Jumping and Equine

RULES OF THE SHOW

  1. All exhibits must be bona-fide property of the Exhibitor. In the case of the Farm and Garden produce exhibits, they must be grown by the Exhibitor, and in the case of live stock, must be bona-fide property of the Exhibitor since 1st May 2018.
  2. The judge’s decision as to merit shall be final and objections on other points must be lodged with the Secretary, in writing, on date of show and must be accompanied by a fee of €10. All objections will be decided by the committee and the fee returned unless the objection is considered frivolous.
  3. Where age is a qualification, the committee may in any case direct an examination by the V.S. The committee shall hear any submissions by the exhibitor and shall then decide the matter and the decision shall be final.
  4. The term ‘committee’ in these rules means the group consisting of a Chairman, Secretary, one Treasurer, one Vice Chairman and P.R.O., or any four of them.
  5. The judges are empowered to with-hold prizes in any class where there is not sufficient competition or merit, and furthermore not to award a Second Prize unless there are three or more exhibits, and not to award a Third Prize unless there are five or more exhibits in any class.
  6. All cups and perpetual trophies won by exhibitors at 2017 show must be returned to the Secretary, 3 weeks prior to the 2018 show. Each recipient must sign a form accepting responsibility for cups or trophies before same are presented at 2018
  7. The winners of a first prize in a class will not be eligible to compete in another class unless it is classed ‘Special Class’.

7a. An animal which is the winner of two first prizes will not be eligible to compete in another class unless it is a Qualifier.

  1. The Show Yard opens at 9.30 a.m. Livestock and exhibits must be presented by 11.00 a.m. Exhibits for produce must be presented by 12 noon. Exhibits must not be removed from Show Yard before 4.00 p.m. Judging commences at times stated in schedule.
  2. Entries in all classes close on May 23rd 2018. The declaration on the entry form must be signed by the exhibitor and must be accompanied by the correct entry form, Flock/Herd/Equine number otherwise entry will not be
  3. The committee will not be responsible for loss or accident of any kind which may occur to exhibitors, exhibits, visitors, spectators or otherwise.
  4. The committee requests exhibitors to send in their entries as clearly as possible.
  5. Should any matter arise not provided for in the purview of these rules and regulations, the same shall be referred to the Executive Committee, whose decision shall be final, from which there shall be no appeal and entries are only accepted on these conditions.
  6. All foals must be haltered and led at all times.
  7. In order to finance current and future development, the National Executive of the Irish Shows Association have placed a ‘Championship Levy’ of 5c in €1 on all prize winners in the Horse sections. This fund will be deducted from the prize money to be paid out in this section.
  8. All animals must be shown at owner’s risk and in that regard owners are advised to ensure that they have adequate insurance cover.
  9. Exhibitors of the Home Produce Section are not allowed in the Shed/Hall while Judging is in progress.

N.B. Closing date: 12 MD WEDNESDAY, 23rd May 2018 for all entries

Athenry Agricultural Show

JUMPING SCHEDULE

Sunday 27th May 2018

Mart and adjoining Teagasc Grounds, Athenry, Co Galway

 Arena 1 – Horses – 10.00am Sharp

 

Event Prize Money Entry Fee
1. 80cm €150 €15
2. 90cm €150 €15
3. 1.00m €150 €15
4. 1.10m €150 €15

 Arena 2 – Ponies – 9.30am Sharp

Event

5. Newcomers

Prize Money

In Kind

Entry Fee

€15

6. Qualifier 128 cm U8 In Kind National Discovery League €15
7. Qualifier 128 cm over 8/U10 In Kind National Discovery League €15
8. 128/70 cm €100 €15
9. 128/80 cm €100 €15
10. 128/S cm U/10 €150 Connacht League €15
11. 128/90 €200 Connacht League €15
12. 138/80 cm–148/80 cm €100 €15
13. 138/90 cm–148/90 cm €100 €15
14. 138/1.00 m €100 €15
15. 148/1.00 m €100 €15
16. 148/1.10 m €200 Connacht League €15

 Events 9, 11, 13, 14, 15 and 16 are part of the Gateaux Stables Young Pony League.

Course Builder: Noel Burke, Brendan Duffy

Safety Officer: Willie Hoyne

(Rule 5 of the Show rules apply to all classes from 1 – 274).

Note: Name, Reg. No., Stud Book, Equine/Herd No. etc. must be stated clearly on entry form and must be available for inspection on the day.

RING 1 (10.00 A.M.)

REGISTERED CONNEMARA PONIES

Prize money in Classes 2, 7, 9, 10, 12. 1st €80, 2nd €60, 3rd €40, 4th €20,

All above classes and Stallion Class sponsored by Robbie & Barbara Fallon, Castlebay Pony stud together with Athenry Agricultural Show. Prize Fund in other classes €80. Entry Fee €10 Note:There will be an extra charge of €5 on late entries after the closing date in classes 1-87.

