Full Schedule

Full Schedule

 

All entries on the day. The show reserves the right to change judges, or the running order, to allow for the smooth running of the show. Classes may be amalgamated, or split, depending on entries. Any changes will be announced. In all situations, the judge’s decision is final.

 

 

 

 

Entries on the field welcome, entry fee for all showjumping events £12 with prizes in kind

 

Pony Jumping

ARENA 2 – 10.30 AM

 

ENTRY FEE £12  ROSETTES AND PRIZES IN KIND

 

EVENT  1   GRASS HOPPER STAKES

                  OPEN TO CHILDREN WITH VERY LITTLE EXPERIENCE.

                   PONIES MAY BE LED. ROSETTES WILL BE AWARDED TO

                   ALL RIDERS IN THIS EVENT.

 

EVENT 2 CROSS POLES

 

EVENT 3  40CM

 

EVENT 4  50CM

 

EVENT 5  60CM

 

EVENT 6  70CM

 

EVENT 7 – SAINTFIELD HORSE SHOW OPEN PONY CHAMPIONSHIP

                  FENCES WILL NOT EXCEED 90CM.

                 IN THE EVENT OF EQUAL FAULTS IN THE SECOND ROUND

                  TIME WILL DECIDE.

 

                  CLEAR ROUND JUMPING ENTRY FEE £6    ROSETTES

 

CROSS POLES CLEAR ROUND JUMPING

 

40CM.  CLEAR ROUND JUMPING

 

50CM  CLEAR ROUND JUMPING

 

 

 

Horse Jumping – Entries on the Field

  ARENA 1  COMMENCING 10.30AM  ENTRY FEE £12  PRIZES IN KIND

 

EVENT 1 –  60CM

 

EVENT  2 – 70CM

 

EVENT  3 – 80CM

 

EVENT  4 –  90CM

 

Event 5 -THIS IS A NOVELTY FANCY DRESS EVENT WHICH WILL BE JUMPED OVER ONE ROUND.THE RIDERS WILL BE REQUIRED TO JUMP ROUND A SMALL COURSE OF FENCES. PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED FOR THE BEST FANCY DRESS…THE MOST ENTERTAINING!!..THE BEST CRAIC.. PLUS OTHER PRIZES LEFT UP TO THE JUDGES TO DECIDE. EVERY COMPETITOR WHO JUMPS ROUND THE WHOLE COURSE FAULTS OR NOT WILL RECEIVE A ROSETTE..EVERYONE TAKING PART WILL BE REQUIRED TO COME INTO THE ARENA AT THE END OF THE COMPETITION TO RECEIVE THEIR ROSETTE OR PRIZE.

 

EVENT 6 – THE SAINTFIELD HORSE SHOW CHAMPIONSHIP (MAXIMUM
HEIGHT (1.10M) THE WINNER WILL RECEIVE THE NEWRY, MOURNE AND DOWN PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP. IN THE EVENT OF EQUAL FAULTS IN THE 2ND.ROUND TIME WILL DECIDE

 

EVENT 7 – ONE ROUND SPEED. THE WINNER WILL RECEIVE THE ONE STOP MORTGAGE PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP. TIME WILL DECIDE THE WINNER.

 

RIDERS PLEASE NOTE THE HORSE SHOW JUMPING ARENA WILL BE MOVED FOR THIS YEAR’S SHOW TO THE FRONT OF THE MARQUEE A LONGSIDE THE HORSE SHOWING RING 1.

 

CLEAR ROUND JUMPING TIME PERMITTING      ENTRY FEE £6   ROSETTES

                      COMMENCING 50CM..

 

Working Hunter Classes

Working Hunter Pony

COMMENCING 10AM ENTRY FEE £12 PRIZES IN KIND

Course designed and constructed by David McClurg.

 

CLASS 1 – Beginners Working Hunter

Riders under 16. Open to all heights of pony.

Maximum Height of fence is 40cm.

 

CLASS 2 – Cradle Stakes

Riders under 12. Not exceeding 133cm.

Maximum height of fence is 55cm.

 

CLASS 3 – Novice Working Hunter

Riders under 20. Not exceeding 153cm.

Maximum height of fence is 65cm.

 

CLASS 4 – Performance Working Hunter

Any height, Maximum height of fence is 70cm.

 

CLASS 5 – Performance Working Hunter

Any height, Maximum height of fence is 80cm.

 

Working Hunter Pony Championship

Competitors will be the 1st and 2nd prize winners from classes 4 and 5.

 

CLASS 6 – Derby

Any height, Maximum height of fence is 1m.

 

Working Hunter Horse Performance Classes

COMMENCING 1PM ENTRY FEE £12 PRIZES IN KIND

 

CLASS 7 – Starter Stakes

Horses over 153cm. Maximum height of fence is 65cm.

