Olympia & Liverpool 2018 Pony Championships

Olympia Qualification Criteria 2018:

128 Ponies

  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the National 128cm Championship at The British Showjumping National Championships 2018.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the Horse of the Year Show 128cm Championship at Horse of the Year Show 2018.
  • Top 3 Pony/Rider combinations from the 128cm Grand Prix at the English Home Pony 2018 (South View E C).
  • Top Pony/Rider combination from the Pony 128cm Gold League, ending 30th September 2018.

Any combinations in a qualifying place that have not jumped clear in the first round will not qualify and this place becomes a wild card. 

Wild cards will be allocated based on combinations jumping double clear on Home Pony teams and consistency in the Olympia qualifying classes. 

148 Ponies

  • 5 Riders from the Pony European Championships 2018.
  • Top 2 Pony/Rider combinations from the National 148cm Championship at The British Showjumping National Championships 2018.
  • Top 2 Pony/Rider combinations from the Pony Showjumper of the Year Championship at Horse of the Year Show 2018.
  • Top 2 Pony/Rider combinations from the 148cm Grand Prix at the English Home Pony 2018 (South View E C).
  • Top Pony/Rider combination from the Pony 148cm Gold League, ending 30th September 2018.

Any combinations in a qualifying place that have not jumped clear in the first round will not qualify and this place becomes a wild card. 

Wild cards will be allocated down the line from any of the Olympia qualifying competitions to combinations that have jumped clear. 

Liverpool Qualification Criteria 2018:

128 Ponies

  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the Pony Gold 128cm League ending 30th September 2018. Qualification will not pass down the line.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the 128cm Grand Prix at Pony of the Year Show 2018. Qualification will not pass down the line.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the HOYS 128cm Championship at Horse of the Year Show 2018, disregarding those already qualified.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the South View Home Pony 128cm Grand Prix 2018, disregarding those already qualified.
  • 8 Wild Cards to be allocated at the discretion of the Liverpool Organising Committee 
Any combinations in a qualifying place that have not jumped clear in the first round will not qualify and this place becomes a wild card. Additional wild cards may be offered to fill spaces in the final to reach a full quota of 24 combinations.

138 Ponies
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the Pony Gold 138cm League ending 30th September. Qualification will not pass down the line.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the 138cm Grand Prix at Pony of the Year Show 2018. Qualification will not pass down the line.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the HOYS 138cm Championship at Horse of the Year Show 2018, disregarding those already qualified.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the South View Home Pony 138cm Grand Prix 2018, disregarding those already qualified.
  • 8 Wild Cards to be allocated at the discretion of the Liverpool Organising Committee.
Any combinations in a qualifying place that have not jumped clear in the first round will not qualify and this place becomes a wild card. Additional wild cards may be offered to fill spaces in the final to reach a full quota of 24 combinations.
 
148 Ponies
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the Pony Gold 148cm League ending 30th September. Qualification will not pass down the line.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the 148cm Grand Prix at Pony of the Year Show 2018. Qualification will not pass down the line.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the Pony Showjumper of the Year Final at Horse of the Year Show 2018, disregarding those already qualified.
  • Top 4 Pony/Rider combinations from the South View Home Pony 148cm Grand Prix 2018, disregarding those already qualified.
  • 8 Wild Cards to be allocated at the discretion of the Liverpool Organising Committee.
Any combinations in a qualifying place that have not jumped clear in the first round will not qualify and this place becomes a wild card. Additional wild cards may be offered to fill spaces in the final to reach a full quota of 24 combinations.