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Horse Shows

Updated for 2019

Class Links

Class 1 – Clydesdale
Class 2 – Percheron
Class 3 – General Purpose
Class 4 – Belgian
Class 5 – Registered Halfinger
Class 7 – Commercial Ponies
Class 8 – Saddle Horse Show
Class 9 – Saddle Horses
Class 10 – Miniature Horses
Class 11 – Youth Horse and Pony Show

Class 1 – Clydesdale

1st2nd3rd4thAll Others
1. Broodmare and foal, 9:30 a.m.$30$20$15$10
2. Foal of current year 9:35 a.m. $25$20$15$10
3. Mare or gelding, one year 9:40 a.m$25$20$15$10
4. Mare or gelding, two years 9:45 a.m.$25$20$15$10
5. Mare or gelding, three years or over$25$20$15$10
6. Light draft team to wagon$75$60$50$40$20
7. Span heavy draft horses to wagon 2 p.m.$75$60$50$40$20

Class 2 – Percheron

1st2nd3rd4thAll Others
1. Broodmare and foal, 9:50 a.m.$30$20$15$10
2. Foal of current year 9:55 a.m. $25$20$15$10
3. Mare or gelding, one year 10:00 a.m$25$20$15$10
4. Mare or gelding, two years 10:15 a.m.$25$20$15$10
5. Mare or gelding, three years or over $25$20$15$10
6. Light draft team to wagon$75$60$50$40$20
7. Span heavy draft horses to wagon 2:20 p.m.$75$60$50$40$20

Class 3 – General Purpose

1st2nd3rd4thAll Others
1. Broodmare and foal, 10:10 a.m.$30$20$15$10
2. Foal of current year 10:15 a.m. $25$20$15$10
3. Mare or gelding, one year 10:20 a.m$25$20$15$10
4. Mare or gelding, two years 10:25 a.m.$25$20$15$10
5. Mare or gelding, three years or over $25$20$15$10
6. Light draft team to wagon$75$60$50$40$20
7. Span heavy draft horses to wagon 2:40 p.m.$75$60$50$40$20

Class 4 – Belgian

1st2nd3rd4thAll Others
1. Broodmare and foal, 10:30 a.m.$30$20$15$10
2. Foal of current year 10:35 a.m. $25$20$15$10
3. Mare or gelding, one year 10:40 a.m$25$20$15$10
4. Mare or gelding, two years 10:45 a.m.$25$20$15$10
5. Mare or gelding, three years or over $25$20$15$10
6. Light draft team to wagon$75$60$50$40$20
7. Span heavy draft horses to wagon 3:00 p.m.$75$60$50$40$20

Class 5 – Registered Halflinger

1st2nd3rd4th
1. Broodmare and foal, 10:50 a.m.$25$15$12
2. Foal of current year 10:55 a.m. $15$10$10
3. Mare or gelding, one year 11:00 a.m$20$15$12
4. Mare or gelding, two years 11:05 a.m.$20$15$12
5. Single Horse Hitch$60$50$45$40
6. Team Hitch$75$60$50$40
7. Single Tandem$75$60$50$40
8. Unicorn Hitch$75$60$50$40

Classes 1-5 Draft Horse Specials

  1. Four Horse Hitch, heavy draft, to be show on grounds. Judged on conformation, manners and equipment (not necessarily owned by one exhibitor). 1st – $80 and $70 for each additional hitch, 3:30 p.m.
  2. Four Horse Hitch, light draft. Conditions same as Section 1. 3:30 p.m.
  3. Six Horse Hitch. Conditions the same as section 1. 1st – $100, 2nd – $80, 3rd – $70, 4th – $60, 5th – $50. A $750 Incentive will be paid for each Six Horse Horse Hitch exhibitor provided they show in at least 3 additional categories.
  4. Single Draft Horse, hitched to suitable vehicle. Manners, driving, equipment to count 50%. Horse should conform in type to class. 4:45 p.m.
    1st – $60, 2nd – $50, 3rd – $45, 4th – $40.
  5. Single Commercial Horse, hitched to suitable vehicle. Manners, driving, equipment to count 50% Horse should conform in type to class, 5:15 p.m.
    1st – $60, 2nd – $50, 3rd – $45, 4th – $40.
  6. Unicorn Hitch
    1. Unicorn Draft Hitch.
      1st – $75, 2nd – $60, 3rd – $50, 4th – $40.
    2. Unicorn Commercial Hitch.
      1st – $75, 2nd – $60, 3rd – $50, 4th – $40.
  7. Drawing Match – Light Horses. Saturday, August 31, 2019, 5:00 p.m. Combined girth not to exceed 165 inches. No horses may compete in more than one drawing class. All light teams subject to weigh-in. combined weight not to exceed 3300 lbs. Proof of insurance is required. Drug testing when requested. Prize money is 1st – $400, 2nd – $300, 3rd – $280, 4th – $250, 5th – $240 and $100 to each additional team. Operated according to the rules of the Central Canadian Horse Pulling Association.
    Best Dressed Light Team: sponsored by Gerard Pearson and the Joe Rettie Memorial Fund, in memory of Ralph Pearson.
  8. Drawing Match – Heavy Horses. Saturday, August 31, 2019, immediately following Light Horses. Elimination Draw. Proof of insurance is required. Drug testing when requested. 1st – $400, 2nd – $300, 3rd – $280, 4th – $250, 5th – $240 and $100 to each additional team. Operated according to the rules of the Central Canadian Horse Pulling Association.
  9. Youth Class – Single Horse Hitch. Driver must be 10-13 years of age as of January 1, 2018. 1st – $25, 2nd – $20, 3rd – $15, 4th – $10. (to be shown Saturday, September 1, 2018)
  10. Youth Class – Single Horse Hitch. Driver must be 14-18 years of age as of January 1, 2018. 1st – $25, 2nd – $20, 3rd – $15, 4th – $10. (to be shown Saturday, September 1, 2018)
  11. Best Draft Horse in the Fairgrounds. One entry per exhibitor. 10:20 a.m.
    1st – $30, 2nd – $25, 3rd – $20, 4th – $15. Trophy donated by Gerard Pearson of Kinmount
  12. Youth Line Class – any breed. Driver must be 16 years of age and under.
    1st – $25, 2nd – $20, 3rd – $15, 4th – $10, 5th – $10.
  13. Lady Driver Single Horse Hitch.1st – $40, 2nd – $30, 3rd – $20, 4th – $15, $10 to all others

