Thursday December 2, 2021
For National Pony Club updates and information please go to pcuk.org
Rufford Hunt Pony Club Diary – UPDATED 26th NOVEMBER

NOTICES – updated 26/11/21 – please read

  • Additions/Changes on 26/11/21 Denoted with UPDATED or ADDED 26/11/21
  • UPDATED 18/6/21 – Please scroll down for event dates . Bold = Rufford events (rallies, training etc all bookable through Horse Events unless otherwise advised).  Please note: Booking closes 10 days prior to the event in most cases. Late bookings can be requested to the organiser only but will incur a £1.45 standard booking fee + a £3 late booking charge if there are places available.  
  • Italics – some other Area 6 branch events of general interest have been added to our diary.  Schedules and booking information are available for many Area 6 competitions on Horse Events – Pony Club – Area 6 – Horse Events (horse-events.co.uk)   And a list of many dates (but not all Area 6 competitions) can be found at  ://branches.pcuk.org/area6/branch-events-schedules/
  • For Area 6 AREA competition dates visit – http://branches.pcuk.org/area6/area-dates-list/
  •  Many of the results for Pony Club events are now live – visit –  https://www.ponyclubresults.co.uk
  • ADDED 7/6/21 – please address your queries about events to the organiser of the event – email details and responsibilities on the contact page.
  • UPDATED 21/11/21 – Passports and Vaccinations – all Pony Club events (rallies, training and competitions) are governed by the Pony Club rules regarding adherence to vaccinations or by specific venue requirements.  pony-club-vaccination-rule-2021.pdf   When booking onto an event pay particular note of the passport and vaccination rules applicable to that event (Area competitions require 6 monthly vaccinations).  Non-compliance will result in being unable to attend or (worse case) being turned away on arrival.  Please address any queries to Nicola Platts.
  • UPDATED 28/10/21 – Area Academy – 2022 Academy launched on 11 October.  For more information please contact Diane Shepheard.

NOVEMBER 2021

ADDED 4/9/21 – SUNDAY 28TH NOVEMBER – Intro to SJ (coach tbc) and SJ training 60cm and above at Brackenhurst (3hours booked) from 10 am with Kirsty Hardstaff.  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organisers Roxy Vickers, Debbie Dawson and Ruth Hall

ADDED 23/11/21 – FRIDAY 26TH NOVEMBER – Shoot Practice.  Organiser Nicola Platts.  Booking via jotform (already sent out)

ADDED 16/10/21 – SUNDAY 28TH NOVEMBER – South Notts Dressage Competition Kneesall SNotts Dressage 28-11-21

DECEMBER 2021

ADDED and UPDATED 8/9/21 – WEDNESDAY 1 DECEMBER – Test Training and Badge Rally.  Venue to be confirmed.  1 hr group evening sessions from 5 pm.  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Ruth Hall

ADDED 2/11/21 – FRIDAY 3RD DECEMBER – BURTON HUNT PONY CLUB DRESSAGE COMPETITION BHPC WINTER LEAGUE DRESSAGE SCHEDULE 2021.12.03

ADDED 4/9/21 – SATURDAY 4TH DECEMBER – Individual Dressage sessions with Robyn Wetherall.  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Diane Shepheard

ADDED 28/10/21 – SATURDAY 4TH DECEMBER – Belvoir/South Notts Christmas Tri competition at Bingham.  BSN-Xmas-Fun-Triathlon-Dec-2021.-v.3.0

ADDED 4/9/21 – SUNDAY 12TH DECEMBER – Christmas themed mounted rally at Wellow.  1 hr group sessions starting at 10:00 am (6 hours booked).  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Ruth Hall 

ADDED 26/11/21 – SATURDAY 18TH DECEMBER – GROVE PONY CLUB SPRING QUALIFIER SHOWJUMPING COMP from 30cm – 90cm classes.  Entries via HorseEvents – Grove SJ Comp 18-12-21

ADDED 12/11/21 – TUESDAY 21ST DECEMBER – BURGHLEY PONY CLUB SPRING QUALIFIER SHOWJUMPING AND FUN CHRISTMAS SHOW from minis to seniors – Class entries on HorseEvents – no schedule available.

ADDED 9/11/21 – WEDNESDAY 22ND DECEMBER – Games rally at Blidworth Equestrian Centre 11:00 am onwards (more details to follow) – specifically designed for members who may be new to this discipline and want to have a go as well as for those members who have had a really successful year so far.  Fun, fun, fun.  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Amelia Murray

UPDATED 26/11/21 – CONFIRMED DATE – WEDNESDAY 29TH DECEMBER – UNMOUNTED CHRISTMAS PARTY with a visit from Santa at Oxton Village Hall 11:00 am – 13:00.  Organisers Connie Elliott and Becky Bodkin – booking via HorseEvents.

