ARENA TREC
Sunday 12th May 2019
Brinsbury Equine Campus, Pulborough RH20 1DL

Members £15 per class (pairs £25)
Non members £18 per class (pairs £30)

Enter online at http://www.gdrc.co.uk/events/ Later today
Entries close Thursday 9th May 2019
Times will be posted on FB & GDRC website Friday 10th May PM.

ALL enquiries to Lisa Hilder- 07813171155, tallulah.hill@ntlworld.com

Classes

1. In-hand. Open to all. Suitable for first timers and beginners. Shortened MA (control of paces) which will be judged in slow trot and fast walk. Handlers must wear a hard hat (conforming to rules section below), sensible footwear and gloves. Equines may wear a bridle or controller type headcollar. A schooling whip may be carried in this class only.
2. Starters. Suitable for first timers and beginners. Open to riders not to have been placed in any arena trec classes. MA (control of paces judged in slow canter, fast walk) PTV obstacles equivalent to level one.
3. Newcomers. Suitable for beginners. Open to riders not to have been placed in two or more arena trec classes. PTV obstacles equivalent to level one.
4. Pairs. Open to all. 1st horse and rider performs the MA in canter and all obstacles, 2nd horse and rider performs all obstacles and MA in walk. 
5. Intermediate. (if sufficient entries) Horse and rider combination not to have been placed 1st in three or more intermediate classes, or to have won twice in any open class. PTV obstacles equivalent to level 1/2.
General rules and conditions

Rules as per the Trec GB rule book (available to download from TrecGB.com
1. Competition is open to all equines (horses, ponies, mules, donkeys etc) over the age of 4 years of age.
2. Riders any age; juniors may ride horses and seniors may ride ponies.
3. Hard hats MUST conform to the standard recommended by the BHS (PAS 015 or ASTMF 1163 and bearing kite mark or SEI) chinstraps MUST be fastened.
4. Riders may choose to wear a body protector or air jacket during any phase of the competition.
5. Tack and dress informal but safe and sensible. Sensible footwear MUST be worn.
6. Standing martingales and other fixed reins are forbidden. If a running martingale is worn the horse must be led from a headcollar and lead rope for led PTV obstacles.
7. Whips must not exceed 75cm (except class one where a schooling whip is permitted). Spurs, if worn, must be rounded and not exceed 3.5cm length and point downwards.
8. The judges and officials decision is final. Uncorrected error on the PTV course will result in ZERO score for the PTV.
9. Elimination may result for the following reasons, and subject to the judge’s decision- excessive use of the whip, abusive language, dangerous riding.
10. No horse or pony etc may compete more than once per class.
11. No dogs are allowed on site. Please do NOT bring your dog!
12. No equine to be tied up outside and left unattended.

*PLEASE NOTE- Passports MUST be presented to the secretary/ official before unloading your horse/pony. Please check our website/ FB page for up to date information regarding Equine Flu prior to attending the event*

This is a fun, welcoming event and help will be provided to first timers. Come and have a go!