Class 1 Gelding 3 year old and over.

Class 2 Connemara yearling, filly.

Class 3 Yearling Colt or gelding, Sponsored by Noel Noonan, Manor Connemara Ponies, Clifden, 1st €80, 2nd €60, 3rd €40, 4th €20,

Class 4 The Connemara Two year old Filly

Class 5 Qualifier

The Irish Shows association & Ballinasloe Show Society Present The Connemara Three year old filly all Ireland Championship, Sponsored by Parkmore Equestrian Centre Ballinasloe, & Fr Christy McCormack.

Prize Fund €1,000 Rules & Conditions

  1. This championship is confined to Registered Connemara Three Year old fillies
  2. The progeny of Registered Connemara Sire & registered Connemara Dam
  3. Exhibitors in both the qualifier and the final must have the CPBS passport ready for inspection prior to entry to the judging ring. Failure to comply with this rule will lead to immediate disqualification.
  4. More than one filly may be selected at any qualifying Show to compete in the final providing the judges & the ISA agree the standard of entries warrant such selection.
  5. One of the judges at the final must be from CPBS judgeslist
  6. Ponies qualified for Final are not eligible to enter any other class at Ballinasloe Show
  7. Plaiting of mare’s & tails are not allowed for qualifier or final. These rules should should be read in conjunction with the ISA rules 1st €300, 2nd €200, 3rd €150, 4th €125, 5th €100, 6th€100.

Entry Fee €20 to the Final, Final: Ballinasloe 23rd September 2018

Class 6 Connemara two year old colt or gelding

Class 7 Connemara mare three year old

Class 8 Connemara Colt or Gelding 3 year old

Junior Champion pony of the show in classes 1-8 Excluding Qualifier for the ‘Lishroe Perpetual Trophy’, sponsored by Jim Mullaney, Clydagh, Moycullen.

Class 9 Connemara mare from 4-7 year old with or without foal at foot

Class 10 Connemara mare from 8-12 years old with or without foal at foot

Class 11 Registered Connemara Mare 13 year old or over with or without foal at foot

Class 12 Connemara Mare 16 year old and over

Class 13 Connemara Bay mare all ages with or without foal at foot

Class 14 Connemara mare (any age) with foal at foot to be judged as a unit

Class 15 Connemara pony filly foal.

Class 16 Connemara pony colt foal.

Class 17 Registered Connemara stallion 4 years and over.

OVERALL CHAMPION CONNEMARA PONY OF THE SHOW IN CLASSES 1-17 (excludes qualifier).

Barbara Fallon of Castlebay, Connemara Pony Stud. For the Joe Fallon Perpetual Memorial Cup.

RING TWO – (11.00 am)

Class 18 Yearling Colt or Gelding registered in I. H. R

Class 19 Qualifier

The Irish Shows Association & Barryroe Show Present: The €2,000 All Ireland Yearling Colt/Gelding Championship

Sponsored by & Irish Yogurts Award winning Traditional Churn made Yogurts, Clonakility, West Cork Ireland Tel; 023-8834745, Fax 023-8835791

Email info@irish-yogurts.ie Website www.irish-yogurts.ie

John Tyner Co LTD, J T Motorcycles, Christopher & Tina Bell Plastering Contractors, Bandon,

Rules and Conditions.

  1. Entries are confined to animals registered in the I. H. R. with the breed codes ISH RID or ID, and must have Sire and Dam recorded on the passport.
  2. Animals must be sired by a stallion that is classified in the Irish Sport Horse Stud book either as Approved/PreliminaryApproved/Supplementary,Approved/ Recognised,Preliminary Recognised/Not approved 1 (NA1) or a stallion that is classified in the Irish Draught Studbook as either CLASS 1/CLASS 2/RID (GB)/RID (Can)/Grade 2 (GB)
  3. This class is also open to Weatherby’s registered animals, progeny of Weatherby’s Thoroughbred Stallions that are not classified in the Irish Horse register as Not Approved 2(NA2)
  4. Two animals may be selected to qualify for the final, if the judges and the ISA agree the standard is high enough.
  5. Exhibitors to both the qualifier and the final must have the animal’s passport ready for inspection prior to entry to the judging ring. Failure to comply with this rule will lead to immediate disqualification.
  6. Passports and microchips should be read by a Vet at the final.
  7. Animals qualified for Final are not eligible to enter any other class at the Show at which the final is held.
  8. Those rules should be read in conjunction with the general I. S. A. rules. Entry Fee: To qualifying Show: €10 To Final: €20. Prizes: Champion €700, 2nd€400; 3rd €250; 4th €150; 5th €100; 6th €75, 7th to end €50. A prize will be presented for Combination of Best Turned Out Horse and Most Suitably Dressed Handler. Final: Barryroe, West Cork 14th July 2018

Class 20 Yearling filly registered in I. H. R.

