Riders are required to wear scarlet or dark coats; white shirts with white stock; white, buff or canary breeches and protective headgear. See GR801. All Hunter and Hunt Seat equitation riders must wear protective headgear while jumping in accordance with General Rules, GR801.
What color show coats are allowed in the hunter ring?
Show Coat – For lower level Jumpers coats are required but any color is acceptable. As you get higher up in the Jumper levels dark, muted or scarlet coats are required. In the Hunter ring riders are required to wear conservative colored coats (black, blue, green or brown) without bling or much contrast stitching.
Can you wear full seat breeches in Hunters?
Jumpers: yes I do believe that quite a few people jump in full seat breeches and many of my friends do and it is allowed. Hunters: NEVER WEAR THEM. They are forbidden.
Can you wear white breeches in Hunters?
Breeches must be light color (white, fawn or canary). Pastel and dark colored breeches are not allowed. Shirts, light in color, must be tucked into breeches and fastened at the top of the neck. Ties or chokers of any color must be worn (unless the shirt, by design, has the choker built in for its intended use).
Do you have to wear a Shadbelly in a hunter derby?
If you are doing a Hunter Derby, you can wear a shadbelly but this is the only place. Black, navy or dark brown helmet, no helmet covers! Get your Lunch Lady hair net on! Hair tucked up in helmet with hair net, no pony tails, no fly-aways, and barrettes with attached hair-nets are not really accepted.
Are breastplates allowed in Hunters?
STANDING MARTINGALES: A BREASTPLATE WITH A STANDING MARTINGALE ATTACHMENT OR A REGULAR STANDING MARTINGALE IS CONSIDERED NORMAL HUNTER ATTIRE FOR OVER FENCES CLASSES — DO NOT ADJUST TOO SHORT OR TOO LONG — ASK FOR HELP IF YOU DO NOT KNOW HOW TO ADJUST A MARTINGALE! … A BREASTPLATE IS OK.
Are bell boots allowed in equitation?
Illegal bits include, but are not limited to, two rings, three rings, gags (other than the hunter gag), et cetera. Illegal nosebands include, but are not limited to, drop, flash and figure eight nosebands. b. In Jumping Seat equitation, snaffles, pelhams, full bridles, gags, two ring or three ring bits are required.
Are Monoflap saddles allowed in the hunter ring?
Also if you tend to ride with really short stirrups and find yourself going over the flap, a monoflap saddle may be for you. It’s only got 1 flap! … I don’t think I will ever go back to a regular saddle. I will warn you if you are a hunter, these are not accepted in the hunter ring.
How do you win a hunter under saddle class?
Three tips to help you win in Hunter Under Saddle
- Light Contact. Hunter under saddle horses in the western held shows should be shown on light contact. …
- It comes down to balance. …
- It’s not a lope but a canter. …
- First Impressions do count. …
- A trick of the trade.
What horse show judges look for?
Hunter horses are judged based on the horse’s style, their form over fences, pace and the judge’s overall impression of the horse. The horse should also have a good attentive expression, good scope, tight knees that go up to the horse’s chin and/or nose and they jump up and around the fences using their head and neck.
Do you plait for working hunter?
New Member. You must not pull and plait for a working hunter class if the pony is a registered pure welsh, you will be doing M&M working hunter classes, or showing as an M&M in local level WH classes where no native class is available.
How many jumps do you get in a working hunter class?
A full working hunter jumping course should include a minimum of two and a maximum of five jumping efforts. Working hunter jumps should emulate obstacles which a rider would expect to encounter on the hunt field.