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.
AREA 12 SPRING SHOW
26th April 2020 – Derby Equestrian College
Schedule : AREA 12 SPRING SHOW 2020 – FINAL
Spring Show Training Clinic Form : Spring Training Clinic
The clinic will be run by Ginny Oakley-Pope
SSA International Celebration Weekend
2nd – 3rd May – Aintree International
Nottinghamshire County Show
9th – 10th May – Newark Showground
AREA 12 SUMMER SHOW
7th June 2020 – Pleasley Vale
Schedule : AREA 12 SUMMER SHOW 2020 – FINAL
Lincolnshire County Show
24th – 25th June – Lincoln Showground
Derbyshire County Show
28th June – Elvaston Castle
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