The BRITISH SHOW JUMPING ASSOCIATION,
National BSJA, the association is now run independently but maintains close
links with this governing body of the sport of show jumping in the
The BSJA Jersey Show Ground is situated in the centre of Jersey
within easy reach of all parts of the Island.The jumping arena is irrigated
throughout the season and always maintained in tip-top condition, rivalling the
best English venues.
Competitive events are held from March to mid September catering
for a membership with a wide range of age and ability, riding horses and ponies
from novice to experienced Grade A.Members are able to gain experience over a
large variety of courses, thanks to both resident and visiting international
course designers.In addition to show jumping, horse and pony showing
competitions are also held and it is here, in the leading rein classes, that our
youngest members are found.
Each year, increasing numbers of local members travel with their
horses to compete with some success on the mainland and some have qualified
locally and jumped in
Visiting teams of riders bring their horses here to compete at
our Liberation Day Horse Show and enjoy
hospitality. Traditionally, Guernsey field a senior and junior team for some
annual inter-island rivalry and English visitors have included riders from the
King's Troop and show jumpers hailing from the Midlands and Yorkshire.
Patron:- Michael Birt QC
Angela Mitchell Helen Papworth