Ladies' Side-Saddle


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27. MARE or GELDING, 5 years old or over.
To be ridden side-saddle by riders who have attained their 16th birthday by 1 January 2019.


To promote, present and preserve the art of side-saddle riding.

Entry Fee

RDS Members: €306 each entry; Non-Members: €331 each entry.


The rider's ability and turnout, and the way of going, manners, conformation and movement of the horse will be considered as part of the adjudication.

Riders who have attained their 16th birthday by 1 January 2019 and are entered in the Intermediate Side-Saddle, Class 28 may also compete in this class provided they are eligible and have qualified.

Horse and rider combinations who are entered in the Ladies' Side-Saddle, Class 27 are not eligible to compete in the Intermediate Side-Saddle, Class 28.


The top three horse and rider combinations at each of the qualifiers will be eligible to enter the Dublin Horse Show.

Awards & Prizes

The number of prizes awarded is based on the number of animals catalogued. For more information please click here

  • 1st €595
  • 2nd €415
  • 3rd €320
  • 4th €222
  • 5th €160

Cups & Trophies

Cup No. 50 - Perpetual Challange Trophy presented to the winner of the Ladies' Side-Saddle class.

Cup No. 160 - Perpetual Challenge Cup presented to the winning rider in the Ladies' Side-Saddle class.

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