Chelmsford Riding School Summer Show 2017

Our Summer Show for 2017 will be held on Monday 28th August from 10am to 4pm.

Entry fees are £9 per class if booked and paid for in advance or £10 per class if booked on the day.

Please send all entries including payment to the Show Secretary, Chelmsford Equestrian Centre, Carlton Farm, Beehive Lane, Galleywood, Essex, CM2 8RL.  Alternatively you can book by phone calling 01245 358116.

For a downloadable copy of the entry form and schedule please click here

Morning Classes start at 10am prompt

Ring 1


Judge: Mrs Macefield

Class 1

Mountain & Moorland (Small)


Class 2 

Mountain and Moorland (Large)


Class 3

Foreign Breeds


Class 4

 In-Hand Vetran 15+


Class 5

Young Handler (under 16 years of age)


Class 6

In-Hand Riding Pony


Class 7

In-Hand Riding Horse


Ring 2


Judge: Lauren Mallon

Class 8

Ridden Hunter


Class 9

Lead Rein (under 10 years old)


Class 10

Mountain & Moorland (Small)


Class 11

Mountain & Moorland (Large)


Class 12

Foreign Breeds


   Afternoon Classes not to start before 1pm

Ring 1


Judge: Mrs Macefield

Class 13

In-Hand Cob


Class 14

In-Hand Paint, Spots, Duns, Palominos and Roans


Class 15

Most Handsome Gelding


Class 16

Prettiest Mare

Class 17

Championship. Those placed 1st or 2nd in any of the classes in Ring 1 will qualify for the Championship.


Ring 2


Judge: Lauren Mallon

Class 18

Veteran 15+


Class 19

Ridden Pony


Class 20

Ridden Horse


Class 21

Ridden Cob


Class 22

Paints, Spots, Duns, Palominos and Roans


Class 23

Championship. Those placed 1st or 2nd in any of the classes in Ring 2 will qualify for the Championship.


Show Rules:

Classes start at 10am prompt.

If you arrive late, we cannot guarantee that you will be allowed to ride and your entrance fee will be forfeited.

You may pay for your entry by cheque, cash, credit card or debit card either by post, in person at our reception or over the phone. We will only accept cheque or cash payments on the day.

You may canter in the warm up area only.

Minimum age of rider to ride in any class is 4 years of age.

Horses and ponies must be 4 years and older to attend the show.

Sorry no stallions and no dogs allowed on the premises.

Hard hats must comply with current safety standards and must be worn in all classes. 

Excessive use of the whip or spurs, or cruelty to the horse/pony in any manner, will lead to immediate disqualification and you will be asked to leave the premises.

Chelmsford Equestrian Centre reserves the right to cancel or amend any class as we see fit. 

The judge's decision is final.

Please ensure that you take all your litter home with you.

Chelmsford Equestrian Centre has a strict no smoking policy.  If you wish to smoke please do so in the main car park only. 

 Please ensure you pick up your cigarette ends and take them home with you along with any other litter.

You must hold valid third party liability insurance for yourself or the rider and your horse.

Please register at the registration desk on arrival. 


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