Horses & Ponies

Morris Equestrian Centre, Fenwick

(All Welcome)

POSTAL ENTRIES CLOSE: 18th APRIL   

ENTRIES AVAILABLE ON THE DAY

Entry Fees:

                                    Before Show                                        On Day

All classes                   ₤10.00                                                  ₤14.00


This show is affiliated to the British Show Pony Society (BSPS) and all persons entering, competing, showing or otherwise taking part in BSPS classes, whether or not members of the BSPS are subject to the Constitution and Rules of the BSPS, including the disciplinary procedures and shall be deemed to have consented to the jurisdiction of the B.S.P.S.

All Rules as per the 2019 B.S.P.S. Rule & Show Handbook.

BRITISH SHOW PONY SOCIETY CLASSES

This Show is affiliated to the BSPS (19-009) and all persons entering, competing, showing or otherwise taking part in BSPS classes, whether or not members of the BSPS are subject to the constitutionand Rules ofthe BSPS, including the disciplinary procedures, and shall be deemed to have consented to the jurisdiction of the BSPS.

BSPS SUMMER CHAMPIONSHIPS

This Show is a qualifier for the 2019 BSPS Championships Show to be held at Arena UK. The 1st and 2nd prize winners only in lead rein, first ridden and nursery stakes and the 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize winners in Open Intermediate SRT (inc Mixed height), Cradle Stakes and Heritage classes the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th prize winners in mixed height classes will qualify for the BSPS Championships provided the animal is registered in accordance with Rules 21 and 26 and ridden by a BSPS member.

RULE 21.  Ponies must be registered before the date of the Show at which they qualfy for the BSPS Summer and Winter Championships, except in the case of exhibitors who have never been members before who are allowed 7 days in which to become members and register their ponie (See rule 5).

RULE 26.  Owners, Riders and Ponies must be registered with the BSPS BEFORE the date of the Show at which they qualify for the BSPS Summer and Winter Championships, except in the case of exhibitors who have never been members before who are allowed 7 days in which to become members and register their ponies. This Rule does not apply to classes with RIHS or Olympia qualification.

In ALL Classes, correctly secured British Standard Skull Caps/Riding Hats, numbers All PAS015, VG1, (BS)EN1384 2017, ASTM F1163 04a onwards, SNELL E2001, SNELL E2016 AS/NZS 3838 2003 onwards, MUST be worn by riders at all times when mounted. Hats should have a plain cover either Black, Navy Blue, Brown, Grey or Green. Velvet covers are encouraged.
BSPS SCOTLAND ACCEPTS NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY INJURY ARISING FROM A FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THIS REGULATION. HAT CHECKS FOR COMPLIANCE WILL BE MADE.

BSPS PREMIER LEAGUE

This show is a qualifier for the BSPS Premier League. Animals competing in the following classes will quality: Lead Rein, First Ridden, Lead Rein of Hunter Type, Show Pony, SHP, Cradle & Nursery Stakes, WHP, Intermediate SH, SRT and WH and Heritage Lead Rein, First Ridden, Ridden and WHP classes.

BSPS BINKS FAMILY 50TH YEAR GOLDEN ANNIVERSARYSHOW CHAMPIONS OF CHAMPIONS

This Show is a qualifier for the BSPS Binks Family Champion of Champions, the 1st prize winners in the following classes will qualify:- Open Lead Rein, First Ridden, Lead Rein of Hunter Type, Show Pony, SHP, WHP, Intermediate SH, SRT and WH and Open Heritage Lead Rein, First Ridden, Ridden and WHP classes.

BSPS BEST RIDER BLACK COUNTRY SADDLES BEST RIDER

This Show is a qualifier for the "Black Country Saddles Best Rider of the Year".  The Best Rider in the open Lead Rein, First Ridden, Open Leid Rein Hunter Type, 128cms, 138cms, 148cms. Show Pony, the 122cms, 133cms, 143cms, and 153cms. WHP., the Intermediate Show Riding Type, Show Hunter, Working Hunter classes and Open Heritage Lead Rein, First Riddenand to the best rider 25 years and under in the Heritage Ridden and WHP classes will receive a Card and qualify for the final at the BSPS Summer Championships Show.

