Cavallo Farms is excited to host the SHJA Finals this year! It is going to be a great weekend and we hope that everyone can come and enjoy the day as well as cheer on all of the SHJA Medal and Mini-Medal Finalists! We will send the usual newsletter out with an estimated time schedule after we get all of the remaining entries in today. A few things to note for this horse show:
*The rings are open for schooling on Friday at 10:00 am. THE RINGS WILL CLOSE AT 5:00 PM to allow for ring and course maintenance. Please make sure you plan accordingly since we will need time to set for the finals and prepare the footing. All of the jumps that are in the finals are in the ring and open to school over on Friday between 10:00am and 5:00pm.
*Ring A will open Saturday morning for FLAT WORK ONLY at 6:45am and close at 7:15am. RING B will open Saturday morning for FLAT WORK ONLY at 8:30 am.
*The draw for order of go for both the Medal and Mini-Medal finals will be at 7:15am at the horse show office. Riders must be present to draw. Any rider not present to draw will be put at the top of the order. If riders miss their spot in order, they will be eliminated from the class.
*After the draw the course will be open for walking until 7:55am. The first horse for the Medal Finals is on course at 8:00am.
*There is not a warm up class running in conjunction with the finals. The warm up class will start after the finals.
*Markel Insurance is hosting an exhibitor/spectator party under the tent between the rings before and during the Finals. Coffee, Hot Chocolate, Juice and an assortment of breakfast goodies will be available from 7:30 ish on. Everyone is welcome!
*Remember that the Finals results are sealed and not announced until the SHJA Year End Banquet on December 7th. Oh the suspense!!
*The remainder of the horse show will begin approximately 9am with Low Hunter in Ring A and Short Stirrup in Ring B.
*Stalls are available for the weekend, bedded, for $60.
*A limited number of spots are available for the clinic on Sunday with Paddy Downing-Nyegard “R”, please contact us for more information.
*This show will wrap up the Cavallo Farms Show Circuit. The current standings are:
High Point Horse: Jordan with 147 points and Bella Luna with 143 points
High Point Pony: AH Thief of Hearts with 104 points and Cookies N Cream with 86 points
High Point Jumper: Tommy Toon with 69 points and Final Round with 49 points
High Point Trainer: Rob Billings with 423 points, Alice Buford with 362 points and Gay Allen with 348 points
Tri-Eagle Sales is hosting an exhibitor/spectator party under the tent between the rings at approximately 4pm to celebrate the circuit winners and the end of the show year. The circuit winners will receive prizes donated by Town and Country Tack Shop and the High Point Trainer will receive $300 cash. After the party, we will go party with the High Point Trainer ; )!
*Time Schedule for Sunday’s Clinic:
8:00 am: Adult Group: Lisa Munroe, Abby Pichard, Susie McKinley, Pat Blanton
Approx. 9:30am: Future Champions Group: Mathew Buford and Lexi O’Rourke
Approx. 10:30am: 2’6” and up group: Ashley Hanson, Sara Hearn, Izzy Hearn, Helen Kirbo
Approx. 1:00pm: 3’6” group: Emma Hale, Paige Osborne, Grace Ellen Hanna, Fiona Steinmetz, Debi Peloso, Lillie Kirbo and Andrea Randell
Thanks for supporting Cavallo Farms horse shows and as always, please let us know how we can better serve you! We look forward to seeing you at the show!