Banwen Miners Hunt - Showing, Working Hunter and In Hand Show

Banwen Miners Hunt Annual Show at Gower Riding Club on the 25th June 2017. Includes S.W.P.A Qualifiers.

Classes 1-6, 8-13, 15-21, 25-31 are qualifiers.

Ring 1 - In Hand - 9.30 am
Judge: Ms K Barton (Ammanford)
£7 A Class
1. Mountain & Moorland (Inc Welsh) - 1,2 or 3 years old
To be registered with

their respective Pure Breed Society Stud Books.
2. Mountain & Moorland( Inc Welsh) 4 year old or over
To be registered with their respective Pure Breed Society Stud Books.
3. Veteran
Horse or Pony. Fifteen years old and over.
4. Coloured
Horse or pony. To include skewbald, piebald, appaloosa, spotted, palomino and dun. Plaited or unplaited.
5. Young Handler, age 4 – 11
Horse or pony. Handlers to have attained their 4th birthday before 1st January 2017 but not to have attained their 11th birthday.
6. Young Handler, age 12 – 18
Horse or pony. Handlers to have attained their 12th birthday before 1st January 2017 but not to have attained their 18th birthday.
In Hand Championship from 1st and 2nd place in classes 1 to 6

Ring 1 - Working Hunter - Not Before 12pm.
Judge: Mr S Jones (Maesteg)
£7 A Class
7. Scared Pants Working Hunter
1ft6 open to lead rein. Riders any age. Riders to be correct size for mount.
8. Novice Working Hunter Pony
1ft6-1ft9 open to lead rein. 153cms and under. Riders to be under 20 as of 1st January 2017. Riders to be correct size for mount.
9. Novice Mountain and Moorland
2ft-2ft3. Open to small and large breeds. Riders to be correct size for mount.
10. Novice Working Hunter/ Horse/ Cob
2ft3-2ft6. To be over 148cms. Open to all ages. Riders to be correct size for mount.
11. Open Working Hunter Pony
2ft6-2ft9. 153cms and under. Riders to be under 20 as of 1st January 2017. Riders to be correct size for mount..
12. Open Mountain and Moorland
2ft6-2ft9. Open to small and large breeds. Riders to be correct size for mount.
13. Open Working Hunter/ Horse/ Cob
3ft-3ft3. To be over 148cms. Open to all ages. Riders to be correct size for mount.
WH Championship 1st and 2nd place from classes 7 to 13.


Showing - Ring 2 (attached to ring 3) - 9.30am
Judge: Mrs P Llewellyn (Cowbridge)
£7 A Class
14. Best Turned Out – Junior
Horse or pony. Lead rein permitted. Riders to be 16 and under as of 1st January 2017.
15. Open Lead Rein
Not exceeding 122cms. Riders not to of attained their 8th birthday before 1st January 2017.
16. Open First Ridden
Not exceeding 122cms. Riders not to of attained their 10th birthday before January 2017.
17. Mountain& Moorland – small breeds
To be registered with their respective Pure Breed Society Stud Books. Riders any age.
18. Mountain& Moorland – large breeds
To be registered with their respective Pure Breed Society Stud Books. Riders any age.
19. Show Pony
Not to exceed 148cms. Riders must be correct age for height of pony they ride:- n/e 128cms, Riders not to have attained their 13th birthday before 1st January 2017. ex 128cms - n/e 138cms, Riders not to have attained their 15th birthday before 1st January,2017. ex 138cms - n/e 148cms, Riders not to have attained their 17th birthday before 1st January 2017.
20. Show Hunter Pony
Not to exceed 153cms. Riders must be correct age for height of animal they ride:- n/e 122cms, Rider not to have attained their 11th birthday before 1st January 2017. ex 122cms - n/e 133cms, Riders not to have attained their 14th birthday before 1st January 2017. ex 133cms - n/e 143cms, Riders not to have attained their 17th birthday before 1st January 2017. ex 143cms - n/e 153cms, Riders not to have attained their 20th birthday before 1st January 2017.
21. Pony Club/Competition Pony
Not exceeding 148cm, may be required to jump a small fence. Riders any age.
22. Family Horse/Pony
To be ridden by two riders with a minimum of 5 years age gap. Snaffle bridle only.
23. Best Horse or Pony Suitable for Hunting
Riders any age. To be correct size for mount.

Showing Championship from 1st and 2nd place in classes 14 to 23

Showing - Ring 3 (attached ring 2) - 9.30am
Judge: Mr R Thomas (Tycroes)
£7 A Class
24. Best Turned Out – Senior
Horse or Pony. Riders to be 16 or over as of 1st January 2017.
25. Ridden Cob
Exceeding 148cms
26. Ridden Hunter, exceeding 148cm
Exceeding 148cms. Riders to have attained their 16th birthday before 1st January 2017.
27. Ridden Coloured
Horse or pony. To include skewbald, piebald, appaloosa, spotted, palomino and dun. Plaited or unplaited.
28. Riding Horse or Hack
Hacks not to exceed 160cms. Riding Horses exceeding 148cms. Riders to have attained their 15th birthday by 1st January 2017.
29. Veteran
Horse or Pony. Fifteen years old and over.
30. Riding Club Horse/Competition Horse
Exceeding 148cm, may be required to jump a small fence. Riders any age.
31. Part Bred, Pure Bred or Anglo Arab
All animals must be registered.
32. Best Side Saddle
Horse or Pony. Riders any age.
33. Part or Pure Bred Irish Draft
To be registered with their respective Breed Society Stud Books.

Showing Championship from 1st and 2nd place in classes 24 to 33

Supreme Championship for all Champions and Reserves to take place in Ring 2- Not before 4.30pm

Novelty Classes Ring 3 –Not before 2.30pm
Judge: Ms K Barton (Ammanford)
£3 a class or all 5 for £12
34. Best Mane and Best Tail
35. Fancy Dress
36. Cleanest Pony/Horse
37. Prettiest Face
38. Pony/Horse judge would like to take home.

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25 June , Sunday 09:00

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