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Amateur handler of the year

Will you be a Star with TSR?

What is the Amateur Handler of the Year?

The Handler of the Year is the culmination of the TSR Pathway Talent Spotting Clinic Series.

  • A fun, friendly & supportive competition style Final
  • Compete at your own ability level & in your age group.
  • Judged on your Handling skills and Performance this is an amazing opportunity for Handlers to show their STAR potential and have their skills and dedication to training rewarded!

How can I take part?

How do I get selected?

  • Attend a TSR Clinic, Approved Clinic or a Talent Spotting Lesson to be talent spotted for the TSR Training Pathway Finals
  • Handlers will be selected from training groups or lessons at either New, Rising or Super Star level by the trainer on the day.

Find out more

Talent spotted Handlers will compete for the title of Amateur Handler of the Year in the following ability & age groups

Compete at YOUR own Level in your Age Group!

NEW STAR Handler of the Year

6-10yrs / 11-14 yrs / 15-25 yrs / 26-40 yrs / 41+ yrs

RISING STAR Handler of the Year

6-10 yrs / 11-14 years / 15-25 yrs / 26-40 yrs / 41 plus

SUPER STAR Handler of the Year

9-14 years / 15-25 yrs / 26-40 yrs / 41+ yrs

Format of the Final
You will be expected to perform a set In-hand show to include certain elements such as a stand up, halt, walk, trot on a circle.  Judges will be looking for good handling skills and performance of your horse/pony. Conformation is NOT taken into account

The Amateur Handler of the Year is held within the TSR Premier Amateur Show on 25th – 26th May 2024 at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire.

Fabulous rosettes for everyone!

Prizes to be confirmed.