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May 2024 Schedule 

 

𝙀𝙣𝙩𝙧𝙞𝙚𝙨 𝙘𝙡𝙤𝙨𝙚 31st May 𝙖𝙩 𝟖𝙥𝙢 𝙐𝙆 𝙩𝙞𝙢𝙚 

 

𝐄𝐧𝐭𝐫𝐢𝐞𝐬 𝐜𝐚𝐧 𝐛𝐞 𝐦𝐚𝐝𝐞 𝐛𝐲 𝐯𝐢𝐚 𝐚𝐧 𝐨𝐧𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐞 𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐦 𝐚𝐭 𝐰𝐰𝐰.𝐡𝐨𝐫𝐬𝐞𝐬𝐡𝐨𝐰𝐬𝐨𝐧𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐞.𝐜𝐨.𝐮𝐤, 𝐛𝐲 𝐞𝐦𝐚𝐢𝐥 𝐭𝐨 𝐡𝐨𝐫𝐬𝐞𝐬𝐡𝐨𝐰𝐬𝐨𝐧𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐞@𝐡𝐨𝐭𝐦𝐚𝐢𝐥.𝐜𝐨.𝐮𝐤, 𝐨𝐫 𝐬𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐯𝐢𝐚 𝐅𝐚𝐜𝐞𝐛𝐨𝐨𝐤 𝐦𝐞𝐬𝐬𝐚𝐠𝐞.

 

ROSETTES TO TENTH PLACE IN ALL PHOTO SHOWING CLASSES! 

ROSETTES TO SIXTH PLACE FOR THE VIDEO DRESSAGE! 

 

Photo showing classes are £3. Video dressage are £10. 

 

HSO's 155th Show!

 

Entries can be paid for via PayPal, Postal Order, cheque or bank transfer. 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. Please credit them if their work is used. 

 

* Ring One Photo Showing *

 

𝐂𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐬 𝟏 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐝𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐀𝐧𝐝 𝐓𝐮𝐫𝐧𝐨𝐮𝐭 - 𝐒𝐩𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐨𝐫𝐞𝐝 𝐛𝐲 𝐈𝐧𝐜𝐡𝐧𝐞𝐮𝐤 𝐒𝐡𝐨𝐰 𝐒𝐪𝐮𝐚𝐝

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

Please state age on entry form to allow the judge to appreciate the condition relative to the horse/pony’s age. 

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

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

Price of class: £3 

Kindly sponsored by Inchneuk Show Squad – a small yet mighty Scottish showing team (https://www.facebook.com/inchneukshowsquad).

Judged by: Inchneuk Show Squad

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a bag of horse treats 

(unfortunately this prize is not available to send outside of the UK). 

Class 2 Fantastic Cobs – Sponsored by Goomoo Shop 

Entry to show off how fantastic, versatile and capable your cob can be. Can include part breds (please state breeding on entry form). 

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? Yes

Price of class: £3 

Kindly sponsored by Goomoo Shop – gift shop specialising in ethical and fair trade products (https://www.facebook.com/goomooshop).

Judged by: Goomoo Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and winner will receive a £5 gift voucher to spend at Goomoo.

Class 3 Best Solid Colour – Sponsored by Inchneuk Show Squad 

Open to all solid colours – ie. black, bays, greys, etc (horses can have white face and leg markings). 

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 Inchneuk Show Squad – a small yet mighty Scottish showing team (https://www.facebook.com/inchneukshowsquad).

Judged by: Inchneuk Show Squad

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a bag of horse treats 

(unfortunately this prize is not available to send outside of the UK). 

 

Class 4 Best Open Coloured 

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

Judged by: TBC 

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

 

Class 5 Best Trot – Sponsored by IV Horse

Entry to show off your horse in trot (can be ridden, in hand, lunged, at liberty etc). 

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 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 6 Best Canter Or Gallop – Sponsored by IV Horse 

Entry to show off your horse in canter or gallop (can be ridden, at liberty etc). 

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 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 Through The Horse’s Ears – Sponsored by Dryden Farms

Entry to show off photos taken from between your horse’s ears. 

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 Dryden Farm – agricultural contractors based in Durham (www.drydenfarms.co.uk).

Judged by: Dryden Farms 

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

 

Class 8 Sunny Days – Sponsored by HellHerder Photography

Entry to show off your horse/pony on a sunny day. 

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 HellHerder Photography - Award winning equine and pet photographer (https://www.facebook.com/HellHerderPhotography)

Judged by: HellHerder Photography team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes and the winner will either receive a voucher towards a photoshoot (if living within a 1.5 hours travel of Leicestershire) or alternatively a print of their favourite photo. 

 

Class 9 Perfect Pairs – Sponsored by Immy’s Pet Portraits And Illustrations 

Entry to show off a ‘perfect pair’ – can be two equines, an equine and human, or an equine with another animal. 

