Saturday August 23, 2014


Latest Updates:

Date for C Test:  Friday 29th August (am).  Venue to be confirmed.  Please contact Trudi Eustance (see Contact Us) if you wish to take the Test.


More great results- see ODE Reports


Sarah O’Connell  07909 968762 has taken over Hat Tagging, and sale of SU Jackets, Polo Shirts, Sweat Shirts, PC Ties, Badges, SU Numnahs and Medical Arm Bands


Tests: We are planning to run Mini Road Rider, E and D Tests at Coverwood and possibly D+ if enough candidates.  We will also run a C Test at the end of the holidays.  Please could you email Trudi if you wish to take any of these. Standard and requirements are on the main PC website.  Recommended reading for C and below is “Keeping a Pony at Grass”.   Trudi has a few of these if you would like to buy one.  For those wishing to take C+ and above also contact Trudi and we will arrange training if required.   If there are not enough candidates for a C+ Test, we will try to find another branch for you to take it .


Area Show Jumping July 14th 2014 at Mid Surrey

Our intermediates were in the ribbons once again at Area Show Jumping with two individuals qualifying for the Championships in August. Congratulations to Patrick Beirne riding Waltham Daisy and Shelby Weeden riding Ronaldo, placed 3rd and 4th respectively. We wish you both luck at the championships on 15th August!


Term Time Show Jumping Lessons at Sands Farm starting 2nd September – see Lessons and Training page


Qualified for Intermediate Eventing Championships – Fantastic Achievement

A wonderful team effort for our intermediate riders who won the area eventing competition at Brightling Park and are off to the Championships at Cholmondeley Castle. Special thanks to Natasha Goldman who stepped in at the last minute to replace Freddie Gover whose horse went lame.

Joanna Kelly, 1st and best dressage in her section, Natasha Goldman 4th, Shelby Weeden 7th and Jamie Butt 9th.

Thank you from a very proud team manager.


Times for Summer Holiday Rallies now available - see Summer Holiday Programme page


William Fox Pitt Eventing Demo 24th September Merrist Wood


Excellent results at Area Dressage with Novice Team qualifying for Championships! see Dressage Reports page


A win for Intermediate ODE Team – see ODE Reports page


Excellent ODE results for younger members – see ODE Reports page


Some info from Surrey Union Hunt on Notices page


SUBSCRIPTIONS are due on 1st Jan 2014.     ONLY PAID UP MEMBERS will be accepted for Pony Club activities. If a member’s subscription has not been paid, he/she will not be covered by insurance and therefore will not be allowed to attend any PC activity.  LAPSED MEMBERS WILL HAVE TO PAY AN INCREASED SPECIAL LAPSED MEMBERSHIP (details on the form).

Please download, complete and send this, with 1 x small s.a.e. for your membership card, as soon as possible to Antonia Thompson (see Contact Us)  (cheques payable to Surrey Union Pony Club) and complete the Gift Aid form where applicable, as this is of great benefit to the branch.