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Class 16A: Sport Ponies

2022 SPORTPONY STARSEARCH CHAMPIONSHIPS

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In order to qualify to compete at the 2022 Royal Sportpony Starsearch a pony must compete and qualify at a listed 2022 qualifier show.

*The first place in each of the 6 in hand classes are eligible to enter to qualify for the SPORTPONY STARSEARCH CHALLENGE CUP, held at the Royal Winter Fair in November 2022.

*Both under saddle classes also qualify for each respective class. Ponies MUST measure 14.2 hands or under. Passport and registration are not necessary to participate, nor must the pony be a registered sportpony. All sportpony type ponies are eligible to enter qualifying shows if they meet that shows’ rules.

*Adults CAN ride a pony. Stallions may NOT be handled or ridden by children at the Royal Winter Fair, but may be at the qualifying shows discretion.

*If the first place pony has already qualified at a previous show in 2022 then the second place pony becomes the qualifier. Once qualified a pony may still show at any of the qualifying shows but may only qualify once in 2022.

*To compete in the 2022 Sportpony Finals at the Royal an entry MUST be made prior to the closing date and accepted by the Royal entry department. See www.royalfair.org for entry forms, closing dates, rules & regulations.

*Ponies qualifying after the Royal closing dates MUST submit a completed Royal entry form before the Royal entry closing date. If these entries are not qualified at the late shows the entry will be returned and no entry money will be charged. Due to late entries being sent this rule will be STRICTLY ENFORCED BY THE ROYAL. **ALL PONIES MUST BE ENTERED BY THE ROYAL SPORTPONY CLOSING DATE.

The SPORTPONY STARSEARCH CHAMPIONSHIP prize money and cooler are sponsored by DENWORTH EQUINE MANAGMENT. The winner will be awarded the perpetual MORTON SPORTPONY CHALLENGE CUP and a silver keeper plate sponsored by MORTON STABLES.

For information please contact Sportpony committee chairman Darlene Morton info@mortonstables.com

CLASSES MAY NOT BE COMBINED

Sections:

1.

Foal of Current year Prizes: 1st: $12, 2nd: $8, 3rd: $6, others: $4

2.

Yearling, Colt, Filly or Gelding Prizes: 1st: $12, 2nd: $8, 3rd: $6, others: $4

3.

Two year old Colt, Filly or Gelding Prizes: 1st: $12, 2nd: $8, 3rd: $6, others: $4

4.

Three & over Mare Prizes: 1st: $12, 2nd: $8, 3rd: $6, others: $4

5.

Three & over Gelding Prizes: 1st: $12, 2nd: $8, 3rd: $6, others: $4

6.

Three & over Stallion. Prizes: 1st: $12, 2nd: $8, 3rd: $6, others: $4

7.

Hunter suitability under saddle. Three years & over mare, stallion or gelding. Prizes: 1st: $15, 2nd: $12, 3rd: $10, 4th: $8, others: $5

8.

Dressage suitability under saddle. Three years & over mare, stallion or gelding. Prizes: 1st: $15, 2nd: $12, 3rd: $10, 4th: $8, others: $5