Hunters

HUNTERS DIVISION  “AA” Rated Hunters

$1800 HIGH PERFORMANCE WORKING HUNTER – 4’0”-4’6”
Division Fee $255.00
Individual class $85.00
1. $725 High Performance Working Hunter
2. $725 High Performance Hunter Handy
3. $350 High Performance Working Hunter Under Saddle – ½ points

$600 PERFORMANCE WORKING HUNTER – 3’6”
Division Fee $150.00
Individual class $50.00
4. $200 Performance Working Hunter – 3’6”
5. $200 Performance Hunter Handy – 3’6”
6. $200 Performance Working Hunter – 3’6” Under Saddle – ½ points

$500 PERFORMANCE WORKING HUNTER – 3’3”
Division Fee $150.00
Individual class $50.00
7. $200 Performance Working Hunter – 3’3”
8. $200 Performance Hunter Handy – 3’3”
9. $100 Performance Working Hunter – 3’3” Under saddle – ½ points

$1350 GREEN CONFORMATION HUNTER – 3’6”
Conformation to count 30%
Modal class not part of division fee and must be entered separately
Division Fee $200.00
10. Green Conformation Model (1/2 points) – $25.00
11,12,13. $270 Green Conformation Hunter
14. $270 Green Conformation Hunter Handy
15. $270 Green Conformation Hunter Under Saddle

$1500 REGULAR CONFORMATION HUNTER – 3’9”
Conformation to count 30%
Modal class not part of division fee and must be entered separately
Division Fee $225.00
16. Regular Conformation Model (1/2 points) – $25.00
17,18,19. $300 Regular Conformation Hunter
20. $300 Regular Conformation Hunter Handy
21. $300 Regular Conformation Hunter Under Saddle

$ 1350 1st YEAR GREEN WORKING HUNTER – 3’6”
Division Fee $200.00
22,23,24. $270 1st Year Green Working Hunter
25. $270 1st Year Green Hunter Handy
26. $270 1st Year Green Working Hunter Under Saddle

$1500 2nd YEAR GREEN WORKING HUNTER – 3’9”
Division Fee $225.00
27,28,29. $300 2nd Year Green Working Hunter
30. $300 2nd Year Green Hunter Handy
31. $300 2nd Year Green Working Hunter Under Saddle

The above sections will be appropriately combined if there are fewer than 6 horses in any section.

$1500 AMATEUR OWNER WORKING HUNTER – Riders 18-35 – 3’6”
Division Fee $225.00
32,33,34. $300 Amateur/Owner Working Hunter 18-35
35. $300 Amateur/Owner Hunter Handy 18-35
36. $300 Amateur/Owner Working Hunter 18-35 Under Saddle

$1500 AMATEUR OWNER WORKING HUNTER 3’6” – Riders 36 and Over – 3’6”
Division Fee $225.00
37,38,39. $300 Amateur/Owner Working Hunter 36+
40. $300 Amateur/Owner Hunter Handy 36+
41. $300 Amateur/Owner Working Hunter 36+ Under Saddle

$1500 AMATEUR OWNER WORKING HUNTER – 3’3” – Riders 18-35
Division Fee $225.00
42,43,44. $300 Amateur Owner Working Hunter – 3’3” – 18-35
45. $300 Amateur Owner Hunter Handy– 3’3” – 18-35
46. $300 Amateur Owner Working Hunter – 3’3” – 18-35 Under Saddle

$1500 AMATEUR OWNER WORKING HUNTER – 3’3” – Riders 36+
Division Fee $225.00
151,152,153. $300 Amateur Owner Working Hunter – 3’3” – 36+
154. $300 Amateur Owner Hunter Handy– 3’3” – 36+
155. $300 Amateur Owner Working Hunter – 3’3” – 36+ Under Saddle

$1000 SMALL JUNIOR WORKING HUNTER – Riders 15 & Under – 3’6”
Division Fee $175.00
47,48,49. $200 Small Junior Working Hunter 15 & Under
50. $200 Small Junior Hunter Handy 15 & Under
51. $200 Small Junior Working Hunter Under Saddle 15 & Under

$1000 SMALL JUNIOR WORKING HUNTER – Riders 16-17 – 3’6”
Division Fee $175.00
52,53,54. $200 Small Junior Working Hunter 16-17
55. $200 Small Junior Hunter Handy 16-17
56. $200 Small Junior Working Hunter Under Saddle 16-17

$1000 LARGE JUNIOR WORKING HUNTER – Riders 15 & Under – 3’6”
Division Fee $175.00
57,58,59. $200 Large Junior Working Hunter 15 & Under
60. $200 Large Junior Hunter Handy 15 & Under
61. $200 Large Junior Working Hunter Under Saddle 15 & Under

$1000 LARGE JUNIOR WORKING HUNTER – Riders 16-17 – 3’6”
Division Fee $175.00
62,63,64. $200 Large Junior Working Hunter 16-17
65. $200 Large Junior Hunter Handy 16-17
66. $200 Large Junior Working Hunter Under Saddle 16-17

A/O or Junior Hunter Divisions will be appropriately combined if there are fewer than 6 horses in any section.

