17th - 22nd March 


Hastings, New Zealand


Tens of thousands of people can't be wrong. The NRM New Zealand Horse of the Year Show is touted as one of the greatest equestrian celebrations on the planet by people all over the world.

It's a true celebration of all things equestrian that encompass all that is good about New Zealand and a shared love of horses.

Come and be part of one of the biggest sporting events in the Southern Hemisphere – you won't regret it for a minute!

  • 2600 horses
  • 1800 riders
  • 28 arenas
  • 400 volunteers
  • 8,000 square metres of shopping
  • 84,000 Attendance

Latest Articles

1 Apr 2014

Luke Dee will be winging his way to China shortly to compete in the CSIW2*.

28 Mar 2014

The figures are in . . . the 2014 NRM Horse of the Year Show was a record-breaker.

28 Mar 2014

Vicki Wilson bagged seven wins and seven placings at the 2014 NRM Horse of the Year Show, but the most special was lifting the Tom Gadsby Memorial…

27 Mar 2014

Para-dressage is on the rise . . . and that pleases new sport manager Judy Alderdice.

23 Mar 2014

The queen of New Zealand showjumping won her fifth JB Olympic Cup at the NRM Horse of the Year Show in Hastings this afternoon (Sunday).