Show Jumping FAQs

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Show Jumping

Rules & FAQs

[/vc_column_text][minti_spacer][vc_tta_tour][vc_tta_section title=”How do I enter?” tab_id=”1494587451822-21b06927-759e”][vc_column_text]All of our competitions are now online entry in advanced via Horse Monkey – visit our Show Jumping Dates page and select Enter Now on the dates below.

Entries on the day may be accepted subject to availability and will incur a £2 surcharge.[/vc_column_text][minti_button link=”” color=”custom” custom_color=”#035c72″]Show Dates[/minti_button][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”What are the rules? ” tab_id=”1494587451866-68160b51-2648″][vc_column_text]You can find our general Show Jumping Rules below. For further information and for affiliated competitions search on the British Show Jumping Website.


  1. This competition will be run in accordance with BSJA Rules
  2. All classes will be run as a BSJA Single Phase Competition, a course in two parts with second part timed. All will jump against the clock immediately after their first round, even with faults unless eliminated. Exception to BSJA rules is that it is 3 refusals for elimination. Winner is the rider with the fewest (or zero) faults with the fastest time in the second section
  3. The organisers & landowners do not accept any liability for damage, accident, injury or illness to horses, riders, spectators or personal property.
  4. Hard hats to current BSI Standards must be worn at all times when mounted.
  5. The Organizers reserve the right to alter, add to or cancel any Class, and to refuse any entry without stating a reason.
  6. In the event of cancellation, £2 of the entry will be retained to defray costs.
  7. No Misuse of the Whip, equipment or Practise fences will be allowed
  8. Horses/Ponies must be 4yrs old and over
  9. Horses must not be left unattended whilst tied up to your lorry/trailer
  10. The Judge’s decision is final.
  11. Objections must be made within 15 minutes of the offence and must be accompanied by £15, which will be refunded if the objection is sustained.
  12. Entries online in advance or on the day (with £2 surcharge per entry)
  13. Please remove all droppings/hay from the lorry park.
  14. An adult must supervise children at all times.
  15. All dogs must be kept on the lead.

[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Can I enter on the day?” tab_id=”1494587933691-5cdbd12a-db4f”][vc_column_text]Entries on the day are subject to availability and will incur a £2 surcharge on the pre-entry fee, please call 01285 821715 or 07824 759655 to check for spaces on the day before travelling.

In the event of large class numbers then priority will be given to those who have pre-entered and wish to go HC/do another round. We strongly advise that you pre-enter if you want an entry guaranteed.

Start times will be available on HorseMonkey and on our website and are based on pre-entry numbers and allowing for entries on the day. Please ring 01285 821715 or 07824 759655 or see the Rectory Farm Facebook page or Twitter for updates on how classes are progressing on the day. Those who enter on the day ride after the pre-entries.

[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”What if I need to withdraw?” tab_id=”1494588047052-7f240ea7-d9b5″][vc_column_text]Horse gone lame? Lorry broken? No problem! If you give us enough notice and a valid reason we will refund your entry. On the day refunds/transfers will be made at the discretion of the secretary.

Please let us know as soon as possible so someone else may have your entry, for full refunds we need 24h notice and any withdrawals/substitutions ideally need to be before 2pm the day before when entries close.

If you miss your allotted time slot you may be able to jump later in the class. If you arrive too late to ride then unfortunately you will not be eligible for a transfer or refund.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”I’m having trouble booking Online?” tab_id=”1494588452476-5286b891-e3b4″][vc_column_text]We know it can be a bit confusing booking online for the first time – we are here to help! Contact Horse Monkey for technical issues or call us for help changing details/classes and other event queries[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Where do I find my Times?” tab_id=”1494588739618-a3dde4cc-cd31″][vc_column_text]Times can be found on our Website and will be published shortly after the 2pm Entry Close

Please note that whilst we aim to run to time, if we get a large number of entries on the day Classes may run late. If you are travelling far please check our Facebook or Twitter to see how Classes are running or call us before leaving[/vc_column_text][minti_button link=”” target=”_blank” color=”custom” custom_color=”#035c72″]Show Jumping Times[/minti_button][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Where can I find Results?” tab_id=”1494589363303-319b837e-5a5a”][vc_column_text]Results can be viewed on our Website

Results are uploaded as soon as possible after competition or with our Unaffiliated Competitions will be updated live[/vc_column_text][minti_button link=”” color=”custom” custom_color=”#035c72″]Show Jumping Results[/minti_button][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Double Clear Qualifiers” tab_id=”1494589632569-c2fe691a-1f82″][vc_column_text]All of our Unaffiliated Show Jumping Competitions are Area 9 Pony Club SJ, Cricklands and Trailblazers Qualifiers[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][/vc_tta_tour][/vc_column][/vc_row]