Judged on content and presentation. 

Collage entries allowed? Yes

Can same horse/pony 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/immyspetportraits)

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th and the overall winner will receive 20% off an A4 portrait valid for three months. 

 

Class 10 Kisses And Cuddles – Sponsored by Lost Loves Embroidery 

Entry to show off kisses and cuddles with your equine friend. 

Judged on content and presentation. 

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Lost Loves Embroidery - special and unique handmade embroideries of your choosing (https://www.facebook.com/lostlovesembroidery).

Judged by: Lost Loves Embroidery team. 

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a customised piece of embroidery. 

 

Class 11 My First Horse/Pony 

Entry to show off a memory/memories with your first horse/pony.  A short amount of text can be included on the photo itself. 

Judged on content and presentation. 

Collage entries allowed? Yes

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

Price of class: £3

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a mini pack of stud muffins. 

 

Class 12 Best Headshot (mares) – Sponsored by Over The Rainbow Bridge Memorial Jewellery 

Open to all mares. 

Judged on content and presentation. 

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Over The Bridge Rainbow Jewellery – jewellery pieces made from your pet’s hair or ashes (https://www.facebook.com/overtherainbowbridgememorialjewllery). Judged by: Over The Rainbow Bridge Memorial Jewellery Team Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and 1st-3rd will each receive 25% off a pair of earrings that can be personalised with your horse/pony’s hair or ashes.

 

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

Open to all male horses. 

Judged on content and presentation. 

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse 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 – Sponsored by J Johnson Transport 

Non professional pics only. The use of DSLR/Mirrorless cameras is not permitted for this class.

Entries can be submitted in black and white. 

This class is aimed at HSO ‘newbies’ and is open to all rider/handler combinations that have not been placed 1st in a HSO photo showing class in the previous four months (excludes free classes and pet classes).

Judged on content of photo and ‘wow’ factor. This is very much a ‘judge’s choice’ class so anything equine goes!

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 𝟏𝟓 𝐏𝐞𝐭 𝐎𝐟 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐌𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐡

Open to all pets (non equine). An equine can be in the photo but the photo will judged on the pet as the main source of focus. 

Judged on content and presentation. 

Collage entries allowed? Yes

Can same pet be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3 

Judged by: TBC 

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


Class 16 Enchanting Eyes (FREE with one paid entry)

Entry to show off your horse/pony enchanting eyes. 

Judged on content and presentation. 

Collage entries allowed? No

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

Price of class: FREE with one 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 and the reserve will also receive a large 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 *

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. 

Full rules for the video dressage can be found on the website under ‘video dressage’. 

𝐂𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐬 𝟏𝟕 𝐇𝐒𝐎 𝐖𝐚𝐥𝐤 𝐎𝐧𝐥𝐲 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 horseshowsonline@hotmail.co.uk)

This test is in walk only and can be performed ridden, in hand, long reined or on the lead rein. 

Price of class: £10 

Judged by: TBC 

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th in each section where applicable. 

 

𝐂𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐬 𝟏𝟖 𝐇𝐒𝐎 𝐖𝐚𝐥𝐤 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐓𝐫𝐨𝐭 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐓𝐞𝐬𝐭 1b

(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 horseshowsonline@hotmail.co.uk)

This test is roughly equivalent to a BD Intro. 

Price of class: £10

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th in each section where applicable. 

 

𝐂𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐬 𝟏𝟗 𝐇𝐒𝐎 𝐒𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐞𝐫 𝐏𝐫𝐞𝐥𝐢𝐦 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 horseshowsonline@hotmail.co.uk)

This test is roughly equivalent to a prelim, but the canter movements are a lot more basic so an ideal stepping stones from an intro to a prelim class. 

Price of class: £10

Judged by: TBC 

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th in each section where applicable. 

 

𝐂𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐬 𝟐𝟎 𝐇𝐒𝐎 𝐏𝐫𝐞𝐥𝐢𝐦 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐓𝐞𝐬𝐭 2a

(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 horseshowsonline@hotmail.co.uk)

This test is roughly equivalent to a BD Prelim. 

Price of class: £10

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th in each section where applicable. 

 

𝐂𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐬 𝟐𝟏 𝐇𝐒𝐎 𝐍𝐨𝐯𝐢𝐜𝐞 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐓𝐞𝐬𝐭 𝟑b

(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 horseshowsonline@hotmail.co.uk)

This test is roughly equivalent to a BD Novice. 

Price of class: £10

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th in each section where applicable. 

 

 

When entering you are agreeing to our terms and conditions, these can be viewed here: https://www.horseshowsonline.co.uk/termsandconditions.

 

 

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.  

 

 

Please note that for optimal viewing of Current Entries, a browser other than Safari is recommended.  

 

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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