USEA Omnibus: Dunnabeck H.T. (Sep 2012)
Event Date: Sep 15-16, 2012
Open Date: Jul 31 Close Date: Aug 28
Carbondale, IL – 3518 Boskydell Road, Carbondale, IL 62902
From I-57 North or South--Take IL 13 West (Carbondale Exit), 12.2 miles to Giant City Rd Turn left (south) onto Giant City Road; travel 4 miles to Boskydell Rd & turn right. Go 3 mi. to Dunnabeck HT on right, across from Boskydell Baptist Church.
From 127 South (St Louis)--Turn left (east) on IL 13, travel 6.8 mi. to US 51S (University Ave) & turn right (south). Go 2.3 mi. to S. Illinois Ave & turn left. Go 1.8 mi. to Boskydell Rd & turn left. Go 0.8 mi. to Dunnabeck HT on your left across from Boskydell Baptist Church, 3518 Boskydell Rd. See web site for directions from specific locations www.dunnabeckhorsetrials.org
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized: PT,T,N,BN
USEA Recognized Tests: Starter
Fri: Cross-country course open-3 pm.
Sat: Dressage-8 am; Cross-country-noon (tentative).
Sun: Show Jumping-8 am.
Available September 12 from website, www.dunnabeckhorsetrials.org
Judges: Pres: Deeda Randle, WY; Elaine Gibala, KY.
CD:X-C: Tom Angle, NM SJ: Kelly Sanders, IL
Send Entries to:
Cay Grenfell, Secretary
774 Autumn Ridge Road
Carbondale, IL 62902
home: 618-529-2708cell: 618-559-0946
www.dunnabeckhorsetrials.org Org: Robert Jensen, Carbondale, IL 62902 firstname.lastname@example.org
Entry fee includes a $20 non-refundable office fee. Double entries: Not accepted. Returned checks, $50 fee. Lost or damaged pinny, $25 (no deposit required). Refunds: Before C.D.-Less $20 non-refundable office fee. After C.D.-No refund. Competition cancellation-No refund. Neg. Coggins within 12 months required for all horses. Copy must accompany entry.
Trophy & 6 ribbons per division.
Limited. Fee included with entry. 100 temp. stalls on grounds. Stall doors provided. Limited electricity. Stabling is in grass field. Shavings available for purchase. If you wish to stable with a group, please provide one group name on stable form. Veterinarian: number will be posted at secretary´s office.
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Test & arena sizes: PT- 2010 Preliminary Test A-Sm. T-2010 USEF Training Test A-Sm. N-2010 USEF Novice Test A-Sm. BN-2010 USEF Beginner Novice Test A-Sm. Starter-2010 USEF Beginner Novice Test A-Sm. Arenas: Grass.
T (approx.) -2400 m @ 420 mpm.N (approx) -2000 m @ 350 mpm.BN (approx)-1600 m @ 350 mpm, max fence height, 2´ 7’. Starter: (approx)-1200 m 300 mpm, max fence height 2'3". All courses: Average to challenging for horses with some experience at this level with rolling hills & water at all levels except Starter.
Starter: Either the rider or the horse may have competed above the BN level, but not both.
Cross-country course closed 6 weeks out.
Entry limit. Levels may be divided/combined as entries warrant; state preferences under the Eligible Section and birth date on entry.
Prize list available from secretary.
Excellent concessions on grounds.
Dogs must be leashed.
Check www.dunnabeckhorsetrials.org for confirmation of your entry.
Welcome reception on Friday 5-7 PM.
Party: Sat. pm after completion of cross-country. Each entry receives 1 ticket. May buy additional tickets at secretary´s office.