2 Lyme Green View, Eardisland, Leominster, Herefordshire. HR6 9BG
The 2019 Novice Riders Series
This is the seventh year of the highly popular “Novice Riders” Race Series which will see 17 qualifying races being staged around the country culminating in a final for each height category (numbers permitting) at the 2019 Point-to-Point Pony Racing Championship Finals which is being hosted at the Exmoor Point-to-Point on Sunday, 2nd June. It’s target audience is for those children who want to have a go but don’t want the pressure of competitiveness from seasoned pony racers. Combinations who have run in a qualifying race in the 2019 season will be eligible to enter and run in the final.
A Novice Riders Championship will be run during 2019 and points will be allocated as follows: 1st: 6 2nd: 4 3rd: 2 4th: 1
The rider with the most points will be presented with their award at the annual PRA awards at the end of the year.
Trophies 1st – 3rd in each race. Rosettes, mementoes & prizes to all runners. Prize for highest placed Novice Rider (rider not to have won a race) in each race. Prize for highest placed 128cms & under pony in 1st Race.
WELSHBORDERAREARIDER&PONYCHAMPIONSHIPS Points will be awarded to ponies and riders taking part in pony races staged at the Teme Valley & United (24/3), North Ledbury (7/4), Radnor & WestHereford (5/5) and Golden Valley (18/5).
138cms & 148cms leading riders kindly sponsored by: Connop & Son Ltd
138cms & 148cms leading ponies kindly sponsored by: Mr & Mrs David Blatchford
Special award for all combinations taking part in all four Welsh Border Area pony races kindly sponsored by: Mr Kevin Peatson