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Feb
29
Sat
NEDZ Spring Spectacular Showing & Working Hunter Show @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre
Feb 29 – Mar 1 all-day

Category: Showing and Working Hunter
Entry Form: online entries only (link below)
Status: Entries Open (entries close Thursday before at midnight)

Start time: 8am Saturday, 8am Sunday

FREE FOR SPECTATORS TO COME ALONG AND WATCH – WARM CAFE ON FIRST FLOOR!

JUDGES

In hand – John Harvey Brooke-Rankin

Ridden Ponies – Chloe Smallbone

Ridden Horses – Clare Martin

Working Hunter Ponies – Kath Smith
Working Hunter Horses – Elizabeth Willetts

 

 

TSR Showing Finals – This show is a  qualifier for the 2020 TSR  Showing Finals. Qualify and enter ANY of the  Finals Central, East Anglia, North West, North East, South East, South, Wales & South West or Scottish. You Do Not have to be a TSR member to qualify or enter a final. The Rider/Handler qualifies and can enter any horse/pony in any number of Finals!
TSR  Riders Finals  – 1st & 2nd riders qualify and will receive a qualification card in the ring.

TSR  In Hand Finals – The two highest placed Handlers with a TSR In Hand Card will qualify in any In Hand class. Handlers  MUST have their cards signed in the ring by the judge/steward, cards are available FREE from the TSR website.  Full details at http://www.theshowingregister.co.uk/
BSHA Grass Roots Championships – With a TSR qualification flyer you can also enter the BSHA Grass Roots Champs on the 9th Sept at Addington Equestrian Centre – You do not have to be a BSHA member to qualify or enter the final. See http://www.britishshowhorse.org
TSR Medal Awards – TSR members can collect qualification cards & signatures and redeem for a TSR Medal see TSR website for details.

 

1 Entries close on Thursday 27th February, no entries will be accepted on the day

2 Entry numbers, timetables and working hunter drawn orders will be available on our website on Friday 1st February afternoon

3 You must have had an email confirmation from horse monkey straight after you entered. If you have not had this email, your entry may not have gone through and won’t be valid

4. Back numbers need to be collected on the day in the show office which is located upstairs in Tophams cafe

5 STRICTLY no more than ten horses are allowed in the warm up area at one time.

6 the holding area should only be used if you are in the next class and a maximum of 7 horses in this area at one time

7 no spectators are allowed in the warm up area, this is for horses, riders and grooms only

8 class preparation (grooming, chalking) should be done outside, before you come into the warm up arena

9 Hats should be worn at all times in the warm up arena, holding arena and main arena

10 cars must park in the car parking areas when you arrive at the racecourse not in the lorry park. We have parking officials at this show who will guide you.

11 please do not miss your class. It is the competitors responsibility to keep an eye on the ring

12 dogs are welcome but must be kept on a lead and cleaned up after them

13 please leave the lorry park tidy ready for the next day

14 Tophams will be open for food and drink throughout the show

15 the heating will be on in the arena

Please also refer to the Equestrian Centre Terms and Conditions

Please note there is a small error in the schedule – this show does not have any ride judges, due to a lot of novices attending and it being the first show of the season for many.

NEDZ Showing Series

We are thrilled to announce that NEDZ are once again the title sponsors of our Indoor Showing Series. 2020 will see four shows across the season plus a points system – so get the dates in your diary!

  • Nedz Winter Warmer Showing & Working Hunter Show – 1st & 2nd February 2020
  • Nedz Spring Spectacular Showing & Working Hunter Show – 29th February & 1st March 2019
  • Nedz Autumn Spectacular Working Hunter Show – 13th September 2020
  • Nedz Autumn Spectacular Showing Show – 19th & 20th September 2020

This season will also see the start of  the exciting Nedz points awards competition with the overall winner receiving a selection of branded Nedz goodies, alongside a lesson with one of our sponsored riders. Don’t forget to visit the Nedz stand at the shows to find out more about the bedding.

The points system for the competition will be awarded in each class as follows:-

1st – 10 points, 2nd – 8 points, 3rd – 6 points, 4th – 4 points

Horse/pony and rider combinations will be awarded points which will be accumulated at each show that they compete in. A leaderboard will be produced at each show with the overall winner announced at the end of the Nedz Autumn Spectacular Show in September where the winners will be presented with their prize. *Prizes maybe forfeited if they are not collected at the Autumn Spectacular Show.

