November 23, 2015 at 10:05 AM


Monday 23rd November 2015

 

Showing Judges announced for Horse of the Year Show 2016

Following its hugely successful 67th running this year, Horse of the Year Show (HOYS) has revealed its showing judges for the 2016 Show.

“The World’s Most Famous Horse Show”, which hosts the most highly-regarded national showing championships, will take place 5th – 9th October 2016 at Birmingham’s NEC.

 

Class

CONFORMATION

RIDE/SHOW

Children’s Riding Pony of the Year

Mrs Joanne Griffin

Mrs Elizabeth Crew

Cob of the Year

Mr Peter Crafts

Mr Mathew Lawrence

Coloured Horse and Pony of the Year

Mr Len Bigley

Ms Sarah Harrison

Cuddy In-Hand Championship

TBC

TBC

Hack of the Year

Capt Alwyn Varley

Mrs Nicola Turner

Harness Champion of the Year

Mr Mark Broadbent

Mrs Elizabeth Russell

Intermediate Show Hunter of the Year

Mrs Phillipa MacInnes

Ms Margaret Traves

Intermediate Show Riding Type of the Year

TBC

Mrs Janet Bushell

Junior M&M Ridden Pony of the Year

TBC

TBC

Ladies' Side Saddle Horse of the Year

Mr Anthony Steward

Mrs Samantha Boxall

Lead Rein Pony of Hunter Type  of the Year

Mrs Phillipa MacInnes

M&M Mini Pony of the Year

Mr Robert Parker-Jones

M&M Ridden Pony of the Year

TBC

Mr Allan Robertson

M&M Working Hunter Pony of the Year

Mrs Heather Prescott

Mrs M E Claxton

Maxi Cob of the Year

Mr Peter Crafts

Mr Mathew Lawrence

Mini Show Pony of the Year

Mrs Lorraine Partridge

Miniature Horse of the Year

Ms Margaret Traves

Racehorse to Riding Horse of the Year

TBC

TBC

Ridden Partbred Pony of the Year

Mr Robert Parker-Jones

Ms Julia Ryde-Rogers

Ridden Purebred Arab of the Year

Mrs Deborah McDonald-Bassett

TBC

Riding Horse of the Year

Mr Phillip Hilton

Mrs Kaye Whiting

Shire Horse of the Year

Anthony Wass

Show Hunter of the Year

Mr John Gilliver MRCVS

Mrs Jenny Banks

Show Hunter Pony of the Year

Mr David Puttock

Mrs Evelyn Aitken

Small Show Hunter of the Year

Mr Nigel Peel MFH

Mrs Lucy Killingbeck

Supreme Horse & Pony of the Year

TBC

TBC

Working Hunter of the Year

Mr Nigel Peel MFH

Mrs Lucy Killingbeck

Working Hunter Pony of the Year

Mrs Christine Lomas

Mrs Zerelda Micallef

 

To ensure the prestige of the sought-after accolades of Cuddy Supreme In-Hand and Supreme Horse or Pony, judges for these classes will not be announced until the 2016 Show.

A total of 1,600 horses and 1,500 riders compete each year at Birmingham’s NEC, where 29 prestigious showing titles are on offer.

The list of judges is also available from the Competitor Zone of the HOYS website at http://hoys.co.uk/competitor-zone/showing-judges/

Tickets will go on sale in the near future for what promises to be another exceptional event. For show information, visit www.hoys.co.uk.

 

Ends

For more information on Horse of the Year Show 2016, or to request a selection of copyright free images, please contact:

Horse of the Year Show Press Office
Grandstand Media Ltd
Tel: 02477 712110
Email: press@hoys.co.uk



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