Saturday May 27, 2017

2017 Summer Camps

Camp Application / Parental Consent forms now online – go to 2017 camps


Area Competitions 2017

Please be aware that you must be eligible to compete in Area Competitions – see attached rules…/Eligibility_2017_-_Ratified_Nov_16_v2…

All horses/ponies and riders must have genuinely participated at a minimum of three working rallies since 1st July 2016


Area 17 Camp @ Cafre College (24-26 July 2017)

Karen McIvor from the Seskinore pony club is proposing to hold a three day camp at Cafre college for Pony Club members aged 16 and above who are at a minimum of B test standard (or working towards this).  At the moment it looks like it will be around £230 for three days including tuition and accommodation for horse and rider but not food.

If interested please contact Caroline de Montmorency on 07753 802587 after 6.00 pm


Games @ Balmoral Show

Good luck to all those taking part at Balmoral.


Winter Postal Shoot

Results to follow


Windsor Games Team

Congratulations to Ella Heron and Tilly Nield for securing their places on the pony games Windsor team.


British Games Team

Congratulations to Rose Gregg who will be travelling to Canada to represent the team in international competitions.


Winter Triathlon – Milton Keynes

Good luck to Freya Axton, Archie Wilding & Lauren McGlennon.



For all new members plus existing members please give Tetrathlon a try.  This discipline is suitable for all levels of ability. Details on attached flyer



Dengie Show Jumping Competition (Final) – Saturday 4 March 2017

Good luck to everyone who is competing in Saturday’s Dengie Show Jumping.  Competition Times on the attached info.


Dengie-SJ Final-Results-2017

North Down Results

7th Place – Cerys Howell, 10th Place – Felicity Johnston

* Remember to bring Passports to the final as these may be inspected *


Dengie Dressage Competition (Final) – Saturday 25 February 2017

Good luck to everyone who is competing in Saturday’s Dengie Dressage. Competition Times on the attached info.


North Down Results

Novice:  2nd Place – Katie O’Reilly, 3rd Place – Zara Wood, 4th Place – Emmalee Turley

Intermediate:  1st Place – Izzy Riley

Open:  2nd Place – Jaz Vollands, 3rd Place – Katie McKee

If you want to take part in the competition as detailed on attached info please contact Sandra Vollands on (Home):  02897528980 or (Mobile):  07974348446. Please be sure to speak directly to Sandra.  Do not leave a message at this late stage if you would like to enter !!!

Dengie Dressage Final


Coach CPD Evening – Yogi Breisner

How to take your cross country one step further with Yogi Breisner @ Laurelview Equestrian – 24th February 2017

To book please select the link below



Great news!! Charlie Unwin top sports performance psychologist is back in Northern Ireland as part of his winter series of talks!  This time in Ballynahinch on the 27 February 2017!

Charlie will be exploring the psychology of Competing at Your Best using principles that he has successfully adopted with Olympic Champions and riders of all ages and abilities.

Specific subject areas include…

– Mental preparation for competing at your best
– Translating what you do in training into results on competition day
– Managing nerves and thriving in the competition environment

The talk is suitable for all competitors, coaches, parents and supporters across all equestrian disciplines.

Please see Area 17 Facebook for more details and how to book your place.


Games – Change of Dates

Details on 2017 Diary Dates Page


New Rally Plan (leading up to Easter) 2017

Details on Rallies (Dates) Page


Tetrathlon – North Down (29 January 2017) – Results

Open Boys N.D 2017(1) PDF

Open Girls N.D 2017 (1) PDF

Junior Boys N.D 2017 (1) PDF

Junior Girls N.D 2017 PDF

Minimus Boys N.D 2017 PDF

Minimus Girls N.D 2017 PDF

Fledglings N.D 2017 PDF

A big thank you to all the helpers who made today possible – it was very much appreciated.  I would also like to thank all competitors for arriving early in Newtownards – we hope you had a good day!


Winter League Show Jumping Results

Results – North Down Winter League Show Jumping







North Down Pony Club is always looking new members

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