There will also be section winners from the In Hand, Ridden Ponies, Ridden Horses, Working Hunter Ponies and Working Hunter Horses. Points will be accumulated from each show and the winners from each section will be announced at the end of the Nedz Autumn Spectacular Show

The current leader board after The Winter Warmer Showing & Working Hunter Show 2020 is as follows.

 

IN HAND

Harrison Fewings Craiggochfach braveheart 18
Maisie Brewer Gentle Bay 18
Lily Mclean Rekcilf Voodoo Princess 16
Alicia Houlihan Sunshine Goddess 14
Clare Edwards Royal Jester 111 14
Emily Thornber AJS Stargazer 14
Laura Bailey Dunloughan Cisco 14
Lisa Godfrey Millwillow Ambitious Lady 14
Mark Brierley Joey 12
Ellie Taylor Buddhist punk 10
Gabby Davies Burghwallis tickity Boo 10
Hayley Reynolds Drybarrows Advocate 10
Holly Charnock The Couch Potato 10
Lorna Crosby Treflan Fflach 10
Rachel Swift Haling Park 10
Sarah Gorry LAURELS DA’ LAIRE 10
Stephanie Peto Peasedown Mr Muddle 10
Amy Bolan Starwen Welsh Princess 8
Catherine Beniston Dryfesdale Dundee 8
Kamille Mcgrath Maronwells Heather Honey 6
Joanne Lyon Hillmoor Pretty Boy Floyd 4
Leah Gibbs Fronllan Lilly Grace 4
Olivia Bevan Blackwoodland Meadow 4

RIDDEN PONY

Rachel Birchall Brindlebrook First Lady 18
Evie Carter Caithness Picture Perfect 18
Zara Speakman Puzzletree signature 16
Emily Humphreys Sandfold Vijay 14
Ellie Lamont Tynwydd Pocket Rocket 14
Macey Hall CARRWOOD PHARAOH 14
Harrison Fewings Telynau hotshot 14
Rebecca Orr Rhwngddwyafon cadwgan 10
Leah Gibbs Fronllan Lilly Grace 10
Ellie Morgan Conway Founthill Trudie Two Shoes 10
Ellie Taylor Buddhist punk 10
Emily Holmes Brynseion Montegue 10
Olivia Bevan Blackwoodland Meadow 10
Stephanie Peto Peasedown Mr Muddle 10
Stephanie Peto Loughmore Rebel 10
Rebecca Orr Boothsdale Bethan 8
Holly Mchugh Bengad Christmas Cactus 8
Rachel Hampson Sambuca Big Daddy’s Batchelor Party 8
Harrison Taylor Skellorn Deja Vu 8
Charlotte Brooke-rankin Sorrelcourt Rock Ferry 8
Holly Charnock Menai Castaway 6
Grace Atkinson Pielview Penwyn 6
Joanne Lyon Hillmoor Pretty Boy Floyd 4
Betsy Marriott Barrowby Royal Rein 4
Leanne Mitchell Branchfield Rose 4

RIDDEN HORSE

Lorna Johnson Bunree 18
Esther Lloyd Jones Fiddlers Green Elvis 18
Abbey O’toole-sweeney Kannans Miss Gemini 18
Catherine Wilkinson Maats Charisma 16
Katy Burgess-cox splash million 12
Sophia Lightbown SD Flash Coco 10
Melissa Gardner Burmese Breeze 10
Jo Jack Oh So Fair 10
Freya Metters Redshaw Mr Fox 10
Freya Metters Heathersedge Just A Vision 10
Emily Holland Castors Son 10
Jess Hardiman Comberton Cirrus 10
Daniella Crawley Little Lady 8
Stephanie Grimshaw REDSHAW QUARRYMASTER 8
Melanie Jacques Rupert Darling 8
Jo Jack Comberton Cora 8
Wendy Lomas Edith van de Helle 6
Victoria Thorp Kavanaghs Redhouse Stanley 6
Becky Edge Solitair’s Jack of Diamonds 4
Anthony Nicholas George Gently 4
Tracey Gunning Caleb McLovin 4
Kellie Eden Sunny 4

