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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 2020

We normally look after the Light Horse Section of the annual Great Harwood Show, we’ll update this page closer to next years event.

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 –Postponed until 22/09
18th August 2019The Showground, Great HarwoodPoints ShowVHS
15th September 2019The Showground, Great HarwoodPoints ShowTrophy Show
22nd September 2019The Showground, Great HarwoodPoints ShowTBC

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

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.

End Of Season Points – 2017

Our end of season championship list for the 2017 showing season has now been released. 

We advise checking these closely to ensure that they’re correct for your particular classes, any issues should be raised as a matter of urgency with Elaine Nellist, details of who can be found on our Committee page.

If you haven’t already purchased tickets for our Presentation Evening, tickets are now available to purchase by visiting our Presentation page.

ADRC Points 2017

Well done to all of our members!

Fancy Dress – Inspiration

Our Fancy Dress class makes a welcome return this weekend for our annual Trophy Show, so to give you some inspiration for your design this year here are a few from last year’s strongly contested class.

Entries can be made on the day by visiting the booking in tent for more information. Good Luck!