Unaffiliated Show Jumping OPEN TO ALL to include Dengie Winter Pony Club Qualifiers

18 Feb 18


Unaffiliated Show Jumping OPEN TO ALL

Trailblazer 2018 Q & Equine Sports UK Championship 2018 Q




Secretary :- Trudy Clark Tel 07971 406582 "Strike Force" medical cover at £2.50p per rider


 

10am Clear Round Jumping Clear Round Entry Fee £5


 

Class 1 starts at 10.30am.

Class 1 50cm Fences Class run as Single Phase, Results split Horses/Ponies Rosettes 1 at to 6 th



Class 2 60cm Fences Class run as Single Phase, Results split Horses/Ponies Rosettes 1 at to 6 th




 

(70cm not to start before 12pm )

Class 3 70cm Fences Class run as Single Phase, Results split Horses/Ponies Rosettes 1 at to 6 th



Class 4 80cm Fences Class run as Single Phase, Results split Horses/Ponies Rosettes 1 at to 6 th

Will include the Dengie Debut Qualifier please ensure when entering you inform secretary which pony club you are a member of. There will be a separate presentation for the Dengie Debut Qualifier


 

(90cm not to start before 2pm)

Class 5 90cm Fences Class run as Single Phase,Results split Horses/Ponies Rosettes 1 at to 6 th

Will include the Dengie Winter League Qualifier please ensure when entering you inform secretary which pony club you are a member of. There will be a separate presentation for the Dengie Winter League Qualifier

 

 


Class 6 1m Fences Class run as Single Phase, Results split Horses/Ponies Rosettes 1 at to 6 th



 

Entry Fee £10

 

 

Prizes awarded separately to both sections as follows

5 to 10 entries 1st Prize £15 11 to 15 2nd Prize £10 16 to 20 3rd Prize £5


Rosettes awarded to both sections in each class 1st to 6th regardless of entry numbers


Class 2 to 6 are Qualifiers for Equine Sports UK First 3 places Qualify

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IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE INDIVIDUAL PONY CLUB MEMBER TO BE AWARE OF THE QUALIFICATION CRITERIA



In all Pony Club Show Jumping, excessive use of the whip including repeated slapping down the shoulder is prohibited. The rules state that the whip may be used a maximum of three times during any round including slapping down the shoulder. Use of the whip will be monitored, especially at the Championships, and excessive use may result in elimination at the discretion of the Judges.

Every eventuality cannot be provided for in these rules. In any unforeseen or exceptional circumstances it is the duty of the relevant Officials to make a decision in a sporting spirit and to approach as nearly as possible the intention of these Rules. Except where varied below all classes will be judged in accordance with The Pony Club Show Jumping Rule Book 2017.

RULES WHICH DIFFER FROM THOSE OF 2016 / 2017, OR NEED SPECIAL EMPHASIS, APPEAR IN BOLD TYPE. NEW RULES ARE SIDELINED.

PRELIMINARY ROUNDS

Are held throughout the country from: 1 st May 2017 - 28th February 2018

QUALIFIERS

Qualification at Preliminary Rounds will work on a ratio basis as below.

Number of Competitors starting the Competition

Number to Qualify and any tying for these places

O - 40

4

41 -50

5

51 -60

6

61 -70

7

and pro rata

 

All Qualifiers will go forward to one of the 19 Area Competitions in March. Provided that they have jumped a clear round in the first round or first phase if run under single or two phase.

MEMBERS AND NON MEMBERS MAY COMPETE AT PRELIMINARY ROUNDS IN ANY AREA.

MEMBERS MUST CO TO THEIR OWN AREA COMPETITION OR WILL NOT QUALIFY AND NON MEMBERS MUST BECOME FULLY PAID UP MEMBERS TO COMPETE AT THEIR AREA COMPETITION.

DEBUT ELIGIBILITY

Open to individual Pony Club Members, but excluding any combination of horse/pony and rider that have represented their Branch/Centre at INTERMEDIATE or above at Summer Area qualifiers for The Pony Club Show Jumping Championships or any Rider who has competed at the Dengie Open Crand Prix Championships or The Pony Club Show Jumping Final at Hickstead. Combination of horse and rider are not eligible if they have ever been placed 1 St-6th AS AN INDIVIDUAL in the NOVICE Pony Club Show Jumping Championships.

(This does not include any other classes held in conjunction with Area

Qualifiers)

Riders cannot compete in the Open Crand Prix Area competition if they have ridden in the Area Debut Competition.

WINTER LEAGUE ELIGIBILITY

Open to individual Pony Club Members, but excluding any combination of horse/pony and rider that have represented their Branch at OPEN Summer Area qualifiers for The Pony Club Show Jumping Championships or any Rider who has competed at The Pony Club Open Summer Show Jumping Championships or The Pony Club Show Jumping Final at Hickstead.

(This does not include any other classes held in conjunction with Area Qualifiers).

HORSE ELIGIBILITY

JA Ponies and Crade A and B Horses registered with British Show Jumping or SJI in the current year or previous year of the competition are not eligible for Debut or Winter League. Should a Pony or Horse upgrade during any part of the 2017/2018 series they will not be able to compete further in the Series.

Ponies and Horses registered with S3AI are graded in accordance with points as reported by S3AI by converting S3AI points to BS points.

(Horses 1 S3Al point = 9 BS points, Ponies 1 SZAI point = 2.5 BS points)