Horse Entry Details

ROMSEY SHOW – HORSE SCHEDULE 2016

The 2017 Schedule will be posted shortly. All previous exhibitors will receive a copy via post. 

 

PRESIDENTS RING (1)

09:00hrs

Judge:       TBC

Class 1     ADULT RIDER – Open to Mares or geldings 4 years old or over, any height

Riders must be 40 years or over on 1st January 2016. Horses should be plaited. Special prize to the greatest combined age of horse and rider, special prize to best Riding Club member to wear a white arm band, special prize to best rider on a New Forest Pony. Bus pass holders will receive a special rosette if produced in ring. TSR horsezone.co.uk  Riders Finals – 1st & 2nd riders qualify and will receive a qualification card in the ring. Full details at www.theshowingregister.co.uk

1st and 2nd placed eligible for the Ring 2 Championship held in the Palmerton Ring (2)

PALMERSTON RING (2)

(Run under the rules of the Retraining of Racehorses Rules and Regulations)

09:00hrs

Judge:       Mrs Mary Low (Berks) (C), Miss Aylicia Collins (Dorset) (R)

Class 2     THE RoR TATTERSALLS THOROUGHBRED RIDDEN SHOW SERIES QUALIFIER 2017. Thoroughbred mare or gelding, 4 years old or over, any height. Riders must be 15 years or over. Horses should be ridden in a snaffle, pelham or simple double bridle.   Horses should be plaited. The first three go forward to the championship at the Hickstead Derby Meeting in JUNE 2017. All entries MUST be registered with the ROR and include their registration number on entry form and have RACED in GB. All those entering horses and/or participating in the show agree to be bound by the Retraining of Racehorses Rules and Regulations from time to time in force.

Please be aware that the show will split the class on the horse’s last run in a race (NH or Flat) or will provide 2 ride judges should the entries exceed 20. Please mark your entry form accordingly. Competitors must wear a safety/kite mark hard hat with a chinstrap. Racing injuries and blemishes will NOT be ignored in this series

Prizes: Rosettes and Tesco Vouchers 1st to 4th place. Veteran prize, £25 voucher to be redeemed from RoR office and qualification for the Veteran final at Aintree. 1st £50 plus voucher for jacket, 2nd £25, 3rd £20, 4th £10.

THE CURTIS CHALLENGE TROPHY (2) kindly presented by the late Major & Mrs. P P Curtis to the winner of this class.

Judge:       Mrs Mary Low (Berks) (C), Miss Aylicia Collins (Dorset) (R)

Class 3     RIDDEN HORSE/HUNTER Stallion, mare or gelding, 4 years and over, any height, riders any age. Special rosette and £10 to the highest placed horse that has hunted in the last season. Maybe ridden by the judge. To receive the prize, accompany your entry with a letter from the Hunt confirming your hunting days.   This is a qualifier for the Nupafeed/Equifest (16) Riding Horse. The two highest placed exhibits not already qualified will qualify for the Equifest Championship to be held at the East of England Showground in August 2017. TSR horsezone.co.uk  Riders Finals – 1st & 2nd riders qualify and will receive a qualification card in the ring. Full details at www.theshowingregister.co.uk

THE LEPPARD CUP (3) to the winner of this class.

M-J Rawson-Smith kindly sponsored a special prize of £20 in 2016 to be awarded in this class, to the horse who in the opinion of the judge, Mr John Knott MRCVS, is considered to be the right body weight for its breed and height, following the increased knowledge that ‘fat’ in horses is detrimental to their health.

(N.B. Ridden part bred Heavy horse Class No 84 Ring 8)

Judge:       Mrs Mary Low (Berks) (C), Miss Aylicia Collins (Dorset) (R)

Class 4     RIDDEN COB TYPE Open, Mare or gelding, 4 years and over, exceeding 148cm.

May be shown hogged or plaited. Maybe ridden by the judge. Special rosette for the highest placed Novice who has never won a first placed rosette and wearing a RED arm band. This is a qualifier for the Nupafeed/Equifest (17) Ridden Cob. The two highest placed exhibits not already qualified will qualify for the Equifest Championship to be held at the East of England Showground in August 2017. TSR horsezone.co.uk  Riders Finals – 1st & 2nd riders qualify and will receive a qualification card in the ring. Full details at www.theshowingregister.co.uk

THE FRIAR TUCK PERPETUAL CUP (123) will be awarded to the winner.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by TALISMAN HOMES

Judge:     Mrs Mary Low (Berks) (C), Miss Aylicia Collins (Dorset) (R)

Class 5     RIDDEN COMPETITION/SPORTS/DRESSAGE HORSE over 148cm 4 years old and over. Maybe ridden by the judge. Special rosette for the highest placed Novice who has never won a first placed rosette and wearing a RED arm band. Method of judging: horses and ponies to enter the ring as a class, perform an individual show (you may be asked to gallop in your individual show) but will not be ridden by the judge. TSR horsezone.co.uk  Riders Finals – 1st & 2nd riders qualify and will receive a qualification card in the ring. Full details at www.theshowingregister.co.uk

THE CHILBOLTON DOWN CUP (34) is awarded to the winner of this class.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by WELLOW BUSINESS SERVICES

RING 1 & 2 CHAMPIONSHIP 1st and 2nd prize winners from classes 1, 2, 3 , 4 and 5. Champion £25 Reserve £15

THE RAPPAHANNOCK PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP (58) kindly presented by Mr. & Mrs. O. A. S. Cutts to the Champion.

This class is generously sponsored in 2015 by MR AND MRS R J PERRY

Judges:     To be announced on the day

CH 6         SOUTHERN RIDDEN HAMPSHIRE CHAMPIONSHIP

Open to horses/ponies who have received an invitation from a nominated show and who have returned their invitation with their entry form and fee. Details from www.romseyshow.co.uk

This Championship is generously sponsored in 2015 by BASEPOINT

SHOW JUMPING

Category Two

Judges:     Mrs D Longland, Mrs J Barker, Mrs M Hunter                                                   Course Builder: Mr Neil Theobald

Class 7   SMALL OPEN JUMPING – Height 1.10m. For registered horses, ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior members. Table A7. 325mpm.

Entry £18 – Members £14

Prize Money: 1st £50, 2nd £40, 3rd £35, 4th £30, 5th £25, 6th £20, 7th £17, 8th £17

THE VOLVO PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP (60) kindly presented by Messrs. Rudds of Southampton to the winner of this class.

Class 8     THE HORSE & HOUND FOXHUNTER / 1.20m OPEN– first round. – Horses Grade C which have not won a total of 700 Points or born in or after 2009 irrespective of points. To be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior members, Table A7, 350mpm, Rule No 310. In the event of 30 or more starters this class will be split. Horses may compete in one section only. 1st Rosette kindly sponsored by Horse and Hound.

Entry £21 – Members £18

Prize Money: 1st £100, 2nd £80, 3rd £60, 4th £40, 5th £20

Class 9     SENIOR 1.25m OPEN for Registered Horses. Adult, Associate or Junior members. Height approx: 1.25m. Table A7, 350 mpm.

Entry £26 – Members £23

Prize Money:               1st £ 300, 2nd £175, 3rd £150, 4th £90, 5th £80, 6th £60, 7th £50, 8th £25

THE HEATHERCOMBE STUD CUP (100) kindly presented by Mrs. R.G. Moody for the winner of this class.

This class is generously sponsored in 2015 by A J CATERERS (UK)

RING 3   

WORKING HUNTER PONIES RIHS Qualifiers

(Run under the rules of the NPS)

The NPS/NAF M&M Working Hunter Pony Longines Royal International Horse Show Championship Open to pure bred registered M&M stallions, mares and geldings, five years old or over. The owner must be a Qualifying or Life member of the NPS for the pony to enter this competition. Riders may only ride one pony in each class. The highest placed pony from each class to qualify for the final at Hickstead 2017. Qualification may pass down to third in the event first and second have already qualified. At the final riders must also be NPS members. NPS Membership cards are no longer required to be shown in the ring to qualify.

This is also a qualifier for The Kyneton Silvervale Stud/Equifest (5) taking place at the East of England Showground in August 2017. The two highest exhibits not already qualified in each class will qualify. equifest.org.uk.

