British Showjumping Schedule

Aintree International Equestrian Centre Thu 12 to Sun 15 Oct 2017

Aintree Racecourse Developments Ltd, Aintree, Liverpool, L9 5AS

Show Secretary

Show Secretary: Miss Carly Sage, Tel: 01515 222 949, Email: Carly.Sage@thejockeyclub.co.uk.

JudgesValerie Turner
Rosemary Ockendon-Day
John Thomson
Andrew Pollard
Course BuildersDavid Cole

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Thursday 12 October 2017

Class 1 - 08:00 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Connolly's RED MILLS Senior Newcomers - First Round

Rule 312. Single Phase. Speed 325mpm. Start Height 1.10m. DRAWN ORDER

First place rosette kindly sponsored by Connolly's RED MILLS In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

Entry qualifications: to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members.

(a) For registered horses in Grade C that have not won a total of 375 points. Four double clears will qualify - in accordance with rule 312.6

(b) For all horses born on or after 1st January 2011, irrespective of Points. Horses will only be eligible for double clear qualification to Second Rounds if they reach the age of six years or under in the same calendar year as the Newcomers Final - in accordance with Rule 312.6.

Qualifies for: Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round.

Qualifying period 1st June - 31st May inclusive.

Numbers to qualify: Those horses which jump a clear round in the First Round, followed by a clear round in the jump-off, in at least four Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers First Round competitions in any qualifying period, will qualify to compete in a Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round, irrespective of their placings for prize money in those competitions, which will be determined by the normal Table A Rules (Rule 191). To obtain a double clear qualification, even if the horse is the only clear round, it must jump a jump-off round and jump clear to gain a double clear round. The winner of a particular Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers First Round competition will not automatically qualify solely as a result of that competition.

If combined with an open: In the event of 30 or more starters the class will be split with two sets of prize money.

IF MORE THAN 40 STARTERS, THIS CLASS MAYBE RUN TWO PHASE

Prizes: 1st: £150.00, 2nd: £100.00, 3rd: £75.00, 4th: £50.00, 5th: £25.00, 6th: £25.00, 7th: £25.00, Total: £450.00

Entry Fee = £25.00


Class 2 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Senior 1.10m Open

Single Phase. Speed 325mpm. Start Height 1.10m. DRAWN ORDER

For registered horses in Grades: A, B & C. Ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members who will be aged 12 years or over in the current calendar year. In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

THIS CLASS MAYBE RUN TWO PHASE IF ENTRIES EXCEED 40

Prizes: 1st: £150.00, 2nd: £100.00, 3rd: £75.00, 4th: £50.00, 5th: £25.00, 6th: £25.00, 7th: £25.00, Total: £450.00

Entry Fee = £25.00


Class 3 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter First Round

Rule 310. Two Phase. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.20m. DRAWN ORDER

First place rosette kindly sponsored by Equitop Myoplast In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

Entry qualifications: to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members.

(a) For registered horses in Grade C that have not won a total of 700 points. Four double clears will qualify - in accordance with rule 310.6

(b) For all registered horses born on or after 1 January 2010, irrespective of points. Horses will be eligible for double clear qualification to attend second rounds providing they reach the age of seven years or under in the same calendar year as the Foxhunter Final - in accordance with rule 310.6 Four double clears will qualify.

Qualifies for: The Senior Foxhunter Second Round.

Qualifying period: 1st June-31st May inclusive.

Numbers to qualify: Those horses that jump a clear round in the First Round, followed by a clear round in the jump-off, in at least four Senior Foxhunter First Round competitions in any qualifying period will qualify to compete in a Second Round, irrespective of their placings for prize money. Horses in the class must go into the jump off and go clear to gain its double clear round qualification. The winner of a particular First Round Foxhunter competition will not automatically qualify solely as a result of that competition.

Those horses that have qualified for the Senior Foxhunter Championship in 2017 are not eligible for qualification to the 2018 Championship.

