CHIDDINGLY HORSE SHOW & GYMKHANA
Yes again, it's booked, it's definite, it's happening - in 2017 there will again
be a Chiddingly Horse Show, Gymkhana
and Fun Dog Show at Hale Farm, Chiddingly, near Lewes, East Sussex BN8 6HQ
- just as there was last year in 2016.
Thank you to the landowners, Mr Bob Harvey with Scott and Ruth Rance.
Sunday August 6th 2017 all day 8.30am - 6pm
SHOW SCHEDULE as a pdf document. This is now the 2017 schedule.
FORM as a pdf document. This is now the
2017 entry form.
The Horse Show - a friendly fun Show for riders of all ages and abilities. To include:
Novice Corner and Gymkhana events, Mountain & Moorland, Handy Pony, Clear
Fancy Dress, Thelwell Pony, Youngstock, Coloureds and Veterans.
The Sunshine Tour 2017
Unaffiliated and Amateur Championships. Dressage, Show Jumping,
Showing & Eventers Challenge
at All England Showground, Hickstead on September 14th - 17th.
The Sunshine Tour is a fun and exciting National Championship Series for
unaffiliated and amateur
competitors of all ages and abilities. The Championships are held on the ‘hallowed
The All England Showground at Hickstead from Thursday 14th – Sunday 17th
At Chiddingly Show this year we are hosting 4 Qualifying classes:
• 5 Open Jumping
• 13 Riding Club Horse
• 22 Ridden Mountain & Moorland – Small Breeds
• 23 Ridden Mountain & Moorland – Large Breeds
• 28 Best Rider 16 years and under on day of show
To qualify: 1st to 4th placed in show jumping & showing.
Further information available at www.sunshinetour.co.uk
or follow us on
Facebook – Sunshinetouruk
The Fun Dog Show
Pedigree Classes start at 1pm in Ring 1 - entry fees payable at ringside.
The Novelty Classes start at 2.30pm in Ring 2, entry fees payable at
The Berwick Obedience Association will hold a
demonstration in Ring 2 at 2pm.
More information from Ruth Rance, Dog Show Secretary, Tel: 01825 872851
The Horse Show organisers' contact details are
Tel: 01825 872401
The webmaster for this website can be contacted via firstname.lastname@example.org
Spectators: car parking will cost
£3 per car. There are
refreshment vans on site, an ice cream van and stalls selling various
cakes and edibles. There may well be also stalls selling equine and canine
needs and accessories. There are toilets on site
accessible by wheelchairs. First Aid for all is also provided on site by the Red
There is also the Horse Show raffle, the First Prize is
£50 cash and
the 2nd prize a locally-grown free-range fresh turkey for Christmas.
Stalls, refreshments, the raffle, First Aid and toilets are all located
around and close by the Secretary's marquee.
Safety: all the Rings, the main gate, the First Aid post and the
Secretary's marquee are linked during the whole of the day by walkie-talkie.
Mobile phone coverage of the site is not very good; more info on this when we
this is the 2017 provisional draft plan, an Acrobat pdf file.
The local weather forecast is at http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/2647655
If the Sunday weather forecast turns out to be really bad and you think the Show may be cancelled
(extremely unlikely) then it will be posted here but n.b. we leave
home at 6.30am on the Sunday morning
so any later decision won't be posted
here. In extremis try my home phone 01825 872237.
It should never come to this but - we will have a tractor available to tow
you off site if necessary.
of the site: similar to the site plan, but by zooming out is
useful for finding the site when driving to/from.