 

CLASS 8 – Novice Working Hunter

Horses over 153cm. Maximum height of fence is 75cm.

 

CLASS 9 – Small Horse Working Hunter

Over 153cm but not exceeding 158cm. Maximum height of fence is 85cm.

 

CLASS 10 – Open Horse Working Hunter

Over 153cm. Maximum height of fence is 1m.

 

 

Working Hunter Horse Championship

Competitors will be the 1st and 2nd prize winners from classes 7-10

 

CLASS 11 – Derby

Open to horses 153cm and over. Maximum height of fence is 1m.

 

HORSE SHOWING —— RING 1 —– COMMENCING 9.30AM– ENTRY FEE £12

CLASS 12 — 4 YEAR OLD — OVER 153CM. LIGHT/HEAVY WEIGHT HUNTER

CLASS 13 — SMALL HUNTER OVER 153CM. AND NOT EXCEEDING 158CM.

CLASS 14 — LIGHT WEIGHT HUNTER OVER 153CM.

CLASS 15 — MIDDLE/HEAVY WEIGHT HUNTER OVER 153CM..

CLASS 16 — COLOURED HORSE

CLASS 17 — IRISH DRAUGHT MARE/GELDING OVER 153CM

HUNTER CHAMPIONSHIP COMPETITORS WILL BE 1ST. AND 2ND. PRIZE WINNERS FROM CLASS 12 TO 17 THE CHAMPION WILL BE AWARDED THE CLASSIC MARQUES PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP

CLASS 18 — THE ULSTER TATLER LADIES SIDE SADDLE CLASS THIS IS AN EQUITATION CLASS AND IS OPEN TO LADIES 15 YEARS AND OVER.
THE SHOW WOULD REQUEST THAT IF POSSIBLE LADIES WOULD WEAR FULL HUNTING COSTUME.BUT CERTAINLY WILL NOT BE MARKED DOWN IF THEY CAN’T.

CLASS 19 – DOWNPATRICK RACE COURSE RACE HORSE TO RIDING HORSE THE WINNER WILL WIN A FABULOUS DAY OUT FOR TWO AT DOWNPATRICK RACES ON LADIES DAY BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY 27TH AUGUST WHERE THEY WILL RECEIVE A DELICIOUS LUNCH IN THE RACE COURSE’S ELEGANT HOSPITALITY SUITE FOLLOWED BY LIVE MUSIC.
ALL COMPETITORS IN THIS CLASS WILL RECEIVE A BEAUTIFUL ROSETTE AND 2 ADMISSION TICKETS FOR THE LADIES RACE DAY MEETING.

CLASS 20 – LIGHT WEIGHT COB 148CM. BUT NOT EXCEEDING 155CM. TO CARRY UP TO 14 STONE.

CLASS 21 – HEAVY WEIGHT COB 148CM. BUT NOT EXCEEDING 155CM. TO CARRY
14 STONE AND OVER.

CLASS 22 – MAXI COB EXCEEDING 155CM. TO CARRY 14 STONE AND OVER.

CLASS 23 – TRADIONAL IRISH COB NOT EXCEEDING 153CM.

COB CHAMPIONSHIP COMPETITORS WILL BE 1ST.AND 2ND.PRIZE WINNERS FROM CLASS 20 TO 23 THE WINNER WILL RECEIVE THE NORTH DOWN MARQUEE PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP

THE LAGAN CONSTRUCTION SUPREME HUNTER CHAMPIONSHIP THE WINNER WILL RECEIVE THE LAGAN CONSTRUCTION SUPREME HUNTER CHAMPIONSHIP PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP.

CLASS 24 – RIDING HORSE OVER 148CM. BUT NOT EXCEEDING 158CM.

CLASS 25 – RIDING HORSE OVER 153CM.

RIDING HORSE CHAMPIONSHIP
1ST. AND 2ND. PRIZE WINNERS FROM CLASSES 24 AND 25

 

RING 2 HORSE SHOWING COMMENCES 9.30AM ENTRY FEE £12

CLASS 26 – VETERAN HORSE OVER 148CM. OPEN TO MARE OR GELDING 12 YEARS AND OVER. TO BE SHOWN UNDER SADDLE.

CLASS 27 – HAPPY HACKERS RIDERS 15 YEARS AND OVER. HORSE OR PONY SUITABLE FOR A DAY’S HACKING. WILL BE JUDGED 50/50 FOR SUITABILITY AND MANNERS.

CLASS 28 – COMBINED FOREIGN BREED 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER TO BE SHOWN IN HAND.

