Paradise Farm HT (May 2014) Omnibus Listing
Event Date: May 24, 2014
Open Date: Apr 08 Close Date: May 06
Address: 4069 Wagener Rd., Aiken, SC 29805
From Atlanta: I-20 East, exit 22 turn right on Rt. 1, 1 mile turn left on Beaver Dam Rd. At 2nd stop sign, turn left on Cook's Bridge Rd. 6/10 mile turn right on Shaw's Fork Rd. At 3rd stop sign turn left on Rt 302. Paradise Farm is 2nd farm on left.
From Columbia, I-20W: Exit 33. Turn left on Rt 39. 4 miles turn right on Short Leaf Rd. 1 mile turn right on New Holland Rd. 8 miles turn left on Shaw's Fork Rd. At 2nd stop sign turn left on Rt 302. Paradise Farm is 2nd farm on left.
From Charleston, I-26 N: Exit for Hwy 301 to Orangeburg. In Orangeburg turn on Rt 4 towards Aiken, that merges with Rt. 302. Paradise Farm is on the right, 1 mile past Stiefle Rd. Directions to Buckleigh Farms Turn Left out of Paradise Farm onto Rte 302 3 miles up 302 turn left into Buckleigh Farm. Follow Signs
USEF/USEA Recognized Division:P
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized Divisions:T,N,BN
USEA Recognized Test:Starter
Fri: Cross-country course open-3 pm.
Available May, 22, 2012 - on website www.paradisefarmaiken.com and will be emailed. Postcards will not be sent.
Judges: Pres: Nanci Lindroth, NC Dressage Judges: Kate Hutchings, SC
SJ Judge: Charles Musco, NC
CD:X-C: Tremaine Cooper, VA SJ: Lellie Ward
Send Entries to:
Horse Trials Secretary
4069 Wagener Rd.
Aiken, SC 29805
Draw checks to Paradise Farm
Org: Lellie Ward, (same as above)
Entry fee includes a $25 non-refundable office fee. Double entries: Not accepted. BN competitors who are not USEA members must pay additional $25 with entry. Starter: USEA membership/non-membership fees are waived and starter, d&m fees do not apply. Paradise Farm will be using the plastic competition pinnies and will be supplying the competitor with a paper number only. All scratches & changes must be in writing to sec'y, email or fax OK. All changes incur a $25 fee. NSF charges $50. Late Fee: $50 after closing date.Refunds: Before C.D.-Less $25 non-refundable office fee; After C.D.-Entry/stabling-Less $25 ONLY if place can be filled from wait list. Stabling/No refunds. Competition cancellation-No refund. USEA Starter and D&M Fees Refund Policy: The USEA Starter and D&M fees ($21), are not subjected to office fees, and shall be returned within 30 days of the competition to any rider who does not start the dressage test.
6 ribbons per division.
$165.00 stall from noon Friday to 6 pm Sunday. $25.00 per stall per day if needed longer. $30/horse grounds fee for non-stabled horses. Permanent stall doors on stables. Shavings available for purchase, further info from sec'y. $25 stall cleaning fee required on separate check. Stalls to be stripped prior to departure. Call or email ahead to order shavings and have them waiting at your stall. Veterinarian: Southern Equine Service (803) 645-7558. # will be posted at stabling office & sec'y's office. Limited hook ups available inquire with secretary for availability.
*Event Sponsors--please support. Pets welcome. Hotel Aiken-877-817-6690. Comfort Suites (803) 648-2525. Rider discount available. Book Early for special rate. Holiday Inn Express-15 mi., (803) 648-0999.Hampton Inn-15 mi., (803) 648-2525. Sleep Inn (803) 644-9900. Camping: Primitive on farm, limited hook-ups.B&B Town and Country Inn 803 642 0270. Stalls available.*Rose Hill Estates (803)648 1181
Test & arena sizes: P/PT-2014 USEF Preliminary Test A-Sm. T/TN-2014 USEF Training Test A-Sm. N-2014 USEF Novice Test A-Sm. BN/Starter-2014 USEF Beginner Novice Test B-Sm. Starter-2014 USEF Beginner Novice Test A-Sm.
P-3000m @ 520 mpm. T-2500 m @ 420 mpm. N-2000 m @ 350 mpm. BN-2000m @ 350 mpm, , max. fence height 2'6". Starter fences not to exceed 2'3", may include ditches, banks and water. Terrain: Hilly, Challenging, very good footing. All courses: Very solid, big, bold, galloping, hilly, excellent footing. Water jump - all levels.
Cross-country course closed April 9.
Levels may be divided/combined if entries warrant; state preferences under the Eligible Section and birth date on entry.
Food on grounds.
DOGS must be leashed.
Paradise Farm has a one-way entry/exit system. This system is clearly posted on the website and will be enforced. Please make sure to enter/exit in appropriate places for safety reasons.
Schooling is available after Horse Trials. Please check website or in event office. There will also be a $50 per entry late fee for entries postmarked after May 7, 2013.