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Horse Trials and Mini-Trials Announcements

Posted by Andrew on August 9, 2016

EHSC Recognized Horse Trials Saturday, Aug. 13 and Sunday Aug. 14 Horse Trials ~

In preparation for our annual Horse Trials – the second-oldest running trials in the United States – Erie Hunt and Saddle Club President Peg Hull will be on the grounds every day this week from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the clubhouse, 6840 Old State Road, Edinboro PA  16412.

 “Please help where you can,” Peg says, adding with a wink, “Stop on in and I’ll give you a job.” Peg’s number is 397-8381.

~Jump judges are desperately needed! no experience necessary, training provided! Saturday August 13 from noon until 3pm and Sunday August 14 from 8am until noon.  Call Michele Plazony (630) 212-7234 or (814) 790-4729

~This Tuesday, Karen Copus need help setting up the dressage ring starting at about 5 p.m.

~This Wednesday, Lew Trumble needs help setting up the jump course starting at about 2:00 p.m.


~This Thursday, we need help setting up tents and decorating the cross-country course.

~And, especially this Friday, check the list on the bulletin board in the clubhouse for the to-do list.

We will be ready for our most exciting annual weekend by 3 p.m. this Friday.

Changes to EHSC Mini Trials on  August 28th:


~This year, for the first time, our Mini Horse Trials will be part of the North East Ohio Mini Trial Association (NEOMTA), of which we are now a member. ww.minitrialassociation.org

~The dress code for the Mini Horse Trials is: You may ride dressage in a short-or-long-sleeved shirt with a collar that should be tucked into your pants. If the pants have belt loops, you need a belt. Jodhpur boots with jodhpurs and tall boots or designed-to-match chaps or jodhpur boots are permissible. Braiding is optional.

~The entry fee for all the divisions is $55.

~The stabling fees are $35 a night (Saturday, 10 a.m. to Sunday at 7 p.m.) The stabling fee for the entire weekend (Friday, 5 p.m. to Sunday, 7 p.m.) is $45. Tack stalls are $5 a night. The late entry fee is $20.

~The new closing date for entries is Wednesday, August 17th.

~You may also enter online at www.equestrianentries.com

Please ignore the discrepancies in the 2016 Showbook regarding the above information.

 If you have any questions, call, text or email Wendy Bolding (814) 440-1696 or wenbolding@msn.com