Class 21 Qualifier

The Irish Shows Association & Bridgetown Ag Show Society present the Yearling Filly All Ireland championship, Part of the Horse Sport Ireland National Showing championship series

Prize fund €2,000

Sponsored by: Clareview Car Sales & Citroen Dealership, Ennis Road Limerick.

Rules and Conditions

  1. Entries are confined to Animals registered in the IHR with the breed codes ISH RID, or ID, & must have Sire & Dam recorded on the passport.
  2. Animals must be sired by a stallion that is classified in the Irish sport horse stud book as either: Approved/Preliminary Approved /Supplementary approved/ recognised/preliminary approved/supplementary approved/recognised/ preliminary recognised/not approved 1 (NA1) or a stallion that is classified in the Irish draught stud book as either class 1/class 2/RID (GB)/RID (CAN)/Grade 2(GB)
  3. The class is also open to Weatherbys registered animals, progeny of Weatherbys thoroughbred stallions that are not classified in the Irish horse register as Not Approved 2(NA2)
  4. Two animals may be selected to qualify for the final if the judges and the ISA agree standard is high enough
  5. Exhibitors to both the qualifier and the final must have the animal’s passport available for inspection prior to entry to the judging ring. Failure to comply with this rule will lead to immediate disqualification.
  6. Passports & microchips should be read by a vet at the final.
  7. Animals qualified for final are not eligible to enter any other class at the show where the final is held.

These rules should be read in conjunction with the ISA rules

Entry Fee to qualifying show €10 To Final €20 Prizes: Champion €500,

2nd €250, 3rd €200, 4th €150, 5th €100, 6th to end €75 A prize will be presented for combination of best turned out horse and most suitable dressed handler. All qualifiers receive qualifying rosette at final.

Final Bridgetown Show – Sunday 22rd July 2018 Class 22 Two year old colt or gelding registered in I. H. R

Class 23 Two year old filly registered in I. H. R. Sponsored by Michael F Dolan & Co, Accountancy & Business Services, Loughrea, Co Galway.

Class 24 Qualifier

The Irish Shows Association & Kildysart Show Society Present The Kildysart Two Year Old Filly All Ireland Championship Sponsored by: Clare Oil Co. Ltd. Banner Contractors Ltd and Kildysart Show

Prize Fund: €3000

Part of the Horse Sport Ireland National Show Championship Series. Rules and Conditions.

  1. Entries are confined to animals registered in the I. H. R. with the breed code ISH,RID or  Fillies & must have Sire & Dam recorded on the passport
  2. Animals must be sired by a stallion that is classified in the Irish Sport Horse StudBook as either Approved/Preliminary Approved/SupplementaryApproved/ Recognised/Preliminary Recognised/Not Approved 1(NA1) or a stallion that is classified in the Irish Draught Stud Book as either Class 1/Class 2/RID 9 GB)/ RID (CAN)/Grade 2 (GB)
  3. The class is also open to Weatherby’s registered animals, progeny of Weatherby’s Thoroughbred stallions that are not classified in the Irish Horse Register as Not Approved(NA2)
  4. Two Animals may be selected if the Judges and the ISA agree the standard is high enough.
  5. Exhibitors to both the qualifier and the final must have the animal’s passport ready for inspection prior to entry to the judging ring. Failure to comply with this rule will lead to immediate disqualification.
  1. Passports and microchips if applicable should be read by a vet at the final.
  2. Animals Qualified for the Final are not eligible to enter any other classes at the show at which the final is held.

Those rules should be read in conjunction with the general I. S. A. rules. Entry Fee to qualifying Show: €10; To Final: €20. Prizes: 1st €650, 2nd €350; 3rd €250; 4th €200; 5th €150; 6th to end €100 A prize will be presented for combination of Best Turned Out animal and Most Suitably Dressed Handler. Final: KILDYSART SHOW – Saturday 4th August 2018

Class 25 Three year old colt or gelding registered in IHR

Class 26 Three year old filly registered in IHR

Class 27 Qualifier

The Irish shows association & Bannow & Rathangan Show Society Present the Three year old horse All Ireland championship, prize money sponsored by Bannow & Rathangan Show Society, Prizes sponsored by Galway Irish Crystal & Belleek China. Part of the Horse Sport Ireland National Showing championship series Prize fund €6,000

Rules and Conditions.

  1. Entries are confined to Animals registered in the IHR with the breed codes ISH, RID, or ID, & must have Sire & Dam recorded on the passport.
  2. Animals must be sired by a stallion that is classified in the Irish sport horse stud book as either: Approved/Preliminary Approved/Supplementaryapproved/ recognised/preliminary approved/supplementary approved/recognised/ preliminary recognised/not approved 1 (NA1) or a stallion that is classified in the Irish draught stud book as either class 1/class 2/RID (GB)/RID (CAN)/Grade 2(GB)
  3. The class is also open to Weatherbys registered animals, progeny of Weatherbys thoroughbred stallions that are not classified in the Irish horse register as Not Approved 2(NA2)
  4. Two animals may be selected to qualify for the final if the judges and the ISA agree standard is high enough.
  5. Exhibitors to both the qualifier and the final must have the animal’s passport available for inspection prior to entry to the judging ring. Failure to comply with this rule will lead to immediate disqualification.
  6. Passports & microchips should be read by a vet at the final.
  7. Animals qualified for final are not eligible to enter any other class at the show at which the final is held.

