Show Schedule

The winners of each of the showing championships will now win £25 plus a sumptuous sash!
Prize money for "The Joker" accumulator class £25 1st £15 2nd £10 3rd
Please note there are some changes to classes and amended times.

We are running qualifiers for The Showing Register (TSR),Sunshine Tours and Retraining of Racehorses (RoR) Riding Club Challenge
See the News and Results page for more information.
The dates for this year's shows are:
14 May 2017

18 June 2017

16 July 2017
Extra show ~ 10 September 2017~ at Astley Riding Centre, Swillington

New - Members only offer for 2017 - Enter 4 classes for just £20 - save £6 make yourself a member on the Store Section of the Members page.

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Ring 1   
 9.30 am Start
- Trophies to winners and rosettes to sixth place.
In hand Classes

CLASS 1    Youngstock in hand 1, 2, 3yrs olds

CLASS 2    Condition under 14.2hh - In Hand

CLASS 3    Condition 14.2hh and over - In Hand

CLASS 4    Bonny Pony in  hand - children 14 yrs and under

CLASS 5  Mountain and Moorland - Large and small breeds - class may be split if sufficient entries

CLASS 6 Child Handler Under 12 years old

 CLASS 7 ~~NEW~~ Thoroughbred including Ex Racers

Judges lunch break Approximately 30 minutes
CLASS 8 Part Bred Horse or Pony - Any part bred type plaited or natural

CLASS 9  Pretty Mare (No age/size restrictions)Sponsored by Clare Stansill in memory of Dani Stansill - Gone but not forgotten

CLASS 10 Handsome Horse - Geldings no age or size restrictions

CLASS 11 Veteran horse or pony over 16 years old
CLASS 12 Best Coloured  - In Hand (Piebald, Skewbald, Dun, Spotted, Roan, Palomino etc)
In Hand CHAMPIONSHIP - for winners of classes 1 -12 £25 cash to winner plus sumptuous sash!

Ring 2 9.30 am start - Ridden classes

CLASS 13  Ideal Partners - Rider any age but combination not to have previously won a ridden class at start of year

Open to mare or gelding, four years old and over.  (Class to be judged on ridden combination, open to Walk & Trot Show and Lead Rein. Aimed at novice combinations, looks and conformation unimportant.) Sponsored by Priory Paws Professional Dog Grooming Tel 07875 758261
 CLASS 14  Best Ridden Pony/Lead Rein Pony

Open to ponies not exceeding 14.2hh, mare or gelding four years old and over. Riders any age but to be a suitable size and weight for the pony.
Where applicable lead rein to be attached to the noseband and not to the bit and to be led by an attendant aged 14 years or over. (Lead rein entries may not compete in any other class off the lead rein)

CLASS 15  Veteran Ridden Horse or Pony over 16 Years Old

Sponsored by Rachel Thornton Veterinary Physiotherapy Tel 07809 422353 Prizes for 1st to 3rd places

CLASS 16 Ridden Coloured

CLASS 17 Ridden Cob

CLASS 18 Equitation - Rider any age

Judge's lunch break - approximately 30 minutes
CLASS 19 Ridden Hunter (Any height 4 years and over) Open to horses and ponies, mares or geldings, four years old and over, any height.

CLASS 20 Novice Working Hunter ~ max 60 cm (Jump a course of natural fences and give a short show)CLASS 22 Best Ridden Horse (14.2 hh and over 4 years of age and over)
CLASS 21 Working Hunter ~ max 70 cm (Jump a course of natural fences and give a short show)

CLASS 22 ~~NEW~~ Ridden Thoroughbred including Ex Racers
CLASS 23 Best Ridden Horse - 14.2 and over and 4 years old and over
CLASS 24 Ridden Mountain and Moorland Small & Large Breeds

Open to mare or gelding, four years old and over. Small Breeds: eg Shetland, Dartmoor, Exmoor, Welsh Section A and B, etc. Large Breeds: eg Highland, Dales, Fell, New Forest, etc. Class will be split if sufficient entries.

Ridden CHAMPIONSHIP – For winners of classes 13 - 24 - £25 TO WINNER plus sumptuous sash!
- Trophies to winners and rosettes to 6th place
All classes for horses and ponies with separate jump offs unless stated otherwise. Pony riders to be 16 yrs and under or must jump as a horse.
Please note - If eliminated you must leave the ring immediately
Open to Horses or Ponies £2.50 Max time 2 minutes
9.00am to 10.00 am

CLASS 25  Nursery Stakes jumping - max 40 cm children under 14 and ponies 14.2hh and under. Absolute beginners only Lead Rein permitted.

CLASS 26 Really Novice 50 cm max. Mixed horses and ponies - not to have won a jumping class at start of season.

CLASS 27 60 cm - Competitive entrants in this class may not compete in the 90 cm
CLASS 28 70 cm - Competitive entrants in this class may not compete in the 90 cm
CLASS 29 Pairs 70cm Mixed horses and ponies - Sponsored by J & V Catering Tel 07768 782726 for all your outside catering needs
 Not Before 1pm
CLASS 30  80cm Max Separate jump offs for horses and ponies
CLASS 31  90cm - Separate jumps offs for horses and ponies
The Joker - accumulator class. You pick your fences and the harder the fence the more points they're worth! Max time allowed 1 min 30 secs.. Class open to all but who dares to jump the Joker??
1st prize £25  2nd £15  3rd £10

Members only offer - Enter 4 classes for just £20 - save £6  - make yourself a member on the Store Section of the Members page now!

Members £5.50 - Membership card to be produced for discount.

Non-Members £6.50


The Committee will not be held responsible for any accidents involving competitors, animals, vehicles or spectators on the show field.


The Committee reserve the right to alter or cancel any class and to refuse entry on to the showground.

The Judges decision is final.

Smart Appearance in all rings.  No Trainers.

No misuse of whips or spurs.  No use of foul or abusive language.

Whips must not exceed the length of 30 inches.

All complaints must be made in writing and accompanied by £15.00 which will be refunded if the complaint is upheld.

The correct standard of hats must be worn with a chin strap.

No Stallions or Colts.

No Horses/Ponies under the age of 4 Years Old to be ridden on the show field.

No mucking out of Horseboxes on the show field.

Dogs to be kept on a lead at all times on the show field.

Please take your rubbish home or use the litterbins provided.

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