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ChingazMyBoy 12-16-2012 09:05 PM

'The Big 2012 Contest'
 
Okay, I know these have been tried many times before, sometimes unsuccessfully. But, since I'm on holidays and have far too much time - I'm going to commit to this! Please make sure you read EVERYTHING before entering.

Rules:

- Late entries will not be accepted.
- Enter as many horses as you like, however only one for each horse pe class.
Example: If you would like to enter your horses 'Frankie' and 'Ella', you can enter them BOTH in the class, but only once.
- Enter as many classes as you like/can.
- If it is not your horse, or, someone else riding your horse this IS acceptable as long as owner/rider is notified.

Judges:

- Looking for three judges per class.
- PLEASE PM me if you wish to judge & what classes, as it is much easier for me to keep track of.
- Judges must be filled BY the closing date of entries.
- You will have TWO weeks to complete your judging.

Prizes:
- Open for discussion, I am thinking:

*Class Winners
*Overall Winner (Wins the most number of classes)

If anyone has any suggestions/contributions for prizes. Please, PM me.

- If you have any classes you wish to be added, please PM me and I will happily add them.

CLASSES:

Fun:

--Best costume:
Horse and Riders or just Horses is accepted. Can be mounted or unmounted.
--Best/Worst fall:
--Misbehaving horse:
--Silly shot:
--Paddock Action Shot:
Playing, Fighting, Galloping, etc.
--Best Bond:
--Best Trick:
--Rearing/Bucking Under saddle:
--Lunging Shot.
Free lunging or lunging.

Flatwork/Dressage:
-- Beginners Class
Open to people who would classify themselves as beginners and are 'new' to riding.
-- Show Shot
Photos from shows only.
--Childrens/Teens
Open to anyone under the age of 17, feel free to enter your kids!
--Adults
Anyone over the age of 17.

** The above classes are the best horse & rider pair.

--Best horse:
Rider is not included, only horse.
--Best rider:

Jumping:

--Beginners
People who are new to jumping/riding.
--Childrens
Under the age of 17.
--Adults
Above the age of 17, 17 included.
--Below 2ft.
--From 2-3ft.
--3ft to 3'3ft.
-- 3'3ft and above.
-- Show Shot
Photos from shows only.
-- Cross Country photos - low: 2ft to 3ft.
-- Cross Country photos - high: 3ft and above.
-- Best refusal.

** The above classes are judged on both horse and rider.

-- Best free jumping horse (any height)
-- Nicest horse.
-- Nicest rider.
-- Worst rider Position.
-- Biggest over jump.

Western: - Class ideas appreciated.

-- Beginners class
Polebending, Barrels, Pleasure, etc.
-- Childrens Pleasure Class
Under the age of 17.
-- Adults Pleasure Class.
17 and over.
-- Action Shot
All ages, barrels, poles, etc.
-- Camp Drafting.
All ages.

Photography:

--Portrait Shot:
Horse, Horse & Rider - Mounted/Unmounted.
--Artistic:
--Herd Shot:
--Jumping:
--Flatwork:

Artwork:
--Drawing/Painting/etc.
--Photoshop.
--Edited video.
--Others.

Dates:
-- All classes close on the 1st of Jan, 2013.
-- Judging needs to be finished by 14th of Jan.

Entries are now open, please try and keep questions to PM only to make it easier. Then I will address all questions in a single post.
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LeighLovesLongears 12-16-2012 09:10 PM

I don't have a horse but would love to enter! Can it be pictures of donkeys instead? If not, that's ok.

ChingazMyBoy 12-16-2012 09:20 PM

Of course! (:
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JustWingIt 12-16-2012 09:27 PM

Will post some pictures soon! :)
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LeighLovesLongears 12-16-2012 10:03 PM

Great! Be back soon to upload pics!

ChingazMyBoy 12-16-2012 10:28 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by JustWingIt (Post 1802618)
Will post some pictures soon! :)
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Quote:

Originally Posted by LeighLovesLongears (Post 1802676)
Great! Be back soon to upload pics!

Awesome.

Remember: We're also looking for judges, so if there is a class which you can judge for, but not entering. Let me know. Judges are equally, if not more important than entries.

Does anyone wish to have the contest extended - time wise? I just noticed how close January the 1st is.

Horsnaround64 12-16-2012 10:42 PM

Silly shot Oz and Jet
http://i1128.photobucket.com/albums/...4/d0cec209.jpg

Horsnaround64 12-16-2012 10:45 PM

Herd shot jasper,Harley ,jet,zee,cash
http://i1128.photobucket.com/albums/...4/93e8191e.jpg

SorrelHorse 12-16-2012 11:15 PM

Sure, I'll play. :lol:

Fun:

--Best costume:

ORHA Reining Freestyle 2012 Summer Classic, "Highway to Hell" by ACDC

https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphot...60025619_n.jpg

--Silly shot:
Ruger's "hurrhurrhurr look Mom I rollleeddd." look xD

https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphot...65566843_n.jpg


--Best Bond:
https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphot...29047118_n.jpg

--Rearing/Bucking Under saddle:
https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphot...42341083_n.jpg

--Best horse:
Ruger

https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphot...21169158_n.jpg

--Best rider:

https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphot...73140028_n.jpg


-- Nicest horse.

https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphot...88936682_n.jpg

Photography:

--Artistic:

https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphot...14514704_n.jpg

ChingazMyBoy 12-16-2012 11:49 PM

Thanks for entering guys!

Looking forward to seeing more entries.


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