Lead Rein Classes

ClassesMinimum HeightMaximum HeightMaximum Spread
Mountain & Moorland, Not Exceeding 122cms1ft 3 inches (38cms)1ft 6 inches (46cms----------
Open, Not Exc. 122cms1ft 3 inches (38cms)
1ft 6 inches (46cms)-----------

Mountain & Moorland Novice Classes

ClassesMinimum HeightMaximum HeightMaximum Spread
Not Exceeding 122cms1ft 6 inches (46cms)1ft 9 inches (53cms)1ft 6 inches (46cms)
Exc. 122cms – Not Exc. 138cms1ft 9 inches (53cms)2ft 3 inches (69cms)2ft (61cms)
Exc. 138cms2ft (61cms)2ft 9 inches (84cms) 2ft 6 inches (76cms)

Junior Mountain & Moorland Classes

ClassesMinimum HeightMaximum HeightMaximum Spread
Not Exc. 138cms1ft 9 inches (53cms)2ft 3 inches (69cms)1ft 9 inches (53cms)
Exc. 138cms2ft 3 inches (69cms)2ft 9 inches (84cms) 2ft 3 inches (69cms)

Mountain & Moorland Open Classes

ClassesMinimum HeightMaximum HeightMaximum Spread
M&M Beginner Stakes1ft 4 inches (40cms)1ft 9 inches (53cms)1ft 6 inches (46cms)
M&M Nursery Stakes1ft 7 inches (48cms)1ft 11 inches (58cms)1ft 7 inches (48cms)
Not Exceeding 122cms
1ft 9 inches (53cms)2ft (61cms)1ft 9 inches (53cms)
Exc. 122cms – Not Exc. 138cms2ft 3 inches (69cms)2ft 9 inches (84cms)2ft 3 inches (69cms)
Exc. 138cms2ft 9 inches (84cms)3ft 3 inches (99cms)2ft 9 inches (84cms)

Novice Classes

ClassesMinimum Height
Maximum HeightMaximum Spread
Cradle Stakes1ft 3 inches (38cms)1ft 9 inches (53cms)1ft 9 inches (53cms)
Nursery Stakes1ft 6 inches (46cms)1ft 11 inches (58cms)2ft (61cms)
133cms1ft 9 inches (53cms)2ft (61cms)2ft 3 inches (69cms)
143cms2ft (61cms)2ft 3 inches (69cms)2ft 6 inches (76cms)
153cms2ft 3 inches (69cms)2ft 9 inches (84cms)3ft (92cms)
Intermediate2ft 6 inches (76cms)3ft (92cms)3ft 6 inches (107cms)
Working Cob2ft 3 inches (69cms)2ft 6 inches (76cms)2ft 6 inches (76cms)
Working Hunter2ft 6 inches (76cms)3ft 3 inches (99cms)3ft 9 inches (114cms)
Working Riding Horse2ft 4 inches (71cms)3ft (92cms)3ft 2 inches (96cms)

Open Classes

ClassesMinimum Height
Maximum Height
Maximum Spread
Cradle Stakes
1ft 9 inches (53cms)
2ft 2 inches (66cms)
2ft 6 inches (76cms)
Nursery Stakes
2ft (61cms)
2ft 5 inches (74cms)
2ft 9 inches (84cms)
133cms
2ft 6 inches (76cms)
2ft 11 inches (89cms)
3ft 3 inches (99cms)
143cms
2ft 9 inches (84cms)
3ft 3 inches (99cms)
3ft 7 inches (110cms)
153cms
3ft (92cms)
3ft 6 inches (107cms)
3ft 9 inches (114cms)
Intermediate
3ft 3 inches (99cms)
3ft 9 inches (114cms)
4ft (122cms)
Working Cob
2ft 6 inches (76cms)
2ft 9 inches (84cms)
3ft (92cms)
Working Riding Horse
2ft 9 inches (84cms)
3ft 1 inch (94cms)
3ft 7 inches (109cms)


GENERAL GUIDE TO DISTANCES BETWEEN JUMPS

 128CM
138CM
148CM
HORSE
MIXED
1 STRIDE
19ft 6inches
21ft
22ft
24ft 6inches
23ft – 23ft 6inches
2 STRIDES

28ft 6inches

30ft
32ft
35ft32ft – 33ft
3 STRIDES
40ft
41ft
43ft46ft46ft
4 STRIDES
50ft
52ft
53ft

PLEASE NOTE: These measurements are the basis from which our working hunter fences will be built. However jump heights and widths of spreads may vary according to the show ring size, ground and weather conditions