Course Brook Farm Fall Horse Trials (Oct 2017) Omnibus Listing
Event Date: Oct 07, 2017
Open Date: Aug 22 Close Date: Sep 19
Address: 39 Brush Hill Road, Sherborn, MA 01770
From West: I-90 East to exit 12 towards Framingham Route 9 East. Ramp toward Edgell Rd./Main St./Framingham. Right at lights onto Union. At roundabout merge right onto Rte. 126. Cross railroad tracks at Rte. 135. First left onto Irving St. Bear right at light onto Loring Dr. which becomes Western Ave. Left onto Brush Hill Road. 39 Brush Hill Road is on the right.
From North: I-95 South to I-90 West to exit 12. Follow directions above.
Comment: Big rigs should enter from Western Ave onto Brush Hill Road.
USEF/USEA Recognized Division:P
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized Divisions:PT,T,N,BN
Fri: Cross-country course opens-3 pm.
Sat: Dressage (P, PT, T, N, BN) -7:30 am; Show Jumping -noon Cross-country - immediately following SJ.
Available at www.area1usea.org and www.coursebrookshows.com October 4, 2017.
Judges: Pres: Janice Conlon, MD Dressage Judges: Margaret Hutchison, NY; Keith Angstadt, MA; Judy Travers-Lawless, MA
CD: XC/SJ: John Williams, NY
Send Entries to:
Secretary, Erin Keehan
703 County Hwy 126
Amsterdam, NY 12010
(518) 428-4386 No phone calls after 9pm
Draw checks to Course Brook Farm.
Orgs: Erika Hawkes Hendricks, 508-954-1278 and Nici Hornblower, 508-259-3918.
ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY CLOSING DATE! All entry fees include a $25 non-refundable office fee. Double entries not accepted. BN competitors MUST now be a member of the USEA, and horse registered with at least a Limited status for T,N,BN and Full for P. USEF membership required at Peliminary level for owner, rider and trainer. Electronic entries accepted through EventEntries.com, credit card entries accepted. Permanent Pinney Holder required, may be purchased from secretary, $20. Please advise secretary. All changes/scratches must be made by email. Refunds: Before C.D.: Less $25 non-refundable office fee; after C.D.- Entry/Stabling and competition cancellation -No refund. USEA starter and D & M fees refund policy: USEA starter and D & M fees shall be returned, within 30 days of the completion of the competition, to any rider who withdraws prior to the start of the dressage test. Neg. Coggins required within 12 months for all horses. Change Fee: $25, for any changes made at anytime after closing date. Changes must be in writing or e-mail. No phone calls.
Prizes and 8 ribbons per division.
Limited. On a first come, first serve basis. Limited on site. Bring own bedding. Stabling form must be included with entry. All stalls must be stripped upon leaving or will incur $30 fee. Veterinarian: Boston Equine . Will post number at secretary stand.
Hampton Inn, Natick-5 mi., (508) 653-5000. Courtyard Marriott, Natick -5 mi., (508) 655-6100. Red Roof Inn, Framingham-6 mi., (508) 872-4499 Camping: Not available on grounds.
Test & arena sizes: P-2014 USEF Preliminary Test A-Sm. PT-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. Arenas: Sand. Warm up on grass.
All approximate: P-2950 m @520. PT-2450m @ 450 mpm. PT/T-2450m @ 450 mpm. N-2050 m @ 375 mpm. BN-1900m @ 325 mpm. All new tracks. Medium difficulty at all levels. Varied terrain through woods and fields, hills and flat. Water complex at all levels. Solid T/N courses with banks and ditches; corner at Training. BN - straightforward jumps. Cross-country courses closed September 20.
Cross-country courses closed September 20. Dressage warm-up on grass, show jumping in sand ring.
Levels may be divided as entries warrant; state preferences under the Eligible Section and birth date on entry. Entry limit 125.
Space limited - please write size of trailer on entry form! Water on grounds but may be difficult to access so please bring your own. Paper numbers issued. Number holders required. Parking may be far from secretary, plan accordingly. Food on grounds. No non-competing horses on grounds. No motorized vehicles allowed on cross-country. Dogs are welcomed but MUST be leashed!
Official Photographer: Amanda Sylvia