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AboutThe Show

Jump Off is a high stakes show jumping competition and television series showcasing off the track Thoroughbreds and some of the biggest horse racing and equestrian names in Australia. In this exciting new format, watch as five teams of race horse trainers and show jumping riders battle it out for $100,000. This series will be broadcast on Seven Network and and will not only take viewers on an exciting equestrian journey, it also delivers a powerful equine welfare message. 

Series Format


Our five Jump Off teams begin the search for off the track thoroughbreds. We see some incredible back stories of potential Jump Off horses, meet famous owners and keen race goers. We’ll also meet industry experts who are all passionate about a positive ‘life after racing’ outcome for ex-racehorses.


Once selection is complete, our riders begin the challenging task of re-educating their horses and getting them ready to jump. It’s exciting training journey ahead but it’s not always easy and no team is immune from setbacks along the way.


As training progresses, the Jump Off horses will be put to the test at local shows and some of the best equestrian events at premier equestrian venues in Australia.


The Grand Final event will see the five Jump Off teams compete with two horses for $100,000 at the stunning Boneo Park Equestrian Centre in Victoria. It’s a spectacular night of show jumping under lights and in front of a live audience.

Producer – Showmakers Equestrian

Jump Off is an original concept created by Steve Dundon and produced by Showmakers Equestrian. The series was conceived to support the lifetime care of thoroughbreds and showcase the potential for positive 'life after racing' outcomes for retired race horses.

Showmakers Equestrian are proud to partner and work with a passionate group of race horse trainers, riders and sponsors to produce this world first television format.

Showmakers Equestrian is a specialty equine division of Showmakers Pty Ltd who have been producing quality television content for broadcast for over 25 years.

Showmakers Pty Ltd provides programming for commercial television networks and digital platforms. It also has an established reputation as an incubator for new and innovative television formats and brand funded ideas.