Show Regulations:

  1. All BSPS and unaffiliated classes will be run under the BSPS per the BSPS Rule Book 2017.
  2. The BSPS Scottish Branch Ltd accepts no responsibility for any accident, loss or damage whatsoever arising from any cause connected with the Show and it is a condition of entry that each Exhibitor shall hold the Society blameless.
  3. The Board reserve the right to refuse entries from any person without reason being given for such refusal.
  4. Objections shall be made in writing within thirty minutes of the event concerned and lodged with the Secretary together with the sum of £50, which shall be refunded if the objection is upheld.
  5. Correctly secured British Standard Skull Caps/Riding Hats No. All PAS015, VG1, (BS)EN1384 2017, ASTM F1163 04a onwards, SNELL E2016, AS/NZS 3838 2003 onwards MUST be worn by riders at all times when mounted. Hats should have a plain cover either Black, Navy Blue, Brown, Grey or Green. Velvet covers are encouraged.
  6. Earrings and body studs must not be worn.
  7. Only tack that is permissible in the ring in BSPS classes is allowed on the Showground while mounted
  8. There will no vet on site for the show.
  9. All dogs must be kept on a lead at all times.

 

Ring 1 - 9am

Judge: Mrs J Coltart

 

CLASS 1               THE BSPS “HERITAGE” SMALL NOVICE RIDDEN MIXED BREEDS.

                                REGISTERED PURE BRED PONIES 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER. RIDERS ANY AGE.

                                CLASS MAY BE SPLIT IF ENTRIES ARE SUFFICIENT.

                                Dartmoor, Exmoor, Shetland, Welsh Section A & B Ponies

 

CLASS 2               THE BSPS “HERITAGE” LARGE NOVICE RIDDEN MIXED BREEDS.

                                REGISTERED PURE BRED PONIES 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER. RIDERS ANY AGE.

                                CLASS MAY BE SPLIT IF ENTRIES ARE SUFFICIENT.

                                Welsh Section C & D, New Forest, Connemara, Fells, Dales and Highlands.

 

CLASS 3               THE BSPS “HERITAGE” SMALL OPEN RIDDEN MIXED BREEDS.

                                Registered pure bred ponies 4 years old and over. Riders any age.

                                Class may be split if entries are sufficient.

                                Dartmoor, Exmoor, Shetland, Welsh Section A & B Ponies

 

CLASS 4               THE BSPS “HERITAGE” LARGE OPEN RIDDEN MIXED BREEDS.

                                Registered pure bred ponies 4 years old and over. Riders any age.
                                Class may be split if entries are sufficient.
                                Welsh Section C & D, New Forest, Connemara, Fells, Dales and Highlands.

                                THE B.S.P.S. HERITAGE MOUNTAIN AND MOORLAND RIDDEN CHAMPIONSHIP. Open to ponies that have been placed 1st or 2nd in the Heritage Ridden Classes.


CLASS 5               THE BSPS “HERITAGE” MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND OPEN LEAD REIN.

                                PURE BRED MARE OR GELDING, 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER, NOT EXCEEDING 122CMS.

                                RIDERS NOT TO HAVE ATTAINED THEIR 9TH BIRTHDAY BEFORE 1ST

                                JANUARY IN THE CURRENT YEAR.

 

CLASS 6               THE BSPS “HERITAGE” MOUNTAIN AND MOORLAND OPEN FIRST RIDDEN.

                                PURE BRED MARE OR GELDING, 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER NOT EXCEEDING 128CMS.

                                RIDERS NOT TO HAVE ATTAINED THEIR 12TH BIRTHDAY BEFORE 1ST OF JANUARY IN THE CURRENT YEAR.

 

                                HERITAGE OPEN MINI CHAMPIONSHIP

                                Open to ponies that have been places 1st or 2nd in the Heritage lead rein/first ridden classes.

 

Judge: Mrs J Simpson

 

CLASS 7               THE BSPS MIXED HEIGHT CLASS FOR NOVICE SHOW PONIES

                                MARE OR GELDING 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER NOT EXC 148CMS. COMPETITORS MUST BE THE RIGHT AGE FOR THE HEIGHT OF PONY THEY RIDE.

 

CLASS 8               THE BSPS OPEN SHOW PONY LEAD REIN

                                MARE OR GELDING, 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER, NOT EXCEEDING 122CMS.RIDERS NOT TO HAVE ATTAINED THEIR 8TH BIRTHDAY BEFORE THE 1ST OF JANUARY IN THE CURRENT YEAR.

 

CLASS 9               THE BSPS OPEN SHOW PONY FIRST RIDDEN

                                MARE OR GELDING 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER, NOT EXCEEDING 122CMS. RIDERS NOT TO HAVE ATTAINED THEIR 10TH BIRTHDAY BEFORE THE 1ST OF JANUARY IN THE CURRENT YEAR.

 

                                THE BSPS MINI SHOW PONY CHAMPIONSHIP

                                Open to ponies that have been places 1st or 2nd in the lead rein/first ridden classes.

