Horses

The Judging starts at 10.00am with the Turnout classes, followed by the Saddle, Mountain & Moorland, the Fell Ponies, Shetlands & finally the magnificent Shires and Clydesdales.

Later on we have the spectacle of the carriage driving and frantic cone driving competition.

Timings are given as a guide only and may change on Show day depending upon numbers of entrants in each class.

TURNOUT PONY CLASSES

Judge: Mrs J MacInnes

Judging 10.00 – 11.00 am

1  TURNOUT of PONY & RIDER

Rider 10 years old and under, including lead rein.

2  TURNOUT of PONY & RIDER

Rider 11 to 15 years old.

3  TURNOUT of PONY & RIDER

Rider 16 years and over

4  FAMILY PONY

not exceeding 14.2h.  Rider under 16 years of age.  Pony may not have been shown in Classes 5 – 7

TURNOUT IN HAND

Judge: Mrs R Eastwood

Judging 10.00 – 10.30am

5  MARE WITH FOAL

6  BEST THREE YEAR OLD AND UNDER  FILLY or GELDING

7  BEST FOUR YEAR OLD & OLDER FILLY or GELDING

RIDING CLASSES

Judge: Mrs R Eastwood

Judging 10.30 – 11.30 am

8  LEAD REIN PONY

not exceeding 12h, rider 8 years old and under.

9  RIDING PONY

not exceeding 13.2h.

10  RIDING PONY

exceeding 13.2h, not exceeding 14.2h.

11  RIDING HORSE

exceeding 14.2h, not exceeding 15.2h

12  RIDING HORSE

exceeding 15.2h.

NATIVE PONIES

Judge: Mrs J MacInnes

Judging 11.00 – 12.30 pm

Mountain & Moorland

Ponies to be Registered in the Stud Book for their Breed and should be shown in their natural state (e.g. NO plaited manes or tails).

Categories 13-16 Shown in Hand

13  REGISTERED LARGE MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND PONY, MARE or GELDING to be shown in hand.  4 years old or over. Dales, Connemara, New Forest, Highland and Welsh Section C&D.

14  REGISTERED LARGE MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND PONY, FILLY or GELDING to be shown in hand.  3 years & under.  Dales, Connemara, New Forest, Highland and Welsh Section C&D.

15  REGISTERED SMALL MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND PONY, MARE or GELDING to be shown in hand. 4 years old or over, Dartmoor or Exmoor, Registered Welsh Section A&B.

16  REGISTERED SMALL MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND PONY, FILLY or GELDING to be shown in hand.  3 years & under. Dartmoor or Exmoor, Welsh Section A&B.

Categories 17-18 Shown Mounted

17  REGISTERED LARGE MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND PONY, MARE or GELDING to be shown mounted. Dales, Connemara, New Forest, Highland & Welsh Section C&D.

18  REGISTERED SMALL MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND PONY, MARE or GELDING to be shown mounted – including lead rein. Dartmoor or Exmoor, Welsh Section A&B.

REGISTERED FELL PONIES

Judge: Mrs R Eastwood

Judging 11.30 – 12.30pm

19  MARE with FOAL

20  MARE or GELDING – 3 years and under

21  MARE or GELDING – 4 years or over

22  REGISTERED FELL PONY 4 YEARS OLD OR OVER – to be brought into the ring mounted

Registered Fell Ponies will be awarded Fell Pony Society Rosettes

HEAVY HORSES

Judge: Mr L Harrison

Judging 1 – 2 pm

23  CLYDESDALE THREE YEARS & UNDER COLT, FILLY or GELDING

24  CLYDESDALE 4 YEARS & OVER GELDING or MARE WITH/WITHOUT FOAL AT FOOT

25  ANY OTHER HEAVY HORSE  3 YEARS & UNDER COLT, FILLY or GELDING

26  ANY OTHER HEAVY HORSE 4 YEARS & OVER GELDING or  MARE WITH/WITHOUT FOAL AT FOOT

MINIATURE SHETLAND PONIES

Judge: Miss D Dixon

Judging 10-midday

All entries MUST be under 34 inches – and may be measured.

27  THREE YEARS & UNDER FILLY, COLT or GELDING

28  MARE (WITH/WITHOUT FOAL AT FOOT), FOUR YEARS & OVER

29  FOAL

30  STALLION or GELDING, 4 years or over

SHETLAND PONIES

Judge: Miss D Dixon

Judging: follows miniature Shetland Ponies

31 THREE YEARS & UNDER FILLY, COLT or GELDING

32 MARE, FOUR YEARS or OVER (WITH/WITHOUT FOAL AT FOOT)

33  FOAL

34  STALLION or GELDING, 4 years or over

35  RIDDEN PONY, mare or gelding, on or off lead rein.

UNAFFILIATED SHETLAND PONIES

36  Open class.

All Comers welcome

CARRIAGE DRIVING

Judge: Mrs R Eastwood

Judging 2 – 2.30 pm

Fell Pony Society Rosette will be awarded for the Best Registered Fell Pony.

British Driving Society Rosette for the winner of the Cones Driving Competition.

Young Handler Rosette at the Judge’s discretion (Under 16’s).

37  PRIVATE DRIVING

38  EXERCISE VEHICLE

39  CONES DRIVING COMPETITION

FANCY DRESS

Entries will be taken on the field for this class.

Prizes     1st : 8     2nd : £6     3rd : £4

40  FANCY DRESS : HORSES MOUNTED, or UNMOUNTED, DOGS, OR ANY ANIMAL OR HUMAN! Choose your own theme.