Derby Cross will be held on SAPC grounds 1303 Old Telegraph Road in Warwick MD.
Registration Open date: March 18, 2019
Registration Closing date: April 23, 2019
The Registration form link is located below Derby Cross info.
We will be starting with Green Horn and moving up so as to allow competitors to “move up” if desired.
$50/round, $40/round (Pony Club & 4-H members) $25 for Green Horn.
Green Horn (ground poles) Can be led
Elementary (18″ max.)
Intro. (2'3″ max.)
Beginner Novice (2'7″ max)
Novice (2'11″ max)
Course is timed**
** To help place only (no time penalties)
Derby will follow the USEA/USEF Jumping phase rules. USEF rules for Cross Country dress and tack will be followed. All Riders must wear ASTM/SEI approved helmet, protective vests, and medical armband. Willful delay will be enforced. Competitors may enter more than one level but would be expected not to enter their horses less than one level below which they are currently competing. No coaching during competition, but highly encouraged in warmup.
Fall of horse or rider during jumping phase is immediate elimination and you must leave the course.
Knock Down — 4 points
1st Refusal — 4 points
2nd Refusal at same fence — 8 points
3rd Refusal at same fence – Elimination
Fall of Competitor — Elimination
Fall of Horse — Elimination
4 Refusals on Whole Course – Elimination
Skipping or missing a fence – Elimination
Leaving course (arena) — Elimination
Combinations numbered “AB” will be as per Stadium Rules, i.e., if “B” is refused, “A” must be re-jumped on second presentation.
Riders must wear an ASTM/SEI approved helmet and body protector as well as a medical armband.
Scoring: Penalties in jumping are added to determine placing for each division. Ties will be broken by the better time.
6 Ribbons per division
All horses must have a current negative Coggins submitted with entry.
Closing Date: April 23, 2019
LIMITED SPACE available.
Sign up early!
Schedule to be posted in advance.
$25 late fee will be charged after closing date. BUT entries sent after closing may not be accepted if no room.
A competitor may pay $50 and sign up for EXTRA Derby round on the day of the show IF space is available. Check in with the starter, then pay in the office.
Competition Cancellation – No refund.
No unauthorized motor vehicles of any kind allowed on course.
$50 returned check fee.
NO unleashed dogs. Please keep dogs on leash at ALL TIMES.
Ride times will be posted on the THURSDAY before the show.
Current Negative Coggins required with entry form.
(We do not keep coggins on file.)
Please Upload your Coggins here:
In the interest of horse and rider welfare and safety, the weather forecast will be taken into account at or after the closing date. An inclement forecast may cancel the event. NO REFUNDS