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BHS Safety Conference

The 2015 BHS Safety Conference is taking place on 15 September. The conference aims to meet a spectrum of needs irrespective of your interest or involvement in the equestrian field.

The conference takes place at the Royal Veterinary College, Hawkshead Campus, Hertfordshire. This year it focusses completely on ’Fire’ and its implications on all areas of equestrian life from stable, transport and at events. Presentations will come from over 10 members of the fire service, each with expertise in different areas, plus a further presentation by Professor Josh Slater MRCVS who will look at the impact on the horse itself.

Safety Conf Flyer

The fire service team will be led by Station Fire Officer Jim Green who has international recognition for his support of all equestrians safety from transport to stable.

Tickets are still available at £30.00 for a full day at the Conference including lunch and will include a copy of Guidelines for Fire Safety in Equine & Agricultural Premises, by Harry Paviour for each delegate. (worth over £30)

Please contact Emily.yates@bhs.org.uk for further details, or call 02476 840563 to speak to a member of the Safety team or take a look at the following link.

http://www.bhs.org.uk/enjoy-riding/events-and-competitions/events/bhs-safety-conference-2015

Cheshire Hunt North Pony Club Arena Eventing Competition 8th March 2015

Cheshire Hunt North Pony Club

Arena eventing competition (course designed by Richard Carruthers)

Open to Pony Club members and Riding Club members

At Forestgate Farm, Forest Lane, Norley, Cheshire, WA6 6NF

By kind permission of Jane & Richard Carruthers.

Sunday 8th March 2015  9.30am start.

Entries to: Sarah Hodgson, 11 Threeways, Cuddington, Cheshire,

CW8 2XJ. Tel 07969008998

Email sarahhodgson@hotmail.co.uk

Closing date for entries Monday 2nd March 2015 (Unless full beforehand)

Times will be posted on CHNPC website by Thursday 5th March www.cheshirehuntnorthpc.com

CHNPC telephone number on the day – 07872936431

CLASSES (will be split RC & PC):

Class 1:    65cms – riders any age

Class 2:    75 cms – riders any age

Class 3:    85cms – riders any age

Class 4:    95 cms – riders any age

Class 5:    1.05cms – riders any age

 

 

Event information: The event will be run under Pony Club rules. Faults will be allocated as per XC scoring.  All fences knocked down will also be penalised. An optimum time will be set and, in the event of a tie, the results will be calculated on the basis of those closest to the optimum time.

Entry fee, (including First Aid) – CHNPC members £12, RC & other PC branches £15 per class. Multiple classes can be entered. Cheques payable to CHNPC.  Please write name of rider and classes entered on back of cheque.

Dress code – XC colours. The wearing of a body protector and medical armband is compulsory for all competitors.

Hats must be in accordance to PC rules, (www.pcuk.org).

Awards – Rosettes and prizes in kind in each section 1st – 6th.

  • Competitors may enter multiple classes.
  • No dogs are permitted at Forestgate Farm.
  • No hay nets to be tied up outside boxes/trailers.

Parking – There will be a parking official on the day. Please park as directed.

  • ALL PARKING AREAS AND ARENAS TO BE POO PICKED PLEASE.

DIRECTIONS TO FOREST GATE FARM, NORLEY – WA6 6NF
From Northwich: Take A556 toward Chester. Turn right onto the B5152 at Abbey Arms Pub. Continue along this road, passing through Delamere Forest. After approx 4 miles, once you have passed The Carriers Inn and Hatchmere Lake on your left, take the next turning on your right into Forest Lane. Forest Gate Farm is the first property on the left. Please note, if using a Sat Nav, the postcode does not take you there!