Judge:      Mrs Jackie Webb (Somerset) and Mrs Heather Banbury (Cornwall)                                 Course builder: Lisa Kelly

08:45hrs    Course Walk

Entry fees: £30.00 (inc RIHS Levy) Non Romsey Show Members, £27.00 (inc RIHS Levy) Romsey Show Members

Class 10   NPS/NAF M&M Working Hunter Pony Longines RIHS Championship Ponies exceeding 143cm. Open to pure bred registered M&M stallions, mares and geldings 5 years and over. The Owner of the pony must be a Qualifying or Life Member of the NPS for the pony to enter this competition. Riders may only ride one pony in each class. The highest placed pony from each class to qualify for the final at Hickstead 2017.

THE MORGAN GILES CUP (98) is awarded to the winner of this class.

Class 11   NPS/NAF M&M Working Hunter Pony Longines RIHS Championship Ponies exceeding 133cm but not exceeding 143cm. Open to pure bred registered M&M stallions, mares and geldings 5 years and over. The Owner of the pony must be a Qualifying or Life Member of the NPS for the pony to enter this competition. Riders may only ride one pony in each class. The highest placed pony from each class to qualify for the final at Hickstead 2017.

THE FOXWOOD PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP (57) will be awarded to the winner of this class.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by R H HAMMOND LTD

Class 12   NPS/NAF M&M Working Hunter Pony Longines RIHS Championship

Ponies exceeding 122cm but not exceeding 133cm. Open to pure bred registered M&M stallions, mares and geldings 5 years and over. The Owner of the pony must be a Qualifying or Life Member of the NPS for the pony to enter this competition. Riders may only ride one pony in each class. The highest placed pony from each class to qualify for the final at Hickstead 2017.

THE OWEN LOCKYER BOWL (40) to the winner of this class.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by R H HAMMOND LTD

Class 13   NPS/NAF M&M Working Hunter Pony Longines RIHS Championship. Ponies not exceeding 122cm. Open to pure bred registered M&M stallions, mares and geldings 5 years and over. The Owner of the pony must be a Qualifying or Life Member of the NPS for the pony to enter this competition. Riders may only ride one pony in each class. The highest placed pony from each class to qualify for the final at Hickstead 2017.

THE HURSLEY HUNT CUP (121) is awarded to the winner of this class.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by MS CAROLINE NOKES, MP

WORKING HUNTER PONY CHAMPIONSHIP for RIHS classes 10, 11, 12 and 13

Champion £25 and Reserve £20

THE LOWMAN SALVER (120) In memory of Mr. Keith Lowman to the winner of the Championship.

WORKING HUNTER/PONIES

(Unaffiliated)

TSR horsezone.co.uk  Riders Finals – 1st & 2nd riders qualify and will receive a qualification card in the ring. Full details at www.theshowingregister.co.uk   This is also a qualifier for The Boycott Tonic/Equifest (11) taking place at the East of England Showground in August 2017. The two highest exhibits not already qualified in each class will qualify. equifest.org.uk.

Judge:     Mrs Samantha Darlington (Surrey)                                                                                     Course builder: Lisa Kelly

Class 14   BEGINNER STAKES WHP ponies 4 years old and over. Rider not to have attained their 12th birthday before 1st January in the current year. Fence height approx. 38cm – 55cm. Never to have won a 1st prize at time of entry. Entries will be limited to 20

Class 15   WORKING HUNTER PONY 4 years old and over, riders any age 148cm and under. Fence height approx. 69cms – 85cms. Special to the best Novice wearing a RED arm band not to have won a 1st prize valued at £10 or over. Entries will be limited to 20

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by WENDY & MICHAEL DAYUS

Class 16   WORKING HUNTERS/PONIES 4 years old and over, riders any age, exceeding 148cm. Fence height approx. 76cms – 99cms. Special to the best Novice wearing a RED arm band not to have won a 1st prize valued at £10 or over. Entries will be limited to 20.

WORKING HUNTER PONY CHAMPIONSHIP for unaffiliated classes 14, 15 and 16

Champion £25 and Reserve £20

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RING 4

WELSH IN HAND

Open to Members and Non Members of the Welsh Pony & Cob Society. All entries in this section must be registered in the approved section of the stud book of the WPCS. www.wpcs.uk.com

This is also a qualifier for Drumacre Hall Stud/Equifest (1) taking place at the East of England Showground in August 2017. The two highest exhibits not already qualified in each class will qualify. equifest.org.uk.

Bronze Medals will only be awarded to animals whose owners are members of the Welsh Pony and Cob Society who have paid their subscriptions for the current year or are life members or have submitted their name of membership and paid one annual subscription of Life Membership. The owner/lessee’s membership card should be produced in the show ring as proof of current membership.

TSR horsezone.co.uk  In Hand Finals – The two highest placed Handlers with a TSR In Hand Card will qualify in any In Hand class. Handlers MUST have their cards signed in the ring by the judge/steward, cards are available FREE from the TSR website.  Full details at http://www.theshowingregister.co.uk/

NO LATE ENTRIES or SUBSITUTIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR THE WELSH IN HAND CLASSES after the closing date.

The NPS/LEYHILLS M&M In Hand Summer Championship (MM-IH)

These classes are open to pure bred registered M&M ponies in the main body of their studbook. Owner’s membership cards must be shown in the ring to receive qualifications. Foals are not eligible.

Ring 4 will be split at 0830 – A’s and C’s

Judge:      Mr P Wilding-Davies (Worcestershire) (FAYRE)

08:30         RING 4A

Class 17   Welsh A yearling filly, colt or gelding

Class 18   Welsh A 2 year old or 3 year old colts, fillies or geldings

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by ABBEY PARK CARS

Class 19   Welsh A 4 years and over, mares and geldings only

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by TREKWEAR

Class 20   Welsh A Stallions 4 year olds and over. All stallions exhibited in this class must be in possession of a Welsh Pony & Cob Society Licence of Correctness (or an acknowledged alternative)

WELSH SEC A CHAMPIONSHIP BRONZE Medal awarded to champion/reserve.

(Membership cards must be produced in the ring)

Judge:     Mr P Wilding-Davies (Worcestershire) (FAYRE)

Class 21   Welsh B yearling filly, colt or gelding.

Class 22   Welsh B 2 year old or 3 year old colts, fillies or geldings

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by ABBEY PARK CARS

Class 23   Welsh B 4 years and over, mares and geldings only

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by TREKWEAR

Class 24   Welsh B Stallions 4 year olds and over. All stallions exhibited in this class must be in possession of a Welsh Pony & Cob Society Licence of Correctness (or an acknowledged alternative)

WELSH SEC B CHAMPIONSHIP BRONZE Medal awarded to champion/reserve.

(Membership cards must be produced in the ring)

08:30         RING 4B

Judge:    Lisa Barsoum (Oxon) (LIAURA)

Class 25   Welsh Sec C yearling filly, colt or gelding.

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by MRS SARAH KEITH

Class 26   Welsh Sec C 2 year old or 3 year old colts, fillies or geldings

Class 27   Welsh Sec C 4 year old and over, mares or geldings only

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by HOME & INDUSTRIAL HEATING SERVICES LTD

Class 28   Welsh Sec C Stallions 4 year olds and over. All stallions exhibited in this class must be in possession of a Welsh Pony & Cob Society Licence of Correctness (or an acknowledged alternative)

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by OFFORD & SONS WINCHESTER

WELSH SEC C CHAMPIONSHIP BRONZE Medal awarded to champion/reserve.

(Membership cards must be produced in the ring)

This championship was generously sponsored in 2015 by YORKSHIRE CLOTHING          

Judge:  Lisa Barsoum (Oxon) (LIAURA)

Class 29   Welsh Sec D yearling filly, colt or gelding

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by RAY MEADER & SONS

Class 30   Welsh Sec D 2 year old or 3 year old colts, fillies or geldings

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by FOOTNER & EWING SOLICITORS

Class 31   Welsh Sec D 4 years old and over, mares or geldings only

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by FOCUS LEASING

Class 32   Welsh Sec D Stallions 4 year olds and over. All stallions exhibited in this class must be in possession of a Welsh Pony & Cob Society Licence of Correctness (or an acknowledged alternative)

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by YORKSHIRE CLOTHING COMPANY

WELSH SEC D CHAMPIONSHIP BRONZE Medal awarded to champion/reserve.

