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The new horse schedule for 2020 had something to offer for everyone. It is affiliated to British Show jumping Qualifier for TSR NAF Five Star Showing Finals; Veteran Horse Society Area Qualifier 2020; Equifest Early Qualifier for Equifest Championship 2021; Donkey Breed Society Supreme Championship Show Qualifier 2021; and the Heavy Horse/Shire Shire Foal 8 Star Accumulator.

The Halifax Show Horse Section wishes to thank all sponsors and donors of prizes for their continued interest and support. Also a big thank you goes to the horse section stewards and ring runners without whom we cannot operate. Please be aware there will be a lunchbreak in each ring, determined by the relevant judge.

 

Horse Show Classes 2020

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UNAFFILIATED SHOW JUMPING CLASSES

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Start 9am – Ring 1 – Judges: Ms Hayley Blakemore & Ms Theresa Leesley

Pre-Entry Fee = £8/class On the day £12/class

Prizes: 1st: £15, 2nd: £10, 3rd: £5, Rosettes to 5th place

Class 1a & b – BS Club Junior/Senior Unaffiliated 60cm

Class 2a &b – BS Club – Junior/Senior/Unaffiliated 70cm

Class 3a &b – BS Club – Junior/Senior/Unaffiliated 80cm


SHOW JUMPING CLASSES

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Pre-Entry Fee = £12/class. On the day £15/class

Prizes: 1st: £30, 2nd: £25, 3rd: £20, 4th: £15, 5th: £15

Class 4a – Senior British Novice Championship – First Round

Class 4b – Senior 90cm Open

Prizes: 1st: £40.00, 2nd: £30.00, 3rd: £20.00, 4th: £15.00, 5th: £15.00

Class 5a – Nupafeed Supplements Senior Discovery First Round

Class 5b – Senior 100cm Open

Prizes: 1st: £50, 2nd: £35, 3rd: £25, 4th: £20, 5th: £20

Class 6 LORD & LADY EQUESTRIAN SENIOR NEWCOMERS


WORKING HUNTER CLASSES

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Start 9.30 – Ring 2 – Judge: Mr John Lloyd

Pre-entry Fee = £8.00/class. Entries on the day £12.00/class

Prize Money: 1st Prize £15 – 2nd Prize £10 – £3rd Prize £5 – Rosettes to 5th Place

Class 7 – Beginners Working Hunter

Class 8 – Novice Working Hunter

Class 9 – Mountain & Moorland Working Hunter Ponies Small Breeds

Class 10 – Mountain & Moorland Working Hunter Ponies Large Breeds

Class 11 – Intermediate Working Hunter – mare or gelding, 4 years or over

Class 12 – Open Working Hunter – mare or gelding, 4 years or over

CHAMPION & RESERVE for classes 7-12


IN HAND CLASSES

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Start 9.30 – Ring 3 – Judge: Ms Carol Swarbrick

Pre-entry Fee = £8.00/class. Entries on the day £12.00/class

Prize Money: 1st Prize £15 – 2nd Prize £10 – £3rd Prize £5 – Rosettes to 5th Place

Class 13 – Open Young Stock 3 Years & Under

Class 14 – Open Best Conditioned Horse or Pony – TSR Qualifier

Class 15 – Equifest Open In Hand Piebald/Skewbald – TSR Qualifier

Class 16 – Unusual Coloured – TSR Qualifier

Class 17 – Best Young Handler

OPEN MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND

Class 18 – Equifest Open To In Hand M&M Small Breeds – TSR Qualifier

Class 19 – Equifest Open To In Hand M&M Large Breeds – TSR Qualifier

CHAMPION & RESERVE for classes 13 – 19

Class 20 – Veteran In Hand, Combined Age Class

Class 21 – Veteran Ridden, Combined Age Class

CHAMPION & RESERVE for classes 20 & 21


RIDDEN CLASSES

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Start 9.00am – Ring 4 – Judge: Ms Amanda Booth

Pre-Entry Fee = £8.00/class. Entries on the day £12.00/class

Prize Money: 1st Prize £15 – 2nd Prize £10  –  £3rd Prize £5  –  Rosettes to 5th Place

Class  22 – Equifest Show Pony Lead Rein & Show Hunter Pony Lead Rein – Both TSR qualifiers.

Class 23 – Novice Showing Mare or gelding, 4 years and over – TSR qualifier.

Class 24 – Equifest Ridden Hacks & Riding Horses – TSR qualifier.

Class 25 – Equifest Ridden Hunters – TSR qualifier.

Class 26 – Open Ridden Cobs.

Class 27 – Equifest Open Ridden Piebald/Skewbald – TSR Qualifier.

Class 28 – Unusual coloured – TSR qualifier.

 

OPEN RIDDEN MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND

Class 29 – Equifest Open ridden M&M small breeds – TSR qualifier.

Class 30 – Equifest Open to ridden M&M large breeds – TSR Qualifier.

