage entries allowed? No

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

Price to enter: £3

Kindly sponsored by Trickle Net - Simply the best nets available for slowing forage intake. Perfect for long hours in the stable, or for use in the field. Ideal for laminitics and horses on box rest. Useful for cribbers horses prone to colic / ulcers. (www.tricklenet.co.uk).

Judged by: Trickle Net Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a Trickle Net mini, a brilliant small sized slow feeding net that can hold four kilos of dry hair, worth £28.

 

 

 

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 27th July 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 1 (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.

By entering, you are agreeing to abide by the terms and conditions. Full rules, specifically for the Video Dressage, can be found here: www.horseshowsonline.co.uk.