CDCTA Spring Horse Trials I (Apr 2015) Omnibus Listing
Event Date: Apr 04, 2015
Open Date: Feb 17 Close Date: Mar 17
Address for parking is 7200 Robinson River Rd., Rapidan, VA 22733
To Locust Hill Preserve From North - Rt. 29 South to Culpeper, Past Exit for Commonwealth Park, RT 15 South, toward Orange – Left at end of Ramp Go 8.5 miles past Peacock Lane (old parking) to next left on Robinson River Road - first field on left. Look for Horse Trials signs. From South: Rt. 29 North to - RT. 15 Towards Orange then follow directions from North above.
USEF/USEA Recognized Division:P
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized Divisions:PT,T,N,BN
USEA Recognized Test:Intro
Fri: Cross-country course open-3 pm.
Sat: Dressage All -8 am; Show Jumping-10am; Cross-Country-10:30 - ALL @ Locust Hill Preserve (P/T/N/BN/INTRO order of go).
Available Wednesday before the event, on the internet, CDCTA.com.
Judges: Pres: Amelia Pantaze, VA Dressage Judges: Nancy Lowey, VA; Lea Ann Hansen, VA
SJ Judges: Karen Vinsant, VA
CD:XC: Jonathan Wells, TN SJ: Georgina Winslett, VA
Send Entries to:
Sarah Gerstein, 12060 Sunflower Field Place, Lovettsville, VA 20180
(703) 608-1541, [email protected] and the website is http://WWW.cdcta.com/
Draw check to CDCTA.
or enter at www.evententries.com
Secretary prefers that competitors use Event Entries at www.evententries.com for electronic entries. Entry fee includes a $25 non-refundable office fee. Double entries: Not accepted. $25=Lost pinny. Refunds: Before C.D.-Less $25 non-refundable office fee; After C.D.-Entry-No Refund. 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
All changes after CLOSING incur a $50 change fee; Any late changes will be scheduled first in the order of go. All scratches must be sent via email to secy – make sure to get a return receipt. Neg. Coggins required within 12 months for all horses. All P entries - the USEF Membership card for owner/rider/trainer must accompany the entry, or will be considered incomplete and charged a $50 change fee. USEF non-members, will be charged a $30 USEF non-member fee. All USEA BN non-members will be charged a $25 USEA Non-member fee, please include with entry. Electronic entries accepted on www.evententries.com
All divisions trophy and 8 ribbons.
Local stabling within 5 minutes of the event, send a separate check and stabling form. Stabling is from Friday Noon till Sunday 5 PM, cost is $75 and includes 2 bags of shavings, contact show secretary for list of local. accommodations. Veterinarian: # will be posted at secy´s office. Stabling GPS address: 23528 Cedar Ridge Rd., Rapidan, VA 22733.
Best Western in Culpeper (540)825-1253 , Comfort Inn (540)825-4900. See CDCTA.com for list of accommodations and map.
Test & arena sizes: P-2014 USEF Preliminary Test A-Sm. All T-2014 USEF Training Test A-Sm. All N-2014 USEF Novice Test A-Sm. All BN-2014 USEF Beginner Novice Test B- Sm. Intro-2014 USEF Beginner Novice Test A-Sm. Arenas: Grass.
All P-3120 m @ 520 mpm. All T-2400 m @ 450 mpm. All N-2000 m @ 375 mpm. All BN-2000 m @ 350 mpm. Test Intro-Jumps will be 18"-2'. All courses: Some maximum height fences, suitable for move up. Forward, galloping track for all levels.
Cross-country Course Closed.
Dressage is in a river bottom field. Cross-country course closed prior to event. Entry limit 250. Food on grounds. Dogs must be leashed.
COURSES: Most of the terrain is hilly but the XC follows the ridges and high ground and is relatively flat, courses are open and galloping, a good percentage of the fences per level are big and solid. Beautiful view of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Levels may be divided/combined as entries warrant; state preferences under the Eligible Section and birth date on entry. XC schooling during the week after second event - see Secretary for details.