Pony Scurry Series


Pony Scurry Series

The LOVERACING.NZ Pony Scurry Series is an exciting competition that provides an opportunity for young riders to showcase their skills and compete in a fun and supportive environment. 

The Series is specifically designed for young riders, the next generation of our sport and celebrates our adored four-legged friends, who are, and always will be, at the heart of everything we do.

The 2023 Series proved to be a big hit among both pony enthusiasts and racing fans with over 120 young riders taking part across the country, with the finals held at Hastings on Saturday 30th September 2023.

We're excited to launch the 2024 series, kicking off in April. Register your interest now!


2024 Dates

Below are the dates for the 2024 Series. Register your interest below.

Riccarton Park: Saturday 13 April (FULL)
Ōtaki Racecourse: Thursday 25 April (FULL - waitlist)
New Plymouth Raceway: Saturday 11 May (FULL - waitlist)
Te Rapa Racecourse: Saturday 18 May
Ruakaka Racecourse: Saturday 8 June

More dates to be confirmed shortly.


Register Here

2023 Series Winners

12 Years & Under Winner

Sophie Dickson

Age: 11 years old

Pony: Buckton Showdown

Sponsor: Lydia Pickford

13 Years & Older Winner

Kaelyn Strawbridge

Age: 15 years old

Pony: Woodhill Let’s Dance

Sponsor: Debbie Sweeney

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