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 May 2022 Equestrian Showing Online Schedule.

 Entries close at 10pm on the 4th June

Results will be published between 4th - 8th June







All entries to The Mane Show will appear in the public domain by entering you are accepting this condition


Horses, ponies, donkeys & mules are ALL welcome.


Arena One - Traditional Showing/Breeds/Types - Photo Classes - Rosettes 1st - 8th Place


Class 1 – Best Ridden Horse/Pony - Sponsored by The Ripley Collection www.theripleycollection.co.uk 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 readymade.  1st place prize is an item from a range of The Ripley Collection's bespoke equestrian jewellery.


Class 2 - Best In Hand  

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 readymade. Photos must be of horses in hand. 1st place prize is one free entry into the June Show.


Class 3 - Best Veteran age 15 +  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 one free entry into the June Show.


Class 4 - Youngstock -  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 one free entry into the June Show.


Class 5 -  Foreign Breeds –   Open to all foreign breeds/part breeds. To be judged on conformation 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 may be ridden, In hand, or at liberty. 1st place prize is  one free entry into the June Show.


Class 6 - Best All Rounder -  Sponsored by  Nibbleze  www.nibbleze.net Open to all horse & ponies suitable for a variety of activities. Collages are encouraged and should ideally show your horse/pony taking part in a variety of equestrian disciplines.1st place prize  is a  Slow Feed Haynet.


Class 7-  Best Cob/Cob Type - Sponsored by Airframe Assemblies LTD  www.airframes.co.uk   To be judged on best example of a cob. Open to ALL types of cob - traditional/show/native/cob types. 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. Collages must be ready made. 1st place prize is  TBC by sponsor.


Class 8 - Eventers Challenge - Open to all horse & ponies suitable for eventing activities. Submit a collage of  JUST 3  photos covering the disciplines;  Dressage, Show Jumping, and Cross Country - these don’t have to be at a competition. 1st place prize is  one free entry into the June Show.


Class 9  -  Best At Home Photo - Sponsored by Great Dunton Farm track livery www.greatdunton.co.uk A class specifically for everyone that does not have the opportunity to go out to competitions. Show us you favourite home photos. Entrants should submit a single photo or ready made collage. First placed prize is a Nibbleze slow feed haynet.


Class 10 - Arena One Championship - All those placed 1st or 2nd in classes 1 - 9   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, Condition & Conformation - Photo Classes - Rosettes 1st - 8th Place + Specials (where awarded) - Prize to 1st place - £3.50 per photo class


Class 11 - Condition and Turn out - Sponsored by Equine Answers Premium Supplements www.equineanswers.co.uk  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  1kg tub of 365Complete, a superb high spec feed balancer helping keep horses in peak condition.


Class 12 - Charming Chestnuts, Palominos & Duns - Entrants should submit a SINGLE FULL BODY photo showing off your horse. Class will be judged on conformation, condition, colour/markings, and overall wow factor.  1st place prize is one free entry into the June Show.


Class 13 – Beautiful Bays & Blacks -  Entrants should submit a SINGLE FULL BODY photo showing off your horse. Class will be judged on conformation, condition, colour/markings, and overall wow factor. 1st place prize is one free entry into the June Show.


Class 14 - Classy Coloureds (skewbald, piebald, roan, appaloosa,etc) -Entrants should submit a SINGLE FULL BODY photo showing off your horse. Class will be judged on conformation, condition, colour/markings, and overall wow factor.  1st place prize is one free entry into the June Show.


 Class 15 - Gorgeous Greys -  Entrants should submit a SINGLE FULL BODY photo showing off your horse. Class will be judged on conformation, condition, colour/markings, and overall wow factor.  1st place prIze is one free entry into the June Show.


Class 16 - Natural Portrait - Sponsored By Cotswold Jewellery https://www.cotswoldjewellery.co.uk/ Entrants should submit a SINGLE head and shoulders photo of their horse/pony with no tack or headcollar, as nature intended. Awesome Award Card with discount code to all placed entrants.


Class 17 –  Prettiest Mare -  Entrants should submit a SINGLE photo showing off your mare/filly at her prettiest!  1st place prize is one free entry into the June Show.


