Nutrena USEA AEC, Adequan Gold Cup Finals, and ATC Finals (Aug 2016) Omnibus Listing
Event Date: Aug 31-Sep 04, 2016
Open Date: Jul 19 Close Date: Aug 16
Tryon International Equestrian Center is located off Exit 170 on US Hwy 74 in Mill Spring, NC
Address: 4066 Pea Ridge Rd., Mill Spring, NC 28756
From Asheville: Take I-26 E / US 74 E, to exit 67, US 74 E to Columbus/Rutherfordton. Drive 8 mi., to exit 170.
From Charlotte: Take I-85 S, to exit 10B to US 74 W. Drive 46 mi., to exit 170.
From South Carolina: Take I-26 W, to exit 67 to US 74 E Columbus/Tryon. Go straight through the roundabout off the exit, then veer right towards Forest City/Shelby to US 74 E. Drive 8 mi., to exit 170.
USEF/USEA Recognized Division:AO-Ch,IO-Ch,PAm-Ch,P-ATC,PH-Ch,PJr/Yr-Ch
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized Divisions:TAm-Ch,T-ATC,TH-Ch,TJr-Ch,NAm-Ch,N-ATC,NH-Ch,NJr-Ch,BNAm-Ch,BN-ATC,BNH-Ch,BNJr-Ch
Tues 8/30: All Cross-Country Courses open-3pm.
Wed 8/31: BNH/NH/TH/PH/TAM/PAM: Dressage-8am.
Thurs 9/1: BNH/NH/TH/PH/TAM/PAM: Cross-Country-8am. BNAM/NAM/I/A: Dressage-8am.
Fri: 9/2: JBN/JN/JT/JYP: Dressage-8am. BNAM/NAM/I: Cross-Country 8am. BNH/NH/TH/PH/TAM/PAM: Show Jumping-8am.
Sat 9/3: JBN/JN/JT/JYP/A: Cross-Country-8am. BNAM/NAM/I: Show Jumping 8 am.
Sun 9/4: JBN/JN/JT/JYP/A: Show Jumping-8am.
*This schedule may be subject to change depending on entry numbers. Please send entries early to assist in scheduling. General schedule should be finalized by August 19, 2016.
Ride Times available starting 8/27 at http://useventing.com/aec/aeccompetitors.
Judges: Pres: Wayne Quarles, KY Member: Bea di Grazia, CA.
Dressage Judges: Sue Smithson, NC; Bobby Stevenson, WY; Robyn Fisher, CA
CD: X-C: Capt. Mark Phillips, GBR. SJ: Marc Donovan, NC.
Send Entries to:
P.O. Box 1938
Lexington, KY 40588-1938
Organizer, Shelley Page, 352-266-3970 or [email protected] & Event Director, Del Mar Eventing - Robert Kellerhouse, 619-200-6424 or [email protected]; All changes and scratches need to be emailed to [email protected]
ALL Nutrena USEA AEC Divisions are RESRICTED to AEC Qualified Horses and Riders. CHECK QUALIFICATION CRITERIA AT:
Call or Email Sharon Gallagher for Qualification questions at: [email protected] or 703-779-0440 ext. 3005
All changes and scratches need to be emailed to [email protected].
ALL entry fees include a $25 non-refundable office fee. Double Entries: Not accepted. XC Pinney Holder Insert required, for sale onsite for $20 each. REFUNDS: Before C.D.- Entry & Stabling fees less $25 non-refundable office fee. After C.D. for entries only pending final qualification, if qualification is not earned by 8/22, Entry & Stabling refunded less $50 office fee or if Entry or Stabling can be filled by a wait list. No Refunds after 8/16, unless Entry or Stabling can be filled by a wait list, Entry or Stabling refunded less $50 office fee. Competition Cancellation-no refund. Neg. Coggins within 12 months & Health Certificate within 10 days required for all horses. Both will be checked at the gate upon arrival before entrance to the property.
Please be advised, we may have to ballot entries after 800 confirmed entries are received.
All divisions: 1st-12th place ribbons, Prizes for each division. Prize Money for each division: A-$40,000; I-$15,000; PH-$3,300; PAmt-$3,300; PJr/Yr-$3,300; TH-$3,300; TAmt-$3,300; TJr-$3,300; NH-$3,300; NAmt-$3,300; NJr/Yr-$3,300; BNH-$3,300; BNAmt-$3,300; BNJr-$3,300. Prize Money for Adult Team Championship: $2,000/level P,T,N,BN.
$250/stall; noon Monday 8/29- noon Monday 9/5, $30/day for additional stabling. Early stabling must be requested by email to [email protected]. Every barn has a tack room available for competitors to rent. Grooming stalls may be available if space allows. Please note, all trailer parking is not near stabling. Competing horses not stabled on grounds have a $100/horse grounds fee.
SHAVINGS: $9/bag shavings; $9.50/bale Straw. Please order in advance with Entry or to [email protected] before week of the show.
GOLF CARTS: Advanced Reservation is REQUIRED! Please call 828-863-1015 or email [email protected]
TIEC Accommodations: Stable House Inn, less than 1 mile, Rental Cabins and RV reservations onsite, Rental Homes, 3 miles, Lodge on Lake Lure, 16 miles, all can be reserved http://tryon.coth.com/page/lodging-online-booking, 828.863.1015.
The Tryon RV park is full, here are alternate offsite RV lodging in the area:
Polk County: http://www.polk-county.net/boccsite/our-community/parks/campgrounds/
Rutherford County: http://www.rutherfordtourism.com/lodging/campgrounds-and-rv-parks
Offsite Accommodations: Holiday Inn Express Flat Rock, 13.9 miles, 855.201.7819. Best Western Hendersonville Inn, 15 miles, 855.214.7209. Ramada Hendersonville, 15 miles, 855.257.2854. Hampton Inn, 15 miles, 855.305.2189. Holiday Inn Forest City, 15 miles, 855.222.9507. Travlers Inn & Suites Forest City, 15 miles, 855.284.3415. Red Roof Inn Hendersonville, 15 miles, 855.236.9240.
Test & arena sizes: A-2014 USEF Advanced Test B-Std. I-2014 USEF Intermediate Test B-Std. P-2014 USEF Preliminary Test B-Std. T-2014 USEF Training Test B-Sm. N-2014 USEF Novice Test B-Sm. BN-2014 USEF Beginner Novice Test B-Sm. Arenas: All weather footing.
A- 3600m @ 570 mpm. I-3200m @ 550 mpm. P-2200 m @ 520 mpm. T-2200 m @ 470 mpm. N-2000 m @ 400 mpm. BN-2000 m @ 350 mpm. All courses: Championship level courses. Grass Turf. Absolutely no golf carts on the Cross-Country Course. Cross-Country course is closed.
Cross-Country course is closed. No vehicles or golf carts allowed on the Cross-Country Course.
Dogs must be held, leashed, or confined at ALL times.
Wednesday Welcome Party & Saturday Competitor's Party - one ticket to each included with entry. Additional tickets can be purchase online at http://tryon.coth.com/page/aec-tickets-and-hospitality
Patron's Club Tickets and Tables - can be purchased online at http://tryon.coth.com/page/aec-tickets-and-hospitality.
FUN family activities will be made available to everyone!!! Paintball, Golf, Sporting Clays, Swimming, Fishing, Zip Line, etc. Check the Tryon International Equestrian Center website at http://tryon.coth.com/page/about-the-american-eventing-championships for more information!!