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2022 Show Details
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Show Venue

TBA


Show Details

print Order of classes will be posted 2 weeks prior to show day.

Show Starts:
Schooling ends 15 minutes prior
Saturday: TBA 
Sunday: TBA

Judges:
TBA

Stewards:
TBA

Show Fees:
Online Entry Fees:

(Close 12 noon Thursday Oct 21)
Warm Ups: TBA
Classes $TBA
Divisions: $TBA
BWD Hunter Derby: $TBA


After Online Entry Fees Close:
(Submit to show secretary day of show)
Warm Ups: $TBA
Classes $TBA
Divisions: $TBA
BWD Hunter Derby: $TBA

Stalls: Limited Availability
For reservations, TBA


Checks payable to:
"TBA"

Return check fee: $TBA

Concessions
TBA

Show Text Alerts
VBHSA uses Ringside Pro's App
to keep up with the show's progress

Show Rules

Show is held in accordance with
VBHSA ByLaws and VHSA Associate Rules

  • Six ribbons will be awarded for 1st through 6th placement in each class.
  • Championship and Reserve ribbons will be awarded in each division
  • Hard hats must be worn when mounted
  • Judge’s decision is final.
  • NO visitor dogs please.
  • Current negative Coggins must be left with the show secretary, to keep. NO EXCEPTIONS!
  • Entries must be paid at the time of entry or covered by an open check left with the secretary.
  • Cell phones must be on vibrate mode or turned off and are not permitted in the show ring.
  • Discourtesy to an official by any spectator, rider, trainer or groom will disqualify the horse(s) with which they are associated and all fees are forfeited.
  • Management reserves the right to cancel or combine classes and to interpret all questions and conditions in regards to or arising out of an incident at the show without claims for damages or recourse of any kind.
  • All questions not covered in these rules and regulations shall be decided by Management, and their decision is final.

See Rules...

Condition of Entry

Show Conditions...Participants who submit an entry form (signed or not) realize and accept the inherent risks of equine activities as outline in VA Code 32.2-6206. Every horse entered for competition will be under the control of Show Management but Show Management will in no case be responsible for any loss or damage that may occur, and it shall be a condition of entry that each exhibitor shall hold the Show, the Management, and the facility harmless for any loss or accident to his or her horse, horses, or equipment which may occur from sickness, fire or otherwise.
...Close Conditions

Covid Precautions

These precautions are subject to change as it evolves and the Governor issues new guidelines.
Thank you for keeping each other safe.

These precautions are subject to change as it evolves and the Governor issues new guidelines.
Thank you for keeping each other safe.

  • It is strongly suggested to enter online.
  • Social distancing should continue to be a priority at all times for anyone who is not fully vaccinated. This includes the secretary, gatekeeper and announcer areas.
  • It is still suggested trainers pick up show packets that will include rider show numbers and jump course at secretary stand day of show. A copy of their participating exhibitors' valid Coggins and any remaining entry fees should be provided when picking up show packet. Please allow only one person at the secretary stand at a time.
  • Masks are required of anyone, incuding spectators, who have not been given both vaccinations.
  • Your entry submission indicates you acknowledge the inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable. By visiting and participating in this Horse Show you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 and will comply with the VHSA, VBHSA, Show Facility and health regulatory requirements.
  • Disinfectant spray is located in restrooms - It is up to each user to clean surfaces before and after use.

See Precautions...

Sample Prize List

Start time TBA

*VHSA Assoc. points awarded
(Entries numbers are subject to change)
print
Printable order of classes will be available
to download 2 weeks prior to show day

Entries Class Division
  1 Warm Up
Course B - Unjudged and open all day
  2 VBHSA Breeding
  3 Lead Line
  Ring 2
Schooling may continue in Ring 1
  4, 5, 6 Very Beginner Pleasure
Walk/Trot judged on performance, manners and way of going suitable to pleasure.   Open to riders of all ages in 1st or 2nd year of showing if did not accumulate more than 5 blue ribbons in their 1st year of showing.
  7, 8, 9 Walk - Trot Equitation Younger
Riders 10 years of age and younger in their first year of showing
  10, 11, 12 Walk - Trot Equitation Older
Riders 11 years of age and older in their first year of showing
  Ring 1
  13, 14, 15 Short Stirrup Hunter*
Fences: 18"
Open to horses and ponies ridden by children 12 and under
  16, 17, 18 Beginner Equitation
Fences: 18"
  19, 20, 21 Pleasure Horse Adult*
Open to horses ridden by Adults shown with hunter tack on the flat
  22, 23, 24 Pleasure Horse Junior*
Open to horses ridden by Juniors shown with hunter tack on the flat
  25, 26, 27
Pleasure Pony*
Open to ponies, shown in hunter tack on the flat ridden by juniors
20 Minute Schooling Break
  28 Open Equitation on the Flat
Open to all Junior and Amateur riders
  29 Open Equitation over Fences
Fences: 2', 2'6, 3'
(Rider's Choice)
Open to all Junior and Amateur riders
  30, 31, 32 Schooling Hunter
Fences: 2' or 2'6
(Rider's Choice)
Open to all horses and ponies. Adults may ride ponies.
  33, 34, 35 Special Hunter
Fences: 2' or 2'6
(Rider's Choice)
 20 68 Costume Class

Start time TBA

*VHSA Assoc. points awarded
(Entries numbers are subject to change)
print
Printable order of classes will be available
to download 2 weeks prior to show day

Entries Class Division
  36  Warm Up
Course B - Unjudged and open all day
  37, 38, 39
Open Hunter
Fences: 2', 2'6, or 3'
(Rider's choice) Open to horses and ponies
  40, 41, 42 Thoroughbred Hunter*
Fences: 2'6 or 3'
(Rider's choice)
Open to horses who are or eligible to be registered with the Jockey Club.
  43, 44, 45 Green Hunter Horse*
Fences: 2'6 or 3'
(Rider's choice)
  46, 47, 48 Working Hunter*
Fences: 2'6 or 3'
(Rider's choice)
  20 Minute Schooling Break
  49, 50, 51 Adult Amateur Hunter*
Fences: 2'6 or 3'
(Rider's choice)
  52 VHSA Associate Adult Amateur Equitation over Fences*
Fences: 2'6 or 3'
(Rider's Choice)
  53 VHSA Associate Adult Amateur Equitation on the Flat*
Walk, trot, canter; judged on position, control and guidance.
  54, 55, 56 Children's/Junior Hunter*
Fences: 2'6 or 3' (Rider's choice)
  57 VHSA Associate Children's Equitation Over Fences*
Fences: 2'6 or 3'
(Rider's choice)
  58 VHSA Associate Children's/Junior Equitation on the Flat - 14 & Under*
Walk, trot, canter, judged on position, control and guidance
  59 VHSA Associate Children's/Junior Equitation on the Flat - 15-17*
Walk, trot, canter, judged on position, control and guidance
  20 Minute Schooling Break  
  60, 61, 62 Green Pony Hunter*
Fences: Small 2' Medium 2'3 Large 2'6
  63, 64, 65 Pony Hunter*
Fences: Small 2' Medium 2'3 Large 2'6
  66 VHSA Associate Pony Equitation over Fences*
Fences: Small 2' Medium 2'3 Large 2'6
All BWD Derby Handy Rounds