Coloured Ridden Native/Cob/Traditional Pony Stallion, mare or gelding up to & including 148cm
TGCA will host the Horse of the Year Show qualifier for the Coloured Native Ridden Traditional Pony of the Year. This is an additional qualifier for the traditional animal in 2017 and therefore does not affect the number of animals qualifying in any other section. Other sections will remain with the same number of qualifiers as in 2016, please see the full list of qualifiers on the HOYS website http://hoys.co.uk/competitor-zone/showing-qualifiers/coloured-horse-and-pony-year-sponsored-chaps-uk/
COLOURED HORSE & PONY OF THE YEAR - HORSE OF THE YEAR SHOW QUALIFIERS
These classes are qualifying classes for Horse of the Year Show, NEC, Birmingham, 4th – 8th October 2017. This competition is open to mares, geldings and CHAPS (UK) graded stallions, four years old or over, to be registered in, and complying with the showing requirements of, the main body of the stud books of the Coloured Horse and Pony Society CHAPS (UK) or the Traditional Gypsy Cob Association (TGCA). Stallions are required to wear stallion discs in order to compete. All Riders and owners must be Members of either the Coloured Horse and Pony Society, The Showing Register or the Traditional Gypsy Cob Association.
For height restricted exhibits a valid JMB number must have been lodged with the respective society. These classes will be run in accordance with the general rules as set out in the HOYS rule book. Animals must be black and white or white and any other colour with a patch of naturally occurring white coat above the level of the stifle or elbow, excluding any face markings. Any white marking below this does not qualify. Manes and tails may also be white or have white in them. Solid colours, appaloosa or spotted animals with belly markings do not qualify. No spurs when ridden by a junior rider or by any rider competing in the pony sections Native/Cob/Trad not exceeding 148cms). Qualification will not pass below 5th place.
Marks must be awarded in the following way:
- Ride, Manners, Way of Going - 50 maximum
- Conformation and Type - 50 maximum
In the case of equality, the horse with the highest ride/performance mark will be deemed the winner. If there still be equality at this point, then the Judge's decision will be final. Qualification will be verified by the Horse of the Year Show office.
HOYS CLASS 56
ENTRIES £18.00 PLUS £12 HOYS LEVY = £30
Please use the HORSE OF THE YEAR official entry form which is located on the TGCA Website www.tgca.co.uk
NO entries on the Day will be accepted for this class
Failure to comply with any of the rules will result in the forfeit of the qualifying place.
All Entries for class 56 HOYS CLASS must have registered online with Grandstand Media for their Grandstand User ID number, prior to making a class entry