If combined with an open: In the event of 30 or more starters the class will be split with two sets of prize money.

Prizes: 1st: £200.00, 2nd: £150.00, 3rd: £100.00, 4th: £75.00, 5th: £45.00, 6th: £30.00, 7th: £30.00, Total: £630.00

Entry Fee = £30.00


Class 4 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Senior 1.20m Open

Two Phase. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.20m. DRAWN ORDER

For registered horses in Grades: A, B & C. Ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members who will be aged 12 years or over in the current calendar year. In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS CLASS WILL BE RUN AT THE SAME TIME AS THE FOXHUNTER AND THERE WILL BE ONE COURSE WALK BEFORE THE FOXHUNTER TAKES PLACE. HORSE AND RIDER COMBINATIONS CAN ONLY JUMP IN EITHER CLASS 3 OR 4, NOT BOTH CLASSES.

Prizes: 1st: £200.00, 2nd: £150.00, 3rd: £100.00, 4th: £75.00, 5th: £45.00, 6th: £30.00, Total: £600.00

Entry Fee = £30.00


Class 5 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - National 1.30m Open

Rule 306. Two Phase. Speed 375mpm. Start Height 1.30m. DRAWN ORDER

In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

Open to registered horses to be ridden by Adult, Associate and Junior Members.

Qualifies for: The British Showjumping National Championships.

Qualifying period: 1st July-30th June.

Numbers to qualify: Two double clears to qualify.

Rule 290.15 - Pre-Entry Drawn Order

Pre-entries may possibly be accepted before 9.00am providing that the number of entries are less than 60 (with the exception of County shows). Once entries reach 60 before 9.00am the class will be closed. Any entries taken on the day must compete first in the drawn order.

Prizes: 1st: £300.00, 2nd: £240.00, 3rd: £175.00, 4th: £100.00, 5th: £50.00, 6th: £35.00, Total: £900.00

Entry Fee = £35.00


Class 6 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Winter National 1.35m Open

Rule 302. Table A10. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.35m. DRAWN ORDER

In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

Open to registered horses of any grade, to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members.

Qualifying period: There will be 10 qualifying competitions. Qualifiers to be held at the Winter Premier Shows and at the Development Classic Shows.

The top 3 horse/rider combinations, disregarding those already qualified will qualify for the National Winter 1.35m Open Championship Final.

Prizes: 1st: £250.00, 2nd: £210.00, 3rd: £125.00, 4th: £80.00, 5th: £50.00, 6th: £35.00, Total: £750.00

Entry Fee = £30.00


Friday 13 October 2017

Class 7 - 08:00 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Connolly's RED MILLS Senior Newcomers - First Round

Rule 312. Single Phase. Speed 325mpm. Start Height 1.10m. DRAWN ORDER

First place rosette kindly sponsored by Connolly's RED MILLS In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

Entry qualifications: to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members.

(a) For registered horses in Grade C that have not won a total of 375 points. Four double clears will qualify - in accordance with rule 312.6

(b) For all horses born on or after 1st January 2011, irrespective of Points. Horses will only be eligible for double clear qualification to Second Rounds if they reach the age of six years or under in the same calendar year as the Newcomers Final - in accordance with Rule 312.6.

Qualifies for: Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round.

Qualifying period 1st June - 31st May inclusive.

Numbers to qualify: Those horses which jump a clear round in the First Round, followed by a clear round in the jump-off, in at least four Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers First Round competitions in any qualifying period, will qualify to compete in a Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round, irrespective of their placings for prize money in those competitions, which will be determined by the normal Table A Rules (Rule 191). To obtain a double clear qualification, even if the horse is the only clear round, it must jump a jump-off round and jump clear to gain a double clear round. The winner of a particular Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers First Round competition will not automatically qualify solely as a result of that competition.

If combined with an open: In the event of 30 or more starters the class will be split with two sets of prize money.

