Monday February 26, 2024
For National Pony Club updates and information please go to pcuk.org
18th Feb jump position rally – last chance to enter

Last chance to enter the SJ rally on 18 Feb – focussing on jump position. If we don’t have anymore entries we will have to cancel 🥲

1.10m PC Show Jumping at Royal Windsor Horse Show

Royal Windsor Horse Show has again very kindly asked The Pony Club back to the show on Sunday, 5th May 2024 for a Show Jumping Competition. All Branches in Areas 8, 11, 12 & 13 will have this invitation.

Area Representatives will select a total of 6 Competitors from their Area for the Competition. For Area 12 – these will be drawn out of a hat by the Area Rep.

· Sunday 5th May

· Arena: Frogmore Arena

· Class/Time: TBC, afternoon

· The competition will run as a Single Phase competition

The competition will run under The Pony Club Show Jumping Rules 2024 and all nominated Members must be current Members of The Pony Club.

The maximum height of fences in the first round will be 1.10m. 

All nominations must be competent at jumping at PC110 (with verifiable results) and both horses and riders will be able to cope with the very exciting and noisy atmosphere – before, during and after the class.

6 combinations will be selected and one non travelling reserve.

If you would like your name to be put forward, please email kimobhs@hotmail.co.uk by 20th February. Include the name and height of your horse.

18th February Rally now open

Hot on the heels of the rally yesterday the next one on 18th February is now open https://oldberkeleysouthpc.entrymaster.online

Interested in Careers in the Horseracing Industry?

On February 15th – a unique FREE day at the races to go behind the scenes and gain an insight into the UK’s largest sporting employer.

Careers Day at the Races

Results for Nov/Dec Online Dressage

Walk & Trot Test

1st Willa Axe 

PC70

1st Katie on Woody 

2nd Rory on Jerry 

3rd Natalie on Rosie 

PC80

1st Gabriella on Reign

2nd Millie on Willow

3rd Millie on Susie

 

All of these have earned Dressage League Points. 

The Jan\Feb Online Dressage is now open. Click here to enter.

New PC XC Rule – Skull Caps Required

New PC Rule – A skull cap with no fixed peak must be worn for ALL levels of cross country.

Quiz Teams 3rd March – 10 yrs and under and 11yrs and above.

Interested in the Quiz Teams on 3rd March? This link needs to be completed by Sunday as we need to organise training https://forms.gle/tQA8y29FhmRBA69m6
There is a 10 years and under team and an 11yrs – 25yrs team.

PC Eventing Qualifiers 2024 Dates

Regional Eventing at 70cm and 80cm will be 8th or 9th June – venue tbc probably in Essex. Area Eventing at 90cm+ will be at Hambleden on 7th July. A questionnaire will be posted next week to establish interest.

New Committee Members

Welcome to Jess Latimer, Bryony Skinner, Abi Shuttleworth and Alex Crompton who have all joined the OBH South committee. Wondering who does what? Check out the Contact Us Tab.

OBH South branch teams for Quiz and Horse and Pony Care

Click here if you are interested in taking part https://forms.gle/KyxG3tcb8zjkbhdH6

We’ll be in touch about training once we have responses (there will be a charge for training).

Click here if you would like more information as to what it is all about.

Quiz Sunday 3rd March

Horse and Pony Care Date tbc 25th or 26th May