Noonamah Horse and Pony Club
Freds Pass Rural Show 2017 – Pony Club Rings – Rules and Regulations
To compete in the Pony Club Ring, riders must be current riding members of a recognised Pony Club.
Proof of membership must be presented upon request.
ENTRY FEES: Pony Club Ring Events – $25.00
Sub Junior Ring Events – $25.00
Lead Rein Ring Events – $25.00
ENTRY – entry form via nominate – www.nominate.com.au
CLOSING DATE – 8TH MAY 2017
AGE: Is as on the day of Competition
LIABILITY: All persons competing do so at their own risk. Whilst horses are on the reserve, feeding and watering Is the responsibility of the owner. A veterinary Inspection may be carried out at any time. Any exhibit showing signs of having any contagious disease will be removed at the owner’s expense.
ATIRE: FULL Pony Club Dress uniform (i.e. fawn/beige jodhpurs; (gloves optional); shirt – with collar and long sleeves; tie as per competitors club tie; Pony Club saddle blanket, approved safety helmet, waistcoats or jackets. Plaiting is advised – but not compulsory. All junior pony club riders (under 17 yrs) must wear short jodhpur boots in competition
LEAD REIN CLASSES: Riders must compete In Lead Rein Classes only and must remain on lead rein at all times. They may not swap around. Those leading in this ring must be 17 years or older.
PROTESTS: Any protest must be made in writing within 30 minutes of the Incident and to be submitted to Ringmaster. Protests must be accompanied by a non-refundable fee of $50. The disputes committee ruling will be final.
DISBUTES COMMITTEE: Brian Davidge , Sophie Cleveland
CONDUCT: Pony Club riders are expected to adhere to PC code of conduct, particularly in the Interest of safety all riders MUST precede at walk at all times outside the arena.
PLEASURE MOUNTS: Plain snaffle bridle, cavesson noseband only. No other sort of noseband permitted. No whips, spurs or martingales allowed.
CHAMPIONSHIPS: *Denotes class winner eligible for relevant championship. Second place getters to be on standby for judging of Reserve Champion.
HELMETS: At all Pony Club run events (including Pony Club Junior Ring) competitors must be compliant with Pony Club Association of The Northern Territory policies, procedures and rules
MEASURING: Is not required in the Pony Club ring – however, a horse must compete in same height classes throughout the year.
EVENT RULES :- This event is hosted by NHPC, and run under Pony Club Association of The Northern Territory- Handbook of Bylaws, SunSmart Policy and Gear Rules. It is the responsibility of all members and participants to familiarise themselves with the governing Rules.