WORKING HUNTER PONY

Ellie Callwood Kentonwood Island Dun Mist 20
Evie Lake Millwood chico 16
Rebecca Raine Carrownurlaur Johnny 16
Courtney Baldwin QUARALIA 16
Ellie Callwood Batty 16
Joanne Shaw Benuchel Bonheddiges 16
India Richmond – Pinnington Maesmynis tywysoges Edina 14
Harry Clarke Dominus mallum 14
Harrison Taylor lynuck the moneymaker 14
Mia Whittaker Halliwell Sian 10
Lexie Hallwood Waxwing Prince Hal 10
Isabella Kyla-farina Lillybeth Duncan 10
Sophie Howard Murrayhall Diezel 10
Charlotte Brooke-rankin Sorrelcourt Rock Ferry 10
Ella Bryers Dovrich Honey Bee 8
Lara Crisci The Wizz Kid 8
Emma Billington Lagalgarve Peregrine 8
Carly Yates wellbrow minstral 8
Michael Swanson fidleywood marmite 6
Hannah Macgregor Rocco James 6
Emily Mossman Larry 6
Lexie Hallwood Knockadalteen Fox 6
Kellie Eden Otter 4
Jess Hayes Noble Prince Michael 4
Charlotte Clarke Penlangrug one direction 4

WORKING HUNTER HORSE

Katrina Braithwaite Killderry Ronan 20
Leah Haworth Isla 12
Abbey O’toole-sweeney Kannans Miss Gemini 12
Darcey Parr Hamilton ELS 12
Katrina Braithwaite Hollyrock Hector 10
Jess Legge Silken Liberty 10
Jennifer Keepe Redshaw Firecracker 10
Kieran Baslington Lordie 8
Kieran Baslington Ringo 8
Jasmine Hilton Dark heart 8
Katrina Furber Maesmynach High Noon 6
Katie Russell Russell Hegglelane Hillbilly 6
Bethany Humphries Rich Maximus K 4
Elysia Cawood Harley quin 4

Apr
25
Sat
Spring Showing Show @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre
Apr 25 – Apr 26 all-day

Category: Affiliated and Unaffiliated Showing Show

Affiliated to: BSHA, TGCA, CHAPS, BSPS, RoR, SHGB
Entry Form: Coming Soon
Schedule: Coming Soon

Start time: 8am Saturday, 8am Sunday

An exciting new spring show at Aintree. Further details coming soon

 

Jun
19
Fri
The Aintree National Show – Dressage, Showing and Working Hunter
Jun 19 – Jun 21 all-day

 The next Aintree National Show will be held on the 19th – 21st June 2020.

CONFIRMED JUDGES SO FAR…

SATURDAY 20th JUNE

Ring 1

In Hand Hunters                                        tbc

RIHS Ridden Hunters                             Conformation – tbc                     Ride – Miss S Chapman (Powys)

Sports Horses                                             Conformation – Mrs R Hargreaves (Lancashire)

Hack and Riding Horse Breeding           Conformation – Mrs R Hargreaves (Lancashire)

Ring 2

Cobs                                                             Conformation – tbc             Ride – Miss O Edmondson (Manchester)

Hacks                                                           Conformation –  tbc            Ride – Miss O Edmondson (Manchester)

Riding Horses                                            Conformation – tbc              Ride – Miss O Edmondson (Manchester)

Ring 3

Working Hunter (Horses)                       Conformation – tbc              Ride – tbc

Novice and Open Working Show Horse Conformation – tbc            Ride – tbc

Ring 4

Unaffiliated Working Hunter Conformation – tbc

Coloured Working Hunter Pony/Horse Conformation – tbc

RoR Challenge Conformation – tbc

Ring 5 sponsored by Goffs Uk

Retrained Racehorses Conformation – tbc                                              Ride – Mrs D Bamonte

Ring 6 sponsored by Manor Grange Stud

Irish Draughts Ridden Conformation  & Ride – tbc

Irish Draughts In Hand Conformation – tbc

Side Saddle Conformation – tbc

Ring 7

Coloured Horses and Ponies Conformation – Mr D Park (Lancashire)

HOYS Coloureds Conformation – Mr D Walker (Wales) Ride – Miss M Bowling (Lancashire)

Ring 8

In Hand Welsh Ponies Conformation – Mrs S Chamberlain

Mixed M and M In Hand Conformation – Mrs S Chamberlain

In Hand Pony Breeding Conformation – Mrs S Chamberlain

Miniature Horse Breeds Conformation – Mrs S Chamberlain

 

 

SUNDAY 21st JUNE

Ring 1

Ridden Part Breds Conformation – Miss V Shepley (Lancashire)

BSPS Show Ponies  Conformation – Miss V Shepley (Lancashire)

BSPS Show Hunter Ponies    Conformation – Miss V Shepley (Lancashire)

Ring 2

Novice Heritage Conformation – Mrs P Potter (Lancashire)

Mini Novice Heritage Conformation – Mrs P Potter (Lancashire)

Open Heritage Conformation – Mrs P Potter (Lancashire)