These rules should be read in conjunction with the ISA rules.

For more information on accommodation & stabling for the final contact 087- 7560871 or 053-9136588 in advance.

Entry Fee to qualifying show €10 To Final €20

Prizes: Champion €800 plus Galway Irish Crystal, 2nd €500 & Galway Irish Crystal, 3rd €350 & Belleek China, 4th €250 & Belleek China, 5th €200 & Galway Irish Crystal, 6th €150 & Belleek China, 7th upwards €70, plus Galway Irish Crystal or Belleek china to be presented to each qualifier at both the qualifying show and on appearance at final.

Additional prizes at final: €150 & Trophy for best filly, €150 & Trophy for combination of best turned out horse and most suitable dressed handler.

Breeder of winning animal to receive a Galway Irish crystal or Belleek China. Final: Bannow & Rathangan Show Thursday 12th July 2018 at 1.30pm

Class 28 Qualifier

The Irish Show Association & Bantry Show Society Present: The Three Year Old Filly All Ireland Championship Sponsored by Bantry Show Society Prize Fund: €2,000

Rules & Conditions

  1. Entries are confined to animals registered in the I. H. R. with the breed code ISH, RID or ID. & must have Sire & Dam recorded on the passport.
  2. Animals must be sired by a stallion that is classified in the Irish Sport Horse StudBook as either Approved/Preliminary Approved/Supplementary Approved/ Recognised/Preliminary Recognised/not Approved 1(NA1) or a stallion that is classified in the Irish Draught Stud Book as either Class 1/Class 2/RID (CAN)/ Grade 2(GB)
  3. The class is also open to Weatherby’s registered animals, progeny of Weatherby’s Thoroughbred stallions that are not classified in the Irish Horse Register as Not Approved2(NA2)
  4. Two animals may qualify if the Judges and the ISA agree the standard is high enough.
  5. Exhibitors to both the qualifier and the final must have the animal’s passport ready for inspection prior to entry to the judging ring. Failure to comply with this rule will lead to immediate disqualification.
  6. Passports and microchips if applicable should be read by a vet at the final
  7. Animals qualified for Final are not eligible to enter any other class at the Show where the final is held.

Those rules should be read in conjunction with the Irish Shows Association Rules

Entry fee to Qualifier €10 To Final €20 Prizes: Champion €700 and sash, Reserve €350 3rd €200, 4th €150, All other competitors who attend €80. A Prize will be presented for Combination of Best Turned out horse and Most Suitably Dressed Handler.

Please note Bantry show provides stabling for horses as a complementary gesture. Enquiries to office MidAugust 2018 Tel 027-52117 Exhibitors must arrange and pay for their own accommodation if required

Final: Bantry Show– Sunday 2nd September 2018

CHAMPION YOUNG HORSE OF ATHENRY SHOW OPEN TO ALL FIRST PRIZE WINNERS.

Class 29 Qualifier

The Irish Shows Association & Clarecastle Agricultural Show Society Present: The Colt Foal All Ireland Championship

Prize Fund €3000

Sponsored by; Ennis Municipal Authority. Rules and Conditions

  1. Entries are confined to Top Quality Colt Foals eligible to be registered if not already registered in the I. H. R. with a breed codes ISH orID
  2. Animals must be sired by a stallion that is classified in the Irish Sport Horse StudBook as either Approved/Preliminary Approved/Supplementary Approved/ Recognised/Preliminary Recognised/Not approved 1(NA1) or a stallion that is classified in the Irish Draught Stud Book as either Class 1/Class 2/RID (GB)/RID (CAN)/Grade 2 (GB)
  3. The class is also open to Weatherby’s registered animals, progeny of Weatherby’s Thoroughbred stallions that are not classified in the Irish Horse Register as Not Approved(NA2).
  4. Two foals from selected shows may qualify if the Judges and the ISA agree the   standard is high enough.
  5. Foals must be led at all times
  6. Exhibitors to both the qualifier and the final must have the Mare’s passport ready for inspection prior to entry to the judging ring, ‘if the foals passport is not to hand’ Failure to comply with this rule will lead to immediate disqualification.
  7. Passports and microchips if applicable should be read by a vet at the final.
  8. Foals Qualified for final are not eligible to enter any other class at the show in which the final is held

These rules should be read in conjunction with the Irish Shows Association Rules

Prize Fund for Final : 1st €1200, 2nd €700, 3rd €500, 4th €300, 5th – 200 6th €100.

