USEA Omnibus: Kent School Fall H.T. (Oct 2012)
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Event Date: Oct 07, 2012
Open Date: Aug 21 Close Date: Sep 18
Address: For GPS use, 30 Westwoods Road, Skiff Mountain, Kent, CT 06359
From South: Route 7 north to Kent to traffic light to left on Route 341. Over bridge 6 immediate right for 4.5 miles to top of hill. Continue straight past turnoff to Marvelwood School.
From West: Route 684 to Route 22 North to Route 55 East. At end of Route 55, left to Route 7 north to Kent to traffic light. As above.
From North: Route 7 south to Kent to traffic light, right on Route 341. From East: Route 341 west to Kent to traffic light. As above.
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized: PT,T,N,BN
Sat: Cross-country course open Saturday-3 pm.
Sun: Dressage-8 am; Show Jumping-9:30 am; Cross-country-11 am.
A preliminary time schedule will be posted on Tuesday, October 4 with update at week's end at www.area1usea.org. If you need times mailed, include SAE with entry.
Judges: Pres: Lisa Cox, SC (r)
Dressage Judges: Willette Brown, ME (r) and Jerilyn Nieder, NH (r) SJ Judge: Beth Stoltz
CD: XC: Ronan Moloney (r) SJ: Linda Smith
Send Entries to:
Erin Keehan, Secretary
PO Box 374, Guilderland, NY 12084
518-428-4386 - BEFORE 9 pm.
Use www.evententries.com and send the check WITH SIGNATURE PAGE (download from evententries. com) & HEALTH PAPERS to the address listed above; entries are not complete until all fees and paperwork are received by the Secretary. If using FedEx or USPS Express Mail waive signature requirement or delivery will be delayed.
Draw checks to Kent School Horse Trials
Org: Kent School, Inc., Kent, CT
Comp Mngmnt: Raymond J. Denis, 8 Lake Avenue, Georgetown, MA 978-239-2024, RaymondJDenis@aol.com
Entry fee includes $25 non-refundable office fee. Please CLEARLY PRINT email address on your entry form. Double entries: Accepted no fee. Divisions will be split. Please state age and experience on entry form. If overbooked, management reserves right to limit a rider to 2 horses in competition. BN competitors who are not USEA members must pay extra $25 with entry. Priority given to USEA members. Refunds: Before C.D. - Less $25 non-refundable office fee. All refund requests in writing-use e-mail. Telephone requests will not be considered; After C.D.-Entry less $25 ONLY if place can be filled from wait list/Stabling-In full. Competition cancellation-No Refund Neg. Coggins required for all horses within 12 months. CT State Law requires all horse to have proof of current rabies vaccination - Please include with entry. Ambulance on grounds. All vans & trailers park in designated areas, not in stable yard. No hookups.
Late entries will be considered if event is not full, please contact the secretary.
Trophy & 8 ribbons per division plus 1st place dressage ribbon in each division. Special Awards: BN & N Adult Amateur Master (45-55 years) & Adult Amateur Veteran Awards (56+ years) best performance score. Special Gillian and Hart Perry Sportsmanship Award, awarded to the individual that exemplifies good sportsmanship during the competition.
All stabling on grounds in permanent stalls, however, only a limited number of stalls are available on a first come first serve basis. $70/stall with a separate check for each horse, please. Stalls must be thoroughly cleaned (not stripped) and checked prior to departure. Stall doors/ initial bedding, only, provided. Veterinarian: Hoof & Paw Veterinary Service, Jayme Motler, DVM 914.489.1371
Cornwall Inn-13 mi., (860) 672-6884. Fife N' Drum Motel-5 mi., (860) 927-3509, Willows Motel Amenia, NY 9 mi. (845) 373-8090Heritage Inn, New Milford, CT - 15 mi., (860) 350-3097, Newbury Inn-Brookfield, CT, 21 mi., (203) 775-0220. See www.kentct.com for more. Camping: On grounds; no hookups.
Test & arena sizes: All P/T 2010 USEF Preliminary Test A Sm. All T-2010 USEF Training Test A-Sm. All N-2010 USEF Novice Test B-Sm. BN-2010 USEF Beginner Novice Test A-Sm. Arenas: All Arenas and warm up on Grass
All T- 2000 m @ 420 mpm. All N-up to 2000 m @ 375 mpm. All BN-up to 2000 m @ 325 mpm, max. height 2' 7''. All courses: Inviting, for horses with some experience at these levels. Appropiate for moving up a level with a few changes and improvements from the spring horse trials and faster speeds for N & BN. There is a natural water crossingat each level. Salisbury Bank & Trust sponsored, Spectator Viewing Area, located on the cross country course.
Cross-country course closed September 13.
Entry limit 150. Divisions further divided/combined if entries warrant; state preferences under the Eligible Section and birth date on entry.
Brennan's Supermarket food on grounds. Compliments of Kent School, competitors welcome food and beverages at Headquarters Tent Saturday October 6th from 5:00 - 7:00 PM. XC pinny holder required with # insert provided. There will be a limited number of holders available on grounds for $20 each. Helmets must be worn at all times when mounted. Dogs must be leashed at all times. No hay or feed available for sale.