IF MORE THAN 40 STARTERS, THIS CLASS MAYBE RUN TWO PHASE

Prizes: 1st: £150.00, 2nd: £100.00, 3rd: £75.00, 4th: £50.00, 5th: £25.00, 6th: £25.00, 7th: £25.00, Total: £450.00

Entry Fee = £25.00


Class 8 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Senior 1.10m Open

Single Phase. Speed 325mpm. Start Height 1.10m. DRAWN ORDER

For registered horses in Grades: A, B & C. Ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members who will be aged 12 years or over in the current calendar year. In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

Prizes: 1st: £150.00, 2nd: £100.00, 3rd: £75.00, 4th: £50.00, 5th: £25.00, 6th: £25.00, 7th: £25.00, Total: £450.00

Entry Fee = £25.00


Class 9 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter First Round

Rule 310. Two Phase. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.20m. DRAWN ORDER

First place rosette kindly sponsored by Equitop Myoplast In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

Entry qualifications: to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members.

(a) For registered horses in Grade C that have not won a total of 700 points. Four double clears will qualify - in accordance with rule 310.6

(b) For all registered horses born on or after 1 January 2010, irrespective of points. Horses will be eligible for double clear qualification to attend second rounds providing they reach the age of seven years or under in the same calendar year as the Foxhunter Final - in accordance with rule 310.6 Four double clears will qualify.

Qualifies for: The Senior Foxhunter Second Round.

Qualifying period: 1st June-31st May inclusive.

Numbers to qualify: Those horses that jump a clear round in the First Round, followed by a clear round in the jump-off, in at least four Senior Foxhunter First Round competitions in any qualifying period will qualify to compete in a Second Round, irrespective of their placings for prize money. Horses in the class must go into the jump off and go clear to gain its double clear round qualification. The winner of a particular First Round Foxhunter competition will not automatically qualify solely as a result of that competition.

Those horses that have qualified for the Senior Foxhunter Championship in 2017 are not eligible for qualification to the 2018 Championship.

If combined with an open: In the event of 30 or more starters the class will be split with two sets of prize money.

Prizes: 1st: £200.00, 2nd: £150.00, 3rd: £100.00, 4th: £75.00, 5th: £45.00, 6th: £30.00, 7th: £30.00, Total: £630.00

Entry Fee = £30.00


Class 10 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Senior 1.20m Open

Two Phase. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.20m. DRAWN ORDER

For registered horses in Grades: A, B & C. Ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members who will be aged 12 years or over in the current calendar year. In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS CLASS WILL BE RUN AT THE SAME TIME AS THE FOXHUNTER AND THERE WILL BE ONE COURSE WALK BEFORE THE FOXHUNTER TAKES PLACE. HORSE AND RIDER COMBINATIONS CAN ONLY JUMP IN EITHER CLASS 9 OR 10, NOT BOTH CLASSES.

Prizes: 1st: £200.00, 2nd: £150.00, 3rd: £100.00, 4th: £75.00, 5th: £45.00, 6th: £30.00, Total: £600.00

Entry Fee = £30.00


Class 11 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Winter Grade C Qualifier

Rule 507. Table A7. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.30m. DRAWN ORDER

In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

For registered horses in Grade C to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members.

Qualifies for: Winter Grade C Final

Qualifying period: There will be 12 qualifying competitions. Qualifiers to be held at the Winter Premier Shows, Development Classic Shows, plus two additional venues.

Numbers to qualify: Four to qualify, disregarding those already qualified, and horses ridden by riders who have already qualified two horses. Riders may only ride two horses in the Final.

Horses which are disregarded which otherwise would have qualified may be substituted in the Final for horses already qualified by the same rider, subject to Rule 79.4.

Rule 290.15 - Pre-Entry Drawn Order

Pre-entries may possibly be accepted before 9.00am providing that the number of entries are less than 60 (with the exception of County shows). Once entries reach 60 before 9.00am the class will be closed. Any entries taken on the day must compete first in the drawn order.

