December 2018 Equestrian Showing Online Schedule - Entries close at 10pm on the 30th December - Results will be published between 1st- 5th January



Arena One - Traditional Showing/Breeds/Types - Photo Classes - Rosettes 1st - 8th Place + Specials (where awarded) - Prize to 1st place - £3.50 per class.


Class 1 – Best Ridden Horse/Pony -  Sponsored by Hoggy, a mechanical horse with personality. Open to all breeds and types. To be judged on conformation, way of going, and overall wow factor! A full body photo is required and you may submit collage photos if you feel this best shows your horse/pony's type to the judge. Photos must be of ridden horses. Collages must be submitted ready-made. 1st place prize is a lesson on Hoggy, the Kent based simulator.


Class 2 - Best In Hand Horse/Pony - Sponsored by HayNet www.hay-net.co.uk. Open to all breeds and types. To be judged on conformation and overall wow factor! A full body photo is required and you may submit a collage photo if you feel this best shows your horse/pony's type to the judge. Collages must be submitted ready-made. Photos must be of horses in hand. 1st place prize is a Haynet mug & pen.


Class 3 - Best Veteran -  Sponsored by The Ripley Collection www.theripleycollection.co.uk. Open to all horses and ponies over the age of 15. You can choose any type of photo that you feel best shows off your veteran horse. Photos may be of horses ridden/in hand/at liberty/driven. Collage photos allowed. Collages must be submitted ready-made. Please include your horses age with your entry. Collages must be submitted readymade. 1st place prize is a choice from a range of The Ripley Collection's bespoke equestrian jewellery.


Class 4 - Youngstock -  Sponsored by The Horsebox Company www.thehorseboxcompany.co.uk. Open to all horses and ponies 3 years and under. Please include the age when the photo was taken in your entry. You can choose any type of photos that you feel best shows off your young stock. Entries must include a full body photo. Photos must be of horses in hand/at liberty. No ridden or driven photos. Collage photos allowed. Collages must be submitted readymade. 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 5 – Junior Riding (incl. lead rein & first ridden) -  Sponsored by Asti Equestrian www.astiequestrian.co.uk Open to all age 15 and under. To be judged on riders’ position & overall neatness & effectiveness of riding. Collage photos are allowed. Collages must be submitted ready-made. 1st place prize is a selection of Likit treats.


Class 6 – Senior Riding (16 +) -  Sponsored by Jumpstack & More www.jumpstackandmore.co.uk. To be judged on riders’ position & overall neatness & effectiveness of riding. Collage photos are allowed. Collages must be submitted ready-made. 1st place prize is a pair of Nellie o'Neill Wellie Toppers. 


Class 7 – Donkeys –  Sponsored by The Donkey Breed Society www.donkeybreedsociety.co.uk. Open to all Donkeys/Mules/other related part breeds. To be judged on the best true to type, confirmation and wow factor. Photos must include a full body shot. Collage photos are allowed and must be submitted ready-made. 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 8 - Dressage Divas - Sponsored  by Sir Archibold Dressage Cob.  To be judged on the horses way of going, position of rider and overall how pleasing to the eye the combination of horse and rider look. Photos must show you strutting your stuff in the dressage arena, whether at home or at a competition. Open to all types of horses and ponies. Photos must be of ridden horse/rider combination. Collage photos are allowed. 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 9 - Jumping Stars - Sponsored by Equine Answers Premium Supplements www.equineanswers.co.uk. To be judged on the horses scope and ability over fences, position & effectiveness of rider and overall how pleasing to the eye the combination of horse and rider look over fences. Open to all types of horses and ponies.  Collage photos are allowed. Photos must include ridden horse/rider combination. 1st place prize is 1kg of 365 Complete , a superb high spec balancer helping keep horses in peak condition


Class 10 - Showing Stars -  Sponsored by Flo Knoyle Photography www.floknoylephotography.co.uk. Open to all of you showing stars! To be judged on best example of type, conformation, condition, turnout, way of going (where ridden). A full body photo is required and you may submit collage photos if you feel this best shows your horse/pony to the judge. Collages must be submitted ready-made. Photos can be of horses ridden/in hand. 1st place prize is a 1-2 hour photo session at a location of your choosing, and a 8x6" Framed and Mounted Fine Art Giclée Print. (Fuel will be charged at a rate of 35ppm outside the Herefordshire border).


Class 11 - Family Horse/Pony - Sponsored by SB Animal & Equine Art www.sbanimalart.co.uk. Open to all family horses/ponies. To be judged on the best example of horse/pony that is suitable for numerous members of the family. Collage photos are encouraged to show suitability to the judge. Photos can be of horses ridden/in hand/at liberty. 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 12 - Arena One Championship -  All those placed 1st or 2nd in classes 1 - 11 will automatically be entered into this Championship class free of charge. The Champion and Reserve Champion will be awarded a luxury rosette. The Champion will go forward to be judged for Supreme Champion



Arena two - Colours, Conformation, Condition & Class! Photo Classes - Rosettes 1st - 8th Place + Specials (where awarded) - Prize to 1st place - £3.50 per class


Class 13 - Condition and Turn out: Ridden - To be judged on overall condition and presentation of the horse and handler/rider. A full body photo is required. Show attire not essential. Entrants may submit a collage of photos, if you feel that shows you better. Collages must be submitted ready-made. 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 14 - Condition and Turn out: In Hand - To be judged on overall condition and presentation of the horse and handler/rider. A full body photo is required. Show attire not essential. Entrants may submit a collage of photos, if you feel that shows you better. Collages must be submitted ready-made. 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 15 - Prettiest Mare - Sponsored by Nibbleze www.nibbleze.net.Entrants should submit a SINGLE photo showing off your mare/filly at her prettiest! 1st place prize is a Nibbleze slow feed haynet.


