Sunday 14th July 2019

Horse & Pony Classes

Irish Draught - Ridden

General information

Judge: Miss G Gostelow, Derbys

These classes have been very kindly sponsored by Nick's Fish Bar, 14a The Callis, Ashby de la Zouch, Leics, LE65 2JF 

Conditions of Entry

The following classes are affiliated to the Irish Draught Horse Society (GB) and only horses registered with or overstamped by the IDHS (GB) and in the correct ownership are eligible for entry.  The owners of all pure-bred Irish Draught horses must be full members of the IDHS (GB). This rule does not apply to owners of Irish Draught Sporthorses.  Registration numbers must be stated on the entry form and entries will be sent to the IDHS (GB) prior to the Show to confirm eligibility.

*All competing STALLIONS must be inspected or overstamped by the IDHS (GB) and classified as RID (GB), ID Class 1 or ID Class 2 OR Registered Irish Draught Sport Horse Stallion and must display a red, white and blue ribbon in their tails. All riders of STALLIONS must be 18 years of age or over. All ridden horses must be 153cm (15hh) or over. 


PRIZE MONEY 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Classes 73 & 74 £20 £15 £12 £10




Four years old and over, *stallion, (see above), mare or gelding, registered on the Irish Draught Breed Registers (main studbook)


Four years old and over, *stallion (see above), mare or gelding, registered on the Irish Draught Sport Horse Registers or SID

This Show is a Qualifier for the Blue Chip & IDHS (GB) £2,000 Challenge.
The highest placed horse (not already qualified) from each of Classes 73 and 74, will qualify for the Final of the Blue Chip & IDHS (GB) £2,000 Challenge, which will be held at the IDHS (GB) Annual Show on 18 & 19 August 2018 at Arena UK, Allington, Grantham, Lincs, NG32 2EF.  NB: A horse may only qualify for the Final once, regardless of the type or number of classes won, placed in or entered. Each qualifier will receive a card and £10 voucher from Blue Chip.  Qualifiers are required to complete an online form at to inform the IDHS (GB) that they have qualified for the Final.  In the Final, the Champion will be awarded £1,000 prize money, a trophy and Blue Chip rug. The Reserve Champion will be awarded £500 and 3rd to 7th inclusive will be awarded £100 each. In addition, the highest placed Pure Bred Irish Draught will receive a trophy and £100, the highest placed 158cm (15.2hh) and under will receive a trophy and £50, the highest placed Sport Horse will receive a Trophy and £50 and the highest placed *Amateur Produced and Ridden Horse will receive £50, a silver salver and a rug.

Q14c  Classes 73 & 74 are qualifiers for the Royal London Show.

The first and second prize winners from Classes 73 - 76 are eligible to compete in the Irish Draught Championship.

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