The stage is set for more seasoned equines to shine at Olympia, the London International Horse Show on Friday morning (19 December), with horses and ponies aged 15 and over going head-to-head in the Olympia Senior Showing Series Championships.

Follow what’s happening, and find out who will spend Christmas celebrating a new, prestigious title as Horse & Hound’s showing editor Aimi Clark brings you live updates as the in-hand and ridden classes take place.

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How to watch Olympia on TV

Live Blog Olympia senior showing champs

In-hand senior competitors

  • Danielle Aspinall with Smart Affair
  • Victoria Littlewood with Moss Town Marz
  • Anna MacMillan with Peut- Etre
  • Heather Linfield with Broken Arrow II
  • Claire Burrows with Breamish Angelo
  • Howell Jenkins with Calerux Diamante
  • Nicola Klaiber with Highnoon
  • Lucy Ashworth with High Hopes (Snickers)
  • Sarah Richards with Carrick Heston
  • Lauren Mollard with Ryanwyn Chevalier
  • Chloe Chubb with Popster’s Loaded Weapon

Ridden senior competitors

  • Felicity Vaughan riding What a Spark
  • C.D. Hawker riding Beltons Medway Bay
  • Maria Veale riding Welton Atom
  • Amy Cook riding Paddington VI
  • Marie Deville riding Intuition II
  • Elizabeth Butterworth riding Forrest Gump
  • Kerrilee Wilson Smith riding Silver Maddigen
  • Samantha Bell riding Maybe
  • Claire V Marriott riding Tukki Amira
  • Debbie Walker riding Shiney
  • Sue Vincent Ranchwood riding Banana Split
  • Krystle Shawyer Lenmar riding Shady Reflection
  • Rebecca McRonald riding Abervale Sprocket
  • Lacey Smith riding Domino Flashy Lad
  • Jessica Baybutt riding Carracastle Barney
  • Lucy Heygate riding Millfields Sportsman
  • Annie Goodwin riding Treowen Ranger
  • Molly Berry riding Waitwith Connie