Stanton Farms H.T. (Sep 2014) Omnibus Listing
Event Date: Sep 20-21, 2014
Open Date: Aug 05 Close Date: Sep 02
Address: 1371 Mica Mountain Rd., Deary, ID 83823 To avoid driving miles on dirt road do not use Map Quest or Google Maps.
From the WEST : Moscow, Idaho and Pullman, WA: Hwy 8 East to Deary (27 miles). Half-mile before Deary turn left (north) onto Hwy 9 for 2 miles. Quarter mile past Mile-Marker-2 turn Right onto Mica Mtn. Rd. (arched bridge heading North). Follow Mica Mtn. Rd for 2 miles, follow the main road to the left becoming Old Avon Road for Quarter mile. Turn into Field on left.
From the SOUTH (Lewiston, Idaho): Hwy 95 South to Hwy 12. Exit onto Hwy 12 stay on Hwy 12 then exit onto Hwy 3 going towards Kendrick, Idaho. Follow Hwy 3 North to Deary. At Deary turn Left at the Exxon station. Drive through Deary turn onto Hwy 9 half-mile West of Deary, and follow directions as above.
From the NORTH (Couer d 'Alene -- this is the recommended route from Montana): Hwy 95 South to Potlatch. Turn left onto Hwy 6 and go through Potlatch and Princeton. Just before Harvard turn right onto Hwy 9. Go 12 miles and turn left onto Mica Mtn. Rd. Follow directions above.
USEF/USEA Recognized Division:P
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized Divisions:T,N,BN
USEA Recognized Test:Intro
Fri: Dressage Schooling Show (see web site for entries and prize list). Cross-country course opens at 3 pm.
Sat: Opening Ceremony (10 minutes before first Dressage tests); Dressage-8am; Cross-country-12:00; Event Party-6:00 pm.
Sun: Sunday Church Service-7:30 am; Show Jumping-9:00 am starting with Prelim and running down to Intro Test. Competitors will ride in reverse order of placing. Awards at the end of each division.
Start Times available on Stanton Farm web site after September 16th.
Judges: Pres: Karin Bishop, WA (R)
CD: XC: Steve Buckman, Ladysmith BC (R)
SJ: Adri Doyle, Mexico (FEI 3)
Send Entries to:
P.O. Box 1131
De Leon Springs, FL 32130
Email: [email protected]
Please include "Stanton Farm HT" in Subject Line of all e-mail correspondence.
You may also register online at www.EventEntries.com. Visa/MC, Discover, AmEx & checks accepted.
Draw checks to Stanton Farms, Inc
Org: Sarah Stanton, 1371 Mica Mtn. Rd., Deary, ID 83823, (208) 877-1248, cell (208) 301-0579, [email protected] If you do not get a hold of me right away I recommend leaving messages at both phone answering machines, as my cell phone does not work at the farm.
Double Entries: not accepted.
BN competitors who are not USEA members must include $25 non-member fee with entry.
Intro Division: starter fees do not apply and USEA membership/non-membership fees are waived.
Refunds: Before C.D. - less $25 non-refundable office fee; Withdrawals will not be honored without written intent received via USPS, or e-mail on or before C.D. NO PHONE WITHDRAWALS WILL BE ACCEPTED. After C.D. - No refunds will be given after the initial printed closing date. Refunds will only be granted if the place is filled by another rider/horse pair. Refunds granted after closing date will include entry fee only, and any other incidental fees (i.e. dog fee, dinner tickets, etc.), but will not include stabling fee ($120) or office fee ($25). Stabling fee will only be refunded if space if is filled by another horse on the waiting list. 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. Competition cancellation, no refund. Pinny fee $25 (separate check). Stall deposit $25 (separate check). Presentation of a current Coggins test and State Brand Inspection for each horse are highly encouraged upon arrival.
Prizes to 1st, Ribbons to 6 places.
