Horse of the Year Show is celebrating its 70th birthday…..come join the party
Everyday – the Pony Club Mounted Games and the Osborne Refrigerators Double Harness Scurry Racing are both high energy and thrilling parts of the show which prove a favourite with many of our visitors. This year, to celebrate the show’s 70th birthday, we also have double the amount of displays to that of previous years. The four displays include; The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment Musical Ride, Alizée Froment, Equestrian Vaulters and the Musical Drive of the Heavy Horses.
Wednesday hosts the Mountain & Moorland Showing Championships, the Cuddy Working Hunter Championship along with National Showjumping finals including the much sought after Bronze and Silver Leagues and the Talent Seekers inc. 7 Year Old Championship.One ticket gives you access for the full day from 7am – 11pm.
Thursday hosts the Dressage Masterclass with Carl Hester, the British Show Pony Society Mountain & Moorland Working Hunter Pony of the Year Championships, the NPS/Baileys Horse Feeds Mountain & Moorland Ridden Pony of the Year Championship as well as National Showjumping finals to include the prestigious Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter Championship.
Friday sees the first day of the International Showjumping with the Five Fence Challenge as well as Showing Championships which includes the accolade of Supreme In-Hand Champion, one of the most prestigious showing titles which can be won.
Saturday daytime performance sees our youngest competitors take to the ring with the Mini Show Pony of the Year Championship and the Pony Foxhunter Showjumping Championship. Meanwhile the Saturday evening performance is all about the Puissance as the International Showjumpers face the big red wall which last year got up to heights of 7ft high!
Sunday daytime performance once again sees some of the most prestigious showing titles come to a climax and the International Showjumpers take to the arena in the Speed Horse of the Year. Sunday evening will put the International Showjumpers through their paces in the Grand Prix Showjumping class ahead of the Gala Evening Performance where the Champions of Champions are crowned and we celebrate another incredible year with a guest performance (TBC).
Full timetable here: http://hoys.co.uk/timetable/
Ticket information here: http://hoys.co.uk/tickets/