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Series Tattersalls RoR NOVICE Show Series

This show series is judged under Riding Horse class rules on type, ride, manners and conformation. The horse will be ridden by the judge prior to conformation judging.

RoR eligibility: Horses must have raced in GB . Horses must have current RoR Competition Membership and riders must be 15 years old on the 1st of January 2021.

2019 Winner

Winner - Barlow
Owned and Ridden by - Katie Dashwood

2018 Winner

Winner - Lough Inch
Owned and Ridden by - Lizzie Harris

2017 Winner

Winner - Singing Hinnie
Ridden by - Katie Jerram-Hunable
Owned by - Rebecca Lowe


RoR eligibility: Horses must have raced in GB and have current RoR competition membership. Riders must be 15 years or over on the 1st January 2021. For horses 4 years older, mares and gelding, any height.

Horses will be ridden by the judge. Horses will be stripped for conformation and should be ridden in a snaffle, pelham or simple double bridle with a plain cavesson noseband. Horses should be plaited.

To take part in this class, horses must NOT have won a ridden open class (inc SEIB/HOYS, BSHA, SHB(GB) RoR Tattersalls Show Series Qualifier, TARRA Ridden, RoR AMATEUR Ridden Show Series Qualifier or any other open class except RoR Retrained Racehorse Challenge Show Series classes. Unaffiliated Show wins are not taken into account.

Horses may remain in Tattersalls RoR NOVICE Show Series classes until they win three Tattersalls (Jockey Club) Novice Show Series Qualifiers. They are de-noviced on their third novice win or on the day they win an open class, whichever happens first. They are still eligible to compete in the Tattersalls RoR (Jockey Club) NOVICE Final at the RoR National Championships that August.

The first three go forward to the Final at the The Jockey Club RoR National Championships, Aintree in August 2021 or 2022 for shows after 1st August 2021. The class will be run under the rules of RoR. All those entering horses and/or participating in the show agree to be bound by the Retraining of Racehorses Rules and Regulations from time to time in force. Please be aware that the show will split the class on the horse’s last run in a race (NH or Flat) should the entries exceed 20. Please mark your entry form accordingly. Competitors must wear a safety/kite mark hard hat with a chinstrap.

The Series Champion goes forward to the RoR Ridden Show Series Supreme Championship at Aintree.

Racing injuries and blemishes are NOT ignored in this series.

Prizes - Rosettes 1st - 4th and Vouchers 1st - 3rd : 1st £30 plus RoR prize, 2nd £20 3rd £10.

Series Results