$500 SMALL & MEDIUM GREEN PONY HUNTER – 2’3”/2’6”
Division Fee $150.00
67,68,69,70. $100 Small & Medium Green Pony Hunter (Conformation 25% Class # 67)
71. $100 Small & Medium Green Pony Hunter Under Saddle

$500 LARGE GREEN HUNTER PONY – 2’9”
Division Fee $150.00
72,73,74,75. $100 Large Green Pony Hunter (Conformation 25% Class # 72)
76. $100 Large Green Pony Hunter Under Saddle

$1000 SMALL PONY HUNTER – 2’3”
Division Fee $175.00
77,78,79. $200 Small Pony Hunter (Conformation 25% Class # 77)
80. $200 Small Pony Hunter Handy
81. $200 Small Pony Hunter Under Saddle

$1000 MEDIUM PONY HUNTER – 2’6”
Division Fee $175.00
82,83,84. $200 Medium Pony Hunter (Conformation 25% Class # 82)
85. $200 Medium Pony Hunter Handy
86. $200 Medium Pony Hunter Under Saddle

$1000 LARGE PONY HUNTER – 3’0”
Division Fee $175.00
87,88,89. $200 Large Pony Hunter (Conformation 25% Class # 87)
90. $200 Large Pony Hunter Handy
91. $200 Large Pony Hunter Under Saddle

Green or Regular Pony Hunters may be combined if there are fewer than 4 ponies in any section.

“C” Rated Hunters (See current Zone 4 or USEF specs.)

PRE-GREEN HUNTER – Fences 3’ & 3’3”
Division Fee $135.00
Individual Class $40.00
92,93,94. Pre-Green Hunter – 3’
95. Pre-Green Hunter Under Saddle – 3’
96,97,98. Pre-Green Hunter 3’3’’
99. Pre-Green Hunter Under Saddle 3’3”

Pre-Green Hunters may be combined if there are fewer than 6 horses in either section.

ADULT AMATEUR HUNTER – Riders 18-35 – 3’0”
Division Fee $175.00
Individual Class $40.00
100,101,102,103 Adult Amateur Hunter 18-35 (class102 is a $300 stake class)
151. Adult Amateur Hunter Under Saddle 18-35

ADULT AMATEUR HUNTER – Riders 36 and Over – 3’0”
Division Fee $175.00
Individual Class $40.00
104,105,106,107. Adult Amateur Hunter 36+ (class 106 is a $300 stake class)
152. Adult Amateur Hunter Under Saddle 36+

Adult Amateur Hunters will be combined if there are fewer than 6 horses in either section.

CHILDREN’S HUNTER – Riders 14 & UNDER – 3’0”
Division Fee $175.00
Individual Class $40.00
108,109,110,111. Children’s Working Hunter 14 & Under (class 110 is a $300 stake class)
153. Children’s Working Hunter Under Saddle 14 & Under

CHILDREN’S HUNTER – Riders 15-17 – 3’0”
Division Fee $175.00
Individual Class $40.00
112,113,114,115. Children’s Working Hunter 15-17 (class 114 is a $300 stake class)
154. Children’s Working Hunter Under Saddle 15-17

Children’s Hunters will be combined if there are fewer than 6 horses in either section.

