Scoring

Show Jumping Scoring Explained

Show Jumping is scored by faults or penalties accrued by horse and rider while they negotiate the course. Scoring is determined as follows:

Knockdown of an Obstacle………………..4 Faults
First Refusal………………………………..4 Faults
Second Refusal……………………………..Elimination
Any foot touching the water or marker
of a water jump/liverpool…………………..4 Faults
Failure to cross starting line before the
timer starts within 45 Seconds……………..No Score
Exceeding the Time Allowed………………1 Fault/Second
Off Course………………………………….Elimination
Fall of Horse or Rider………………………Elimination