Prizes: 1st: £200.00, 2nd: £150.00, 3rd: £100.00, 4th: £70.00, 5th: £50.00, 6th: £30.00, 7th: £30.00, 8th: £30.00, Total: £660.00

Entry Fee = £30.00


Class 12 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - National 1.30m Open

Rule 306. Two Phase. Speed 375mpm. Start Height 1.30m. DRAWN ORDER

In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

Open to registered horses to be ridden by Adult, Associate and Junior Members.

Qualifies for: The British Showjumping National Championships.

Qualifying period: 1st July-30th June.

Numbers to qualify: Two double clears to qualify.

Prizes: 1st: £300.00, 2nd: £240.00, 3rd: £175.00, 4th: £100.00, 5th: £50.00, 6th: £35.00, Total: £900.00

Entry Fee = £35.00


Class 13 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - The EQUI-TREK National 1.40m Open

Rule 301. Two Phase. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.40m. DRAWN ORDER

In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

For registered horses to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members.

Qualifies for: 1.40m Grand Prix at the British Showjumping National Championships.

Qualifying period: 1st July - 30th June

Numbers to qualify: Two double clears to qualify for the final. Also any two double clears from any International Trial or Area Trial or classes 1.40m or above in the qualifying period will qualify for the Final.

Prizes: 1st: £750.00, 2nd: £600.00, 3rd: £400.00, 4th: £200.00, 5th: £150.00, 6th: £85.00, 7th: £65.00, Total: £2,250.00

Entry Fee = £65.00


Saturday 14 October 2017

Class 14 - 08:00 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Connolly's RED MILLS Senior Newcomers - First Round

Rule 312. Single Phase. Speed 325mpm. Start Height 1.10m. DRAWN ORDER

First place rosette kindly sponsored by Connolly's RED MILLS In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

Entry qualifications: to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members.

(a) For registered horses in Grade C that have not won a total of 375 points. Four double clears will qualify - in accordance with rule 312.6

(b) For all horses born on or after 1st January 2011, irrespective of Points. Horses will only be eligible for double clear qualification to Second Rounds if they reach the age of six years or under in the same calendar year as the Newcomers Final - in accordance with Rule 312.6.

Qualifies for: Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round.

Qualifying period 1st June - 31st May inclusive.

Numbers to qualify: Those horses which jump a clear round in the First Round, followed by a clear round in the jump-off, in at least four Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers First Round competitions in any qualifying period, will qualify to compete in a Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round, irrespective of their placings for prize money in those competitions, which will be determined by the normal Table A Rules (Rule 191). To obtain a double clear qualification, even if the horse is the only clear round, it must jump a jump-off round and jump clear to gain a double clear round. The winner of a particular Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers First Round competition will not automatically qualify solely as a result of that competition.

If combined with an open: In the event of 30 or more starters the class will be split with two sets of prize money.

IF MORE THAN 40 STARTERS, THIS CLASS MAYBE RUN TWO PHASE

Prizes: 1st: £150.00, 2nd: £100.00, 3rd: £75.00, 4th: £50.00, 5th: £25.00, 6th: £25.00, 7th: £25.00, Total: £450.00

Entry Fee = £25.00


Class 15 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Senior 1.10m Open

Single Phase. Speed 325mpm. Start Height 1.10m. DRAWN ORDER

For registered horses in Grades: A, B & C. Ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members who will be aged 12 years or over in the current calendar year. In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

Prizes: 1st: £150.00, 2nd: £100.00, 3rd: £75.00, 4th: £50.00, 5th: £25.00, 6th: £25.00, 7th: £25.00, Total: £450.00

Entry Fee = £25.00


Class 16 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Blue Chip Karma Performance Championship Qualifier

Rule 310. Two Phase. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.20m. DRAWN ORDER

In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

For registered horses in grade C which have not won a total of 700 points,(unless Age Rule applies), to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members.

