Classes

Click here for full 2017 show schedule and entry forms (pdf format)

IN HAND SHOWING Commencing 9.00am Prompt
Sponsored by: R G Swain, Swain Transport, Church Stretton in memory of the late Dick Swain – Long time supporter and past President of the Church Stretton Show.
 WELSH SECTION CLASSES (in hand) 
Class 1 WELSH SECTIONS A & B – 4 year olds and over

Kindly Sponsored by:  Ray Horton Animal Feeds Ltd  01694 724400 

Class 2 WELSH SECTIONS C & D – 4 year olds and over

Kindly Sponsored by:  A S Morris Taxi Service  01694 722876

 UTILITY CLASSES (in hand) 
Class 3 YOUNGSTOCK  (any breed)

Young stock 3 yrs and under – Rosette for best foal

Kindly Sponsored by:  SF Vehicle Builders  01694 722804

Class 4 SMALL BREEDS/MOUNTAIN AND MOORLAND (any age)

This class is NOT restricted to British Native Breeds. To be shown in their natural state i.e. un-trimmed and un-plaited.

Kindly Sponsored by:  Church Stretton Motorcycles Crossways  01694 723546  

Class 5 LARGE BREEDS/MOUNTAIN AND MOORLAND (any age)

This class is NOT restricted to British Native Breeds. To be shown in their natural state i.e. un-trimmed and un-plaited.

Kindly Sponsored by:  Central Garage Crossways  01694 723880

Class 6 COLOURED, SPOTTED, DUN & PALOMINO (any age)

Kindly Sponsored by: Halls Livestock Auction Centre  01743 462620

Show Challenge Cup

Class 7 ANY BREEDS/ANY AGE (Open to all horses and ponies)

Stretton Antiques Cup 

Class 8 VETERAN (aged 15 years and over)

Kindly Sponsored by: Ace Farm Supplies, Condover Industrial Estate  01743 718955

Class 9 YOUNG HANDLER (16yrs and under)

Kindly Sponsored by: Gary Pearce Landscapes 01694 731380 07778 705733 

Trophy kindly donated by Jane and Dennis Duppa 

Class 10 SENIOR HANDLER (17yrs and older)

Kindly Sponsored by:  Outsource Site Services  01743 453990

www.out-source.biz

Stretton Antiques Cup to be awarded

 INHAND CHAMPIONSHIP – 1st and 2nd Prize winners from classes 1 – 10 to compete for in hand Dick Swain Championship Cup
RIDDEN SHOWING Commencing 9.00am Prompt
Sponsored by: Crows Agricultural Ltd 01743 719271
Class 11 BEST TURNOUT

Open to any horse/pony/rider combination. Any age.

Church Stretton Show Challenge Cup will be awarded to the Winner

Kindly Sponsored by: Wrights Estate Agents & Valuers  01694 722237

http://www.wrightschurchstretton.co.uk

Class 12 LEAD REIN PONY

Open to riders aged 8 and under with ponies 12.2 hh and under

Church Stretton Lead Rein Pony Cup

Kindly Sponsored by: Wildes Plant Hire  01743 718777 http://www.wildesplanthire.co.uk

Class 13 RIDDEN MOUNTAIN AND MOORLAND

May be divided by height if sufficient entries

Church Stretton Show Challenge Cup will be awarded to the Winner

Kindly Sponsored by: Ace Farm Supplies  01743 718955 

Class 14 RIDDEN COLOURED, SPOTTED, DUN or PALOMINO HORSE or PONY

(all breed and lead rein included)

Church Stretton Show Challenge Cup will be awarded to the Winner

Kindly Sponsored by: McCartneys Church Stretton  01694 722288 http://www.mccartneys.co.uk 

Class 15 RIDDEN VETERAN HORSE OR PONY – age of horse to be 15 or over

Church Stretton Show Challenge Cup will be awarded to the Winner

Class 16

 

RIDDEN HUNTER/SPORTS HORSE – open to all

Kindly Sponsored by: AT Wilde  01743 718777 http://www.atwildeplantparts.co.uk 

Class 17 JUNIOR BEST RIDER

Open to all riders 16 yrs & under with ponies 14.2hh & under

Kindly Sponsored by: Country Fresh Pullets Ltd 01691 831020

   
Class 18 SENIOR BEST RIDER

Open to horses and ponies.  Riders 17 yrs & over

Kindly Sponsored by: Martha Lily Photography  07715 475508 http://www.marthalilyphotography.co.uk 

Class 19 FAMILY PONY – rider any age

Judged on suitability, manners and overall presentation

Church Stretton Show Family Pony Trophy in memory of Max to be presented for this class.

