British Young Horse Championships

2018 Hickstead Young Horse Championship 28 to 29 July 2017

TESTS AT CHAMPIONSHIP- 5 National -YHE5 2016  5 International -YHF5 2009

6 National- YHM6 2016    6 International -YHF6 2009

National Young Horses Sat 28 July     International Young Horses Sun 29 July
This prestigious competition was devised by Dane Rawlins in 1995. The qualifiers are co-ordinated by British Dressage in association with the British International Trainers Foundation and Dressage at Hickstead. The aim of this championship is to assist and encourage the production of top quality young dressage horses that will eventually go on to represent their country internationally.

The qualifying rounds are run at Premier League Shows with the Championships at the Hickstead International Show in July. These classes are for 5yr and 6yr old horses at two levels National and International, it is possible to qualify the same horse for both National and International Championships.

QUALIFIERS 2018- Myerscough – Keysoe – Addington -Bicton Arena — Somerford Park May – Wellington – Kingswood – Sheepgate .- Hickstead 19-23 June- Hartpury

Several young champions have gone on to international honours ie: Escapado, Astonish, Keystone Dimaggio, Fitzgeraldo, Utopia, Valegro-, Forest Gump. This high profile and well known series is now seeking a new sponsor, please contact Kerry Allen for details.
TESTS FOR QUALIFIERS 5 National YHE5 2016  5 International YHP5

6 National YHM6 2016   6 International YHP6 2009

BRITISH YOUNG HORSE AT HICKSTEAD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017

National 5yr Champion

BECKY MOOD HEAVENLY KISS

Reseve Champion-

DANNIE MORGAN HILTON TC

National 6yr old Champion– 

NATALIE BANKS GILOMA

Reserve Champion-

LESLEY PEYTON GILBER HAWTIN’S BAROLO

International 5yr old Champion

EDWARD CREAMER HOCUS POCUS IV

Reserve Champion-

RYAN TODD DI ROMANTICA

International 6yr old Champion

LESLEY PEYTON GILBERT HAWTIN’S BAROLO

Reserve Champion-

SARAH MILLIS DUDE III

BRITISH YOUNG HORSE AT HICKSTEAD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2014

National 5yr old Champion- RIVER RISE ESCARA– SADIE SMITH
Reserve Champion- ERASMUS —KATE ROWLAND
National 6yr old Champion- HEADMORE WIMOWEH— ALICE OPPENHEIMER
Reserve Champion- KEYSTONE DAGANY—SUZANNE LAVANDERA
BMW SANDALL International 5yr old Champion- EDEN II—GRACE WEBSTER
Reserve Champion- SYMPATICA—MARTIN SCHLEICHER
WESTPHALIAN STUDBOOK International 6yr old Champion-DIOR III—TOM GOODE
Resrve Champion- LONSWELT—PAUL HAYLER

British Young Horse at Hickstead Champions 2013

  • National 5 Year Old Champion – Daniel Sherriff / Dance Of Decadence
  • National 5 Year Old Reserve Champion – Jess Bennett / JB Dukaat
  • National 6 Year Old Champion – Becky Moody / Carinsio
  • National 6 Year Old Reserve Champion – Daisy Coakley / Cleopatra 2
  • International 5 Year Old Champion – Sarah Kingswell / The Contact People Destiny
  • International 5 Year Old Reserve Champion – Alice Oppenheimer / Headmore Wimoweh
  • International 6 Year Old Champion – Becky Moody / Carinsio
  • International 6 Year Old Reserve Champion –Alice Oppenheimer / Tantoni Sir Socrates