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Genesee Valley Riding & Driving Club H.T. (Aug 2012) Omnibus Listing

Career2 NY Second Career Thoroughbred Circuit -P,T,N,BN Enter your registered Thoroughbreed and compete to Win $400 Prize Money at all levels and ribbons.
Career2 is sponsored by NY Racing Association (NYRA) operators of Saratoga, Belmont and Adequduct and NY Thoroughbreed Horsemen's Association (NYTHA).
Compete in any of the 10 NY Second Career Circuit events honoring the retraining of Second Career Thoroughbreds (SCTBs), bred anywhere in the world, in the sport of Eventing. The Grand Finale will be held at Millbrook Horse Trials August 2-5.
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USEA Event ID: 15082
Genesee Valley Riding & Driving Club H.T. | Geneseo, NY (AREA I)

Event Date: Aug 25-26, 2012

Open Date: Jul 10 Close Date: Aug 07


Address: Roots Tavern Road, Geneseo, NY 14454. From East & West: Thruway Exit 46 to 390 South to Exit 9.-Lakeville. Left off exit (Rt.15 S) for 9/10 mi. to first right on Triphammer Rd. to end. Left on Rt. 39 to second right on Roots Tavern Rd. Grounds 1/2 mile on left. From South: Rt. 390 to Exit 7.-Geneseo. Right off Exit. Follow signs to Geneseo. Left on Main St. (Rt. 39). Second left after High School to Roots Tavern Rd. Grounds 1/2 mile on left. Roots Tavern Rd. is approx. 4 miles from Geneseo.


USEF/USEA Recognized: P
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized: T,N,BN
USEA Recognized Tests: Intro

Tentative Schedule:

Fri: Stabling opens at Noon; Cross-country course opens at 3 pm.
Sat: Dressage begins 8 am.
Sun: Show Jumping begins at 8:00 am; Cross-country begins at 8:30 am. Beginner Novice and Novice will complete Show Jumping 15 minutes prior to cross-country so riders should show jump in x-c gear.  

Starting Times:

Available August 22nd on or

Event Officials
TD: Pam Wiedeman, PA
Judges: Pres: Nancy Guyotte, NH  Dressage Judge: Virginia Leary, CT
CD: X-C/SJ: Jeff Kibbie, PA  
Entry Information

Send Entries to:

Tina Russell, Secretary, 37 Westview Crescent, Geneseo, NY 14454
(585) 243-3739  not after 9 PM, Email:[email protected]
Post Entries must be received by secretary by August 15th.


Org: Wezo Pierson, 1661 Murray Road, Victor, NY, 14564, (585) 509-5691, email: [email protected]


Draw checks to GVRDC. All P, T, N, BN competitors should use 2011 USEA entry form; Intro competitors use entry form on
Entry: P/T: $175.00; N/BN: $160.00; Intro: $120.00 (please note there are no fees for Intro).
Stabling: $100.00; Clean Stall Deposit: $40.00 (separate check)


All entries include a $25 non-refundable office fee.  Entry confirmation will be posted on starting one week after Opening Date. Double entries: Not accepted. BN competitors who are not USEA members must pay extra $25 with entry. Intro entry form is available at website. Intro competitors are exempt from USEA starter and D&M fees and USEA membership/non-membership fees. Refunds: Before CD: Less $25 non-refundable office fee; After CD: only if entry can be filled from wait list; Stabling only if stall can be filled from wait list. Competition cancellation: partial credit refund.  Neg. Coggins required for all out of state horses within 12 months of competition; Neg. Coggins for New York State horses dated on or after January 1, 2011. Coggins must accompany entry. Entry Status: Please check website ( for entry status. Secretary will not contact you for missing information or inaccurate fees. Post Entries: If event is undersubscribed by CD, post entries will be accepted. Post entry fees after the published close date are P/T=$200, N/BN=$185/division and must be received by secretary by August 15th. 

Competitor Information

Prizes & 8 ribbons per division. Career2 NY Second Career Thoroughbred Circuit: All levels win, 1st place $300 plus saddle pad, 2nd place $100 and ribbons for placements 1-6. $100 of 1st prize and saddle pad is sponsored by TIP, the Jockey Club Thoroughbred Incentive Program. See Area I website for Career2 details. 


Limited. $100/stall from Friday noon to Monday noon. Enclose separate $40 refundable check payable to GVRDC as clean stall deposit (check will be destroyed when stall is stripped). 48 permanent stalls on grounds. Shavings only. Bedding available for purchase. Further info from secretary. Veterinarian: Genesee Valley Equine Clinic (585-889-1170). # posted at event scoreboard  and at stabling.


Quality Inn-5 mi., (585-243-0500); Oak Valley Inn-5 mi., (585-243-5570). Camping: Parking for RVs, but no hook-ups


Test & arena sizes: P-2010 USEF Preliminary Test B-Sm. T-2010 USEF Training Test B-Sm. N-2010 USEF Novice Test B-Sm. BN-2010 USEF Beginner Novice Test B-Sm. Intro-2010 USEF Beginner Novice Test A-Sm. Arenas: Sand & possibly grass. Warm-up: Grass.


P.-3000m @ 520 mpm. T -2400m @ 450 mpm,. All N.-2000m @ 375 mpm. BN-1800 m @ 325 mpm. Intro: Will include logs and miniature versions of traditional cross-country fences not to exceed 2'2", with no water or ditches. Intro divison will not be timed. Terrain: Water, ditches & banks. All courses: Inviting but challenging. 

Other Information:

Cross-country course closed until after event. Show jumping course for Preliminary may include a natural Liverpool. Levels may be divided/combined as entries warrant; state preferences under the Eligible Section and list birth date on entry.  Food on grounds. Dogs leashed. Owners of loose dogs will be fined $25. Competitors' Party with music by Bob's Brother's Band on Saturday evening: free to competitors, others $15. 

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