*** 100 members have NOT renewed or let me know if they do not intend renewing their membership ***

Please Note! If you have not renewed your membership you are not covered by PC Insurance to take part in any Pony Club event or Hunt for the reduced fee as a paid up member.

Area 5 Mounted Games Study Day 26th February at Northop. 1.00pm …

Llysfaen District Combined Training Schedule Attached FDPC_CTNBSch2012 …

Llandyrnog District Rally at Gweryd Lakes Sat 21st Jan followed by Polocrosse practice after lunch …

A few spaces left for the Rally 10.00 am & 11.00 am group. Charge £4 for Rally.
Contact Iona on garethion@hotmail.com if interested.

Polocrosse Training and Fun Session …

Invitation to all PC Members
Venue: Huntersgate, Byley, Cheshire, CW10 9LW
Sunday 22nd January 2011, 1-4pm
Open to all abilities!
Polocrosse training overseen by Tom Simkin (UKPA Coach).
For more information email Joan Deakin: j.deakin@stb.coop OR text Martin Vickers to book your place 07706 936455.
Dress code as per Pony Club rule book. Branch sweatshirts to be worn.
Cost: £7.50 per person, can pay on the day. Cheques payable to CHNPC

Try B4U Buy Day Sat 3rd March at Maelor Equestrian Centre …

Are you or any one you know looking for a new Horse or Pony, do you have one to sell or put out on Loan.
I am running another Try B4U Buy Day.
It costs £10 to book your Horse or Pony in. You will then have the chance of using the facilities to show your Horse or Pony at its best to viewers. If they like what they see, they can then approach you, and if you are happy for them to ride your Horse or Pony, use the facilities to try them out.
Please let as many people as possible know about this event.
If you are interested in entering a Horse or Pony please contact me at garethion@hotmail.com

Area 5 Pony Club Quiz 26th Feb Aberconwy …
Horse & Pony Care Competition 4th March Sir WWW …

If you are interested in representing your branch at either of these competitions please contact Chrissie chrissie@equest.plus.com

NFU Mutual National Quiz …

The NFU National Quiz Final will be held at The Sports Hall (Suggett Centre), Warwickshire College, Moreton Morrell on Sunday 1st April, 2012.
The quiz will consist of 8 rounds and topics are as follows:

  • Round 1 – The Pony Club
  • Round 2 – Map Reading
  • Round 3 – Know Your Horse
  • Round 4 – Rider, Tack and Turnout for Different Disciplines
  • Round 5 – Practical Round (Individual)
  • Round 6 – Foot, Shoeing and Ailments (Pairs)
  • Round 7 – Equestrian Olympics and Paralympics
  • Round 8 – Picture Round.

Branch and Centre Teams must be made up of the following members:

  • 1 member any age under 12 on 1st January, 2012
  • 1 member any age under 14 on 1st January, 2012
  • 1 member any age under 16 on 1st January, 2012
  • 1 member any age under 21 on 1st January, 2012

The highest placed Branch and highest placed Centre from each Area will qualify for the National Final. Should the qualifying team be unable or not wish to attend, qualification may be passed down the line to the next team able to attend. Apart from the one team member who holds the AH test all other team members may hold up to and including the ‘B’ test.

Horse and Pony Care Competition …

  • Junior Team : 3 members. Ages to be 13 years & under on 1st Jan 2012. 1 member to be 11 years or under on 1st Jan 2012
  • Senior Team : 3 members age 14 – 21at 1st Jan 2012. 1 member to be 16 or under 1st Jan 2012.

More Information re Quiz & H&P Care Competition on the Main Pony Club Website www.pcuk.org under Members Activities

Dates …

  • AGM 13th Feb 2012
  • Pony Club meet 14th Feb 2012
  • Camp Dates
  • Mini Camp 27th – 29th July 2012
  • Main Camp 30th July – 3rd Aug
  • Associates Camp 16th – 19th July