Equitop® sponsor the Senior Newcomers Championship for 2022

After three years of sponsorship of the Equitop® GLME Senior Foxhunter Championship, British Showjumping are thrilled to announce that Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health UK Ltd will remain as title sponsors for another year, but this time as sponsors of the prestigious Equitop® Senior Newcomers Championship which takes place during Horse of the Year Show at […]

Redpost Equestrian to Sponsor the Senior Foxhunter Championship at Horse of the Year Show 2022

Thursday 12th May 2022 Redpost Equestrian, which was founded in 1992, will sponsor the Senior Foxhunter Championship which takes place on the evening of Thursday 6th October in the Andrews Bowen International Arena. Redpost Equestrian offers everything for horse and rider and is the premier equestrian and country shopping destination in the South West and online.  Providing […]

Blue Chip Feed continue to sponsor the Junior Newcomers for the 26th consecutive year

British Showjumping and Blue Chip Feed celebrate the continuation of their partnership as they renew their sponsorship of the Pony Newcomers Championship until 2024, making them the longest standing title sponsor for British Showjumping. They have sponsored the Pony Newcomers Championship continuously since 1999. The Pony Newcomers continues to provide a significant springboard for the […]

Westown Stud joins #TEAMHOYS as new Working Hunter Championship Sponsors

Westown Stud have joined the HOYS legacy this week as they confirmed their sponsorship of the Working Hunter Championship for 2022. When asked what HOYS meant to them, Sarah Weston of Westown Stud explained: “We have been attending HOYS over the last 20 years as spectators and the last 10 we have been lucky enough […]

We’re hiring! Are you our next Equestrian Manager (Maternity Cover)?

This is a great opportunity for an Equestrian Manager (maternity cover) to join Grandstand Media Limited (GML) to head up the equestrian team for Horse of the Year Show and other Grandstand Media Equine Events. This is a full-time temporary position running from March – November, located at the GML offices at Stoneleigh Park. See […]

Dope testing at Horse of the Year Show 2021

At Horse of the Year Show 2021, a cross sample of animals competing in the showing classes were selected to be dope tested by the onsite veterinary team to ensure compliance with the show’s doping rules. Further to a blood sample being taken from the following two animals; Stretcholt About Time and Red Rock, the […]

HOYS Sunday 10th Evening Showjumping

Harry Charles made another significant entry in his unforgettable 2021 by being crowned Leading Showjumper of the Year at Horse of the Year Show in Birmingham. In winning the headline showjumping class, he emulated his father – London 2012 Great Britain team gold medallist Peter Charles – who took top honours when the event was […]

HOYS Sunday 10th Evening Showing

What a week for the Walkers Sunday night at Horse of the Year Show (HOYS) is when the Champion of Champions are crowned in the Supreme Products Supreme Horse of the Year and Supreme Products Supreme Pony of the Year Championships. A winning week for the Walker family finished on a high as showing supremo […]

HOYS Sunday 10th Daytime Showing

More worthy Champions crowned on the final day of Horse of the Year Show The nine-year-old Clydesdale mare Glenside Matthew’s Flower of Scotland became the fifth winner of the McNeil Family British Ridden Heavy Horse of the Year at the Horse of the Year Show (HOYS) on the final day.. Margo McIntyre’s striking bay mare […]

HOYS Sunday 11th Daytime Showjumping

Great Britain’s Jay Halim proved quickest out of the blocks as he claimed the Horse of the Year Show’s Speed Horse of the Year title with Aragon Z. Jay, who is based in Burford, West Oxfordshire, called on all his experience and skill to pip British Olympian Holly Smith in a thrilling race for top […]

Duffy and Trunkfield conquer the Ripon Select Foods Puissance

Michael Duffy and Joseph Trunkfield staged one of the great showjumping duels as they shared the Ripon Select Foods Puissance title on an unforgettable night at Horse of the Year Show in Birmingham. On one of the truly great occasions in the show’s 72-year history, a capacity crowd roared its approval in the Andrews Bowen […]

HOYS Saturday 9th Evening Showjumping

Ireland’s Michael Duffy lit up Saturday night at the Horse of the Year Show in Birmingham as he claimed a spectacular victory in the Grandstand Challenge Cup. The 26-year-old, who is from Galway but now based in West Sussex, took victory following an epic jump-off that had a crowd at Resorts World, NEC completely captivated. […]

HOYS Saturday 9th Evening Showing

Caron Scudamore’s seven-year-old British Riding Pony, Absolutely Classic, has gone from almost being a field ornament to becoming a HOYS Champion. On loan to the Lockhart family after Caron’s daughter Zara went to university, Amelia Lockhart rode him to victory in the Roseberry Stud Ridden Partbred Pony of the Year Championship on the penultimate day […]

HOYS Saturday 9th Daytime Showing

Champions defend their titles on day four of Horse of the Year Show The weekend at Horse of the Year Show (HOYS) kicked off with The Leeman Family Maxi Cob of the Year Championship on Saturday morning. The 2019 Champion Lord Alexander was not ready to give up his crown and pulled off another show-stopping […]

HOYS Saturday 9th Pony Showjumping

History was made as Saturday’s showjumping action got under way in front of a capacity crowd at the Horse of the Year Show in Birmingham. It belonged to 12-year-old Cate Kerr, who won the 128cm Championship with Dunbarover IV. Although Sienna Charles won the class in 2013 and 2014, Newmarket-based Cate became the first rider […]

HOYS Friday 8th Evening Showjumping

Speed king Guy Williams pressed the accelerator to secure a memorable victory in the Thistledown Cup at the Horse of the Year Show. It was a case of sorcerer edging out the apprentice sorcerer as Guy pipped Lily Attwood, who is based at his yard near York, to take the top prize. Six combinations made […]

HOYS Friday 8th Evening Showing

View Point is ‘on point’ once again on day three of Horse of the Year Show The evening performance on day three of Horse of the Year Show (HOYS) featured one of the oldest Championships that dates back to the first HOYS in 1949. Jill Day’s exceptional Lightweight Hunter View Point was crowned the Catplant […]

HOYS Friday 8th Daytime Showing

The National Pony Society/ Mole Valley Farmers Working Hunter Pony of the Year Championship on Friday afternoon at Horse of the Year Show (HOYS) was full of home-produced winners. Mollie Mae Jeffrey and her nine-year-old Connemara pony Woodfield Jovial Joker (Jack) rounded off their partnership together in absolute style, as they were crowned overall Champions […]

HOYS Friday 8th Daytime Showjumping

Rising British star Georgia Tame produced a stylish performance as international classes got under way at the Horse of the Year Show in Birmingham. The 23-year-old, who trains with top Irish showjumper Shane Breen in Sussex, won the Grandstand Welcome Stakes on Z7 Caretina. The win continued an outstanding year for Georgia, who made her […]