Silver Series

AIM

It is envisaged that the series will act as a beneficial preparation for both horses and riders transitioning from competing at a height of 1.25m and progressing through to heights of 1.35m plus in preparation to compete in EWA Jumping’s Horse of the Year (HOTY) classes

OBJECTIVE

To administer, along with jump clubs, up to 10 rounds of the series to be run between March and November each calendar year.

EVENT GUIDELINES

  • An annual series of shows hosting Silver Series events will run throughout the calendar year in WA; set by EWAJC
  • Expressions of interest to become a host club of the Silver Series should be directed to the EWAJC prior to September of the previous year.  This can be done in writing directly to the committee or via the EWA dates submission form.
  • The Silver Series class is to be run as an open class under article 238.2.2.
  • The Silver Series class may not be the main class or the main money class of the host club’s fixture.
  • It is anticipated that the Silver Series classes will be the second main class of the fixture and it is recommended that the Silver Series class is not to be run as the last class of the day.
  • The height of the Silver Series classes will start at 1.25m in March and rise to 1.35m in November.

CLASS ENTRY AND PRIZEMONEY

  • Horse and rider combinations competing in a EWA Silver Series class may NOT COMPETE in the Bronze Series or HOTY at the same fixture.
  • The EWAJC offers financial assistance of up to $650 to each participating host club to help run the qualifier as per the conditions laid out by the EWAJC
  • There is to be a minimum total cash prize money of $1000 per class (EWA Jumping + club contributions).
  • Vouchers or merchandise may be given in addition to the cash prize money total but may not supplement the cash prize money total as above.

LEADER BOARD

  • Maintenance of the leader board is to be the responsibility of the EWA Jumping Committee
  • Points will be awarded from each round with 1st - 10, 2nd - 8, 3rd - 6, 4th - 5, 5th – 4, 6th – 3 and additionally each clear first round that is not placed - 1 point
  • The Series leader board will be based on the performance of the horse and rider combination
  • Where a rider accrues a total of 16 penalties or more in the first-round riders does not accrue Leaderboard points.
  • Once a horse and rider combination completes two or more EWAJ HOTY qualifiers they will no longer qualify for the EWAJ Silver Series Leader Board
  • Points will be allocated from each event entered however only the best six scores will count towards each horse and rider combination’s final score
  • NJR A254.2.2 (calculation of points) does not apply to this leaderboard series competition
  • Equality of points will be separated by the number of wins and subsequent placings.

The winner of the leader board will be awarded a rug, trophy and prize at the annual EWA Awards night

EWA Jumping Silver Series 201901 marked.pdf

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