Friday May 7, 2021
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DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

 

2021

ALL DATES ON HERE ARE SUBJECT TO EVER-CHANGING COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.  THEY MAY BE CANCELLED OR MOVED TO A LATER DATE.  WE WILL TRY OUR BEST TO KEEP THE LIST CURRENT BUT PLEASE CHECK WITH ORGANISERS FOR THE LATEST NEWS

 

TUES 6th APR  SENIOR MEMBERS TRAINING at Myerscough.  There are just a few spaces left.  Details : Senior Training 2021 (2)   Bookings are now open on Horse Events, this is a link to the booking page https://www.horse-events.co.uk/horse-events/the-pony-club-area-4-welcome-back-senior-training060421/

FRI 9th- SUN 11th April  PONY CLUB SPRING FESTIVAL at Arena UK, Lincolnshire.  Finals of the various Winter League competitions.

SUN 18th APR   HOLCOMBE DRESSAGE.  Re-arranged fixture.  Times here :  http://branches.pcuk.org/holcombe/home/dressage-at-landlords-18-4-21/ 

SAT 24th APR  WINTER LEAGUE TEAM SHOWUMPING kindly organised by West Lancs County at Myerscough College.   ****Amended information**** Inter-Branch-winter-SJ-WLC-Branch-24th April 21. *********   Can now take multiple branch teams while spaces last*******.  We are planning on running 2 different height competitions on the same day to try to give more riders an opportunity to compete. We will run a 65cms single phase team class in the morning – rider any age. Then a 75cms single phase team class in the afternoon – rider any age. Riders can only compete in EITHER the 65 OR the 75cms. Branches will be restricted to one team in each class initially, but if you would like more teams, please make a note on your entry and we will try to accommodate you once the entries have closed.  Teams only, no individuals.  The competition will run in a similar way to the one we ran last September, but we are running 4 teams an hour instead of 3, so will be able to accommodate a few more overall.  All the warm up is outside and the competition will be indoors, so we can take riders of any age.  f the BEF is still requesting Equine Herpes Virus self certification forms to be filled in before the competition, then forms will be sent out to team managers and put on our website and FB for your members to fill in 24 hours before the event.    Booking is now open at https://branches.pcuk.org/westlancashire/events-booking/

Sat  1st MAY   BEDALE AND WEST OF YORE TRIATHLON at Richmond Equestrian Centre.  ******PLEASE GET YOUR ENTRIES IN URGENTLY.  MAY HAVE TO BE CANCELLED IF NOT MORE ENTRIES*******                                                                                                                                 “Dry Tri”  Riding is in outdoor arena.  Schedule : BWY PC Dry Tri 2021   Link for entries and payments via Horsevents :  https://emea01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fhorsevents.co.uk%2Fevents%2F%3Fe%3D36840&data=04%7C01%7C%7Ce78291cde8d74bc79e2a08d8eb82e243%7C84df9e7fe9f640afb435aaaaaaaaaaaa%7C1%7C0%7C637518294670438008%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&sdata=7F2dp2RQSEBkzxM7bQF2OxZlE7iClGuJIxJVhifxR4c%3D&reserved=0     Note Team Trainers must also complete and return entry form.

SAT 22nd MAY   AREA MOUNTED GAMES kindly organised by Pendle at Townley Park, Burnley.  Schedules are hopefully out this week. The booking form is on the Pendle website
https://branches.pcuk.org/pendle/rally-and-competition-bookings/

MON 31st MAY  WINTER LEAGUE TEAM SHOW JUMPING kindly organised by West Lancs County at Church Farm, Mawdesley. Fences will not exceed 95cm in the first phase/round. Rider any age. This is an Inter Branch friendly competition, the points do not count towards the trophy. There will be a full range of classes on this day in the morning – with the team competition in the afternoon. Schedule on tab.

SAT 19th JUNE   AREA DRESSAGE  kindly organised by Haydock Park

SAT  3rd JULY  AREA EVENTING  at Somerford Park with Area 5.

SAT 10th/SUN 11th JULY   AREA TETRATHLON   with Area 2.  Kindly organised by South Durham.

SAT 17th JULY   MOUNTED GAMES ZONE FINALS at Stanford Manor, Leicestershire

SUN 8th AUG     Pony Club Raceday at Haydock Park (subject to the government road out of Covid-19 restrictions being on track, and approved by the BHA).

PONY CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS 2021

We are really pleased to announce that plans for The Pony Club Championships 2021 have been approved. To plan for the eventuality of still working within COVID-19 guidelines, the Championships have been planned differently for 2021. They will be held at Offchurch Bury, near Leamington Spa, over a slightly extended period to minimise the total numbers on site each day. Offchurch Bury is a beautiful parkland setting with an undulating cross country course and in a central location. 

  • Friday 13th – Sunday 15th August – Polocrosse, Mounted Games and Tetrathlon
  • Tuesday 17th – Sunday 22nd August – Dressage, Show Jumping, Eventing and Polo

SENIOR MEMBERS CAMP  at Somerford Park Farm.  Sunday 15th August – Wednesday 15th August, kindly organised by Pendle.  Arrival – evening 14/08/21.  Rides start morning 15/08/21.  Depart from camp by 4:00pm 18/08/21.  Booking form later.

Saturday 18th September – u12’s Dressage Competition – Warren Farm Equestrian Centre

SAT  18th SEPT  HAYDOCK PARK DRESSAGE COMPETITION  at Warren Farm Equestrian Centre, Formby.   Under 12s. 

MON 4th OCT  AREA HORSE AND PONY CARE COMPETITIONS  This will be the deadline for staging and submitting results from Area H&PC Competitions.

SUN 17th OCT   ARENA EVENTING at Kelsall Hill, jointly hosted by Chipping and Haydock Park. A qualifier for the Spring Festival 2022.

SAT/SUN 23rd/24th OCT  HORSE AND PONY CARE COMPETITION  Amelia Morris-Payne has kindly agreed to organise the 2021 Horse and Pony Care Final on the weekend of 23-24 October at Highcross Equestrian Centre, Leicestershire, with support from the Atherstone Branch and Laura Armstrong in the Office. 

SAT 27th NOV  ARENA EVENTING at Kelsall Hill, jointly hosted by Chipping and Haydock Park. A qualifier for the Spring Festival 2022.

2022

SUN 20th FEB  ARENA EVENTING at Kelsall Hill, jointly hosted by Chipping and Haydock Park. A qualifier for the Spring Festival 2022.

SUN 13th MAR  ARENA EVENTING at Kelsall Hill, jointly hosted by Chipping and Haydock Park. The Area Final for those qualified from the preliminary rounds.  Winners qualify for the Spring Festival.