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 25 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.

22 January 2017 Winter show at Myerscough College, Preston

4 March 2017 Winter (Working Hunter) show at Newton Rigg College, Penrith

29 April 2017 Spring Show (including RIHS qualifiers) at the Westmorland Show Ground, Kendal

15 July 2017 Summer show at the Westmorland Show Ground, Kendal

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2017 Shows and Events for your Diary

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Documents, Schedules and Results


Event Results

2017 Area Points Card

2016 Area Points Presentation Evening results held on 19 November 2016 at The Villa, Levens


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Photo Achievements of Area 1B from recent events

2016 BSPS Area 1B Photo Achievements Archive

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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 8 Berks, Hamps & Surrey
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
Area 15 Essex
Area 15A Herts & Middlesex
Area 16 Norfolk & Suffolk
Area 17 Beds, Cambs, N. Northants


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

Agricultural Shows

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

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