Entry Fee to qualifying show €10, To Final €20

A prize will be presented For Combination of Best Turned out Foal and most suitably dressed handler prize

Final Clarecastle show Saturday 1st September 2018

Champion Young Horse of Athenry Show Open To All First Prizewinners IN CLASSES 18-29 INCLUSIVE, Excluding Qualifiers, for Perpetual Cup, Sash & Rosette. Cup to be retained by Athenry Agricultural Show.

Class 30 Brood Mare likely to produce a high-class hunter with foal at foot.

Class 31 Colt Foal registered in I.H.R.

Class 32 Filly Foal registered in IHR for Gerry O’Neill PCC Class 33 Qualifier

The Irish Shows Association & Mountbellew Show Society Present: The Traditional Irish Sport Horse Foal All Ireland Championship

Part of the Horse Sport Ireland National Showing Championship Series subject to the approval of HSI

Sponsored by: Malt House Bar and Restaurant, Mountbellew, Briggs Fashions, Mountbellew, Ganly’s Hardware Mountbellew.  Prize Fund €2,500 Rules and Conditions

  1. Entries are confined to foals eligible to be registered if not already registered in the I. H. R. with a breed codes ISH or ID
  2. Foals must be sired by a stallion that is classified in the Irish Sport Horse Stud Book as either Approved/Preliminary Approved/Supplementary Approved/ Recognised/Preliminary Recognised/Not approved 1(NA1) or a stallion that is classified in the Irish Draught Stud Book as either Class 1/Class 2/RID (GB)/RID (CAN)/Grade 2(GB)
  3. The class is also open to Weatherby’s registered animals, progeny of Weatherby’s Thoroughbred stallions that are not classified in the Irish Horse Register as Not Approved (NA2). (Warm Blood Breeding not Acceptable in this Competition)
  4. Two foals One Filly and One Colt from selected shows may qualify if the Judges and the ISA agree the standard is high enough.
  5. Foals must be led at all times.
  6. Exhibitors to both the qualifier and the final must have the Mare’s passport ready for inspection prior to entry to the judging ring, ‘if the foals passport is not to hand’ Failure to comply with this rule will lead to immediate disqualification.
  7. Passports and microchips if applicable should be read by a vet at the final
  8. Foals Qualified for final are not eligible to enter any other class at the show in which the final is held other than qualifying classes for other Finals.

These rules should be read in conjunction with the Irish Shows Association Rules.  Prize Fund for Final: Colt: 1st €400, 2nd €250, 3rd €150, 4th €100, 5th – 8th (Inc)€50.

Filly 1st €400, 2nd €250, 3rd €150, 4th €100, 5th – 8th (Inc) €50 Colts & Fillies will be judged separately at Final.

Sir Henry Grattan Bellew Salver will be presented to the overall champion foal. A replica of the salver will be given to the winner; runner up foal will receive a cup.   A prize will be presented For Combination of Best Turned out Foal and most suitably dressed handler prize

Final: Mountbellew Show Saturday 15th September 2018

Class 34 Brood mare likely to produce a high-class hunter without foal at foot

Herbert Taylor Perpetual Challenge Cup

Class 35 Cob, mare or gelding to be shown in hand (14. 3h. h. to 15. 1h. h. )

Class 36 Ridden Small Hunter 148cms – 158cms – Rider 16 years and over.

Class 37 Cob to be shown under saddle. Rider any age.

Class 38 Ridden Hunter Medium weight exceeding 158cms – Rider 16 years and over.

Class 39a Ridden Hunter, Mare or Gelding heavy weight.

Class 39b Qualifier

The Supreme Champion of Champions Ridden Hunter.  Sponsored by Connolly Red Mills.  Champion and Reserve and Top Placed 4yro (if not Champion or Reserve) will qualify.

€1000.00 to Supreme Champion
€400.00 to Reserve Champion
€350.00 to Top placed 4 year old

€750.00 to be divided between all qualified horses who attend the final.  With exception of the three prize winners on the day.  Final to take plasce at Tattersalls Show on Sunday July 22nd.

Class 40 Registered Irish Draught Ridden class Four year old and and over for part bred or purebred mares or geldings. all animals must be registered in the IHR and at least one parent must be RID. Passports must be available at the show for inspection.

Patricia O’Callaghan and Ita Sheridan Trophy shall be presented to Best ridden hunter from Classes 36, 37, 38, 39, 40

RING THREE – 10.00am

IRISH DRAUGHT HORSE SECTION.

Prize Fund €80. Entry fee €10 in All classes.  Animals must be progeny of a class 1[ID] or class 2 Irish Draught mare & Stallion that is certified as class 1/class 2/RID [GB], RID [Can]/Grade 2[GB]

Class 41 R.I.D yearling filly.

