Sunday 23rd, July 2017
Malton, North Yorkshire. Y017 6XN
For further derails phone:
10.00a.m. to 12.30p.m. - Booking and benching of show exhibits.
to 10.45a.m. - Booking of sales table items.
10.50a.m - Viewing of sales table.
-Opening of the sales table for purchases.
11.15a.m - Talk by our special
guest Mr. Steven Chester: 'Behind the scenes at my place of work - Chester Zoo
12.15p.m. to 1.00p.m - Pot luck lunch.
1.00p.m. to 1.45p.m.
- 'Fun Quiz' to be presented by Mr. Paul Barrow.
2.00p.m. to 2.45p.m. -
Talk by our special guest Dr. David Pool of FishScience Ltd. 'Nutrition for aquarum
3.OOp.m. - Talk by our special guest Mr. Steven Chester: 'Successful
4.00p.m. approx. - Awards of Show prizes.
Fee - We hope that you will join us for the full day. Entrance fee will be items
of savoury and/or sweet items for the pot luck lunch.
For people attending
the afternoon only, the price of entry will be 50p per person.
Tea, coffee and soft drinks will be available, for a small fee, at
the following times:-
10.OOa.m, to 11.10a.m.
12.15p.m. to 12.50p.m.
2.45 p.m. to 3.00p.m.
THE SHOW DETAILS
The Ryedale Gala is open to any single fish or pair of fish, egglaying
or livebearing, that have scored 85 points or over at an Open Show anywhere in
the U.K. between 1st March 2016 and 16th July 2017. Please bring along the relevant
Open Show cards.
Special prizes for 1st to 3rd place will be kindly sponsored
by Ferrybridge Aquatics, West Yorkshire.
The Gala will be judged in 2 stages:
1. The Sitting Judge will judge the exhibits and reduce the exhibits to 6 finalists
that go forward to Stage 2.
Stage 2. All 'A' Class Judges present (with the
exception of our own David Marshall) will be invited to point the 6 remaining
exhibits. Their points will then be averaged to decide the places. In the event
of any tied places the points given by the Sitting Judge will be decisive.
fee 20p per exhibit.
Class 1 - Any Variety Livebearing
Class 2 - Any variey Cichlid.
Class 3 - Any Variety Coldwater
Class 4 - Any Variety Characin.
Class 5 - Corydoradinae
(Corydoras, Aspidoras, Brochis etc.).
Class 6 - AOV Catfish.
7 - Betta splendens.
Class 8 - A.O.V. Labyrinth (including Snakeheads).
9 - 'Out of Africa'. Any fish that originates from the African Continent.
10- Any tropical freshwater fish not covered in the previous classes
fee will be 20p per exhibit.
Y.A.A.S. 'A' Class Judge Mr. Mick
Price has accepted our invitation to judge the Mini-Open Show and to be our Sitting
Judge for the Ryedale Gala. Mr. Price will be jointly sponsored by Steve's Aquatic
Emporium at Scarborough and The Aquarium Gazette CD Magazine.
place the name, either scientific and/or common, of any fish to be sold onto the
relevant container or plastic bag. Please place a contact telephone number onto
any electrical equipment to be sold.
Each person who brings along fish and/or
aquarium accessories will be allocated a sales table letter by the Sales Table
Secretary. This letter will be placed onto each item or bag containing fish etc.
For each iten sold the Sales Table Secretary will deduct a small fee of
When the Sales Table closes the Sales Table Secretary will make the
appropriate payment to the people who have brought along fish and items to sell.
venue is ideal for a family day out. There is ample FREE PARKING plus family picnic
area and enclosed playground for children.
The venue operates a strict NO
SMOKING or CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOL policy.
The Ryedale Aquarist Society
holds monthly meetings at various venues around the Pickering area. New members
are always made very welcome. For further details phone 01751 472715.