Cobblestone Farms H.T. (Jul 2017) Omnibus Listing
New IP DIVISION
Host of the CHARLES OWEN TECHNICAL MERIT AWARD, open to all amateur and Junior training competitors
Event Date: Jul 28-30, 2017
Open Date: Jun 13 Close Date: Jul 11
Address: Stabling - 5601 Zeeb Road., Dexter, MI 48130 (GPS Address). ALL PARKING AT Zeeb property.
From East: Take 94 West or M-14 to 23 north towards Brighton. Go to exit 49, North Territorial Rd. Turn west and go about 5 miles to Zeeb Rd. Turn south (left) to driveway on left.
From North: South on 23 to exit 49, North Territorial Rd. Follow directions from above.
From South: North on 23 to exit 49, North Territorial Rd. Follow directions from above.
From West: Take 94 East to Zeeb Rd., exit 169. Go north (left) to Joy Rd. Turn left then quick right back onto Zeeb Rd. Continue north to driveway on left side of road.
USEF/USEA Recognized Division:IP,P
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized Divisions:T,N,BN
USEA Recognized Test:Starter
Thurs: Cross-country course open - 3 pm.
Fri: Dressage- 8 am IP, P, T, N, BN (A, B, C divisions).
Sat: Dressage-8 am N (D division), BN (D), Starter; Cross-country - 8 am P, T, N; Show Jumping noon Starter, 1:30 BN.
Sun: Show Jumping (one ring) 8:00 am IP, P, T, N; Cross-country 9:30 am BN, 11:30 am Starter.
Available after July 21 at www.cobblestonefarmsllc.com and www.eventingmichigan.org.
Judges: Pres: Debbie Boeh, OH Dressage Judges: Janice Holmes, OH; Julie Congleton, KY; Karen Hunchberger, MI
SJ Judge: Debbie Boeh, OH
CD:X-C: Jeff Kibbie, PA SJ: Jennifer Merrick-Brooks
Send Entries to:
Attn: Julie Greene
6301 Gregory Road
Dexter, MI 48130
Enter online at www.evententries.com
If using electronic entry, you must mail original entry with original signatures, coggins (negative coggins dated within 12 months) & checks within 3 days or postmark date will be changed to reflect the date when payment is received. Emailed entry forms are NOT accepted. Entries are NOT complete until payment is received. **No Canadian checks will be accepted.
Draw checks to Cobblestone Farms Horse Trial.
Show Secretary - for scheduling changes and questions
Julie Greene, 734-417-7534 (c) 734-428-0301 (h)
Org: Jennifer Merrick-Brooks, EquiJenn Equestrian, 15600 Below Road, Grass Lake, MI 49240, [email protected]. 586-929-0814 and Darlyn Daratony, 6301 Gregory Road, Dexter, MI 48130, cell/text 734-476-6972.
Entry fee includes a $25 non-refundable office fee. Double entries: Not accepted. BN competitors must be USEA members. Starter competitors do not pay USEA starter and drug fees and are exempt from USEA membership/non-membership requirements.
Change fee of $20 for any changes to entry after submitted, $25 fee after CD. Add $30 Post Entry Fee if your entry is received after the closing date. Return check fee is $50. No Canadian checks or Canadian Money Orders accepted.
Refunds: Before C.D.-Less $25 non-refundable office fee. After C.D.-Entries-Less $45 only if place can be filled from wait list. Stabling fee only if stall can be filled from wait list. 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. Vet cert is required for withdraws.
Neg. Coggins required within 12 months for all horses.
ALL scheduling and stabling requests must be made at time of entry. Requests cannot be accommodated after CD. All requests to stable with a group must use one group name or request will not be accepted.
Completed facility release form is required and may be found at www.cobblestonefarmsllc.com.
Prize to winner & 8 ribbons per division.
$150/stall from Thursday to Sunday. Temp tent stalls with doors. Bedding available for purchase on grounds-$9/bag. Some ice available for purchase on grounds. ALL scheduling and stabling requests must be made at time of entry. Requests cannot be accommodated after CD. All requests to stable with a group must use one group name or request will not be accepted.
Veterinarian: Dr. Jessica D. Younk
Farrier: Sarah Ashby
#'s will be posted at the sec'y office and stabling areas.
Grounds Keeper Jim Daratony 734-395-2633
All less than 10 miles away. Closest to facility Holiday Inn Express, 323 N. Zeeb Road, Ann Arbor (734)827-1100, Wyndham Hotel, 2900 Jackson Rd., Ann Arbor (734) 665-4444. Weber Inn, 3050 Jackson Road, Ann Arbor (734) 769-2500. Holiday Inn Express Chelsea, (734) 433-1600. Comfort Inn Chelsea, (734) 433-8000. Camping: Primitive camping free on grounds, no electrical hook-ups.
Test & arena sizes: IP-2014 USEF Intermediate Test A-Sm, 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-2014 USEF Beginner Novice Test A-Sm. Arenas: Dressage/Sand footing, possibly 3rd ring in Grass
IP,P-2900m @ 520 mpm. T-2300m @ 450 mpm. N-2040m @ 350mpm. BN-1970m @ 300 mpm. Starter appx. 800m not timed. All courses: Average for horses with some experience at these levels. Terrain: Rolling, improved xc footing and NEW irrigation system in 2012, NEW water jump in 2013, water at all levels (option for Starter); pictures check www.cobblestonefarmsllc.com an/or check out Cobblestone Farms Facebook page for video. PINNY HOLDERS REQUIRED AT ALL LEVELS. Cross-country course closed July 17.
"Pink out" for XC Day - Jump for the Cure Benefit.
Cross-country course closed July 17. Food on grounds. Leashed dogs are welcome! Party: Eventing Rocks at Cobblestone Farms; please join us for a fun night of celebration of our 10th year of competition with music, appetizer, dinner and drink. Saturday night at 6:30 pm on the grounds. Tickets a must (complementary for competitors - others purchase $10 from Secretary on grounds). Sunday Morning, 7 am Rise and Shine on "Top of the Hill" prayer service with coffee.
Pre-order your "Jump for the Cure" and celebration of Cobblestone's 10th Year T Shirt to be picked up with your packet. Request your size (Youth S, M, L Adult S, M, L, XL) $25.
VOLUNTEERS always welcome. Please contact Jenn at [email protected]