Wednesday, August 26, 2015

2015 Fall Trophy Series Schooling Show Premium and Schedule

The premium and entry form for the J6 Fall Trophy Series English/Western Schooling Shows are available here.  Show dates are September 5th, October 3rd and December 5th with signup beginning at 9:00am. Entry fees are only $10 per class ($8/class for Saddle Club Members) and an arena fee of $5 per horse.

Both the English and Stockseat classes are set up by experience/ability level rather than age divisions. These include Leadline, Novice Horse and Novice, Intermediate and Open/Advanced rider/handler.

Description of divisions:

Leadline: Any age rider, under saddle with reins, while kept on a lead with a handler. Walk/Trot.

Novice Horse: Any age horse, shown in a snaffle or curb, who is not yet ready to canter with a group of horses. Walk/Trot ONLY. Horse MAY NOT cross enter into canter classes. Trot poles.

Novice Rider: Any age rider, under saddle, who is not yet ready to canter with a group of horses. Walk/Trot ONLY. Rider MAY NOT cross enter into canter classes. Trot poles.

Intermediate: Rider and Horse have basic understanding of walk/trot/canter. Can maintain control while cantering in a group. Canter departs from trot, maybe walk. Simple changes of lead. Lengthening of gait in walk and trot/jog. Cross rails and fences up to 18”.

Open/Advanced: Rider and Horse have strong understanding of walk/trot/canter. Very comfortable cantering in a group. Canter departs from halt and walk, flying changes of lead. Lengthening and collecting of all paces. Fences 2’-2’6” including oxers.

Schooling shows are a great way to get a taste of the show ring, have fun with your horse and friends and expose your horse to new experiences.  All breeds and rider levels are welcome!

If you have any questions email Katherine at WickedGoodSaddleClub@gmail.com or call/text (520) 975-2822.

Link to Premium and Entry