2017 - DRESSAGE SCHEDULE

 Our competitions are run in accordance with Riding Club Dressage Rules 2017. Any equine with 15 or more British Dressage Novice points is not permitted to enter any Prelim unless non-competitively.

           **** Please note the first dressage event will be held at ****

Pauls Farm, Dunkirk Lane, Leyland, PR26 7SY 

DAY
DATE
START TIME
INTRODUCTORY
WALK/TROT
PRELIM & ADULT NEWCOMER
NOVICE
ELEMENTARY
PAIRS FREESTYLE
Saturday
15th April
12 noon
Introductory A
(2008) (20 x 40)
P2 (2016)
(20 x 40)
N24 (2010)
(20 x 40)
E42 (2008)
(20 x 40)
 
Saturday
20th May
12 noon
Introductory B
(2009) (20 x 40)
P7 (2002)
(20 x 40)
N27 (2007)
(20 x 40)
E44 (2002)
(20 x 40)
 
Saturday
10th June
12 noon
Introductory C
(2016) (20 x 40)
P12 (2005)
(20 x 40)
N28 (2008)
(20 x 40)
E49 (2009)
(20 x 40)
 
Saturday
1st July
12 noon
Introductory A
(2008) (20 x 40)
P13 (2006)
(20 x 40)
N34 (2009)
(20 x 40)
E50 (2007)
(20 x 40)
 
Saturday
22nd July
12 noon
Introductory B
(2009) (20 x 40)
P14 (2006)
(20 x 60)
N22 (2007)
(20 x 60)
E45 (2010)
(20 x 60)
 
Saturday
12th August
12 noon
Introductory C
(2016) (20 x 40)
P18 (2002)
(20 x 60)
N37 (2007)
(20 x 60)
E57 (2017)
(20 x 60)
(20 x 40) ARENA

 Pairs Freestyle Dressage – 12th August only  (This will be run after the Elementary has finished)

 All test sheets are available from British Dressage website http://www.britishdressage.co.uk/online_shop/overview apart from the pairs. A copy of the requirements for this test can be found on Longton Riding Club website under the dressage tab.

Class 1: Junior Introductory                   Class 6: Junior Novice

Class 2: Senior Introductory                  Class 7: Senior Novice

Class 3: Adult Newcomers                     Class 8: Junior Elementary

Class 4: Junior Prelim                            Class 9: Senior Elementary

Class 5: Senior Prelim                            Class 10: Freestyle Pairs Dressage (12th August only)

Class 3 Adult Newcomer: is for riders new to dressage who have never achieved a score of 55% or higher in any dressage test.  Once a rider has achieved 55% or above on 3 occasions they may continue in this class for the current season, but they will be excluded from this class the following season. THE ONLY OTHER CLASS ADULT NEWCOMERS ARE ELIGIBLE FOR ARE THE INTRODUCTORY WALK/TROT TESTS.

Entries and Fees:                               Members £7.50, Non-Members £10.50.  Pairs Members & Non-Members £12.50 per pair

Entries close 3 days before the event, (Wednesday 9pm without exceptions) and will be accepted by PayPal, e-mail to irene@longtonridingclub.com or by post to Irene Grundy, 11 Smithills Close, Chorley, PR6 0EG prior to the event along with full entry details. NO entries will be taken via Facebook, Messenger or TEXT.

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All cheques are to be made payable to Longton Riding Club.

Please specify on the entry form if the competitor is a junior or senior (Junior 17 or under on the 1st of January in the current year).

All requests for times will be accommodated where possible, but on a first come first served basis.

No changes to times will be made once the entries have closed.

Refunds or the transferring of entries to the next event will only be allowed if notification is received before the entry closing deadline.

Times:

Test times will be available on our website www.longtonridingclub.com on the Thursday evening prior to the event and it would be much appreciated if competitors could access their times from the web site.  If this is not possible, please telephone Irene Grundy on 07597 374008 after 7.00pm on the Thursday before the event.

Withdrawals or enquiries on the day should be made to Irene Grundy on 07597 374008 or 01772 433217.

Please note, if weather conditions do not permit us to go ahead on the showground, we will use Pauls Farm as an alternative venue and revert to the tests of the first event.  Every effort will be made to accommodate all the competitions scheduled to take place on the showground.

Testimonials:

"When I compete at LRC if I do something wrong the judges will tell me how to improve. Everyone is friendly and I have made new friends and I am looking forward to shows starting again."
Macy Martland age 10
Ceulan Silas (Bobby)

"Has given me and my horse a fun and friendly place to compete. We both love coming to Longton and have achieved things I never thought possible :) xx"
Jennifer Mckenna
Hamish

Official photographer:

Ken Ettridge Photography has a wide selection of photographs available for you to view, from various equestrian events held this year, as well as a choice of other sailing and still life photographs.

Visit Ken Etteridge Photography

Interested? Please get in touch:

Address: Moss Lane, Off Ulnes Walton Lane, Leyland, Lancs, PR26 8LX
Telephone
: 01772 433217

E-mail info@longtonridingclub.com