Waredaca H.T. and Classic Training 3 Day Event (Oct 2012) Omnibus Listing
Waredaca Fall Horse Trials
Details on Waredaca website Accepting Post Entries.
Preliminary Competitors: An FEI Combined Test is beng offered, primarily for people riding in the Virginia CCI1*. Show Jumping under FEI One-star specifications.
Special prizes awarded to the lowest scoring TB at both the Novice Level and Training Level Classic 3-Day Events sponsored by The Jockey Club Thoroughbred Incentive Program.
Event Date: Oct 25-28, 2012
Open Date: Sep 11 Close Date: Oct 09
Address: 4015 Damascus Rd., Laytonsville, MD 20882
From Baltimore/Frederick: I-70 to Rt. 97 South; Approx. 8 mi. to right onto Rt. 650/Damascus Rd., Horse trials entrance, 1 1/4 mi. on right.
From VA/Washington, DC Beltway (495): To I?270 N. Exit Shady Grove Rd. east. Continue east on Shady Grove to right on Rt. 124. At fourth light, turn right on Brink Rd. Go 4 mi. to left on Howard Chapel Rd. At stop sign, turn left on Damascus Rd. Entrance immediately on right. OR Washington, DC Beltway (495) to I?270 N. Take ICC Rt 200 East(toll road) to Georgia Ave/Route 97 north toward Olney; Continue approx 6 miles north of Olney to the traffic light at Route 650; turn left onto Route 650/Damascus Rd; continue 1.5 mile to entrance on right.
From PA/North: I-70 west to Rt. 97 south, 8 miles to right onto Rt. 650 Damascus Rd., Farm 1.5 mile on right.
From SE Maryland: Washington Beltway to Rt. 650 north, crossover Georgia Ave/Rt. 97, entrance 1 1/4 mi. on right OR Route 97 to Route 32 to Clarksville; follow local directions via GPS
USEF/USEA Recognized: IP,P
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized: PT,T,T3D,TN,N,BN
USEA Recognized Tests: CT-P,N3D
Fri: Cross-country course open-3 pm.
Sat: All N & BN: Dressage-8 am; Cross-country-10:00 am. Show jumping-12:00 pm
Sun: (All T,& P) Dressage-8 am; Show jumping-9:30 am; Cross-country-11:30 am. CT: P after HT P has concluded. Depending on entry numbers, some T may be offered Saturday.
Novice and Training Level 3-Day Event; SPECIFIC DETAILS TO FOLLOW after CLOSING DATE
Tues/Wed: N and T3D check in; arrival. No arrivals before 2 PM Tuesday nor when dark.
Wed: 9:30 Welcome briefing; ALL riders to attend, First Horse Inspection.
Sat: Show Jumping; mounted awards ceremony.
Stephen Bradley/Lead Clinician; dinners, educational seminars and demonstrations will occur throughout the event.
HT: STARTING TIMES: Available October 24 BY 2 PM ON WEBSITE: www.waredaca.com.
TD: Gammon Nuchols, VA
Judges: Pres: Helen Brettell, VA Dressage Judges: Michelle Henry VA, Sara Leary, VA; SJ Judge: Kathy White
CD: XC: P and T: Robert Butts, MD; N and BN: Steph Butts SJ: Kathy White VA
Classic 3 Day Officials:
TD: Pam Wiedemann, PA
Judges: Ground Jury Pres: Sue Smithson, NC; Ground Jury Member: Mindy Friesen, GA
CD: XC: Robert Butts, MD SJ: Kathy White VA
Send Entries to:
4015 Damascus Rd.
Laytonsville, MD 20882-2105
(301) 570-4191 day (301) 570-0287 fax
(301) 570-2150 during competition
Janey E mail: [email protected]
Farm website: http://www.waredaca.com/
Draw checks to Waredaca, Inc.
Org: Gretchen & Robert Butts, 4015 Damascus Rd., Laytonsville, MD 20882, (301) 570-4191 days; (301) 774-7123 eve.
T3D Co-organizer: Cindy DePorter, Oxford, NC, [email protected].
HT: Prizes & 8 ribbons per division. Cash certificate 1st--3rd. Special prizes detailed in program.
N and T3D AWARDS DETAILED IN 3D PACKETS; MANY SPONSORED PRIZES!
All stabling assignments WILL BE EMAILED AND POSTED ON WEBSITE!! NOT EVERYONE WILL BE STABLED ON GROUNDS SO PLEASE BE ATTENTIVE TO THE POSTED LIST ONCE COMPLETED!
Shavings can be pre-ordered via website; further info from secy.
$50 muck fee (separate check) required for ALL stabling
Stall assignments & directions will be POSTED ON WEBSITE by October 24 for weekend riders.
On Call Vet: Damascus Equine Associates, (301) 253?3992.
HT: $50/stall/night--25 perm. stalls on grounds. No initial bedding.
N and T3D: See details above for shavings, muck fee etc
Ask for special Horse Trials rate! Holiday Inn (Gaithersburg)-12 mi., (301) 948-8900. Camping: Not available.
Test & arena sizes: P-2010 USEF Preliminary Test A-Sm. T-2010 USEF Training Test B-Sm. N-2010 USEF Novice Test B-Sm. BN-2010 USEF Beginner Novice Test B-Sm.
T3D: 2010 USEF Training Three-day Test-Std; N3D: 2011 USEF Novice Three Day Test-Std
FEI PRELIMINARY CT: 2009 FEI One-star Eventing Test B-Std.
Arenas: All weather permanent rings
HT: P-2800 m @ 520 mpm. T-2400 m @ 450 mpm. N-2000 m @ 375mpm. BN-1800 m @ 325mpm. All courses: Average, for horses with some experience at these levels.
CLASSIC NOVICE and TRAINING LEVEL 3-DAY: Participants should expect a championship level course to include water, banks, ditches and suitable combinations. Specific details for A, B, C, and D on website.
Cross-country course closed Sept. 15.
Levels may be divided/combined as entries warrant; state preferences under the Eligible Section and birth date on entry.
Food available on grounds. Dogs must be leashed.
NO motorbikes anywhere on the cross-country course.
Cross-country schooling day, Tuesday October 30 weather/footing permitting.
Many extra activities planned for 3-day participants; more details available, including qualifications on USEA Area II website.
UNRECOGNIZED EVENT AND DR/CT SUNDAY NOVEMBER 4; PRIZE LIST ON WEBSITE.