CLASS 29 – IRISH DRAUGHT MARE OR GELDING 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER TO BE SHOWN IN HAND.

CLASS 30 – TRADIONAL IRISH COB 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER NOT EXCEEDING 153CM TO BE SHOWN IN HAND.

 

Miniature Horse Classes

(continues after class 29)

 

RING 5 – 10.00am

ENTRY FEE £10 PRIZES IN KIND

 

CLASS 30 – Yearling Filly, Colt or Gelding, 32″ not expected to exceed 34″

 

CLASS 31 – Two year old Filly Colt or Gelding, 33″ not expected to exceed 34″

 

CLASS 32 – Three year old Mare or Gelding, 34″

 

CLASS 33 – Three year old and over, Stallion, 34″

 

CLASS 34 – B Division, any age or sex, 38″

 

Miniature Horse Championship

 Competitors will be the 1st and 2nd prize winners from classes 30 to 34

 

CLASS 35 – Show Horse in Miniature

To be judged on horse most resembling their larger counterpart. (Hack, Hunter, Cob, etc.)

 

CLASS 36 – Junior Handler up to 11 years old.

 

CLASS 37 – Junior Handler 12 to 17 years old.

 

CLASS 38 – Solid colour

To be judged 20% confirmation and 80% colour.

Pony Showing

Ridden Ponies -RING 3

10am prompt. Entry Fee – £10

 

Mini Ponies

Judge: TBC

 

Class 49 – Tiny Tot Lead Rein

Walk only. Rider not to have attained their 6th birthday on 1st Jan 2016

 

Class 50 – Lead Rein Show Pony / Show Hunter Pony

Not exceeding 123cms. Rider not to have attained their 8th birthday.

 

Class 51 – First Year First Ridden

For children in their first year of riding off the lead rein. The following are eligible to enter this class :
– show ponies/show hunter ponies not exceeding 123cms. Rider not to have attained their 10th birthday before January 2016.
– M & M ponies not exceeding 128 cms, rider not to have attained their 12th birthday on 1st January 2016.

 

Class 52 – First Ridden Show Pony / Show Hunter Pony

Not exceeding 123cm. Rider not to have attained their 10th birthday.

 

Class 53 – Lead Rein M&M Pony

Not exceeding 123cms. Rider not to have attained their 9th birthday on 1st Jan 2016.

 

Class 54 – First Ridden M&M Pony

Not exceeding 128cms. Rider not to have attained their 12th birthday on 1st Jan 2016.

 

 

CH Ridden Mini Pony Championship

1st and 2nd placed ponies from classes 49 – 54

1st Champion & Reserve eligible to compete in the Pony Supreme Championship.

 

Ridden Ponies:

Judge: TBC

Class 55 – Coloured Pony

Not exceeding 153cm. Rider any age.

 

Class 56 – Veteran Pony

Not exceeding 153cms. Pony to be at least 12 years of age on 1st Jan 2016.
Rider to be the correct age for the pony.

 

Class 57 – Novice Show Hunter Pony

Not exceeding 153cm

 

Class 58 – Open Show Hunter Pony

Not exceeding 153cms

 

Class 59 – Novice Show Pony

Not exceeding 148cm

 

Class 60 – Open Show Pony

Not exceeding 148cms

 

Class 61 – Part-Bred Show Pony / Show Hunter Pony

Not exceeding 153cms. Rider any age.

 

Class 62 – Novice Intermediate SRT / SHT

Not exceeding 158cms

 

Class 63 – Open Intermediate SRT/ SHT

Not exceeding 158cms

 

CH Ridden Pony Championship

1st and 2nd placed ponies from classes 55 – 63. Champion and Reserve prize winners are eligible to compete in the Pony Supreme Championship.

 

 

M&M Ridden Ponies:

Judge: TBC

 

Class 64 – Novice M&M Ridden Small Breeds

Rider any age.

 

Class 65 – Novice M&M Ridden Large Breeds

Rider any age.

 

Class 66 – Open M&M Ridden Small Breeds

Rider any age.

 

Class 67 – Open M&M Ridden Large Breeds

Rider any age.

 

 

 

CH M&M Ridden Championship

1st and 2nd placed ponies from classes 55 – 63. Champion and Reserve prize winners are eligible to compete in the Pony Supreme Championship.

