USEA Omnibus: Jump Start H.T. (Sep 2012)
New this year: Starter Test
Event Date: Sep 28-30, 2012
Open Date: Aug 14 Close Date: Sep 11
Address: 4089 Ironworks Pike, KY 40511. From I-75: Exit 120. Follow Kentucky Horse Park signs.
USEF/USEA Recognized: P
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized: T,N,BN
USEA Recognized Tests: Starter
Thurs: Cross-country course open 3pm.
Sat: Dressage-8am; Cross-country-9am; BN-Show Jumping-2 pm followed by Starter SJ
Sun: Show Jumping-8:30 am; BN Cross-country-9 am followed by Starter XC.
Available one week before event: www.Keenelandponyclub.org
Judges: Pres: Robert Stevenson, NC Dressage Judges: Joni Abney, TN; Maureen John, KY; Susan Posner KY; Mindy Friesen GA
SJ Judge: Cleon Wingard, OH
CD: XC: Mary Fike, KY SJ: Nori Scheffel KY
Send Entries to:
Jan Whitehouse, Secretary
2414 Palumbo Drive
Lexington, KY 40509
(859) 221-3342 fax: (859) 266-0317
Draw checks to Keeneland Pony Club.
Org: Keeneland Pony Club Organizing Committee, Shelley Ryan, 1558 Player Dr., Lexington, KY 40511, (859)224-3411 Shelleywryan@gmail.com
All entry fees include $25 non-refundable office fee. Do not send entries that require signatures for pick up. Faxed entries not accepted. Double entries: Not accepted. BN competitors who are not USEA members must pay extra $25 with entry. Starter entries are exempt from USEA starter fees and USEA Membership/Non-membership fees. We will be using paper numbers and vinyl bibs rather than cloth pinnies.Refunds: Before C.D.-Less $25 non-refundable office fee; After C.D.-No refund unless spot can be filled from the wait list. No phone withdrawals - all withdrawals must be in writing by email to firstname.lastname@example.org Competition cancellation-No refund. Any changes after C.D.=$30 fee. Neg. Coggins required for all horses within 12 months. Horses' names must match Coggins & entry. Current health papers must travel with all horses. State vet may be on hand and checking.
Trophy & 10 ribbons per division.
Stalls: $35 per night. Tack stall $35 per night. 800 perm. stalls 10' x 10' on grounds. Stall doors only provided. Feed/Hay/Bedding available for purchase from Devers Hay Grain & Bedding, (859) 233-9702. Exhibitors who trailer their horses in for the day and do not purchase a stall will be required to purchase a Trailer Day Pass from the show secretary. Trailer day pass is $20 or a season pass may be purchased for $75. Veterinarian: Rood & Riddle, (859) 233-0371 # will be posted at show office. Farrier on grounds, Saturday & Sunday.
Fairfield Inn 5 mi 859-977-5870; Four Points Sheraton 5 mi 859-259-1311; Clarion 4 mi 859-233-0512; Holiday Inn Express (Georgetown) 502-867-1648. Camping: On grounds - reservations now accepted, call 888-459-7275 or go to www.parks. ky.gov. Group reservations call KY Horse Park Campground at 859-259-4257
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. Starter Test: USDF Intro Test C. Arenas: Excellent, Sand.
P-2600m @ 520 mpm. T-2400 m @ 420 mpm. N-2000 m @ 350 mpm. BN-1600 m @ 350 mpm, max. fence height 2'7", 14-16 obstacles. Starter: 1400 m @ 250 mpm, max. fence height 2'3", 14 - 16 obstacles. Terrain: Gently rolling. All courses: Straightforward, good move up. Bank, ditch, and water may be at each level.
PROTECTIVE HEADGEAR: Per USEF Rule EV114 Dress. Upon arrival, anyone riding a horse must wear properly fitting protective headgear which passes or surpasses ASTM/SEI standards for equestrian use and carries the SEI tag. Harness must be secured and properly fitted.
Cross-country course closed.
Levels may be divided/combined as entries warrant; state preferences under the Eligible Section and birth date on entry. Food on grounds. Dogs must be leashed. Schooling will be offered after event $35. Park pass required for all vehicles. $5 one-time charge collected for each vehicle at Park entrance for parking pass. Private golf cart owners must purchase a golf cart license for $25/event or $50/season. Golf cart license may be purchased at Devers Hay, Grain and Bedding-859-233-9702 No ATVs or dirt bikes allowed on grounds USEA medical card/armband required: Limited supply available for purchase. Trailer parking available in front parking lot of Horse Park--ask at office.
PLEASE LOCK AND SECURE YOUR VEHICLES AND TACK ROOMS AT ALL TIMES. UNFORTUNATELY, THERE HAVE BEEN ITEMS STOLEN FROM VEHICLES AND IN THE BARN AREAS DURING EVENTS AT THE PARK.