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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February 2018 Schedule 

 

 

Entries for the photo showing classes close on the 28th February 2018 at 7pm.

Entries for the video dressage class close on the 25th February at 7pm.

 

HSO's 80th 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 Bex’s Browbands and Collars Condition and Turnout

Judged on presentation, turnout and condition 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 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 IV Horse Best Jump

Judged on technique and shape made over the fence. Horse can be ridden, or free schooled/lunged over jump. If ridden, rider’s position will also be taken into consideration.

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 3 Bex’s Browbands and Collars Dressage Divas

Judged on way of going, and the British Dressage directives for the level training/competing at. Please state on entry what level that you and your horse are training/competing at, eg. intro/prelim, prelim/novice, etc.

Collage entries allowed? Up to four pictures are permitted.

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 IV Horse Mountain and Moorland

Open to all mountain and moorland types.

Judged on conformation, presentation and condition.

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 prize from IV Horse to the winner.

 

 

Class 5 Forever Amber Gorgeous Greys

Judged on conformation, condition and presentation.

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 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.

 

 

 

 

* Ring Two Photo Showing *

 

 

Class 6 NC Equestrian Best Natural Portrait

Entry to show a headshot of your horse/pony. Judged on post 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 7 Ruffle Snuffle Best ‘Horsenality’

Entry to show off your horse/pony’s character. A brief caption may be included.

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 Ruffle Snuffle - the luxury brand of hide and seek soft play rugs for cats, dogs, rabbits, guinea pigs and horses (www.facebook.com/rufflesnuffle).

Judged by: TBC

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

 

 

Class 8 The Adventures of Ghost Best ‘Through the Ears’

Entry to show off the view taken between your horse/pony’s ears.

Judged on presentation and content.

Collage entries allowed? No

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

Price of class: £3

Kindly Sponsored by The Adventures of Ghost - a little blog dedicated to Ghost, the horse whom is blind in one eye but still manages lots of adventures (https://www.facebook.com/AdventuresOfGhost/).

Judged by: R. Wilmot

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a handmade leather water bottle holder/saddle bag/bum bag in their chosen colours.

 

 

Class 9 LVR Equine ‘Best Comparison’

Entry to show two ‘before and after’ photos.

Judged on comparison and content.

Collage entries allowed? Two pictures are permitted (entry to be submitted in a collage format).

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

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by LVR Equestrian - Gorgeous products at affordable prices for that unique look. We have products to suit all occasions and disciplines (https://www.facebook.com/lvrequine/)

Judged by: LVR Equestrian

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

 

 

Class 10 Horsehair Keepsakes & Jewellery by Chloe Most Artistic

Judged on content and presentation. Experiment with different filters/angles/lighting etc.

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 11 Hollywoods Bespoke Signs Field Frolics

Entry to show your horse/pony having fun in the field.

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

Judged by: Elaine Woods

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

 

 

Class 12 Bling In The Show Ring Best ‘At Home’

Entry to show off your horse/pony at home, whether it be in the field/stable/under saddle etc.

Judged on content.

Collage entries allowed? No

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

Price to enter: £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 13 Education Animals Yard Pets

Entry to show off your yard’s non equine inbabitants! Judged on content.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same pet be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Education Animals - promoting responsible pet ownership through education and training (https://www.facebook.com/EducationAnimals).

Judged by: EA Team

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

 

 

Class 14 Black Horse Equestrian Best Newcomer

Open to all horses that have not been placed 1st in any HSO photo showing class in the previous six months.

Judged on content of photo.

Collage entries allowed? No

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

Price to enter: £3

Kindly sponsored by Black Horse Equestrian – competitively priced horse and rider products (https://www.facebook.com/BHEquestrian/)

Judged by: TBC

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

 

 

Class 15 Devon Equine Crisis Support Best Rescue

Open to all horses and ponies that have been rescued from abuse/neglect. Entry to show off before and after photos.

Judged on content.

Collage entries allowed? Yes

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

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Devon Equine Crisis Support – our aim tis o help others in crisis, be it horse, pony, or equine charity. We currently have four rescues with us and one recently rehomed. We 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.

First place from Ring One and Ring Two (excluding the pet class), 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 25th February at 6pm.

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 Kate Spratt Equine Art Intro C

Kindly sponsored by Kate Spratt Equine Art – high quality detailed pencil portraits (www.katesprattart.com).

Price to enter: £11

Judged by: Rebecca Kingswood, an experienced dressage rider and competitor who specialises in producing young quality dressage horses (www.facebook/com/RebeccaKingswoodDressage).

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th and a prize from Jacqui-Marie Designs to the winner.

 

 

Class 17 Lay-Soft Bedding Prelim 1

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/laysoftanimalbedding/).

Price to enter: £11

Judged by: Rebecca Kingswood, an experienced dressage rider and competitor who specialises in producing young quality dressage horses (www.facebook/com/RebeccaKingswoodDressage).

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th and a sash to the winner.

To be run under BD rules (please see http://www.britishdressage.co.uk/rules for more details), however boots/schooling wraps/bandages can be worn. If non BD tack is used by accident or error, then a deduction of 2% will be made to your overall score.

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.