Coveside Stables – Home of the Coveside Classic Horse Show

Coveside Stables hosts the annual Coveside Classic Hunter-Jumper Competition. Now in its ninth year, the 2017 Classic takes place August 23 to 27, 2017.  Featuring five days of great competition in a friendly atmosphere, the 2017 Classic will feature the $5,000 Dexter Construction Hunter Classic, a $3,000 Jumper Grand Prix, and many other feature classes sure to challenge and delight our competitors.  We’ll be bringing back the Hunter and Jumper Nations Cup Events, due to their popularity with our competitors and spectators. The Classic is now the largest equestrian competition in the Atlantic provinces, and is the highlight of the competition season. 



The 2017 Coveside Classic Prize List is now available!

Click on the following links:

2017 Prize List

2017 Entry Form

2017 Stabling Form


Closing Date is August 9, 2017 firm.  Entries may be mailed as directed in the prize list. Emailed entries will be accepted with full and valid credit card information. Please Note! – Online entry will be available and we will be posting an announcement about availability in the next few days. Convenient credit card payment options will be available. The Closing Date of August 9 is firm. If you want to pay with cash or cheque, you cannot email your entry.  You will have to arrange for delivery by hand, mail or courier.  

Thank you to our fabulous 2017 Sponsors

We are pleased to acknowledge our 2017 Sponsors. The Coveside Classic depends on the generous contributions of these fabulous businesses and service providers:

 Directions to Coveside Stables

Coveside Stables in conveniently located on the outskirts of the beautiful seaside Village of Chester, Nova Scotia.  Take exit 8 on Highway 103, approximately 45 minutes from Halifax, Nova Scotia.  Approaching from Halifax, turn left at the exit towards Chester.  At the stop sign, turn left onto Highway 3, and then take the first right onto Haddon Hill Road. Please follows signs and attendants regarding trailer and spectator parking.

Map of Coveside Stables

 When the Classic gets underway, we’ll be posting results here. 
 Coveside Classic News will be posted here. 
Welcome Video

Check out this great welcome clip produced by our official photographer, Mark MacDonald, of Horsepower Photography! Thanks, Mark!

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