(Membership cards must be produced in the ring)

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by ALEXANDER KEEN ESTATE AGENTS

 

WELSH YOUNG STOCK CHAMPIONSHIP 1st and 2nd from classes 17, 18, 21, 22, 25, 26, 29 and 30. Champion and Reserve qualify for the overall Welsh In Hand Championship

OVERALL WELSH IN HAND CHAMPIONSHIP Champion £20 Reserve £15

Welsh Young Stock Champion and Reserve, 1st and 2nd prize winners from classes 19, 20, 23, 24, 27, 28, 31 and 32. Welsh Champion and Reserve qualifies for Overall M&M NPS Silver Medal Rosette Championship to take place in Ring 4 approx. 12:30hrs.

This championship was generously sponsored in 2015 by BERTIES RESTAURANT

 

(Follows Part bred and Gypsy Cob – please see time table)

M&M Youngstock Championship for the 2 highest placed 1, 2 or 3 year old in classes 40-41, Welsh Young Stock Champion and Reserve, New Forest Young Stock Champion and Reserve

This championship was generously sponsored in 2015 by ALEXANDER KEEN ESTATE AGENTS

NPS/ M&M In Hand Silver Medal Rosette Championship sponsored by Kilmannan StudA Silver Medal Rosette is offered by the National Pony Society for the best registered pony owned by an NPS Qualifying or Life member in the M&M In Hand section – Romsey Show Rule 56.The Sponsor’s rosette is also awarded to the pony receiving the qualification. Membership cards must be presented in the ring to receive the medal and/or the qualification. Qualifiers are entitled to compete in the final of the Silver Medal Rosette Championship to be held at the NPS Summer Championship Show in August 2017.Judge:     Heather Banbury (Cornwall)The MOUNTAIN AND MOORLAND CUP (62) to the winner of the championship

PART BRED IN HAND

TSR horsezone.co.uk  In Hand Finals – The two highest placed Handlers with a TSR In Hand Card will qualify in any In Hand class. Handlers MUST have their cards signed in the ring by the judge/steward, cards are available FREE from the TSR website.  Full details at http://www.theshowingregister.co.uk/

Judge:       Mr P Wilding-Davies (Worcestershire)          This class will follow Welsh sec B’s

Class 33   PART BRED IN HAND open to mares and geldings. Rosette to the best young stock in this class.

GYPSY COB IN HAND

TSR horsezone.co.uk In Hand Finals – The two highest placed Handlers with a TSR In Hand Card will qualify in any In Hand class. Handlers MUST have their cards signed in the ring by the judge/steward, cards are available FREE from the TSR website.  Full details at http://www.theshowingregister.co.uk/

Judge:       TBC                                              This class will follow Welsh Sec D’s

Class 34   GYPSY COB IN HAND Rosette to the best young stock in this class.

SIDE SADDLE

Judge:      Sue Pashen (Surrey)

Class 35   The Side Saddle Association – EQUITATION OPEN QUALIFYING CLASS Run under S.S.A. Rules defined in the current Member’s Handbook.  Open to Members and Non-Members.  Members carrying their current Championship Points Cards are eligible for S.S.A. rosettes to 3rd Adult and 3rd junior places and S.S.A. Championship Points.  Southernden Farm offers a rosette to the highest placed member under 14 on 1st January of the current year.  Side Saddle International offer a rosette to the Adult Member and Manor Grange Stud Show Centre to the Junior Member, judged to be the best turned out.

THE ERNST & YOUNG TROPHY (79) to the winner of this class.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by EAST HORTON GOLF CLUB

Class 36   BEST HORSE OR PONY RIDDEN SIDE SADDLE. Open to horses and ponies 4 years old and over, conformation & manners will be taken into consideration. At the Judge’s discretion, horses/ponies may NOT be stripped for conformation. Special rosette to the highest placed Adult and Junior Members of the S.S.A. carrying their current Championship Points Cards.

Side Saddle International offer a rosette to the Member judged to be the best turned out in Adult and Open Equitation Qualifying classes.

 

N.B. Costume d’Elegance Class 88 Ring 8

RIDDEN WELSH

NPS/ M&M Open Ridden Championship kindly sponsored by RINGSIDE STUD –. Classes are open to Members and Non-Members of the NPS, but only members may qualify for the finals at NPS Summer Championship 2017. Ponies must be registered in the main body of their respective Breed Society stud book. The highest placed pony which has not already qualified within the top three, will qualify. Rider any age, except for stallions, where riders must be 12 years or over for small breeds, and 14 years or over for large breeds.

This is also a qualifier for The Hewitt Family/Equifest (2), taking place at the East of England Showground in August 2017. The two highest exhibits not already qualified in each class will qualify.   www.equifest.org.uk   TSR horsezone.co.uk  Riders Finals – 1st & 2nd riders qualify and will receive a qualification card in the ring. Full details at www.theshowingregister.co.uk

Judge:       Mrs Heather Banbury (Cornwall)

Class 37   RIDDEN M&M WELSH A & B – mares and geldings only, 4 years old and over

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by MARK FREEMAN OPTICIAN

Class 38   RIDDEN M&M WELSH C – mares and geldings only, 4 years old and over

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by MR & MRS BRIAN ORANGE

Class 39   RIDDEN M&M WELSH D – mares and geldings only, 4 years old and over

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by FORGE IRON ART

N.B. Ridden M&M stallion class 76 Ring 7

RIDDEN WELSH CHAMPIONSHIP – 1st and 2nd from above classes.

1st and 2nd prize winners from the Ridden Mixed M&M classes, Ridden Welsh Champion and Reserve and Ridden New Forest Champion and Reserve.

THE BAKER DONNELLY PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP (66) kindly presented by Baker        Donnelly and a Championship Rosette, to be awarded to the best Ridden M&M

NPS/ M&M Ridden Silver Medal Rosette Championship sponsored by The MinnsA Silver Medal Rosette is offered by the National Pony Society for the best registered pony owned by an NPS Qualifying or Life member in the M&M Ridden section. Romsey Show Rule 56. Membership cards must be presented in the ring to receive the medal and/or qualification. Qualifiers are entitled to compete in the final of the Silver Medal Rosette Championship to be held at the NPS Summer Championship Show in August 2017. Judge: Mrs Jackie Webb (Somerset)

RING 5

M&M IN HAND

Run under the rules of www.nationalponysociety.org.uk).

This is also a qualifier for Drumacre Hall Stud/Equifest(1), taking place at the East of England Showground in August 2017. The two highest exhibits not already qualified in each class will qualify.   www.equifest.org.uk

British Connemara Pony Society Young Handler Championship. All young handler classes are to be judged on Handler Turnout, presentation of pony and showing technique. The qualifying handlers need not be a member to qualify at this show, but will need to become full members to enter the final. The first and second prize winners from each section qualify for the final, which will be held at the BCPS In Hand Show 2017. Under 12 years of age and 12-18 years of age. Stallion or colt handlers are not eligible. Please wear GREEN arm band to be considered.

The NPS/LEYHILLS M&M In Hand Summer Championship (MM-IH)

These classes are open to pure bred registered M&M ponies in the main body of their studbook. Owner’s membership cards must be shown in the ring to receive qualifications. Foals are not eligible.

TSR horsezone.co.uk  In Hand Finals – The two highest placed Handlers with a TSR In Hand Card will qualify in any In Hand class. Handlers MUST have their cards signed in the ring by the judge/steward, cards are available FREE from the TSR website.  Full details at http://www.theshowingregister.co.uk/

Judge:       Mr David Bright (Bucks)

Class 40   M&M IN HAND OPEN SMALL BREEDS Dartmoor, Exmoor, Shetland (excl. New Forest and Welsh A and B) Special rosette to the highest placed 1, 2 or 3 years old. Highest placed 4 year old or over Dartmoor, Exmoor, Shetland eligible for Silver Medal In Hand Championship. The two highest placed youngstock are eligible for M&M In Hand youngstock championship in Ring 4.

The Exmoor Pony Society rosette to the best registered pony. Must be registered in section 1 of the Stud Book.

The Dartmoor Pony Society Special Rosette will be awarded to the best registered pony in the Dartmoor Society Stud Book shown by an exhibitor who is a member of the Dartmoor Pony Society and has a current membership card.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by BRAISHFIELD MANOR ESTATES

THE WINWICK STUD CHALLENGE SHIELD (128) kindly presented by Q.A Padwick & K.A Holden for the highest placed Dartmoor in this class.

