Posted: 7th February 2020 | Back to news feed

Sponsor Signs for Second Year to Support the HOYS Mountain and Moorland Working Hunter Pony Classes in 2020

After another successful show in 2019, Horse of the Year Show is delighted to add Thor Atkinson Steel Fabrications Ltd. to the list of sponsors returning for a second consecutive year, backing the Mountain and Moorland Working Hunter Pony of the Year Championship, including the preceding 122cm, 133cm, 143cm and Exc 143cm Mountain & Moorland Working Hunter Pony of the Year classes in 2020.

Thor Atkinson Steel Fabrications Ltd has been supplying the major UK aggregate companies since 1997. As one of the UK's leading steel fabrication and plant hire companies, they have a wealth of knowledge and experience in all aspects of steel and quarry fabrication.

Horse of the Year Show 2019 saw a returning champion back to claim their title in the Mountain & Moorland Working Hunter Pony of the Year Championship. After taking the win in 2017 Amy Smith and her 12-year-old Connemara gelding, Laburnum Richard, were once again crowned winners of to take this prestigious title.

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Photo: AMY SMITH AND LABURNUM RICHARD  credit 1st Class Images

Jemma Atkinson of Thor Atkinson Steel Fabrications Ltd. commented: “As a family we have shown horses and ponies for many years, and the ultimate aim for everyone in the showing world, is to win that golden ticket to compete at HOYS, so there is no better feeling than being in a position where we can support the show and be part of the HOYS magic.”

Horse of the Year Show Event Director, Emma Williams, added: “We greatly value the families and businesses who continue to support the show and our competitors, allowing equestrian sport to grow and develop for everyone involved. On behalf of Horse of the Year Show, we look forward to welcoming Thor Atkinson Steel Fabrications Ltd. back to the show in October 2020.”

Horse of the Year Show takes place from 7th-11th October 2020 at the Resorts World Arena, the NEC Birmingham bringing another year of breath-taking displays and unbeatable competition.

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