All entries will be taken as acceptance of the rules; all competitors are advised to read and observe the rules below. Horse and pony classes Entries can be made in advance (at a reduced rate) by sending a postal entry or you can enter on the day at the Secretary’s lorry (situated next to ring 1). In addition to all entry fees £2 medical cover is payable per competitor. Entry fees and prize money Horse and pony classes 1 – 22 Entry fee: £4 per class if received before 15 June 2018 or £5 on the field Prize money: 1st £5, 2nd £3, 3rd £2 (prizes in kind may exceed cash value) Rosettes to 6 th place Class 23 Fancy Dress: Entry fee: £2. Prize money: 1st £3, 2nd £2, 3rd £1 Classes 24 - 27 are £2 entry. Prize money for classes 25 & 26 is £10, £8 & £6 Classes 32 – 38 Gymkhana: Entry fee: £2. Prize money: 1st £2, 2nd £1, 3rd 50p Rosettes at least 4 th place Family Dog Show £2 entry fee payable in the ring on the day RULES & CONDITIONS OF ENTRY 1. Entries will be taken as acceptance of the rules. 2. The decision of the judge is final.
3. Organisers cannot be held responsible for any accident, damage or injury to any rider, animal, spectator, property or vehicle, howsoever caused. 4. Hard hats meeting the current safety standards MUST be worn whilst mounted, and by all under 16s in in-hand classes at all times. Body protectors are recommended. 5. Objections must be lodged within 15 minutes of the incident concerned with a £20 deposit, returnable if the objection is upheld or deemed valid by the panel. 6. The organisers reserve the right to refuse any entrant or eliminate any animal considered over height or unsound in any way and to cancel, amend or amalgamate classes. 7. No horse/pony under 4 years old to compete under saddle and no horse/pony to shall be ill-treated in any way. 8. NO GALLOPING on the field (except at the request of a judge). All exercising to be carried out having due regard for the safety of others. 9. No entry fee will be returned unless the class cancelled. 10. Whips or spurs are not allowed in gymkhana events. 11. Holders of Challenge Cups/Shields are responsible for their safe return by the specified date. No Cup/Shield can be won outright. 12. No competitor, or person connected with them in any way, shall argue with a steward or judge or give offence or use abusive or threatening language or behave with incivility or contempt towards. Breach of any of these points may result in elimination. 13. Competitors are expected to dress correctly. Jackets may only be removed with the permission of the judge. 14. Any item of saddlery, clothing or equipment (including whips and spurs) which in the opinion of the judge is thought to be unsafe, inappropriate or harsh will not be allowed. 15. ALL DOGS MUST BE KEPT ON LEADS AT ALL TIMES Additonal show jumping rules: 1. Any fall in the arena at any time incurs elimination. 2. Competitors must pass through the start and finish. 3. Competitors must not begin until the bell is rung with the exception of the scurry 4. The first round will not be timed. All clear rounds will jump off against the clock. If classes are running late the first round will be timed, this will be clearly announced before the class begins. 5. Penalties will be as follows: Knockdown 4 faults Disobedience 4 faults 3rd disobedience Elimination Fall of horse/rider Elimination
Sunday 19th June 2022