Class 41   M&M IN HAND OPEN LARGE BREEDS Connemara, Dales, Fell, Highland, (excl. New Forest, Welsh C and Welsh D). Special rosette to the highest placed 1, 2 or 3 years old. Highest placed 4 year old or over Connemara, Dales, Fell or Highland are eligible for Silver Medal In Hand Championship. The two highest placed young stock are eligible for M&M In Hand young stock championship in Ring 4

The Fell Pony Society rosette for the best registered Fell pony not exceeding 142cm, FPS membership card to be produced in the ring.

The Dales Pony Society rosette for the best registered Dales Pony shown by an exhibitor who produces a current membership card in the ring.

The Highland Pony Society rosette to the best registered Highland Pony.

The British Connemara Pony Society Tam O’Shanter Championship – to be held at the BCPS In Hand Show, Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire in July 2017. The two highest placed yearlings and 2 year olds will qualify (three qualifiers, two from each age group). Qualification may go down to 6th place provided those placed above have already qualified for the Championship.   www.britishconnemaras .co.uk

           

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by MR & MRS BILLING

THE TIREE PERPETUAL CHALLENGE TROPHY (102) kindly presented by Mr. & Mrs. J. M. Keable and daughter Sarah for the best registered Highland pony.

 

THE CHARLESLAND ROSEMAID TROPHY (107) kindly presented by Mrs. J. Andrews and Mrs. L. Baker of the Charlesland Stud, for the best registered Connemara pony in this class, in memory of their mother and daughter mares Rosenaharley Rossita and Charlesland Rosemaid.

 

NEW FOREST PONIES

(Breeding and Young stock)

 

(Affiliated to the New Forest Pony Breeding Society whose rules apply). All entries in this section must be registered in the approved section of the stud book of the New Forest Pony Breeding Society.

The New Forest Pony Enthusiasts Club rosettes will be offered in various classes to competitors wearing a GREEN arm band. NFPPG rosettes will be awarded to best Forest Bred in various classes and are eligible for the Forest Bred Championship, those eligible to wear a RED arm band

TSR horsezone.co.uk In Hand Finals – The two highest placed Handlers with a TSR In Hand Card will qualify in any In Hand class. Handlers MUST have their cards signed in the ring by the judge/steward, cards are available FREE from the TSR website.  Full details at http://www.theshowingregister.co.uk/

This is also a qualifier for Drumacre Hall Stud/Equifest (1), taking place at the East of England Showground in August 2017. The two highest exhibits not already qualified in each class will qualify. equifest.org.uk.

 

The NPS/LEYHILLS M&M In Hand Summer Championship (MM-IH)

These classes are open to pure bred registered M&M ponies in the main body of their studbook. Owner’s membership cards must be shown in the ring to receive qualifications. Foals are not eligible.

Judge:     Suzanne Kempe (Hants)

Class 42   NEW FOREST YEARLING

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by NEW FOREST HAYLAGE

 

Class 43   NEW FOREST TWO YEAR OLD

Class 44   NEW FOREST THREE YEAR OLD, colts must hold a current stallion license from NFPBC

YOUNGSTOCK NEW FOREST CHAMPIONSHIP – Champion and Reserve qualifies for the Overall New Forest Championship and the M&M young stock Championship in Ring 4

THE ‘GREY MAGIC’ CHALLENGE CUP (8) kindly presented by Miss Olive Burry to the best pony in the New Forest Pony young stock classes, bred by the exhibitor.

Class 45   NEW FOREST MARE, 4 years old or over with or without own foal at foot.

Special prize and £10 to the best New Forest Foal, colt or filly at least three weeks old by Show day whose dam must be entered in the class

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This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by MR AND MRS S W DRAPER

Class 46   NEW FOREST GELDING, 4 years old or over.

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by RUSHSTAMPS (RETAIL) LTD

Class 47   NEW FOREST STALLIONS 4 years old and over. Stallions must hold a graded stallion licence from the NFPCB

 

THE LYNDHURST PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP (78) kindly presented by Michael Baker, Esq. for the winner of this class.

Sue Phelan has kindly sponsored a special prize of £20 to be awarded in this class, to the horse who in the opinion of the judge, Mr John Knott MRCVS, is considered to be the right body weight for its breed and height, following the increased knowledge that ‘fat’ in horses is detrimental to their health

OVERALL NEW FOREST – FOREST BRED IN HAND CHAMPIONSHIP for the highest placed Forest bred in Classes 42-47 having worn a RED armband

                                   

OVERALL NEW FOREST IN HAND CHAMPIONSHIP.

Champion £20 Reserve £15. New Forest youngstock champion and reserve, 1st and 2nd place winners in classes 45-47

Champion and Reserve qualifies for Overall M&M/NPS Silver Medal In Hand Rosette Championship to take place in Ring 4 at 12:30 hrs.

                 

ASHDENE PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP (74) to the winner of this class.

                 

This championship was generously sponsored in 2015 by MRS JANE MAYOR

 

 

HORSE BREEDING

 

Judge:     Mrs Jenny Loriston-Clarke MBE (Hants)

Class 48   HORSE BREEDING IN HAND OPEN – 153cm and over. To be shown In Hand and must be plaited. Best rosette and £10 to the best yearling in this class. Rosettes to the best 2 and 3 years old in this class.

THE CHRISTOPHER PERPETUAL CHALLENGE TROPHY (75) kindly presented by A G Wright Esq., to the best broodmare with foal at foot. Rosette and £10 awarded to the best foal.

THE CHARITY FARM CUP (33) to the winner of this class.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by COMPTON MANOR ESTATES LTD

 

IN HAND RETIRED RACEHORSE

Judge:    Mrs Jenny Loriston-Clarke MBE (Hants)

Class 49   RoR/TARRA IN HAND SHOW SERIES QUALIFIER. TARRA In-Hand: Open to all Weatherbys (or relevant foreign thoroughbred authority) registered Thoroughbreds raced or unraced (passports may be checked) any age owned and shown by an amateur.  Racing name of horse and RoR number to be used on entry form.  Horses must be registered with RoR and have a RoR number which has to be stated on the entry form.  Class will be judged under a normal in hand format, injuries and blemishes caused through racing will be overlooked. The first three horses will qualify.

This is a qualifier for the TARRA In-Hand Championship at Aintree, August 2017.

1st – 4th rosettes with a prize for 1st place.

THE TANTALITE TROPHY (112) awarded to the winner of this class.

 

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by RICHARD BUTLER ASSOCIATES

 

 

NEW FOREST RIDDEN

(Affiliated to the New Forest Pony Breeding Society whose rules apply). All entries in this section must be registered in the approved section of the stud book of the New Forest Pony Breeding Society. Ponies are shown unplaited, but may have lightly pulled manes and tails. The jaw line and heels may be trimmed, but the whiskers should be left untrimmed. Clipping, except for the legs, is allowed for ponies 4 years and over, in in-hand, ridden and working pony classes. No makeup or false hair is allowed or any other falsification of markings.

NPS/ M&M Open Ridden Championship kindly sponsored by RINGSIDE STUD –. Classes are open to Members and Non-Members of the NPS, but only members may qualify for the finals at NPS Summer Championship 2017. Ponies must be registered in the main body of their respective Breed Society stud book. The highest placed pony which has not already qualified within the top three, will qualify. Rider any age, except for stallions, where riders must be 12yrs or over for small breeds and 14yrs or over for large breeds.

 

The New Forest Pony Enthusiasts Club will award a rosette to the highest placed registered New Forest pony owned or ridden by a member in these classes. Those eligible must wear a GREEN armband, to be provided by the exhibitor. TSR horsezone.co.uk  Riders Finals – 1st & 2nd riders qualify and will receive a qualification card in the ring. Full details at www.theshowingregister.co.uk This is also a qualifier for The Hewitt Family/Equifest (2), taking place at the East of England Showground in August 2017. The two highest exhibits not already qualified in each class will qualify.   www.equifest.org.uk  

Judge:      Mrs D Barr (Sussex)

Class 50   RIDDEN NEW FOREST – not exceeding 138cm. Open to 4 years old and over, mares and geldings.

