Major Shows

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Other Events at Aintree

Jun
21
Fri
Aintree Community Day and Dog Show
Jun 21 – Jun 23 all-day
The Aintree National Show – Dressage, Showing and Showjumping
Jun 21 – Jun 23 all-day

The next Aintree National Show will be held on the 21st – 23rd June 2019.

 Showing Entries Close on Monday 17th June

Dressage Entries Close on Monday 17th June

Show Jumping Entries for Classes 1 and 2 close on Friday 21st June Midday

Show Jumping Entries for Classes 7 and 8 close on Saturday 22nd June Midday

All other Show Jumping classes are entry on the day

SCHEDULE AMENDMENTS

❗️CHANGE OF JUDGE❗️

🚩 Mr and Mrs Starkie (Lancashire) are now judging the BSPS Heritage Classes on Sunday 23rd, replacing Mr S Parker

🚩 RIDING HORSES – Ms S Chapman (Powys) will now ride judge

🚩 HACKS – Ms S Chapman (Powys) will now ride judge

🚩 COBS – Mr J Poole (Worcestershire) will now ride judge

Other judge changes to the original schedule (which have already been announced) are:-

🚩 Mr R Sharpe (Wiltshire) is now the ride judge for the Working Hunter Horses and Working Show Horses

🚩 Mrs N Turner (Staffordshire) is judging the Senior Showing Second rounds

Class 102  Show Pony YEARLING – Filly or Colt not exc 148cms. (Please note this class is for Colts too)

Class 256 The SSA Equitation Junior Qualifying Class is open to Members and non members aged under 18 on 1st January of the current year (not 14)

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. 

Electric Hook Up – 1 Night (Optional) – £25.00
Electric Hook Up – 2 Nights (Optional) – £35.00
Electric Hook Up – 3 Nights (Optional) – £45.00
Hostel Accommodation – 1 night (Optional) – £60.00
Hostel Accommodation – 2 nights (Optional) – £120.00
Hostel Accommodation – 3 nights (Optional) – £180.00
Shavings (Optional) – £9.00
Hay (Optional) – £9.00
Haylage (Optional) – £9.00
Stable – 1 Night (Optional) – £45.00
Stable – 2 Nights (Optional) – £55.00
Stable – 3 Nights (Optional) – £65.00
Stable – 4 Nights (Optional) – £75.00
Electric Hook Up – 4 Nights (Optional) – £55.00
BS Ticket to Ride (Optional) – £6.00
First Aid per Rider/day (Mandatory, 1 per rider/day) – £4.00


 

Jul
4
Thu
Petplan Equine Area Festival @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre
Jul 4 – Jul 7 all-day
Petplan Equine Area Festival @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre

PETPLAN EQUINE AREA FESTIVAL

We are delighted to once again host the above event.

Petplan Equine Area Festivals are the perfect target for many BD riders looking to have a taste of the big time at a Championship-feel event. The top 10 combinations from each section will go on to one of 8 Area Festival semi-finals, taking place in September and October 2019, from Prelim to Inter II level.

The event will run from Thursday 4th July through to Sunday 7th July 2019.

Online entries open Monday 15th April 2019.

Please follow the link below to see the full schedule:

Entries close: Thursday 13th June 2019 – competitors must have qualified 2 weeks prior to the closing date to be eligible to compete, this is a British Dressage rule and there are no exceptions.

CUT OFF DATE FOR QUALIFICATION – 30TH MAY 2019

PLEASE NOTE: if we are over-subscribed it may be necessary to cancel some of the warm up classes.

All class entries and stabling can be booked by following the link below:

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.

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. 

Services
Electric Hook Up – 1 Night (Optional) – £25.00
Electric Hook Up – 2 Nights (Optional) – £35.00
Electric Hook Up – 3 Nights (Optional) – £45.00
Electric Hook Up – 4 Nights (Optional) – £55.00
Stable – 1 Night (Optional) – £40.00
Stable – 2 Nights (Optional) – £50.00
Stable – 3 Nights (Optional) – £60.00
Stable – 4 Nights (Optional) – £70.00
Hay (Optional) – £8.00
Haylage (Optional) – £8.00
Shavings (Optional) – £8.00
Day Stabling (Optional) – £30.00
Hostel Accommodation – 1 night (Optional) – £40.00
Hostel Accommodation – 2 nights (Optional) – £50.00

 

British Dressage prize money rule applies to all classes.

No Prize Money 1-4 Starters
1st Place 5-8 Starters
2nd Place 9-12 Starters
3rd Place 13-16 Starters
4th Place At the organisers discretion

Secretary: Laura Way

Aintree International Equestrian Centre, Aintree Race Course, Omskirk Road, Aintree, Merseyside, L9 5AS
Phone: 0151 522 2949
Email: laura.way@thejockeyclub.co.uk

Venue:

Aintree International Equestrian Centre

Aintree Race Course, Ormskirk Road, Aintree, Liverpool, Merseyside, L9 5AS
Mobile: 07770 334 507
Phone: 0151 522 2949
Email: info@aintreeequestriancentre.co.uk
Web: www.aintreeequestriancentre.co.uk
Aintree Racecourse is located on the A59, just one mile from the M57 and M58, which link the M62 and M6. Follow the A59 to Liverpool and the AA Signs as you approach the racecourse for routes to the car parks.

