Horses

The Ossory Show 2022.

Horse Classes.


HORSE SECTION

Entry Fee €10 (100% levy will apply for late Entry)

RING 1
JUDGING 10.30 am

MARES AND FOALS
NOTICE

A Horse may compete in more than One Class if eligible.

In the event of insufficient entries in any classes the Society reserves the right to amalgamate classes at the Society’s discretion.

CLASS 128   Irish Draught Mare Registered in the Irish Draught Horse Studbook Class 1 or Class 2 with

foal at foot or covered by a Stallion on the approved list of I.H.R Stallion. Stallion owner

certificate must accompany entry and both green passports and R.I.D. Certificates must be

produced to Steward.

1st €60,  2nd €30,  3rd €20

The Timmy Sullivan Memorial Perpetual Trophy for Champion Irish Draught Brood Mare.

CLASS 129   Colt Foal Progeny of Irish Draught Mare Class By R.I.D Stallion

 1st €30,  2nd €20,  3rd €10

CLASS 130 Filly Foal Progeny of Irish Draught Mare Class By R.I.D Stallion

1st €30,  2nd €20,  3rd €10

CLASS 131 Non T.B. Mare with foal at foot or covered by Registered Stallion (Stallions owners Certificate must accompany entry)

1st €60,  2nd €30,  3rd €20

CLASS 132 Novice Brood Mare. For Mares that have never won a Brood Mare class, with Foal at foot or covered by registered stallion.

1st €30,  2nd €20,  3rd €10

CLASS 133 Colt Foal Progeny of Mare entered in above Brood Mare Classes.

1st  €30,  2nd  €20,  3rd €10

CLASS 134 Filly Foal Progeny of Mare entered in above Brood Mare Classes.

  1st  €30,  2nd  €20,  3rd  €10

 Prizes for Best Foal of Show

Class 135  Stallion Nominations

Entry Fee €10 (100% levy will apply for late Entry)

Premium Mare Classes

All Non T.B Brood Mares I to Entry, but must show in Brood Mare Class.

Winner will have 1st Choice from List of Nominations available on Show Day, 2nd will have 2nd Choice and so on.

NOMINATIONS FOR TOP STALLIONS

Nominations to any of top Stallions of Kedra House,

Stud Value €750.  Owner: Tom Meagher

Nomination to Shanadoah Prince Holly R.I.D.

The Village Stud, Timmy Wilson

ALL NOMINATIONS ARE NOT TRANSFERRABLE AND MUST BE USED WITHIN 12 MONTHS SOME (PART FUNDED)

YOUNG SPORT HORSES

Ring 2

 Entry Fee €10 (100% levy will apply for late Entry)
Judging 10.30 am

CLASS 136 Yearling or Two Year old Colt, Gelding or Filly Eligible For Entry to Irish Draught Register.

  This Class may be divided if enough entries.

1st €50,  2nd €30,  3rd  €20

CLASS 137     Yearling Colt or Gelding

1st €50,  2nd €30,  3rd €20

CLASS 138 Yearling Filly

 1st €50,  2nd €30,  3rd €20

CLASS 139 Two Year old Colt or Gelding

     1st €50,  2nd €30,  3rd  €20

CLASS 140 Two Year old Filly

          1st €50,  2nd €30,  3rd €20

MATT DELANEY MEMORIAL CUP FOR THE BEST TWO-YEAR-OLD COLT GELDING OR FILLY:

KINDLY PRESENTED BY THE DELANEY FAMILY

CLASS 141 Three Year old Gelding

1st €100,  2nd €50,  3rd €30

CLASS 142 Three Year old Filly

1st €75,  2nd €40,  3rd €20

CLASS 143   Best Led Show Cob, Any Age

 1st €60,  2nd €40,  3rd €20

CLASS 144   Best Coloured Horse  1, 2, or 3 year old, likely to make Riding Horse over 153 cms. Turn out will be taken into account.
1st €60 2nd €40 3rd €20

Perpetual Trophy In Memory of The Late Daniel Delahunty M.R.C.V.S.

for the CHAMPION LED HORSE OF THE SHOW

In addition should the Champion Young Horse win its class at R.D.S. Horse Show 2022, Ossory Show will pay a premium of €100 to the Exhibitor at Ossory Show.