 

CLASS 10               THE BSPS MIXED HEIGHT CLASS FOR OPEN SHOW PONIES

                                MARE OR GELDING 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER NOT EXC 148CMS. COMPETITORS MUST BE THE RIGHT AGE FOR THE HEIGHT OF PONY THEY RIDE.

 

CLASS 11               THE BSPS OPEN INTERMEDIATE SHOW RIDING TYPE

                                MARE OR GELDING 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER EXCEEDING 146CMS BUT NOT EXCEEDING 158CMS. RIDERS NOT TO HAVE ATTAINED THEIR 25TH BIRTHDAY BEFORE 1ST JANUARY IN CURRENT YEAR.

 

CLASS 12             RIDDEN PART BRED HORSE/PONY

                                MARE OR GELDING. 4YRS OLD & OVER. ANY HEIGHT. ANY TYPE. RIDER ANY AGE.

 

CLASS 13             THE BSPS OPEN INTERMEDIATE SHOW HUNTER.

                                MARE OR GELDING 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER EXCEEDING 148CMS, BUT NOT EXCEEDING 158CMS. RIDERS NOT TO HAVE ATTAINED THEIR 25TH BIRTHDAY BEFORE 1ST JANUARY IN CURRENT YEAR.

                                 THE BSPS OPEN INTERMEDIATE CHAMPIONSHIP

                                Open to ponies that have been places 1st or 2nd in the INT SP / SH classes.

 

CLASS 14             THE BSPS OPEN SHOW HUNTER PONY LEAD REIN

                                MARE OR GELDING 4 YEARS OLD AND OVERNOT EXC 122CMS. RIDERS NOT TO HAVE ATTAINED THEIR 9TH BIRTHDAY BEFORE 1ST JANUARY IN CURRENT YEAR.

 

CLASS 15            THE BSPS MIXED HEIGHT CLASS FOR NOVICE SHOW HUNTER PONIES,  

                                MARE OR GELDING 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER NOT EXCEEDING 153CMS. COMPETITORS MUST BE THE CORRECT AGE FOR THE HEIGHT OF ANIMAL THEY RIDE.   Class may be split if sufficient entries

 

CLASS 16             THE BSPS MIXED HEIGHT CLASS FOR THE OPEN SHOW

                                HUNTER PONIES,

                                MARE OR GELDING 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER NOT EXCEEDING 153CMS COMPETITORS MUST BE THE CORRECT AGE FOR THE HEIGHT OF THE ANIMAL THEY RIDE.

Judge: Miss J Garland

PERFORMANCE PONY CLASSES

 

Following on from class 16 competitors may go along at a suitable time.

CLASS 17             PERFORMANCE PONY

Any type. Any height. Riders not to have attained their 12th birthday before the 1st January in the current year. Any suitable bridle. 

CLASS 18             PERFORMANCE PONY

Any type. Any height. Riders not to have attained their 12th birthday before the 1st January in the current year. Any suitable bridle. 

Riders competing in these classes are required to perform a freestyle show of no more than 1 1/2 minutes long. There are no conformation marks. Marking scheme technical performance = 50 marks. Overall impression and star quality - 50 marks. In the event of a tie in marks, overall impression score takes precedence. If a further tie of boyh marks, a final decision will be made by judge. Riders may only ride one pony in their appropriate class.

Style and performance restricted to the first 20 entries in total for classes 17 and 18. Results will be posted in the secretary's office.

 

 RING 2 - 9AM

Judge: Mrs K. Slight

 

CLASS 19             TRAINING STAKES

                               ANIMALS 4 YEARS OLD OR OVER. RIDER ANY AGE MAXIMUM HEIGHT OF FENCES 60CM.

CLASS 20             TRAINING STAKES

                               ANIMALS 4 YEARS OLD OR OVER. RIDER ANY AGE MAXIMUM HEIGHT OF FENCES 70CM.

 CLASS 21             TRAINING STAKES

                               ANIMALS 4 YEARS OLD OR OVER. RIDER ANY AGE MAXIMUM HEIGHT OF FENCES 80CM.

 

CLASS 22             THE BSPS MIXED HEIGHT CLASS FOR NOVICE WORKING HUNTER PONY/INTERMEDIATE WH

                                MARE OR GELDING 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER NOT EXC 158CMS. COMPETITORS MUST JUMP IN THEIR CORRECT HEIGHT SECTION & BE THE CORRECT AGE FOR THE HEIGHT OF ANIMAL THEY RIDE. RIDERS MAY RIDE MORE THAN ONE PONY PROVIDING HE ANIMALS ARE FROM A DIFFERENT HEIGHT SECTION (SEE RULE 37). RIDERS MUST DECLARE IF THEY ARE COMPETING IN THE 153CMS OR IN THE INTERMEDIATE SECTION. Jumping small to large. WILL SPLIT IF ENTRIES SUFFICE.