The first 8 horses qualify for the final, held at the Blue Chip Winter Championships. Qualification does not pass down the line. Qualifiers must jump clear in the first round. There will be dual qualification of double clears for the Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter first round. (Age rule applies)

Please note that in accordance with the amendment to BS Rule 310 all 7yr old horses are now eligible regardless of points won, but the horse must be 7yrs old in the year of the Final ie 2018 to be able to compete in the Championship. Therefore any horses which are currently 7yrs old and have won more than 700 points are unable to qualify in any qualifiers held from 1st October 2017 to 31st December 2017. Qualification does not pass down the line.

Riders who qualify must submit their details at www.bluechipchamps.co.uk to register their qualification.

Prizes: 1st: £150.00, 2nd: £100.00, 3rd: £75.00, 4th: £60.00, 5th: £40.00, 6th: £25.00, 7th: £25.00, 8th: £25.00, 9th: £25.00, 10th: £25.00, 11th: £25.00, 12th: £25.00, 13th: £25.00, 14th: £25.00, Total: £650.00

Entry Fee = £25.00


Class 17 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Senior 1.20m Open

Two Phase. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.20m. DRAWN ORDER

For registered horses in Grades: A, B & C. Ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members who will be aged 12 years or over in the current calendar year. In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS CLASS WILL BE RUN AT THE SAME TIME AS THE FOXHUNTER AND THERE WILL BE ONE COURSE WALK BEFORE THE FOXHUNTER TAKES PLACE. HORSE AND RIDER COMBINATIONS CAN ONLY JUMP IN EITHER CLASS 16 OR 17, NOT BOTH CLASSES.

Prizes: 1st: £200.00, 2nd: £150.00, 3rd: £100.00, 4th: £75.00, 5th: £45.00, 6th: £30.00, Total: £600.00

Entry Fee = £30.00


Class 18 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - The Equicure £500 Senior 1.30m Open (Mini Grand Prix)

Rule 306. Two Phase. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.30m. DRAWN ORDER

In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

Open to registered horses to be ridden by Adult, Associate and Junior Members.

Qualifies for: The British Showjumping National Championships.

Qualifying period: 1st July-30th June.

Numbers to qualify: Two double clears to qualify.

IF MORE THAN 40 STARTERS THIS CLASS MAY BE RUN AS TWO PHASE

Prizes: 1st: £500.00, 2nd: £400.00, 3rd: £300.00, 4th: £200.00, 5th: £125.00, 6th: £75.00, Total: £1,600.00

Entry Fee = £50.00


Class 19 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - World Class Development Programme - Under 23 Championship

Table A9. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.45m. DRAWN ORDER

In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

ELIGIBILITY:

Open to horses in grades A & B to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior members whose 23rd birthday falls on or after 1st January 2017. (Junior members must be 12 years or over in the current calendar year) To compete in the Final at Olympia qualified horses must be grade A at the closing date of entries. Only those riders currently eligible for British Team Selection will be awarded League Points.

To ensure consistency, competitors must be using the correct tack, saddlery/tack & spurs to conform to FEI rules & regulations.

Rules: Table A9

Speed: 350 mpm

Max Height of Fences: 1.45m – 1.50m

Max Spread: 1.60m

Max Triple Bar: 1.90m.

May include up to 3 single fence verticals at a maximum height of 1.50m.

QUALIFIES FOR: The World Class Programme U23 British Championship Final 2017 to be held at Olympia.

BEF / World Class and Olympia reserve the right to cancel the Series or change the venue of the Final.

NUMBERS TO QUALIFY: A MAXIMUM OF 24 RIDERS (SEE OVERVIEW)

In order to compete in the Final all qualified competitors 23rd birthday must fall on or after the 1st January in the same year as the Final. Riders may only ride one horse in the final.

