We want to encourage as many members as possible to take part and remember there are also classes for juniors in dressage and show jumping (max 80cm), as well as the Novice, Intermediate and Open levels.
If you are unsure what level you will be ready for by the summer, just pop on the form your thoughts and we can discuss over the coming couple of months. The forms are to help us understand who is interested at this stage, just e-mail forms to Clare by the 1st May on firstname.lastname@example.org. Please feel free to e-mail Clare if you have any queries.
Area team form – Area-Teams-form-March-2015
The Cottesmore have moved their showjumping to Saturday 9th – please contact Clare Stockley if you would like to be in a team for this new date.
Team SJ Schedule 2015 V2
Tuesday Evening Rallies for Everyone
– this year we are going back to Hothorpe to use the fantastic indoor school, grid work in the outdoor school, also the field for both dressage and cross country.
There will be six rallies on Tuesday evenings starting on May 12th
& 19th, (excluding half term), June 2nd,
9th, 16th and 23rd.
The cost will be £60 for the block of six – cheques (to FHPC) and rally forms to Clare Stockley by Friday 1st May and also call Clare or Rachel if you want any further details.
The Cottesmore Tetrathlon is at the beginning of half term and we’d like to send as many teams as possible – there are classes for everyone from members under 8 years old all the way to the Under 25’s.
There is a new venue for the cross country on Monday. This is to be held at Hill Top Farm, which is on the Braunstone Road just outside Oakham. The course has been up graded by Guy Herbert, and includes a new water complex and new Senior course.
If you think you might be interested, please contact Caroline Bird at email@example.com for further details and for training dates.
Cott tetrathlon schedule 2015
Cotts Tet entry form 2015
We are organising C test, Road Rider and C+ tests again this year. Below is information on these tests and we will look to be as flexible as possible setting training and exam dates.
The C and C+ tests are part of the Stable Management and Riding Tests which members can take starting from E test at about 4yrs old right up to A test for young adults going into professional equine care. More information can be found at http://www.pcuk.org/index.php/tests_and_achievements/efficiency_tests/
C Test & Road Rider Achievement Badge programme
· We will run these over 8 evenings, starting in September with the exam in October half term
· The Road Rider Achievement badge is taken during the evenings and is a requirement for the C test
· The minimum age is 11yrs old at the time of the test
· Members need to have passed the D+ test first. If you have not passed your D+ test, we will be testing these again this year at camp
· The expected cost of the C test training is £40 and the Road Rider Achievement Badge is £15 (final costs will depend on numbers)
· We will run these over 10 evenings, starting in End Aug/ September with the exam in October half term
· The minimum age is 13yrs at the time of the test
· Members need to have passed the C+ test first
· The expected cost of the C test training is £50 (final costs will depend on numbers)
If you are interested in taking part please let me know by email by 31st May 2015. If you would like any more information or have any questions please just shout !
We have organised another two rallies for the half term week.
POLOCROSSE – TUESDAY 26TH MAY AT SADDINGTON LODGE FARM. 3-5PM. £10. RALLY FORMS TO SARAH BRIGGS
FLATWORK WITH HEATHER – WEDNESDAY 27TH MAY . 10AM -12PM AT MANOR FARM PEATLING. £10. RALLY FORMS TO LORNA WALTERS.
The flatwork rally is a good chance to run through your dressage test for the ODE on the Saturday.
Please send rally forms and remmittance by Wednesday 20th May.
We have organised a XC rally for the 17th May at Field Farm, Wymeswold, 10.30-12.00.
There will be two groups, one for members working at or towards 90cm (Novice) level and one for members working at or towards 1m-1.10 (Intermediate and Open) level. Clare Stockley and Tom Fray will be taking the sessions.
Places are limited, please complete a rally form and send to me, Kate Wallett, 28 Home Close Road, Houghton on the Hill, Leicestershire, LE7 9GT to confirm a place. Cost of the rally is £20, chqs payable to FHPC. The rally form can be downloaded from the website http://branches.pcuk.org/fernie/calender/
XC Rally 2nd May – With the lack of numbers for the rally for the XC 2nd May at Smeeton we have sadly decided to cancel and will destroy any cheques received. If you were booked and you wish to attend this rally we will offer preferential spaces – please just contact me asap.
The Cottesmore PC are running a Junior One Day Event with courses from 45cms up to 90cms on Sunday 3rd May. It’s at Hilltop Farm on the Braunston Road this side of Oakham, so very close by and would be a lovely start to the eventing season for everyone, and a great way to try eventing for the first time
Cottesmore JODE Entry 2015
Cottesmore PC JODE 2015 schedule
Entries need to be made before the 28th April, and you can then get together on the day with two or three friends and put your names down to make up a team for the team prizes, in addition to the individual competitions
Please note that this Event is being run under Pony Club Eventing Rules 2015, and Conditions of Entry 3 should read:
Horses and Ponies must be 5 years old and over. (Not 4 years old and over as shown on the Schedule).
The tetrathlon season is kicking off with the Fitzwilliam on the last weekend of April – 25th and 26th.
This is a great chance to try tet and for existing tetrathletes to dust of their kit and get started – there are classes for everyone 8 years and older and the Fitzwilliam course is usually a nice straightforward one for early season.
Caroline is happy to organise pistol shooting practice for anyone next week – just ask.
Please contact Caroline Bird to get into a team and to ask ANY questions about tetrathlon.
Fitz Tet Sched and Entry 2015