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Membership renewals

Membership renewals are due by November 1st – online payment can be made via Horse Monkey  or direct via BACS (please contact Alison Unwin for details)

28th October – Dressage Tests

The dressage at Somerford Park Farm on 28th October (a change to the original schedule of show jumping) will have the following tests:

Prelim 15 (2008 rev 2016)
Prelim 18 (2002 rev 2016)
Novice 27(2007)
Elementary 42 (2008)

Medium 63 (2002)

Queries to Alison Unwin, entries must be made in advance – via Horse Monkey or Brook Howells.

Upcoming qualifiers

Arena Eventing – LAST CALL – 70, 80, 90 or 100 cms teams and individuals.
27-28th October at Llanymynech. Deatils in the schedule and BRC Rule Book. Contact Libby before 27th September please.

Novice winter dressage – prelim [2 (2016) and 7 (2002)] or novice [24 (2010) and 27 (2007)] teams and individuals.
3rd November at Somerford.
If you wish to compete let Juliet know before October 01477 571773

Juliet will require:
1)      Your name
2)      Horses name and passport number.
3)      Number of British Dressage Points, if any.

Update: First Aid training – two spaces still available

If you are interested in gaining a nationally recognized Emergency First Aid Qualification with equestrian specific supplement, we are hosting a one day course on Monday October 22 nd run by Medi-K Training.

Please contact Libby Richards – – as soon as possible for further details and to reserve a place.

Calendar alteration – 28th October and 3rd November

The competition due to be held on 28th October – originally show jumping – has been changed to a dressage competition. Details of the tests, and the link to enter via horse monkey, will be available soon…

Anyone wishing to represent the club at the novice winter dressage qualifier, please note that this has moved to Saturday November 3rd (from Sunday November 4th) due to a clash with the show jumping qualifier.

Show Jumping at Kelsall – Sunday 9th September

Show jumping at Kelsall on Sunday 9th September starts at 1pm.

Clear round followed by classes at 70cm, 80cm, 90cm, 1m, 1.1om and 1.20m.

£10 per class for members, £12 non-members – plus you get a discount on the Kelsall facilities!

FOTH Challenge Qualifier

Final call please for competitors for the FOTH Challenge – particularly for the 90 and 100 teams – Saturday 13th October at Llanymynech.
Please bear in mind Libby will also be asking for helpers as soon as she knows numbers (sorry!!)
If you fancy it – great – let Libby know pretty smartly please as Preliminary entries have to be in soon!! 01477 532916 or