EquestrianHeavy HorsesYoung HandlersClass HG679: Young Handlers
Aged between 12 & 18 years old. Mares and Gelding, any age of any heavy horse breed.
Midlands Foal Show & Sale
Class 221 is a qualifier for The Young Handler of the Year at the Midlands Foal Show & Sale in September 2021. The highest placed 12 to 16 year old handling a Clydesdale will receive an engraved medal and qualify for The Young Handler Final at the Royal Highland Show 2022.
Young Handler Accumulator Competition
The Shire Horse Society will once again be running the SHS Young Handler’s Accumulator Award in 2021. Points relative to placings will be awarded to those young handlers who are 2021 members of the Shire Horse Society. The winner will be announced at the end of the year. Points will be awarded to the top five, with points awarded as follows:- 1st-5 points, 2nd-4 points, 3rd- 3 points, 4th-2 points and 5th- 1 point. The Champion Young Handler with the most points at the end of the year will win the trophy. Those taking part in the above should be Junior members of the Society and are able to join mid-season if they are not already members. Points will only count once membership is taken up and points will not be back dated. Junior memberships are £10 per annum and are open to those that have not attained their 18th birthday.
Entry Fee: £0.00Location: £45 travelling assistance will be awarded to exhibits that come forward in the Heavy Horse classes. Maximum of 2 animals per owner, one amount per animal.Class Closed
Prizes: 1st - £30, 2nd - £25, 3rd - £20