Orange County Fair Horse Shows 2016

Orange County Fair Horse Shows 2016

May 30th

July 20th

October 9th

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Orange County Fair Hunter Show Classes & Rules

*VHSA Associate Member Event
+BHSA Member Event

$17 Per Class
Pre Entries $15 Per Class
Derby $45
Due by 9:00 PM the Wednesday before each weekend show.
Fax: 540.301.3619
pdrewtaylor@aol.com

Ring open for schooling from 7:00-8:30
Low/Schooling Hunter: Open to horses and ponies. No restrictions on riders. Low Hunter to jump 2’, Schooling

Hunter to jump 2’6”.
1. Low/Schooling Hunter-Over Fences (2’, 2’6”)
2. Low/Schooling Hunter-Over Fences (2’, 2’6”)
3. Low/Schooling Hunter-Under Saddle
4. VHSA/BHSA Child/Adult Eq. Fences 2’6” or 3’

Children’s/Adult Hunter: Open to juniors or adult amateurs on horses. Fences 2’6” or 3’.
*+5. Children’s/Adult-Over Fences
*+6. Children’s/Adult-Over Fences
*+7. Children’s/Adult-Under Saddle

Thoroughbred Hunter: Open to horses registered with The Jockey Club or eligible to be registered. Fences 2’6”
*+8. TB Hunter-Over Fences (2’6”)
*+9. TB Hunter-Over Fences (2’6”)
*+10. TB Hunter-Under Saddle

Working Hunter: Open to all riders & horses.

Fences 3’.
*+11. Working Hunter-Over Fences (3’)
*+12. Working Hunter-Over Fences (3’)
*+13. Working Hunter-Under Saddle
$1,000.00 Hunter Derby (2’6″ or 3′)

October Only
(Entries must have shown at two of three Orange County Fair Horse Shows to be eligible.)
1st: $300.00 2nd: $200.00 3rd: $175.00 4th: $150.00
5th: $100.00 6th:$75.00
*+14. VHSA/BHSA Eq. on the Flat
(Will Split if entries warrant)
Pleasure Horse: Open to horses ridden by juniors or adults. Judge on performance and soundness with emphasis on manners and suitability.
*+15. Junior/Adult Pleasure Horse-Walk Trot
*+16. Junior/Adult Pleasure Horse-GAYP
*+17. Junior/Adult Pleasure Horse-Under Saddle
Schooling/Lunch Break
Class 18 not to start before 12:00!
Leadline: Open to riders 7 years of age and under as of Dec 1st of current show year.
Riders not allowed to cross enter into any class where they would be asked to trot.
+18. Leadline-50% Rider, 50% Pony (BHSA)
Pleasure Pony: Open to ponies ridden by juniors. Judged on performance and soundness with emphasis on manners & suitability.
*+19. Pleasure Pony-Walk/Trot
*+20. Pleasure Pony-Go As You Please
*+21. Pleasure Pony-Walk/Trot/Canter
Pony Equitation: Open to ponies ridden by juniors. At least ¼ of class to return for the flat.
*+22. VHSA/BHSA Associate Pony Equitation
Small (2’) Medium (2’3”) Large (2’6”)
Pony Hunter: Open to ponies not exceeding 14.2 hands, ridden by juniors.
*+23. Pony Hunter-Over Fences (2’, 2’3”, 2’6”)
*+24. Pony Hunter-Over Fences (2’, 2’3”, 2’6”)
*+25. Pony Hunter-Under Saddle
Pre Short Stirrup Equitation: Open to riders 10 & under, may only cross enter any class that canters or jumps.
+26. Pre Short Stirrup Eq.- Walk
+27. Pre Short Stirrup Eq. -Walk/Trot
+28. Pre Short Stirrup Eq. -Walk/Trot/Obstacles
Short Stirrup Equitation: Open to riders 12 years of age & under. Riders not allowed to cross enter into classes where they would jump over 18”.
+29. Short Stirrup Eq. – Walk/Trot
+30. Short Stirrup Eq. – Walk/Trot/Canter
+31. Short Stirrup Eq – Over Fences (18”)
Not Before 2:00 PM
15 Minute Schooling Break if time Permits
Restricted Hunter: Open to horses & ponies. No restrictions on riders. May not cross enter any division where required to jump 2’6” or higher.
32. Restricted Hunter-Over Fences (2’)
33. Restricted Hunter-Over Fences (2’)
34. Restricted Hunter-Under Saddle

