Lifetime Achievement / Special Recognition

This award will be made to an individual that has made an outstanding contribution to the development of equestrianism at a local, regional or national level throughout their lifetime.

Only horsescotland Member Bodies are be able to nominate individuals for this category.


  • An established history of distinguished service
  • Made a lasting contribution to the Scottish Equestrian sector
  • Exhibited leadership and provided inspiration to others in the sector
  • Positively influenced the Scottish Equestrian sector on a local, regional or national level.

Please note that the horsescotland Board reserves the right to not present this award every year.


Lifetime Achievenment Previous Winners

  • 2019 - David Blair & Tom Best
  • 2018 - The Hon Heather Galbraith MBE
  • 2017 - Jacky and late husband Dugald Low-Mitchell
  • 2016 - Ronald Alexander
  • 2016 - Allison Fellows
  • 2016 - Lindsay Wilson
  • 2015 - June Cepok


Special Recognition 

  • 2019 - Ursula XII
  • 2018 - Muriel Colquhoun MBE