LIGHT HORSES

Secretary / Carol Dean

lighthorse@caerwys-show.org.uk

Download an entry form here

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

Entry fee £6.00 per class. £1.00 for foals. Late entries taken all day, Show Day, at £9.00 per class.  

First aid and security £1.00 per competitor.

AFFILIATED TO EQUIFEST TAKING PLACE AT THE EAST OF ENGLAND SHOWGROUND ON THE  18TH AUGUST – 20th AUGUST 2022 .

The TWO highest exhibits not already qualified in each affiliated class will qualify.

Please see below for EQUIFEST QUALIFYING CLASSES. 

IN HAND SHOWING

Starts at 10. 00 a.m.

Judge: Mrs. P. Wear, Pentref Stud, Anglesey

LH1 Yearling colt, filly or gelding, any height

LH2 2 + 3 year old colt, filly or gelding, any height

LH3 Cob type

LH4 Horse over 14.2hh

LH5 Sports horse

LH6 Coloured horse or pony 

LH7 Pure, Part & Anglo Arabian – Action Tyre Shield

LUNCH BREAK

LH8 Miniature/Falabella any age/any sex

LH9 Mountain Moorland – small

LH10 Mountain Moorland – large

LH11 Part Bred- any age, any height

LH12 Shetland ponies

LH13 Veteran horse or pony – Anthony Spencer Shield

LH14 Local horse or pony within 5 mile radius

CHAMPIONSHIP – first two to compete – trophy and sash

MOUNTAIN AND MOORLAND – IN HAND

Starts 11.00 a.m.

Judge: Mrs. C. Gleave, Anglesey

LH15 Small breed Welsh A & B, Shetland, Dartmoor, Exmoor

LH16 Large breed Welsh C & D, Connemara, New Forest, Highland, Dales and Fell

CHAMPIONSHIP –  1st and 2nd placings – trophies and sash

MOUNTAIN AND MOORLAND  – UNDER SADDLE

Starts after Lunch Break

LH17 Open lead rein riders not to have attained their 9th birthday in current year

LH18 Small breed M & M open ridden, Shetland, Dartmoor, Exmoor, Welsh A & B ponies

4 years and over, rider any age – Cariad Trophy

LH19 Large breed M&M open ridden, Connemara, New Forest, Highlands, Dales, Fells,

Welsh C & D.  Ponies 4 years and over. Rider any age.

CHAMPIONSHIP –  1st and 2nd placings – trophies and sash

RIDDEN SHOWING

Starts at 10.00 a.m.

Judge: Mrs. S. Robbins, Anglesey

LH20 Best turned out  – trophy (including lead rein)

LH21 Best ridden lead rein – trophy

LH22 Best ridden 12.2hh and under – trophy

LH23 Best ridden 14.2hh and under – trophy

LH24 Best ridden veteran horse or pony – trophy

LH25 Best ridden Pure Bred for the Derek Jones Memorial Shield  and Part Bred + Anglo Arabian for the Miss Ellie Cup 

LUNCH BREAK

LH26 Ridden Part Bred – any age, any height

LH27 Best ridden Cob type –open to Traditional & Hogged – trophy

LH28 Best ridden over 14.2hh – CES shield

LH29 Best ridden sport horse – trophy

LH30 Best ridden coloured – shield

LH31 Best ridden local horse or pony – trophy

CHAMPIONSHIP – 1st and 2nd placings – trophy and sash

Supreme Light Horse Championship – Overall

To take place after all Championships

NOVICE SECTION

BLEMISHES NOT TAKEN INTO ACCOUNT 

Starts at 10.00 a.m.

Judge: The Right Honourable Sir Christopher Porter, Burnley, Lancashire 

LH32       Novice lead rein – rider any age

LH33       Novice horse / pony any height – rider any age

LH34       Family pony 14.2hh and under, rider any age

LH35       Family horse 14.2hh and over, rider any age

LH36       Young handler 16yrs and under

CHAMPIONSHIP –  1st and 2nd placings – trophy and sash

RIDDEN HUNTERS / RIDING HORSES

Starts after Lunch Break and not before  2 p.m.

LH37       Open novice hunter

LH38       Open novice riding horse

LH39       Ridden show hunter

LH40       Ridden horse, mare/gelding exceeding 14.2hh but not 15.2hh

LH41       Ridden horse mare/gelding exceeding 15.2hh

CHAMPIONSHIP –  1st and 2nd placings – trophy and sash

WELSH PONIES AND COBS                                           

Starts at 10.00 a.m.

