Para Jumping Grades
PARA EQUESTRIAN SHOW JUMPING
Prepared for Para Equestrian Jumping GBR.
GRADE I J
Points awarded in 70cm Club Classes
Most impaired Para Equestrian jumpers who would be very
disadvantaged in mainstream events. They would be challenged by
height, complexities and technicality of mainstream courses.
PROFILES ,8, 9,10,11, 12b, 14, 17a, 18a, 27, 31a, 31b, 32.
GRADE II J
Points awarded in 80cms Club classes
Impaired Para Equestrian jumpers who would be disadvantaged in
mainstream events. Height of fences slightly increased and a more demanding course can be used for these riders.
PROFILES 15, 17b, 18b, 21, 26a, 28, 19a.
GRADE III J
Points awarded in 90cms Club classes
Slightly impaired Para Equestrian jumpers who would be disadvantaged in mainstream events.
PROFILES 16, 19b, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26b
GRADE IV J
Points awarded in 70cms Club classes
Visually impaired riders who would be disadvantaged in mainstream events.
PROFILES 36, 37a (Partially Visual and Total Visual Impairment)
GRADE V J Not eligible.
PROFILES 37b, 29, 30, 38, 42
NB: The above Grades and Profiles are for classification purposes only, to be used in conjunction with all British Showjumping Para Equestrian Competition.
All Para Equestrian riders will be eligible to compete in mainstream showjumping competitions, which would include increased heights of fences. Para riders are also eligible to compete in OR above their grade (1e – a Grade IJ rider may compete as a Grade II or IIIJ rider, but a Grade IIIJ rider may not compete as a Grade II or IJ rider)