Show jumping will take place at working rallies as well as show jumping training sessions and the club participates in a number of Show Jumping events as follows: Junior Show Jumping (Robbie Bailey) Intermediate Show Jumping (John Ledingham) Members Show Jumping Senior Individual Each Area of the IPC runs an Area Qualifier to decide which branches will represent their Area at the championships. The teams placed first and second at the qualifier will go on to compete at the Chamionships.
U12, Alice Mernagh
This is a competition for members over 8 and under 12 on the 1st of January of the current year. All competitors must be of D+ test Standard. All Ponies and horses are eligible if they are currently or have been in the previous year jumping with SJI at 90cm and under. Maximum height is 80cm.
This is a competition for a team of four competitors under the age of 14 on the 1st of January of the current year. All competitors must be of “C” test standard or hold their “C” test. All Ponies and horses are eligible if they are currently or have been in the previous year jumping with SJI at 1m and under. Maximum height is 90cm. A Minimum of 8 fences will be used on the first round which will include a double. There must be a change of course for the second round which will have a double and a combination.
This is a team competition for riders under the age of 21 on the 1st of January of the current year.Horses currently or in the previous year jumping at 1.10m or less with the SJI are eligible. A pony jumping at 1.10m is eligible provided it has not qualified for the RDS in the current year and has not represented Ireland with the SJI abroad. Maximum fence height is 1m
The Senior Show Jumping Team is for a team of four riders who are over 12 years old and under 21 on the first of January of the current year. All competitors must have passed their “C” test. The winning team in this competition is eligible to compete at the UK Pony Club Championships. Horses which are currently jumping at 1.20m and under are eligible. All ponies are eligible.
More info on Showjumping Events from the Irish Pony Club https://www.irishponyclub.ie/index.php/show-jumping