The Golden Horseshoe

Friday 17 May 2019 - Sunday 19 May 2019

Exford Showground, Exford, Nr.Minehead, Somerset

TA24 7ND

 You must be a Registered User (including FREE Supporter option) and Logged In before entering! 

Ride Website


Opening DateThursday 21 March 2019
Closing DateMonday 06 May 2019
Late Entries No
Latest EditThursday 16 May 2019 06:00 PM



Ride Secretary

Name Mrs Elizabeth Hinings
Address 4 Greenhill
Norton Road
Sutton Veny
Warminster, Wiltshire
PostcodeBA12 7BR
Telephone01985 841291

Ride Organiser

Name Mrs Jo and Andrew Chisholm
Address Higher Watervale Farm
PostcodeEX20 4AL
Telephone01822 820505
Mobile07816 762815 Jo 07767 868404 Andrew

Ride Details

Map RefSS852 369
DescriptionMajority of ride on Exmoor moorland, with some bridleways, tracks, fields and small amount of roadwork in between.
1. 160km Golden Horseshoe two day (80k/80k) Elevator
2. 120km Stag Class two day (80k/40k)
3. 80km GER Hind Class two day (40k/40k) PF
7. 24km PR Fawn Pleasure Ride
4. 80km GER Fox Class one day 80k PF
5. 40km GER Otter Class PF
6. 40km Novice GER Otter Cub Class
Entries Limit200
StablingPosted on ride website or call organiser
FacilitiesRefreshments, toilets, first aid, mobile farrier, trade stands. Plenty of water on route.
Flu Vac?Yes
GatesSome will be manned, others will have rope loops.
Apply For Schedule?Downloadable from website or send A5 SAE to the organiser/entries secretary
Special Instructions This year ALL classes are able to enter online.

Vet Gate will be at the venue.

Each rider in classes 1, 2, 3 and 4 must have their own crew, not shared.

Riders in classes 5 and 6 must have designated crew, but these may be shared.

Riders and horses in Class 1 must have competed successfully at Advanced Level in the previous season.

Riders and Horses in Class 2 must be at Advanced Level at the start of the 2019 Season.

Riders and horses in Class 3 must be at Open or Advanced Level and have successfully completed a 64k one day or 80k two day ride (as a single class) since January 2017.

Class 4 open to horses and riders at Advanced level at the time of the ride.

Classes 5 & 6 qualification is as per normal EGB Rules.

Class 7 (pleasure ride) is on the SATURDAY and is open to non members/supporters.

Additional Golden Horseshoe information in schedule - including specific Golden Horseshoe Ride rules, available in January from the organiser, entries secretary or the Golden Horseshoe website.
Results Results not available