Horse Competitions | New Forest Show

Agricultural Shows are famous for their livestock and rural activities and of course this remains the central attraction of the New Forest and Hampshire County Show, especially as the Show is particularly famous for its horse competitions including International Show jumping plus over 50 prestigious ‘Horse of the Year Show’ Qualifying Classes. Over the three days of the Show, you will be able to see over 2,500 horses and riders compete in a range of Classes and Competitions. Watch top class Show Jumpers take part in the International Stairway, see the high standard of turnout in the Heavy Horse Musical Drive.

If you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact Beth Beales either by email or by phone 01590 622400. Inter Hunt Relay The relay will be taking place in the East Ring each day, this is where four teams take part in a timed relay over fences and obstacles. This can be a very exciting, entertaining and exhilarating display to watch, and the louder you can cheer the faster they go. Heavy Horses The Heavy Horses are a real spectacle to watch, they can be seen In Hand, Driven and a first for this year can be seen Ridden in the Horse of the Year Show qualifier.

For those of you who haven’t seen the Heavy Horse Musical Drive, this display is not to missed. Watch 16 magnificent pairs of horses take part in this musical drive each day in the East Ring. Hackneys The Hackney’s are a beautiful breed of horse to watch in harness, as they are known for their elegant high stepping.

Horses Hackney Horses Inter Hunt Relay Heavy Horse