Horse entries closed
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HEALTH AND SAFETY To comply with Health and Safety Executive guidelines the Society has provided horse walks. It is a condition of entry that all exhibits keep within these designated routes, that all reasonable precautions are taken to prevent accidents and that guidance is taken from Officials or Stewards at crossing points etc.
HATS It is mandatory for all riders to wear a protective helmet and safety harness according to the current approved BSI or European Standard and securely fastened at all times whilst mounted on the Showground. Hats or helmets requiring covers must be worn with a plain, dark coloured silk.
STALLIONS In the interest of safety all Stallions, 3 years old and over must, at all times be wearing a bit or chifney whilst moving around the Showground.
HORSE PASSPORTS All horses and ponies should be accompanied by their Defra passport.
If you are transporting animals over 65kms you may require an Animal Transporter Authorisation and as from January 2008 it is a legal requirement to have a Certificate of Competence for transporting animals over 65kms (please check with your local authority).
CHAMPIONSHIP TROPHIES, CUPS AND SHEILDS
The Horse & Pony Championship will take place in Ring 1 at 2.30 p.m. Driving & Working Hunter Classes will not be eligible for the Championship. All Championship Cups and Trophies will be awarded at the Grand Parade and recipients will be expected to be present with their exhibit. In all other classes Cups Trophies and Shields should be signed for and collected from the Secretary’s Tent.
Entry Fee - unless otherwise stated £6. Each owner is also required to pay one fee of £2, regardless of number of classes entered, to contribute to first aid costs.
Prize Money Unless otherwise stated all Classes 1st £20, 2nd £15, 3rd £10. District and Foal classes. 1st £10, 2nd £5, 3rd £3.
DISTRICT exhibitors are resident in the parishes of:- Hartland, Parkham, Clovelly, Alwington, Bulkworthy, Buckland Brewer, East & West Putford, Woolsery, Bradworthy, Welcombe, Abbotsham, Littleham, Sutcombe, Newton St Petrock & Abbots Bickington. Please tick on entry form if you qualify.
SUPREME HORSE CHAMPIONSHIP – JUDGE: MS J NEWBERRY
H20- Harding Memorial Cup to the Horse and Rider combination with the most points at the Show.
H21- A. J. Westaway Cup to the District Champion.
H22 - S. G. Harris Cup to the Supreme Horse or Pony Champion.