Pony Classes

Please note increased fee on late entries

LED PONY SECTION
It is advisable that exhibitors have their own insurance
Judging begins at 10 am Sharp. Closing Date for Entries 23rd August 2019.
Entry Fee €10 Late Entries €12
Prize Money 1st €40 2nd €30 3rd €20 4th €10
 
All foals must be led.

Progeny of registered Connemara Stallion. And Registered Connemara Dam..         

Class 24 - Show Hunter/Show Pony 1 year old.
Class 25 - Show Hunter/Show Pony 2 /3 year old
Class 26 - Pony brood mare not exceeding 148cms, 3 year old and over, in foal to or with foal at foot by a pony stallion not exceeding 153cms.
Class 27 - Foals progeny of mares in class 26, sire of foal to be named (foal to be led)
Class 28 - Welsh ponies registered pure bred any age colt / gelding mare/filly.
Open to section A,B,C,D. Reg. No. must be given on entry form.
Class 29 - Welsh ponies registered part bred any age colt / gelding mare/filly.
Open to section A,B,C,D. Reg. No. must be given on entry form.
Class 30 - Pure bred Connemara pony, mare or gelding of any age to be led.
Reg, No. must be given on entry form

Class 31

Class 31A

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Pure bred Connemara foal, progeny of registered Connemara stallion and mare.

Pure bred Connemara 1,2,or 3year old.     €40 highest placed yearling

Class 32 - Miniature pony any age to be led, mares or gelding
Class 33 - Shetland Pony any age to be led, mare or gelding
Class 34 - Ponies 3 years old and over not exceeding 148 cms. Confined to Bantry Postal Area

CHAMPION & CHANPION RESERVE IN-HAND PONY CONFINED TO 1ST & 2ND PRIZE WINNERS (CLASSES 24 – 34)

Pony Classes
Please note increased fee on late entries

Ridden Pony Section

Class 35 - Open Lead rein class for pony mares or geldings 4 years and over, not exceeding 123cms suitable for and to be ridden by riders who have not attained their 8th birthday on the 1st of January of the current year. Children will not be required to canter. Snaffle Bridle must be worn.
Class 36 - Novice lead rein class for children 10 years and under. This class is confined to ponies and riders who have never won first prize at any show
Class 37 - First Ridden class for ponies mares or geldings 4 year old & over not exceeding 123 cm suitable for & to be ridden by rider who have not attained their 10th birthday by 1st Jan 2018
Class 38 - Local ridden class for mares or geldings 4 years old and over not exceeding 148 cms suitable for riding school ponies only to be ridden by a child under 15 years
Class 39 -

Show Pony 128cms Riding class for ponies mares or geldings 4 years and over, not exceeding 128cms suitable for and to be ridden by riders who have not attained their 13th birthday on the 1st of January of the current year.

Class 40 - Show Pony 138cms Riding class for ponies mares or geldings 4 years and over, not exceeding 138cms suitable for and to be ridden by riders who have not attained their 15th birthday on the 1st of January of the current year
Class 41 - Show Pony 148cms Riding class for ponies mares or geldings 4 years and over, not exceeding 148cms suitable for and to be ridden by riders who have not attained their 17th birthday on the 1st of January of the current year.
Class 42 - Ridden Registered Connemara mare, or gelding five year old and upwards

 Young Handlers Class 1. FOR PONY MARES OR GELDINGS ANY BREED 4 YEARS OLD & OVER, TO BE LED BY PERSONS 7 YEARS TO UNDER 13 YEARS ON 1/01/18.

Handlers must wear the correct dress, including the recommended helmet.  CLASS 2.  AS IN CLASS 1 BUT TO BE LED BY PERSONS 13 TO 17 YEARS ON 1/1/19.

These young handlers classes are to be judged on the ability of the Handler to present and show the pony to best advantage

Champion Ridden and Reserve Ridden Pony confined to 1st and 2nd prize winners (classes 35 to 42)

Ridden Hunter Section

Class 43 - Open and novice 153cms hunter pony class for ponies, mares or geldings 4 years old and over exceeding 143cms but not exceeding 153cms, suitable for and to be ridden by riders who have not attained their 20th birthday on the 1st of January of the current year.
Class 44 - Open and novice 143cms hunter pony class for ponies, mares or geldings 4 years old and over exceeding 133cms but not exceeding 143cms, suitable for and to be ridden by riders who have not attained their 17th birthday on the 1st of January of the current year.
Class 45 - Open and novice 133cms hunter pony class for ponies, mares or geldings 4 years old and over not exceeding 133cms, suitable for and to be ridden by riders who have not attained their 14th birthday on the 1st of January of the current year.

Champion & Reserve Champion Ridden Hunter Pony confined to 1st & 2nd Prize winners classes 43-45.
Supreme Champion Pony to be judged from the Champion in-hand, Ridden & Ridden Hunter