For the third year, SEIB are setting out to celebrate excellence in competition, teaching, training and horse care, and this year, we’re delighted to announce that Horse & Hound have come onboard and will be working with us to find the best of the best in the below categories:

  • Best DIY Livery Yard (over 80% DIY)
  • Best Full Livery Yard (over 80% full livery)
  • Best Large Riding School (over 20 school horses)
  • Best Small Riding School (20 and under school horses)
  • RDA Centre of the Year
  • Best Competition Venue *new for 2022*

Voting has now closed, thank you to everyone who has taken the time to nominate a yard.

What happens now the vote has closed?

Now that the results are in, the judges will review the entries and decide upon a shortlist in each category. Each of these yards will be invited to put forward a short video of their premises and what makes them special.

The shortlisted proprietors will be invited to the SEIB Awards in July 2022 when the winners will be announced.

What will the yards be judged on?

  • Best DIY Livery Yard & Full Livery Yard: Judged on horse care, facilities, atmosphere, marketing and business acumen
  • Best Large & Small Riding School: Judged on teaching, horse care, facilities, atmosphere, marketing and business acumen
  • RDA Centre of the Year: Judged on teaching, horse care, facilities, atmosphere, marketing and business acumen
  • Best Competition Venue: Judged on facilities, atmosphere, marketing, business acumen and visitor experience

Who were the 2021 winners?

  • SEIB RDA Centre of the Year –Barrow Farm Riding and Carriage Driving for the Disabled – Anne Mitchell and Karen Lehner
  • SEIB Small Riding School of the Year – Contessa Riding and Training Centre – Tina Layton and Betty Vegere
  • SEIB Large Riding School of the Year – Triley Fields Equestrian Centre – Beccy Field
  • SEIB DIY Livery Yard of the Year – Berries Farm Liveries – Richard Pointer and Jen Brooker
  • SEIB Full Livery Yard of the Year – Folly Fields Farm Livery – Jason and Helen Newbold

Learn more about all of the 2021 shortlisted yards below:

RDA Centres

Small Riding Schools

Large Riding Schools

DIY Livery Yards

Full Livery Yards

Who will be our 2022 winners? Please take a moment to nominate. Simply complete the form above to make your nomination count.

About SEIB

SEIB have been arranging horse insurance and other equestrian insurance such as livery yard insurance and riding school insurance for over 50 years. This experience allows us to tailor policies to suit your circumstances and ensure that you and your horses are covered should the worst happen.

We are able to provide flexible policies to suit individual client needs and provide advice on what cover is needed. For more information call the team on 01708 850 000.