Heritage Park H.T. and Area IV Adult Team Challenge (Oct 2014) Omnibus Listing
Event Date: Oct 24-26, 2014
Open Date: Sep 09 Close Date: Oct 07
Address: We are directly across the street from 16801 Pflumm in Olathe, KS 66062(for mapquest or GPS units).
Coming from the south: From I-35, get off at Exit 210, turn right and take 175th Street east *Go slow at R/R tracks* after stop light, turn left (North) onto Pflumm Rd and go 0.8 miles to Horse Park entrance on left
Travelling from the north: exit 214 (Lone Elm Rd/W. 159th St). Turn onto S Lone Elm Road and go to 175th Street. Turn left at 175th Street then follow above directions from go slow at R/R tracks.
If you are heading south on Pflumm from 159th & Pflumm, horse park entrance is 1.2 miles south of the intersection. (Horse Park entrance is not a "marked" park entrance, look for horse trial signs.
USEF/USEA Recognized Division:P
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized Divisions:PT,T,N,BN
USEA Recognized Test:Starter
Fri: Tests (dressage) will be offered on Friday; Cross-country course open-3 pm. Food & drinks served after course walk.
Sat: Dressage-8:30am; Cross-country-10am.
Sun: Show Jumping-9am.
Ride times will be available on our website (www.macta.info) no later than October 23, 2013.
Judges: Pres: Michelle Henry, CA Dressage Judges: Roger Haller, GA; Nanci Lindroth, NC
CD:X-C: Roger Haller, GA SJ: Beth Stoker
Send Entries to:
2617 Belle Haven Drive
Lawrence, KS 66046
Day (785) 291-3287, Eve (785) 766-4563
Draw check to M.A.C.T.A.
Org: Beth Stoker, 2617 Belle Haven Drive, Lawrence, KS 66046, (785) 291-3287 (between 8 am-4 pm), (785) 766-4563 (evenings after 9 pm & during competition). Email: [email protected]
Starter: USEA Starter and D&M fees do not apply and USEA Membership/non-membership fees are waived.
All entries must be postmarked, if sent by FedEx or UPS, please check appropriate delivery method that allows them to leave at door so it does not require a signature. No hand delivered entries will be accepted. Bounced Check Surcharge: $35. Entry fee includes a $25 non-refundable office fee. Double entries: Not accepted. BN competitors who are not USEA members must pay extra $25 with entry. $20=Lost pinny. Refunds: Before C.D.-Less $25 non-refundable office fee; After C.D.-No refund of entry or stabling. Withdrawals accepted by email only and must be sent to sec´y by 6 pm on C.D. Contact secretary through email if possible. 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. Any changes made after C.D.=$25 fee. Neg. Coggins within 12 months required for all horses-must accompany entry.
8 ribbons per division and various trophies are awarded. Completion ribbons will also be awarded.
Limited. $140/Stall from 12 pm Thursday to 12 pm Monday. Temp. stalls on grounds. Stall doors/initial bedding only provided. On ground stabling will be determined by the date entry is received. Entries received before closing date will have priority. All horses that are kept on grounds overnight must have a stall that is provided by competition management. Horses may not be stabled in horse trailers on grounds. $50 grounds fee for non-stabled horses. Bedding available for purchase, further info from sec´y. Veterinarian: # will be posted at sec´y´s tent.
Hotels approx. 8 miles from event. Holiday Inn (913) 829-4000. Super 8, (913) 856-8887. Sleep Inn (913) 390-9500. Comfort Inn, Microtel, Best Western. (Hotels are by Great Mall of the Great Plains or Olathe Medical Center).
Test & arena sizes: P-2014 USEF Preliminary Test A-Sm. T-2014 USEF Training Test A-Sm. N-2014 USEF Novice Test A-Sm. BN-2014 USEF Beginner Novice Test B-Sm. Starter -2014 USEF Beginner Novice Test A - Sm. Arenas: Grass.
P -2800 m @ 520mpm. T-2400 m @ 450 mpm/20 obstacles. N-2000 m @ 375 mpm/18 obstacles. BN-1800 m @ 350 mpm/14 obstacles. Starter- 1500m @ 275mpm/10-14 obstacles and inviting. All courses are over open, galloping terrain with a variety of appropriate questions typical for an end of season horse trial.
Cross-country course closed September 8, 2014. Riders limited 2 horses/level, or 3 horses/entire event. Levels may be further divided if entries warrant; state preferences under the Eligible Section and birth date on entry. Prize list from sec´y. Food on grounds. Dogs must be leashed and attached to a human. Loose dogs will be confiscated & owner fined $50.00. NO MOTORIZED VEHICLES ARE ALLOWED ON THE XC COURSE. Dressage tests will be offered on Friday for $15/test ridden. If you'd like to participate please list the desired test to ride in with entries and entry fee for the test. See www.macta.info for dates of cross country schoolings and schooling events throughout the year, or contact organizer.