Kindly Sponsored by: Shampers Hair Stylists  01694 722248 

RIDDEN CHAMPIONSHIP – 1st and 2nd Prize winners from classes 11 – 19  to compete for ridden championship
 
WORKING HUNTER Commencing 11.00am Prompt
Sponsored by: NFU Mutual Insurance: 01743 344743
Class  20 WORKING HUNTER CRADLE STAKES

For ponies 13.2hh and under. Rider 16 yrs & under. Fences up to 45cm

Stretton Hills Equine Trophy

Kindly Donated by: Stretton Hills Veterinary Equine Practice      

07855 365941

Class 21 WORKING HUNTER NOVICE

For all horses and ponies.  Rider any age.  Fences up to 70cm

The Thomas Family Cup will be awarded to the Winner 

Class 22 WORKING HUNTER INTERMEDIATE

For all horses and ponies.  Rider any age.  Fences up to 75cm

Linton Challenge Cup given by P. Dickens to be awarded to the Winner

Kindly Sponsored by: Woodlands Farmhouse Ice Cream  01978 780442

Class 23 WORKING HUNTER OPEN

For all horses and ponies.  Rider any age. Fences up to 80cm

Kindly Sponsored by: Oliver Roberts Dip WCF Mobile Farrier

07792 707220 

Working Hunter Championship – 1st and 2nd Prize winners from classes 20 – 23 to compete for Working Hunter Championship Cup
HANDY PONY  Commencing 9.00am Prompt – 3.00pm
Sponsored by:  Country Fresh Pullets Ltd 01691 831020
Class 24 MINI HANDY PONY

Rider 10 years or under. Leading rein included

Class 25 HANDY PONY

14.2hh and under. Rider 16 years or under.

Class 26 HANDY PONY/ HORSE

Horse any height. Rider any age

 ENTRY FEE OF £2  to be taken at ringside

Results displayed at Secretaries Tent from 3.30pm

CLEAR ROUND JUMPING Commencing 9.00am Prompt – 11.00am
Any height. Entry fee of £2.50 will be taken at the entrance to the ring at time of competing. Rosettes for all clear rounds. (Clear Round ring will be used for Tiny Tots Jumping from 11am)

Kindly Sponsored by: Stretton Antiques Market http://www.strettonantiquesmarket.com

01694 723718

TINY TOTS JUMPING                            Commencing 11.30am
Class 27 (a)

 

(b)

TINY TOTS (10 yrs and under)

Poles on ground. On lead rein.

TINY TOTS (12 yrs and under)

Up to 40cm. Off lead rein.

Trophies to be awarded to winners, rosettes to all 

Class 28 NERVOUS/NOVICE RIDER (Open to All)

Height up to 45cm

Class 29 BEGINNERS JUMPING (Open to All)

Height 60cm in the first round

Class 30 HORSE AND HOUND

Any horse/ pony/ rider combination.

Classes 27 –  29 competitors will not be allowed to jump in Ring 7 Show Jumping 
SHOW JUMPING Commencing 9.00am Prompt
Sponsored by: Montgomery Management; 01694 724354
Class 31 JUNIOR JUMPING – 60cm

Rider 10 yrs and under.  Fences not exceeding 60cm in the first round.

Church Stretton Show Challenge Cup will be awarded to winner

Kindly Sponsored by: Montgomery Management  01694 724354

   
Class 32 NOVICE JUMPING – 70cm

Fences not exceeding 70cm.  Horses and ponies judged separately.

Church Stretton Show Perpetual Challenge Shield to be awarded to winning pony.

Kindly Sponsored by: Rowley Racing  01746 714025  www.rowleyracing.co.uk

Class 33 NOVICE JUMPING – 80cm

Fences not exceeding 80cm. Horses and ponies judged separately.

