Class HG515

Equestrian Riding Horses Class HG515: Large Riding Horse

Mare or gelding 4, years old and over, exceeding 158cms.


These classes are held under the rules of the British Show Horse Association (BSHA). Owner, Riders and Horses must be registered with the BSHA or have temporary membership with a Day Ticket. Horses registered with the association must be owned and exhibited by current BSHA Members. Riders must be 15 years of age or older. Registration numbers must be quoted on entry form.


BSHA Day Tickets

Non-Members may purchase up to a maximum of 2 Day Tickets per exhibitor, per rider, per horse per season. A Day Ticket will allow entry into Amateur, Home Produced, In-Hand, Novice, Working, Young Rider and Open Affiliated classes only, but will not allow entry into RIHS or HOYS qualifying classes. Horses registered on a Day Ticket do not require a JMB height certificate. Competitors can apply for a Day Ticket by downloading an application form from the BSHA website,


2022 RIHS Qualifying Classes

Classes 514 & 515 are 2022 qualifiers for The Royal International Horse Show. The first prize winner will qualify to compete at the final. If already qualified the second will qualify, if the first and second are already qualified then the third will go forward. Horses competing at the RIHS and qualifying shows in Hunter sections of The Sport Horse Breeding of Great Britain at their Affiliated Shows cannot compete in Hack, Cobs and Riding Horse classes at the same show, on the same day and vice versa. This does not apply to SHB (GB) Ridden Sport Horse classes.


BSHA Classic of the Year Qualifier – NEW FOR 2021

The 1st or highest placed prize winners in each Open Affiliated class will qualify to compete in the BSHA Classic of the Year Final. The Finals will be held at the BSHA Hunter & National Championship Shows in September 2021.


Supreme Ridden Horse Championship

The Champion Riding Horse and the Reserve Champion Riding Horse will go forward to the Supreme Ridden Horse Championship, held on Monday afternoon in the Main Ring. Stabling will be provided for those that require it, please contact the Show Office for stabling to be arranged.

Ring Area: Main Ring Entry Fee: £25.00 Class Closed Sponsor: Mrs Amber Dane Prizes: 1st - £35, 2nd - £30, 3rd - £25


The BSHA offer a Novice, Amateur and Young Rider rosette in each open class and a Champion rosette for each section.