CHAMPION & RESERVE for classes 22 to 30

Class 31 – Equitation Rider – 16 years and under  TSR Qualifier

Class 32 – Equitation Rider – 17 years and over TSR Qualifier

CHAMPION & RESERVE for classes 31 & 32


DONKEYS

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Starts 10:00 – Ring 5 – Judge:  Mrs Helen Singleton-Bell

Pre-Entry Fee = £5.00/class. Entries on the day £8.00/class

Prize Money:  1st Prize £12 – 2nd Prize £8 – £3rd Prize £5 – Rosettes to 4th Place

Class 33 – Best Conditioned and Turned out Donkey

Class 34 – Stallion and Gelding 4 years and over

Class 35 – Mare at least 4 years old or BROOD MARE at least 5 years with own foal at foot (foal at least 6 weeks old on show date)

Class 36 – Young Stock 3 years and under

Class 37 – Young Handler for children aged 3 – 15 years

Class 38 – Long Reining Mare or Gelding 3 years or over

CHAMPION & RESERVE for classes 34 – 36

 

OPEN HEAVY HORSE SECTION

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Not Before 12.00 Noon – Ring 5 – Judge Mr Colin Dawson

Entry Fee per class:  £6. An appearance fee of £10 will be paid to each exhibitor

Prize Money: 1st Prize £30 – 2nd Prize £20 – 3rd Prize £15 – 4th Prize £10 – Rosettes to 5th Place

IN HAND

Class 39 – Brood Mare with foal at foot

Class 40 – Best Colt or Filly Foal to be born in 2020

Class 41 – Yearling Filly, Colt or Gelding

Class 42 – 2 Year old Filly or Gelding

Class 43 – 3 year old upwards Mare or Gelding

Class 44 – 4 year old upwards Mare or Gelding

Class 45 – Young handler Filly or Gelding (minimum age of handler 12)

 

RIDDEN

Class 46 – Ridden Heavy Horse

 

CHAMPIONSHIP

EIGHT STAR FOAL ACCUMULATOR

1. 1st prize money will only be awarded in classes with up to 4 entries. 1st & 2nd prize money will be awarded in classes with 5 – 8 entries, 1st 2nd & 3rd prize money will be awarded in classes with 9 or more entries. All prize money to be collected on day of the Show. 2. Entries accepted by post or BACS payment online – see Entry form for full details. 3. The organisers accept no responsibility for loss or damage, injury or accident to spectators, exhibitors, riders or their property as a result of attending this show. Please take appropriate care to prevent such accident or loss to yourselves and others. All competitors must hold suitable Public Liability insurance and a valid equine passport. 4. Equine Influenza – Equine Influenza and Tetanus vaccinations are a compulsory requirement for all horses attending the Halifax Agricultural Show. The requirement for the first 3 vaccinations is as follows: the first 2 vaccinations 21 – 92 days apart, a third booster between 150-215 days, and an annual booster vaccination within 365 days thereafter. No horse should enter competitions within 7 days of an EI vaccination. Foals should commence vaccinations at 6 months old. This Rule may be subject to change from guidance from the FEI/BEF and any changes will be notified via the Showing Council and ASAO websites. The current FEI ruling is for a six monthly booster as opposed to annual. 5. Riders must wear up to date hard hats secured with a chin strap. Hats which bear EN1384 or BSEN1384 along with another accepted standard, will be permitted. For example, BSEN1384 & PAS015 (1998 or 2011) along with the Kitemark or Inspec IC mark will be acceptable, but not BSEN1384 on its own. This also applies to handlers 15 years and under. 6. No persons other than the exhibitor, handler, judges and stewards are allowed into the rings. 7. No horse/pony under 4yrs will be allowed to compete in any ridden class. 8. No exercising of horses or ponies in the parking area. Please use the designated collecting ring only. No cantering/galloping outside of the competition rings. No lunging anywhere on the showground. 9. Age for horse/pony and rider as at 1st January 2020. 10. All stallions and colts should be suitably bitted and handled by persons 16 yrs. and over. 11. The organiser’s reserve the right to divide, amalgamate or cancel any classes should entries warrant it. 12. If an entry is late for a class, due to competing in another ring, the judge may wait 5 mins, or allow late entry to the ring, entirely at his/her own discretion. No refunds will be made. 13. The Judge’s decision is final. Any formal objections should be made in writing (official form available from the Secretary’s marquee) and handed to the Secretary, accompanied by a deposit of £20, before leaving the show. The deposit will be refunded if the objection is upheld and you will be notified of the decision by post. 14. No horse/pony to be left unattended tied outside a horsebox/trailer. 15. No mucking out on the showground and please take all litter home with you. 16. Mistreatment of any animal on the Showground will not be tolerated. The organisers reserve the right to ask anyone to leave. 17. By entering any class you agree to abide by the rules above. The above rules are additional to the general show rules.

TSR NAF FIVE STAR SHOWING FINALS – This show is a qualifier for the 2020 TSR NAF Five Star Showing Finals. Qualify and enter ANY of the Finals Central, East Anglia, North West, North East, South East, South, Wales & South West or Scottish. You Do Not have to be a TSR member to qualify or enter a final. The Rider/Handler qualifies and can enter any horse/pony in any number of Finals!

TSR NAF FIVE STAR RIDERS FINALS – 1st & 2nd riders qualify and will receive a qualification flyer in the ring.TSR NAF FIVE STAR IN HAND FINALS – The two highest placed Handlers with a TSR In Hand sheet will qualify in any In Hand class. Handlers MUST have their sheet signed in the ring by the judge/steward, cards are available FREE from the TSR website.

Full details at http://www.theshowingregister.co.uk/

EQUIFEST & BSHA INTRO CHAMPIONSHIPS – With a TSR qualification flyer you can also enter Equifest 19-22 Aug at Peterbrough www.equifest.org.uk & the BSHA Intro Champs in Sept at Addington Equestrian Centre – You do not have to be a BSHA member to qualify or enter the final. See http://www.britishshowhorse.org

TSR MEDAL AWARDS_ – TSR members can collect qualification cards & signatures and redeem for a TSR Medal see TSR website for details

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