Jumping Victoria | June 2016


In the past month Jumping Victoria has conducted two Judges' clinics hosted by trainers Kevin Taranto and Anne Garner. We wish to thank both Kevin and Anne who were generous with their time and able to transfer their knowledge with great success.

We would also like to congratulate Beverley Croke and Dallas Jennings who attained their Level 1 Judging Accreditation. Welcome aboard!


On Sunday 19 June Jumping Victoria hosted a Course Designer clinic presented by Brian Lavery. The clinic was well attended with participants from around the state gaining valuable skills and strengtheing their knolwedge of course design. A big 'thank you' to Brian for a successful and informative day.

  • The next Course Design clinic will be held on 24 July. Enquiries to Nina Lewis.
  • The upcoming Judges clinics will be held on the 09/10 July and a day on 23 July.


Jumping Victoria would like to congratulate the following Young Rider's of the Year 2016 for the discipline of Jumping. Congratulations to:

  • Jacob Wells
  • Joel Pearce
  • Binni Greig
  • Jessica Hurley
  • Samuel Robertson
  • Nina Griffiths
  • Max Height
  • Jock Goold
  • Emily Vans Sonsbeek
  • Jessica Kent

The training date is set for 17 July, and will be coached by Brook Dobbin with selectors Amanda Lupton and Alex Rooney. Thank you to Amanda, Alex and Brook for offering their time and expertise with this Award process.

The top three finalists will be selected from the training day and will be interviewed prior to the dinner held on the 30 July at Moonee Valley Racecourse, with winner announced on the night.