Horseware National Hunter Trial Qualifiers

SUNDAY, 2ND SEPTEMBER 2018
£38.00

Hunter Trials are a real test of horse and rider partnership, competitors take on the full BE standard Cross Country course. This is held over Eland Lodge’s undulating terrain which runs through grassland and woodland. Great for riders of all abilities, classes range from 70cm – 1m and also include a pairs class.

Hunter Trials are a real test of horse and rider partnership, competitors take on the full BE standard Cross Country course. This is held over Eland Lodge’s undulating terrain which runs through grassland and woodland. Great for riders of all abilities, classes range from 70cm – 1m and also include a pairs class. All of our Hunter Trials are qualifiers for the Horseware Hunter Trials National Series. The series culminates in the Horseware Ireland National Hunter Trials Championship Finals, which are held at Eland Lodge on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th September 2018.

Class 1: 70cm
Fences: Max. height 70cm (approx. 2’3”)
Speed: 420mpm
Flag Colour - Blue
Entry Fee: £38

Class 2: 80cm
Fences: Max. height 80cm (approx. 2’7”)
Speed: 435mpm
Flag Colour - Purple
Entry Fee: £38

Class 3: 80cm Pairs
Fences: Max. height 80cm (approx.. 2’7”)
Speed: 435mpm
Flag Colour - Purple
Entry Fee: £56

Class 4: 90cm
Fences: Max. height 90cm (approx. 2’11”)
Speed: 450mpm
Flag Colour - Orange
Entry Fee: £38

Class 5: 1m
Fences: Max. height 1m (approx. 3’3”)
Speed: 475mpm
Flag Colour - Pink
Entry Fee: £38

Entry Fee: 

  • Classes 1, 2, 4, & 5 £38 
  • Class 3 £56

Format

  • There will be an undisclosed optimum time in each class
  • The winner will be the rider with the least number of jumping penalties who is closest to the optimum time
  • Certain fences on the Cross Country course may have a black flag option (alternative) but these will attract time or penalty points. These will be clearly marked.

Rules

  • Qualifiers are held under British Eventing Cross Country Rules, with the exception that NO WATCHES ARE ALLOWED.
  • No horse or pony entered in the competition is allowed to school over the Cross Country course for one full week before the event.
  • Please see our competition and site rules, and health, safety and legal information.

What to Wear

  • Appropriate cross country competition wear must be worn
  • You must wear an up to standard peakless Hat (as per British Eventing Rules)
  • You must wear an up to standard Body Protector. If an Air Jacket is worn, this must be worn over a standard Body Protector.
  • You will need to provide your own number bib (a limited supply will be available to purchase in our shop on the day)

Rosettes & Prizes
Rosettes and prize vouchers are awarded up to 6th place, dependent on the number of entries per class. Classes may be split into sections.

Pairs Class Dressing Fence: An additional prize is awarded in the 80cm Pairs class, judged on the competitors’ style and togetherness at the dressing fence. This will not affect the overall result.

Times
Start times will be published 48 hours before the event and will be available on this event page.

Declaring
Competitors are to declare at the show secretary’s tent to collect their numbers before entering the warm up arena.

Cancellation & Withdrawals

£38.00