All riders and owners must be current
financial members of EA at the time of
entry and on the day of the show or have
taken up the Barastoc Insurance option.
Refer Section 7 in Conditions of entry.
All horses (Classes 77 - 83) must be
registered with EA.
Stallions not eligible.
Competitors in this Section are not
eligible for Section 20 (Open saddle) or
section 16 (Newcomer Horses) but may
compete in owner rider.
The age of the rider will be as on the
first day of the Show.
Show Hunters are Ponies, Galloways and
Hacks with more substance than the
modern Riding Pony and Show Hack but
still maintaining quality. They are
expected to move freely at all paces.
Show Hunters may at any time be expected
to gallop for the Judge. In classes 77
and 78 this will only be asked for
individually, but may be asked for
collectively during both preliminary and
final judging in classes 79 - 83
inclusive. Show Hunters are not expected
The turnout for Show Hunters is more
subdued than that of Show Pony and Hack
classes. There should be no coloured
browbands on horses or ponies, or multi
coloured hair ribbons and flowers on
child riders. Junior riders in classes
73, 74 should not wear top boots.
Hunting attire is acceptable in the
larger horse classes and formal hunting
attire is welcomed in the finals in the
The winner of classes (77, 78, 79, 81,
82, 83) will receive a voucher valued at
$150 and Trophy Rug donated by Mal Byrne
Master Saddler, sash and garland.
The reserves of classes (77, 78, 79,
81, 82, 83) will receive a voucher
valued at $60 donated by Mal Byrne
Master Saddler and sash
All finalists: will receive a