ElandLodge.com National Hunter Trial Championship Qualifier

SATURDAY, 8TH AUGUST 2020
£38.00

Hunter Trials are a real test of horse and rider partnership, competitors take on the full BE standard Cross Country course. This is held over Eland Lodge’s undulating terrain which runs through grassland and woodland. Great for riders of all abilities, classes range from 50cm – 1m and also include a pairs class.

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Perfect for those of you who love Cross Country, Hunter Trials are a competitive XC only event!

Hunter Trials are a real test of horse and rider partnership, competitors take on the full BE standard Cross Country course. This is held over Eland Lodge’s undulating terrain which runs through grassland and woodland. Great for riders of all abilities, classes range from 50cm – 1m and also includes a pairs class.

These competitions are qualifiers for the Elandlodge.com Hunter Trial Championships which take place at Eland Lodge on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th September 2020.

Class 1: 50cm
Fences: Max. height 50cm (approx. 1’8”)  
Speed: 405mpm
Entry Fee: £38

Class 2: 70cm
Fences: Max. height 70cm (approx. 2’3”)  
Speed: 420mpm
Entry Fee: £38

Class 3: 80cm
Fences: Max. height 80cm (approx. 2’7”)
Speed: 435mpm
Entry Fee: £38
 
Class 4: 80cm Pairs

Fences: Max. height 80cm (approx.. 2’7”)
Speed: 435mpm
Entry Fee: £56

Class 5: 90cm
Fences: Max. height 90cm (approx. 2’11”)
Speed: 450mpm
Entry Fee: £38
 
Class 6: 1m
Fences: Max. height 1m (approx. 3’3”)
Speed: 475mpm
Entry Fee: £38

Entry Fee: 

  • Classes 1, 2, 3, 5 & 6 - £38 
  • Class 4 - £56

Entries close one week prior, or earlier if the event is oversubscribed. Late entries may be accepted after the closing date if space permits, these will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. A £3 late entry fee per class will apply.

Format

  • There will be an undisclosed optimum time in each class
  • The winner will be the rider with the least number of jumping penalties who is closest to the optimum time
  • Certain fences on the Cross Country course may have a black flag option (alternative) but these will attract time or penalty points. These will be clearly marked.

Rules

What to Wear

  • Appropriate cross country competition wear must be worn
  • You must wear an up to standard peakless Hat (as per British Eventing Rules)
  • You must wear an up to standard Body Protector. If an Air Jacket is worn, this must be worn over a standard Body Protector.
  • You will need to provide your own number bib (a limited supply will be available to purchase in our shop on the day)

Rosettes & Prizes
Rosettes and prize vouchers are awarded up to 6th place, dependent on the number of entries per class. Classes may be split into sections.

Pairs Class Dressing Fence: An additional prize is awarded in the 80cm Pairs class, judged on the competitors’ style and togetherness at the dressing fence. This will not affect the overall result.

Times 
Start times will be published 48 hours before the event and will be available on this event page.

Declaring 
Competitors are to declare at the show secretary’s tent to collect their numbers before entering the warm up arena.

Cancellation & Withdrawals

  • You will receive a 100% refund up to one week prior to the event. After this date you will be refunded only if we can fill your space.
  • If you would like to withdraw please contact us via email or phone. 
  • For further information about cancellation and refunds please click here.
£38.00