NEWCOMER 2017  YELLOW Now Open period is from the 1st January 2017  – 31st December 2017

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This is a competition for New Season Riding Ponies (i.e. those Ponies that have NOT been exhibited at any show or competition UNDER SADDLE (other than leading Rein) before 1st January 2017

  • Ponies must be registered with the Society.
  • Owners must be members of the Society.
  • Stallions may compete.
  • Ponies must compete in a snaffle bridle.

NSW State Newcomer Sweepstakes Championship Final for 2017 year will be held at the RPSBS NSW STATE SHOW

Entry Fee – $44.00 for the Year 2017

Qualifying classes will be:

  • Newcomer Riding Pony n.e. 12.2hh
  • Newcomer Riding Pony over 12.2hh and n.e. 13.2hh.
  • Newcomer Riding Pony over 13.2hh and n.e. 14.2 hh.
  • Champion and Reserve Champion Newcomer Riding Pony.

The NSW Sweepstakes money will be divided as follows:  Champion 45%, Reserve 35%. Third 20%.

Newcomer Competitors 2017 will be issued with a YELLOW Card, which must be carried and produced to the ring steward at the commencement of the Newcomer Class, for signing by the Judge when they qualify. Failure to produce this card will make the pony ineligible for the event even if they have no intention of competing at the Final, or have already qualified.

Ponies competing in the Newcomer Competition 2017  are NOW eligible for ALL Riding Pony classes in NSW, as well as the specific Newcomer Classes. at all shows. NSW Newcomer competitors desiring to compete in Newcomer Classes in State other than NSW, must enter the competition in that State, and comply with the specific Rules in that State.