CHILDREN’S HUNTER PONY – 2’0” / 2’6”
Small & Medium: 2’0” / Large: 2’6”
Division Fee $175.00
Individual Class $40.00
116,117,155,156. Children’s Hunter Pony
118. Children’s Hunter Pony Under Saddle

Unrated Hunters (WTHJA specs are followed where applicable)

LIMIT HUNTER – 2’9”
Open to horses or ponies that have not won 6 blue ribbons at regular member shows in the hunter division over fences. May cross enter into Baby Green and Future Hunters.
Ponies may be ridden by Juniors only.
Division Fee $135.00
Individual Class $40.00
119,120,121. Limit Hunter
122. Limit Hunter Under Saddle

BABY GREEN WORKING HUNTER – 2’6”
Open to horses in their first season of showing. May cross enter into Limit and Future Hunters.
Division Fee $100.00
Individual Class $40.00
123,124. Baby Green Hunter
125. Baby Green Hunter Under Saddle

VERY LOW HUNTERS – 2’3” & 2’6”
Open to all horses as well as all ponies ridden by juniors.
Division Fee $100.00
Individual Class $40.00
126,127. Very Low Hunter
128. Very Low Hunter Under Saddle

LIMIT RIDER HUNTER – 2’9”
Open to riders who have not won 6 blue ribbons over fences at recognized USEF shows, including equitation.
Division Fee $135.00
Individual Class $40.00
129,130,131. Limit Rider Hunter
132. Limit Rider Hunter Under Saddle

MODIFIED CHILDREN’S/ADULT HUNTER – 2’9”
Open to non-professional adult or junior riders. Horse/Pony and Rider combination may not cross enter into any division with fence heights of 3’6” or higher.
Division Fee $135.00
Individual Class $40.00
133,134,135. Modified Children’s Adult Hunter
136. Modified Children’s Adult Hunter Under Saddle

PRE-ADULT HUNTER – 2’3” – 2’6”
Horse/Rider combination may not cross enter into any class where fences are 3’ or higher. Rider may not cross enter classes where fences are 3’6″ or higher.
Division Fee $135.00
Individual Class $40.00
137,138,139. Pre-Adult Hunter
140. Pre-Adult Hunter Under Saddle

PRE-CHILDREN’S HUNTER – 2’3” – 2’6”
Horse/Rider combination may not cross enter into any class where fences are 3’ or higher. Rider may not cross enter classes where fences are 3’6″ or higher.
Division Fee $135.00
Individual Class $40.00
141,142,143. Pre-Children’s Hunter
144. Pre-Children’s Hunter Under Saddle

SHORT STIRRUP HUNTER – 18” to 2’0”
Not eligible for any other classes except equitation. Open to riders 12 years and under. If less than 6 entries in either group the groups may be combined. Short Stirrup Eq. does not count toward championships.
Section Fee $100.00
Individual Class $40.00
145,146. Short Stirrup Hunter 9 & under
148,149. Short Stirrup Hunter 10 – 12
147. Short Stirrup Hunter Under Saddle 9 & under
150. Short Stirrup Hunter Under Saddle 10 – 12

HUNTER WARM UP – BLUE/RED RIBBON
Warm Up classes will run concurrently with and at the same height as corresponding classes. Blue and Red ribbons will be awarded based on numerical scores.
Open to Horses and Ponies regardless of previous show experience. Judged on performance and soundness. Ponies may be ridden by Juniors only.
Individual Class $40.00
401,402,403,404,405,406,407,409. Hunter Warm Up

PONY WARM UP
Warm Up class will run concurrently with and at the same height as the corresponding classes. Blue and Red ribbons will be awarded based on numerical scores.
Open to Ponies. No adults.
Class Fee $40.00
408. Pony Warm Up

Equitation Division

Individual class $40.00
201. Short Stirrup Equitation On The Flat – ages combined
202. Short Stirrup Equitation Over Fences – ages combined
203. Equitation On The Flat 11 and Under.
204. Equitation Over Fences 11 and Under – 2’3”.
205. Equitation On The Flat 12-14
206. Equitation Over Fences 12-14 – 2’6”
207. Equitation On The Flat 15-17
208. Equitation Over Fences 15-17 – 3’0”

MEDAL CLASSES
Individual class $45.00
209. WTHJA Pony Medal – 2’3”/2’6”/3’0”
Open to WTHJA junior members riding ponies. May not cross enter WTHJA Horse Medal at same show.
210. WTHJA Horse Medal – 3’0”-3’6”
Open to WTHJA junior members riding horses. May not cross enter WTHJA Pony Medal at same show. 
211. USEF Adult Medal
212. ASPCA/Maclay Horsemanship
213. Equilite/USEF Pony Medal
214. Pessoa/USEF Medal
215. Platinum Performance/USEF Show Jumping Talent Search
For complete class specs for all remaining Medal Classes below, please go to www.Ryegate.com.
216. WIHS Eq. – Hunter Phase
217. WIHS Eq. – Jumper Phase
217.1. WIHS – OVERALL AWARD (no entry fee)
218. WIHS Pony Equitation
219. Taylor Harris Insurance Services (THIS) National Children’s Medal
220. Ariat National Adult Medal

