Saturday 6th February 2021
Equestrian Organiser and Chief Horse Steward
The Equestrian entry gate is situated between the Main Showground entry and the Paparoa War Memorial Hall. Once inside the gate you simply follow the signs to the car/float area.
PARKING (Competitors Only)
Please park your trucks, floats, trailers in the designated areas.
Camping available free for Friday night but gate admission fee is payable for Saturday.
Entries will close on 26th January 2021
Late entries will be accepted on Showday until 8.45am, ringside.
Entry Fees $9.50 per class (RAS levy included). NKAA members only $8.00 per class. Leisure Ring entries on the day at the Leisure Ring. Harness Ring Block Entry $25.00 per horse/pony
5 or more entries - full payout and a 4th ribbon.
3 entries pay 2nd and 3rd prize money and a 3rd ribbon.
2 entries or less - ½ prize money.
Leisure Ring only awards ribbons.·
HEALTH & SAFETY INFORMATION
All competitors must comply with the terms of the Health and Safety Act 1992 and its subsequent amendments as well as the Equestrian Rules for RAS Affiliated Shows (go to www.ras.org.nz). The North Kaipara Agricultural Association will not accept responsibility in any claim from any person resulting from non-compliance with the Health and Safety Act or RAS Rules.
All riders and competitors must follow the instructions of Stewards and Officials. Competitors are responsible for ensuring animals are kept under control at all times. The North Kaipara Agricultural Association reserves the right to order immediate removal from the Showground of any animal it considers dangerous, unruly or unmanageable.
Signing of entry form means the competitor will comply with all H & S regulations
THINGS TO BE AWARE OF
· The Committee reserves the right to amalgamate classes if insufficient entries.
Equestrian classes (except Leisure Ring) Number holders to be worn.
Your allocated Exhibit numbers will be available on Showday, if not previously notified (Please bring your own numbers 1-10).
· If horse accommodation is required Friday and/or Saturday night please contact Jeannette Caldwell. Reserved for out of area competitors only. Pens $10.00 per horse. Limited number of pens available. Camping and horse pens available Friday night but gate admission fee is payable for Saturday. Saturday night horse accommodation available.
· Trophies remain with the Show.
· Height certificates and Performance card must be carried in ring or available immediately on request, before any prizes will be awarded.
· Equestrian Competitors and Junior Riders please see new rules passed at RAS AGM. 2015 about age change. Rule Books available on request from RAS Head Office Canterbury or on the website www.ras.org.nz.
· All showing classes qualifying for HOY are run under RAS Rules.
· Entries on day for Pleasure Horse Ring at their ringside. Late entries will be accepted with Chief Horse Steward, ringside Ring 1, for other classes, late new entry 50% penalty fee, before start of competition. If already entered competitor wants to enter extra classes fee is 25% per class late fee.
· Registered Classes must have photo copy of Registration Papers with entries.
· Scratchings less 20% upon receipt of Doctor or veterinarian certificate.
Prepaid catalogues MUST be collected from Ring 1 - Some non-ordered copies may be available
Northgate Lodge Supreme Ridden Exhibit, Garland.
NKAA expects that from the time of producing this Schedule until Show day that additional sponsors will present themselves. All sponsors will be acknowledged publicly in various ways during and after the Show.
Files coming soon.