GVRDC Organizing Committee is please to announce that, due to popular demand, the Genesee Valley Riding and Driving Club WILL be offering FEH ( Future Event Horse) classes. These are in-hand and will likely be held on Saturday, August 17. These classes will be open to horses 1-4 years old. The Omnibus page will be updated with new information and entries will be $95 per horse. We’re looking forward to seeing some lovely young horses at GVRDC, come show us what you’ve got!
General News from Area 1
The Green Mountain Horse Association’s Festival of Eventing, co-sponsored by Goss Dodge and Lake Champlain Transportation, takes place the weekend of August 9-11 in scenic Woodstock, Vermont. This boutique destination event features $10,000 in prize money, to be awarded to the Intermediate and CCI2*S divisions. GMHA’s sponsors are additionally providing fabulous prizes that will be given out across all divisions ranging from Beginner Novice to Intermediate. Cornelia Dorr, winner of the 2017 Intermediate division and rising star in the Eventing world, has been a lifelong competitor at GMHA. “I have been going to GMHA’s Festival of Eventing for more years than … [Read More]
Changes may be made up until noon on 5/31/19. Please email the Adult Rider Program Coordinator with your change. The riders who are listed as Z Spare will be added to teams who have scratches made prior to the start of dressage. Have fun and don’t forget to join us at the Youth Center lawn between 4:30 and 6:30 for some snacks, light food and drink! GMHA ATC TEAMS 2019
Valinor Farm has been making some exciting changes for its upcoming Horse Trials on June 16th. Come and check it out for yourself!! Valinor will accept post entries thru June 9 with a $25 late fee.
*DATE CHANGE! Dom Schramm’s clinic at Course Brook Farm will now be held on Tuesday, July 9th & Wednesday July 10th. (instead of Wednesday, July 10th & Thursday, July 11th). For more information, please click here Dom Schramm – CBF July
Mystic Valley Horse Trials will accept post entries up until Friday May 17 at 5 pm. There is a $20 post entry fee. The horse trials will be held on May 25th.
Valinor Farm is pleased to announce that it will once again host a YEH/FEH/NEH Event on July 7th. Janet Briggs will serve as judge. For more information, check out all the details under the YEH/FEH/NEH tab on this website. Please feel free to contact your local Area 1 Young Horse representative if you have any questions: Andrea Manley – email@example.com or (617) 797-2010.
Don’t miss out on all the new and exciting things going on down at Valinor Farm in Plymouth, MA. Entries are now open for the June 16 USEA Horse Trial. This year will include a new Modified Division as well as an expanded Cross Country are, new tracks and John Williams as course designer! If you can’t attend, please consider volunteering!
Want to meet Area 1 Eventers? Want to be a part of a Team Challenge? Do you compete and/or volunteer? Do you like cool prizes and a social atmosphere? If so, the 2019 Virtual Team Challenge may be the thing for you! Join six other randomly selected teammates and start racking up the points for competing or volunteering at a USEA Recognized Event. The Virtual Team Challenge begins on the first day of the Area 1 season and continues until the very last rider completes their course at Hitching Post in October. Win great prizes and have the time … [Read More]
KENT SCHOOL will be offering MODIFIED DIVISION @ both their June & October Horse Trials this year! They will offer BN, N, T, PT, M.
Yes you read that right! After a 10 year absence, Apple Knoll Farm Horse Trials is back on the schedule for 2019. The event will take place on September 21st and will run Beginner Novice through Training. Even better news? In 2020, they will host a spring and fall event. Opening date is August 6th. Mark those calendars as either a rider or volunteer!
We are looking forward to having DOMINIC SCHRAMM as our keynote speaker at this years Area I Annual Meeting & Awards Luncheon! DATE: Sunday, January 6th REGISTRATION: 9:30 registration MEETINGS: 10:00 break out session & organizers meeting LUNCH & AWARDS: 12:00 luncheon & awards Same place as last year and same price! The Log Cabin $25 if you register before 12/28/18 $35 at the door
Please click the link below to check out the new eventing rules. http://eventingnation.com/fei-general-assembly-approves-all-proposed-2019-eventing-rule-revisions/
Back from the printer and ready for shipping! The 2019 Area 1 Eventers Calendar contains 84 images from the 2018 competition season. These are just so much fun! Calendars still sell for $20. $5 from each sale is donated to the Area 1 Adult Rider Program. Click on the link below to place your order;. http://www.flatlandsfoto.com/proofs/area-1-eventers-calendar/ Enjoy this video slide show short which contains all the photos in this years calendar. https://video214.com/play/ZsAtRogmT9qYJ3i11rf3TA/s/dark