Two new qualifiers have been confirmed for NIF 2019. They are the Side Saddle Association (SSA) Classical Ladies Side Saddle Qualifier (class 19) and Class 70 which will be a Registered Irish Draught Horse Breeders Association Northern Ireland Qualifier.
Class 91 Small Hunter on the Sunday of the show has now been split by age. Class 91 will be for Small Hunters, aged 4 and 5 years. It will be followed by Class 124 Small Hunters, aged 6 and over. A new championship (CH 19) for these classes has been added to the Sunday […]
The wording for classes 202, 204, 206 and 208 has now been amended to allow stallions to participate in each of these classes.
The 2019 Northern Ireland Festival dates have now been confirmed as Friday 26th to Sunday 28th April. More details regarding the schedule, online entry system and stabling arrangements will be available in July.
Some slight changes have been made to the format of qualifying for the Northern Ireland Festival Working Hunter Finals. Qualifying Cards are no longer issued – In order to verify entries, the Qualifying Show must email the show results within 7 days of the qualifying show to: email@example.com If we do not receive the results, the […]
Due to the poor weather conditions at Cavan over the past few days, we are forced to change the location of two rings for classes on FRIDAY only. All BLUE ring classes will now take place indoors on the Gold ring. All GOLD ring classes will now take place outside on the Blue ring. All […]
Northern Ireland Festival 2018 ~ 20th to 22nd April PLEASE ALLOW SUFFICIENT TIME TO GET INTO THE SHOW-GROUNDS AS ROADS AROUND CAVAN ARE LIKELY TO BE VERY BUSY ALL WEEKEND – EVERY YEAR PEOPLE MISS CLASSES BECAUSE THEY DIDN’T ALLOW ENOUGH TIME 1). SHOW GROUNDS – opens on Thursday 19th April from Midday until 7.30pm […]
All classes in the Silver Ring on Friday are now closed – they are 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 38, 39 No further entries will be taken in thee classes.
The winner of Class 19 (Open Racehorse to Riding Horse) on the Friday of NIF will receive an invitation to take part in the Racehorse to Riding Horse class at Dublin Horse Show in August.
Competitors should claim prize money by taking their rosette to the show office The class number on the reverse will then be crossed out by show office staff – The competitor will also need to sign a form confirming receipt of their money. PLEASE NOTE: NO ROSETTE – NO PRIZE MONEY ALL PRIZE MONEY MUST […]