Melbourne Royal Horses in Action - Nominations Closing Soon
|Melbourne Royal Horses in Action - Nominations Closing Soon - 6th Jun 2012|
|Don't miss your chance to participate in the prestigious Horses in Action competition at the 2012 Royal Melbourne Show. Nominations for the Australian Stock Horses, Heavy Horses, Light Harness, Saddle Section and Riding Competitions close on Friday 15 June 2012. |
Schedules and provisional class timetable can be downloaded at www.rasv.com.au/horses.
Nominate online at www.rasv.com.au/horses and save $25 per exhibitor, or download nomination forms and submit by fax, post or in person.
Become an RASV member and save up to 45% on Horses in Action entry fees. Visit www.rasv.com.au for more information.
Shetlands race to win an Apple iPad - The winner of the Shetland Steeplechase Final this year will win an Apple iPad thanks to the generous support of Mikani Park.
The top three placegetters from two heats will qualify to compete in the Shetland Steeplechase Final for the chance to take home this great prize. The times are:
Heat 1 – 6.45pm, Wednesday 26 September
Heat 2 – 6.45pm, Thursday 27 September
Final – 6.45pm, Saturday 29 September
Entry in the Shetland Steeplechase is free and is open to riders 14 years and under. To nominate, visit www.rasv.com.au/horses. Stabling and parking will be made available during the heats and final at no charge.
Judging Appointments - The RASV is pleased to announce the following judges to the 2012 Horses in Action judging panel:
Section 1 Australian Stock Horses - Mr Bruce Withers (NSW)
Section 2 Led Clydesdales - Mr Ian Stewart – Koster (QLD)
Harness Clydesdales - Ms Ann Gilbert (NSW)
Ridden Heavy Horse - Mr Rick Jones (NSW)
Tradesman and Delivery - Mr Rick Jones (NSW)
Section 3 Light Harness - Mr Brenton Cook (SA)
Section 4 Saddle Horses - Mr Roy Davis (NSW)
Saddle Galloways - Mrs Sylvia McLachlan (VIC)
Saddle Ponies - Ms Joanne Uppington (QLD)
Show Hunter Hacks & Galloways - Mrs Denise McPherson (NZ)
Show Hunter Ponies - Mr Kevin Wild (NSW)
Garryowen Equestrienne Turnout - Mr Roy Davis (NSW) - Riding
Mrs Jennifer Foster (NSW) - Mount
Mrs Denise McPherson (NZ) – General Appearance
Mr Phil Porter (VIC) - Saddlery
Mrs Kim Durante (QLD) - Costume
Section 5 Senior Riding - Mrs Jennifer Foster (NSW)
Junior & Intermediate Riding - Mr Craig Rawson (VIC)
For a full list of judges, please visit www.rasv.com.au/horses