Witheridge Riding Club
We are a very friendly club with lots of competitive, non-competitive ,
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UPDATED 16 July 2021
TIMES COMPETITION - 18TH JULY
SUMMER USE OF THE PAXTON'S FIELD
AREA 12 SUMMER SJ
Area 12 Summer Show Jumping Qualifiers
King Sedgemoor Equestrian Centre
Saturday 31st July 2021
70cm - 1.10m
Show Jumping and Style Jumping
Qualifiers for Lincoln and Hartpury
Hosted by Shipton RC
Schedule and entry details to follow as available.
Please register any interest with Nicky -
As normal, there will be teams and individuals entered as qualifying and non-qualifying entries.
HORSE TRIALS REPORT
A massive congratulations also to Louise Salilsbury who WON her 100 class as a qualifying individual so qualifies for the championships later in the year. Caroline Thompson also competed in the 100 however was just outside the placings.
A massive massive congratulations also to our junior 90 team consisting of Fiona Wedden, Donella Phillips, Hattie Barnes and Freya Wiggins who WON their section qualifying for the championships with Witheridge 1st 2nd and 3rd individually too! Individually Fiona was 1st, Freya was 2nd and Hattie was 3rd.
We also had Phoebe Banbury competing as an individual who finished 4th who also qualifies for the championships as an individual!
Unfortunately, after a lost shoe and a withdrawal the 90 team was not to be, however, Nicky Day finished 5th individually and Leanne Gibbs 7th individually.
We’d like to congratulate our 80cm team on coming 3rd consisting of Helen Banbury, Becky Stanbury, Nicky Day and Rebecca Brown. Nicky also had a great 6th individually. Demelza Barnes and Mary Coe also finished the course, however, we just outside the placings in our second team of Demelza, Mary and Ameila Green.
Cathy Crang also competed as a non-qualifying entry storming clear round the cross country with a couple of unfortunate poles to finish 12th in her section.
Congratulations to our WRC Senior 80 Team at the Arena Eventing Championships at Aston Le Walls on Saturday 22nd May. The team of Rebecca Brown, Mary Coe, Demelza Barnes and Kate Kellaway came 6th out of 18 teams helped by the two clear rounds from Rebecca and Demelza!
NEW DATES ADDED!
Please see our Training page for further details and how to reserve a place.
Committee member, Alison Morrissey, is offering to escort small group rides on Exmoor.
Peer group ride and those coming must feel safe and capable of cantering over open moorland in a group, and their horse confident crossing water. Roughly 2-3 hour circuit, no cost.
If interested contact Alison on
01643 831367 or via email email@example.com
Our AGM was held last Wednesday, 3 March, 2021 via Zoom. Minutes to follow in due course.
Our latest newsletter is available to view in our Members Area.