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Hunter/Jumper shows in southeastern PA?

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  • Hunter/Jumper shows in southeastern PA?

    I am looking to take my 4 year old ottb to hunter or jumper (preferably jumper) shows in the next few months. He is young, so I am looking for the lower rated shows, or jumper shows with puddle jumpers/schooling jumpers, or anything below 3'! I was wondering if anyone knows of good shows in my general area (Nottingham, PA, basically as southeastern in PA as you can get before being in Delaware/Maryland). Delaware/Maryland/New Jersey shows are good too, as long as they aren't too far of a drive! Thanks!

  • #2
    Pickering Hunt Pony Club has low level jumper classes at Ludwig's this Saturday -- It's a pretty relaxed show with hunter riders not required to wear jackets --

    Berk's Equine Council has their jumper show this Sunday -- I believe that's usually in conjunction with a fair --

    There's a CCHSA show with jumpers in the covered ring at Vince Dugan's on 8/15 --

    I believe they have jumpers starting at about 2'6" at Ludwig's Corner Labor Day Weekend --

    OVCTA has 2 shows left in their series of h/j shows with 2'6" - 3' jumpers --

    Google or check http://www.horsedelval.com/August%20'09%20Calendar.pdf for more info --
    "I never mind if an adult uses safety stirrups." GM


    • #3
      Berks Equine has lower level classes ( my niece will be doing the 2' with her large pony) up to a Mini Prix with a $1000 prize, nice show well run. here is a link to the prize list
      If you are lucky enough to ride, you are lucky enough.


      • #4
        Starting October 11th there will be a schooling fall series at Fairwinds Farm in Northeast, MD just 10 minutes from Nottingham, PA.

        There website is http://www.fairwindsstables.com/



        • #5
          I have a few prizelists here, I do not have any idea if they are close to you or not, or how the shows are. I hope to start showing my boy soon too!
          Here is what I have though:

          3 farm fun humter jumper series
          9/20 is their next show at Appadiditt Farm in Eleverson, pa 19520 ( info: appadiditt@dejazzed.com )
          Also 11/1 at Fox Hollow Farm in Glenmore Pa 19343 Info: cindy97@msn.com

          Both offerSpeed Bump Hunters(open to horses learning to canter. cross rails only), Baby Greens( 2'), Hopeful Schooling Jumpers (2'6- 3')
          Mini jumpers (2')

          High Bid Farm Shows:
          8/9 and 8/30 www.hibidfarm.com
          baby green hunters

          Cricket Hill : 8/8 and 9/12 Glenmore Pa
          Hopeful Jumpers 2'3- 2'6
          green hunter 2'3
          mini jumpers 2'


          • #6
            Jumper shows

            Valley Hill (near malvern) has a jumper series and a hunter series (non-rated)

            Worcester Farm at Our Farm (norristown) has a friday night jumper series. ( non-rated)

            shannondell Farm (norristown) has hunter/jumpers ( CCHSA rated)

            Ludwigs corner is coming up labor day weekend. Not small, but unrated. it is great exposure for a young horse

            Good luck!


            • #7
              www.lancasterhorse.com is a good resource for shows in Central PA and Northern MD. There is a whole thread dedicated to shows. Good luck and have fun!


              • #8
                http://www.shadowbrookhorseshows.com/ - an excellent show series and facility!!
                www.brydellefarm.com ....developing riders, NOT passengers!
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