USEA Omnibus: Copper Meadows H.T. and Area VI Championships (Sep 2012)
Open and Rider Championship divisions for ALL levels - BN-I
Event Date: Sep 07-09, 2012
Open Date: Jul 24 Close Date: Aug 21
Address: 633 Montecito Way, Ramona, CA 92065
From I-15: Take Scripps Poway Parkway East until it T's into Hwy 67; take 67 north, left, to Ramona. Turn left at signal Montecito Rd, right on Montecito Way.
From I‑8: Take 67 North, follow above directions. Please use 2nd gate during all events. Thanks.
USEF/USEA Recognized: I,I-Ch,P,P-Ch
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized: T,T-Ch,N,N-Ch,BN,BN-Ch
Thurs: Cross‑country course open-3 pm.
Fri: Dressage-8 am.
Sat: Cross‑country-8 am.
Sun: Show Jumping-8 am.
Available on web one week prior to event: www.copper-meadows.com. No postcards will be mailed unless changes to schedule are made.
Judges: Pres: Jack Leary, CT Dressage Judges: Eileen Fagan, CA; Peggy Klump, CA
CD: XC: I: Tremaine Cooper, VA; P-BN: James Atkinson, CA SJ: Jose Nava
Send Entries to:
633 Montecito Way
Ramona, CA 92065
Org: James Atkinson, 520-609-7696, Please email/call Taren with questions: 858-610-1693, firstname.lastname@example.org
We are using plastic, reusable competition pinnys, available at Bit of Britain: http://www.bitofbritain.com/Competition_Pinny_p/3712.htm
Also available for purchase at the show office, $20.
Post entries may be accepted and are subject to a $50.00 fee, strictly enforced. Entry fee includes a $25 non-refundable office fee. Double entries: Not accepted. Trailer on entries must pay fee of $75 for weekend, due with entry. This is for horses not using stabling. Refunds: Before C.D.-Full refund less $25 non-refundable office fee; after C.D.-Entry No refund unless spot can be filled from wait list. Stabling will not be refunded after C.D., no exceptions. In the event of insufficient entries, the close date will be extended. Competition cancellation-no refund, will forward entry to next show season less stabling. Neg. Coggins required within 6 months for out-of-state horses.
Area VI Championship Qualifications:
Beginner Novice - Training: 1st-3rd at any Area VI Event
Preliminary and Intermediate: 1st-5th at any Area VI Event
Requirements please visit: http://www.areavi.org/NEW/calendarnew.html#championships
Ribbons to 8th for the horse trials, ribbons to 10th for the Champ divisions, prizes to 4th. Special trophies for the Champ divisions, as well as Area VI sponsored prizes, check www.copper-meadows.com before the show to see the updated prize list!
$110/stall from Wednesday to Sunday. Shavings and hay available for sale at show office. First bag provided free. Bring stall guards. Stabling for non-competing horses is allowed . Please check for availability, Cost: $100 grounds fee, $110. stabling fee due with request.
Veterinarian: ECLAP On grounds. # will be posted at event office.
Place shavings orders on Stabling form. Shavings $10.00 per bag
Ramona Valley Inn?5 mi., (760) 789?6433. San Vicente Inn?10 mi., (760) 789-8290 ext. 4000. Poway Country Inn-12 mi. (858) 748-6320. For more hotels in the area, check www.copper-meadows.com under accommodations. Camping: Permitted. No open fires; no hook ups available.
Test & arena sizes: I-2010 USEF Intermediate Test A-Std. ICH-2010 USEF Intermediate Test B-Std. P-2010 USEF Preliminary Test A-Sm. PCH-2010 USEF Preliminary Test B-Sm. T-2010 USEF Training Test A-Sm. TCH-2010 USEF Training Test B,-Sm. N-2010 USEF Novice Test A-Sm. NCH-2010 USEF Novice Test B-Sm. BN-2010 USEF Beginner Novice Test A-Sm. BNCH-2010 USEF Beginner Novice Test B-Sm. Arenas: Sand.
I- 2800 m. P-2800 m @ 520 mpm. T‑2300 m @ 420 mpm. N‑1800 m @ 350 mpm. BN- 1670 m @350 mpm/max. height 2'6'. Horse Trials courses: Average. Championship courses: Championship level. Slight rolling terrain, 40 acre xc course. Horse Trials xc more difficult than the June show, still average. 2 water obstacles, ditches and banks at all levels. Champ courses: up to Champ standards - more technical and faster Optimum time than HT. Champ courses vary from HT.
Cross?country course closed September 1st.
Levels may be divided or combined as entries warrant: state preferences under the Eligible Section and birth date on entry.
Check web page for updates on schedule.
Stabling for noncompeting horses is allowed. Please check for availability, Cost: $100 grounds fee, $110 stabling fee due with request.
Food on grounds beginning on Thursday.
Dogs allowed-must be on leash. Caution--we have severe problem with coyotes and several dogs have disappeared.
Party: Saturday night, live band! One ticket per competitor, tickets available for purchase in the show office, $10/ticket.