WindRidge Farm Fall Horse Trials (Oct 2014) Omnibus Listing
1. Use Windridge Farm Horse Trials as a qualifying event for the Heart of the Carolinas 3-Day Event and receive a $75.00 discount on your entry into the Three Day Event.
2. TEAM CHALLENGE: in conjunction with FENCE and Tryon Riding & Hunt Club. Teams consist of four riders competing in the same Division (P,T,N,BN or Starter Division). The best three weighted scores will be used to determine final team standings. Write your team name on your entry form. If you wish to ride on a team but do not have enough riders to form one please email the Secretary and she will help you get on a team. Three is no additional fee to compete as a team. Prizes awarded to first place winners of each Division at the conclusion of this event and a grand prize awarded to the winners of each Division at the conclusion of the Windridge Farm Horse Trials in the fall.
COLLEGE TEAM CHALLENGE: Enter your College Team (may be across Divisions) for the College Team Grand Prize. There is no additional fee to compete as a team. Prizes will be awarded to all members of the first place team.
Event Date: Oct 04-05, 2014
Open Date: Aug 19 Close Date: Sep 16
Address: 882 Goodes Creek Church Rd, Mooresboro, NC 28114. From all directions look for and follow Windridge Farm Signs.
From SC via I-85 N: Take exit 78 for US 221 North toward Chesnee for 10.3 mi, turn right to continue on 221 North for 5.6 mile. Turn right onto Island Ford Rd for 1.1 mi, turn left onto Goodes Creek Church Rd for .7 mi.
From Asheville NC take I-26 to US Hwy 74 East then take exit 178 to US 221 South toward Chesnee 7.8 mi, Slight left onto Island Ford Rd for 1.1 mi, turn left onto Goodes Creek Church Rd for .7 mi.
From Charlotte, NC via I-85 S: take exit 10 B to US 74 West 26.7 mi through Shelby, take exit 189 to NC 120 South 4.0 miles, turn left on US 221 Alt South for 1.0, turn right onto Island Ford Rd for 3.8 miles, turn right onto Goodes Creek Church Rd for .7 mi.
USEF/USEA Recognized Division:P
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized Divisions:T,N,BN
USEA Recognized Test:Starter
Fri: Cross-country course open-3pm.
Sat: Dressage-7:30am on sand; SJ-9:30am on grass
Sun: Cross-Country-8:00 am.
Available after Sep 30. Times will be posted on the website and emailed. Be sure to include a valid email address that you actually check. Parents don't expect an email if you send an entry with your child's email address.
Judges: Pres: Nanci Lindroth, NC Dressage Judge: Margaret Freeman, NC
CD: X-C: Jonathan Wells, TN; Rob Mobley SJ: Karin Sadler, SC
Send Entries to:
Amber Henderson, Secretary
WindRidge Farm Horse Trials
3323 Chimney Rock Rd
Hendersonville, NC 28792
(828) 685-0129, 8 am-8pm Fax: (828) 305-9819
E-mail: [email protected]
If you prefer online entry, please use www.evententries.com as it downloads directly into the competitions management software. Thanks! Do NOT send UPS, FEDX, DHL or US MAIL requiring signature upon delivery.
ALL communication FROM secretary will be via E-MAIL. Please include LEGIBLE, VALID e-mail address that you actually check on entry form
website is http://www.windridgeservices.com
Draw checks to Windridge Farm Horse Trials
Org: Alicia Henderson, 3323 Chimney Rock Road, Hendersonville, NC 28792, (828) 685-0129, [email protected]
Entry fee includes a $25 non-refundable office fee. Double Entries not accepted. Refunds: Before CD-Less $25 non-refundable office fee; After CD- No refund - entry fee applied to any Windridge Farm event within 1 calendar year, unfortunately stabling refunded only if filled by waitlist.
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.
Changes & Withdrawals must be in writing, emailed or faxed. Change Fee after Ride Times are Scheduled: $15.00
USEA membership required at all levels except Starter. BN competitors who are not USEA members must pay extra $25 with entry. Starter competitors are exempt from the USEA Starter and D&M Fees and any USEA membership/non-membership fees. If oversubscribed, priority given to USEA members. Negative Coggins current through Oct 5, 2014 must accompany entry. Competitors ride times will be emailed.
Prizes & 8 ribbons. Awards after completion of each division. Team Competition awarded to 3rd place.
Temporary 10x10 Stabling with doors on grounds: $130 for weekend. No initial bedding. Please pre-pay for bedding with entry $7 per bag. Enclose a separate $50 stall cleaning deposit. No grounds fee for ship-ins. All horses on grounds must be entered or registered as Non-competing. Non-competing horse must pay registration fee of $25 and wear bridle # at all times. Veterinaran & Farrier: Tryon Equine 828-894-6065 Farrier - On call, # posted with Secretary and on Scoreboard.
Jameson Inn-11mi (828) 287-8788 . Holiday Inn Express-11 mi., (828) 755-2000. Bed and Barn Farms, LLC (828) 248-4463, www.bedandbarnnc.com
Camping: $25 per night
Test & arena sizes: P-2014 USEF Preliminary Test A-Sm. T-2014 USEF Training Test B-Sm. N-2014 USEF Novice Test B-Sm. BN-2014 USEF Beginner Novice Test B-Sm. Starter-2011 USDF Intro Test C. Arenas: Sand
Show Jumping: On grass
P-2900m @ 520 mpm. T-2600m @ 420 mpm. N-2100m @ 350 mpm. BN-1800m @ 350 mpm, max fence height 2'7" may include bank and "pass through" water. Starter Division-approx 1600 m @300 mpm, max fence height 2'3" optional "pass through" at water. Terrain: Rolling fields. All courses: Average, for horses with some experience at these levels.
Cross-country course closed.
Levels may be divided/combined if entries warrant; state preferences under Eligible Section and birth date on entry form.
Prize List on website.
Food on grounds.
Dogs must be leashed. Better still leave them home, we have plenty and will loan you one.
PARTIES: Friday night tailgate of snacks and beverages during Volunteer briefing at 6:00 PM.