$120/stall from Friday to Sunday. 100 temp stalls offered, Stalls assigned by order of receipt of entry. Tack stalls allowed if space available same fee applies ($120). Stall doors/initial bedding only provided. Additional bedding may be purchased, price TBD. $80 haul-in fee for non-stabled competing horses. Non-stabled horses must stay tied to their trailers, no portable stalls allowed. Non-stabled horses may not stay overnight unless a stable fee is purchased -- $80 non-stable fee would go towards the $120 stable fee. Farrier and Veterinarian will be on site during riding portions of event. Separate $25 stall deposit fee will be returned upon inspection of stall as the conclusion of the event. Farrier; Paul Magan (AFA Cert. JM) (208) 816-6606, Veterinarian: Lewiston Veterinary Clinic (208)743-6361. Attending Veterinarians contact information will be posted at the barns, and at the office.
Dry Camping, no fee (no power or hook-ups). Moscow Hotels (28 mi)-Best Western University Inn, (208) 882-0550. LaQuinta Inn, (208) 882-5365. Super 8 Motel, (208) 883-1503. Palouse Inn (208) 882-5511. Idaho Inn (208) 885-1480. Elk River Lodge, Elk River, ID (25 mi) (208) 826-3299
All tests will be conducted in outdoor all-weather sand/gravel mix arenas, and will use the small arena (20mx40m). Initial warm-up will be in a 12 acre aerated grass field. The warm-up field is not perfectly level, so please plan accordingly. 15-10 minutes before scheduled ride-times riders will be allowed to warm up in the sand/gravel mix footing near the dressage arenas. Only riders "on deck" will be allowed in this area due to space limitations -- no exceptions. P--2014 USEF Eventing Preliminary Test A. T -- 2014 USEF Eventing Training Test A. N -- 2014 USEF Eventing Novice Test A. BN -- 2014 USEF Eventing Beginner Novice Test A. Intro -- 2011 USDF Intro Test C. All tests in small arena (20m x 40m).
All XC tracks are aerated grass tracks and warm-up area is aerated grass field. INTRO This test will include all phases of a horse trials; dressage, X-C, and stadium. These phases will run concurrently with the other horse trial divisions; Saturday -- dressage and XC, Sunday -- stadium jumping. The X-C is designed to encourage new riders into the sport of eventing and horse trials. The terrain is gently rolling, and most obstacles are logs. Length; 1800 m @300 mpm, max 2' -- no water or ditch crossings. BN 1800 m @ 325 mpm, max 2'7". N 1800 m @ 350 mpm, max 2'11". T 2000 m @ 420 mpm max 3'3". P 3000m @ 520 mpm, max 3'7". Tracks at all levels (except Intro Test) utilize open rolling terrain in hay fields, timber and woodland. Courses invite good galloping opportunities, but recommend that horses are fit due to the rolling nature of the Palouse and the possible heat of late summer. Prelim course includes banks into and out of the water. There is also a corner jump, and trakehner. Training includes a trakehner jump and banks into and out of the water. Novice, Beginning Novice, and Intro division courses are inviting and straight forward and will build confidence of horses and riders. Many jumps visible to spectators. Water (with options at lower levels), bank, ditches included at all levels (except Intro). Warm-up is in a 12 acre aerated grass field with XC and stadium warm-up fences. The terrain is not flat, so please plan accordingly.
•Cross-country course closed Monday, September 8.
•All dogs must be on leash and pay $25 fee in advance of the event (this fee is per "dog family" -- not per dog). You may include the fee with your entry forms and fees. We request that you please pick up after your dog for the benefit of all visiting the farm.
•Cowboy Dinner and Dance Saturday Night for all competitors and friends. One ticket is included with competitor's entry, tickets may be purchased in advance for $15. Tickets available at the door for $20. This is a BBQ Pig Pickin' hosted by the Zion Lutheran Church of Deary. Pig is grown and donated by Stanton Farms, band; Igor and the Swamp Donkeys!
•Other activities available during the event will be a Truck Show and Shine! Everyone drives their big rig to these horse events, so bring some decorations and doll up that big "Bad Boy" that hauls you so faithfully across this beautiful country. Prizes for "Best Decorated Truck," "Farthest Traveled," and "Oldest Faithful Rig." This event is open to the public, so hopefully some local "talent" will show and shine!
•Plenty of trails and fun activities on the farm for the entire family. Our neighbor sets up a Geo Caching Trail. See if you can win the prize!