Trophies and Points
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Trophies and Points

There are many long-standing and hotly contested trophies that are competed for amongst local riders.

Trophies are contested at our March Show or During the Winter Series


Most final trophy deciders will be incorporated in appropriate classes and the results will be separated out. Please note that to be eligible for local prizes the rider and/or horse must have attended at least one of our shows this season. For any further queries please email sjwaitemata@gmail.com

 

The following awards and trophies recognise each year's best efforts at our events:

Mini Circuit Hacks Points Prize Trophy

Points awarded to the Waitemata hack combination (same throughout the series) from the two best placings two per Mini Circuit day. 


Mini Circuit Ponies Points Prize Trophy

Points awarded as for the hacks.


Bullock Trophy Points Prize

Points awarded to a hack combination (same throughout the series) from placings in the highest two starts per Mini Circuit day from the 60cm, 70cm, and 80cm classes only. If a combination competes in 3 or more classes on a show day, only your best TWO placings will count.  Points awarded as for the hacks. For the 55- 60cm, 70cm and 80cm classes only.  Only your best TWO placings will count.


Challis Trophy Points Prize

Points awarded as for the hacks. For the 55- 60cm, 70cm and 80cm classes only.  Only your best TWO placings will count.


Arturo Stakes

Class at 1.15m on the Finals Day. Open to horses with 3 or less graded wins previous to the beginning of the season. Graded wins are at 1.10m and above. Points must be obtained to qualify.


Top Pony Stakes

Class at 1.05m on the Finals Day Open to ponies with 3 or less graded wins previous to the beginning of the season. Graded wins are at 1.00m and above. Points must be obtained to qualify..


Open Horse Futurity

Class at 1.20m on the Finals Day. Mini Circuit points are taken forward and combined with points gained in class on the finals day. Points are added in realistic equalised manner. e.g. If highest Mini Circuit points are 27 then the 1st place in the 1.20m class on the finals day receives 27 points. The highest total points win the Futurity and a substantial prize and rug.


Open Pony Futurity

Class at 1.10m on The Finals Day. Awarded the same way as the Open Horse Futurity


Newcomers Cup

Class at 1.05m on The Finals Day Open to new combinations this season. Qualifiers must gain points in the Mini Circuit and compete on the Finals Day.


Young Horse Wedgewood Blue Cup

Class at : 4yr  -80cm, 5yr - 1.00m, 6yr - 1.05m on the Finals Day for horses 6yrs and under and on handicap. Qualifiers must gain points in the Mini Circuit and compete on the Finals Day.


Dale Jones Open Pony Cup

Rider and pony combination obtaining the greatest points in classes 1.05m and above at Finals Show.


Trinity Cup

For riders aged 13 yrs and under at the date of first mini-circuit show. Rider/pony combination obtaining the greatest points on the Winter Series.


Grice Kerr Cup

For riders 14 yrs to 16 yrs at the date of first mini-circuit show. Rider in combination with a horse or pony (same combination for the season) obtaining the greatest points on the Winter Series.


Morgan Richards Trophy

For the best placed hack combination in the 1.10m Derby Class at Finals weekend show