Story: Shows and field days

Show-jumping

Show-jumping

Competitions for horses are a continuing attraction of country shows, ranging from best-paced and best-mannered ponies through to show-jumping. The jumping is normally held in the show-ring and attracts both experienced riders on horses and the young on ponies. This young rider is at the Amberley show in 2007.

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Jock Phillips, 'Shows and field days - Farm activity competitions', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/16772/show-jumping (accessed 27 September 2020)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 24 Nov 2008