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Des Moines Springfest

Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 at 9:00am

Iowa State Fairgrounds
3000 East Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50317

Schedule:

Morning 9:00am

- Walk/Trot/Canter Rider (18 and older)
- Walk/Trot/Canter Championship (18 and older)
- Walk/Trot/Canter(17 and under)
- Walk/Trot/Canter Championship (17 and under)
- Walk/Trot Rider (18 and older)
- Walk/Trot Championship (18 and older)
- Walk/Trot Rider (11-17)
- Walk/Trot Championship (11-17)
- Walk/Trot (9-10)
- Walk/Trot Championship (9-10)
- Walk/Trot (8 and under)
- Walk/Trot Championship (8 and under)
- Lead-Line Walk/Trot Rider (10 and under) Approx 11 30 AM
- UPHA Exceptional Challenge Cup VWT-Rider (12 and over)
- Exceptional Challenge Driving (Instructor to ride with driver)

Afternoon 1:00pm

- Open English Pleasure Walk/Trot Championship (12 and under)
- Roadster Pony - AHHS Youth Medallion
- $250 UPHA 3-Gaited Classic
- Saddleseat Pleasure Equitation (13 and under)
- Open Hunter Pleasure
- Saddle and Bridles ASB Pleasure Medallion
- Show Pleasure Three Gaited - Junior Horse
- AHHS Hackney/Harness Pony Medallion
- English Country Pleasure - AOTR
- Saddleseat Walk/Trot Equitation (10 and under)
- Open English Pleasure - Novice Rider (18 and over)
- Hackney Pleasure Pony Under Saddle - AHHS Youth Medallion
- English Country Pleasure - (17 and under)
- Saddle and Bridle's ASB Western Pleasure
- Open English Pleasure - Novice Rider (17 and under)
- Saddleseat Equitation (17 and under)
- Open Walk/Trot/Canter Training Class
- AHHS Showmanship in H and Pony/Horse Medallion

After the Session: Exhibitor's Party

Evening 6:00pm

Dog Costume Class
Stick Horse Class (Riders 6 and under)
Lead Line Class (Riders 6 and under)

6:45pm: Blank Children's Hospital Presentation
7:00pm: Evening Session

- $500 Fine Harness Championship
- Park Pleasure Junior Horse Stake
- $300 Show Pleasure Driving - Championship
- Open Western Pleasure Stake
- $300 Hackney RoadsterPony Championship
- $500 Three Gaited Open Stake
- Saddleseat/Pleasure Equitation (14 and over)
- Open English Pleasure Stake

"Pony Pitch"

- $300 Country Pleasure Driving Championship
- Saddlebred Park Full Mane and Tail Open Stake
- $300 Harness Pony Championship
- $300 Show Pleasure Five Gaited Stake
- UPHA Adult Challenge Cup
- Open Pleasure Driving Stake
- $300 Hackney Pony Championship
- $500 Five Gaited Stake

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