Heritage Young Riders Conformation – Mrs P Potter (Lancashire)

Ring 3

WHP Training Stakes Conformation – tbc

Novice Working Hunter Pony Conformation – tbc

Mini Novice Working Hunter Pony Conformation – tbc

Open Working Hunter Pony Conformation – tbc

Ring 4

Heritage Training Stakes Conformation – tbc

Novice Heritage Conformation – tbc

Open Heritage Conformation – tbc

Ring 5 sponsored by Goffs Uk

Retrained Racehorses Conformation – Mrs S Chamberlain (conformation)    Ride – Mrs D Bamonte

Ring 6 sponsored by Manor Grange Stud

Side Saddle Conformation – tbc

Ring 7 –

OLYMPIA Senior Showing 1st Rounds Conformation – tbc

OLYMPIA Senior Showing 2nd Rounds Conformation – tbc

Ring 8

Arabs Conformation – tbc

Ring 9 

Traditional Gypsy Cobs Conformation – Mr K Baskeyfield (Derbyshire)

Shetland Ponies Conformation – tbc

FULL SCHEDULE WILL BE AVAILABLE IN APRIL

 Showing Entries Close on Monday 15th June

Dressage Entries Close on Monday 15th June

As per our Terms & Conditions, all horses/ponies attending Aintree Equestrian Centre events must be fully up to date with annual vaccinations against Equine Influenza. They must also be 6 days clear of any vaccination and may attend on the 7th day. Please ensure passports are available for inspection.

IMPORTANT UPDATE RE VACCINATION REQUIREMENTS – Vaccination requirements for stabling are constantly under review, as per BHA guidelines. At present the requirement is for all horses/ponies entering the stables to have had a booster  vaccination for Equine Influenza in the 9 months prior to arriving. Any change to this policy will be posted on our website as soon as it becomes known to us. Your co-operation and understanding is appreciated. 

 


 

Jul
10
Fri
Summer Amateur BS (Cat 1) 3 Day Show – Indoors @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre
Jul 10 – Jul 12 all-day
Summer Amateur BS (Cat 1) 3 Day Show - Indoors @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre

Date for your diary – There aren’t many Amateur stay away shows in the Summer!
10th, 11th & 12th July 2020
Summer Amateur Show at Aintree – Indoors
Stables, accommodation and hook ups available
SCHEDULE WILL BE RELEASED SHORTLY

As per our Terms & Conditions, all horses/ponies attending Aintree Equestrian Centre must be fully up to date with annual vaccinations against Equine Influenza. They must also be 6 days clear of any vaccination and may attend on the 7th day. Horses stabling must have had a booster in the 9 months prior to arriving. Passports must be presented for inspection at the Show Office or Stable Office on arrival and horses/ponies must not enter the arena or be unloaded prior to this being done. Your co-operation and understanding is appreciated. 

Aug
14
Fri
Summer Junior BS 3 Day Show @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre
Aug 14 – Aug 16 all-day
Summer Junior BS 3 Day Show @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre

Date for your diary – 3 day Junior stay away show!
14th, 15th & 16th August 2020
Summer Junior Show at Aintree
Stables, accommodation and hook ups available
SCHEDULE WILL BE RELEASED SHORTLY

As per our Terms & Conditions, all horses/ponies attending Aintree Equestrian Centre must be fully up to date with annual vaccinations against Equine Influenza. They must also be 6 days clear of any vaccination and may attend on the 7th day. Horses stabling must have had a booster in the 9 months prior to arriving. Passports must be presented for inspection at the Show Office or Stable Office on arrival and horses/ponies must not enter the arena or be unloaded prior to this being done. Your co-operation and understanding is appreciated. 

Aug
27
Thu
RoR Goffs UK National Championships 2020 @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre
Aug 27 @ 8:00 am – Aug 30 @ 10:00 pm
RoR Goffs UK National Championships 2020 @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre | England | United Kingdom

RoR Goffs UK NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 2020

THIS EVENT IS FREE TO COME AND WATCH

Aintree Equestrian Centre and Aintree Racecourse are delighted to once again be hosts to the Retraining of Racehorses National Championships, generously sponsored and supported by Goffs UK.

RoR are currently working on the schedule and we will publish as soon as we receive the final version.

ONLINE ENTRIES ONLY

ENTRIES WILL BE OPEN ON HORSE MONKEY – CLOSE of ENTRIES 1st AUGUST at 23.55pm.

NO LATE ENTRIES & NO POSTAL ENTRIES ACCEPTED

Information regarding the event will be posted on this page as announcements are made by RoR.

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