There is an amazing line up of prizes to be won at the Horse & Hound Grassroots Eventing Championships. Each day this week we will be announcing new class prizes, so be sure to keep checking back here to see what's on offer:

Last week we announced the inaugural running of the Horse & Hound Grassroots Eventing Championships at Keysoe in Bedfordshire (27–29 May 2017). Read the full story here.

While everyone waits impatiently for entries to open on Saturday 1 April,  the time has come to unveil the amazing prizes that are on offer to those competing at this unique unaffiliated three-day event.

In addition to the amazing prizes, every rider taking part in the competition will receive a welcome bag on arrival containing a variety of goodies, including a range of products from Horseware and a special H&H weekend pack. Want to know more about the event? Find out everything you need to know here.

In the run up to entries opening, we will be announcing new class prizes on this page every day, so keep checking back to find out what great prizes riders who achieve a top 10 finish will receive.

Prizes for first place

We’d like to say a huge thank you to Horseware IrelandAriat and Bolesworth for providing prizes for combinations finishing in first place:

  • £250 prize money
  • A Horse & Hound Grassroots Eventing Championships 2017 winner’s rug
  • A Horse & Hound Grassroots Eventing Championships 2017 winner’s jacket
  • A Sportzvibe massage therapy rug. This lightweight, non-evasive massage therapy rug for horses is designed to help ease muscle stiffness and soreness
  • A Micklem Deluxe Competition bridle. An ergonomically designed bridle to relieve pressure on the sensitive points on the horse’s face
  • A pair of IceVibe boots. Vibration and ice boots combined to help cool and increase blood flow to the legs, encouraging the recovery process to help prevent injury
  • A pair of Amigo Airflow boots. Perfect, lightweight every day schooling boots
  • A Horseware competition outfit from the best-selling Horseware competition range, made from lightweight and breathable fabrics for comfort while competing. Outfit includes jacket, shirt, breeches and accessories
  • A pair of Ariat Heritage IV Paddock Boots
  • A pair of Horseware gloves perfect for schooling or competing, lightweight and stylish
  • A tasty and nutritious Nutrilick for your horse. The nutrilick is a highly palatable lick offering 60% less sugar than traditional licks
  • A bottle of Fly Away product to ensure you stay fly free this season
  • A bottle of Groom Away to keep your horse show ready this season
  • A pair of tickets to Bolesworth
  • A pair of tickets to the Horse & Hound Awards 2017

Prizes for second place

The prizes for combinations finishing in second place are courtesy of Horseware IrelandAriat and Bolesworth.

  • £100 prize money
  • A pair of IceVibe boots. Vibration and ice boots combined to help cool and increase blood flow to the legs, encouraging the recovery process to help prevent injury
  • An Amigo Deluxe bridle, made from eco-friendly leather, with a padded poll and noseband for comfort
  • An Amigo jersey cooler. This high wicking cooler is perfect for the show season
  • A pair of Amigo Airflow boots. Perfect, lightweight every day schooling boots
  • A Horseware Polo Outfit from the preppy cool collection, for serious style while at the yard or in town. Outfit includes jacket, shirt, breeches and accessories
  • A pair of Ariat Heritage IV Paddock Boot – a stylish, leather upper zipped boot packed with advanced technology for the perfect performance
  • A pair of Horseware gloves perfect for schooling or competing, lightweight and stylish
  • A tasty and nutritious Nutrilick for your horse. The nutrilick is a highly palatable lick offering 60% less sugar than traditional licks
  • A bottle of Fly Away product to ensure you stay fly free this season from the Fly Away Range
  • A bottle of Groom Away to keep your horse show ready this season from the Groom Away product range
  • A pair of tickets to Bolesworth International Horse Show

Prizes for third place

The prizes for combinations finishing in third place are also courtesy of  Horseware Ireland, Ariat and Bolesworth.

  • £50 prize money
  • An Amigo Deluxe bridle, made from eco-friendly leather, with a padded poll and noseband for comfort
  • An Amigo jersey cooler, this high wicking cooler is perfect for the show season, in our fun new colour for SS17
  • A Horseware Ladies Collection outfit, this fun and sporty collection is perfect for both the yard and gym. Outfit includes jacket, shirt, breeches and accessories
  • A pair of Ariat Concord Half Chaps – an unlined, super supple chap with a rear zipper and full length elasticated panel to give a custom like fit
  • A pair of Horseware gloves perfect for schooling or competing, lightweight and stylish
  • A tasty and nutritious Nutrilick for your horse. The nutrilick is a highly palatable lick offering 60% less sugar than traditional licks
  • A bottle of Fly Away product to ensure you stay fly free this season from the Fly Away Range
  • A bottle of Groom Away to keep your horse show ready this season from the Groom Away product range
  • A pair of tickets to Bolesworth International Horse Show

Prizes for fourth to seventh place

The prizes for combinations finishing in fourth to eighth place are also courtesy of  Horseware Ireland and Bolesworth.

  • A Horseware non-slip saddle pad, perfect for schooling or competition
  • A set of Horseware soft fleece bandages that are ideal for use while schooling
  • An Amigo headcollar, perfect for everyday use, with padding on nose and poll for comfort
  • A Horseware classic cotton lead rope, which is idea for everyday use or shows
  • A pair of lightweight and stylish Horseware gloves suitable for schooling or competing
  • A tasty and nutritious Nutrilick for your horse. The nutrilick is a highly palatable lick offering 60% less sugar than traditional licks
  • A bottle of Fly Away product to ensure your horse stays fly free this season
  • A bottle of Groom Away to keep your horse show ready this season
  • A pair of tickets to Bolesworth International Horse Show

Prizes for eight to 10th place

The prizes for combinations finishing in eighth to 10th place are also courtesy of Horseware Ireland and Bolesworth:

  • A waterproof set from Horseware’s H20 range including a poncho and trousers. Breathable, waterproof and functional, the H20 range will keep your dry with its innovative fabric, even in the dreariest of conditions
  • A pair of lightweight and stylish Horseware gloves, perfect for schooling or competing
  • A tasty and nutritious Nutrilick for your horse. The nutrilick is a highly palatable lick offering 60% less sugar than traditional licks
  • A bottle of Fly Away product to help your horse stay fly free this season
  • A bottle of Groom Away to get your horse show ready this season
  • A pair of tickets to Bolesworth International Horse Show

Entries for this fantastic event are now open via Equo Events.

Classes are sure to fill up quickly, so be sure to secure your place via Horse & Hound’s online event entry system, Equo Events.