Ring 4

RIDDEN CLASSES

Entry Fee €10 (100% levy will apply for late Entry
Judging 12.30 pm

CLASS 145 Ridden Hunter four years old and upward Gelding or Mare

1st €75,  2nd €40,  3rd €20,  4th €20  This class may be divided.

CLASS 146 Small Ridden Hunter Mare or Gelding 4 years and upwards 153 – 158 cm

1st €75, 2nd €40, 3rd €20, 4th €20   Show reserves right to measure.

CLASS 147 Ridden Cob 4 years old and over exceeding 148cms and not exceeding 158cms

1st €75,  2nd €40,  3rd €20,  4th €20

LADIES SIDE SADDLE CLASSES

IN ASSOCIATION WITH  SIDE SADDLE ASSOCIATION OF IRELAND

CLASS 148      Ladies Side Saddle Hunter Class 15.2 & Over

                             1st €75,  2nd €50,  3rd  €30

Champion Ridden Hunter previous 4 classes – Sash and €100

CLASS 149          Junior Side Saddle Hunter  Class under 15.2

                             1st €50,  2nd €30,  3rd €20    Riders Under 20

Irish Side Saddle Association Rosettes will be presented to Winners in above Classes.

RING 4

CLASS 150 Approx. 3 pm

OSSORY SHOW PRESENT

WORKING HUNTER CHAMPIONSHIP

SPECIAL PRIZE FOR BEST SIDE SADDLE COMPETITOR

Entry Fee €10 (100% levy will apply for late Entry)

Prize Fund:  €400

PRIZES 1st €200, 2nd  €100, 3rd €60, 4th €40

The Course:

The course shall consist of 8 to 10 working hunter fences.  It shall have a combination of upright and spread fences and may include a double.  The fences shall be natural in type with copious sensible filling and shall not be easily dislodged.  Only white or rustic poles shall be used.  The fences shall have a maximum height of 1metre and a maximum spread of 0.9metres – 1.06metres.  The course shall be designed to include changes of direction and will be conductive to a smooth and flowing performance.  Except for the double, the remaining fences will not be at related distances, i.e. not less than 6 strides between fences.

JUDGING PHASES:

Phase 1 Jumping:

Each Horse will be required to jump the course.  To be judged 60% for jumping performance (40% for actual jumping and 20% for style and presence).
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Phase 2 Ride:

The judge may ride all horses in all paces, on either or both reins. He may jump the horse over one fence.

Phase 3 Conformation & Movement:

The conformation and movement of the horse in hand will be assessed by the judge.

Note:

  1. A rider may ride several horses in the jumping phase of the competition, but the same rider must ride the horse throughout.
  2. Tack: No brushing boots will be worn in the showing phase.  A running martingale with a snaffle bridle only.  Double bridle may be worn.  The same tack must be worn in all phases.

Marking Scheme:

Phase 1: Jumping 60 marks

Phase 2: Ride 20 marks

Phase 3: Conformation & Movement 20 marks.

Total 100 marks.

Penalties:

  1. 10 marks for pole knocked.
  2. 10 marks for first refusal.
  3. 15 marks for second refusal.
  4. Third Refusal – Elimination
  5. Elimination for a fall of either horse or rider.

Eligibility:

Competing horses should have less  30 S.J.A.I. points.

Horses entered in this class may compete in one of the ridden hunter classes.

Horses must be 4 years old and upward

Horses must be 153cms, or over

Entries to be made direct to Ossory Show

Closing date for entries 15h July 2022

WORKING HUNTER PONIES

RING 4

       Entry Fee €10 (100% levy will apply for late Entry)

Judging  10.30 am

CLASS 151   Lead Rein Working Hunter
Prizes In Kind.

CLASS 152 Open W.H. Cradle Stakes Ponies 123 cms.

Riders under 10 years.

1st €30,  2nd €15,  3rd €10

CLASS 153 Starter Stakes Working Hunter Ponies

Riders under 14 years.

1st €30,  2nd €15,  3rd €10

CLASS 154  143 cms Working Hunter Ponies

Riders under 17 years.

   Sponsored by:  Brown Jewellers Portlaoise

Perpetual Trophy awarded for highest placed member of Laois Hunt Pony Club

1st €30, 2nd €15,  3rd €10

CLASS 155 153 cms Working Hunter Ponies

Riders under 20 years .

