Queensland Amateur Showjump Rider of the Year Series

Series sponsors for 2019 are Finch Farm, Saddleworld Rockhampton, and Equimec , between them will provide cash and prizes for each round.

The overall winner will be presented with perpetual trophy and rug, and the runner-up will also receive a prize donated by sponsors.

The presentation of trophies to the winner and runner-up will occur at the annual Equestrian QLD Awards Dinner.

Point Score Rounds

1. 23rd March Warwick Show - Qld State Country Amateur Championships
2. 30th March Toowoomba Royal Show - Qld State Amateur Championships
3. 5th – 7th April April Gold Cup TBA
4. 21st April Darling Downs Easter Showjumping Championships – Amateur Championship
5. 28th April Aquis Champions Tour -Intermediate & Progressive Championship 
6. 5th May Aquis Champions Tour -Intermediate Final 
7. 19th May Brookfield Show- Amateur Class
8. 21st July Sunshine Coast Showjumping Club -Amateur Championships
9. 28th July Caboolture World Cup- Amateur Championships
10. 4th August Gatton World Cup Show -Amateur Championships 

(Riders must meet EA Amateur criteria to be eligible for points at these shows)


  • If rider has more than one horse in the class the first horse they ride is their points scoring round.
  • The rider’s best 6 rounds will decide the series winner. 
  • Class heights in the first round will be approx. 1.15m.  Heights will be stated on show schedules.
  • Participants must meet the criteria of the EA National Amateur Ruling.
  • All events will be AM5 (Jump off classes) exceptions approved by Coordinator .
  • The first 10 places in each competition will gain points. With the winner of the class gaining 10 points then 2nd 9 points, 3rd 8 etc down to 10th 1 point.
  • If there is an equality of points at the end of the series the rider with the most consistent high placings throughout the series will become the series winner.
  •  To be eligible to be the winner of the title you must be a current financial member of Equestrian Queensland
  • Co-ordinator may add rounds if requested by shows throughout the year 

Series Coordinator: Alison Ford 0419 646737 [email protected]  

For Amateur class rules, please refer to the National Jumping Rule Book - HERE

2018 Qld Amateur Jumping Series