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by KEATS RESTAURANT

 

Class 51   RIDDEN NEW FOREST – 138cm & over. Open to 4 years old and over, mares and geldings.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by MRS HAZEL STILL

Class 52   RIDDEN NEW FOREST- Forest Bred – Open to 4 years old and over, mares and geldings.

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by FOOTNER & EWING (TOTTON)

 

N.B. Ridden M&M stallion class 76 Ring 7

 

RIDDEN NEW FOREST CHAMPIONSHIP – Champion £25 Reserve £20

Champion and Reserve prize winners qualify for the NPS Silver Medal Ridden Championship in Ring 4

SIR OLIVER KEWLAKE CUP (80) is awarded to the winner of this class.

 

This championship was generously sponsored in 2015 by SEADOWN VETERINARY GROUP

RING 6

 

PONY BREEDING

This is also a qualifier for Equifest (24), taking place at the East of England Showground in August 2017. The two highest exhibits not already qualified in each class will qualify.   www.equifest.org.uk  

 

TSR horsezone.co.uk In Hand Finals – The two highest placed Handlers with a TSR In Hand Card will qualify in any In Hand class. Handlers  MUST have their cards signed in the ring by the judge/steward, cards are available FREE from the TSR website.  Full details at http://www.theshowingregister.co.uk

Judge:     Mrs Lydia Forrester (Cornwall)

Class 53   HUNTER PONY/RIDING PONY BREEDING Open – not exceeding 153cm. To be shown In Hand and must be plaited. Best rosette and £10 to the best yearling in this class. Rosettes to the best 2 and 3 years old in this class

THE Walden Perpetual Challenge cup (69) kindly presented by Walden Eggs Ltd., Trowbridge, to the winner of this class.

THE Wakeswood Cup (9) kindly presented by A. B. Fuller, Esq., to the best broodmare with foal at foot. Rosette and £10 awarded to the best foal.

 

ARAB AND PART BRED ARAB IN HAND

 

TSR horsezone.co.uk In Hand Finals – The two highest placed Handlers with a TSR In Hand Card will qualify in any In Hand class. Handlers MUST have their cards signed in the ring by the judge/steward, cards are available FREE from the TSR website.  Full details at http://www.theshowingregister.co.uk/

Judge:     Mrs Victoria Ayling (Surrey)

 

Class 54   OPEN PURE BRED ARAB IN HAND special rosette to the highest placed 1, 2 and 3 years old.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by VIDAS ARABIANS

Class 55   OPEN PART BRED ARAB IN HAND special rosette to the highest placed 1, 2 and 3 years old.

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by PENYARDS PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

ARAB AND PART BRED ARAB IN HAND CHAMPIONSHIP

 

This championship was generously sponsored in 2015 by VIDAS ARABIANS

 

 

RIDDEN PONIES

 

This is a qualifier for SIGNATURE COMMUNICATIONS/EQUIFEST RIDDEN SHOW PONY (6) and SNUGGY HOOD/EQUIFEST RIDDEN SHOW HUNTER PONY (9), taking place at the East of England Showground in August 2017. The two highest exhibits not already qualified will qualify. Special for best Novice wearing a RED armband and not to have won a 1st or 2nd prize valued at £10 or over before 1st January in the current year. TRS horsezone.co.uk Riders Finals – 1st & 2nd riders qualify and will receive a qualification card in the ring. Full details at www.theshowingregister.co.uk

Judge:       Mrs Victoria Ayling (Surrey)

 

Class 56   RIDDEN SHOW PONY Open Mare or gelding 4 years and over not exceeding 148cm. Riders not to have attained their 17th birthday before 1st January in the current year. Rosette to the best 128cm and 138cm.

 

THE HOLYPORT CUP (7) will be awarded to the best rider on a 128cm pony.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by PENYARDS PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

 

 

RIDDEN SHOW HUNTER PONIES

 

Judge:       Mrs Victoria Ayling (Surrey)

Class 57   RIDDEN SHOW HUNTER PONY Open to mares or geldings 4 years and over not exceeding 153cm. Riders not to have attained their 17th birthday before 1st January in the current year. Rosette to the best 123cm, 133cm, 143cm and 153cm.

                  This class is generously sponsored by SNOWDON FINANCIAL LTD

 

RIDDEN SHOW PONY/ SHOW HUNTER PONY CHAMPIONSHIP from classes 56 –57

 

 

LEADING REIN AND FIRST RIDDEN  

This is a qualifier for the RCH Farriery Equifest (3), taking place at the East of England Showground in August 2017. This is a qualifier for the Natalie Bird/Equifest (4) taking place at the East of England Showground in August 2017. The two highest exhibits not already qualified will qualify. TSR horsezone.co.uk  Riders Finals – 1st & 2nd riders qualify and will receive a qualification card in the ring. Full details at www.theshowingregister.co.uk

Judge:     David Bright (Bucks)

Class 58   NPS/ Showing Classics M&M LEADING REIN CHAMPIONSHIP. Mares and geldings 4 years old and over, not exceeding 122 cm. Ponies must be registered in the main body of their respective M&M stud book. Dartmoor, Exmoor, Shetland, New Forest, Welsh Section A or B. Riders must have attained their 3rd birthday but must not have attained their 9th birthday before the 1st January in the current year. To be led by an attendant and shown in a snaffle bit, the lead rein to be attached to the noseband only. The reins must go directly from the bit to the rider’s hands.

THE HURST CHALLENGE CUP (36) to the winner of this class.

Class 59.. NPS/ Showing Classics M&M FIRST RIDDEN PONY CHAMPIONSHIP. Mares and geldings 4 years old and over, not exceeding 128cm. Ponies must be registered in the main body of their respective M&M stud book. Dartmoor, Exmoor, Shetland, New Forest, Welsh Section A or B. Any suitable bridle accepted. Riders must have attained their 3rd birthday but must not have attained their 12th birthday before the 1st January in the current year.

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THE CRADDOCK PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP (55) kindly presented by Lady Craddock to the winner of this class.

M&M MINI CHAMPIONSHIP 1st & 2nd from classes 58-59

 

This championship was generously sponsored in 2015 by MR & MRS ANTHONY SALZ

THE HURSLEY PONY CLUB PERPETUAL CHALLENGE TROPHY (45) to the Champion.

 

 

ARAB AND PART-BRED ARAB RIDDEN

 

TSR horsezone.co.uk  Riders Finals – 1st & 2nd riders qualify and will receive a qualification card in the ring. Full details at www.theshowingregister.co.uk

 

Judge:      Mrs Victoria Ayling (Surrey)

Class 60   PURE BRED ARAB RIDDEN OPEN, Stallion, mare or gelding, 4 years old and over, to be judged as a Riding Horse.

THE ASTRAN PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP (4) kindly presented by Miss I J Silbertson for the best Pure-Bred Arab in this class.

 

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by PAINS FIREWORKS LTD

Class 61   PART BRED ARAB RIDDEN OPEN, Stallion, mare or gelding, 4 years old and over, to be judged as a Riding Pony. Special rosette to the best 148cm.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by PAINS FIREWORKS LTD

 

ARAB AND PART BRED ARAB RIDDEN CHAMPIONSHIP

This championship was generously sponsored in 2015 by MR AND MRS BEN MERRILLS

THE PEPPERCORN PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP (68) kindly presented by Peppercorn Natural Foods, Romsey, to the Ridden Champion.

                 

HAMPSHIRE P&P IN HAND CHAMPIONSHIP

Judge:      Will be announced on the day

 

Class 62 HAMPSHIRE P&P IN HAND CHAMPIONSHIP

Open to horses 14.2hh and over who have received an invitation from a nominated show and who have returned their invitation with their entry form and fee. Details from www.romseyshow.co.uk

Championship Sash and £30, Reserve Sash and £25

Highest placed young stock £20, Best Veteran 15+ £20 not in the first two places.

 

 

RIDDEN PART BRED

Judge:    TBC

Class 63 RIDDEN PART BRED OPEN Any breed and type 4 years and over. Riders any age. Rosette to the best part bred native and best part bred Thoroughbred.

