The Sport

The sport of hunters and jumpers can sometimes be confusing. All the horses are jumping, yet they are being judged on different things. While it’s true that the horses are jumping fences, the apparel of the riders, the equipment on the horse, and the fences they jump all vary, along with the judging criteria. Use the links below to learn more about these disciplines. It will make watching the competitions much more enjoyable!

Hunters & Jumpers Explained

Scoring

Glossary