English Light Horse

Sunday, August 19, 2018 – 8:30 A.M. SHARP!

Director: Audrey Dumoulin (613) 675-1565
Judge: Nicole Hill
Jump Course Designer:  Heather Alston

Mail/email entries to:
Audrey Dumoulin
275 Blue Corner Road, L’Orignal, Ont. K0B 1K0


  1. All competitors must hold current membership in the Vankleek Hill Agricultural Society. Fee is $6. A list of last year’s competitors who have already paid their membership is available at the Fair secretary’s office and will be available at the Show secretary’s desk.
  2. Membership does not include gate entrance fees. One entrance to the grounds is permitted for one horse.  If required to pay entry to the grounds, please co-operate and do so, then bring your proof of entry to the horse show secretary for reimbursement.
  3.  Membership and entry fees are payable to the Vankleek Hill Agricultural Society.  Your cheque must accompany your entry form.
  4. Proof of negative coggins test for the current year is required with all entry forms.
  5. Proof of liability insurance obtained by the owner and covering both the exhibitor and third parties is required with all entry forms.
  6.  All riders must wear approved helmets with chin strap done up at all times while mounted on a horse, even outside the show ring.
  7.  Stallions must at all times be handled by adults or confined to a trailer.  They may not be left tied.  Unruly stallions may be dismissed from the show ring and/or the fair grounds at the discretion of the Show Committee.
  8. Access to stalls in the barn is on first come basis.
  9. Entry Fees: Open classes: $12; Adult classes: $10; Youth & Short Stirrup classes: $8; Novice classes: $5; Leadline: $2
  10. Youth: riders 14 to 18 yrs.  Short Stirrup: 13 yrs. and under.  Leadline: 8 yrs. and under – may not enter any other classes.  Novice: horse or rider any age, not ready for canter – horse/rider combination may not enter any other classes
  11.  Open classes may be entered by Short Stirrup and Youth riders if they feel that they have the ability to compete safely.
  12. Awards given to High Point Short Stirrup Rider, High Point Youth Rider, High Point Adult Rider and High Point Horse.  No points awarded for classes 14, 16, 17, & 18.
13. Prize Money: 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Novice $15                            $10                              $8                              $5
Open $50 $40 $30 $20
Youth & Short Stirrup $30 $25 $20 $10
Adult $40 $30 $25 $15


  1. Exhibitors encouraged to submit entries by Aug 16/18. Post entries accepted 30 minutes prior to start of class.
  2. No interference or complaints to the judge will be tolerated. All complaints must be submitted in writing to the VKH Fair English Horse Show Committee, as per General Rules and Regulations #14.


**Practice ring available throughout the day of the show.


  1. Adult Hunter Under Saddle
  2. Youth Hunter Under Saddle
  3. Short Stirrup Hunter Under Saddle
  4. Adult Show Hack
  5. Youth Show Hack
  6. Short Stirrup Show Hack
  7. Adult Equitation on the Flat
  8. Youth Equitation on the Flat
  9. Short Stirrup Equitation on the Flat
  10. Adult Command
  11. Youth Command
  12. Short Stirrup Command – W/T  (canter tie breaker)
  13. Novice Hunter Under Saddle – W/T
  14. Novice Equitation – W/T
  15. Novice Hunter Over Fences – W/T; ground poles
  16. Leadlines – W/T; Ribbons & Prizes
  17. Sr. Equitation on the Flat; Riders 40 yrs & over


18. Adult Hunter Over Fences – Under 2 ft.

19. Youth Hunter Over Fences – Under 21 in.

20. Short Stirrup Hunter Over Fences – Cross Rails

21. Adult Equitation Over Fences – Under 2 ft.

22. Youth Hunter Equitation Over Fences – Under 21 in

23. Short Stirrup Hunter Equitation Over Fences – Cross Rails

24. Open Jumper; 2 ft. 3 in.

25. Open Jumper; 2 ft. 6 in.

26. Open Gambler’s Choice; 2 ft. 6 in. to 3 ft. 3 in.