Class 42 R.I.D Yearling Colt or Gelding for O’Beirne PCC

Class 43 Two year old Filly Draught RID

Class 44 Three year old colt or Gelding

Class 45 R.I.D Colt Foal from R.I.D or A.I.D. Mare open to R.I.D or Class 2 Stallion

Class 46 Filly Foal from R.I.D or A.I.D Mare

Class 47 Qualifier – Western Region Irish draught foal Championship 2018. Prize fund €1,150 plus Galway Crystal.

Kindly sponsored by the Boat Inn , Oughterard, Co Galway and Galway Crystal.

Rules and Conditions.

  1. This Championship is confined to Irish Draught Foals, the progeny of a Class 1 [RID]Irish Draught Mare and an Irish Draught Stallion that is classified as Class 1[ID CI] in the Irish Draught Horse Studbook.
  2. The competition is open to either colt or filly foals.
  3. Passports/stallion owners covering certs must be produced at final.
  4. Foals must be led at all times.
  5. One qualifier per show or two qualifiers if the standard is high enough at the judge’s discretion.
  6. On completion of judging, stewards must inform the successful competitor to visit the secretary’s office at the qualifying show within one hour and complete the necessary documentation for entry to the final.

Note it is the responsibility of the exhibitor to make sure his/her foal is entered for the final

  1. Show Secretaries must forward the completed result cards, together with appropriate fee to the Oughterard show secretary within 5 days of holding the qualifying class.
  2. The Oughterard Show in consultation with the sponsor reserve the right to amend the rules as may be necessary.

It is envisaged that this competition will continue to give new impetus to Irish Draught breeding and encourage farmers to produce quality Irish Draught stock on western farms

Entry Fee to qualifying show €10, to Final €20

Prizes 1st 375, Cup & Galway Crystal Vase, 2nd 225, 3rd 170, 4th 100, 5th 75, 6th 50,

All other finalists will also receive a piece of Galway Crystal,

A prize will be presented for Combination of Best Turned out Foal and most Suitably Dressed Handler.

Final: Oughterard Show Sunday 26th August 2018.

Class 48 R.I.D or Appendix mare, 3 year old and over with or without foal at foot.  For Johnny Duffy Perpetual Challenge Cup

Class 49 Irish Draught Mare and Foal Class 1 or 2 with ID Foal at foot by Class 1 or 2 ID Stallion, to be judged as a unit 50/50

Class 50 Mare without foal at foot For Michael Casey Perpetual Challenge Cup Class 51 Qualifier

The Irish Shows Association & Leitrim Irish Draught Breeders Present: The Leitrim Irish Draught Breeders Championship. Sponsored by: Horse Sport Ireland & Leitrim Irish Draught Horse Breeders Association

Rules and conditions:

  1. Entries are confined to Irish Draught Mares with ID foal at foot, mares must be registered in the Irish Horse Register with the breed codes ID, Mares&
  2. Foals be sired by a stallion that is classified as Class 1/Class 2/RID (GB)/Grade2 (GB)
  3. Mares must have both sire and dam recorded on their passport and have an Irish Draught foal at foot, to be judged as a unit. Foals must be led at all times
  4. One Mare and Foal may qualify from each show.
  5. Exhibitors to both the qualifier & Final must have their Mares passport available for inspection prior to entry to judging ring. Failure to comply with this rule will lead to immediate
  6. Passports & [Microchips If applicable] should be read by a vet at the final
  7. One of the Judges at the Qualifying Show must be from the I. D. H Judges
  8. Animals qualified for Final are not eligible to enter any other class at Mohill Show

These rules should be read in conjunction with the general I. S. A. rules.

Entry fee: To qualifying show €10. To final €20 Prizes 1st €500 and The Central Motors Perpetual Trophy, presented by Mr Patsy Walpole: 2nd €300, 3rd €260, 4th €200, 5th €150, 6th €100, 7th and upwards will receive €80 on appearance at final.

Final Mohill Show Sunday 19th August 2018

Champion Irish Draught of the show

Picked from winners of classes 41-51 incl excluding Qualifiers.

RING THREE – (1.30 pm)

COLOURED STOCK SECTION

Prize Fund €80 Entry fee €10

Class 52 Yearling Skewbald and Piebalds

Class 53 Two year old skewbald and Piebalds

Class 54 Three year old and upwards Piebalds and skewbalds

Class 55 Coloured Pony under 148cm

Class 56 Coloured Cob

Champion coloured Horse of Athenry Show – Sash from winners of classes 52- 56 Inclusive.

KERRY BOG PONY CLASSES

Prize Fund €80. Entry Fee €10

Class 57 Registered Kerry Bog Pony Class 1 and Class 2

Class 58 Kerry Bog Pony Foals and Yearlings,

Class 59 Kerry Bog Pony any age.

