BSPS Area 1B

British Show Pony Society Area 1B

The BSPS is the Premier Showing Society in the United Kingdom. The membership is divided into 24 franchised Areas around the country which organise regional shows, training days, points parties and social events.

British Show Pony Society Area 1B covers Cumbria and the bordering areas. Your area Chairman is Carol Barker, Email:

Whether you own or ride a Show Pony, Show Hunter Pony, Working Hunter Pony or Mountain and Moorland (adult riders included) the BSPS is for you!

The Society offers three quality, well run Championship Shows each year; the Winter Championships, Summer Championships and Heritage Championships. Membership enables you to qualify and compete at the prestigious Royal International Horse Show, Olympia, The London International Horse Show and the Horse of the Year Show.

Area 1B holds 4 shows a year. Two Winter Shows, a Spring Show and a Summer Show.

21 January 2018 (Sunday) Winter show at Myerscough College, Preston

3 March 2018 (Saturday) Cancelled Winter (Working Hunter) show at Newton Rigg College, Penrith

5 May 2018 (Saturday) Spring Show (including RIHS qualifiers) at the Westmorland Show Ground, Kendal

14 July 2018 (Saturday) Summer show at the Westmorland Show Ground, Kendal which has been generously sponsored this year by:

The Kimberley Graham Memorial Supreme Championship, RCH Farrier, Sarah Osmond Interiors Llafar Tia Championship, Heather Metcalf & Susie Gibson, Sproats Newsagent Cleator Moor, Julian & Joanne Thornton, Dennison Plant Hire, Helliwell Show Team, North West Equine Vets, Archway Vets, Terry Allen Electrical, Weatherbys Hamilton, PSR Marquees, Ian & Marlene Little, NFU Mutual of Penrith & Cockermouth, Sparket Equestrian Events, Rushfield Ponies, Cannon Hire, Renaissance, ST Barnes Building Services, Gilmour Engineering & Industrial Services, Pam Prickett Equestrian Coach, Pickles Roofing Contractors Ltd.

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2018 Shows and Events for your Diary

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Documents, Schedules and Results


Event Results

Amended 2018 Area Points Card

2017 Area Points Presentation Evening results held on 25 November 2017 at The Villa, Levens


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2018 Photos from BSPS Area 1B.

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British Show Pony Areas

Area 1A Norththumberland & County Durham
Area 2A Cheshire
Area 2B Lancashire
Area 3A North Yorkshire
Area 3B South Yorkshire
Area 4A Derbyshire
Area 4B Lincolnshire & East Yorkshire
Area 5 Leics & Notts
Area 6 Worcs, Warks & Staffs
Area 7 Bucks & Oxon
Area 9A Herefordshire
Area 9B Gloucestershire
Area 10 Shropshire
Area 11 Dorset & Wiltshire
Area 12 Wales
Area 13A Cornwall
Area 13B Devon & Somerset
Area 14 Kent, Sussex & Surrey
Area 15 Essex
Area 15A Herts & Middlesex
Area 16 Norfolk & Suffolk
Area 17 Beds, Cambs, N. Northants


British Show Pony Society
Coloured Horse and Pony Society
Horse of the Year Show
Myerscough College
Newton Rigg College
North of England Shows
Northern Counties Pony Association (NCPA)
Olympia Horse Show
Royal International Horse Show
Entry Master

Agricultural Shows

Cartmel Agricultural Show
Cockermouth Agricultural Show
Cumberland County Show
Dalston Agricultural Show
Keswick Show
Lunesdale Agricultural Show
Penrith Agricultural Show
Skelton Agricultural Show
Westmorland Agricultural Show

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