Friday July 25, 2014
Fernie clothing

Welland Valley Feeds are supporting us by letting us store and buy all our Fernie Clothing from their store, making access easier.

The clothes are on order and will be in their store from the 8th June – A great chance to stock up for camp !!! 

If you have any questions, please just e-mail me.



The Fernie Senior One Day Event for levels 3 and 4 is being held at Rolleston Hall near Billesdon on Saturday 9th August.

FHPC ODE 2014 schedule FOR AUGUST 9TH final


Area Competitions

We are now organising Area Teams for Show Jumping, Dressage and Eventing. There are classes from 80cm Show Jumping and PC Dressage Intro test for Juniors right up to Open level – it would be great to get as many members as possible involved !

E-mails with all the contact details and information have been sent to everyone, if you haven’t received an e-mail, please contact Kate Wallett. For specific questions about each discipline please contact Team Managers – Clare Stockley for Show Jumping, Lucy Pover for Dressage and Kate Wallett for Eventing.

Get your FHPC clothing ordered for camp

Lucy Busby Powell has now taken over responsibility for Fernie Hunt Pony Club Clothing!

We are about to place an order to update our stocks and if anybody requires new/larger kit for Pony Club Camp, could they please let Lucy know immediately, her contact details are on our contacts page.

Bring Your Pony and Eat Chocolate!!!

Caroline Bird is organising a mounted Easter Egg Hunt on Wednesday at Gumley Lodge.  This is for younger members both on and off the lead rein. £2.50 per child. 

Will everyone who would like to go please e-mail Caroline by Sunday evening at the latest as she needs to buy the eggs and set up the clues on Monday morning and is working Monday pm and all day Tuesday.   A couple of  people have mentioned they may be coming but that doesn’t help with planning!!

All queries to Caroline . . . .

Easter Show Jumping at Hothorpe

Hi All – I am looking for team show jumpers, following on from our great day at Onley!

Atherstone Easter Show Jumping Friday 18th April 2014 at Home Farm, Hothorpe, Theddingworth.   All Classes are for Individuals and for Teams. If you are interested in the team competition the deadline date for entries is Sunday 6th April. Please send to me your completed entry form and cheque made payable to AHBPC. The schedule and entry forms are on our Calendar/Other Events page with further details regarding the classes – for more information or guidance on which class/es to enter, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Clare Stockley

CLASS 1 – Fences 45cm max (may be assisted).  This class is for genuine novices and all entrants will receive an Easter prize. Rider/Pony combination in Class 1 may not compete in Classes 3-7

CLASS 2 – Fences 60 cm

CLASS 3 – Fences 70cm

CLASS 4 – Fences 80cm

CLASS 5 – Fences 90cm

CLASS 6 – Fences 1 m

CLASS 7 – Fences 1.05 m

Eclipse Equestrian

Eclipse front

Eclipse Back

Junior Cross Country Rally 15th April Illston

Dot and Richard Clowes have very kindly agreed to host another cross country rally at Illston on the Hill.  This is for everyone jumping at Levels 1 and 2.  Contact Lucy Busby-Powell with any questions.

Tuesday 15th April, 10am to noon, Limepits Farm, Three Gates Road, Illston  LE7 9ER.  Organiser - Lucy Busby-Powell. 

Rally Entry Forms and cheques (£10 made out to “FHPC”) to be with Lucy by 6th April.  Mrs L Busby-Powell, The Mount, Brook Lane, Billesdon, Leicester  LE7 9AB.  Mobile :07903 647 658.

Please remember body protectors must be worn and hats must be tagged BEFORE GETTING ON PONIES - more about what to wear on ACTIVITIES/Dress Code page.
Parking is on the side of the road by Lime Pits Farm. 
Please be mounted and in the arena before 10 o’clock.
XC and Speed – Training Event with Christie Wright
We have arranged a XC and speed training ½ day session at Field Farm, Wymeswold with under18 British Eventing coach Christie Wright. The session is ideal for members moving up to Novice (90cm) this season or higher. The emphasis in the session is being able to ride at increased speeds over solid fences safely.
The session will include:
·         An unmounted session covering types of fences, speed (gears) and how to approach them
·         XC jumping session using the different gears with different fences
·         Practice timed and speed training to develop feel for required speed

The Date is Wednesday 23 April       Start time  9.45 – 1.00 approx.
Venue: Field Farm, Wymeswold
Cost: £20.00  (The cost is being subsidised 50% out of branch funds)
Dress for XC – Body protectors please
Spaces are very limited, to book a place please send a cheque payable to FHPC to secure a place
Any further details please contact me.   Lucy - 07734 695637


Lucy Pover
The Corner House
Dingley Hall
LE16 8PJ
Show Jumping Assessment Days

The show jumping assessment day (intended to help everyone, and particularly those unsure about their “levels” at show jumping) in February has had to be cancelled but the one on Sunday 13th April is going ahead – call or email Clare Stockley for more details and download the application form here – FHPC SJ assessment April 14