Entries open for National Championships and Stoneleigh
Entries for the British Showjumping National Championships and Stoneleigh Horse Show are now open.
Grandstand Media Ltd, who won the five year tender to run the Championships last year, unveiled the new venue, fresh look and exciting media platforms for the British Showjumping National Championships and Stoneleigh Horse Show 2015 in March.
The Championships are to take place at the National Agricultural and Exhibition Centre (NAEC), Stoneleigh Park from the 11-16 August, and entries are now open.
Online entries can be made using the Grandstand Online Entries System. To create or access an account visit www.grandstandentries.com. Postal entry forms can be downloaded from www.bsnationalchampionships.co.uk. Entries close on 26 July.
International showjumper Tim Stockdale is the Shows ambassador for 2015
The world class platform that the Show provides is an opportunity for upcoming riders, and horses, to gain exposure and experience in an international atmosphere. The British Showjumping National Championships will also run alongside a brand new addition to the showing calendar, Stoneleigh Horse Show.
The NAEC, Stoneleigh Park offers 800 acres of countryside and world-class facilities, ensuring an impressive foundation stone on which the British Showjumping National Championships and Stoneleigh Horse Show can grow. Eight arenas will be available to competitors including two all-weather arenas and the Andrews Bowen Indoor Arena. The Grand Ring, which will showcase a variety of classes, comprises of a Nelton Advanced Turf System, one of the world’s most superior and preferred surfaces for sporting events.
The introduction of Stoneleigh Horse Show is set to make a big impression and become a much anticipated fixture in the showing calendar. The Show will also encompass a full set of Horse of the Year Show qualifiers.
The prestigious International Stairway League final will take place on Sunday 16 August, culminating in a spectacular finale where the British Showjumping National Champion will be crowned. This not only promises to deliver thrilling competition, but will also carry three International Wild Cards for Horse of the Year Show.
‘The British Showjumping National Championships are a long standing and greatly anticipated event within the Showjumping calendar’
Helena Pettit, managing director of Grandstand Media Ltd. said “The British Showjumping National Championships are a long standing and greatly anticipated event within the Showjumping calendar. We are delighted to be delivering such a prestigious event and look forward to carrying that success into the future”.
All British Showjumping National Championships and Stoneleigh Horse Show platforms are now live. General information regarding the Show, including timetable and a list of judges attending, is now available at www.bsnationalchampionships.co.uk.