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NEXT SHOW - SATURDAY 1ST FEBRUARY 2020

Equestrian - Competitor Information

Equestrian Organiser and Chief Horse Steward

Jeannette Caldwell Cell 027 308 2079 Email caldwell-theabbey@xtra.co.nz


VENUE
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 AVAILABILITY
Camping available free for Friday night but gate admission fee is payable for Saturday. 


ENTRIES

Entries will close on 26th January 2020

Late entries will be accepted on Showday until 8.45am, ringside.

FEES

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

PRIZE MONEY

1st $16.50 

2nd $13.00 

3rd  $9.50 

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 


SPONSORS

Northgate Lodge Supreme Ridden Exhibit, Garland.


ADDITIONAL SPONSORS

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. If you, or anyone else that you know would like to sponsor equestrian events please contact Equestrian Organiser Jeannette Caldwell. 

Gate Fees

Adults - $10,

Children - $5 per child for first two children. All others are free.

All Under 5's - Free.

NKAA Members - Free
(click HERE for Membership Info)

DOWNLOAD EQUESTRIAN ENTRY FORM & SCHEDULE

Send your entries to the Equestrian Organiser only: Jeannette Caldwell 

Post to 137 Monk Rd, Mangapai, RD 8, Whangarei 0178 

Email to caldwell-theabbey@xtra.co.nz

Phone 09 432 2868, 027 308 2079 

EQUESTRIAN ENTRY FORM 2020 (pdf)

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Equestrian Schedule 2020 (pdf)

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