The World Class Programme -Under 23 British Championships 2017 (OVERVIEW)

NUMBERS TO QUALIFY: A MAXIMUM OF 24 RIDERS WILL QUALIFY FOR THE 2017 FINAL AT THE LONDON INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW, OLYMPIA (OLYMPIA)

Only those riders eligible to compete on a Great Britain Showjumping Team are eligible to compete in the Final.

The five horse/rider combinations that represent Team GBR at the 2017 European Jumping Young Rider Championships will qualify by right: Further horse/rider combinations will qualify, based on points accumulated from the horse/riders combination’s best four results from the qualifiers, so that the total of qualified rider/horse combinations, including the Young Rider horse/rider combinations, does not exceed a maximum of 21. In case of equality of points horse/rider combinations will be separated by giving preference to the horse/rider combination with the greater number of first place classifications; in case there is still a tie the number of second place classifications will count and if necessary the number of third place classifications and so on until the required number of horse/rider combinations are not tied. If the horse/rider combinations for the last qualifying place/places are not able to be decided in this way i.e. they have the same profile, then the place/places go to Wild Card selection. Horse/rider combinations may compete in as many of the Qualifiers as they wish but only the horse/rider combination’s best four results will count towards qualification for the Final.

In addition to the maximum of 21 horse/rider combinations qualified through the above process 3 Wild Card qualification places will be awarded. The number of Wild Card selections will be increased only if required to fill the quota of 24 places at the final. The decision on the Wild Cards will be made by the World Class Programme Performance Manager for Showjumping, where this concerns a rider under 21 years of age on or after the 1st January in the same year as the Final, in consultation with the Chef d’Equipe for the Junior and Young Rider European Team, 2016.

Points towards qualification will be awarded to each horse/rider combination according to their placing in each of the qualifying competitions as follows:

1st - 40 points, 2nd - 30 points, 3rd - 25 points, 4th - 20 points, 5th - 15 points,

6th - 10 points, 7th - 8 points, 8th - 6 points, 9th - 4 points, 10th - 2 points

Rules for the Final: In order to compete in the Final all qualified competitors 23rd birthday must fall on or after the 1st January in the same year as the Final.

Riders may only compete on one horse in the Final. FEI Rules for Jumping (2017) covering Saddlery (Article 257) will apply at the Final.

In the case that any qualified horse/rider combination declines to compete at Olympia the next rider, according to the qualification points system may, at the discretion of the Olympia Organisers and BEF Performance Director, be invited to replace the withdrawn rider. The number of rider/horse combinations competing at the Final will not exceed 24.

All those qualified to compete in the Final will be required to confirm their intention to compete at Olympia, by payment of the appropriate entry fee which must arrive with the Show Secretary together with the correctly completed entry form by the entry closing date. Any rider failing to submit an entry together with the correct payment by the entry closing date will be deemed to have declined the invitation to compete. BEF / World Class and Olympia reserve the right to cancel the series or change the venue of the Final.

Rule 290.15 - Pre-Entry Drawn Order

Pre-entries may possibly be accepted before 9.00am providing that the number of entries are less than 60 (with the exception of County shows). Once entries reach 60 before 9.00am the class will be closed. Any entries taken on the day must compete first in the drawn order.

Prizes: 1st: £550.00, 2nd: £400.00, 3rd: £300.00, 4th: £200.00, 5th: £125.00, 6th: £75.00, 7th: £45.00, 8th: £45.00, Total: £1,740.00

Entry Fee = £45.00


Class 20 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Winter Grades B&C Qualifier

Rule 505. Table A7. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.35m. DRAWN ORDER

In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

For registered horses in Grades B & C to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members.

Qualifies for: Winter Grades B&C Championship at the Royal International Horse Show. No competitor may ride more than two horses in the Final. 24 riders directly qualify for the main arena. Horses that are disregarded under Rule 505.6 that otherwise would have qualified may be substituted in the Final for horses already qualified by the same rider, subject to Rule 79.4.