Rules
There will be six ribbons in each class. Champion & Reserve Ribbons & Prizes.
The Judges Decision is final.
Points awarded as follows: 1st-10 2nd- 6, 3rd- 4, 4th- 2
5th- 1 6th- 1/2
Approved Hats required when mounted.
YEAR END AWARDS WILL BE PRESENTED AT THE OCTOBER SHOW! TO BE ELIGIBLE THE HORSE, PONY, & RIDER MUST HAVE SHOWN AT TWO OF THREE SHOWS!

The show manager has the right to split, combine or cancel any division if there are sufficient entries.
A negative coggins within 12 months must be presented in order to show. Please bring a copy.
All dogs must be on a leash.
A $35 fee will be charged for all returned checks.
All classes are governed by the rules/specifications set by the VHSA/BHSA rule books. The Orange County Fair any officials, employees, or board of directors, will not be held responsible for any accident or loss which may occur to any exhibitor, spectator, groom, or animal on the show grounds. Participants & spectators understand that horses are inherently unpredictable, dangerous, & equipment & grounds conditions are equally unpredictable; yet individuals knowingly choose to participate and/or spectate, taking total responsibility for this decision. Entry into the show grounds constitutes knowledge & agreement with this policy.

JULY 20TH
*VHSA Associate Member Event
+BHSA Member Event
$17 Per Class
Pre Entries $15 Per Class
Due by 9:00 PM Sunday 7/17.
Fax: 540.301.3619 pdrewtaylor@aol.com
Ring open for schooling from 1:00-2:30
+1. Leadline-50% Rider, 50% Pony (BHSA)
+2. Pre Short Stirrup Eq.- Walk
+3. Pre Short Stirrup Eq. -Walk/Trot
+4. Pre Short Stirrup Eq. -Walk/Trot/Obstacles
+5. Short Stirrup Eq. – Walk/Trot
+6. Short Stirrup Eq. – Walk/Trot/Canter
+7. Short Stirrup Eq – Over Fences (18”)
+8. Low/Schooling Hunter-Over Fences (2’, 2’6”)
+9. Low/Schooling Hunter-Over Fences (2’, 2’6”)
+10. Low/Schooling Hunter-Under Saddle
*+11. VHSA/BHSA Eq. on the Flat
(Will Split if entries warrant)
12. VHSA/BHSA Child/Adult Eq. Fences 2’6” or 3’
*+13. Children’s/Adult-Over Fences (2’6” or 3’)
*+14. Children’s/Adult-Over Fences (2’6” or 3’)
*+15. Children’s/Adult-Under Saddle
*+16. Working Hunter-Over Fences (3’)
*+17. Working Hunter-Over Fences (3’)
*+18. Working Hunter-Under Saddle
*+19. VHSA/BHSA Associate Pony Equitation
*+20. Pony Hunter-Over Fences (2’, 2’3”, 2’6”)
*+21. Pony Hunter-Over Fences (2’, 2’3”, 2’6”)
*+22. Pony Hunter-Under Saddle
*+23. Junior/Adult Pleasure Horse-Walk Trot
*+24. Junior/Adult Pleasure Horse-GAYP
*+25. Junior/Adult Pleasure Horse-Under Saddle
*+26. Pleasure Pony-Walk/Trot
*+27. Pleasure Pony-Go As You Please
*+28. Pleasure Pony-Walk/Trot/Canter