Family horse or pony class in hand A
Name of rider/handler:
Name and age of horse:
Judged by:
Tips and advice by:
Score:
Percentage:
Required movements for freestyle in hand show:
Video must show a halt at the start of the show sideways on to camera.
Walk away from the camera, turn and walk straight back towards the camera.
Turn and trot away from the camera, turn and trot straight back towards the camera.
Trot on both reins.
Halt sideways on to the camera at the end with all round view of horse videoed at halt to show conformation, condition and turnout.
Video to be no more than 4 minutes long.
Scores will be awarded as per score sheet below.
NB Although marks are awarded for conformation the judge will be looking at conformation along the lines of correctness in regards to suitability as an all-round pony club or riding club type.
MOVEMENTS Max
Mark
JUDGES SCORE COMMENTS
1TURNOUT OF HORSE 10
2TURNOUT OF RIDER 10
3GENERAL CONDITION OF HORSE 10
4CORRECTNESS OF CONFORMATION 10
5REGULARITY, RHYTHM AND QUALITY OF PACES IN WALK 10
6REGULARITY, RHYTHM AND QUALITY OF PACES IN TROT 10
7STRAIGHTNESS OF PACES 10
8ATHLETICISM AND BALANCE OF HORSE 10
9GENERAL MANNERS AND WILLINGNESS OF HORSE 10
10SUITABILITY FOR PURPOSE 20
11SMOOTHNESS, CONTINUITY AND GENERAL ARTISTIC MERIT OF ‘SHOW’ 20
12OVERALL IMPRESSION OF HORSE AND HANDLER WORKING IN HARMONY 20
13TOTAL 150
Tips and advice:
SCORING EXPLAINED; 0=Not performed. 1=Very bad. 2=Fairly bad. 3=bad. 4=Insufficient. 5=Sufficient 6=Satisfactory. 7= Fairly good. 8= Good. 9=Very good. 10= Excellent.
Half marks may be used.