ADDED 2/11/21 – THURSDAY 30TH DECEMBER – COTTESMORE PONY CLUB SHOWJUMPING AT NEWBOLD VERDON  – Fun classes and Spring Festival qualifier for 80cm upwards Cottesmore SJ – Newbold-Verdon-30th-December-2021-Final

HAPPY NEW YEAR

JANUARY 2022

ADDED 4/9/21 – WEDNESDAY 5TH JANUARY – Test Training and Badge Rally at Oxton Village Hall.  1 hr group evening sessions from 5 pm.  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Ruth Hall

ADDED 4/9/21 – SUNDAY 9TH JANUARY  – Intro to SJ (coach tbc) and SJ training 60cm and above at Brackenhurst from 10 am (4 hours booked) with Kirsty Hardstaff.  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Roxy Vickers, Debbie Dawson and Ruth Hall

ADDED 4/9/21 – SATURDAY 15TH JANUARY – Individual Dressage Sessions with Robyn Wetherall.  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Diane Shepheard

ADDED 4/9/21 – SUNDAY 23RD JANUARY – 1 hr group rally sessions commencing at 10 am at Brackenhurst (4 hours booked).  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Ruth Hall

ADDED 26/11/21 – SUNDAY 30TH JANUARY – Event training with Sam York.  From 10:00am booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Suzanne Green

FEBRUARY 2022

ADDED 4/9/21 – WEDNESDAY 2ND FEBRUARY – Test Training and Badge Rally at Oxton Village Hall.  1 hr group sessions from 5 pm.  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Ruth Hall

ADDED 4/9/21 – SATURDAY 5TH FEBRUARY – Individual Dressage Sessions with Robyn Wetherall.  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Diane Shepheard

ADDED 28/9/21 – SATURDAY 5TH FEBRUARY – PRESENTATION EVENING AT RAINWORTH VILLAGE HALL.  Organiser Diane Shepheard.  Details to follow …

ADDED 4/9/21 – SUNDAY 6TH FEBRUARY – Intro to SJ (coach tbc) and SJ training 60 cm and upwards with Craig Dillon at Brackenhurst (4 hours booked).  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organisers Roxy Vickers, Debbie Dawson and Ruth Hall

ADDED 26/11/21 – SATURDAY 19th FEBRUARY  – GROVE PONY CLUB SPRING QUALIFIER SHOWJUMPING COMP from 30cm – 90cm classes.  Entries via HorseEvents – Grove SJ Comp 19-2-22

ADDED 26/11/21 – SATURDAY 19TH FEBRUARY – FITZWILLIAM TRIATHLON at Oundle School.  Details to follow.  Team Manager Nicola Platts

ADDED 17/11/21 – SUNDAY 27TH FEBRUARY – Provisional date for rally,  Awaiting confirmation from venue.  Updates will follow.  Organiser Ruth Hall.  Booking will be via HorseEvents.

MARCH 2022

ADDED 4/9/21 – WEDNESDAY 2ND MARCH – Test Training and Badge Rally at Oxton Village Hall.  1 hr group sessions from 5 pm.  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Ruth Hall

ADDED 4/9/21 – SATURDAY 5TH MARCH – Individual Dressage Sessions with Robyn Wetherall.  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Diane Shepheard

ADDED 4/9/21 – SUNDAY 6TH MARCH – Provisional Brackenhurst date for Academy

ADDED 26/11/21 – SUNDAY 27TH MARCH – Winter Tri Championships at Grantham.  Details to follow.  Team Manager Nicola Platts

UPDATED 16/10/21 – SUNDAY 20th MARCH – Intro to SJ (coach tbc) and SJ training 60cm and above at Brackenhurst from 10 am (4 hours booked) with Kirsty Hardstaff.  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organisers Roxy Vickers,  Debbie Dawson and Ruth Hall

APRIL 2022

UPDATED 20/10/21 – TUESDAY 12TH APRIL – Rufford Hunt Pony Club Team and Individual Showjumping Competition at Arena UK.  Schedule to follow.  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Debbbie Dawson

UPDATED 17/11/21 – SATURDAY 30TH APRIL – Rufford Hunt Pony Club Interbranch/Centre Dressage Competition at Thoresby Event Field.  Booking via HorseEvents.  Organiser Carolyn Smith

MAY 2022

JUNE 2022

ADDED 17/11/21 – SUNDAY 5TH JUNE – All day rally at Thoresby – suitable for all members – Organiser Ruth Hall, booking via HorseEvents.  10:00 am start.

ADDED 17/11/21 – SUNDAY 26TH JUNE – AREA 6 DRESSAGE COMPETITION hosted by Rufford Hunt Pony Club at Shelford.  Organisers Carolyn Smith and Diane Shepheard.  Further details will follow. 

JULY 2022

ADDED 4/9/21 – PROVISIONAL DATE AT THIS STAGE – TO BE CONFIRMED – Full camp commencing on Saturday 30th July and Mini Camp commencing on Wednesday 3rd August – both finishing on Saturday 6th August.  Venue to be confirmed.  Organiser Diane Shepheard

AUGUST 2022

SEPTEMBER 2022

ADDED 17/11/21 – SUNDAY 11TH SEPTEMBER – All day rally at Thoresby starting at 10:00 am.  Suitable for all members.  Organiser Ruth Hall, booking via HorseEvents

OCTOBER 2022

ADDED 17/11/21 – TUESDAY 18TH OCTOBER – All day at Thoresby starting at 10:00 am.  Suitable for all members.  Organiser Ruth Hall, booking via HorseEvents

NOVEMBER 2022

DECEMBER 2022

Please can we ask all parents and committee to assist with transporting, setting up and clearing away of equipment at rallies and training sessions when their children are participating as without this help it is difficult to keep these events running – thank you