3-year-old Loose Jumping Competition

Kindly Sponsored by Fernhill Sport Horses and Francis Derwin International

NOW CLOSED

Entry Fee

€30.00 per horse. Download Application from www.irishbreedersclassic.comPlease send applications back to irishbreedersclassic2020@gmail.com by the 30th of July 2020.  Payment to be sent to the Irish Breeders Classic, bank details below: BIC: AIBKIE2D IBAN: IE27AIBK93364314267079.  Payment details should include details of horse name/owner.

No late entries or entries on the day will be accepted.

Rules

The judges will qualify a maximum of 15 horses. Should any qualified horse withdraw from this class; a reserve horse from the qualifying venue will be invited to compete at the Final. Any owner who has not entered and paid for their animal by 30th July @ 5pm will automatically be replaced by a reserve horse. It is the responsibility of the owner to enter their animal by the due date for the qualifier. Selection or non-selection of horses at each venue is totally at the judges’ discretion. Horse Passports must be available for inspection by judges at the qualifiers and the Final. In the interest of safety in the collecting rings at the Show, stallions will compete first. Owners are advised to ensure that their entry is presented by a competent handler and appropriately tacked with a bridle and bit. This class will run as per a specific drawn order and will be notified of their times before the event.

Tack

Horses to be presented in a Simple Snaffle bit (as defined by FEI rules) and Chiffney (if required). Stallions should be appropriately tacked with an in-hand bridle with bit and a leather lead shank of a minimum length of 12ft. Double bridles are not permitted. No hind boots or bandages permitted.

Qualification

One qualifying venue has been selected, Goresbridge Horse Sales, 13th August 2020.

Top 15 horses will come forward to the Final at the Irish Breeders Classic show.

Judging

  • 20 points – Conformation (Correctness, quality of legs, condition)
  • 30 points – Canter (Correct, elastic, regular through a swinging back, length of stride, balance, self-carriage and lightness)
  • 20 points – Technique (Use of head, neck and shoulders, suppleness of back, open/tight haunches)
  • 20 points – Scope (Ability of horse to jump with upward power and forward direction)
  • 10 points – Reflexes (Quickness of reflexes)
  • 10 points – Attitude (Brain, temperament, train-ability)

Total 110 points Economy of effort in jumping will be rewarded.

No points for un-natural and exaggerated performances.

In the event of a tie, the horse with the highest score for ‘Technique’ will be the winner.

Horses may be called back into the arena to jump a bigger fence before the final adjudication at the judge’s discretion.

Fences

A ‘Grid’ consisting of three obstacles will be provided.

Prize Fund

€2,500

 

Irish 4-year-old Judged Championship Competition

Kindly Sponsored by Castlefield Farm

The global entry fee per horse is €100.00, via SJI Live, stable not compulsory and not included.

Closing date is Friday, 21st August 2020.

The global entry fee includes 2 judged rounds over 2 days and final.

The top 10 selected horses from each day will go through to the final.

Full entry fee is required at time of entry.

Closing time will be strictly adhered to with a €50 supplement being charged on late entries.

No substitutions of horses are allowed.

All classes will be run as per SJI rules.

All horses are welcome to compete in 2 rounds over 2 days.

THIS CLASS IS OPEN TO RIDERS OF ANY NATION AND HORSES OF ANY BREED OR COUNTRY OF BIRTH.

Prize fund for the Irish 4-year-old Championship Competition

€4,000

 

5 & 6-year-old Irish Breeders Classic Competition

The global entry fee per horse is €260, via SJI Live.  This does NOT include stabling, please contact info@barnadownshowjumping.ie for stabling.

Closing date is Friday, 21st August 2020.

Full entry fee is required at time of entry.  €150 will be refunded should a horse be withdrawn.

Closing time will be strictly adhered to with a €50 supplement being charged on late entries.

No substitutions of horses are allowed.

All classes will be run as per SJI rules.

Horses must be registered with a studbook recognised by the Irish Department of Agriculture.

All horses must be born in Ireland and have documentation to prove so i.e. Dam, Sire and breeder must be documented in the passport. Breeders address must be in Ireland. Horses born in Ireland without documentation to prove this are ineligible.

All horses must remain on-site for the entire duration of the show.  Any horses leaving the show grounds without permission will be automatically eliminated.

The top 25 horses or all double clears, after two qualifying rounds, will proceed to the Grand Final with the remainder eligible for the Consolation Final.  The Consolation Final – this will be a jump off class but if entries are 40 or more it will be 2-phased special.

Qualifying rounds will consist of one round with a time allowed.  Article 238.1.1.

In the event of an equality of faults, cumulative time and faults over 2 qualifying rounds will decide.

A rider may ride an unlimited amount of horses in the qualifiers.  For the Grand Final a rider may only ride a maximum of 3 horses between the two aged categories.  If a rider has qualified more than 3 horses then only in this case may a rider be substituted to ride a qualified horse in the Grand Final.

