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Novice Showing Show with Obedience Test and Gymkhana

SUNDAY, 26 MAY 2019

Novice Showing Show with Gymkhana

at Nutwell Court, Lympstone, EX8 5AJ

Signposted from A376 Exeter/Exmouth Road

(By kind permission of Mr & Mrs N Lee)

Main Show Sponsor: St David’s Equine Veterinary Practice

Vouchers donated by TASTE of Sidmouth

· Classes may be split/amalgamated at the Judge’s discretion.

· HORS CONCURS (HC) welcome in all classes.

· Rosettes to 6thplace





Rings 1 and 2 - £4 per class for the first 3 classes, thereafter £3 per class



Rings 1 and 2 - £5 per class for the first 3 classes, thereafter £4 per class

Obedience Test

Pay at ringside - £3.00 per entry


£5 to cover all races in age category

RING 1 – In-hand Classes

Horse / Pony any height, competitor any age, unless otherwise stated.

Classes may be split at Judge’s discretion.

1. Best Young Stock under 4 years old

2. Best Turned Out Pony and Competitor(Special Rosette for the Best Plaited Tail)

3. Best Hunter Type exceeding 14.2hh

4. Best Conformation

5. Best Condition

6. Best Cob

7. Best (any) Mountain and Moorland type

8. Best (any) coloured

9. Best Show Pony

10. Best Veteran Pony/Horse minimum age 16 years old

11. Best Young Handler– under 10 years old

12. Best Young Handler– 10-16 years old

13. Best Thelwell Pony

14. Best (any) Breed not specified in other classes

RING 2 – Ridden Classes

Pony/horse any height, competitor any age, unless otherwise stated.

Classes may be split at the Judge’s discretion.

May be led.

15. Best Turned Out Horse and Rider (Special Rosette for Best Plaited Tail)

16. Open Lead Rein Pony

17. Open First Ridden

18. Best Show Pony/Horse

19. Best Young Rider– under 10 years old.

20. Best Young Rider – 10-16 years old

21. Best Combination

22. Best Conformation

23. Best (any) Mountain and Moorland Type

24. Best Cob Type

25. Best Hunter Type

26. Best (any) coloured

27. Best (any) Breed not specified in other classes

28. Best Veteran Pony/Horse– minimum age 16 years



Ponies /horses will be requested to perform simple movements in-hand, maximum marks 100. Only 10 marks awarded for conformation. Emphasis on calmness and obedience. Show Ring looks not required.

1. Lead out from line and stand square for judge inspection 10

2. Walk away and step over pole 10

3. Lead in-and-out of bollards, pony following handler 10

4. Turn and trot back to Judge, pony alongside handler 10

5. Halt, standing on carpet 10

6. Handler to pick up fore-foot 5

7. Handler to hold foot for count of 5 10

8. Three steps backwards 10

9. Overall impression of calmness and obedience 15

10. Conformation and turnout 10



£5 per person, for all classes in age group.

Riders 12 years and under

1 Walk & Trot race

3 Bending race

5 Ride and Lead race

7 Biscuit race

9 Ball and Spoon race

11 Ball and Bucket race

13 Sack race

15 Flag race

17 Relay Flag race

Riders any age

2 Walk & Trot race

4 Bending race

6 Ride and Lead race

8 Biscuit race

10 Ball and Spoon race

12 Ball and Bucket race

14 Sack race

16 Flag race

18 Relay Flag race

19. Parents and Helpers race

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