A DEFRA approved Passport Issuing Organisation

Studbook Office: The Last House, Keysoe Row West, Keysoe, Bedfordshire MK44 2JJ

Tel: 07703 566066    Email: 

Normal office hours - Monday to Friday 10.30 am to 4 pm

Note that the SPSS Office relocated in April 2014 and the contact details at the top of the page should now be used for all contact with the SPSS
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Short cuts to key information and entry forms for SPSS events once available.  Before then the reports from previous events can be found here.


2021 SPSS Stallion & Mare Gradings and Youngstock Evaluations


There will be a blended approach to SPSS Gradings in 2021. We anticipate running full in-person stallion & mare gradings at a limited number of venues in August (COVID restrictions & God willing!) and will once again be offering virtual Mare eGradings via video footage over the summer and Stallion Pre-assessment (by video) as an option.


2021 "In-person" Dates


Saturday 21st August

Tyddyn Farm Equestrian, Mold, Flintshire CH7 6TA


Sunday 22nd August

Ladykirk House Stables, Berwick upon Tweed,

Scottish Borders TD15 1SU


Monday 23rd August

Richmond EC, North Yorkshire DL10 7PL


Tuesday 24th August

Home Farm, Hothorpe, Leicestershire LE17 6QX


Wednesday 25th August

Writtle College, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 3SD


Thursday 26th August

Glebe Farm, Whitestone, Devon EX4 2HP


Friday 27th August

Catherston Stud, Over Wallop, Hampshire SO20 8HX


Note - due to circumstances beyond our control venues for 22nd & 25th have changed from those originally announced.



More information & Entry Forms here


If you have any questions or queries, please call the SPSS Studbook Office on 07703 566066


All entries to the Mare and Stallion Gradings & Mare Performance Test must be registered with the SPSS (ie have a SPSS passport or have had their passport overstamped by the SPSS.  Registration (if necessary) can be done via the grading entry form.  Ponies of any height and small horses up to 158 cms are welcome to enter a SPSS grading.  Owners must be members - click here to download a Membership Application Form


The Sports Pony Studbook Society

Studbook Office:   The Last House, Keysoe Row West, Keysoe, Bedfordshire MK44 2JJ

Tel: 07703 566066    Email: 

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