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Welsh National Foal Show 2011 Results & Photographs

Royal Welsh showground
30th October 2011

There were 234 foals entered at the Welsh National Foal Show organised by the Brecon and Borders Welsh Pony and Cob Association at the Royal Welsh Showground on Sunday, 30th October.

The supreme championship was judged by Welsh Pony and Cob Society President Mrs Kathleen James of the Highland Stud, East Sussex and her selection was the section B colt foal Waxwing Glimmer, bred at the Waxwing Stud, Scotland and exhibited by Debbie and Gareth Jones of the Fairywood Stud, Ammanford. Glimmer’s full-sister the chestnut Waxwing Glint won her class at the Royal Welsh Show this year. Reserve champion section B was the filly Cadlanvalley Dominique owned by Hywel and Yvonne Davies of Cardigan and her half-sister Cadlanvalley Czarina, sold to David Morgan of Blaenplwyf, was 2nd to her in the filly class. The section B judge was Miss Ann Bale-Williams of Chirk.

Reserve supreme was the cob filly Pensawel Miss Middleton owned by Meredith Davies and Kate Chester of Llansawel, Llandeilo and shown by Kate’s daughter Anna. Reserve cob champion with judge, WPCS President-Elect Mr Eric Davies of Cribyn, Lampeter, was the 2nd prize filly Brynfa Julie Ann owned by Mrs Julie Evans-Davies of Llansantffraid and she was sired by the former Royal Welsh champion Fronarth Victor.

There were 46 fillies and 33 colts entered in section A judged by Mrs Emma Edwards of Frongoch Stud, Llangefni who awarded the championship to the colt Pontsarn The Duke owned by Gower farrier and former Neath rugby player Richard Francis. Reserve champion was the winning filly, Wilcrick Easter Lilly owned by Mr Roger Munning of Avon and she was the champion foal at the Royal Welsh and also at the Ceredigion Foal Show.

Two colt foals were section C champion and reserve judged by Mr Glyn Williams of Talybont-on-Usk. They were Mrs Veronica Layton’s Caebryn Harri QC, full-brother to this year’s Royal Welsh youngstock Caebryn Endeavour and Roger and Rhian Davies’ Hywi Tomboy whose dam Hywi Pollyanna was Royal Welsh overall reserve champion.

The palomino colt Rianwyn Prince William owned by Miss Eirian Williams of Llanfair PG, Anglesey was Welsh part-bred champion and the reserve went to the same area to Glenrowan Maythyme owned by the Glenrowan Stud of Waunfawr, Caernarfon.

Finally the riding pony foal champion, judged by Mr Clive Morse of St Clears was the Mountain and Moorland lead-rein black filly Ceulan Hannah owned by Dr Wynne and David Davies of the Ceulan Stud, Pontyclun who was previously reserve champion section A at the Glamorgan Foal Show at Pencoed College. Reserve champion was Lowland Toy Story owned by Dennis Morgan of Eardisley, Herefordshire whose Lowland foals have been champion here four times previously.


Section A (Mrs E Edwards)
Filly Foal  
1 & Reserve, R Munning’s Wilcrick Easter Lilly
2, T Wall & J Osborne’s Nynwood Hermoine
3, C Bigley’s Waitwith Wild Apricot

Colt Foal  
1 & Champion, R Francis’ Pontsarn The Duke
2, G Killey’s Trefynys Maestro
3, F & S Goggin’s Penboeth Actor

Section B (Miss A Bale-Williams)
Filly Foal  
1 & Reserve, H & Y Davies’ Cadlanvalley Dominique
2, D Morgan’s Cadlanvalley Czarina
3, L & A Bigley’s Llanarth Sunflower

Colt Foal  
1, Champion and Supreme, D & G Jones’ Waxwing Glimmer
2, L & A Bigley’s Llanarth Legacy
3, L Perrott’s Rhoson Shanco

Section C (G Williams)
Filly Foal  
1, G Ferguson’s Amicis Lotta-Love
2, J Welsh’s Newgap Tiger Lily
3, D Hewer’s Senators Fluorescent

Colt Foal  
1 & Champion, V Layton’s Caebryn Harri QC
2,& Reserve, R & R Davies’ Hywi Tomboy
3, D Baird’s Bairdmoor Pegasus

Section D (E Davies)
Filly Foal  
1, Champion & Reserve Supreme, K Chester & M Davies’ Pensawel Miss Middleton
2 & Reserve, J Evans-Davies’ Brynfa Julie Ann
3, G Griffiths’ Dyffryngwy Hannah

Colt Foal
1, T & M Jones’ Deytheur Prince of Wales
2, H Hudson’s Maesyfelin Ace of Spades
3, R & R Davies’ Hywi Taliesin

Welsh part-bred (Miss A Bale-Williams)
1 & Champion, E Williams’ Rianwyn Prince William

1 & Reserve, E Hughes & P Ross’ Glenrowan Maythyme
2,W Harries’ Blue Rock Amethyst
3, F Livermore’s Doyan Allouette’s Gift

Over 147cm  
1, N Bond’s Cwmplas Cheeky Joe
2, G Edwards & M Lloyd’s Tynyfid Party Girl
3, G Williams’ Danygaer Blanche’s Dream

Riding Ponies (C Morse)
1, Glenrowan Maythyme
2, Blue Rock Amethyst

1, Rianwyn Prince William
2, D Jones’ Lynmarie Lilly

Lead Rein  
1 & Reserve, D Morgan’s Lowland Toy Story
2, L E L Partridge’s Rosedale Crown Jewel

M&M Lead Rein  
1 & Champion Dr W & D Davies’ Ceulan Hannah
2,R Wilson’s Boothsdale Butterfly
3, E Williams’ Crawel Lucy Glitters

Report & Results by Dr Wynne Davies



15th Nov 2011