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2nd Points Show 2019 – Members Trophy Show

Our show season continues this year on Sunday 19th May at our Show Ground in Great Harwood. Our May Show is dedicated to John Hall, who was part of our club for a number of years.

Judges: – Confirmed Monday 13th May

In Hand:To be confirmed
Ridden:To be confirmed
Working Hunter / Equitation:To be confirmed

We’ve got an action-packed day with over 50 classes taking place. You can find our schedule online now.


Entry Fees:

Members:£5.00 per class
Non Members:£8.00 per class
Novelty Class:£2.50 (Members / Non Members
Trial Jumping: £2.00 payable at the ringside

First Aid cover is £2.00 per number per event


Refreshments:

We’ve got a brand new, very experienced catering provider for our 2019 showing season. Please show your support to ensure that this service continues into the future.


Membership is available on the day from the secretaries tent.

Equifest qualifier

Follow the day on Facebook

1st Points Show 2019

Our show season starts this year on Sunday 21st April at our Show Ground in Great Harwood.

Judges:

In Hand:L.Gibbons
Ridden:G.Steeden
Working Hunter / Equitation:L.Johnson

We’ve got an action-packed day with over 50 classes taking place. You can find our schedule online now.

Each First place prize winner at our April show will win a rosette and an Easter egg as it’s Easter Sunday.


Entry Fees:

Members:£5.00 per class
Non Members:£8.00 per class
Novelty Class:£2.50 (Members / Non Members
Trial Jumping: £2.00 payable at the ringside

First Aid cover is £2.00 per number per event


Refreshments:

We’ve got a brand new, very experienced catering provider for our 2019 showing season. Please show your support to ensure that this service continues into the future.


Membership is available on the day from the secretaries tent.

VHS and Equifest qualifiers

Follow the day on Facebook

Great Harwood Agricultural Show 2019

The annual Great Harwood Agricultural Show takes place on Monday 27th May 2019. Once again Accrington & District Riding Club will be running the light horse section.

Show Dates – 2019

Our 2019 Show Dates are now available for your diary below;

2019 Events:

Great Harwood Show – Monday 27th May 2019 – Light Horse Section – Schedule available soon

Points Show schedule is available now here.

Date:Location:EventQualifier
21st April 2019The Showground, Great HarwoodPoints ShowVHS & Equifest
19th May 2019The Showground, Great HarwoodPoints ShowMembers trophy show & Equifest
Monday 27th May 2019The Showground, Great HarwoodGreat Harwood Shoow – scheduleSee schedule
16th June 2019The Showground, Great HarwoodPoints ShowTSR & Equifest
21st July 2019The Showground, Great HarwoodPoints ShowNCPA & Equifest
18th August 2019The Showground, Great HarwoodPoints ShowVHS
15th September 2019The Showground, Great HarwoodPoints ShowTrophy Show

AGM – Monday 3rd December

Our Annual General Meeting will take place on Monday 3rd December 2018 at The Forts Arms, Clayton-Le-Moors.

The event is your chance to help shape the future of our club and discuss your ideas with our committee. All are welcome to attend from 8pm. 

The Forts Arms, Clayton-Le-Moors

1 Lower Barnes St, Clayton-le-Moors, Accrington BB5 5TA

Presentation Evening – Friday 9th November 2018

Our annual presentation evening will once again be held at Brooks Club, Accrington. The event takes place on Friday 9th November 2018 with tickets now available to purchase.

Tickets are priced at £12.00 including supper (Potato Pie or a Vegetarian option). All tickets must be purchased in advance, tickets will not be available on the day. 

The event commences at 19:15 with the Presentation taking place at 20:00.

Tickets can be purchased by contacting Elaine Nellist by Monday 5th November 2018.

We look forward to seeing you there on the night!

Venue Details:

Brooks Club, Infant Street, Accrington, BB5 1DZ

 

 

September Trophy Show – Sunday 16th September 2018

Our September points and Trophy show takes place on Sunday 16th September 2018.

Judges for our final points show of 2018 can be found below:

In Hand – Mr J Lloyd

Ridden – Ms C Smallbone

Equitation / Working Hunter – Ms C Massey

Our schedule can be found here

If you’re attending don’t forget to join our Facebook Event 

We’re currently working on the final touches of our Presentation Evening on Friday 9th November tickets are available to purchase at our September show.

August Points Show – Sunday 19th August 2018

Our August points show takes place on Sunday 19th August 2018. Our schedule can be found at http://www.accringtonridingclub.co.uk/show-dates-2018/ 

Judges have now been confirmed for this weekend:

In Hand – Ms L Warbrick 

Ridden – Ms A Watson

Equitation / Working Hunter – Ms L Gibbons

 

If you’re attending don’t forget to join our Facebook Event 

1st Points Show – Postponed

Due to poor weather conditions, our 1st Points Show of 2018 has unfortunately been postponed. We have rearranged this event for the 29th July 2018.

Apologies for the disappointment however safety is our number one priority. 

 

 

Members Update – October

Dear Member,

May I take this opportunity to thank you for your continued support during 2017.

Our points championship list for the 2017 season is now available, It is important that you check the list and report any discrepancies to me as soon as possible.

The special awards as usual will be announced on the night of the presentation dance to be held on Friday 10th November at The Brooks Club, Accrington to commence at 7.15pm the presentation being at 8.00pm prompt. Tickets are priced at £12.00 which includes a hot supper of either Potato Pie or a vegetarian option and a choice of desserts (all tickets must be purchased in advance). All sponsors will receive one free supper ticket, so please contact me if you require your complimentary ticket. Once again a tombola will be held at the presentation evening, all proceeds go into our club funds to support the club activities, so any donation of prizes will be gratefully accepted.

Please note there will only be 200 tickets allocated on a first come first served basis therefore it is essential you send in your request early enough. Last date for receiving the request will be Monday 6th November to ensure enough time to order suppers etc. and MUST be paid for in advance – No ticket no admission.

Any trophies not yet returned, please do so, CLEANED, as a matter of urgency to any committee member or Whalley Cornmills, remember the committee reserve the right to deduct points for trophies not returned. Any problems please ring me ASAP.

Best wishes

Elaine

Elaine & the committee.