The 1000’s of nominations have been whittled down — and now it’s your probability to determine who wins on the 2022 Horse & Hound Awards, in partnership with NAF.
The shortlists of 4 in every class are introduced right now, and you’ve got every week to inform us who you suppose the winners needs to be, in 12 of the 13 classes, by 27 October.
Greater than 103,000 votes had been forged for final 12 months’s awards, and the H&H workforce is planning one other glittering ceremony at Cheltenham racecourse, on 30 November.
“It’s at all times tough narrowing down the 1000’s of nominations to 4 shortlisted nominees in every class of the awards and it positively wasn’t any simpler this 12 months,” mentioned H&H journal editor Pippa Roome.
“There are such a lot of worthy candidates on the shortlists, from the big-name superstar riders and horses to grassroots heroes, and we’re anticipating voting to be standard and shut, so do be sure you get entangled and vote to your favourites.
“These awards wouldn’t be doable with out our awards companions NAF and all the person award sponsors, so thanks to them for his or her help. We love having this opportunity to honour the very best in so many alternative areas of the horse world and we’re trying ahead to celebrating at Cheltenham once more in November.”
The classes are:
Celebrating our equestrian hero of right now, the horse who’s on the high of his or her recreation and is a pure pleasure to observe.
Everyone knows the very best issues are available in small packages – let’s hear it for good ponies in sport and past.
Honouring the best rider of the 12 months, who’s a hero and an inspiration to the remainder, and whose skill is a blessing for each their horses and our sport.
Acknowledging the rider who doesn’t make a residing from driving, coaching or competing horses, but is devoted to his or her ardour.
The only second in equestrian sport that has finest captured our imaginations and which can go down in historical past as defining 2022.
Celebrating up-and-coming expertise within the horse world. Nominees should be beneath 25 years previous on the day of the H&H Awards (30 November).
Recognising the farrier who, by means of his or her information and energy, has made a distinction to a horse or horses’ efficiency or wellbeing this 12 months.
Honouring the dedication, talent and sheer effort and love of horses this particular person exerts to make sure the very best care of their costs day and evening.
Recognising the sacrifice made by this volunteer to allow numerous others to take pleasure in their sport or career week in, week out.
Appreciating the singular distinction this expert skilled has made to a horse or horses’ lives and subsequently to their house owners’ lives too.
Who has wowed you this 12 months with their willpower, spirited achievement or battle towards the percentages?
Typically there may be one horse that stands head and shoulders above his or her friends. Which horse deserves to be topped for shining achievements all through its profession?
Celebrating the life and work of the person whose contribution to equestrian sport is unparalleled and worthy of sincerest reward.
The general public will vote for the winner in 12 classes; the Horse & Hound panel will choose the winner for the lifetime achievement award.
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