First Place and Champion Awards
Each Show: Horse Shows in the Park provides their riders with an outstanding quality and selection of awards, ribbons and prizes throughout the year. Provided there are 4 riders in a class, winners get to choose in the show office from an array of prizes for first place. Marshall and Sterling class winners receive special ribbons and first place prizes. Daily High Point winners receive large and beautiful ribbons.
In 2017 there is one show circuit for year end award including all shows at all locations. Highest point earners in the divisions listed below will be eligible to receive a Year End Champion and Reserve award and eight ribbons at the annual Year End Awards Banquet in December, provided they have shown in that division a minimum of 4 times (each day shown is one show day) during the show year.
Low Children’s/Adult Hunter
Low Children’s/Adult Equitation
Modified Hunter Rider Equitation
Children’s Pony Hunter (sm/med and large)
Children’s Pony Equitation (sm/med and large)
Thoroughbred Hunter * new perpetual award
Baby Green Cross Rails Hunter
New Year End Awards:
High Point MSterling Pony Medal
High Point MSterling Bit O Straw Hunter Classic
High Point MSterling 3′ Hunter Classic
High Point 2’6” MSterling or SE Eq Child/Adult Medal combined
High Point 3’ MSterling or SE Eq Child/Adult Medal combined
Pea Green Jumper (includes the Eq Class)
Novice Jumper (includes the Eq Class)
Pre-Children’s/Adult Jumper (inc. new Eq Class)
Low Childs/Adult Jumper
.95m Childs/Adult Jumper (inc. new Eq Class)
1m Low Child’s/Adult Jumper
1.10m High Childs/Adult Jumper
1.15m—1.30m Open Jumper
Walk Trot 9 Under
Walk Trot 10 Up
Academy Walk Trot Crossrails
Academy Equitation W/T/C
Short/Long Stirrups Hunter Rider
Short/Long Stirrups Equitation
Intermediate Hunter Rider
Intermediate Rider Equitation
Pea Green Jumper
Mini Medals and Hunter Classics in the Novice arena now have their own separate year end awards!!
The High Point Novice Rider of the Year– Awards given in 2017 to Grand and Reserve through 10th place to the Riders who have earned the most points during the show year at all locations in the classes held in the Novice arena ie; Walk, Walk Trot, Walk Trot Cross Rails, Academy Equitation, Novice Cross Rails, Short/Long Stirrups, Intermediate Rider including all Novice Arena Medal classes and Hunter Classics as well as Pea Green Jumper and Novice Jumper
Marshall & Sterling Classes and SE Eq Medal do count in 2017 toward Overall Year End Award Categories
Carrington Aylor Perpetual High Point Hunter Award—a stunning engraved bronze inscribed with the horse and owner’s name of the hunter with the most points earned in hunter divisions 2’3” and over including MSterling classics . Award is housed in the glass case at Grand Oaks with significant keepsake award to winner. Derbies/special designated hunter classics to count. Champ/Reserve engraved awards w/ 8 Ribbons.
High Point Perpetual Jumper Award—This engraved marble award is inscribed with the owner’s and horse’s name who has earned the most points during the show year in any jumper class 2’ or higher, excluding $ classes, Classics, add-backs, Mini Prix’s . Award is housed in the glass case at Grand Oaks and significant keepsake award to winner. Champion/Reserve awarded with 8 Ribbons.
The John F. Payne Perpetual High Point Pony Award—Beautiful pewter platter engraved and provided for one year to the owner of the pony who has earned the most points during the show year in the Hunter arenas @ 2’ or higher including MSterling classes in 2017. Derbies to count and any special designated hunter classics. Award to Champion, 8 ribbons awarded.
The Amateur High Point Rider of the Year—A significant award provided to the amateur rider who has earned the most points in all classes entered with any horse or pony excluding $ classes, Pea Green and Novice Jumper. Marshall Sterling and Southeast Medal Eq classes to count in 2017. Award to Champion and Reserve, 8 ribbons awarded
The Professional High Point Rider of the Year—provided to the professional rider who has earned the most points in all arenas excluding $ classes
The “Westin Cup” is a large silver cup engraved with the name and owner of the horse who has the highest cumulative score collected during the show year in the Hunter Derbies at the Hunt Country Horse Shows at The Grand Oaks. Award housed at Grand Oaks in the glass case and keepsake silver cup awarded to winner and 8 ribbons at the Annual Awards Banquet.
The Kimberden Cup—Engraved Silver Award—provided to the highest points earned in Equitation at 2’3” and higher (small/medium ponies included) during the show year including MSterling and SE Medal Classes and Jumper Eq classes. Rider’s name inscribed on base and the perpetual trophy to be housed in the awards case at Grand Oaks. Separate significant keepsake award to rider.
The Hunt Country High Point Thoroughbred Award presented to the Year End High Point Champion Thoroughbred horse of the Thoroughbred Hunter Division. Horse and Owner’s name placed permanently on the award in the awards case at Grand Oaks. Separate keepsake award to rider.
Points are tracked and shown at www.horseshowsinthepark.con under “standings”
The R. Carrington Aylor Perpetual High Point Hunter Award –
The Perpetual High Point JumperAward :
The John F Payne Perpetual High Point Pony Award is a beautiful pewter platter engraved and provided for one year to the owner of the pony who has earned the post points during the show year in the Hunter arenas @ 2′ or higher excluding MSterling/SE Eq Medal classes. Derbies to count. Award to Champion, 8 ribbons awarded.
The HSITP High Point Amateur Rider of the Year – A Beautiful Oak Croft Tack Trunk in 2016!!!
The HSITP High Point Novice Rider of the Year:
The HSITP High Point Professional Rider of the Year
The Weston Cup has awards provided each horse show by Team Weston!!
HSITP Annual Year End Awards Banquet–Saturday December 9 at The Grand Oaks in the Museum and Ballroom
Each year, HSITP Riders and their families gather in December to enjoy an elegant evening of awards, recognition, cameraderie and friendship at HSITP’s Annual Awards Banquet and Dinner Dance. .as Jeanne and her staff have already begun to plan it even before the year began…. . – the candles will be lit and ready for our riders to enjoy a wonderful evening. The tables will dazzle with awards and huge ribbons and our new Year End Awards and Perpetual Awards will be on display for all to see.
The 2017 Annual Awards Banquet and Dinner Dance will be held on Saturday evening December 9, beginning at 5:30 pm .at the Grand Oaks Resort. Book hotel rooms there on site at 352-750-5500… book stabling and you can even bring your horses along too!
Horse Shows in the Park, LLC is eagerly awaiting this special night to recognize the talent and hard work shown by our riders throughout the 2017 show year. Come, enjoy, and dance the night away as we enjoy the company of our good friends and fellow riders.
Questions? Email the show secretary at email@example.com or call us at 321-693-5551. We hope to make this a magical and meaningful evening for all of our HSITP riders and families…