Qualifying period: There will be 12 qualifying competitions. Qualifiers to be held at the Winter Premier Shows, Development Classic Shows, plus two additional venues.

Numbers to qualify: Two, disregarding those already qualified, and horses ridden by riders who have already qualified two horses.

Rule 290.15 - Pre-Entry Drawn Order

Pre-entries may possibly be accepted before 9.00am providing that the number of entries are less than 60 (with the exception of County shows). Once entries reach 60 before 9.00am the class will be closed. Any entries taken on the day must compete first in the drawn order.

Prizes: 1st: £200.00, 2nd: £150.00, 3rd: £100.00, 4th: £70.00, 5th: £50.00, 6th: £30.00, 7th: £30.00, 8th: £30.00, 9th: £30.00, 10th: £30.00, Total: £720.00

Entry Fee = £30.00


Sunday 15 October 2017

Class 21 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Connolly's RED MILLS Senior Newcomers - First Round

Rule 312. Single Phase. Speed 325mpm. Start Height 1.10m. DRAWN ORDER

First place rosette kindly sponsored by Connolly's RED MILLS In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

Entry qualifications: to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members.

(a) For registered horses in Grade C that have not won a total of 375 points. Four double clears will qualify - in accordance with rule 312.6

(b) For all horses born on or after 1st January 2011, irrespective of Points. Horses will only be eligible for double clear qualification to Second Rounds if they reach the age of six years or under in the same calendar year as the Newcomers Final - in accordance with Rule 312.6.

Qualifies for: Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round.

Qualifying period 1st June - 31st May inclusive.

Numbers to qualify: Those horses which jump a clear round in the First Round, followed by a clear round in the jump-off, in at least four Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers First Round competitions in any qualifying period, will qualify to compete in a Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Second Round, irrespective of their placings for prize money in those competitions, which will be determined by the normal Table A Rules (Rule 191). To obtain a double clear qualification, even if the horse is the only clear round, it must jump a jump-off round and jump clear to gain a double clear round. The winner of a particular Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers First Round competition will not automatically qualify solely as a result of that competition.

If combined with an open: In the event of 30 or more starters the class will be split with two sets of prize money.

IF MORE THAN 40 ENTRIES, THIS CLASS MAYBE RUN TWO PHASE

Prizes: 1st: £150.00, 2nd: £100.00, 3rd: £75.00, 4th: £50.00, 5th: £25.00, 6th: £25.00, 7th: £25.00, Total: £450.00

Entry Fee = £25.00


Class 22 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Equitop Myoplast Senior Foxhunter First Round

Rule 310. Two Phase. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.20m. DRAWN ORDER

First place rosette kindly sponsored by Equitop Myoplast In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

Entry qualifications: to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members.

(a) For registered horses in Grade C that have not won a total of 700 points. Four double clears will qualify - in accordance with rule 310.6

(b) For all registered horses born on or after 1 January 2010, irrespective of points. Horses will be eligible for double clear qualification to attend second rounds providing they reach the age of seven years or under in the same calendar year as the Foxhunter Final - in accordance with rule 310.6 Four double clears will qualify.

Qualifies for: The Senior Foxhunter Second Round.

Qualifying period: 1st June-31st May inclusive.

Numbers to qualify: Those horses that jump a clear round in the First Round, followed by a clear round in the jump-off, in at least four Senior Foxhunter First Round competitions in any qualifying period will qualify to compete in a Second Round, irrespective of their placings for prize money. Horses in the class must go into the jump off and go clear to gain its double clear round qualification. The winner of a particular First Round Foxhunter competition will not automatically qualify solely as a result of that competition.

Those horses that have qualified for the Senior Foxhunter Championship in 2017 are not eligible for qualification to the 2018 Championship.

If combined with an open: In the event of 30 or more starters the class will be split with two sets of prize money.

