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Series Ri-Dry RoR Racing To Hunting Challenge

The Ri-Dry RoR Racing to Hunting Challenge celebrates those former racehorses that have adapted to a life in the hunting field.

2023 Winner

Winner - Celtic Silver
Owned and Ridden by - Sara Cork

2022 Winner

Winner - Tribunel
Owned and Ridden by - Vicky Heal

2021 Winner

Winner - Sire Collonges
Owned and Ridden by - Tom Jonason



The challenge is open to former racehorses who have raced in GB (Point-to-Point or Under Rules) horses must have current RoR competition membership and have hunted for a minimum of 1 season. Riders must be 15yrs and over on 1 January of the current year.

About the series

The Racing to Hunting Challenge, sponsored by Ri-Dry Clothing is judged on all-round behaviour and manners out hunting. The hunt venue for 2024 is to be confirmed.

To enter, download the nomination form below and provide a brief biography of your horse’s career, both racing and hunting, as well as photos and/or videos of the horse in the hunting field. You will also need to ask the Master to provide a short reference for your nominated horse.

Previous winners of the Ri-Dry RoR Racing to Hunting Challenge are not eligible to compete in 2024 Challenge

To enter, you must have RoR competition membership and complete and return the nomination form.


The judging panel will review the entries and determine a shortlist. The selected finalists will go forward to the final and enjoy a free day hunting in early December. Throughout the day the finalists will be judged on all-round behaviour and manners out hunting.


Rosettes and prize money from first to sixth place,the winner will be awarded the Elite Racing to Hunting Trophy a Ri-Dry Clothing Jacket at the prestigious RoR Awards.

About Ri-Dry: Founded in 1980, Ri-Dry clothing provides high-quality, waterproof riding wear with an emphasis on practicality, comfort and durability. Their luxury waterproof coats are designed specifically for riding, walking or otherwise enjoying the outdoors. For more information visit Ri-Dry Clothing.