Both finals will consist of 1 round and a jump-off in the event of more than one clear round. Article 238.2.2

This class is open to riders of any nation.

Prize fund breakdown for 5- & 6-year old Irish Breeders Classic Competition

Grand Final – €34,000

  • €4,000 of the Grand Final prize fund will be allocated to the breeders of the top 3 placed horses in the Grand Final. Kindly sponsored by Horse Sport Ireland.
  • The Horsemanship prize will be presented to the best produced and ridden horse in the Grand Final.

Consolation Final – €3,000

Approximate fence height

5 y.o’s qualifiers = 1.15m. – 1.20m

5 y.o’s finals = 1.20m. – 1.25m

6 y.o’s qualifiers = 1.20m. – 1.25m

6 y.o’s finals = 1.25m. – 1.30m

 

5 & 6-year-old Non – Irish Competition

The global entry fee per horse is €150, via SJI Live, stable not compulsory and not included.

Closing date is Friday, 21st August 2020.

Full entry fee is required at time of entry. €90 will be refunded should a horse be withdrawn.

Closing time will be strictly adhered to with a €50 supplement being charged on late entries.

No substitutions of horses are allowed.

All classes will be run as per SJI rules.

The top 25 horses or all double clears, after two qualifying rounds, will proceed to the Grand Final.

Qualifying rounds will consist of one round with a time allowed.  Article 238.1.1

In the event of an equality of faults, cumulative time and faults over 2 qualifying rounds will decide.

A rider may ride an unlimited amount of horses in the qualifiers.  For the Grand Final a rider may only ride a maximum of 3 horses between the two aged categories.  If a rider has qualified more than 3 horses then only in this case may a rider be substituted to ride a qualified horse in the Grand Final.

The final will consist of 1 round and a jump-off in the event of more than one clear round. Article 238.2.2

This class is open to riders of any nation.

Prize fund for 5- & 6-year old Non – Irish Competition

Grand Final – Minimum €5,000

Approximate fence height

5 y.o’s qualifiers = 1.15m. – 1.20m

5 y.o’s finals = 1.20m. – 1.25m

6 y.o’s qualifiers = 1.20m. – 1.25m

6 y.o’s finals = 1.25m. – 1.30m

 

7 & 8-year-old Irish Championship Competition

Kindly Sponsored by Oakland Stables

The global entry fee per horse is €200, via SJI Live, stable not compulsory and not included.

Closing date is Friday, 21st August 2020.

This includes 2 qualifying rounds and the relevant final.

Full entry fee is required at time of entry.

€90 will be refunded should a horse be withdrawn.

Closing time will be strictly adhered to with a €50 supplement being charged on late entries.

No substitutions of horses are allowed.

All classes will be run as per SJI rules.

Horses from any country of birth are eligible.

The top 12 placed horses from each day will qualify for the Grand Final with the remainder eligible for the Consolation Final.

Each qualifying round will be run as a 2-phase competition with the 2nd round against the clock.  Article 274.8.5.

A rider may ride an unlimited amount of horses in the qualifiers.  For the Grand Final a rider may only ride a maximum of 3 horses between the two aged categories.  If a rider has qualified more than 3 horses then only in this case may a rider be substituted to ride a qualified horse in the Grand Final.

The Final will consist of 1 round and a jump-off in the event of more than one clear round. Article 238.2.2.

This class is open to riders of any nation.

Prize fund breakdown for 7 & 8-year-old Irish Championship Competition

Grand Final – €10,000

Consolation Final – €2,000

Approximate fence height

7 y.o’s = 1.30m. – 1.35m

8 y.o’s = 1.35m. – 1.40m

 

Grand Prix 1.50m – 1.60m

Kindly Sponsored by Sweet Oak Farms

The entry fee per horse is €100, payable via SJI Live, stable not compulsory and not included.

Closing date is Thursday, 27th August 2020.

Full entry fee is required at time of entry.

Closing time will be strictly adhered to with a €50 supplement being charged on late entries.

Run under Article numbers 273.2.2/273.3.3.1.

This is a two round competition.

Top 25 or all clears return to the second round for the jump off.

Max three horses per rider.

Prize fund for Grand Prix 1.50m – 1.6m

€20,000

Top 3 placed junior/young rider prize

 

Children on Horses Grand Prix

Kindly Sponsored by Mullingar Equestrian Horse Sale – Irish Sport Horse Auctions

The entry fee per horse is €30.00, via SJI Live, stable not compulsory and not included.

Closing date is Thursday, 27th August 2020.

Full entry fee is required at time of entry.

Closing time will be strictly adhered to with a €50 supplement being charged on late entries.

Max three horses per rider.

Prize fund for Children on Horses Grand Prix

€500

Approximate fence height

1.20m