Class 16 - Handsomest Gelding (& Stallion) - Dedicated in memory of Avon Valley Jeep. Entrants should submit a SINGLE photo showing off your gelding at their handsomest! 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.  


Class 17 - Marvelous Muzzles -  Sponsored by J Johnson Transport Services. Open to all. Entrants should submit either a single photo or a collage of photos showing off their horse's muzzle at its must kissable! 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 18 - Putting them through their paces - Entrants should submit a ready made collage of 4 photos depicting halt, walk, trot, & canter. Pictures can be ridden,inhand, at liberty, driven (or a mixture). 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 19 - Sleeping Beauties - Sponsored by Totally Turmeric www.totallyturmeric.co.uk. Get snapping as your horse is catching some ZZZZ's. Collage photos are allowed and must be submitted ready made. 1st place prize is a large tub of turmeric or turmeric mixed with pepper & linseed.


Class 20 - Most Eye Catching Sponsored by Whinny Reins www.whinnyreins.co.uk. Entrants should submit a SINGLE FULL BODY that will most catch the judges eye. 1st place prize is a hand made Whinny Reins lead rope in colours of your choice.

Class 21 - Horse Of A Lifetime -  Entrants should submit a single photo or a collage of photos depicting their horse of a lifetime - Photos may be ridden/in hand/at liberty. Collages must be submitted ready-made. 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 22 - Winter Woollies -  Dedicated In Memory of Vernon. Show us those hairy beasts! Collage photos are allowed and must be submitted readymade. 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 23 - Foal To Fully Grown -  Sponsored by Horseshoe Hearts & Gifts www.horseshoehearts.co.uk. From bouncing babies to fully grown equines! Submit a collage containing a photo of your horse/pony as a foal and one of them fully grown - just the 2 photos please. 1st place prize is a single Horseshoe Heart with personalisation made from either the sponsors own horseshoes or one from the winners horse.


Class 24 - Arena Two Championship - . All those placed 1st or 2nd in classes 13 - 23  will automatically be entered into this Championship class free of charge. The Champion and Reserve Champion will be awarded a luxury rosette. The Champion will go forward to be judged for Supreme Champion.



Arena three - Fun Classes - Photo Classes - Rosettes 1st - 8th Place + Specials (where awarded) - Prize to 1st place - £3.50 per photo class & £5 per video class


Class 25 - Best Newcomer – Sponsored by TeenEquine www.teenequine.co.uk Open to all horses and ponies who have never been placed 1st-8th in any class at The Mane Show previously.  Entrants should submit a photo/collage of photos that they feel best introduces their horse/pony to us! Collages must be submitted ready made. 1st place prize is your photo being included in the next edition of TeenEquine Magazine.


Class 26 - Best Calendar Shot: December -  Entrants should submit a SINGLE photo of their best calendar shot suitable for the month of December. This class will run every month this year for the current month. 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 27 – Happy Hacking –  Sponsored & Judged by JPo Equine julietpone.wixsite.com/photography. Show us those lovely views, fun moments, hacking frivolities and through the ears shots. Ready made collages are permitted. 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 28 – Make Me Smile - Sponsored by Mollichaff Complete Feeds www.horsehage.co.uk.  As the title suggests! Use your imagination to make the judges smile. Readymade collage photos and edited photos are permitted.  1st place prize is a voucher for a bag of feed from the Mollichaff Complete range. 


Class 29 - In Memory Of - Dedicated in memory of Pepsi. One for our lovely rainbow bridge horses. Enter either a single photo or a collage that you feels best show of your rainbow bridge horse. 1st place prize is a hand crafted Mane Show bead & charm rainbow bridge keyring.


Class 30 – Best Whoops Moment -  The You've Been Framed of The Mane Show!  Enter either a single photo or a readymade collage of your favorite horsey whoops moment captured on camera.1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 31 - My 1st Pony – Dedicated to Emily & Cassie.  A class for our much loved 1st ponies or horses!  Collage photos are permitted but must be submitted readymade. 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.. 


Class 32  - Festive Fun - Sponsored by PJAMA Pet Portraits & Other Doodles. A rather self explanatory class! Show us what festive fun you have been up to with your horses. 1st place prize is a set of Shetland Jumper prints. 


Class 33 - Our Year -  Enter either a single picture or a readymade collage that sums up your 2018 horsey year.1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 34 - Best Christmas Card Photo - Dedicated in memory of Peter Clements. As the title suggest! We want to see those photos that would make a perfect Christmas card - funny, scenic, thought provoking etc - show us what you've got. You are welcome to add a Christmas card type caption on to the photo if you wish. 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 35 – Life In Monochrome - Sponsored by HKF Photography hkfphotography.wixsite.com/hkfphotography .Entrants should submit a SINGLE black & white photo which will be judged on its artistic merits and overall wow factor! 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 36 – On The Road - Travelling, trucking, transporting, trailering....you get the picture! Show us your on the road pictures. Entrants should submit either a single photo or a collage of photos. Collages must be submitted ready-made. 1st place prize is a set of 4 hand crafted equestrian wine glass charms.


Class 37 - Arena Three Championship -  All those placed 1st or 2nd in classes 25 - 36 will automatically be entered in to this championship class free of charge. The Champion and Reserve Champion will be awarded a luxury rosette.  The Champion will go forward to be judged for Supreme Champion.



Class 38 -  SUPREME CHAMPIONSHIP -  The Champions from classes 12, 24, 37 will be automatically entered into this class and one of them will be crowned the Supreme Champion of the show. The Supreme Champion will be awarded a super luxurious rosette and the Supreme Champion Sash.