The Complete Horse Show Checklist

Horse shows are stressful enough as is, but remembering all of little details can really complicate things. I have put together a list with a checklist for both the horse and rider!


This is a list that I have put together from my personal experience. If there is anything that you think I should add, please feel free to direct message me @TheJuniorEquestrian on instagram. At the end of this post there will be a link to the doc where you can download the list and print it out for yourself, I highly recommend! With that being said, let's get this list started!

RIDING GEAR

  • Breeches

  • Show shirts

  • Show coat

  • Helmet

  • Tall boots

  • Spurs

  • Hairnet

  • Socks

  • Stock tie (dressage)

  • Vest (cross country)

  • Gloves

  • Belt

  • Watch (cross country)


TACK

  • Saddle pads

  • Half pad

  • Saddle

  • Girth

  • Bridle

  • Martingale (or any other accessory)

  • Boots/ polos

  • Stud kit (for my eventers)

  • Crop

  • Halter

  • Lead line

  • Longe line

  • Stud chain

  • Tack cleaner

  • Bits


HORSE CARE

  • Sheet

  • Blanket

  • Cooler

  • Jugs of water

  • First- aid kid

  • Stall guard

  • Stall sign with emergency contacts

  • Hay net

  • Hay

  • Feed

  • Supplements

  • Treats!

  • Fly spray


TACK STALL SUPPLIES

  • Water buckets

  • Clips

  • Food bucket

  • Bedding

  • Manure fork

  • Muck bucket

  • Broom

  • Shovel

  • Fan

  • Extension cord

  • Bungee cords

  • Duct tape

  • Saddle racks

  • Bridle racks

  • Hose

  • Folding chairs

  • Scissors

  • Lock


GROOMING SUPPLIES

  • Curry comb

  • Soft brush

  • Hard brush

  • Hoof pick

  • Mane and tail brush

  • Show sheen

  • Braiding supplies

  • Towels

  • Sponge

  • Wash bucket

  • Shampoo

  • Conditioner

  • Sweat scraper

  • Clippers

  • Hoof polish


PAPERWORK

  • Coggins

  • Membership cards

  • Horse registration

  • Health certificate

  • ID

  • Money/ checkbook

  • Dressage tests (if needed)


OTHER SUPPLIES

  • Sunscreen

  • Hat

  • Phone charger

  • Snacks

  • Hair ties

  • Water bottle

  • Sweat pants or something to put over breeches when grooming

I hope this helps! I know showing can be very stressful with a lot of stuff to remember. Feel free to contact me if I forgot anything and I will add it! You can download and print out this list, just click the link below!

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1_hcl8tQ1DKGwlR6pGmDEceDn8vlNV8ROM2gvKTURQTI


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