WESTERN RIDING

These classes will be run and judged in accordance to Western Equestrian Society Rule Book 2016 www.wes-uk.com (A properly fastened hat with harness that conforms to current British Standards regardless of society rules must be worn)

Judge:       David Lloyd (Hants)

 

Class 64   WESTERN HORSEMANSHIP/TRAIL PATTERN – NOVICE for horses and ponies 4 years and over. Horsemanship small pattern then going into trail to include, gate, walk overs, box and back up obstacle, all done at walk/jog. Patterns available on www.romseyshow.co.uk – nearer the time. Horses not to have won a class or been entered in an open class previously. Western and English tack will be allowed.

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by R & A LUDWELL

Class 65   WESTERN HORSEMANSHIP/TRAIL PATTERN – OPEN for horses and ponies 4 years and over. Horsemanship small pattern then going into trail to include, gate, walk overs, box and back up obstacle, all done at walk/jog/lope. Patterns available on www.romseyshow.co.uk – nearer the time.   Open to all.

 

RING 7

 

COLOURED IN HAND

This is also a qualifier for BSPA/Equifest (23), taking place at the East of England Showground in August 2017. The two highest exhibits not already qualified in each class will qualify. equifest.org.uk.

 

TSR horsezone.co.uk In Hand Finals – The two highest placed Handlers with a TSR In Hand Card will qualify in any In Hand class. Handlers MUST have their cards signed in the ring by the judge/steward, cards are available FREE from the TSR website.  Full details at http://www.theshowingregister.co.uk/

Judge:       TBC

Class 66   IN HAND PIEBALD/SKEWBALD HORSE AND PONY unplaited. Stallion, mares and geldings, any size of horse/pony 4years old and over. Native and cobs to be shown in natural state or hogged.

Class 67   IN HAND PIEBALD/SKEWBALD HORSE AND PONY.

To be shown plaited and trimmed. Stallion, mares and geldings, any size of horse/pony 4years old and over.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by JACKSON ARENAS

 

Class 68   IN HAND YOUNGSTOCK QUALIFIER PIEBALD/SKEWBALD HORSE AND PONY, Open to horse/pony 1 year old, 2 years old & 3 years old. Plaited or unplaited. Special rosette to the highest placed Native type or Plaited opposite to the winner. No Foals.

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by BEAU BEAUTIFUL

 

                  IN HAND COLOURED CHAMPIONSHIP

                  This championship was generously sponsored in 2015 by NORTHOVER BENNET & CO LTD

 

 

VETERAN IN HAND

Open to members and non-members of the 15+ Horse and Pony Events. To enter the 2017 National Supreme Showing Championship Show the rider/handler and horse/pony must register with 15+ Horse & Pony Events within 14 days of the qualifying show date. For further information concerning this exciting organisation & what it can offer for the older equine please contact 15+ Horse & Pony Events – 01588 650180 Horse15plus@aol.com – www.15plus.org.uk

 

TSR horsezone.co.uk In Hand Finals – The two highest placed Handlers with a TSR In Hand Card will qualify in any In Hand class. Handlers  MUST have their cards signed in the ring by the judge/steward, cards are available FREE from the TSR website.  Full details at http://www.theshowingregister.co.uk/

Judge:       Mrs Lydia Forrester (Cornwall)

Class 69   IN HAND VETERAN 15 years and over. Exhibitor any age. Please display age of the horse/pony clearly. Best rosette and £10 to best 19-24 year old. Best rosette and £10 to best 25 year old and over.   The 1st, 2nd and 3rd will qualify for the 15+ National Supreme Showing Championship Show at Equifest, 2017

 

 

COLOURED RIDDEN

This is also a qualifier for BSPA/Equifest (22) taking place at the East of England Showground in August 2017. The two highest exhibits not already qualified in each class will qualify. equifest.org.uk.

 

Judge:       TBC

Class 70   RIDDEN PIEBALD/SKEWBALD HORSE/PONY – Unplaited Open to any size horse/pony, 4 years old and over.

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by NORTHOVER & CO ACCOUNTANTS LIMITED

 

Class 71   RIDDEN PIEBALD/SKEWBALD HORSE/PONY – Plaited Open to any size horse/pony, 4 years old and over.

 

RIDDEN PIEBALD/SKEWBALD HORSE/PONY CHAMPIONSHIP

 

 

YOUNG RIDER

TSR horsezone.co.uk Riders Finals – 1st & 2nd riders qualify and will receive a qualification card in the ring. Full details at www.theshowingregister.co.uk

Judge:      Mrs Lydia Foster (Cornwall)

Class 72   YOUNG RIDER Any breed and type. Mares or geldings, 4 years and over not exceeding 148cm. Riders must not have attained their 16th birthday before 1st January in the current year.

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by SHERLOCKBOSWELL ARCHITECTURE

 

                

VETERAN RIDDEN

Open to members and non-members of the 15+ Horse and Pony Events. To enter the National Supreme Showing Championship Show the rider/handler and horse/pony must register with 15+ Horse & Pony Events within 14 days of the qualifying show date. For further information concerning this exciting organisation & what it can offer for the older equine please contact 15+ Horse & Pony Events – 01588 650180 Horse15plus@aol.com – www.15plus.org.uk

 

Judge:       Mrs Lydia Forrester (Cornwall)

Class 73   RIDDEN VETERAN 15 years and over. Exhibitor any age. Please display age of the horse/pony clearly. Best rosette and £10 to best 19-24 year old. Best rosette and £10 to best 25 year old and over. The 1st, 2nd and 3rd will qualify for the 15+ National Supreme Showing Championship Show at Equifest, 2017

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by TRANT ENGINEERING LTD.

 

 

RIDDEN MOUNTAIN AND MOORLAND

NPS/ M&M Open Ridden Championship kindly sponsored by RINGSIDE STUD –. Classes are open to Members and Non-Members of the NPS, but only members may qualify for the finals at NPS Summer Championship 2017. Ponies must be registered in the main body of their respective Breed Society stud book. The highest placed pony which has not already qualified within the top three, will qualify. Rider any age, except for stallions, where riders must be 12yrs or over for small breeds and 14yrs or over for large breeds.

This is also a qualifier for The Hewitt Family/Equifest (2), taking place at the East of England Showground in August 2017. The two highest exhibits not already qualified in each class will qualify.   www.equifest.org.uk   TSR horsezone.co.uk  Riders Finals – 1st & 2nd riders qualify and will receive a qualification card in the ring. Full details at www.theshowingregister.co.uk

The Fell Pony Society rosette for the best registered Fell pony not exceeding 142cms, FPS membership card to be produced in the ring.

The Dales Pony Society rosette for the best registered Dales Pony shown by an exhibitor who produces a current membership card in the ring.

The Highland Pony Society rosette to the best registered Highland Pony.

The British Connemara Society rosette for the best registered pony owned by a Society member and registered in the B.C.P.S. stud boo.

The Exmoor Pony Society rosette to the best registered pony. Must be registered in section 1 of the Stud Book.

The Dartmoor Pony Society Special Rosette will be awarded to the best registered pony in the Dartmoor Society Stud Book shown by an exhibitor who is a member of the Dartmoor Pony Society and has a current membership card.

Judge:       Mrs Heather Banbury (Cornwall)

Class 74   RIDDEN M&M SMALLS (ex Welsh A & B and New Forest) mares and geldings only, 4 years old and over. 1st and 2nd eligible for the NPS M&M Silver Medal in Ring 4.

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by ALEXANDER KEEN ESTATE AGENTS

Class 75   RIDDEN M&M LARGE (ex Welsh C & D and New Forest) mares and geldings only, 4 years old and over. 1st and 2nd eligible for the NPS M&M Silver Medal in Ring 4

Class 76   RIDDEN M&M STALLIONS OPEN – 4 years old and over, ALL BREEDS. 1st and 2nd eligible for the NPS M&M Silver Medal in Ring 4

 

RING 8

HEAVY HORSES

We are delighted that the Young Handler Class is generously being sponsored by Southern Counties Heavy Horse Association and we would encourage all Heavy Horse entrants to please support this class. All classes are open to any Heavy Horse Breed.

A Carters prize of £5 will be awarded for every horse, which in the opinion of the judge is turned out to a sufficiently high standard.

Note: All exhibits in the Heavy Horse classes must parade in the main ring later to qualify for the travelling grant of £40 per individual horse attending the Show, to be sent after the Show.

