Whether it’s the perfect bacon butty, a warm-up arena with space to burn or a well-organised car park that doesn’t raise your blood pressure before you’re even in the saddle, a slick show centre can transform your competition day — irrelevant of the colour of rosette you end up with at the end of the day.

And Horse & Hound is on a quest to suss out which show centre tops the charts for our readers. Take your pick from our shortlist below and don’t miss our show guide special in the 5 July issue of Horse & Hound magazine, where the results will be revealed.

Don’t miss this week’s issue of Horse & Hound magazine for our full report and analysis from Badminton Horse Trials 2018

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