HEAVY & SHIRE HORSES

Secretary / Ceri Pleavin

shires@caerwys-show.org.uk

Download an entry form here

HEAVY HORSES (excluding Shires)

On the day, please take the RED route to show field.

Judging at 9:45am in the Main Ring

Judge: Mr John Whittaker

Steward: Annie Lloyd

Entry Fee: £5.00 

Prizes:

1st £40  2nd £35 3rd £30 4th £25 5th £20

Class:

HH1 Any other breed of Heavy Horse, one year old and over.

SHIRE HORSES

On the day, please take the RED route to show field.

Affiliated to the Shire Horse Society

Judging at 10:00am in the Main Ring

Judge: Mr John Whittaker

Steward: Annie Lloyd

Entry Fee: £5.00 

Prizes:

1st £40  2nd £35 3rd £30 4th £25 5th £20

Classes:

SH1 Gelding (3 years old and over)

SH2 Barren Mare (3 years old and over)

SH3 Yearling (colt, filly or gelding)

SH4 2 year olds (colt, filly or gelding)

SH5 Brood Mare with own foal at foot

SH6 Foal (colt or filly)

SH7 Neatest and cleanest 

Junior Champion

Overall Champion

SH8 Trade turnouts 

Would all turnout exhibitors please provide commentary notes.

All exhibitors are respectfully requested to attend the Grand Parade in the Main Ring at 3:00pm. Only the Section Supreme Champions will be presented with their respective trophies in the Main Ring.  All other class Champions will receive their trophies & prize money from the Cattle Secretary after the Grand Parade. 

Trophies & Special Prizes

Championship

The W. S. Coffey Rose Bowl will be awarded to the Champion Shire Horse together with a cash prize of £50.

The Overall Champion will be awarded a cash prize of £50.  The Reserve Overall Champion will be awarded a cash prize of £25, sponsored by Mr A J and Mrs S J Pleavin.

The W. J. Davies Cup kindly presented by the late Mr W. J. Davies, Garreg Farm, Whitford will be awarded to the Junior Champion, together with a cash prize of £40.

Special Prizes

The Shire Horse Society offers a Silver Spoon and rosette for the best mare or filly subject to the special conditions on offer.

The R. Jones Kinsale Memorial Trophy for the best foal, together with a cash prize of £40 , sponsored by Mrs Vicky Jones.

The Piccadilly Challenge Cup, together with a cash prize of £40 for the winner of Class SH1. 

The A. & D. Tomlinson Trophy will be awarded to the Best Plaited Shire together with a cash prize of £40.

The Elfed Bartley Perpetual Trophy for the Champion Turnout.

The Edward Woodcock Perpetual Trophy for the Best Pair of Shires together with a cash prize of £40.

Travelling grant for all Heavy Horse / Shire Horse 

Agricultural or Trade Turnouts

In addition to the normal prize money, a travelling grant of £50 will be paid to each Heavy Horse / Shire Horse Turnout that appears in the main ring at Caerwys Show in 2022.