RING FOUR – (10. 00 am)

PONY SECTION

Lead Rein Entry fee €5 & Prizes in kind for classes 60-62 incl;

Prize Fund €50. Entry Fee €10 in other classes

PLEASE NOTE: In the interest of safety all ponies attending the show must be haltered and led at all times by competent handlers over 16 yrs old.

Class 60 Open Show Hunter Lead Rein. Ponies 123cm and under, Rider under 8 years on 1st January 2018

Class 61 Family Pony Lead Rein. Pony mare or gelding not exceeding 138cms. Rider under 10 years on 1st January 2018

Class 62 County Galway Hunt Pony Club Lead Rein. Pony mare or Gelding 4 year old and over to be ridden by a child that is a member of the County Galway Hunt Branch or the Irish Pony Club. To be judged on the rider and Pony as a suitable combination or pony club activities

Class 63 Ridden Show Pony 128cms to 148cm to be ridden by child of the correct age on 1st January 2018 for size of pony.

Class 64 Ridden Registered Connemara pony 4 years old and over to be ridden by rider under 16 on 1st January 2018

Class 65 Ridden Registered Connemara pony 4 years old and over to be ridden by rider over 16 on 1st January 2018

Class 66 Hunter 158cms Open and Novice Rider under 25 years on 1st Jan 2018

Class 67 Open and Novice 153cms, Ponies, mares or geldings, 4 years old and over exceeding 143 cms and not exceeding 153 cm’s. Rider under 20 years on 1st January 2018 for Damien Quinn Memorial Perpetual Challenge Cup

Class 68 Open and Novice 143cm, Ponies, mares or geldings, 4 year old and over, exceeding133 cms and not exceeding 143 cms. Rider under 25 years on 1st January 2018

Class 69 Open & Novice 133 cms, Show Hunter Pony Class for ponies, mares or geldings, 4 year old and over exceeding 123 cms and not exceeding 133 cms.

Rider under 14 years on 1st January 2018 Champion Show Hunter Pony – Classes 66-68 Incl

Class 70 Shown In-hand Pony not exceeding 128cms, filly or gelding.

Class 71 Shown In-hand Pony not exceeding 138cms. filly or gelding.

Class 72 Shown In-hand Pony not exceeding 148cms. filly or gelding.

Class 73 Best Irish Broodmare with foal at foot by an Irish Stallion.

Class 74 Best Foal class Colt/Filly

Class 75 Young handlers, Handler must be under 14 yrs 1st January 2018

RING FIVE (10. 30 am)

WORKING HUNTER PONIES.

To be run under IPS rules. Prize Fund: €50; Entry fee: €10.

Class 76 Open & Novice 133cms working hunter pony, mare or gelding, 4 years old and over.

Rider under 14 years on 1st January 2018. Novice Ponies to jump first.

Class 77 Open & Novice 143cms working hunter pony, mare or gelding, 4 years old and over exceeding 133cms but not exceeding 143cms. Rider under 17 years on 1st January 2018, Novice Ponies to jump first.

Class 78 Open & Novice 153cms working hunter pony, mare or gelding, 4 years old and over.

Rider under 20 years on 1st January 2018. Novice Ponies to jump first.

Class 79 Open working hunter lead rein pony not exceeding 123cms.

Rider under 8 years on 1st of January 2017

Class 80 Open Cradle stakes working hunter pony not exceeding 123cms. Rider under 11 years on 1st of January 2018

Class 81 Open starter stakes working hunter pony not exceeding 133cms. Rider under 12 years on 1st January 2018

Champion Mini pony – classes 79 ,80, 81 inclusive for

Monsignor Mooney Perpetual Challenge Cup

Class 82 Pony Club Working Hunter – mare or gelding, 4 years old and over exceeding – must be member of any Branch of Irish Pony Club – Members to D+ standards to jump first – 75cm all others – 90cm

Class 83 Working Hunter for registered Connemara pony 4 years old and over to be ridden by rider under 16 on January 1st 2018

Class 84 Working Hunter for registered Connemara pony 4 years old and over to be ridden by rider over 16 on January 1st 2018

Class 85 Open & Novice 158cms working hunter pony, mare or gelding, 4 years old and over.

Rider under 25 years on 1st January 2018. Novice Ponies to jump first.