Judge:       Mr Tom Henfrey (Lincs)

Entry £5 – Members £4               Prizes – 1st £30, 2nd £25, 3rd £20, 4th £15, 5th £10, 6th £5

Class 80   HEAVY HORSE Gelding, 3 years old or over, to be shown in-hand

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by CUNNING RUNNING SOFTWARE LTD

Class 81   HEAVY HORSE Yearling or 2 year old, to be shown in-hand

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by MR& MRS BILLING

 

Class 82 HEAVY HORSE MARE or MARE WITH OWN FOAL AT FOOT three years old or over, to be shown in-hand. Foals to be at least three weeks old on show day.

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by MR& MRS BILLING

Special prize of £5 to the best foal.

Rosettes will be given to the best six foals in the above Class (at the Judge’s discretion)

 

 

HEAVY HORSE IN HAND CHAMPIONSHIP 1st and 2nd place winners from the classes 80 – 82

 

Champion £35 Reserve £25

This Championship was generously sponsored in 2015 by FLACK MANOR BREWERY

 

THE TALBOT MEMORIAL PERPETUAL CHAMPIONSHIP CHALLENGE CUP (29) kindly presented by Mr and Mrs J. Wrigley, and a championship rosette, for the Champion Heavy Horse of the Show.

 

Class 83   HEAVY HORSE YOUNG HANDLERHard hats to be worn by all young handlers. Mare or gelding 4 years old or over to be led by a handler who has attained their 12th birthday and are 18 years old or under on the show day. A responsible adult must accompany each entrant into the ring. Rosettes to all. No grant for this class.

Prize money £20, £15, £10, £5

SOUTHERN COUNTIES HEAVY HORSE ASSOCIATION TROPHY to the winner of this class.

This class is generously sponsored by SOUTHERN COUNTIES HEAVY HORSE ASSOCIATION

Class 84   RIDDEN HEAVY HORSE AND PART BRED HEAVY HORSE Mares and geldings 4 years old and over. Sire or Dam must be a recognised heavy horse breed. Judges will not ride. Pure bred will be judged traditionally and part bred may be asked to canter in their individual show.

 

Class 85   HEAVY HORSE LADIES CART – Single Turnout in Harness with 2-wheeled vehicle driven by a lady. Traditional costume to be worn.

THE MAUREEN HAUSER PERPETUAL CHALLENGE TROPHY to the winner of this class.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by GRAHAM WALTON PUBLISHING

HEAVY HORSE – HARNESS

 

Entry £5 – Members £4         Prizes – 1st £35, 2nd £30, 3rd £25, 4th £20, 5th £15, 6th £10

 

Class 86   HEAVY HORSE IN HARNESS Mare or gelding, 3 years old and over, to be shown in full harness. To be judged 25% for horse’s condition and cleanliness (not conformation) and 75% for harness.

THE FURZEDOWN PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP (20) kindly presented by the late Sir Gordon Ley, Bart., for the best exhibit in the above class.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by MR FAIRLIE

Special prize of £25 for the Best Shod Horse in the above class.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by W R HOLDEN & CO LIMITED

 

Best Plaited Tail open to all Heavy Horses. Special prize of £20 for the Best Plaited Full Tail in the above class.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by SOUTHERN COUNTIES HEAVY HORSE ASSOCIATION

 

 

HEAVY HORSE – TURNOUT

 

Judge:       Mr Tom Henfrey (Lincs)

Entry £5 – Members £4         Prizes – 1st £50, 2nd £40, 3rd £30, 4th £25, 5th £20, 6th £15

Class 87   HEAVY HORSE TURNOUT Single, Pair or Team, to a suitable agricultural or trade vehicle. Agricultural vehicles must not have springs or high seats or patent harness.

                  This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by D JEFFERY & CO

 

This class will be split into agricultural and trade vehicle sections, with prizes from 1st to 6th in each section.

 

THE GOLDEN GUINEA PERPETUAL CHALLENGE TROPHY (63) kindly presented by Messrs. J. R. Parkington & Co. Ltd., Wine Shippers of Brentford, London, for the Best Agricultural or Trade Heavy turnout in this class.

A description of the vehicle must be included on the entry form, along with which section you are entering.

This class was generously sponsored in 2015 by MR FAIRLIE

Please see condition 63 for details of The West of England Heavy Horse Championship.

 

 

Side Saddle

(Run under the rules of www.sidesaddleassociation.co.uk)

Judge:       Sue Pashen (Surrey)

Class 88   costume Concours d’Elegance

                  The sole criterion for this class is the elegance of the picture presented by horse/pony and rider, and the way of going of the horse/pony. Safe tack must be used. Detailed inspection of the rider’s period costume is not required. Fancy dress is not permitted. Competitors are required to walk, trot and canter. No individual show is required, but the judge may ask small groups of riders to give short displays. Two special rosettes to the highest placed Adult and Junior Members for the S.S.A. carrying their current Championship Points Cards. Competitors should produce a brief resume about their costumes for the commentator. Juniors must wear hats to current British safety standards or above for this class. Adult riders not wearing such hats do so at their own risk.

 

Rules & Regulations

REGULATIONS – for Exhibitors

The Council will not be responsible for any error, which may appear in the catalogue, or for any entry being made in the wrong class. It is the responsibility of each exhibitor to read these rules and abide by them.

SPECIAL REGULATIONS, also including all previous Regulations

(General/Cattle/etc) …

HORSES

  1. All foals must be the offspring of the mare with which they are exhibited and accompany them into the judging ring. Where mares are entered as ‘in foal’, the prize will be withheld until a certificate of foaling within the stated period has been furnished to the Secretary.
  2. The use of sawdust above the knee, the use of resin, soap or other substances in any form or way designed to give an artificial appearance, or any improper means adopted in showing an animal shall disqualify such animal.
  3. Horses may be measured in the shoes they come in, and the Council reserves the power to disqualify any horse, which, in its opinion, is excessively or unfairly shod.
  4. Exhibit numbers are the same as those in the catalogue. Such number is to be tied on the back of the rider or leader.
  5. No Horse or Pony (other than foals accompanying their dams) not having been entered for exhibition in the Show will be allowed onto the Showground. Proof of entry may be required, by showing appropriate number for exhibits. A Foal not entered in its own right on the entry form and not wearing an allocated number is not eligible to win a prize.
  6. All animals must remain within the Stock/Horse lines designated and must not be exercised throughout the Showground at any time. Access to the Rings, via the official Horse Walks, will only be allowed for judging and parading.
  7. Competitors must wear the correct number of each entry or they may be disqualified by default.
  8. All those entering the Rings with Horses/Ponies, or to attend Horses/Ponies, must be suitably dressed, i.e. including hats and jackets in mounted classes. Anyone riding a Horse/Pony anywhere on the Showground is required to wear a properly fastened hat with harness that conforms current British Standards regardless of breed society rules.
  9. Exhibitors who are likely to have Horses or Ponies in more than one Ring at the same time should provide additional riders and/or handlers.
  10. In the Ridden classes, whilst every effort will be made, it may not be possible for the judge to ride every Horse or Pony in that class.
  11. Fall of Horse/Pony or rider will result in elimination from that class. Riders must not remount in the ring.
  12. All Stallions and Colts two years old or over, in Mountain and Moorland classes must be in possession of a current Defra, National Pony Society or appropriate Breed Society Stallion Licence. All Stallions to be shown as regulated by their Breed Societies.
  13. The organisers of this Show have taken reasonable precautions to ensure the health and safety of everyone present. For these measures to be effective, everyone must take reasonable precautions to avoid and prevent accidents occurring and must obey the instructions of the Organisers and all the Officials and Stewards.
  14. The Society reserves the right to prevent access to the Showground for any Exhibitor, irrespective of the fact they may have entered Horses or Ponies in any class. Under these circumstances any entry fees or other fees would be refunded.
  15. The Society shall not be responsible to any entrant/person whatsoever while upon the Societies Showground for any form of economic loss, direct or indirect and howsoever caused.
  16. Any incident, accident or injury pertaining to property, animal, exhibitor or their servants, members of the public or show officials must be reported to the Show Secretary immediately.
  17. The organisers reserve the right to substitute other judges, for those named, or to make additional appointments. Classes may be split or amalgamated at the judge’s decision. The decision of the judge is always to be accepted as final.

57. Handlers of ponies in In-Hand classes aged 14 years and under MUST wear correctly secured current British standard skull caps/riding hats. Donkey classes at owners’ discretion.