Class 7 – Commercial Ponies

Hitched to suitable vehicle – to be judged Saturday, August 31, 2019.

1st2nd3rd4th5th
Team of draft ponies$75$60$50$40$20
Single draft pony$30$20$15$15$15
Four pony hitch$75$60$50$40$20
Three-abreast hitch$75$60$50$40$20

Class 8 – Saddle Horse Show

Friday, August 30, 2019 – 9:00 a.m. Check-in at ring starting at 7:30 a.m.

Sponsored by Doug Pearson & Family and Gil-T-Valley Farms

Rules:

  1. Membership is $12 per exhibitor.
  2. Memberships entitle livestock exhibitors to one entry to the fairgrounds with one helper. Livestock trailers must enter through the Reid St. Gate.
  3. No entry fee will be charged for YOUTH classes.
  4. Entry fee & membership will be required for anyone competing in OPEN classes.
  5. Entries must preregister with the Secretary of the Fair Board. Mail entries to:

Tracey Dettman, Secretary
3174 County Rd. 121
Burnt River, ON
K0M 1C0
Please make cheques payable to the Kinmount Agricultural Society . (e-mail info@kinmountfair.net)

  1. All riders must provide Proof of Insurance (OEF or equivalent).
  2. The Kinmount Fair Board or show judge has the right to remove any horse/rider/owner from the show ring or the grounds for inappropriate or unsafe behaviour.

Entry Fees

ClassesAge LimitCost if pre-registered by August 17Cost if registered after August 17
YouthUnder 16 as of August 1No entry feeNo entry fee
Open/StakeAll ages$4/Class
$10/Stake
$6/Class
$15/Stake

Prize Money

1st2nd3rd4th5th
Youth$15$12$10$7$5
Open$30$20$15$10$5
Stake50% of entry fees collected30% of entry fees collected20% of entry fees collected

Classes

  1. OPEN Halter Class
  2. YOUTH Showmanship
  3. OPEN Showmanship
  4. YOUTH English Equitation
  5. OPEN English Equitation
  6. STAKE/Open English Pleasure
  7. OPEN Hunter
  8. OPEN Command
  9. YOUTH Lead line*
  10. OPEN Beginner Walk/trot* followed by LUNCH BREAK – ½ HOUR
  11. YOUTH Western Horsemanship
  12. OPEN Western Horsemanship
  13. STAKE/OPEN Western Pleasure
  14. YOUTH Barrel Race
  15. STAKE/OPEN Barrel Race
  16. YOUTH Flag Race
  17. OPEN Flag Race
  18. OPEN Carrot Race

*anyone showing in Classes 9 or 10 may not ride in any other Classes

Class 8 Special: Section 19
OPEN $5 bareback (no entry fee-winner take all)

Class 9 – Saddle Horses

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Prizes: 1st – $30, 2nd – $25, 3rd – $20, 4th – 8th – $15

  1. English Pleasure Horse – to be shown at a walk, trot and canter both ways of the ring. Horse to back readily. Judge may ask for added performance suitable to a pleasure horse. To be judged on performance, manners, conformation, and neatness of horse and rider No martingales or tie-downs.
  2. Western Pleasure Horse – to be shown at a walk, jog, and lope both ways of the ring. Horse to back readily. Judge may ask for added performance suitable to conformation and neatness of horse and rider. No martingales or tie-downs.
  3. Open Showmanship – 10:40 a.m. Saddle horse or pony.
  4. “Fun Class” – Steady Hands.
  5. Palomino Show Horse, tack optional. To be shown at a walk, trot, and canter both ways of the ring. Performance and manners 50% conformation 25% colour 25%.

Class 10 – Miniature Horses

Sunday, September 1, 2019

1st2nd3rd
1. Broodmare and foal 10:50 a.m.$25$15$12
2. Foal of current year 10:55 a.m.$15$10$10
3. Mare or gelding, one year, 11:00 a.m.$20$15$12
4. Mare or gelding, two years, 11:05 a.m. $20$15$12

Class 11 – Youth Horse and Pony Show

Sunday, September 1, 2019, 9:00 a.m. start.

Prizes: 1st – $15, 2nd – $12, 3rd – $10, 4th – $7, 5th – $6

  1. Lead-line (10 years and under)
  2. Walk-trot
  3. English Equitation
  4. Open Pleasure (English or Western)
  5. Western Horsemanship
  6. Musical Tires
  7. Egg and Spoon
  8. Leading Race
  9. Costume Class
  10. Open Jumper over fences – 36”
  11. Junior Jumper over fences – 24″

The Kinmount Fair Horse Show is sponsored by: