The Sidmouth Horse Trials, A.K.A. Hobby Horse of the Year Show, were founded by fRoots proprieter Ian Anderson and are run under the auspices of the Hong Kong Jokey Club.

The trophy is kindly donated by Peter Lord, founder of Aardman Animations.

The Horse Trials are sponsored by Sidmouth Folk Week.

Our Logo was designed by David Owen.

Members of the HKJC include:

  • Ian Anderson
  • Stephen Rowley¬† (Ringmaster)
  • Carmen Hunt (Clerk of Course)
  • Janet Dowling¬† (Head Judge)
  • Julian Kohler (Judge)
  • Simon Pipe (Judge)
  • Sarah Deere-Jones (Equine Judge)
  • Stephen Hunt
  • Alex Merry
  • Corwen Broch
  • Kate Fletcher
  • Coppin (Hobby Horse representative)

Contact: email

Mobile: 07803052723

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Sidmouth Horse Trials Logo designed by David Owen

Hobby Horse of the Year Show