1st €30,  2nd €15,  3rd €10

SASH FOR CHAMPION WORKING HUNTER PONY

RIDDEN HUNTER PONIES

RING 4 Judging approx.  12 pm

Entry Fee €10 (100% levy will apply for late Entry)

CLASS 156 Show Hunter Pony Lead Rein. For ponies, mares & geldings 4 years old and over, not exceeding 123 cms, suitable for and to be ridden by riders who have attained their 3rd birthday but not their 8th birthday on 1st January of the current year. Riders in this class may not compete in any other class at the show.

           Sponsored by:  Brown Animal Feeds Portlaoise

1st 2nd 3rd in kind plus Rosette.

CLASS 157 Open Show Hunter Pony First Ridden Class. For ponies, mares & geldings, 4 years old and over, exceeding 123 cms, but not exceeding 133 cms, suitable for and to be ridden by riders who have not attained their 12th birthday on 1st January of current year.                         .

1st €30,  2nd  €15, 3rd €10

CLASS 158    Show Hunter Pony Class. For ponies, mares & geldings, 4 years old and over, not exceeding 133 cms. Suitable for and to ridden by riders who have not attained their 14th birthday on 1st January of current year.
1st €30, 2nd €15, 3rd €10

CLASS 159     Show Hunter Pony Class.  For ponies, mares & geldings, 4 years old and over, exceeding 133 cms, but not exceeding 153cms, suitable for and to be ridden by riders who have not attained their 20th birthday on 1st January of the current year.

1st €30,  2nd €15,  3rd €10

EQUITATION CLASS

CLASS 160 Local Pony ridden by child any age.

Prizes in kind. Trophy to the winner plus Rosettes to all competitors.

This class may be divided on day, at discretion of Judges.

                         Marks to be given 80% as to how the rider shows his or her Pony.

20% Conformation.

Sponsored By: Carrolls Quarry, Castletown

PRIZES IN KIND.

Perpetual Cup In Memory of the late George Roe for Best Laois Hunt Pony Club Member in this Class.

RING 3

Entry Fee €10 (100% levy will apply for late Entry)

BREEDING & YOUNG STOCK PONIES

Judging 11.30 am

CLASS 161      One Year Old Colt, Gelding or Filly.

1st €30,  2nd €15,  3rd €10

CLASS 162      2 or 3 Year Old Pony to be Led.

1st €30,  2nd €15,  3rd €10

CLASS 163    Welsh Pony to be Led.

Rosette & Prizes in kind.

CLASS 164       Pony Brood Mare. For Brood Mares 3 years & over, not exceeding 153 cms.

 In foal or with foal at foot, by Pony Stallion.

1st €30,  2nd €15,  3rd €10

CLASS  165 Foals, produce of Mares in previous Class. Sire to be named.

Foals to be led.

1st €30,  2nd €15,  3rd €10

                        Cup & Sash presented by Campion Family, Kyle, Rathdowney, for Champion Pony in previous 4 classes.

In Memory of the late Kathleen Campion

MINIATURE HORSE

Entry Fee €10 (100% levy will apply for late Entry)

Judging Approx. 3 pm

CLASS  166 Miniature 1, 2, & 3 year old Colt, Filly or Gelding

 1st €30,  2nd €20,  3rd €10

CLASS  167 Miniature Brood Mare with or without Foal at foot not exceeding 34’’ at Withers.

Rosette for Best Foal.

CLASS 168 Miniature Mare or Gelding, 4 years or above not exceeding 34” at Withers.

1st €30,  2nd €20,  3rd €10

CLASS  169 Miniature Stallion 3 years & upwards not exceeding 34” at Withers.

 Prizes 1st €40 2nd €30 3rd €20

CLASS  170 Best Foal, Colt or Filly.

 1st €30 2nd €20 €10

DRIVING CLASS
Approx. 2 pm

CLASS 171 Open Driving Class, Open to Horses & Ponies.

Traps, Carriages etc.

1st €50,  2nd €30,  3rd €20

DONKEYS

Entry Fee: €7

CLASS 172 Best Donkey, Any Age

1st €25 2nd €15  €10

MOUNTED GAMES ASSOCIATION IRELAND

AT OSSORY SHOW

Further Details:  Fiona O Connor Secretary  glenbeg@hotmail.com

Jerome O Connor Chairman oconnorjerome62@gmail.com