WindRidge Farm Horse Trials (May 2015) Omnibus Listing
Event Date: May 09-10, 2015
Open Date: Mar 24 Close Date: Apr 21
Address: 882 Goodes Creek Church Rd, Mooresboro, NC 28114.
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, Make a U-turn to return to make right turn 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.
From all directions look for and follow Windridge Farm Signs.
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; Show Jumping-9:30am.
Sun: Cross-Country-8:00 am.
Available after May 5. 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: Mellisa Warden, SC Dressage Judge: Jaclyn Lewis, NC SJ Judge: Mellisa Warden, SC
CD: X-C: Jon Wells, TN; Builder: X-C: Rob Mobley, TN; 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]
Draw checks to Windridge Farm Horse Trials
Do NOT send UPS, FEDX, DHL or US MAIL requiring signature upon delivery.
ALL commuication 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
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. 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.
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. Starter competitors are also exempt from USEA Starter/D&M Fees. BN competitors who are not USEA members must pay extra $25 with entry. If oversubscribed, priority given to USEA members. Negative Coggins current through May 10, 2015 must accompany entry. Competitors ride times will be emailed.
Prizes & 8 ribbons. Awards after completion of each division.
Temporary 10x10 Stabling with doors on grounds: $130 for weekend. No initial bedding. Please pre-pay for bedding with entry $7.50 per bag. Enclose a separate $50 stall cleaning deposit. No gounds 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.
Baymont Inn-11mi (828) 287-8788: Book NOW and ask for the Horse Show rate. Holiday Inn Express-11 mi., (828) 755-2000. Bed and Barn Farms, LLC, (828) 248-4463, www.bedandbarnc.com. Camping: $25 per night 10 campsites available, enter early to reserve one.
Test & arena sizes: P-2014 USEF Preliminry 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-2014 USEF Beginner Novice Test B-Sm Arenas: Sand
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 April 1.
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.