  1. NPS Affiliation 2015 No 11293. NPS Silver Medal Rosette Championships: These classes are judged under the Rules of the NPS. NPS Silver Medal Rosettes are only awarded when the owner of the champion pony is a Qualifying or Life member of the NPS. A valid membership card must be in the rider’s/handler’s possession on entering the ring and be produced immediately on request by either the judge or the steward. If the owner of the Champion pony is not a member, or the owner’s membership card is not immediately produced, the rosette may be awarded to the Reserve Champion provided they have the required membership card. If the Champion pony has previously qualified it is still entitled to the Silver Medal Rosette but the qualification card goes to the Reserve Champion pony, provided the owner of that pony is a member of the NPS. The Silver Medal Rosette and the qualification card can be awarded no lower than first Reserve (third). Foals are not eligible for Silver Medal Championships.

59. In ridden classes, if a rider falls off at any time whilst in the ring, both the pony and rider must leave the ring, rider dismounted and take no further part.

60. Stallions/Colts may not be LED by any Juniors who have not attained their 14th birthday before 1 Jan in the current year in any class affiliated to the NPS and Ponies (UK). Any stallion not exceeding 138cms or small breed M & M stallions, Dartmoor, Exmoor, Shetland and Welsh A & B – may NOT be ridden by Juniors who have not attained their 11th birthday before 1 Jan in the current year. Stallions exceeding 138cms or large breed M & M stallions, i.e. Connemara, Dales, Fells, Highlands, New Forest, Welsh Sections C & D – may not be ridden by any juniors who have NOT attained their 14th birthday before 1st Jan in the current year in any class affiliated to the NPS or Ponies (UK). Where classes are affiliated to both NPS & Ponies (UK) the classes will be run under NPS Rules.

  1. Equine Passports : It is the Exhibitors’ responsibility to bring Horse Passports with them to the Show as ‘spot checks’ may be carried out by enforcing agencies, and Veterinary medical treatment may be required.
  2. All qualifying classes will be run under the Rules of the relevant Society/Association. Copies of all the applicable rules are available in the Secretary’s Tent.
  1. HEAVY Horse Class West of England Heavy Horse Championship 25th September 2016

Kindly sponsored by Wadworth & Co. Brewers, Devizes.

Heavy Horse Champion – In Hand, Heavy Horse Champion – In Show Harness.

Rules of Qualification

  1. Qualifiers must be from Recognised Heavy Horse Breeds, of any age. Stallions, Colts, Geldings, Fillies and Mares.
  2. a) The In-hand Qualifier must be the Show Champion of the day. If already qualified at previous qualifier shows then, if necessary, the qualifier position can go down the line to 4th position. If the top 4 horses have already qualified no qualifier can be nominated. 2. b) The Show Harness and Decorated Harness Qualifier must be the highest placed on the day, down to 4th position if necessary. A set of Show Harness can only be used on one qualifying horse. 3. The same horse CANNOT qualify for the In-Hand and the Harness Championships throughout the championship season. 4. Should a Qualifying Horse refuse a first qualification this will exclude that horse from qualifying in the same Championship at any further Qualifying Shows that year. 5. If a qualifier should subsequently be unable to attend the Championships on 27th September at the Turnpike Showground between Shaftesbury & Gillingham in North Dorset, then the Championship Secretary must be notified. The position can then be passed to the next eligible horse. 6. Each horse that qualifies will receive a qualifier rosette.

AWARDS AT CHAMPIONSHIP 2016

EACH CHAMPION £250, SASH AND ROSETTE

EACH RESERVE CHAMPION £150, SASH AND ROSETTE

THE REMAINING FINALISTS (attending Championship) £25.00 AND ROSETTE.

If exhibitors have queries the West of England Heavy Horse Championships organising Secretary can be contacted:- Mr Brian Willis, Higher Berry Farm, Clyst St. Lawrence, Cullumpton, Devon EX15 2NW or telephone (01404) 823636

64. Rules for Working Hunter/Pony classes not affiliated.

Marks:

1st Phase:

Jumping —————————————————————— 50

Style while jumping —————————————————- 10

2nd Phase:

Conformation type and freedom of action ————————– 30

Manners. —————————————————————- 10

Penalties:

First refusal ————————————————————- 15

Second refusal ———————————————————– 20

Third refusal ————————————————– Elimination

Knock down ———————————————————— 10

Fall of either horse or rider in either phase ————— Elimination

A minimum of 5 fences, course to entail a change of direction. Riders may only complete 1 pony in each section.

Jumping will be taken first and any pony eliminated will not be required for final judging. Snaffle bridles are permitted but not spurs, and there must be no change of saddlery between phases.

 

Guidance Notes

NOTES FOR HORSE AND DONKEY EXHIBITORS

 

Entry closing dates

Horse and Donkey:      Sunday 14th August 2016

Show Jumping:    Thursday 1st September 2016

 

Light Horse Entry fees and prizes:

Non Members £15, RAHSS Members £12

PLUS A FIRST AID CHARGE OF £2 PER RIDER/HANDLER

CLASS ENTRY FEES

All paid up MEMBERS of the Society are entitled to reduced entry fees.

Any further information, additional prize lists or entry forms from:

The Secretary, 4 The Old Carthouses, Broadlands, Romsey, Hants. SO51 9LQ Tel: (01794) 517521

PLEASE NOTE: We are offering an ‘on-line’ entries facility this year through our website (www.romseyshow.co.uk). Please visit the Schedule page of the website for the appropriate information and forms. Payment will be taken through PayPal, and the entries uploaded to our database.

 

Late entries will be accepted at double the class fee up to 5th September ONLY

No Late entries for Welsh In Hand C & D Classes 21 – 28

Prize money for Light Horse Section is as follows:

In Hand: £20, £15, £10, £5     Ridden: £25, £20, £15, £10

Not all championships award prize money

Show Jumping, Heavy Horse, Driving and Donkeys Entry Fees and prizes – please see individual classes for entry fees and prizes.

All Cheques made payable to: ‘The Romsey Show’, and sent to 4 The Old Carthouses, Broadlands, Romsey Hants, SO51 9LQ (01794 517521)

No entry will be accepted unless signed by the Exhibitor or authorised agent and correct amount of entry fee included.

A local rosette is awarded to the best exhibit in each horse class, which is the property of any exhibitor living within a 15 mile radius of the Town Hall, Romsey. Those eligible must wear a WHITE arm band.

 

 

Rosettes and Championship Rosettes

The society will award 1st – 6th place rosettes and will be awarded at the judges’ discretion. Championship and Reserve rosettes and cards will be awarded in each championship.

Cups and Trophies

Winners of the Society’s cups and trophies must be collect them from the Chief Awards Steward at the Main Show Secretaries area, before leaving the showground, as they cannot be sent after the show. An engraver will be available at the showground where cups and trophies can be engraved at a small charge. All cups and trophies must be returned to the Secretary, clean and undamaged by the 1st August the following year. Please do not take cups and trophies unless you can guarantee to return them safely by hand or registered post by the above date.

Height Measurement

In all classes where horses or ponies are subject to height limits the judge may order the exhibit to be measured, unless the exhibitor can produce an appropriate official measurement certificate.

To allow classes to run to time numbers will be limited to 25 animals per class.

A list of overnight B&B and stabling is available. Please ring the show secretary 01794 517521 info@romseyshow.co.uk

ENTRY TICKETS

Admission tickets will be provided on the basis of total entry fees paid. Additional tickets may be purchased at the advanced rate with your entry. Tickets will be posted 2 weeks before the show.

1 horse entered            – 2 passes

2 horses entered           – 3 passes

3 horses entered           – 4 passes

Thereafter 1 pass per horse up to a maximum of 6 passes

HORSE BOX passes will only be issued to vehicles carrying horses or ponies.

Due to limited parking and health and safety, cars will be requested to park in the FREE CAR PARK!

Sat Nav Post code for showground SO51 9LQ

 

A list of overnight B & B and stabling is available. Please ring the show secretary – 01794 517521

PROVISIONAL RING PROGRAMME     CHECK START TIME FOR YOUR CLASS

The Morning Rings have varying start times

The Council Reserve the right to alter the time of any class.

Where a time is given against a class the judging will not start before that time, where no time is given classes will follow on.

Please see Rules for Affiliated classes under General conditions; Horse section                        

 

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