The U25 Equestrian Creativity Awards is an international competition for to recognize the creative talent of young equestrians under the age of 25 in the following five categories: photography, blogging, art and design, entrepreneurship, and video production.
10 finalists per category were selected by Heels Down Media. As a part of the judging process, the HDM U25 Award Winners are determined by a panel of expert judges (75% of the final score) and a public vote (25% of the final score). The winner of each category being determined by the highest combined score from the public vote and the expert panel decision.
Winners of each category will receive a full page featuring their work in an issue of Heels Down Magazine, social media promotion, an opportunity to contribute to Heels Down Media and a portfolio free for a year on the Equestrian Creative Network.
Below are the top 10 finalists for the Blogging category. All entries are in a random order. Voting will remain open until 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on July 19, 2016.
The poll is located at the bottom of the page following the 10 entries. If the poll does not load right away, please refresh the page and try again.