Judge: Vicky Thomas Williams, Llandrillo, Corwen 

Section A Welsh Ponies

LH42 Brood mare and foal – rosette to best foal

LH43 Yearling

LH44 2 and 3 year olds  

LH45 Barren mare or gelding

LH46 Stallion

SECTION CHAMPIONSHIP – 1st and 2nd placings to compete – trophy and sash

Section B Welsh Ponies

LH47 Brood mare and foal – rosette to best foal

LH48 Yearling

LH49 2 and 3 year olds

LH50 Barren mare or gelding

LH51 Stallion

SECTION CHAMPIONSHIP – 1st and 2nd placings to compete – trophy and sash

Section C Welsh Cobs

LH52 Brood mare and foal – rosette to best foal

LH53 Yearling

LH54 2 and 3 year olds

LH55 Barren mare or gelding

LH56 Stallion

SECTION CHAMPIONSHIP – 1st and 2nd placings to compete – trophy and sash

Section D Welsh Cobs

LH57 Brood mare and foal – rosette to best foal

LH58 Yearling

LH59 2 and 3 year olds

LH60 Barren mare or gelding

LH61 Stallion

SECTION CHAMPIONSHIP – 1st and 2nd placings to compete – trophy and sash

WELSH OVERALL SUPREME CHAMPIONSHIP

All section champions and reserve champions to compete for trophy and sash

FANCY DRESS                                                                   

Starts at 3.00 p.m.

LH62 Mounted or Unmounted – Trophy

EQUIFEST QUALIFIERS

EQUIFEST OPEN MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND IN HAND

Open to In Hand Mountain & Moorland ponies registered with their respective Pure Bred Societies of Connemara, Dales, Dartmoor, Exmoor, Fell, Highland, New Forest, Shetland, Welsh A B C D.  Stallion, mare, colt, filly or gelding, any age.

This class may be divided as appropriate from classes LH15 + LH16.

EQUIFEST OPEN RIDDEN MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND 

Open to Mountain & Moorland ponies registered with their respective Pure Bred Societies of Connemara, Dales, Dartmoor, Exmoor, Fell, Highland, New Forest, Shetland, Welsh A B C D. Stallion, mare or gelding, 4 yrs + over, rider any age.

This class may be divided as appropriate from classes LH18 + LH19

EQUIFEST MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND – LEAD REIN

Open to M & M ponies registered with their respective Pure Bred Societies of Dartmoor Exmoor, New Forest, Shetland and Welsh A or B.  Mare or gelding 4 yrs old and over, not exceeding 128cms. Riders not to have attained their 9th birthday before 1st January in the current year. To be led by an attendant and shown in snaffle bridle, lead rein to be attached to the noseband only. From class LH17.

EQUIFEST OPEN  RIDING HORSES from classes LH40 + LH41

Classes may be divided as follows:

Small Riding Horses – mare or gelding, 4 yrs old + over exceeding 148cms but not exceeding 158cms. Riders any age.

Large Riding Horses – mare or gelding, 4 yrs old + over exceeding 158cms . Riders any age.

EQUIFEST RIDING COBS from class LH27

Classes may be divided as follows:

Open Ridden Cob, mare or gelding, 4yrs old & over, exceeding 148cms but not exceeding 155cms. To be shown hogged and trimmed.  Riders any age.

Open Lightweight Ridden Cob, mare or gelding, exceeding 148cms but not exceeding 155cms.  Riders any age.

Open Heavyweight Ridden Cob, mare or gelding, exceeding 148cms but not exceeding 155cms. To be shown hogged and trimmed. Riders any age.

EQUIFEST OPEN RIDDEN PART BREDS

Stallion, mare or gelding, 4yrs + over. Exhibits in this section must be registered in the Part Bred section of their respective Breed Society. Registration numbers must be stated on the entry form.  Horses and ponies will not be ridden at the final. Riders any age. Classes may be divided as appropriate.

From class LH 26

JUNIOR RIDDEN MOUNTAIN & MOORLAND

Mares and geldings 4yrs + over, registered in the respective Pure Bred Stud Books of Connemara, Dales, Dartmoor, Exmoor, Fell, Highland, New Forest, Shetland & Welsh A B C D.  Riders of small breeds not to have attained their 14th birthday before 1st January in the current year.  Riders of Large Breeds not to have attained their 18th birthday before 1st January in the current year.

From classes LH18 + LH19