Incorporating Team Competition. 

Kindly Sponsored by: Wendy Oakley Catering  01588 638846

Horse Shoe Trophy will be awarded to winning pony. Shield to winning horse.

Class 34 JUMPING – 90cm

Fences not exceeding 90cm in first round. Horses & ponies judged separately.

Mynderley shield to winning horse. Shield to pony.

Kindly Sponsored by: Wynnstay Farmers  01691 828512

Eagle House Llansantffraid Powys

Class 35 OPEN JUMPING – 100cm (Open to All)

Fences 100cm in the first round.

Trophy kindly donated by Stretton Antique Market will be awarded to winner.

Classes 32 – 35 open to horses and ponies and riders of all ages

Riders will compete only once. If they are part of a team their score will count for both team and individual awards.

DRESSAGE Commencing 9.00am Prompt
Class 36 WALK & TROT TEST – BD INTRODUCTORY C (2016)

Any horse/pony/rider combination including leading rein

Kindly Sponsored by: Green Barn Supplies  07802 660632 

Class 37 JUNIOR DRESSAGE – PONY CLUB INTRODUCTORY TEST 2007

Open to riders aged 16 years & under with horses or ponies

Horses must be ridden by riders 13 yrs & over

*Church Stretton Show Boulton Cup to be awarded to Winner*

Kindly Sponsored by: TWE Corbett, Longnor 

Class 38 NOVICE DRESSAGE – BD PRELIM 7 (2002)

Novice restriction – Horse & Rider combination not to have scored more than 65% in any prelim or novice dressage competition.

Kindly Sponsored by: Hough & Sons – Butchers  01694 722386 

Class 39 INTERMEDIATE DRESSAGE – PRELIM 14 (2006) 
Class 40 OPEN DRESSAGE – NOVICE 24 (2010)
MOUNTED FANCY DRESS Commencing approx. 2.30pm
Sponsored by DJM Consulting  Farm & Rural Business consultants  01746 714089
Class 41 ANY HEIGHT – RIDER 10 YEARS OR UNDER

ANY HEIGHT – RIDER 11 YEARS OR OVER

Riding hats must be worn in these classes 

Commencing approximately 2.30pm. Please check as this may vary. 

FREE ENTRY – donation appreciated

GYMKHANA   Commencing approx. 3.00pm
Sponsored by Shrewsbury Livestock Auction Centre – 01743 462620
  4 games on each age class – £5
  8 yrs & under – leading rein
  12 yrs & under
  Open
  Please note – competitors in leading rein classes cannot enter other gymkhana classes.
Trophies to be awarded to the rider in each class with the most aggregate points.
DRIVING Commencing 1.00pm Prompt
Sponsored by HMJ Tyres & Garage Services  01694 723583
Class 42 Horses and ponies any height or breed

Overall winner to be awarded the Driving Cup.

There will be an optional drive of approximately 4.5 miles.

Special prizes will be awarded for Best Turnout, Best Exercise/Pleasure Vehicle and Best Multiple. 

DOG SHOW
  Entries at 12 noon.

Classes start at 1.00pm Prompt

CLASSES 1 TO 5 FOR PEDIGREE DOGS ONLY

Sponsored by – John R. Thomas  – Florist and Pet Supplies – 01694 722 194

Class 1 ANY VARIETY PUPPY – 6 – 12 months old 
Class 2 ANY VARIETY JUNIOR – 12 – 18 months old
Class 3 ANY VARIETY NON-SPORTING – Includes Toy, Utilities, Working & Pastoral 
Class 4 ANY VARIETY SPORTING – Includes Gundogs, Terriers & Hounds 
Class 5 ANY VARIETY OPEN
 CLASSES 6 TO 10 OPEN TO ALL DOGS

 Kindly Sponsored by: Wynnstay Farms Craven Arms – 01588 672623

Class 6 BEST  CROSS BREED 
Class 7 BEST WORKING TERRIER 
Class 8 JUNIOR HANDLING (up to 12 years old)
Class 9 THE DOG WITH THE WAGGIEST TAIL 
Class 10 BEST IN SHOW

Cup, kindly donated by Barbara Walk, to be awarded to Best in Show

Click here for full 2017 show schedule and entry forms (pdf format)