PEGASUS RIDING SCHOOL SHOW RULES & FEES
WARNING! UNDER GEORGIA LAW AN EQUINE ACTIVITY SPONSOR OR EQUINE PROFESSIONAL IS NOT LIABLE
FOR ANY INJURY TO OR THE DEATH OF A PARTICIPANT IN AN EQUINE ACTIVITY RESULTING FROM THE
INHERENT RISKS OF EQUINE ACTIVITIES PERSUANT TO CHAPTER 12 OF TITLE 4 OF THE OFFICIAL CODE OF
CLOSING: 9PM Wednesday prior to the show. Entries may be accepted after that at the late post entry fee.
Incompletely submitted entries may be accepted at the post entry fee. We will not take any entries Friday before the
TO ENTER: Call or e-mail rider's name, address, age and phone number, the horse’s name and class numbers to the
Secretary at 770-228-3865 email@example.com. Entries from adults only please!
ENTRY FEES: Fees may be paid with credit card, cash, closed or open check left with the Secretary show morning.
$ 8 fee per class for Pegasus series members
$10 fee per non Pegasus member
$25 office/grounds fee per rider. Non refundable.
$10 service fee for unlimited add/scratches from classes other than original entries
$15 late fee (post entry after Wed. prior to show)
$35 horse non-showing fee
$10 ticketed warm-ups $12 non members
$30 RV hookup/night
$50 apartment overnight
STALLS FEES: Stalls are reserved on a first come & paid basis with signed entries. We will not accept horses that
chew wood, crib (collar ok), kick or act unruly in the barn. Stalls have shavings at no charge, however, extra shavings
are $7.50 per wheelbarrow. Stalls are expected to be picked up prior to departure. Damage to stalls will be accessed
a repair fee.
$25 per stall upper barn show day
$20 per stall in temporary stalls in lower barn show day
$40 Fri. night & show day upper barn (entries & stall fees must be paid by 6PM Fri). Farm & all arenas close 6PM Fri.
Vehicles may park at barn for 10 minutes only to unload.
COMMITMENT TO PAY: When a horse show extends the courtesy of taking an advanced entry without payment, it is
with the understanding that classes will be paid for on show day. If the rider didn't do well in school that week, gets
tired or wishes to withdraw, the fees for the pre-entered classes are still due. Failure to pay may result in legal action
or other negative repercussions.
ENTRY FORMS: Must be signed by every adult, competitor, parent & or trainer.
REFUNDS FOR ILLNESS OF HORSE OR RIDER: Refunds will be given in the case of the illness of a horse or rider
with a veterinarian or doctor's note, on official letterhead, is received by the Secretary within 5 working days.
RULES: The show will be run according to the USEF, GHJA & SHJG hunter/jumper rules and every participant in the
show is expected to know & follow the rules. Complete show rules are posted at www.pegride2000.com.
NEGATIVE COGGINS: Each horse must have a current negative coggins shown to the Secretary at sign in time.
DRESS: Proper attire is required in all classes except warm-ups Polos may be worn on hot days. All riders must wear
ASTM-SEI approved helmets with a properly adjusted (snug) harness while mounted on show grounds. Boots must be
HOSPITALITY: The Pegasus Tack Shop will be open during the show. Snack food will be available. Water is
available at each building on the farm.
TARDINESS TO CLASS: A 3 minute rule may be put into affect at any time upon
announcement if a rider keeps a judge waiting.
STALLIONS : No junior rider will be allowed to ride stallions.
NO SMOKING ON SHOW GROUNDS. Pegasus Riding School is a drug-free facility,
DOGS are a danger at horse shows. NO LOOSE DOGS ALLOWED! Dogs must be held by an adult on a short
(under 6') leash at all times. Dog owners are solely responsible for any damages, claims, losses or actions resulting
from their dog's behavior. Loose and/or disruptive dogs may be subject to impoundment by the horse show or by the
local government. Owners of loose and/or disruptive dogs may be subject to penalties and /or fines.
LEADLINE CLASSES: Children's mounts must be held on a lead by someone over 16 yrs.
SHOW CONDUCT: Any act of discourtesy to the judge or any show official by anyone will be cause for immediate
dismissal from the grounds without refund. Management reserves the right to refuse an entry, cancel, combine, divide
classes, combine age group equitation classes or make adjustments as needed to improve the show. Exhibitors agree
to ride under a substitute judge if necessary.
WEATHER: The show will be held rain or shine. NO rain date. NO rain refunds.
BOUNCED CHECKS: Must be covered in full with a $25 cash service charge within 5 working days.
AWARDS: Ribbons to sixth place. Championship - given out only in divisions of 3 or more classes with 3 or more
riders in each class. Reserve - given out only in divisions of 3 or more classes with 4 or more riders in each class.
Riders must enter ALL CLASSES of a division to quality for championship. Stuffed toys to all junior blue ribbon
POINTS: Points will be awarded as follows: 10 for first place, 6 for 2nd place, 4 for third place, 2 for fourth place, 1
point for fifth, .5 for 6th place; 20 points for Champion, 12 points for Reserve Champion. In case of a tie for Champion
or Reserve, award will go to the rider with the most points over fences.
SCHOOLING: Free flat schooling in arena before 8:45AM. Ticketed warm-ups prior to divisions. Free schooling in
non-showing arenas all day.
ACTS OF CRUELTY towards horses/ponies will not be tolerated. This includes whips being used forward of the
saddle, near the eyes, animals being used in an excessive number of classes or other improper treatment. Elimination
without refund may occur at the judge's or management's discretion.
MOTORIZED VEHICLES: Unlicensed drivers are not permitted to operate motorized vehicles of any kind, including,
but not limited to, golf carts, motorcycles, scooters, or farm vehicles, on the competition grounds. Failure to abide by
these regulations will subject the exhibitor to suspension from the horse show. Please refer to USEF GR 1301.7.
CLASS LIMIT: Horses & ponies may enter no more than 7 classes over fences, including equitation & all special
classes such as classics.
COURTESY CIRCLE: Management may restrict the courtesy circle with a mandatory dotted line.
3 MINUTE RULE: May be put into effect at any time upon announcement.