Class 86 Irish Shows Association & Iverk Show Society Presents

The All- Ireland Thoroughbred Horse Working Hunter Championship

€3000 Prize Fund Sponsored By; Horserail Rules

  1. This competition is run in association with Racehorse to Riding Horse Ireland [RH2RHIre]
  2. Entries are confined to thoroughbred horses [raced or unraced] registered with Weatherby’s or equivalent racing authority deemed eligible by RH2RH Ire.
  3. To accommodate show schedules, the qualifier class can be combined with the Novice Working Class at the show, providing a separate ISA entry fee has been paid for the
  4. Two horses may be selected to qualify if the judge/s agree that the standard is high enough.
  5. Horses must be 4 years old and over, Riders to be 16 years of age andover
  6. Exhibitors at both the Qualifying Shows and at the final must have passports available for inspection. hand’ Failure to comply with this rule will lead to immediate disqualification.
  7. These Rules must be strictly adhered to alongside the General Rules forS.A.
  8. In addition to the qualifying rounds two invitational places will be awarded in the final for the highest placed eligible horses in the equivalent competition at the RH2RH Ire Festival.
  9. The final will be contested over a course of Twelve 90cmfences
  10. For further details, contact Julie Morris at 0044 [0]7938569291

Entry Fees To Qualifying Show €10 + Show Novice Working Hunter Entry Fee, To The Final €20 – to be paid to ISA on day of Qualification

Prizes at Final 1st €1000, 2nd €500, 3rd €400, 4th €250, 5th €200, 6th €150, 7th and upwards will receive a cash prize.

A prize in kind will be presented for the combination of best turned out horse and most suitably dressed rider.

Final Iverk Show-Saturday 25th August 2018.

Class 87 Power’s Quarry Present: The 34th

Ridden Registered Connemara Performance Pony Championship Final.

Kindly sponsored by Michael Power Co. Ltd, Killaloe, Rosscahill, Co. Galway & Galway Irish Crystal

Rules for Powers Quarry 2018

  1. Qualifying rounds will be held at designated shows.
  2. Ponies 4 years old and over are eligible.
  3. More than one pony in each qualifying class may be selected to compete in the final provided the judges agree that the standard is high enough and may qualify a second pony.
  4. Judge of the day must sign the qualifying entry form(s)
  5. Pony and / or Rider once qualified are not eligible to participate in subsequent qualifiers in the same category. This rule may be waived by the Show Committee in exceptional circumstances e.g. sale of a pony or injury of rider prior to the final.  Permission from the Oughterard Show Committee must be granted prior to any previously qualified pony or rider competing in subsequent qualifying rounds. Failure to do so will result in the entry not being accepted.
  6. On completion of judging at qualifiers the successful qualifier will be given all relevant entry documentation by the ring steward. This must be completed and returned, along with the appropriate fee, to the secretary of Oughterard Show within 7 days – this rule will be strictly adhered to.
  7. Ponies must be registered in a main Connemara Studbook. The Passport of each pony must be presented prior to judging at the qualifying show and on the day of the final.
  8. The rider must be 16 years and over01/01/18.
  9. Jumping over rustic/ natural fences will be part of the qualifying rounds and final

Qualifying rounds require a minimum of 4 fences. Jumps at qualifiers should not exceed 90cm in height and 90cm in width. Entrants from shows who do not adhere to this rule will not be accepted.

  1. The Final requires a minimum of 5 fences which will include a double. Fences must not exceed 1m in height and 1m in width.
  2. Ponies to be ridden in a Plain Snaffle, Pelham or Double Bridle. Boots are allowed for the jumping phase only and must be removed prior to the in-hand or Flat Sections. A running martingale is permitted in qualifiers and in the Final but spurs are prohibited. The same tack must be used in both
  3. A performance judge must be used at qualifying shows.
  4. Ponies will be judged on type, Confirmation, Jumping technique, way of going and action in-hand.
  5. Random Dope testing may be carried out on the day of the final.
  6. Any objection must be lodged in writing with the show secretary within half an hour following the completion of the competition, together with €50 which is refundable if the objection is upheld.
  7. Oughterard Show Committee, in consultation with the sponsor, reserves the right to amend the rules as may be deemed necessary.

* It is strongly advised by the Oughterard Show Society that all competitors should wear a body protector.

*  Qualifying Rosettes will be presented at the Final. Entry Fee to Final: 25, Entry Fee at qualifying show 10 Prizes Fund to be announced later.

All other finalists will receive a rosette on appearance in the final. Supreme Champion:

The Cannonball Cup will be presented to the Supreme Champion. A Trophy will be presented to the breeder of the Supreme Champion.

Marking: Phase 1 – Jumping

5 fences (one is a double) marked 0-10 for each fence. Points will also be awarded for way of going 0- 20

Penalties

1st Refusal -5

2nd Refusal: -10

3rd Refusal: Elimination Each Fence Knocked: -10

Phase 2 – Flat-Ridden and In-Hand

Flat-Ridden will include a short free-style show incorporating walk, trot, canter, change of rein and gallop and will be judged as follows:

Pony’s Manners and Performance: 0-10 Rider’s ability: 0-10

Overall Impression: 0-10

In-Hand will be judged as follows: Confirmation: 0-10 Type: 0-5

Movement: 0-10

Note: In the event of a tie at the conclusion of judging, the combination awarded the highest points in Phase 1 will be deemed the winner. If there is still a tie, the combination with the highest points in Phase 2 Flat Ridden will be deemed the winner.

Final: Oughterard Show Sunday 26th August 2018.