 

CLASS 23               THE BSPS MIXED HEIGHT CLASS FOR OPEN WORKING HUNTER PONIES/INTERMEDIATE WH

                                  MARE OR GELDING 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER NOT EXC 158CMS. COMPETITORS MUST JUMP IN THEIR CORRECT HEIGHT SECTION & BE THE CORRECT AGE FOR THE HEIGHT OF ANIMAL THEY RIDE. RIDERS MAY RIDE MORE THAN ONE PONY PROVIDING HE ANIMALS ARE FROM A DIFFERENT HEIGHT SECTION (SEE RULE 37). RIDERS MUST DECLARE IF THEY ARE COMPETING IN THE 153CMS OR IN THE INTERMEDIATE SECTION. Jumping small to large. WILL SPLIT IF ENTRIES SUFFICE.

 

CLASS 24             THE BSPS OPEN CRADLE STAKES

                                MARE OR GELDING 4YEARS OLD AND OVER NOT EXC 122CMS. RIDERS NOT TO HAVE ATTAINED THEIR 11TH BIRTHDAY BEFORE 1ST JANUARY IN THE CURRENT YEAR.

 

CLASS 25             THE ROYAL HIGHLAND SHOW - NURSERY STAKES

                                THIS SHOW IS A QUALIFIER FOR THE ROYAL HIGHLAND SHOW NURSERY STAKES 2019.THE FIRST 4 PLACES SAME PONY AND RIDER COMBINATION WILL QUALIFY FOR THE 2019 ROYAL HIGHLAND SHOW NURSERY STAKES PROVIDED THEY HAVE JUMPED A CLEAR ROUND. QUALIFICATION WILL ONLY MOVE DOWN THE LINE TO THE NEXT ELIGIBLE PONY AND RIDE COMBINATION MEETING THE QUALIFICATION CRITERIA.THIS CLASS IS OPEN TO BOTH BSPS MEMBERS AND NON-MEMBERS.

PLEASE NOTE - THE RHS QUALIFICATION IS SUBJECT TO WRITTEN CONFIRMATION FROM BSPS SCOTLAND BRANCH.

MARE OR GELDING 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER NOT EXC 133CMS. RIDERS NOT TO ATTAINED THEIR 12TH BIRTHDAY BEFORE 1ST JANUARY IN THE CURRENT YEAR.

 

                                MINI WHP CHAMPIONSHIP

                                Open to ponies that have been places 1st or 2nd in the cradle / nursery stakes classes.

 

Judge: Mrs E Aitken

CLASS 26             THE BSPS “HERITAGE” MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND NOVICE WORKING HUNTER PONY MIXED HEIGHT

                                REGISTERED PURE BRED PONIES 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER. RIDERS ANY AGE. IN MIXED HEIGHT HERITAGE WHP CLASS RIDERS MAY RIDE MORE THAN ONE ANIMAL PROVIDING THE ANIMALS ARE OF A DIFFERENT HEIGHT.                                             Jumping small to large.

 

CLASS 27             THE BSPS “HERITAGE” MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND OPEN WORKING HUNTER PONY MIXED HEIGHT

                                REGISTERED PURE BRED PONIES 4 YEARS OLD AND OVER. RIDERS ANY AGE. IN MIXED HEIGHT HERITAGE WHP CLASS RIDERS MAY RIDE MORE THAN ONE ANIMAL PROVIDING THE ANIMALS ARE OF A DIFFERENT HEIGHT.                                            Jumping large to small.

 

CLASS 28              THE B.S.P.S. HERITAGE MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND OPEN CRADLE STAKES.

                                 Registered Pure Bred Ponies 4 yrs. old and over, not exceeding 122cms.

                                 Suitable to be ridden by a rider not to have attained their 11th birthday before 1st. January in the current year.


CLASS 29              THE B.S.P.S. HERITAGE MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND OPEN NURSERY STAKES.

                                  Registered Pure Bred Ponies 4 yrs. old and over, not exceeding 133cms. Suitable to be ridden by a rider not to have attained their 13th birthday before 1st January in the current year.


                                 THE B.S.P.S. HERITAGE OPEN MINI WHP CHAMPIONSHIP. Open to ponies that have been placed 1st or 2nd in the Heritage OPEN Cradle Stakes/Nursery Stakes classes.