Class 18 -  Handsomest Gelding (& Stallion) - Entrants should submit a SINGLE photo showing off your gelding/stallion/colt at their handsomest! 1st place prize is one free entry into the June Show.


Class 19 –   Life In Monochrome -  Entrants should submit a SINGLE black & white photo which will be judged on its artistic merits and overall wow factor! 1st place prize is one free entry into the June Show.


Class 20 - Arena Two Championship. All those placed 1st or 2nd in classes 11-19 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.



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 21 Best Newcomer –  Open to all equines who have never been placed 1st or 2nd in any class at The Mane Show this season January 2022. Entrants should submit either a single photo or readymade collage that they feel best introduces their equine to us! Collages must be submitted ready made. 1st place prize is  one free entry into the June Show.


Class 22 - Best Field Shot -Sponsored by Samwell Equestrian https://samwellequestrian.bigcartel.com  Entrants should submit a SINGLE photo of their horse in the field. 1st place prize is a Bespoke Rosette Holde


Class 23 - Best Calendar Shot - May -  Entrants should submit a SINGLE photo of their best calendar shot suitable for the month of May. This class will run every month this year for the current month. 1st place prize is one free entry into the June Show.


Class 24 - Make Me Smile - Sponsored by Star Equine and Animal Edits. 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 an edit of your choice from our sponsor.


Class 25 –  Most Scenic Photo -  Sponsored by Paper Cuts by Hannah.https://folksy.com/shops/PapercutsByHannah  Entrants should submit a  SINGLE photo that depicts equestrian themed scenery/scene. 1st place prize is    £10 voucher off Hannah for a Papercut of your choice.


Class 26  Cuteness Overload -   Cute children with fluffy ponies, toddlers on Shires, Thelwell look a likes, horses kissing dogs - you get the idea! Entrants can submit either a single photo or a readymade collage. 1st place prize is one free entry into the June Show.


Class 27 In Memory Of -  Enter either a single photo or a collage that you feels best show of your rainbow bridge horse. 1st place prize is one free entry into the June Show.


Class 28  –  Happy Hacking – Sponsored by Totally Turmeric www.totallyturmeric.co.uk  Show us those lovely views, fun moments, hacking frivolities and through the ears shots. Ready made collages are permitted.  1st place prize is is either a  5kg of turmeric powder or a large tub of the Complete Mix (5kg).


Class 29 - Pet of The Month Sponsored by Kobees Kookies https://kobeeskookies.co.uk A special class just for our special pets.  Whether they enjoy being around the horses or happier at home we would love to meet them. A single photo or ready made collage is allowed. 1st place prize is 1st place prize is a pack of Kobees Treats.


Class 30 - Arena Three Championship - All those placed 1st or 2nd in classes 21-29  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


Arena Four- Video 1st - 8th Place + Specials (where awarded) - Prize to 1st place -  £5 per video class.

There is no Championship in Arena 4 - Classes 31 & 32 will be included in Arena 3 Championship.


Class 31   In Hand Showing (video)
Open to all types and breeds. Entrants to produce a video to include the following 1. Halt at start and end of show. (video side view of halt) 2. Walk away (video to show horse walking away in a straight line from camera) 3. Walk back (video horse walking back in straight line to camera) 4. Repeat above in trot (trot away and back) 5. Halt (move around horse with camera so conformation can be captured from front, both sides and behind horse) To be judged on conformation, condition, movement and true to type. Video must not be longer than 4 mins. YouTube link added on entry. 
1st place prize is a Rachel's Makery Keyring


Class 32 -  Ridden Showing (video)
Open to all types and breeds. You video must include a halt at the start of the show, followed by a walk away from the camera and a trot back, straight towards the camera. Commence show, based on walk, trot and canter on each rein. Finish with a halt and walk around horse with camera allowing our judge to see conformation from front, side and behind. Video no longer than 4 mins. YouTube link added on entry. 1st place prize is a Rachel's Makery Keyring.


Class 33 - SUPREME CHAMPIONSHIP -   The Champions from classes 10, 20, and 30 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






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