 


2013 Zone 4 Specifications (AL, FL, GA, MS, SC, TN)
In accordance with GR 1111.4: Contiguous states are: AR, KY, LA, MO, NC, VA

Adult Amateur Hunter:
Adult Amateur Hunter classes are for amateurs 18 years of age or older showing horses and/or ponies. To be judged on performance, soundness, manners, way of going, and suitability. The Adult Amateur Hunter section may be divided by age of rider and/or height of fences. Adult Amateur Hunters are to be shown over fences at either 3′ or 3’3″. Riders in this section may enter any Equitation class and any class where otherwise eligible. Riders who compete in the Amateur Owner Hunter and/or Jumper classes may show other horses that they own in the Adult Amateur Hunters. Horses and ponies exhibiting in this section may cross enter multiple sections of Adult Amateur Hunter and any classes where eligible. Horses are not required to be jogged for soundness, but may be jogged at management’s discretion. Zone Awards will be presented annually to the Adult Amateur Hunter 18-35 section and to the Adult Amateur Hunter 36 and over section. The Adult Amateur and Children’s Hunter sections may be combined if there are less than three total in Children’s Hunter section and if there are less than three total in the Adult Amateur section.

Children’s Hunter:
Children’s Hunter classes are for exhibitors under the age of 18 showing horses. To be judged on performance, soundness, manners, way of going, and suitability. The Children’s Hunter section may be divided by age of rider or height of fences. The Children’s Hunter section may be combined with the Children’s Hunter Pony section when there are less than three entries in either section. Children’s Hunters are to be shown over fences at either 3′ or 3’3. Riders in this section may enter any Equitation class, but may not cross-enter into any Junior Hunter or Junior Jumper class at the same show. Horses and ponies exhibiting in this section may cross enter multiple sections of Children’s Hunter and any classes where eligible. Horses are not required to be jogged for soundness, but may be jogged at management’s discretion. Zone Awards will be presented annually to the Children’s Hunter 14 & Under section and to the Children’s Hunter 15-17 section.

Children’s Hunter Pony:
Children’s Hunter Pony classes are for exhibitors under the age of 18 showing ponies. To be judged on performance, soundness, manners, way of going, and suitability. Suitability (size) of pony to rider is of particular importance. The Small/Medium Children’s Hunter Ponies are to show over fences at 2′ and Large Children’s Hunter Ponies are to show over fences at 2’6″. The section may be divided at managements’ discretion. The Children’s Hunter section may be combined with the Children’s Hunter Pony section when there are less than three entries in either section. Rider age restrictions as found in “Regular Pony” sections do not apply. Riders may show only one pony in either the 2’ or the 2’6” height of the Children’s Hunter Pony section when also competing in the “Regular” Small, Medium or Large Pony and/or Green Pony Hunter sections. Riders cannot cross enter into any class where fences exceed 3’3”. Exception: Riders may show in Pony Jumpers. Ponies exhibiting in Children’s Hunter Pony may cross enter into any class where otherwise eligible but the rider may not show the same pony in the regular pony section. Note: The pony may only be shown by one rider in the Children’s Hunter Pony Classic and that rider must be declared prior to the first round of the Classic. Ponies are not required to be jogged for soundness, but may be jogged at management’s discretion. Zone Awards will be presented annually to the, Children’s Hunter Pony Small/Medium section and to the Children’s Hunter Pony Large section. The Children’s Hunter Pony section may be combined with the Adult Amateur and Children’s Hunter sections if there are less than 3 total in the Children’s Hunter and Adult Amateur sections.

Children’s/Adult Amateur Jumper:
Open to horses and ponies. The rider is not eligible to compete in any jumper class above 1.15m (3’9”) that offer prize money at the same show. Once a rider has competed in jumper classes over 1.15m (3’9”) that offers prize money, the same rider cannot show in a Children/Adult Amateur Jumper class or classic offering $500 or more for 30 days. Fences at 1.10m or 3’6” to 1.15m (3’9”).

Low Children’s/Adult Amateur Jumper:
Open to horses and ponies. Riders in Low Children’s/Adult Amateur Jumper may not cross enter into any classes held above 1.15m (3’9”) at the same show. Horse/rider combinations may cross enter into the Children’s/Adult Amateur Jumpers at the same show. Horse/rider combinations may enter only one classic, if both Low and High are offered. Fence height 1.00m (3’3”).