SHOWS AND EVENTS 2020
All ‘have a go’ days, training events and shows to be held in the Area 12 region will be posted up here as soon as dates are confirmed to us, plus the National Show at Addington Manor.
FALLS: A fall of horse/pony or rider in any class run under Side Saddle Association rules will result in disqualification, and the rider must leave the ring dismounted. It is strongly recommended that medical advice is then sought before competing in any other class.
JUNIOR COMPETITORS (SSA Members or Non SSA Members): MUST have attained their 5th birthday and be under 18 on 1st January of the current year and MUST wear a correctly secured Skull Caps/Riding Hat that meets one of the following current Safety Standards in all classes affiliated to or run by the SSA: All PAS 015; VG1; ASTM F1163 04a onwards; SNELL E2001; AS/NZS 3838 2003 onwards. In addition the new BS/EN standard will be allowed, once approved with the finalised number being advised in due course. A Spur or Spur band is not permitted in any class where jumping is involved.
ADULT COMPETITORS (SSA Members or Non SSA Members): MUST be aged 18 or over on 1st January of the current year and MUST wear a correctly secured Skull Caps/Riding Hat that meets one of the following current Safety Standards where indicated in the competition rules: All PAS 015; VG1; ASTM F1163 04a onwards; SNELL E2001; AS/NZS 3838 2003 onwards. In addition the new BS/EN standard will be allowed, once approved with the finalised number being advised in due course Where safety hats are not compulsory, Adult competitors wear alternative headgear at their own risk.
LEAD REIN competitors MUST compete Hors Concours in any SSA affiliated class unless otherwise stated.
QUALIFIERS: Shows held up to and including the first day of the 2020 National Side Saddle Show will be Qualifiers for 2020. Shows held after that date will be Qualifiers for the following year.
The Entry form for ALL Area shows can be found at the bottom of this page. Please use this for either our Spring, Summer or Autumn Shows. All other shows posted have their own entry system.
Welcome to the Area 12 SSA Virtual Spring Show
In aid of the NHS Charities Covid-19 Appeal
All profits to be donated to www.nhscharitiestogether.co.uk
Please click this link for the schedule : Virtual Spring Show Schedule FINAL .
Your entries can be done direct through Horse Monkey just click the link below. To upload your image/s please refer to the instructions at the end of the schedule – explained below and also click HERE to watch a quick video to show how you can upload your image straight from Facebook to Horse Monkey.
To submit your entry, you need to use a URL link… sounds complicated but not. So, for instance, if uploading from Facebook – click on the image you want to use for your entry. On a computer you then right click your mouse and select COPY IMAGE LOCATION. On your entry, where it asks for VIDEO URL, after you’ve added rider/horse name…. pop the link in there and SAVE and you can then see your entry below and can view what you uploaded. It works for images and videos and you can download from Dropbox or YouTube if you use either of these.
AREA 12 SPRING SHOW – CANCELLED
SSA International Celebration Weekend – CANCELLED
Nottinghamshire County Show – CANCELLED
AREA 12 SUMMER SHOW – CANCELLED
Lincolnshire County Show – CANCELLED
Derbyshire County Show – CANCELLED
National Side Saddle Championships
7th – 9th August – Addington Manor
AREA 12 AUTUMN SHOW
24th September 2020 – Flintham and District Ploughing Match
Side Saddle Schedule : AREA 12 AUTUMN SHOW 2020 – FINAL
The Lighthorse schedule will be available later in the year.
Southwell Ploughing Match
26th September – TBC
National Veterans Championships
2nd October – Arena UK
Area 12 Shows Entry Form : entry forms