Rocking Horse Winter III H.T. (Mar 2017) Omnibus Listing
Event Date: Mar 03-05, 2017
Open Date: Jan 17 Close Date: Feb 14
Address: 44200 S.R. 19N, Altoona, FL 32702
From Ocala: Rte 40 east approx. 50 miles to S.R. 19. Take S.R. 19 south approx. 15 miles, farm will be on the left.
From North of Jacksonville: I-95 South to I-295 South to Orange Park exit (Hwy 17). Turn right on Hwy 17 and go to Palatka, turn south onto S.R. 19 just before Palatka. Go approx. 40 miles, cross over Hwy 40, go another 15 miles, farm on the left.
From Orlando Airport: Beeline Expressway (Hwy 528) west (towards Orlando) to Florida Turnpike north (towards Ocala) to Hwy 429 north (towards Apopka) to Hwy 441 north (towards Mt. Dora) to S.R. 19 north in Eustis. Farm on right, 18 miles.
USEF/USEA Recognized Division:I,IR,P,PH,PR
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized Divisions:T,TH,TR,N,NH,NR,BN,BNR
Thurs: Cross-country course opens at 3:00 p.m.
Available March 1 on website www.Rockinghorseeventing.com or call (352) 669-9982. Times will not be mailed. Times will be emailed to competitors and posted on FaceBook.
Judge: Pres: Loris Henry, CA
Dressage Judges: Peter Gray, FL: Cathy Tucker-Slaterbeck, MD; Judy Downer, FL; Tina Drake, FL; Lori Hoos, TN
SJ Judge: Peter Gray, FL
CD:X-C: Morgan Rowsell, NJ SJ: Jan Brodkin, FL
Send Entries to:
P.O. Box 1647
Laurel, MS 39441
Phone: (601) 498-3330
Fax: (601) 426-9984
Register online at: www.evententries.com. Visa/MC, Discover, AmEx & checks accepted.
Draw checks to: Rocking Horse Stables.
Org: Jeanne Merrill
P.O. Box 416
Altoona, FL 32702
Phone: (352) 669-9982
Fax: (352) 669-7689
Entries include a $25 non-refundable office fee. Faxed entries WILL NOT be accepted. USEA current membership (Junior, Collegiate, Full,
or Life) and horse registration (Limited or Full) are required at all levels. Double entries: Not accepted. Refunds: Before C.D.-less $25 non-refundable office fee; withdrawals will not be honored unless faxed, emailed or mailed on or before C.D. NO PHONE WITHDRAWLS WILL BE ACCEPTED. After C.D.-Refund only if there is a waiting list. Ship-in fees refunded. Stabling fee refunded if stall is filled. 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 made to an entry after C.D. will be subject to a $25 processing fee. No changes to entry starting Tuesday before the event.
Late entries (if space allows) will be subject to a $50 late fee. Competition Cancellation-no refund. X-C Pinny/Holder/Insert Required.
Copy of current neg. coggins within 12 months must accompany entry. 30 day health certificate required at the Florida State line.
PLEASE include a winter address and email on your entry form.
Prizes & 8 ribbons per division.
$150 for duration of event.
$25 stall cleaning deposit required on a separate check. Stalls must be stripped prior to leaving (check will be destroyed if stall is stripped).
$40 for duration of event. Stall doors/initial bedding provided.
Veterinarian: Name and number will be posted on stall cards.
Best Western Plus Lake County
Inn & Suites, 14.2 mi; (352) 253-2378
Fox Den Inn, 5 mi; (352) 669-2151
Moss Gate B&B, 5.4 mi; (352) 669-3557
Quality Inn & Suites, 12.9 mi; (352) 383-3400
Key West Resort on Lake Dora, 15.9 mi; ( 352) 508-5344
Inn on the Green, 13.7 mi; (877) 220-2687
Fiddler's Green, 1.5 mi; (352) 669-7111
Test & arena sizes: 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: 3-Clay & grass if needed.
I-3575m @ 550 mpm. P-3120m @ 520 mpm. T-2400 m @ 450 mpm. N-2000m @ 400 mpm. BN-2000m @ 350 mpm. All courses. Flat terrain, courses more challenging than beginning of the season courses, but still moderate for horses with some experience at that level. Cross-country course will close on February 24. Re-opens March 6 if footing allows. Call ahead or check Facebook for updates.
Cross-country course will close on Friday, February 24. Re-opens Monday, March 6 if footing allows. Call ahead or check Facebook for updates.
Levels may be divided/combined if entries warrant; state preferences under the Eligible Section and birth date on entry.
NO unauthorized cars or trucks on course.
NO golf carts or motorized bikes allowed on course while cross country is running.
Food vendors available on grounds.
Dogs welcome, but MUST be leashed.
Volunteers earn Rocking Horse Bucks which can be used for schooling or schooling shows.
For more information, go to http://www.rockinghorseeventing.com
Returned checks will have a $50 returned check fee in addition to the bank fee.
Look for updates prior to show on Facebook.