The SHC Competition Rules apply to SHC members and to SHC events.
Amendment: May 2019
SHCA Competition Rules, Section 12A.1.c.1 be amended as follows:
A stand-alone SHC Affiliate Youth Day Competition that has approved Grand National qualifier status applied to those classes in line with Grand National Children’s Classes
and Grand National Rider Classes for riders under the age of 17 years. A Youth Day Competition that has approved Grand National qualifier status may be open to entry by all members of a Affiliate/Constituent Affiliate of SHCA Inc or may be restricted to entries from members of an Affiliate/Constituent Affiliate of the State or Territory in which the event is being held.
Note: On the day of competition the child identified on the entry will be only person permitted to ride the horse nominated for that entry prior to the Class being held.
June 2018 Amendments:
16.00 SADDLERY AND GEAR PROTOCOLS
.1a) In Leading Rein & First Ridden Classes a simple snaffle (egg butt or rings only) with a cavesson noseband must be used A narrow strap may be attached to the front of
the saddle, no spurs permitted.
Reins must go direct from pony’s mouth to the riders hand, not be threaded through a monkey grip or obstructed in any way.
In Lead Rein the handler’s cane to not exceed 40cm.
In First Ridden, cane to not exceed 40cm.
June 2018 Amendments: Changes toClause 5to take effect in January 2019 when time restrictions apply to Competition Rules under Clause 5 , a 6 month time restriction be applied to all Clauses under Clause 5 of the Competition Rules.
July 2017 Amendments in place, members please acquaint yourself with alterations to these Rules, particularly
2.1 Adults Attire- Hats and Show Hunter Attire - Hats.
and 12A.1 (c) 1 regarding specific Youth Day event with GN qualifying status that:
"On the day of competition the child identified on the entry will be only person permitted to ride the horse nominated for that entry prior to the Class being held."
If any clarification of these Rules is required please contact the SHC secretary, Ph 02.4588 5005 | Email: click here