Bolesworth, Olympia & Liverpool Pony Championships

Bolesworth Qualification Criteria 2019:

128 Ponies

  • 5 from the Gold League dated 31st March 2019 (Qualification will not move down the line)
  • 5 from Arena UK Pony Premier (must jump clear in first round) (HOYS Qualifiers) (Qualification will move down the line)
  • 6 from Pony of the Year (must jump clear in first round) (Grand Prix) (Qualification will move down the line)
  • 8 Bolesworth Events Invitations

If the required qualified combinations are not gained from one of the above shows (e.g POYS) then the qualification will pass down the line to eligible combinations at Arena UK in the first instance.

138 Ponies

  • 5 from the Gold League dated 31st March 2019 (Qualification will not move down the line)
  • 5 from Arena UK Pony Premier (must jump clear in first round) (HOYS Qualifiers) (Qualification will move down the line)
  • 6 from Pony of the Year (must jump clear in first round) (Grand Prix) (Qualification will move down the line)
  • 8 Bolesworth Events Invitations

If the required qualified combinations are not gained from one of the above shows (e.g POYS) then the qualification will pass down the line to eligible combinations at Arena UK in the first instance.

148 Ponies

Open, but the top 5 pony and rider combinations (must jump clear in first round) from Pony of the Year Show JA Championship are guaranteed entry in this class. 


Olympia Qualification Criteria 2019:

128 Ponies

  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the National 128cm Championship at The British Showjumping National Championships 2019.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the Horse of the Year Show 128cm Championship at Horse of the Year Show 2019.
  • Top 3 Pony/Rider combinations from the 128cm Grand Prix at the English Home Pony 2019 (South View E C).
  • Top Pony/Rider combination from the Pony 128cm Gold League, ending 30th September 2019.

Any combinations in a qualifying place that have not jumped clear in the first round will not qualify and this place becomes a wild card. 

Wild cards will be allocated based on combinations jumping double clear on Home Pony teams and consistency in the Olympia qualifying classes. 

148 Ponies

  • 5 Riders from the Pony European Championships 2019.
  • Top 2 Pony/Rider combinations from the National 148cm Championship at The British Showjumping National Championships 2019.
  • Top 2 Pony/Rider combinations from the Pony Showjumper of the Year Championship at Horse of the Year Show 2019.
  • Top 2 Pony/Rider combinations from the 148cm Grand Prix at the English Home Pony 2019 (South View E C).
  • Top Pony/Rider combination from the Pony 148cm Gold League, ending 30th September 2019.

Any combinations in a qualifying place that have not jumped clear in the first round will not qualify and this place becomes a wild card. 

Wild cards will be allocated down the line from any of the Olympia qualifying competitions to combinations that have jumped clear. 
 

Liverpool Qualification Criteria 2019:

128 Ponies

  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the Pony Gold 128cm League ending 30th September 2019. Qualification will not pass down the line.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the 128cm Grand Prix at Pony of the Year Show 2019. Qualification will not pass down the line.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the HOYS 128cm Championship at Horse of the Year Show 2019, disregarding those already qualified.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the South View Home Pony 128cm Grand Prix 2019, disregarding those already qualified.
  • 8 Wild Cards to be allocated at the discretion of the Liverpool Organising Committee 
Any combinations in a qualifying place that have not jumped clear in the first round will not qualify and this place becomes a wild card. Additional wild cards may be offered to fill spaces in the final to reach a full quota of 24 combinations.

138 Ponies
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the Pony Gold 138cm League ending 30th September. Qualification will not pass down the line.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the 138cm Grand Prix at Pony of the Year Show 2019. Qualification will not pass down the line.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the HOYS 138cm Championship at Horse of the Year Show 2019, disregarding those already qualified.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the South View Home Pony 138cm Grand Prix 2019, disregarding those already qualified.
  • 8 Wild Cards to be allocated at the discretion of the Liverpool Organising Committee.
Any combinations in a qualifying place that have not jumped clear in the first round will not qualify and this place becomes a wild card. Additional wild cards may be offered to fill spaces in the final to reach a full quota of 24 combinations.
 
148 Ponies
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the Pony Gold 148cm League ending 30th September. Qualification will not pass down the line.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the 148cm Grand Prix at Pony of the Year Show 2019. Qualification will not pass down the line.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the Pony Showjumper of the Year Final at Horse of the Year Show 2019, disregarding those already qualified.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the South View Home Pony 148cm Grand Prix 2019, disregarding those already qualified.
  • 8 Wild Cards to be allocated at the discretion of the Liverpool Organising Committee.
Any combinations in a qualifying place that have not jumped clear in the first round will not qualify and this place becomes a wild card. Additional wild cards may be offered to fill spaces in the final to reach a full quota of 24 combinations.