NIF 2023 are delighted to be hosting a Golden Ticket Qualifier for the
Veteran Horse of the Year 2023
An opportunity for a Ridden Horse / Pony or an In-Hand Horse / Pony to win direct entry to the
Veteran Horse Society Supreme Final
at Arena UK, Lincolnshire on 29th September – 1st October 2023

Classes 146 and 147 to be held on Friday 28th April 2023 in the GREEN RING – £25 per class

Class 146: VETERAN IN-HAND, COMBINED AGE CLASS (15 years and over).
To be run as one class but judged as separate age categories:
Diamond Veteran (25 years and over), Veteran (20–24 years) & Pre-Veteran (15–19 years). Open to horses and ponies of any breed and height.

Class 147: VETERAN RIDDEN, COMBINED AGE CLASS (15 years and over).
To be run as one class but judged as separate age categories:
Diamond Veteran (25 years and over), Veteran (20–24 years) & Pre-Veteran (15–19 years). Open to horses and ponies of any breed and height.

The winner and runner up of classes 146 and 147 go through to Championship 19.
CH 19: Veteran Horse of the Year Golden Ticket Qualifier (Classes 146 and 147) to be held in the Friday evening performance – Champion and Reserve Champion will receive a Golden Ticket for the Supreme Veteran Horse of the Year 2023 Final

The Champion and Reserve Champion of CH 19 will receive a ‘Golden Ticket’ for the ‘Veteran Horse of the Year 2023’ Supreme Finals, in accordance to the relevant age section. Arena UK, Lincs. 29th September – 1st October 2023.
Qualifying rules apply, turnout Rules in accordance with the 2023 Rule Book and National Championship Rules 2023.
To enter the VHS Supreme Final you will need to enter within 21 days from qualification and become a member of the Society.
Full information is available on their website or by contacting the VHS directly.
The Qualification is only presented to an amateur rider/handler. If a Professional Producer is placed Champion, the placing will remain, but qualification is to be handed down the line no lower than 4th place.