Please find most up to date rules for the 2017 National Pony Leauge
This League is open to 128cm ponies jumping 80cm; 138cm ponies jumping 90cm and 148cm ponies jumping 1.00m.
Ponies must not compete higher than 90cm; 1.00m and 1.10m between 1st January 2017 and the League Final date
To be eligible for the 128 Final the rider MUST NOT have attained a clear round in the 128 1.10m class
To be eligible for the 138 Final the rider MUST NOT have attained a clear round in the 138 1.20m class
To be eligible for the 148 Final the rider MUST NOT have attained a clear round in the 148 1.30m class
All qualifying competitions must have a time allowed and will run under Article 274.5.1
The Final will be held at the National Pony Championships and will be a jump off class under Article 238.2.2
Each Region will run 6 legs of the League and athletes may only qualify within their own Region, athlete/pony combination must compete in a minimum of 3 of their regional qualifiers to be elegible for the final
3 points for every double clear round will be awarded.
The top 10 athlete/pony combinations after the 6 rounds in each Region go through to the Final. Athletes may ride a maximum of 3 ponies per class.
If an athlete has more than one pony qualified for the final, the highest placed pony in the league competes in the final.
Every competitor starts on a score of 0 in the final.
Only qualified combinations can compete at the Final – all those on equal points in 10th place will qualify for the Final.
Temporary tickets can be used but athletes will not be eligible for league points or SJI points or prize money or qualifying place.
Minimum prize fund at each venue €100 per class.
Prize fund at the Final will be €500 per class.
A League table will be available online.
Ponies downbanded in 2017 are not elegible for the league
Qualified combinations must be declared for the final, as per instructions to be placed on this page at later stage.