USEA Omnibus: Course Brook Farm Fall Horse Trials (Oct 2012)
Event Date: Oct 13, 2012
Open Date: Aug 28 Close Date: Sep 25
Address: 39 Brush Hill Road, Sherborn, MA 01771
From West: I-90 East to exit 12 towards Framingham Route 9 East. Ramp toward Edgell Rd./Main St./Framingham. Right at lights onto Union. At roundabout merge right onto Rte. 126. Cross railroad tracks at Rte. 135. First left onto Irving St. Bear right at light onto Loring Dr. which becomes Western Ave. Left onto Brush Hill Road. 39 Brush Hill Road is on the right.
From North: I-95 South to I-90 West to exit 12. Follow directions above.
Comment: Big rigs should enter from Western Ave onto Brush Hill Road.
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized: T,N,BN
Fri: Cross-country course opens-3 pm.
Sat: Dressage (T,N,BN) -7:30 am; Show Jumping -10 am; Cross-country -1 pm.
Available at www.area1usea.org and www.coursebrookfarm.com Oct. 5, 2011. Stabling locations will be emailed.
Judges: Pres: Judith Travers-Lawless, MA; Dressage Judges: Keith Angstadt, MA; Ann Marie Gregoire, MA
CD: XC: Dr. James Gornall, MA SJ: Erika Hawkes
Send Entries to:
Secretary, Erin Keehan
PO BOX 374
Guilderland, NY 12084
(518) 428-4386 No phone calls after 9pm
Orgs: Erika Hawkes, 508-954-1278 and Nici Hornblower, 508-259-3918
ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY CLOSING DATE! All entry fees include a $25 non-refundable office fee. Double entries not accepted. BN competitors who are not USEA members must pay an extra $25 non-member fee. Electronic entries accepted through EventEntries.com, credit card entries accepted. Permanent Pinney Holder required, may be purchased from secretary, $20. Please advise secretary. All changes/scratches must be made by email. Refunds: Before C.D.: Less $25 non-refundable office fee; after C.D.- Entry/Stabling and competition cancellation -No refund. Neg. Coggins required within 12 months for all horses. Change Fee: $25, for any changes made at anytime after closing date. Changes must be in writing or e-mail. No phone calls.
Prizes and 8 ribbons per division.
$40/stall. Very limited off grounds. Bring your own bedding and stall doors. All stabling requests must be made before C.D. All stalls must be cleaned upon leaving. Veterinarian: TBD . Will post number at secretary stand.
Sherborn Inn, Sherborn-2 mi., (508) 655-9521. Hampton Inn, Natick-5 mi., (508) 653-5000. Warren Conference Center & Inn, Ashland-5 mi., (508) 231-3000. Red Roof Inn, Framingham-6 mi., (508) 872-4499 Camping: Not available on grounds.
Test & arena sizes: T-2010 USEF Training Test B-Sm. N-2010 USEF Novice Test B-Sm. BN-2010 USEF Beginner Novice Test B-Sm. Arenas: Sand.
T-2200 m @ 420 mpm. N-1900 m @ 350 mpm. BN-1800 m @ 325 mpm. Varied terrain through woods and fields. Water at all levels. All courses: Average, for horses/riders with some experience at these levels.
Cross-country courses closed September 21. New for 2012: all dressage on grass, stadium in sand arena.
Levels may be divided as entries warrant; state preferences under the Eligible Section and birth date on entry. Entry limit 100.
Space limited - please write size of trailer on entry form! Water on grounds but may be difficult to access so please bring your own. Food on grounds. No non-competing horses on grounds. No motorized vehicles allowed on cross-country.
Official Photographer: www.prestigesportshots.com