Jul
20
Sat
The Outlanda Apparel Dressage Championships 2019 @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre
Jul 20 – Jul 21 all-day

The Outlanda Apparel Dressage Championships 2019 – sponsored by Outlanda Apparel

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Huge thank you to Outlanda Apparel for their sponsorship and support of this event – without this support we would not be able to offer such a fantastic range of prizes and host this event. Please check out the Outlanda stand at the event and click the links below to see their range of clothing, as well as the Aintree Collection:

Event type: Unaffiliated dressage championships (see qualifiying criteria below)

Close entries: Tuesday 16th July 2019

(Late entries will be accepted subject to class numbers. Similarly entries may close early if classes are full.)

How to Qualify… If you have gained TWO dressage scores of 58% or above at ANY dressage competition, you qualify to enter the Championships at that level (qualifying scores can be attained at any venue and can be from 20th July 2018 up until 16th July 2019 when entries close)

 

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. Passports must be presented for inspection at the Show Office on arrival and horses/ponies must not enter the arena prior to this being done. Your co-operation and understanding is appreciated. 

SCHEDULE
Entry fees – Warm up classes – £15.00, Championship classes – £20.00

Saturday 20th July 2019

Class 1 Intro A Warm Up class (Senior)
Class 2 Intro B Championship class (Senior)
Class 3 Preliminary 1 Warm Up class (Senior)
Class 4 Preliminary 7 Championship class (Senior)

Sunday 21st July 2019

Class 5 Intro A Warm Up  (Junior)
Class 6 Intro B Championship class (Junior)
Class 7 Preliminary 1 Warm Up class (Junior)
Class 8 Preliminary 7 Championship class (Junior)
Class 9 Novice 24 Warm Up class (Junior)
Class 10 Novice 28 Championship class (Junior)
Class 11 Elementary 42 Warm Up class (Junior)
Class 12 Elementary 49 Championship class (Junior)
Class 13 Novice 24 Warm Up class (Senior)
Class 14 Novice 28 Championship class (Senior)
Class 15 Elementary 42 Warm Up class (Senior)
Class 15 Elementary 49 Championship class (Senior)

Prizes…kindly sponsored by Outlanda Apparel

1st £50 Outlanda Voucher, Branded Jacket, Pair of Race Tickets, Rosette and Sash

2nd £40 Outlanda Voucher, Branded Numnah, Pair of Race Tickets, Rosette and Sash

3rd £30 Outlanda Voucher, Pair of Race Tickets, Rosette and Sash

4th £20 Outlanda Voucher, Pair of Race Tickets, Rosette and Sash

5th £15 Outlanda Voucher, Pair of Race Tickets, Rosette and Sash

6th £10 Outlanda Voucher, Pair of Race Tickets, Rosette and Sash

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Rules…

 You may only compete at Intro if you have no BD points. Any previous winning combination of the Intro Championships are not eligible for this class.

 You may only compete at Prelim level if the horse has not gained more than 25 BD points at Novice level.

 You may only compete at Novice level if the horse has not gained more than 25 BD points at Elementary level.

 You may only compete at Elementary level if the horse has not gained more than 25 BD points at Medium level.

 You can only enter a maximum of two levels and they must be consecutive, eg Prelim & Novice or Novice & Elementary.

 Juniors are not to have attained their 17th birthday on 1st January 2019
 Seniors are 17 years and above on 1st January 2019.

 Times will be available on our website www.aintreeequestriancentre.co.uk on Thursday 18th July 2019

Whips and readers are permitted in all classes NB. competitors must ensure they have a reader with them if required, as Centre staff will not be available.

Secretary:
Laura Way

Aintree International Equestrian Centre, Aintree Race Course, Omskirk Road, Aintree, Merseyside, L9 5AS
Phone: 01515222949
Email: laura.way@thejockeyclub.co.uk

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Aug
22
Thu
RoR Goffs UK National Championships 2019 @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre
Aug 22 @ 8:00 am – Aug 25 @ 10:00 pm
RoR Goffs UK National Championships 2019 @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre | England | United Kingdom

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019

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.

Please click the link below for the full schedule:

ONLINE ENTRIES ONLY

ENTRIES OPEN 1st JULY via 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.

Nov
12
Tue
The Dodson & Horrell National Amateur & Veteran Championships 2019 @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre
Nov 12 – Nov 17 all-day
The Dodson & Horrell National Amateur & Veteran Championships 2019 @ Aintree International Equestrian Centre | England | United Kingdom

We are delighted to announce that Aintree International Equestrian Centre will once again be hosting the National Amateur And Veteran Championships and these will be held on the
12th to the 17th November 2019

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STABLES, ENTRIES, ACCOMMODATION etc

These will be open to book on the same day. This will be AFTER our Premier Show in October, date to be confirmed.

Stables and accommodation will be on a first come, first served basis.

SCHEDULE

The schedule is being worked on now and we will release the schedule classes once the BS have approved it. This does take quite some time, so please bare with us. We will announce on here when this is available, which will be before we open up the entries.

There will be plenty of classes for everyone. So if you are trying to book off time at work, we advise competitors to book the whole week. It is a Championships so we try and have something for everyone (as long as you have qualified for the show).

ONLINE ENTRIES AND STABLING

This will be done via Horse Monkey, please ensure that you are registered with them or if you have registered before, check you can log in ok. This is now the ONLY way we will accept entries and stables bookings for this show.

We are a very busy venue and we have a lot of other events on before the champs, so please try and be patient…. we know how excited you all are!

Thank you and further updates will be available later in the year – in the meantime good luck in qualifying and we look forward to seeing you all at Aintree.

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