Light and Heavy Horse Show

Friday, August 9th at 10:00 am

Location: In the Grass Ring (English Ring)

Chair: Krystie Kentell (613)577-4642, e-mail: krystie.small@williamstownfair.ca

Committee: Katie Aitken
Judge: TBD

Secretary: Shannon Gareau e-mail: shannon.gareau@hilton.com
Phone: 613-889-7663
Mail: 20482 Concession 3
Lancaster, ON K0C 1N0

ENTRIES:

  1. Please send entries to Shannon Donkers. This includes entry form, waiver, and proof of insurance.
  2. Registration: as marked (see individual classes) will be accepted by phone, fax, e-mail or in person. It is the exhibitor’s responsibility to ensure that their entries are received on time.
  3. Closing date: Tuesday, August 6, 2024
  4. Late fee of $4 per class (maximum of $20/day) will be charged for late and post entries and will be accepted up to 1/2 hour prior to class. No exceptions.

PRIZES:

  1. Prizes: as indicated; cheques to be mailed out after competition.

– All prize money will be sent to the owner of the horse under the exhibitor’s name.

  1. Ribbons awarded to 6th place.

Divisions:

Novice Exhibitor – Division 1
Classes 1, 4, 14, 16, 21, 23

  • Novice Exhibitor Division is a walk/trot only division
  • If showing in the Novice Division, you may not show in any other division
  • Novice exhibitor may show a horse/pony that is being entered in another division

Open Exhibitor – Division 2
Classes 2, 4, 15, 17, 22, 24

  • Open Exhibitor Division is a walk/trot/canter division
  • If showing open division, competitor may not cross enter to novice division on same horse

Miniature Horse – Division 3
Classes 3, 8, 25, 26, 28

  • Exhibitors may not show in any other division with the exception of open and pleasure driving classes

Draft Horse – Division 4
Classes 6, 20, 27, 29

  • Exhibitors may not show in any other division with the exception of open classes and pleasure driving classes

Pleasure & Utility Driving – Division 5
Classes 7, 10, 29

  • Open to all exhibitors with a suitable vehicle
  • Classes may be split according to height should the number of entries warrant

RULES:

  1. A pony or horse competing in their respective divisions may be shared by an exhibitor in the novice division.
  2. An exhibitor of junior age (under 18 as of January 1st, 2024) must be wearing and ASTM approved helmet at all times while mounted at the fairgrounds.
  3. A pony or horse can be shown by a maximum of two exhibitors per class where applicable. If not, you will be excused without prize money for the day.
  4. All classes will run no matter the number in the class, however management reserves the right to combine classes if there are insufficient entries, as well as split entries should they exceed 12 riders or drivers.
  5. English riders: ASTM approved helmets must be worn at all times while mounted. Show jackets are required.
  6. Stallions are permitted in breed classes only.
  7. Williamstown Fair General Horse Show Rules Apply

Williamstown Fair Light and Heavy Horse Show Class List

Start Time:                           10:00 a.m.

Class Description                                                                         Prize Money             Entry Fee

  1. Novice Showmanship Class                           Trophy & Ribbons               $6
  2. Open Showmanship                                      Trophy & Ribbons               $8
  3. Miniature Horse Mare, Stallion or Gelding on Line      $40,$30,$20,$10,$8
  4. Novice Halter; Mare, Stallion, or Gelding on Line $40, $30, $20, $10, $8
  5. Draft Mare, Stallion, or Gelding on Line                   $40, $30, $20, $10, $8
  6. Draft Mare, Stallion, or Gelding on Line $40, $30, $20, $10, $8
  7. Pleasure Driving                                                          $50, $40, $25, $10, $8
  8. Miniature Horse Open Cart                                        $40, $30, $20, $10,$8
  9. Open Harness Show Pony                                          $40, $30,, $20, $10,$8
  10. Utility Driving Reinsmanship (Pattern)                    $50, $40, $25, $10,$8
  11. Pleasure Driving: Novice Exhibitor Driver                 $25, $20, $15, $10, $6
  12. Open Command Class                                                $75, $50, $25, $15,$10
  13. Open Antique Vehicle Class (single & double)         $50, $40, $25, $10, $8
  14. Novice Western Pleasure Horse: W/J/L                   $25, $20, $15, $10, $6
  15. Open Western Pleasure Horse: W/J/L $40,$30,$20,$10,$8
  16. Novice Western Horsemanship: W/J/L  $25, $20, $15 $10 $6
  17. Open Western Horsemanship: W/J/L   $40 $30 $20 $10 $8

Lunch Break: Leadline –              Ribbons & Prize                 Free

18. Open Costume Pony/ Horse   $8 Ribbons
19. Utility Pleasure Driving Obstacles                        $50 $40 $25 $10 $8
20. Draft Horse Cart Class                                           $40 $30 $20 $10 $8
21. Novice English Pleasure W/T $25 $20 $15 $10 $6
22. Open English Pleasure Horse: W/T/C                   $40 $30 $20 $10 $8
23. Novice English Equitation: W/T/C $25 $20 $15 $10 $6
24. Open English Equitation: W/T/C $40 $30 $20 $10 $8
25. Miniature Horse Men’s Cart $40 $30 $20 $10 $8
26. Miniature Horse Ladie’s Cart    $40 $30 $20 $10 $8 
27. Draft Horse Cart Class: Heritage Dress    $40 $30 $20 $10 $8  
28. Miniature Horse Pair $40 $30 $20 $10 $8
29. Draft Team Hitched to a Suitable Wagon $40 $30 $20 $10 $8
30. Fancy Open Team Hitch $40 $30 $20 $10 $8