2013 Empire State Riding Academy Series Saturday Lesson Show
Lehman Farms - May 11th
Huntington Meadows - June 1st
Way Farm- July 27th
Canalside- August 24th
Ring One: Advanced - 8:30 am 1A Adv Equitation Flat (adult) 2A Adv Hunter US (adult) 3A Adv Equitation OF (adult) 4A Adv Hunter OF (adult) 5A Adv Medal (adult)
1B Adv Equitation Flat 2B Adv Hunter US 3B Adv Equitation OF 4B Adv Hunter OF 5B Adv Medal ~ Advanced Champion ~
Intermediate -not before 9:30 am 6A Int Equitation (adult) 7A Int Hunter US (adult) 8A Int Equitation OF (adult) 9A Int Hunter OF (adult) 10A Int Medal 6B Int Equitation 7B Int Hunter US 6C Int Equitation 7C Int Hunter US 8B Int Equitation OF 9B Int Hunter OF 8C Int Equitation OF 9C Int Hunter OF 10B Int Medal 10C Int Medal ~ Intermediate Champion ~
Advanced Beginner -not before 11:00 am 14A Adv Beg Equitation Flat (adult) 15A Adv Beg Hunter US (adult) 16A Adv Beg Equitation OF (adult) 17A Adv Beg Hunter OF (adult) 18A Adv Beg Medal (adult)
14B Adv Beg Equitation Flat 15B Adv Beg Hunter US 16B Adv Beg Equitation OF 17B Adv Beg Hunter OF 18B Adv Beg Medal
14C Adv Beg Equitation Flat 15C Adv Beg Hunter US 16C Adv Beg Equitation OF 17C Adv Beg Hunter OF 18C Adv Beg Medal ~ Advanced Beginner Champion ~
Beginner -not before 10:00 am 19A Beg Equitation Flat (adult) 20A Beg Hunter US (adult) 21A Beg Equitation OF (adult) 22A Beg Hunter OF (adult) 19B Beg Equitation Flat 20B Beg Hunter US 19C Beg Equitation Flat 20C Beg Hunter US 21B Beg Equitation OF 22B Beg Hunter OF 21C Beg Equitation OF 22C Beg Hunter OF ~ Beginner Champion ~
A Special Thanks to our local tack shops for your support The Hunting Horn, Penfield Empire Saddlery, Fairport
Note: All times are approximate for classes.
RULES for the E.S.R.A.S
There are five divisions
offered. Each is according to ability level and adults will always be split
from children. Trainers will place their riders in
the appropriate division.
Jumping classes will be
split according to the number of entries in Advanced, Intermediate, and
Advanced Beginners. Beginner will be split after 10
riders. They will run and be pinned
as two separate classes. (The split will be posted before the start of the
Medal classes to be shown
over a course of no less than six obstacles. Fence height is set per division.
Test will be included in the course.
Fences: Advanced and
Intermediate divisions will jump no more than 7 fences, Advanced Beginners will
jump 6 fences, Beginners will jump 4 fences and will trot the first fence of
A trophy and 10 ribbons will
be awarded in each class.
There will be schooling in
the rings before the show.
Horses should NOT be
There will be a Junior and
Adult High Point winner in each division
In both the Equitation and
the Hunter classes over fences, lesson horses may execute the course as many
times as needed to accommodate the number
Flat classes marked A, B, C, D, etc. Will be pinned
separately. There will be no more than 10 riders in each split.
Students or family members
who own or lease horses used in lessons may not show that horse in the series.
All riders must wear an ASTM
or Pony Club approved helmet at all times on horseback (see below for NYS
helmet law). All riders must be properly attired – no sneakers – and their
horses must have suitable tack for rider safety.
division is open to any rider, or any age, who has never
had any jumping experience.
A rider must
participate in a minimum of 2 shows for points to count
Teams are comprised of
competitors from the different stables. Team riders will be chosen randomly,
divided according to entries. No more than
two riders from the same barn will be allowed on the same team.
Riders hand in Team
Pledge forms at the first show. To be a team member there is a one-time fee of
$15.00 to be paid in advance of the first ESRAS show
Entry fees are $20.00 per class. The medal is $20.00. There will be a $30.00 service charge for any returned checks. Also, any returned checks must be settled in cash before showing at the next show. There NO EMT/Insurance NOR ground fee per rider per show.
Numbers for all riders will be assigned by each division and held be each stable after each horse show. This means that each rider will have the same number for all four shows.
Call Sharon Jansen with entries by Thursday at 585-766-1256 or e-mail her at SJansen12@yahoo.com
*** This is a lesson show, for lesson students, lesson horses, and non-USEF, PHA, or sanctioned event exhibitors and horses will be judged accordingly. Riders and horses may participate in USEF or PHA-rated shows but only in the non-rated classes. The eligibility of the horse and rider shall be left to the discretion of the E.S.R.A.S Committee*** ** Participants in the E.S.R.A.S MAY participate in the NWNY Summer Series **
USA-Equestrian and NYS helmet law has stipulated that all riders classified as
Beginner and any rider under the age of 18 are required to wear an ASTM SEI
approved riding helmet. The Empire State Riding Academy Committee is therefore
requiring that all riders participating in the Walk-Trot and Beginner Divisions
must wear the ASTM SEI approved riding helmet. All
other riders participating in the series that are over the age of 18 must also
wear the ASTM approved riding helmet.