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Horse Shows 2015

9:00 AM
May 9th  
June 20th  
August 8th Forrest Linton Hunter Classic
Sept 12th
Oct 10th
Forrest Linton Pony Classic


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Show Schedule

            1. California Warm-up  (course B)
            2. Leadline      BHSA
            3. Pre-Short Stirrup Walk (leadline may x enter)    BHSA
            4. Pre-Short Stirrup Walk - trot
            5. Pre-Short Stirrup W/T  w/ tests
            6. Short Stirrup Equitation W/T      BHSA
            7. Short Stirrup Equitation W/T/C
            8. Short Stirrup Equitation over fences
            9. Short Stirrup Hunter W/T/C      VHSA
            10. Short Stirrup Hunter over fences
            11. Short Stirrup Hunter over fences
            12. Student Equitation W/T/C      BHSA
            13. Student Equitation  O/F
            14. Student Equitation O/F


      Schooling Break  (not to start before 11:00)
      1. Limit Hunter O/F                                BHSA
      2. Limit Hunter O/F
      3. Limit Hunter Under saddle
      4. Pleasure Pony W/T
      5. Pleasure Pony  Go as you please
      6. Pleasure Pony  Command Class
      7. Green Pony Hunter (Can be combined with horses)   BHSA, VHSA
      8. Green Pony Hunter
      9. Green Pony Hunter US
      10. Pony Equitation BHSA, VHSA
      11. Pony Hunter Over Fences   BHSA, VHSA
      12. Pony Hunter Handy Hunter
      13. Pony Hunter Under saddle
      14. Maiden Hunter W/T  (horse or pony)  BHSA
      15. Maiden Hunter over Fences
      16. Maiden Hunter over Fences


       Schooling Break  (not to start before 1:00)
      1. Equitation on the flat
      2. Pleasure Horse  W/T    BHSA, VHSA  
      3. Pleasure Horse  Go as you please
      4. Pleasure Horse  Command Class
      5. Low/schooling Hunter O/F      BHSA 
      6. Low/Schooling Hunter O/F
      7. Low/Schooling Hunter undersaddle
      8. Green Hunter O/F(Can be combined with ponies)     BHSA, VHSA
      9. Green Hunter O/F
      10. Green Hunter Undersaddle
      11. AA/Children’s Equitation     BHSA, VHSA
      12. AA/Children’s Hunter O/F    BHSA, VHSA
      13. AA/Children’s Handy Hunter
      14. AA/Children’s Hunter undersaddle
      15. Working Hunter O/F
      16. Working  Handy Hunter
      17. Working Hunter U/S




Class Specifications

Leadline: Open to children 7 years and younger . no cross-entry into classes where they trot. BHSA
Pre-Short Stirrup Equitation:  Open to riders 10 years and under.  Riders not allowed to cross enter into classes where they would be asked to canter or jump.  BHSA
Short-Stirrup Equitation: Open to riders 12 years and under. Jumps may not exceed 18”.  Riders not allowed to cross enter into classes where they would jump over 18”.
Short-Stirrup Hunter: Open to riders 12 years and under. Jumps may not exceed 18”. Riders & horses no cross entries into classes where jump r higher than 18”. No rider may show more than 2 mounts.
Student Equitation: Riders in their 1st or 2nd year of showing @ 2’ or higher.
Maiden Hunter: Horses or ponies in their 1 showing st year of showing@ 2’ or higher
Green Pony Hunter: Ponies ridden by jrs. @ 2’ or higher 2’ small, 2’3 med, 2’6 large  
Green Hunter: Horses in their 1st year of showing @ 2’ or higher
Low/Schooling Hunter: Horses and ponies, riders choice  2’3, 2’6, 2’9
Pony Hunter: Open to jrs on ponies. Sm ponies 2’, Med jump 2’3”, large jump 2’6”  BHSA,VHSA
Children’s/Adult Amateur Hunter: Open to juniors and adult amateurs.  2’6.  BHSA,VHSA

  1. Pleasure Pony: Open to Jrs on ponies. To be judged on manners,suitability,soundness,way of going. 
  2. Pleasure Horse: Open to horses. To be judged on manners,suitability,soundness,way of going.
  3. Silver Fox: Open to those who do not typically show.  No cross entering.

The Forrest Tayloe Linton Memorial Classic:  Open only to horses, ponies not allowed. No restrictions on riders. A two -round Classic judged as a hunter class using numeric scoring.The jump order for the second round will start with the lowest score going first to the highest score to be last.   Jump heights to be 2’6” and 3’, rider’s choice. 
The Forrest Tayloe Linton Pony Memorial Classic:  Open to Jrs on ponies. See above for details. with the following exceptions:  Jump heights to be 2’ or 2’6”, rider’s choice. 





  1. No dogs allowed
  2. Classes are $12
  3. Schooling from 2:00 PM to 3:45 PM
  4. Ribbons to 6th place. Points will be awarded 7,5,3,2,1. Champion receives 10, Reserve 6. Year end awards presented at the last show.
  5. Negative coggins within the last 12 months required
  6. ASTM approved helmets most be worn at all times while mounted
  7. $50 fee will be charged for all returned checks
  8. Informal riding attire allowed.
  9. Woodpecker Farm, employees, and associates will not be held responsible for loss, accident, or injury during any show to any exhibitor, spectator, groom, property or animal. Participants and spectators alike understand that horses are inherently dangerous and that equipment and ground conditions are equally unpredictable; and knowingly choose to participate and/or spectate, take full responsibility for this choice Entry onto the se grounds constitutes agreement and knowledge thereof.
  10. In the event of inclement weather, call the following numbers:(804)448-3346 or (804)994-4330