 

Pony Supreme Championship

Champions and Reserve Champions from the following sections are eligible to compete:

– Ridden Mini Pony Champions

– Ridden Pony Champions

– M&M Ridden Champions

– Pony Breeding In-Hand Champions

– Shetland Pony In-Hand Champions

– Welsh Pony In-Hand Champions

– Connemara Pony In-Hand Champions

– Mixed M&M In-Hand Champions

 

In Hand and Family Ridden Ponies -RING 4

10am prompt. Entry Fee – £10

 

Pony Breeding In-Hand:

Judge: TBC

Class 68 – Show Pony / Show Hunter Pony
4 Yr Old & Over, In-Hand

 

Class 69 – Show Pony / Show Hunter Pony, Youngstock In-Hand

 

Class 70 – Part-Bred Pony

4 Yr Old & Over In-Hand

 

Class 71 – Part-Bred Pony, Youngstock

1, 2 & 3 Yr Old In-hand

 

CH Pony Breeding In-Hand Championship

1st and 2nd placed ponies from classes 68 – 71), Champion and Reserve eligible to compete in the Pony Supreme Championship

 

In all the M&M Breed classes beow (classes ( 72 – 85), ponies must be registered with the appropriate breed society.

 

Shetland Ponies In-Hand

 

Class 72 – Shetland Pony Youngstock

1, 2 & 3 Yr Old In-Hand

 

Class 73 – Shetland Pony, Mare & Gelding

4 Yr Old & Over

 

Class 74 – Shetland Pony, Stallion

4 Yr Old & Over In-Hand

 

CH Shetland Pony In-Hand Championship

1st and 2nd placed ponies from classes 72 – 74. Champion and Reserve eligible to compete in the Pony Supreme Championship

 

Welsh Ponies In-Hand

 

Class 75 – Welsh Youngstock

1, 2 & 3 Yr Old In-Hand

Class 76 – Welsh Section A & B, Mare & Gelding

4 Yr Old & Over

 

Class 77 – Welsh Section A & B Stallion

4 Yr Old & Over In-Hand

 

Class 78 – Welsh Section C & D

4 Yr Old & Over In-Hand

 

CH Welsh Pony In-Hand Championship

1st and 2nd placed ponies from classes 75 – 78.1st Prize Champion & Reserve eligible to compete in the Pony Supreme Championship.

 

Connemara Ponies In-Hand

 

Class 79 Connemara Youngstock

1, 2 & 3 Yr Old In-Hand

 

Class 80 Connemara Pony, Mare & Gelding

4 Yr Old & Over In-Hand

 

Class 81 Connemara Stallion

4 Yr Old & Over In-Hand

 

CH Connemara Pony In-Hand Championship

1st and 2nd placed ponies from classes 79 – 81.
1st Prize Champion & Reserve eligible to compete in the Pony Supreme Championship.

 

 

Mixed M&M Ponies In-Hand

Judge: TBC

 

Class 82 – M&M Youngstock

1, 2 & 3 Yr Old In-Hand

 

Class 83 – M&M Small Breeds Mare or Gelding

4 Yr Old & Over

 

Class 84 – M&M Large Breeds Mare or Gelding

4 Yr Old & Over

 

Class 85 – M&M Small or Large Breeds Stallion

4 Yr Old & Over

 

CH Mixed M&M Pony In-Hand Championship

1st and 2nd placed ponies from classes 82 – 85.
1st Prize Champion & Reserve eligible to compete in the Pony Supreme Championship.

 

Family Pony

Judge: TBC

 

Class 86 Family Pony Lead Rein

Pony not exceeding 138cm. Rider under 10 yrs on 1st January 2016

 

Class 87 Family Pony First Ridden

Pony not exceeding 138cm. Rider under 13 yrs on 1st January 2016. Walk & trot.

 

Class 88 Family Pony Ridden

Pony not exceeding 153cm. Rider under 17 yrs on 1st January 2016.

 

CH Family Pony Ridden Championship

1st and 2nd placed ponies from classes 86 – 88.

 
 

Young Handler: Mares & Geldings

Only 4 years old & over.

 

Class 89 Young Handler

To be led by a child not exceeding 16 years

 

 

Fancy Dress

 

Class 90 – Fancy Dress

 

 

 

Novelty Dog Show
Sponsored by Feedwell Dog Food

Ring 5 – Commencing 2pm

 

ENTRY FEE £3 or 3 classes for £7

 

Class 91 – Most Handsome Dog
 

Class 92 – Prettiest Bitch
 

Class 93 – Cutest Puppy
 

Class 94 – Golden Oldie
 

Class 95 – Best Pedigree
 

Class 96 – Best X Breed
 

Class 97 – Best Child Handler (8 years and under)
 

Class 98 – Best Child Handler (9 – 15 Years)
 

Class 100 – Best Rescue Story
 

Class 101 – Dressed to Impress (Fancy Dress)
 

Class 102 – Waggiest Tail
 

All first prize winners return to the ring for champion and reserve champion dog of the show.

The winner of each class will receive a bag of Feedwell Dog Food. Rosettes and Prize Cards will be given from 1st to 4th place.