The Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (RUAS) are delighted to announced that Bluegrass Horse Feeds are sponsoring the brand new Schools Team Show Jumping Open Championship at Balmoral Show 2017.
With the addition of a Saturday date for the upcoming Show, many new and exciting equine additions are making their way on to the schedule.
Katy Saunders, Bluegrass Horse Feeds commented:“We are delighted to be sponsoring the new Schools Show Jumping Championship at Balmoral. As a local company who are dedicated to producing quality animal feed, it fits well to align with such a prestigious Show as well as supporting young riders. We look forward to welcoming many of you to our stand and wish all teams competing luck in the qualifiers.”
The Championship will comprise of the top six schools in the Open Classes in the Equestrian Interschools Ireland TRI League as well as six pre qualified schools from Northern Ireland.
The top school team in the Open Class at each of the following events listed will qualify to compete at Balmoral Show.
North Down Pony Club, Balmoral Park, Lisburn, 1st October 2016.
Gransha Equestrian Centre, Gransha Equestrian Centre, Bangor, 6th November 2016.
RDA Coleraine, RDA Causeway Coast Arena, Coleraine, 7th Dec 2016 (date TBC).
Lusks Equestrian Centre, Lusks Equestrian Centre, Lisburn, 4th March 2017.
Meadows Equestrian Centre, Meadows Equestrian Centre, Lurgan, 17th March 2017.
Drumragh Integrated College, Ecclesville Equestrian Centre, 3rd April 2017.
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