Friday December 6, 2019
Rally and Dress Code Competition Hints and Tips


FOR DETAILS OF FORTHCOMING RALLIES  SEE THE CALENDAR AND PLEASE BOOK ONLINE

NOTE: PLEASE NO DOGS AT ANY QHPC ACTIVITY

All rallies and coaching are run by volunteers.  All present should help set up or clear away. Please offer to help with instructor lunches 

Willing to help organise a rally – contact Chief Instructor Natalie Barsby

Want to enter competitions – contact a Team Manager (see Sport tabs) and read the competition hints and tips

COMPETITION HINTS AND TIPS

Please observe the QHPC dress rules 

QHPC DRESS AND RULES FOR RALLIES, COACHING AND CAMPS

 Please DO NOT MOUNT until told to by your instructor

RIDERS – Rallies and Junior Camp

  • Hat which meets PC requirements and is tagged (skull cap compulsory for XC)
  • Black or dark blue hat silk
  • Long sleeved white or blue shirt
  • Pony club tie
  • Hacking jacket, QHPC bomber jacket or PLAIN navy or black coat which must be worn done up and/or QHPC sweatshirt (navy blue or maroon team sweatshirt)
  • Pony club badge and felt (worn on left)
  • PLAIN Beige or cream jodhpurs / breeches
  • Black or brown long or short boots with smooth soles
  • Chaps matching the colour of boots (no tassels or fringes)
  • HAIR NET for girls
  • NO JEWELLERY (including sleepers)
  • Body protector, gloves & medical armband (worn on the arm) are compulsory for XC

RIDERS – Coaching and Senior Camp

As above except:

  • Jodhpurs/breeches may be PLAIN beige, cream, navy or black
  • QHPC polo shirt may be worn

PONIES – Rallies, Coaching and Camps

  • No ponies under the age of 4
  • Ponies to be properly groomed and turned out
  • Plain black or brown  tack
  • Plain black or brown numnah/saddlecloth or QHPC navy/maroon saddlecloth
  • Neck strap

Please read the jewellery and hairnets information here

QHPC Jewellery and hairnets

Please note the Hat Rules from 2018

Hat_Rule_2018_FINAL

IMPORTANT – Body Protectors are required to be worn for any cross country or pony racing (training or competition) and must meet the Beta 2009 standard

Body_Protector_Rule_2018