It’s been a busy and successful 2 weeks for the Oriels. Well done to everyone who competed in Cavan and Barnadown. We had 2 teams qualify for the John Ledingham in Cavan which is fantastic for such a small club! Oriel Angels (Molly, Jane , Victoria & Jessica) were 1st place in Cavan, Wild Runners (Alvin, Megan, Sean & Michael) were 6th!! And well done to The Oreos (Orla, Rachel, Cora & Ciara) who competed in John Ledingham & combined training.
Congratulations to everyone who qualified in the Classic in Cavan. We have qualifiers from the 1m, 1.10m and 1.20m classes consisting of Victoria & Alvin McElwaine, Jane McClean & Sean Bird. Victoria won the 110m & 120m!! I would also like to congratulate Jane McClean who came 1st in the intermediate combined training at Cavan and is going to represent our club and area 7 in the RDS. (Jane rides dressage fri 8th 5-6pm in Ring 1 & sat 9th 7pm show jumping Ring 2. This is a great achievement for our club and we hope to see some of you down there to support her.
Finally at the Barnadown Championship The Oriel Angels were In the ribbons at 6th place & The Wild Runners were 6th in Horsemanship!!! What an amazing Club we have, you should all be very proud of your achievements!!!
A special thank you goes out to Linda Fahey who has trained us all year & was with us in Cavan & Barnadown. Linda is a brilliant coach & all the wins are a credit to her!
SEE IPC WEBSITE FOR MORE DETAILED RULES
Passports must be produced at Tack Inspection. No passport, no competing as per IPC rules.
Stabling is available and should be booked directly with Cavan Equestrian Centre
Strictly no changes after the entry date.
Enquiries to your DC or to Area 7 Representative, Elaine Lait, firstname.lastname@example.org.
All clubs have been allocated duties at the area competition. Please help your club and assist even for a short time. Thank you to all the volunteers without which we would not be possible to run the qualifier. Please show our volunteers and stewards respect and follow their instructions.
Area 7 Festival Qualifier
Hosted by Area 7 clubs
Wednesday 23rd July & Thursday 24th July 2014
at Cavan Equestrian Centre
Wednesday 23rd July
Pure Dressage and Combined Training competitions commence at 9am as per dressage timesheet.
Pure Dressage competitors, please note the dressage test is IPC Novice Dressage test (2014)
Combined Training show jumping will commence as per timesheet.
Numbers will be issued for Dressage and Combined Training. Members taking part may collect their numbers at the secretary’s office and must bring their own number bibs. Please note stocks or collared shirts with Pony Club Tie and Pony Club badges.
Show Jumping Classic will commence in the afternoon after the Combined Training at 3.30pm approx. starting with the Classic Finder at 1m. (Entries online until 12 noon Tuesday 22nd July or €20 on the day)
Thursday 24th July
Intermediate and John Ledingham Show Jumping will commence at 9am with course walk at 8.45am
Robbie Bailey Show Jumping will commence after the John Ledingham at 1pm with course walk at 12.30pm.
Please note Collared shirt with Pony Club Tie and Pony Club badges.
ODE EVENTING QUALIFIFER Annaharvey Farm, Tullamore, Co. Offaly
Sundy 15th June 2014
looking forward to seeing you all there 🙂
more info here
Big congratulations to Jennifer , Chloe and Sabrina on passing their D & D+ tests. And and huge congratulations to Sabrina on passing her C test three tests and all passed in such a short space of time . Well done to all from myself Ian McClean and all the pony club.
Area 7 XC Training
April 2014 at Grange Farm with Sally Corscadden
It iswonderful to see such a great interest in XC training in Area 7. All riders who applied before the closing date have been accommodated. However, due to high numbers of riders wishing to take part, we have had to extend the training to include Monday 21st May with kind permission from Sally.
Please arrive in plenty of time for your lesson to be ready for you allocated time. Riders must be correctly attired in their club pony club sweatshirts, stock or pony club tie, skull hat (no peaked hats), level 3 body protector and clean horses/ponies and tack. It is not necessary to plait.
A $5 fee will apply and all riders should give this to your own organising club official on or before the day. There will be no refund for non arrival. Any surplus from the fees will be given to a local horse charity. Thank you for your co-operation and hope you enjoy the day.
Wednesday 16th April
Group 1 Group 2
Rachel O’Rourke Meath Robert Jones Louth
Katy Quinn Meath Jack Jones Louth
Leah Pollock Meath Lelia Bryne Ward
Tara Carroll Meath Laoise Nolan Ward
Kate Madden Meath Emma Nolan Ward
Philip Shekleton Meath Isabelle Gogarty Meade Meath
Group 3 Group 4
Rachel Kyne Ward Eva Williams Louth
Elvira Guimord Ward Phoenix Williams Louth
Kate Brady Ward Clara Fay Louth
Eilis Ni Cheallaigh Ward Ivan Moffitt Louth
Jack Martin Meath Dillon Dunne Louth
Cathal Mitchell Meath Elena Mullen Meath
Group 5 Group 6
Annie McGinn Louth Lauren Keaveney Cavan
Charlotte Moffitt Louth Caoimhe Bogue Cavan
Clare Hawthorne Cavan Sarah Donnelly Cavan
Lucy Hogan Cavan Abbie Mallaghan Ward
Racel Keaveney Cavan Catherine Duffy Ward
Jordan Kidd Meath Anna Bryne Ward
Thursday 17th April
Group 7 Group 8
Claire Brady Meath Abby Coakley Ward
Catherine Brady Meath Aideen Fay Louth
Hannah Doherty Meath Ellen Matthews Louth
Megan Gannon Ward Rebecca Matthews Louth
Katie Bryne Ward Orla Gallagher Louth
Emma Jane Gannon Ward Rebecca Dillon Meath
Group 9 Group 10
Clare Mullen Meath Cora Ryan Oriel
Ann Berg Ward Maire Bryne Oriel
Iona Pollock Meath Megan Carroll Oriel
Susie Shekleton Meath Melanie O’Donovan Ward
Molly Donegan Ward Leanne Brosnan Ward
Clare Mullen Ward Aisling Brady Cavan
Group 11 Group 12
Molly McClean Oriel Roan Gallagher Louth
Jane McClean Oriel Alvin McElwaine Oriel
Ciara Culleton Oriel Rosanna Angel Louth
Niamh Farrell Meath Aoife Keogh Louth
Alba Mullen Meath Emily McQuillan Louth
Victoria McElwaine Oriel Abby O’Neill Louth
Monday 21st April
Group 13 Group 14
Sarah Hanly Meath Katelyn McMahon Ward
Isabelle O’Donovan Ward Marie Cormican Ward
Libby Duff Ward Josh Gavin Meath
Emily Cosgrave Ward Lauren Donnelly Meath
Clare Madden Meath Caragh Monaghan Meath
Annie Madden Meath Lu Donegan Ward
Rebecca Moore Meath
Amy Quinn Meath
Zach Gavin Meath
David Dowse Ward
Ciara O’Sullivan Ward
Anne Martin Meath
The D & D+ candidates will be examined over the Easter Holidays – to prepare for these tests there will be training in riding and theory over the coming weeks (April 2014) full details on this link:
To get a start on the theory for the exam check out this link
Members from other Area 7 clubs who are eligible for D and D+ are welcome to train and complete the test with us *with your DC’s approval.
*We hope to run a C test in early summer and want to encourage links with our neighboring clubs to allow our members to reach the Pony Clubs high standards together.*
Remember if your eventing this weekend clocks go forward 1 hour !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!