Home Pony shows and competitions are designed for younger riders to gain experience within a team environment. By gaining experience at this level it is hoped that it will assist in the development of riders that may go on to compete on to compete for Great Britain on a Nations Cup or Championship team in the future.
Home Pony Competitions:
27/07-31/07/18Wales and West (WAL)
24th-28th October South View (ENG) Relevant teams will be published below by Friday 12th October
(all warm up/selection classes for each Nation are printed in the schedule)
England Team Qualified Riders
Welsh Teams Shortlist
Home Pony Teams:
Age-16 years and under (the year in which the riders turns this age)
Teams-128cms, 138cms, 148cms, Debut (148cms) to be ridden by age of rider of the relevant height category.
Irish Home Pony (Cavan)
ALL riders and ponies authorised to compete at the Irish Home Pony will need to become members of Show Jumping Ireland. ALL ponies now need to carry a micro-chip and ALL riders must hold their Pony 5 Star part 1 and 2 including the Home Pony additional units. To visit the Showjuming Ireland website please click here.
For the full selection policy and criteria please click here.
Below is the minimum criteria that combinations at each height are expected to be consistently double clear at:
Minimum Criteria:148cm (16yrs and under):1.20m
138cm (14yrs and under):1.10m
128cm (12yrs and under):1.05m
Debut (16yrs and under):1.15m
To be considered for teams please email email@example.com with the Riders Name, Pony, Nation and which team.
Please click here to download Home Pony Code of Conduct. This will need to be signed and returned to firstname.lastname@example.org before competing on a team.
Scotland- Phillipa Curry
England-Mia Palles Clark
Wales- Carian Scudamore
For every selected rider for each Home Pony team (Debut, 128s, 138s and 148s) there is a contribution that has to be paid which goes towards the Chef d'Equipes expenses, the relevant costs are below:
Irish Home Pony: £50
Welsh, Scottish and English Home Pony: £25
Clarification on eligibility of riders for each Nation:
In Home Pony competitions a rider may compete for the Home Pony Team of the country in which:
(a) They were born; or
(b) one parent or grandparent were born; or
(c) They have completed thirty six consecutive months of Residence immediately preceding the time of the competition