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Arena Eventing Qualifier 2022

Saturday 1st October at Kelsall Hill Equestrian

Please confirm if you would like to compete by e-mail to Libby (, giving your horse’s name as it is on the passport, horse’s microchip number and your membership number to make Libby’s life easier!

70,80,90 100 classes (you can check your eligibility on page 94 of the BRC Handbook
Entry fee is £30.50 per team member, £34.00 if an individual (Team= £10.50 prelim plus £20 Area, individuals are £12.00 prelim plus £22.00 Area). Payment via Horse Monkey; link coming soon

One helper per team or per 4 individuals must be provided. Some help will be needed the day before – if this suits anyone the sooner we volunteer the more likely we are to get it!

Hoping to arrange a training session in September if members like the idea!

Championships March 2023 at Aston le Walls.

Dressage to music qualifier

The schedule for the dressage to music qualifier is here – all queries to Corrie ( asap – entries close 15th July

Area Show Jumping

The area show jumping has been postponed from 10th July to 24th July due to the event being without medical cover.

New entries are being accepted for any people who couldn’t make the original date – contact Gwen asap (she needs to make amends by end of Friday 8th July!)

Upcoming competitions

Our next competitions are SJ on 29th May and dressage on 5th June; both at Arclid. Entries open now on horse monkey!

AGM and next SJ competition

SOCIAL! The club AGM and Presentation Evening is back! 8th April in Smallwood Primary School.

The AGM is free and starts at 7pm. The presentation social is £10 each to include supper (available here)

Next show jumping is on 17th April at Somerford (entries here)

Area qualifiers and national championship dates

For all members interested in being on teams this year, please note dates of the 2022 qualifiers and championships;

Dressage (new Chef d’equipe Corrie McClellan)

Combined Training Area Qualifier @ Bold Heath, Sat 2nd April

Combined Training Championships @ Aston Le Walls, Sat/Sun 21st/22nd May        

Dressage and Riding Test Area Qualifier @ Radfords Llanymynech, Sun 24th July

Dressage and riding test championships @ Lincoln, Sat/Sun 3rd & 4th Sept

Show jumping (Chef d’equipe Gwen Robinson)

Area Qualifier show jumping and style @ Llanymynech, Sun 10th July

Championship @ Lincoln, Sat/Sun 3rd & 4th Sept

Horse trials (Chef d’equipes Abi Unwin and Becky Bush)

Area Qualifier @ Somerford, Sunday 17th July

Championship @ Swalcliffe Fri 5th-Sun 7th August

Intermediate Winter Dressage Qualifier

Sunday 6th March, at Radfords, Llanymynech

A)     Classes non qualifiers, individuals only £15
Prelim no 7 (2002)     Novice 24 (2010)      Elem 42 (2008)

B)      Team £23 and/or individual £25) qualifying tests
Prelim 14 (2007)     Novice 27  (2007)      Novice 34 (2009)    Elem 44 (2002)

C)       Entries to be made by 4th Feb 

Please let Juliet Foden know if you would like to represent the club, sending her the following info:

  1. Rider’s name, BRC membership no
  2. Rider’s number of BD points if any
  3. Horse’s name and microchip no on passport
  4. Date of last flu’ vax (now 12 monthly)
  5. Horse’s number of BD points at what level, if any
  6. Specify tests you wish to ride, either in a team or as an individual.