Prizes: 1st: £200.00, 2nd: £150.00, 3rd: £100.00, 4th: £75.00, 5th: £45.00, 6th: £30.00, 7th: £30.00, Total: £630.00

Entry Fee = £30.00


Class 23 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Senior 1.20m Open

Two Phase. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.20m. DRAWN ORDER

For registered horses in Grades: A, B & C. Ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members who will be aged 12 years or over in the current calendar year. In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS CLASS WILL BE RUN AT THE SAME TIME AS THE FOXHUNTER AND THERE WILL BE ONE COURSE WALK BEFORE THE FOXHUNTER TAKES PLACE. HORSE AND RIDER COMBINATIONS CAN ONLY JUMP IN EITHER CLASS 22 OR 23, NOT BOTH CLASSES.

Prizes: 1st: £200.00, 2nd: £150.00, 3rd: £100.00, 4th: £75.00, 5th: £45.00, 6th: £30.00, Total: £600.00

Entry Fee = £30.00


Class 24 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - DDS Demolition 1.25m Winter Championship Qualifier

Single Phase. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.25m. DRAWN ORDER

In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

For registered horses to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior Members.

The first 8 horses qualify for the final, held at the Blue Chip Winter Championships. Qualification does not pass down the line. Qualifiers must jump a clear in the first round, or clear in both phases if held Single Phase.

Riders who qualify must submit their details at www.bluechipchamps.co.uk to register their qualification.

IF MORE THAN 40 ENTRIES, THIS CLASS MAY BE RUN TWO PHASE

Prizes: 1st: £150.00, 2nd: £100.00, 3rd: £75.00, 4th: £60.00, 5th: £50.00, 6th: £30.00, Total: £465.00

Entry Fee = £25.00


Class 25 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Blue Chip Dynamic Grades B & C Championship Qualifier

Rule 304. Two Phase. Speed 350mpm. Start Heights 1.30m / 1.25m. DRAWN ORDER

Horses / ponies may only compete in one section. In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

For registered horses in Grades B&C to be ridden by Adult, Associate or Junior members.

This is a handicap class, the Grade B start height is 1.30m and the Grade C start height is 1.25m.

The first 8 horses qualify for the final, held at the Blue Chip Winter Championships. Qualification does not pass down the line. Qualifiers must jump a clear in the first round. There will be dual qualification of double clears for the National B&C Handicap Championship.

Riders who qualify must submit their details at www.bluechipchamps.co.uk to register their qualification.

IF MORE THAN 40 STARTERS, THIS CLASS MAY BE RUN TWO PHASE

Prizes: 1st: £200.00, 2nd: £150.00, 3rd: £100.00, 4th: £75.00, 5th: £45.00, 6th: £30.00, Total: £600.00

Entry Fee = £30.00


Class 26 - INTERNATIONAL ARENA - Winter Premier Grand Prix

Rule 501. Table A10. Speed 350mpm. Start Height 1.40m. DRAWN ORDER

In the event of insufficient entries lower prizes may be withheld. Rule - 76.6

For registered horses, to be ridden by Full, Associate or Junior Members.

Qualifies for: Two double clears will qualify for the National 1.40m Championship at the British Showjumping National Championships.

Qualifying period: 1st October-31st March.

Rule 290.15 - Pre-Entry Drawn Order

Pre-entries may possibly be accepted before 9.00am providing that the number of entries are less than 60 (with the exception of County shows). Once entries reach 60 before 9.00am the class will be closed. Any entries taken on the day must compete first in the drawn order.

HORSE/RIDER COMBINATIONS MUST HAVE STARTED IN A 1.35M OR 1.40M CLASS ON ONE OF THE PRECEDING DAYS OF THE SAME PREMIER SHOW

Prizes: 1st: £1,500.00, 2nd: £1,000.00, 3rd: £750.00, 4th: £500.00, 5th: £300.00, 6th: £200.00, 7th: £100.00, 8th: £80.00, 9th: £80.00, Total: £4,510.00

Entry Fee = £80.00