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Late Entries 2024

In order to reduce waiting times at the show office, we have created a much faster option for those intending to make a late entry. 1). If you make a late entry before midnight on Sunday 21st April, you will not need to collect a late entry slip as details will be updated on our […]

NIF 2024 Competitor Numbers

Attached here are the animals currently registered for NIF 2024. With more than seven hundred animals already entered, I split the names into two lists to make them more manageable to work with. So if you are not on list one, you should be on list two. A couple of you have spelt the same […]

Northern Ireland Festival – 26th to 28th

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 – open on Thursday 25th April from 12 noon until 6pm – Please get your stable numbers upon arrival […]

Speeding Up Competition Number Collectio...

In an effort to make the collection of competition numbers as fast and efficient as possible, we will once again be listing the animals registered for NIF 2024 with their competition number. This number will be the same for all classes entered. The list will be published after catalogue entries close. Please make a note […]

Veteran Horse of the Year Qualifier

Our Veteran Ridden Horses and Ponies Championship (Ch 32 – Saturday 27th April ) is a Golden Ticket qualifier for the Veteran Horse Society National Championships to be held at Arena UK, Lincolnshire from 30th August – 1st September 2024. The Champion and Reserve will be issued with a Golden Ticket to the Supreme Final […]

New Show Hunter Starter Stakes Classes

Class 138 Novice Show Hunter Starter Stakes PonyOpen to pony, mare or gelding. 4 years old and over, not exceeding 133cm. Riders not to have attained their 12th birthday on 1st January in the current year Class 139 Open Show Hunter Starter Stakes PonyOpen to pony, mare or gelding. 4 years old and over, not […]

Traditional Gypsy Cob Class Added

Class 137 will take place after the other cob classes on the Sunday of the show. It will form part of the cob championship. This class is now available to enter online. Traditional Gypsy Cob Traditional Gypsy Cob, Mare or Gelding, 4 years old or over. Rider to have attained their 14th birthday before 1st […]