Welcome to the USA-UK Championship Show (formerly the May Festival Show) - our flagship show for all Foreign Breeds, combining the USA-UK European Championship Show for American Saddlebreds with the largest show in the UK specifically for Foreign Breeds.
Show Date for 2021 was 16th May
Venue: Weston Lawns, Coventry, CV12 9JA
Thank you to everyone that supported us this year
2021 Show Photographer: EquinePix
The 2021 show was a qualifier for: HOPE Best of the Best Championships, APHS Foreign Breed Festival Shows National Finals and the VHS Veteran Championships (Golden Ticket). If competitors would like us to consider other qualifiers for 2022, please get in touch.
We are running a poll on our Facebook group to decide the venue for 2022 - if you have been a past, present or hope to be a future competitor, please take part.
Previous European Saddlebred Ridden Champions: Oak Hills Fallen Angel (2006, 2007); Even Worse (2008, 2009); Fame's Encore (2010); CH Appledore Miss Serenade (2011); Kumala Champagne (2012, 2013, 2015), Spellbound Magical Fate (2014), Ridgewood's Phire Cracker (2016), Oh What A Hi (2017), Spellbound Magical Fate (2018), Fully Supercharged (2019)
We're happy to address all your questions or concerns. Email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Class sponsorship: £25. Sash for winner with sponsors details, sponsor details in online schedule, website and USA-UK newsletter. Sponsoring two or more classes, then the cost is £20 a class.
Best British Bred bling rosettes presented in ALL (relevant) classes (to be eligible, mare must have been covered and [purebred] foal born in the UK). Kindly sponsored for the 2022 show.
Best Junior/Youth Rider Kindly sponsored for the 2022 show.
Saddlebred classes & any Group Championships: £50.
In hand Pure ASB
In Hand Part ASB
Sports Horse Champs Kindly sponsored for the 2022 show.
Purebred In Hand Champs
Partbred In Hand Champs
Purebred Ridden Champs
Partbred Ridden Champs
Championship rosettes to 3rd place and sashes to Champion & Reserve.
Supreme In Hand Championship (£100)
Supreme Ridden Championship (£100) Kindly sponsored for the 2022 show.
& Saddlebred Ridden Championship
Championship rosettes to top 6 and Fianlist rosettes to all forward. Flower garlands to champions.
Our thanks to those that sponsored our 2021 Show. If you would like to sponsor our 2022 event then please get in touch:
Headquarters & Treasurer:
USA-UK, 24 Coton Grove, Shirley, Solihull, Birmingham, B90 1BS.
Membership Secretary, Hi-Points & Horse Registrar: 43 Woodman Close, Halesowen, West Midlands, B63 3EH.
Newsletter Editor & Show Liaison: 36 Philpot Square, Peterborough Road, London, SW6 3HT.