Show Jumping / Show Jumping Rules


It is strongly recommended that you buy a copy of the appropriate sport Rule Book(s) so that you always have it to hand for your competitions.

All Rule Books are available from The Pony Club Shop at a cost of £3.00.

Show Jumping Rule Book 2017

Dress and Saddlery Rules

Tack Checking at Branch and Area competitions in Dressage, Show Jumping and Eventing

Please note that, although The Pony Club would like competitors to use plain tack and dress, there is nothing in our rule book to stipulate this.
There is a perception that The Pony Club only allows completely plain tack and dress. We do not want The Pony Club to be saddled with an ‘old fashioned’ label. We would rather retain members and educate them, than alienate them.
The most important aspect of the Tack Check is the safety element, i.e. checking that the stirrups are the correct size, that hats are tagged and that stitching is safe and secure etc.

Show Jumping Dress & Saddlery Rules

From the 1st January 2012 Safety Cups will be compulsory for all Pony Club Jumping Competitions. It is also strongly advised that they be used at rallies and training sessions.
Approved Safety Cups List (updated January 2014)

Other Sport Rules

All Rule Books are available for download via our website. It is strongly recommended that you print out or buy a copy of the appropriate sport Rule Book(s) so that you always have it to hand for your competitions. If you wish to purchase a 'hard-copy' of any Rule Book then you can do so from our online shop at a cost of £3.00



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