Thursday December 8, 2022
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QUIZZIE RASCALS!!!

MANAGER :  MEGHAN HOLDEN   email:  swnponyclub.quiz@gmail.com

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2017 Quizzie Rascals

The 2017 Quizzie Rascals …… There’s always room for more!!  EVERY BODY WELCOME!!!

Join the Quizzie Rascals

 

Taking part in the NFU MUTUAL NATIONAL QUIZ and THE BLUE CROSS HORSE & PONY CARE COMPETITION is a great way to socialise with your Pony Club friends and learn about your ponies at the same time!  It is open to EVERYONE!!  Contact Meghan if you would like to take part and become a QUIZZIE RASCAL!!

 

FORTHCOMING TRAINING SESSIONS

Contact Meghan

 

The team is currently training for :

THE BLUE CROSS HORSE & PONY CARE COMPETITION

AREA 6 QUALIFYING ROUND:  date tbc.

Final to be held  at The Pony Club Championships, Cholmondeley Castle in Cheshire,

Teams of three Pony Club Members who can demonstrate their knowledge and practical horsemanship skills taken from The Pony Club Efficiency Test cards over a number of rounds.

Click on the above link for full details.

 

NFU MUTUAL NATIONAL QUIZ   AREA QUALIFIER

AREA 6 QUALIFYING ROUND : 3rd February 2019,

FINAL to be held at Addington Manor Equestrian Centre on tbc

Teams will be made up of:
• 1 Member 12 years & under
• 1 Member 14 years & under
• 1 Member 16 years & under
• 1 Member of any age
All ages will be taken from the 1st January 2017.
N.B. A Team may consist of four Members under the age of 12 if you wish. In this instance, the Team will be asked to nominate which Member will answer the more advanced questions. One AH Test holder in each Team is allowed to take part in each National Quiz Team.

In no particular order: 2018 topics

1. The Pony Club around the world
2. Name that system
3. Cause & Effect – Conformation
4. Alphabet Soup – General equine knowledge
5. What is this? – Points of horse & Skeleton
6. Pairs Round – Diseases
7. Individual Round – Tack Room
8. Abbreviations – e.g. TPC = The Pony Club
9. Before & After – e.g. Show **** Worm = Show Ring Worm
10. Picture Round – Venue & Event – United Kingdom


POINTS:
For the final there will be 30 points available for each round (15 questions per round), therefore 2 points per correct question except the pairs round – 8 questions per pair totalling 32 points for the round, and the individual round which will be a point per item identified, two Juniors 10 points each, two Seniors 15 point each, totalling 50 points for the round.
1. The Pony Club around the world – Total 30 points
2. Name that system – Total 30 points
3. Cause & Effect – Total 30 points
4. Alphabet Soup – Total 30 points
5. What is this? – Total 30 points
6. Pairs Round – Total 32 points
7. Individual Round– Total 50 points
8. Abbreviations – Total 30 points
9. Before & After – Total 30 points
10. Picture Round – Total 30 points
The winning Branch and Centre teams will be the team with the highest number of points.  In case of equality, total points gained in The Pony Club round will be used first to decide the final placing’s.

Again, there will be a competition for the best homemade display or collage from each team representing their Branch or Centre, to be judged on the day.