MEMBERS ONLY ARENA CROSS COUNTRY DAY at Sparsholt, from 10 am

on 21/05/2017 at 09:00 until 04:30

MEMBERS ONLY ARENA CROSS COUNTRY DAY at Sparsholt EC on Sunday 21 May

Training with Julia Knight-Jones, 10 am – 12 noon. The competition will start at approx 12.30 pm.

CLICK on Arena XC 21 May 17 for your RESULTS.


GROUP TRAINING with Julia Knight-Jones, 10 am – 12 noon, £25 per person

Groups of up to 4 people for a 1 hr session, £25 per person.  If there are 3 or less riders in the group, raining will be reduced to 45 min.  Your chance to practise over the fences before the competition.


COMPETITION (starting 12.30 pm approx)

£12 per class, Entries close Saturday 13 May, late entries received after 13 May £15 per class
Class 1: 60 cm
Class 2: 70 cm
Class 3: 80 cm
Class 4: 90 cm
Class 5: 100 cm
The course will remain the same for all classes and consist of up to 14 working hunter / cross country style fences. All classes will have an optimum time on the whole course. The winner will be the rider with a clear round closest to the optimum time.
OPTIMUM TIMES
CLASSES 1, 2 and 3: To be ridden at a speed of 350 mpm (metres per minute)
CLASSES 4 and 5: To be ridden at a speed of 375 mpm
SCORING
First disobedience: 4 penalties, Second disobedience: 8 penalties, Third disobedience: elimination
Knock down of obstacle: 4 penalties, Fall of rider / horse: elimination, Every second under or over the optimum time: 1 penalty.


DRESS

Casual but safe. Riders must wear correctly fastened riding hats to PAS015, VG1 01.040, ASTM F1163, SNELL E2001, AS/NZS, or any higher standard in force on the day.   Body protectors are compulsory.

ENTRIES

  • Pre-entries only, entries preferred through www.MyRidingLife.com.  CLICK on WRC EVENTS LINK.  You will receive an email confirmation of your entry and payment. Each transaction costs £1.50.
  • Entries also accepted by post with a cheque / BACS payment.
  • Return forms are on the website at Training.

Withdrawals/Refunds

Should you need to cancel, unfortunately we can only give a refund if we can fill your place OR if you let us have a doctor’s or vet’s certificate 7 days before the date.